Gerald “Jerry” Wendell Clark


Gerald “Jerry” Wendell Clark, 77, Greenwood, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017.

He was born in Bloomfield on July 17, 1939, to Murl and Geneva Skinner Clark. Jerry was a Pulitzer Prize winning photographer with the Indianapolis Star and News where he worked for 40 years before retiring as chief photographer.

He was preceded in death by his parents and is survived by his wife, Elia Jean Clark; children, Annette Rainbolt (Greg), Cindy Kelley (Tim), Steven Clark, Joanna Sahm (Mike Spellman), Jeffery Clark (Cindy Plymate); siblings, James Clark (Kimberly), Marilyn Gentry (Jack), Jean Everts (Bill), Jerry David Clark (Sherry); 11 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Daniel F. O’Riley Funeral Home. There will be no services.

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