Marvin E. Clark
80, of Hannibal
Marvin E. Clark, 80 of Hannibal, MO died at 7:55 p.m. December 31, 2012, at the Beth Haven Nursing Home in Hannibal, MO.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 3, 2013, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Hannibal, MO. Fr. Mike Quinn and Fr. Pat Pierceall will officiate. Burial will be at Holy Family Cemetery in Hannibal, MO.
Visitation will be Thursday, January 3, 2012, from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the church.
Mr. Clark was born February 9, 1932 in Hannibal, MO to Ernest and Alleen Lightbody Clark.
He was married on July 10, 1959, to Dobrinka Pavlovic in Burlington, Iowa. She survives.
Also surviving are five children: Martin Clark, Archie Clark, Katherine Cornelius, Stephen Clark, and Suzanne Ridenhour; six grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
Mr. Clark was preceded in death by his parents.
Marvin was a 1950 graduate of Hannibal High School. He retired from the Burlington Northern Railroad as a conductor after 42 years of service. Marvin enjoyed gardening and watching St. Louis Cardinal’s Baseball. He especially enjoyed trips to watch the Cardinals in spring training with his wife to St. Petersburg, FL and Jupiter, FL. Marvin was a Third Degree member of the Hannibal Knights of Columbus Council #907 and a member of Holy Family Catholic Church where he enjoyed being an usher for many years.
Pallbearers will be Darryl Pryor, Tom Murphy, Robbie Ferrel, Roy Que Ferrel Jr., Gary Tucker and Jerry Distler.
Honorary pallbearers will be Bill Willett, James Murphy, Kenneth Dusenberry, and Harley Hirner.
Memorials may be made to Holy Family Catholic Church in care of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home of Hannibal, MO.
Online condolences may be made at www.jamesodonnellfuneralhome.com