DEXTER – Owen L. Clark, 77, passed away June 11, 2013, as the result of respiratory failure at a Bangor hospital. He was born Oct. 18, 1935, in Dexter, and was a lifelong resident of Dexter.
Owen attended Ricker Classical Institute, Houlton. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a member of American Legion. Owen worked as a carpenter and millwright, and was a supervisor at Cianbro. He enjoyed Maine’s outdoors, and was an avid hunter and fisherman. The Clark household was home to many cats throughout the years, as Owen was a true cat lover.
He is survived by his biological daughter, Renee Page of Farmingdale; and several cousins, including Dennis “Sonny” Cleaves of Pittsfield. Owen was predeceased by his mother, Helen Haskell; and father, Herbert Aucock.
Friends may call 10 a.m.-noon Thursday, June 20, at Crosby and Neal, 61 Main St., Dexter. After the visiting hours, a graveside service with military honors will be held at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Dexter. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bangor Humane Society, 693B Mount Hope Ave., Bangor, ME 04401. For an online guest register, go to www.CrosbyNeal.com.