AUBURN — Thomas P. Clark, 79, of Lewis Road, Auburn, passed away on Nov. 4, 2017.
Born in Squantum, Mass. on Sept. 7, 1938, Tom was the son of the late Francis and Eleanor Kennedy Clark. In 1960 Tom and Jeanne were married and together they shared five children. Tom was a past president and loyal member of the Ancient Order of Hibernians; as well as being a member of The Knights of Columbus and the VFW. He was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church, attending Mass every morning. Tom was passionate about politics, cherished the friendships he shared, and loved his family. He enjoyed taking care of his children and grandchildren.
Thomas is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Jeanne Clark; his daughters, Theresa (Terry) Shaw, Susan (Steve) Scarselletta, Kelley Barrera, and Jackie Clark; his son, Patrick (Lisa) Clark; his grandchildren, Shannon, Jeanne, Steven, Dana, Julie, Sean, Ryan, Daniel, Nina, John, Lyla, and Nicholas; his great-grandchildren, Olivia, Fiona, Faye, and Lucas; his brothers, James (Rose) Clark and John (Marie) Clark, and several nieces and nephews.
Along with his parents, Tom was predeceased by his sister, Patricia O’Keefe.
Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, at White Chapel Funeral Home Inc., 197 South St., Auburn. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday in St. Mary’s Church. Burial will be in Fort Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Tom’s name may be made to the Humane Society, HACEE120202001, 1255 23rd St. NW, Suite 450, Washington, DC 20037.