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Selma “Sally” Marie Johnson Clark of Newark, Ohio, June 21, 1922 – April 10, 2018

 Selma “Sally” M. (Johnson) Clark, 95, died on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at Vancrest Health Care Center in Urbana, Ohio.

She was born on June 21, 1922 in Caledonia, Minnesota, the daughter of the late Alfred and lgeborg (Buxengard) Johnson.

    Sally was the first secretary at Heath High School under Principal, Mr. Joe Marks. She retired from Denison University after 19 plus years working for Dr. Sam Schaff, head of the Registrar’s office and graduate affairs.  Following that she worked for five years as a sales associate for Lazarus. Sally was a long time member of Central Church of Christ.

    Sally was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Leckie Marie, on October 4, 1947 (3 months old) and her husband, Wilbur (Bill) Earl Clark on June 4, 1972.  Sally was the youngest and last living sibling of ten: brothers Harry Johnson, Gilbert Johnson, Tillman Johnson, Burton Johnson, and Orlando Johnson; sisters Sylvia Erickson, Alice Hagan, lveda Sauer, and infant Nora Johnson, all preceded her in death.

    Sally is survived by two daughters, Ms. Cheralyn Hay of Newark and Mrs. Sandy (Bob) Earick of Urbana; four grandchildren, Carrie (Matt) Rosato of Washington, DC, Brian (Julie) Earick of Newark, Clark (Kelly) Earick of Florence, Ky. and Weston (Kris) Earick of Fairborn. She has four great grandchildren, Blake and Molly Earick of Newark, and Madison and Taylor Earick of Florence, Ky.

    Family and friends may call from 4pm-7pm, on Friday, April 13, 2018, at the Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street in Newark.  The funeral will be on Saturday, viewing at 1:30 prior to the service at 2pm.  The service will be held in the Fireside Room at the Heath Church of Christ, 1331 Chapel Way in Heath. Interment will follow at Rocky Fork Cemetery, near Fallsburg.

    Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Licking County Aging Program, Transportation Department, 1058 East Main Street, Newark, OH 43055.

To God Be The Glory!   John 14:1-4      2Timothy 4:6-8