Allen James Clark, 64, of Vermillion died Tuesday, Nov. 17, at his home.
Celebration of Mr. Clark’s life was held Dec. 28 at the Eagles Club in Vermillion. Burial of ashes were interred in Bluff View Cemetery with military honors conducted by Clay County Post #3061 with Pastor Elmer “Sandy” Aakre presiding.
Allen Clark was born Oct. 31, 1956 in Vermillion, the son of Alfred Robert and Geraldine Ruby (Hansen) Clark.
He attended Vermillion High School and obtained his GED. He enlisted in US Marine Corps for four years serving his country. After he was discharged from the military, he returned back home and spent several years as a caregiver to his parents in their final years.
Mr. Clark was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and made many friends there. He often attended Duck’s Unlimited events.
He is survived by his siblings, Charles (Carol) Clark of Vermillion, Norma (Dennis) Ferdig and Larry (Gladys) Clark both of Elk Point, and Donna (Dan) Enderson of Benson, MN; 12 nieces and nephews; and several great-nieces and -nephews.