Peacefully, at LHSC-University Hospital, London, with his family at his side, on Tuesday, November 26, 2013, of RR 3 Ilderton, age 89 years. Beloved husband of Doris (Olde) Loft for 58 years. Cherished father of Karen and Gerald Zavitz of Komoka, and Ann and Todd Charlton of Denfield. Proud grandfather of Scott and Cori Charlton. Dear brother of Ruth Loft of London and Mary and Dan Eadie of Ayr. Predeceased by his sister Una Loft (2010). Clarke farmed near Ilderton his entire life and drove a school bus for Murphy Bus Lines for 29 years and enjoyed the kids everyday. Clarke loved singing, hockey and his family and friends. The family would like to thank the Internal Medicine and Cardiac Care Staff from University Hospital for their compassion and care.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Friday, November 29th at 11 AM with Rev. Barbara Clark officiating. Interment Littlewood Cemetery, Middlesex Centre.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Ilderton United Church or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.