October 13, 2023
Death Notice of Larry Clarke
Larry Walter Clarke, of London, passed away at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hamilton on Friday, October 13th, 2023 in his 81st year. Beloved husband of the late Rennie Clarke. Loving father of Rob (Helen) Clarke of Brantford, Kevin (Beverly) Clarke of Kitchener and daughter-in-law Kim Clarke Montreal. Stepfather of Brenda (Dave) Erb of Dashwood, Pauline (Ed) Monden of Brodhagen, Irene (Morris) Van De Walle of St. Mary’s, Mona (Graham) Hennigar of Nova Scotia, Brian (Jen) Brand of St. Mary’s, and Julia (Darrin) Reid of Nunavut. Also remembered by his 9 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Step-grandfather of 16 and great-step-grandfather of 15. Dear brother of Marion McKenzie, and Sandra Scase (Darrel). Brother-in-law of Reino (Gerrit) Wilts, Sue Ann Van Oostveen, Ettie Ramsay and Pat (Pete) Pryde. Predeceased by his wife Rennie Clarke, his son Randy Clarke, his stepdaughter Karen Brand, his sister Sheila Lunz, his sister-in-law Hessie (John) Veninga, and his bothers-in-law Jim McKenzie, Wayne Van Oostveen, and Greg Ramsay.
A private memorial service will be held. Interment of cremated remains at Maplewood Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to Alzheimer Society of Canada would be appreciated by the family.