McKinley Russell Clark, 79, of Ford City, Pa., passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2020 at Concordia Lutheran Ministries in Cabot, Pa. He was born Wednesday, November 27, 1940 in Cherry Run (Apollo), Pa., the son of the late Irvin R. and Grace L. Archer Clark. Before his retirement, he was a heavy equipment operator for Cherep Excavating. He enjoyed bird watching and puttering around the farm. He is survived by his children, Brenda Patron of Lexington, Oh., Russell L. Clark (Barb Potts) of Ford City, and Randall D. Clark and his wife, Carol, of Ford City, 9 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren and a sister, Veda J. Heckman of Shelocta. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Freda Mae Peppler Clark, his brothers, Irvin R. Clark, Alton J. Clark, Frank and Edward Clark in infancy, his sisters, Clara Belle Sinn, Ada Hogue, Wanda Ervin and Gladys Horton. At his request, all funeral services were private.
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