Inez R. Clark, 86, of Newaygo, MI, formerly of Traverse City and Central Lake, passed away on June 29, 2020 at the Poppen Hospice Residence in Muskegon.
She was born on April 24, 1934, in Luck, WI, the daughter of Arthur and Ora (Seng) Bork.
Following earning her nursing degree she worked at Swedish Hospital in Minneapolis, MN, North Central University in Minneapolis as well as Meadow Brook Medical Care Facility in Bellaire.
Her and her late husband Estel took over the Calvary Assembly in Central Lake in 1963, then in 1974 they founded the Grace Community Church in Central Lake that still operates today.
Upon retirement in 2001, shortly after she moved to Traverse City where she resided until 2017 when she moved to Newaygo to be closer to her family.
Inez is survived by her two children, Terry (Karen) Clark of Fremont, MI, Brenda (Clark) Campbell (Patrick) of Jackson, MI, 4 grandchildren, Grant and Brandon Clark, Alex Patrice and Connor Campbell as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded by her husband Estel Clark in 2009, 3 brothers, Edward, Herman and Robert Bork, 2 sisters, Louetta (Bork) Eckhoff and Marie (Bork) Brant as well as her parents.
Funeral services will take place on Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at the Grace Community Church in Central Lake with John Schlabach officiating. Visitation will be from 12 noon until the time of services at Church.
Interment will follow in Southern Cemetery, Central Lake Township.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Arrangements are being handled by the Central Lake Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes.
Online guestbook www.mortensenfuneralhomes.com.