Obituary of E. Rhoda Clark
E. Rhoda Clark
September 4, 1917 – May 3, 2022
E. Rhoda Clark, 104, entered the presence of her heavenly Father in the early morning hours of May 3rd at Chestnut Knoll in Boyertown, PA. Rhoda was one of 17 children born to her parents, Peter and Emma Rickert on the family farm in Hilltown, PA. Being named Emma after her Mother she always went by her middle name, Rhoda. She was married to Edwin P. Clark on September 4, 1937, her 20th birthday. She is survived by one sibling, Fern Wilson, two sons, Gerald (Jerry) and Donald Clark, 17 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, and one great-great- grandson. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Edwin Clark Sr., 15 siblings, three sons: Edwin Clark Jr., James Clark, Richard Clark, a granddaughter, and a great-grandson.
Soon after the birth of their first son; Edwin and Rhoda purchased a home on Allentown Road in Argus where she lived almost until her 100th birthday. She was a faithful member of Limerick Chapel and served there in different areas until she moved her membership to Valley View Bible Church for health reasons. She continued to serve God faithfully in the jail ministry and visitation program at Valley View.
A graveside service will take place on Friday, May 6, 2022, at 9:45 a.m. at Limerick Garden of Memories, 44 E. Arcadia Drive, Limerick, PA 19468. Pastor Jason Clark and Pastor Don Clark will be officiating.
Visitation will take place on Friday, May 6, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at Valley View Bible Church, 315 Barndt Road, Telford, PA 18969. A Celebration of Life will follow at 11:30 a.m. Pastor Jason Clark and Pastor Ryan Weberg will be officiating.
A Family Fellowship Meal will take place at 1:00 p.m. at Franconia Heritage Banquet & Conference Center, 508 Harleysville Pike, Unit A, Telford, PA 18969.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Rhoda’s memory to Valley View Bible Church Missionary Fund. Please see the address listed above.