Elden 'Buddy''s Story
- Elden Buddy V. Clark Jr. passed away with family by his side on August 25, 2016, from a brief illness. He was born August 19, 1949, the son of Elden and Shirley Clark of Corinth.
He grew up in Corinth, Maine, and was a graduate of East Corinth Academy, he served in the Air Force after graduation. He lived most of his life in Augusta and New Hampshire, he worked as a well known and respected auto body technician, he enjoyed auto racing, golfing with friends, cribbage and ice hockey. He was a proud member of the Robert G. Durgin American Legion and Eagles Club #67 of Newmarket, New Hampshire.
He is survived by three sons, Michael and his wife, Heather, Denny and his wife, Nikki, and Kevin; four grandchildren; his mother, Shirley Clark; sister, Elaine Merrill; brother, Kenny Clark and wife, Gail, several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his son, Eric; father, Elden Clark; and brother-in-law, Neil Merrill.
Special thanks to Mark and Candice Egan, Jay and Barb Moriarty and family, and Patty Putman for their kindness and love, and all his many friends that were there for him at this difficult time. He will be missed by many friends and family.
Committal services will be for family and close friends. Those wishing to donate to his memory may donate to the Children and Youth Fund/American Legion #67, 151 Main St., Newmarket, NH 03857.
Published on  September 8, 2016