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James D. Clarke

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.




Guestbook

Dear Betty and Family,
You are all in our thoughts and prayers.We are so very sad to hear about Jimmy.
BUT we too, have lots of wonderful memories to hold on to. He was a great cousin!
Love,
Jerri and Bob Fiolek

SIS Jul 2 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Clarke

Darlyn velzy Jun 29 2017 12:00 AM

Betty,
My sincere sympathies to you and your family on Jim's passing.

Gary Grandusky Jun 28 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Clarke

Mr. & Mrs. Covert Jun 28 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Clarke

Jamie Hendrickson Jun 28 2017 12:00 AM

Dear Betty , I'm so sorry to her of the passing of Jim. He was a good neighbor up on the hill. He kept an eye on things for me for 40 years. He will be missed. Sincerly Ted Smith .

ted smith Jun 27 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Clarke

Trisha,Mike, and Araya! Jun 27 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James Clarke

Dan & Bette DiStasio Jun 26 2017 12:00 AM