Grover C.'s Story
HAVERHILL, MA - Grover Cleveland Clark, Jr., 92, passed away peacefully Thursday, December 21, 2017, at Penacook Place in Haverhill. He was born in Haverhill, Mass., November 8, 1925, the son of the late Grover C. and Mary (Crane) Clark. Grover was a lifelong resident of Haverhill having attended local schools and graduating from Haverhill High School, Class of 1944. He honorably served in the United States Army during the Korean War. Grover was associated with his father in the Grover C. Clark Construction Company in Haverhill until 1960. He was later employed as a union carpenter with Carpenter Union Local No. 82 before becoming a self employed contractor in home building. Grover was building and improving homes around Haverhill while also driving a school bus for the city of Haverhill with the Coppolla Bus Company. He worked with The Haverhill Council on the Aging until retirement in 1998. Grover "Buddy" Clark will be dearly missed by his family, friends and the community he cared so much about.
Grover is survived by his son, John Clark of Winter Haven, Fla.; and two grandchildren, Brian Clark and Melissa Clark. He also leaves behind Linda Lewis and husband, Bill, Cindy Eaton, Tammy Castine and husband, Tom, Pamela Souza and Shelia Scott. He was predeceased by his longtime companion, Sylvia Eaton, and by his brother, Richard Clark.
ARRANGEMENTS: Services will be private and are in the care of The Grondin-Carnevale Funeral Home, 129 Kenoza Ave., Haverhill, MA 01830. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.GrondinCarnevale.com.
Published on December 26, 2017