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James D. Clarke

December 7, 1938 ~ June 26, 2017 (age 78)

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James D Clarke, 78, of Forestville, NY passed peacefully surrounded by family June 26, 2017.

Jim was born December 07, 1938 in Buffalo, NY to the late Gilman Clarke and Dorothy Bogue.

He worked for Great Lakes Printing, Dunkirk, NY as a printer for 34 years. Jim enjoyed hunting, bee keeping, painting, gardening and repairing TV’s.

Loving husband to Betty L. Felt for 57 years, cherished father to Jamie D(Bill O’Neill) Potter, Desiree L. Coon, William D. (Roselyn M.) Clarke and Dorothy M. (John Clement) Clarke; grandfather to Kristin A. (Eric) Potter, Jeremy W. (Kelly) Coon, Jennifer Clarke, Justin (Jake)Koch, Trisha L Moritz, John C., Grace C , Joshua and Charlie Clement, Dakoda Mekus, Michael Harris, Nicole Reily and Aimee O’Neill; great grandfather to Donovan, Camden, Teagan, Jade, Connor, Kaitlyn, Aidan and Araya; brother to Daryl (Penny) Clarke, Tom ( Margie) Clarke, Gilman Clarke, Joann (Dan) Linenfelser and Clara Brown also survived by many beloved nieces, nephews and cousins.

Private Services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Interment in Cherry Creek Central Cemetery.


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