John R. Clark Sr., 75

OSWEGO, NY – John R. Clark Sr., 75, a resident of West Fifth Street, Oswego, passed away Saturday May 18, 2013, at University Hospital, Syracuse.

Born in Oswego, he was the son of the late Joseph Sr. and Olga (Yablonski) Clark.

John R. Clark Sr
John R. Clark Sr

He was a life-long resident of Oswego.

He was a graduate of local schools and LeMoyne College.

He was co-owner and operator of Control Systems Automated Accounting for more than 25 years.

He was an avid reader and enjoyed sparring with his friends.

Surviving are his lady, Cheryl L. Joyce, her children, Bill and Sibyl Carnal; a daughter, Maria Clark and Pasquale Bruno IV, of Erie Pa.; a son, John R. Jr. (Molly) Clark of Oswego; a brother, George (Bridget) Clark of Oswego Town; seven grandchildren, Aaron Przybyszewski, Melinda Przybyszewski, Amanda Przybyszewski, James Przybyszewski, Rachel Clark, Evan Clark and Kaitlyn Miner; two great-grandchildren, Braylon Johnson and Donovan Johnson; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was predeceased by his twin brother, Joseph F. Jr.; and his wife, Scherie (Symborski).

Funeral services will be held privately.

Nelson Funeral Home has care of arrangements.

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