Betty Jane Clark

  • Obit

    A local service for a former Beardstown resident who passed away last year has been set.
    Betty Jane Clark, 93, of Carolina Shores, NC, passed away Monday, Sept. 16, 2019.
    A daughter of the late William and Winifred Kaffenberger, she was born on Jan. 24, 1926, in Beardstown. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Eugene “Red” Clark; a son, Mike Clark; a brother, William Kaffenberger; and a sister, Nora Madden.
    She is survived by her son, Ron Clark (Karen) of Carolina Shores; grandchildren, Suzanne Clark of Miami, FL, Chris Tople of Springfield, IL; and six great-grandchildren.
    Betty was a life-long resident of Beardstown before moving to Carolina Shores, NC, in January 2016.  She was also a life-long member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church.
    A graveside service will be held Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, at 1 p.m. at Beardstown City Cemetery with the Rev. Dick Hanson officiating.