John Sherman Clark, age 80 of Moravian Trail, Tippecanoe, Harrison County, Ohio died at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 15, 2014 in his home. He was a three year pancreatic cancer survivor. He was born in Nottingham Township, Harrison County, Ohio on October 25, 1933. He was a son of the late Albert Leland Clark and Mabel Faye Smith Clark. John was a 1951 graduate of Freeport High School.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, July 18 in the Deersville United Methodist Church. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 19 in the church with Keith Cope officiating. Burial will follow in Patterson Union Cemetery, Deersville.
Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Hope Lodge of the American Cancer Society, 11432 Mayfield Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 or the Woody Paul Blanket Mission, in care of Deersville United Methodist Church, Box 59, Deersville, Ohio 44693, or Community Hospice of Tuscarawas County, 716 Commercial Ave SW, New Philadelphia 44663.
Arrangements were handled by Koch Funeral Home, Freeport (740) 658-3470. Online condolences may be made on the funeral home’s website. www.kochfuneralhome.net
Look for a full obituary in an upcoming edition of the News-Herald