Visitation2 Hours prior to mass on Saturday, June 19th
Funeral ServicesSaturday, June 19th, 2010 at 12 noon at St. Patricks Catholic Church in Hudson, WI
Gloria Jean Clark, age 65, of North Hudson, lost her battle with cancer. She passed away peacefully, with family at her side, on the afternoon of Monday, June 14, 2010. She was born the daughter of LeRoy F. and Isabella E. (Ebert) Miller on March 12, 1945 in La Crosse, WI. There, she graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas High School. On September 17, 1966 Gloria and Thomas L. Clark were united in marriage at the cathedral in La Crosse. Their union would be blessed with two children, Joanna and John. Gloria primarily focused on her family and raising her kids, but she also spent many years working as the office manager at a few hair salons. She will be greatly missed; she is now a guardian angel watching over her family. Gloria will remain in the hearts of her husband of 43 years, Tom; daughter, Joanna (Daniel) Anderson of Hudson; son, John (Jennifer) Clark of Somerset; grandchildren, Maddie & Isaac Anderson; four sisters: Judith Shilling of St. Paul, MN, Donna (Phil) Hicks of St. George, Utah, Mary (Jim) Hass of Cottage Grove, MN and Katherine Miller of Orlando, FL; siblings-in-law: Bonita (Richard) Swanson of Forest Lake, MN, Larry (Debbie) Clark of Hudson, WI, Kay (Monte) Lewis of New Richmond, WI, Loretta Peterson of Charlotte, NC, Sheila (John) Hinz of Baldwin, WI, Nancy (John) Hubbard of Rosemount, MN; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, LeRoy L. Miller; and brother-in-law, John Clark.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held for Gloria at 12 noon on Saturday, June 19th at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Hudson. Visitation for two hours prior to Mass. Private interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Services have been entrusted to the O’Connell Family Funeral Home and Countryside Crematory, 715-386-3725.