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Obituary of Gordon "Buff" Clark
Clark: Gordon "Buff" Welsley formerly of Dresden, passed away peacefully at the Chatham-Kent Hospice on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at the age of 87. Born in Dresden, son of the late Cromwell and Ethel (Pengelly) Clark. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy (Johnson) Clark (2015). Loving dad of Diane Clark (Jeff Bonnar) of Brights Grove, Bud Clark (Janice) of Stratford, Debby McFadden (Stan) of Brights Grove, JoAnne Britton (Don) of Chatham and LeeAnn Clark (Joe Boothe) of Blenheim. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Ian (Colleen), Drew (Mandy), Ryan (Tara), Leigh (Joyce), Brandi (Matt), Taylor (Gary), Tara, Trisha, Jessica (Tom), Jodi (James) and great grandchildren Reid, Piper, Grace, Jett, Raven, Corvidea, Aiden, Kelleena, Gemma, Delyn and Bently. Dear brother of Doris Jardine of Dresden. Remembered by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by grandson Tyler and sister Betty Woolman. At Buff's request, a private family service will take place. Interment in Dresden Cemetery at a later date. A special thanks to all the wonderful caregivers at Residence On The Thames, Village On The Ridge and Chatham-Kent Hospice. If desired, donations may be made to the Chatham-Kent Hospice Foundation or North Dresden Baptist Church. Online donations and condolences may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are entrusted to the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre, Dresden.
John C. Badder Funeral Home
72 Victoria St.
Thamesville, ON N0P 2K0
Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre
679 North St.
Dresden, ON N0P 1M0
Badder & Robinson Funeral Home
211 Elm St.W.
Bothwell, ON N0P 1C0