Valerie Rae Clark, 82, of Whiting, passed away surrounded by her family on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. Valerie was born in Rochester, NY and lived in Hobe Sound, FL before moving to Whiting in 2006. Valerie worked for many years as a Supervisor for the DMV for the State of New York before retiring in 1991. Valerie enjoyed music, country line dancing and trips to Las Vegas, but most of all she enjoyed all the time she spent with her grandchildren.
Valerie was predeceased by her parents, Francis and Florence Heberle, her sister, Merilyn Koester and her husband, Robert. She is survived by her daughter, Deanne Clark Butts and son-in-law, Kevin of Hamilton Square, NJ; her son, Jeffrey Clark and daughter-in-law, Lisa of Rochester, NY; two sisters, Shirley Lima of Sacramento, CA and Patricia Carroll of Rochester, NY; five grandchildren, Crystal & Danielle Butts, Jeffrey (Jennifer) Clark, Joseph & Julie Clark; a great-grandson, Will Becker; and several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit Wednesday, June 20th from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Manchester Memorial Funeral Home, 28 Schoolhouse Road, Whiting. A Funeral Liturgy will follow at 10:45 a.m. at the All Saints Chapel of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Whiting. Interment will be at Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, Arneytown. Donations in her memory may be made to the Rescue Pets of Hamilton, NJ.