Dennis L. “Yogi” Clark, 46, of Richmond, passed away Wednesday, May 14, 2008, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Mo.
Yogi was born Dec. 4, 1961, in Richmond, the son of John W. and Helen (Cox) Clark. He attended Richmond Schools and was a member of the FFA, Painters Union Local 1881 and Painters Council District #3.
Survivors include: his father, John “Jay” Clark of Richmond; his wife, Mary, of the home; two daughters and one son-in-law, Cassie Clark, Lesa Dunwoodie and her husband, Mark; one son, Dennis Clark II; two brothers and sisters-in-law, John Clark and his wife, Nina, of Orrick, and Arthur Clark and his wife, Maigan, of Richmond; four sisters and two brothers-in-law, Helen Whitworth of LaPointe, Texas; June Whitworth and her husband, Bill, of Polo, Nancy Baker of Richmond, and Arlene Karr and her husband, Stan, of Independence; five grandchildren, Jeremiah, Mason, T.K., Dystani and Eric III; and several nieces and nephews.
His mother, Helen, three sisters, Darla, Judy and Joyce, one nephew, James Darnell, and brother-in-law, Ronnie Whitworth, preceded him in death.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be given to the funeral home to help with final expenses.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, May 16, at Polly Funeral Home in Richmond. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, May 17, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Braymer.
Arrangements are under the direction of Polley Funeral Home in Richmond.