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Obituaries

Obituaries

Eli William Clark 1989 - 2006

Funeral services for Eli William Clark, 16, Overbrook, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence. Burial will be in Bethlehem Cemetery in Paxico.Mr. Clark died Thursday, February 16, 2006, at his home.He was born July 23, 1989, the son of Philip W. and Mary Zerbe Clark. Born and raised in the Lawrence area, he was a junior at Lawrence High School and had attended Wakarusa Valley School and South Junior High.Mr. Clark was a member of many Douglas County amateur baseball teams and played football at South Junior High. He was a National Honor Roll member in 2003 and 2004, and a Student Council member at Wakarusa Valley and South Junior High.Survivors include his parents, Philip, Overbrook, and Mary Clark, Lawrence; two brothers, Tom, Clinton, and Emery, of the home; grandparents Wayne and Darlene Clark, Paxico; and grandmother Marilyn Zerbe, Auburn.Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, where the family will greet friends from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday.The family will designate a memorial at a later time in care of the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.