Michael Clark


Michael F. Clark, 76, of Ottumwa died at 5:33 p.m. December 5, 2021 under the care of Hospice Serving Davis and Wapello Counties.

He was born October 19, 1945 in Ottumwa to Harry and Lottie Grimes Clark. He married Marcella Jaquinot and they later divorced.

A 1963 graduate of Ottumwa High School, he had worked at Al-Jon for 32 years and retired as a realtor.

Michael had attended The Bridge Church.

He loved driving his jeep, going to the river, hunting, golfing, running, dancing in his cowboy boots and attending family gatherings.

He is survived by his two daughters, April Lewis and Alesia (Mark) Van Velsor both of Ottumwa; 6 grandchildren, Adam Kulmatycki (Kari Bowen), Arielle (Quincey) Hensley, Drake and Dawson Lewis, Kaley (Derek) Craff and Karsten Van Velsor; 3 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Adam Clark; 2 brothers, Harry “Sparky” Clark Jr. and Jerry Clark; and two sisters, Alice Cochell and Juanita Reed.

His body has been cremated. A time to celebrate his life will be held every year.

Memorials may be made to the family.

Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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