Peacefully, at South Huron Hospital, Exeter, on Wednesday, October 19, 2011 Elliott Wayne Clarke of Grand Bend, passed away in his 67th year. Beloved husband of Kathleen “Kay” (Lawson) Clarke for over 46 years. Loving father of Wayne Clarke of Nanaimo B.C., Brian and Dawn Clarke of Winnipeg, Man and Cathy and Decky Memah of Toronto. Dear grandfather of 7 grandchildren. Loved son-in-law of Margaret and Ken Baker and the late Gerald Lawson. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Betty Oldacre, Ruth Clarke, Allen Lawson and Pat, Edwin and Francis Lawson and Gwen and James Rohde. Sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Melvin and Eva (Epps) Clarke, one brother Ernie Clarke, one sister Mae (Reg) Watterworth and brother-in-law Ken Oldacre. Elliott was a long time employee of Canadian Tire and Ideal Supply in Exeter.
According to Elliott’s wishes there will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation has taken place.
Memorial contributions may be made to the South Huron Hospital Foundation.