Reta M. Clark, 86, of New London, died Thursday, August 8, 2013 at The Laurels of New London. She was born on November 6, 1926, at home in Milan, Missouri; daughter to the late Charles and Sarah (Page) Cotter.
Reta graduated from Green City School in Missouri. She was a bookkeeper for Clark Bros. Garage for 30 years. Her most important role though, was that of a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She completed reading through the Bible.
She was a member of the New London Alliance Church.
Reta will be missed by her daughters, Leta (Ed) Stapleton of Bradner, Ohio; Harrisileen Williams of Knob Noster, Missouri and Sarah Conley of New London; 6 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her 1st husband, Harrison V. King in 1953; 2nd husband, Eugene Clark in 2013; son-in-law, Clinton Williams and siblings, Bertha Cotter, Goldie Howell, John Cotter.
A visitation will be held on Sunday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Eastman Funeral Home, 200 W. Main St., New London where a service will be held Monday at 10 a.m. with Pastor Doug Lang officiating. Burial will follow at Grove Street Cemetery, New London. If desired, memorial contributions may be given to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870; New London Alliance Church, 4625 State Route 162 West, New London, Ohio 44851 or The Laurels of New London Activity Fund, 204 West Main Street, New London, Ohio 44851. Words of sympathy may be expressed online at www.eastmanfuneralhome.com.