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Frank J. Clarke

April 1, 2021

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Frank J. Clarke, Jr., age 84, of Havertown, PA,  passed away on March 30, 2021. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Frank J. Clarke, Sr. and Agnes Clarke (nee Wallace). 

Frank attended St. Joseph Preparatory School and Villanova University.  He was an avid sports follower and life-long St. Louis Cardinals fan and Villanova fan.  He loved going to the racetrack, especially Monmouth Park.  He loved going to the movies and the shore with his grandchildren who were his pride and joy.  Frank had been employed for Walmart as a Merchandiser.

Frank is survived by his loving children Frank J. Clarke, III, Melissa Rayner (Keith), Cindy Curran and the late Gregory Durst and Christopher Clarke.  Also survived by his grandchildren Jordan Clarke, Noah Rayner, Hailey Rayner, Nicole McCullough, Taylor Hollinghurst and Tyler Hollinghurst and great-grandchildren Madison, Dillon and Blake.    Brother of Coleman Clarke (Sue) and the late Sandra.  

Relatives and friends are invited to visit the family Friday, April 9, 2021 5:00-8:00 PM at The Donohue Funeral Home, 8401 West Chester Pike, Upper Darby, PA (610) 449-0300 and to his Funeral Mass Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 10:30 AM at Sacred Heart Church, Manoa and Shelbourne Roads, Havertown, PA.   Interment private. 

Masks are to be worn when visiting the family, to the Funeral Mass and Social Distancing is to be observed.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 would be appreciated.   

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April 9, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
The Donohue Funeral Home - Upper Darby
8401 West Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA 19082

Funeral Mass
April 10, 2021

10:30 AM
Sacred Heart Church
105 Wilson Avenue
Havertown, PA 19083


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105-2151
Tel: 1-800-655-1900
Web: http://www.stjude.org/donate

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