Deanna “Dee” Clarke of Clinton, died on October 18, 2013 after a battle with lung cancer. She was born May 30, 1939 and attended Utica and then Clinton Schools where she stayed and then married Francis A. Clarke at the Clinton Methodist Church on May 31, 1958.
Surviving her are husband Francis, her daughters and son in-laws, Mr. & Mrs. Randy (Jennifer) Trapanick of Gibsonia, Pa; Mr.& Mrs. William (Cherie) Downey of Warrenton, Va.; and Tammy Clifford of Clinton. Five grandchildren, Victoria and Robert Trapanick; Maura and Claire Downey; and Morgan Pianka of Clinton. Three brothers Richard Evans of Whitesboro; Robert Evans of Raquette Lake; and Charles Evans of Allison Park, Pa.; also two sisters Charlene Evans Webster of New Hartford and Barbara Evans VanDusen of Clinton; 34 nieces and nephews and their families.
She is predeceased by her parents of Clinton, Robert F. and Margaret Evans Sr., two brothers Lawrence Evans, and Douglas Evans; two sisters Gail Evans Ueltschi, Nadine Evans Hanley and her granddaughter Gabrielle Downey.
In lieu of flowers please consider contributions to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or www.stjude.org.