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Object Name Recording, Audio
Date 1978
Scope & Content Interview by Andy Damiani of grandfather John Wesley Clark (b. 07/02/1915), son of William & Mary Ellen Fluck Clark.

Digital copy available
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Start time Subject
00:00:57 built five churches, enjoys building
00:02:49 slept on pews on Sunday evenings as a child
00:05:23 Charles Lindbergh, historical events
00:08:09 became wild after father's death
00:09:35 better home life in the past
Length of Interview 00:11:42
Notes Obituary:
The Rev. John W. Clark, 81, of Hendricks Station Road, Upper Salford Township, Montgomery County, died Thursday in Quakertown Manor. He was the husband of Naomi (Madison) Clark. They were married 57 years in May.

He was a member and pastor of visitation for the past two years of the Family Worship Center, Lansdale. Before that he was a minister for the Assembly of God for over 40 years, serving as pastor to churches in Quakertown; Meadeville, Crawford County; West Long Branch, N.J., and Ephrata and Lititz, both in Lancaster County, until retiring in 1989.

Clark was also presbyter for Assembly of God Churches for eight years while in Lancaster. He was instrumental in growing the congregations of all of the churches he served and in building five new churches.

Born in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late William D. and Mary E. (Flack) Clark.

He was a Navy veteran of World War II, serving stateside.

Survivors: Wife; two grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a daughter, Connie Damiani.

Services: 11 a.m. Monday in the Family Worship Center. Call 9:30-11 a.m. Monday at the church. Arrangements, Jeffrey A. Naugle Funeral Home, Quakertown.

Contributions: To the building fund of the Family Worship Center.

(The Morning Call)
Object ID # 2013.25.163
Source Gift of S. Duane Kauffman
Collection Christopher Dock HS Oral History Tapes