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Monday, January 11, 2021

Obituary - Michael R. Clark

Michael R. Clark, age 60, of Peculiar, Missouri, passed away on Sunday, January 3, 2021 in Kansas City, Missouri.

At this time, services for Mike are pending. 

Mike was born in Lancaster, Nebraska to William and Alice (Dority) Clark on March 20, 1960. After graduating high school, Mike served for over two years in the US Navy. Upon his discharge from service, Mike continued his education before making a career as a truck driver. 

For over forty years, Mike showed his incredible work ethic as a self-employed long haul truck driver. In the late fall of 1982, Mike was joined in marriage with his wife, Sonja (Rice) on November 13th. 

He was a devoted husband to his loving bride and together they were blessed with two children, Samantha and Adam. His wife and children were always his pride and joy. In life Mike was an avid Kansas City sports fan and sports memorabilia collector. He was a man of great taste who loved Kansas City barbeque and classic rock and roll. Mike will be best remembered as a faithful husband, protective father, adoring grandfather, a true friend to many, and always with a huge smile on his face.

Mike was preceded in death by his parents, William and Alice Clark; and two brothers, Leroy Negley and Shane Mason.

He leaves behind his loving wife of over thirty-eight years, Sonja L. Clark; daughter, Samantha Clark (Liz Clark); son, Adam Clark; brother, Matt Mason (Marla Mason); and one grandson, Beckham.