March 14, 1928 - Oct. 13, 2007
GREENWICH - Robert L. Clarke, 79, of Greenwich, died Saturday at Willard Healthcare Center, after an extended illness.
He was born March 14, 1928 in Ashland and lived most of his life in the Greenwich area. He farmed and worked for the railroad.
Survivors include several children; half-brothers, Joseph (Jean) Hulme of Ashland and Richard (Norma) Hulme of Colorado Springs, Colo.; half-sister, Grace (Charlie) Haaf of Riverview, Fla.; many nieces, nephews, cousins and special caretakers, Tom and Jean Ringler and Dale and Barb Brennan.
He was preceded in death by biological parents, Lawrence and Lois (Reese) Hulme; stepmother, Gwendolyn Hulme; legal guardians, Fred and Kathleen Clarke; and numerous aunts and uncles.
Funeral services will take place 2 p.m. Tuesday at Eastman Funeral Home, 49 W. Main St., Greenwich, with the Rev. Georgette Gaston of the Greenwich Methodist Church officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwich Greenlawn Cemetery.