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“We are so sorry to learn of Doug's passing, and he did indeed create fond, warm memories for many of us. He worked a number of years with my Dad, of...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Ralph Hoffman - Friend

“The family of The Clarks and families Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time of sadness. Roseann Cross and family ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“Doug & MaryJane were long time friends of my parents, I grew up with their kids, Doug was a wonderful man, father and great friend. I know he will be...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Lisa (Berryann) Benjamin

“I love u grandpa u will surely be missed and u were my fishing buddy and many campi gfires ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Kevin James Ashley - Belton, TX

“Dear Mary Jane and family please accept our love and sympathy to all of you. We will always remember our visits camping and all the fun times. We...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Diane & Sherman Lane - Catskill, NY

“Doug was a wonderful man, always had a smile and a warm hug. He was one of a kind. I remember when I was a teenager and Doug and Mary came to our...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Deana and Tim March - Family

“My deepest sympathy Mary Jane and children. Doug was a kind, loving and wonderful husband, father and friend. He will be missed by all. Please...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Evelyn Turk Troy - Ocala, FL

“Mary Jane, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. I pray that God lifts up the burden of sorrow from each of you. My...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Sandy Crisco - Germantown, NY

“Dear Mary Jane and all your family, Your loss is shared by everyone at Palatine Manor. Doug was the most special person; we all will miss him so. ...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Kathy Patterson - Germantown, NY

“I am so sorry to hear about Doug .He was the most sweetness man I know.you were like family to me and always cared.i have a lot of great memory with...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Betty Carr - Rockhill, SC

“Dear Mary Jane, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Eileen Ryan ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Eileen Ryan - Germantown, NY

“Mary Jane & Family,sorry to hear of dougs passing. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Jack, Susan Davis - NY

GERMANTOWN…. Douglas W. Clark, 87, of Church Ave. and formerly of Rion Rd in Chichester died Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at his residence. Born February 21, 1929 in Chichester he was the son of the late Orlando and Alma Clark.

Doug was employed for over 28 years for the Ulster County Highway Department as a heavy equipment operator and later as a Foreman before retiring in 1991. He loved the outdoors, camping, hunting, fishing and golfing. He was a long time member of the M.F. Whitney Hose Co. in Phoenicia.

Survivors include his wife, with whom he recently celebrated their 55th Wedding Anniversary, Mary Jane Clark. 3 Daughters: Kim Bailey of Texas, Jodi Rosa of Lake Katrine and Heidi Thompson of Haines Falls. 1 Son: Jeffrey D. Clark of Walton 1 Sister: June Winnie of Olivebridge 7 Grandchildren, 3 Great Grand Daughters, and several Nieces and Nephews also survive. He was predeceased by 3 Brothers: Walter, Richard and Edward Clark and 1 Sister: Lillian Johnson.

His Funeral Service will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday at the E.B. Gormley Funeral Home, Main St., Phoenicia. Friends will be received Monday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Burial will follow in the Shandaken Rural Cemetery. Expressions of condolence may be shared with the family @GormleyFuneralHome.com.

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