Delos W. Clark 90, of Camden, NY passed away January 24, 2017 at Upstate University Hospital, Syracuse, NY. He was born July 26, 1926 in Redfield, NY a son of Willis & Matilda Lago Clark. On August 18, 1945, he married the former Shirley M. Champion in Sandy Creek, NY. She passed away January 12, 2000. Delos was a farmer for most of his life running a family farm in Redfield, NY while also working for Camden Wire Co., He retired from farming in 1973. He then worked at Omega Wire for many years before retiring in 1989. He was also a self-employed carpenter and woodworker for many years. Besides working in his woodshop, he enjoyed playing cards, Square Dancing, camping and loved deer hunting and telling of the stories and memories. He was also a former member of the Co-Operative Extension and Grange.
Surviving are two sons, Dwight & Charree Clark, Columbia, MD and Terry & Pam Clark, West Amboy, NY, seven grandchildren, Kimberly, Peter, Laura, Daryl, Terry, Jr., Daniel and Amanda, 14 great grandchildren, Peter, Jr., Andrew, Paul, Mary, Caleb, Noah, D.J., Maddie, Haylee, Sidney, Connor, McKayla, Madison and Mackenzie, and a special longtime companion, Hazel Walker, Camden, NY and several nieces & nephews. He was also predeceased by a son, Randy Clark on June 5, 1975 and a daughter, Brenda Boardman on April 1, 2009 along with 7 sisters and 2 brothers.
Funeral services will be held 11:00am Saturday from LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Inc., Camden, NY. Spring interment St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Taberg, NY. Calling hours will be held Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home, 109 Main Street. Memorial contributions may be made to Camden Vol. Fire Dept., and/or an animal Shelter of one’s choice.