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Richard “Dick” Clark, age 68 of Perry, passed away on Thursday, August 18, 2022, at the Kavanagh House in Des Moines, IA. According to his wishes no services are planned. Memorials will be given to family and may be left at the Carris Family Funeral Home & Cremation Care. Online condolences may be left at

Richard “Dick” LeRoy Clark was born on August 4, 1954, at Perry, IA to Doyle Eugene and Laura Ellen (McCain) Clark. He graduated from Perry High School. He worked as a heavy equipment operator. Richard enjoyed playing drums, fishing, hunting, atv riding, and especially spending time with his family.

In death he rejoins his parents, Doyle Eugene Clark and Laura, and a sister, Debbie Clark.

Left to cherish Dick’s memory are his children, Eric (Vicki) Clark, Perry, IA, and Bryan Clark, Des Moines, IA, grandchildren, Kelsi (David) Palacios, Las Cruces, NM, Kali Clark, El Paso, TX, Isabell Clark, Runnells, IA, and Cameran Clark, Monroe, IA, great grandson, Aiden Palacios, and siblings, Dianna Clark-Wallen, Ames, IA, Darrell (Tina) Clark, Corydon, Jana Wyatt, Corydon, IA, and Jeff (Andrea) Wyatt, Greenwood, MO.

Posted online on August 19, 2022

Published in Perry Chief