Skip to main content

Wallace David Clark Sr.

July 21, 2013

Wallace David Clark Sr., died Friday, July 19, 2013.
He was born August 2, 1920 in Brockway.
He was a decorated WWII veteran with the U.S. Army as a survivor of five major battles and several missions during the war and was honorably discharged from the service at the rank of sergeant.
He was a retired employee of Stackpole Carbon Company of St. Marys and Elk County at the Ridgway Courthouse. He served as constable in Fox Township and as a volunteer firefighter for Fox Township in Kersey.
He is survived by a son, Wallace Jr. of Fredericksburg, Va.; four grandchildren, David Clark of Oak Ridge, Tenn, Kristen Clark of Ruther Glen, Va., and Heather Clark and Michael Clark of Knoxville, Tenn.; three great-grandchildren, Caleb, Ian, and Ameila; two sisters, Violet Preston of Munderf and JoAnn Davis of Berkley Springs, W.Va.; and a brother, Willard Clark of Brockport. He is also survived by longtime friend Kathleen "Boots" Young of St. Marys.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Helen E. Kalgren Clark; and a daughter, Peggy.
Funeral Services for Wallace David Clark Sr. will be held at 8 p.m. on Tuesday at the Carlson-Shugarts Funeral Home in Brockway with Pastor Faith Bryan officiating.
Interment will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens in Ridgway.
Friends will be received Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at Carlson-Shugarts Funeral Home in Brockway.

A win for Elk County Catholic boys basketball over a state-ranked rival gave ECC the No. 1 seed in...
The Elk County Catholic Crusader basketball team picked up another victory Saturday evening as they...
The St. Marys Area gymnastics squad won their third meet of the season Saturday afternoon as they...
On March 14, 2012, Governor Tom Corbett signed into law a contentious piece of legislation...