January 20, 1957- January 18, 2014
Slininger-Rossow Funeral Home is in charge of funeral services for Ricky Clark, 56, of Ogden. Services will be 11:00am Thursday, January 23, 2014 at First United Presbyterian Church in Grand Junction. Friends are invited to visit with the family starting at 10am Thursday at the church. Burial will be in the Beaver Township Cemetery.
Ricky Lee Clark was born January 20, 1957 at Jefferson, Iowa to Charles and Clara Busch Clark. He was one of four boys that grew up on a farm in rural Boone County. Rick died January 18, 2014 at his parent’s home in Boone County. He was 56 years of age.
As a boy, Ricky was active in 4-H and had a real love for horses. As he grew older he enjoyed hunting. After graduating from Ogden High School, Ricky married Loraine McCoy. They lived in Beaver, Iowa where they adopted and raised a boy and a girl.
Over the years, Ricky worked at several businesses in Ogden. He was an over-the-road trucker for different companies and, before he was unable to work due to failing health, he was trucking for himself. Ricky enjoyed his children when he wasn’t on the road.
Ricky is survived by Loraine of Beaver, IA; two children: Toby Clark of Ames, IA and Anna Clark of Beaver, IA; parents: Charles and Clara Clark of Ogden, IA; three brothers: Dennis ( Brenda) Clark of Shawnee, KS, Timothy Clark of Ogden, IA and Randy (Terri) Clark of Troy, IL; other relative and lots of friends.Information provided by: Slininger-Rossow Funeral Home 119 West Lincolnway PO Box 108 Jefferson, Iowa 50129 515.386.2171 www.sliningerrossowfuneralhome.com