Roderick Fraser Clark
1949 – 2011
Roderick Fraser Clark of Quadra Island, BC, died peacefully at home in the care of his wife, Marcia, on July 31, 2011. He was predeceased by his mother, Kaye Clark, in 1994 and his father, Alexander Fraser Clark, in 2001. He is survived by his wife, Marcia Wolter; his daughter, Calico Clark, and her partner Guy Chartier; as well as his grandson, Gabriel Clark Chartier. He also leaves his brother, John Duncan Clark, and wife Zoë Levitsky.
Rod was born in Vancouver. He was a considerate, thoughtful, and gentle man. He worked as a teacher, a net loft/ice plant manager, and for many years, a skilled carpenter. Always a graceful athlete, Rod enjoyed many sports. His passion was golf. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend. His contributions to community life on Quadra included his work on the Community Centre, the tennis courts, and with the Annual Quadra Open Golf Tournament. Rod was a director, founding member, and a principal participant in the development of the Quadra Island Golf Club.
A “Celebration of Rod’s Life” will be held at 3:30 pm on August 28, 2011, at the Quadra Island Community Centre.
Thanks to all and so many friends and family who really helped and supported us through all those difficult times, and gave us strength and encouragement. We felt truly blessed.
Love never dies.
Boyd’s Funeral Services
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