Leigh A. Clark

September 11, 2016
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Middlesex- Leigh A. Clark, age 93, died at home on September 11, 2016.

Friends may call Sat. (September 17th) from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Kenneth J. Perkins Funeral Home in Gorham. A Memorial Service will follow at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Overackers Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Middlesex Fire Co., P.O. Box 145, Middlesex, NY 14507; or Middlesex Valley Volunteer Ambulance, 817 Rte. 245, Middlesex, NY 14507.

Leigh was the son of the late Lloyd Clark and Bessie Swarthout Clark. He was a 1941 graduate of Middlesex Valley Central School. Leigh worked as a truck driver for Emerson Produce for several years. He later worked as an Operating Engineer for Francisco Construction in Gorham, where he retired from.

Leigh was a charter member and the oldest life member of the Middlesex Fire Company. He was also a member of the Middlesex United Methodist Church for over 50 years.

Leigh is survived by his wife, Ruth Bay Clark: three children, Barbara Dunham of Rushville, Marcia (Ken) Dailey of Gorham and Larry Clark Village of Liverpool; seven grandchildren, Matthew (Michelle) Dunham, Christopher (Terra) Dunham, Laura (Stephen) Finnan, Kelly (Jeff) Polgar, Jason (Erika) Clark, Adam (Jennifer) Clark and Benjamin (Kate) Clark; 19 great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Tom Bay; and several nieces and nephews and cousins.

He was predeceased by grandson, Justin Rothe; and son-in-law, Darrow Dunham.

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