Ernest L. Clark, 66, of Oswego, passed away on Friday, June 9 at Upstate University Hospital. He was born on April 14, 1951, in Fulton, a son to the late Carl and Aldena Thomas Clark. Buck ran his bait shop, Ernie’s Bait Shop, in Fulton and then worked for Northern Construction as a truck driver. He enjoyed the outdoors and fishing. Buck was predeceased by his half-brother, George Simmons and step-sister, Mary Ellis.
He will be greatly missed and forever loved by his four children, Malinda (Charles Harrison) Clark of Oswego, Ernie Clark, Jr., Jenny Clark and Vicki Clark all of Pennsylvania; several grandchildren; one sister, Shirley (Adrian) Vinch of Volney, two brothers, William Clark of Volney and Carl Clark, Jr. of Fulton; one step-sister, Deanna Thomas of Hammond as well as several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, June 14 from 12 to 2 p.m. at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street Fulton.
For those wishing contributions may be made to The American Heart Association, Founders Affiliate, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA, 02241-7005 in Buck’s memory.