Mr Roger P Clarkin

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Roger P. Clarkin, 79, passed away on February 19, 2020 in Atlanta, Georgia after a brief illness.
He leaves behind his wife of 20 years, Susan Clarkin (nee Podolski), daughter, Allison McKenzie of Leominster, MA, daughter, Mary Kathryn Francis of Nashua, NH , and son Andrew Clarkin of Glastonbury, CT as well as numerous grandchildren. Born in Nashua, NH on March 18, 1940, Roger grew up and also raised his family in Fitchburg, MA.
He was the son of Kenneth and Eleanor Clarkin. After graduating from Notre Dame High School in Fitchburg, he began working in the construction field. Roger worked in the construction industry beginning as a laborer and working up to VP of Estimating. He worked for companies in MA, NH, and GA. Roger was employed by companies such as Crowley Corp., Tocci Building Corporation, Wrenn Associates, and Spaulding & Slye. In later life, he moved to Peachtree City, GA.
Roger was an avid sports fan, remaining loyal to the New England and Boston teams to the end. In addition to team sports, Roger had a passion for horse racing, especially enjoying the Kentucky Derby every year.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 22nd at 5 PM at the Carmichael-Hemperley Funeral Home in Peachtree City, GA.