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Richard "Rick" Wayne Clark

August 2, 1961 — July 9, 2018

Richard "Rick" Wayne Clark

Richard "Rick" Wayne Clark died unexpectedly in Mexico City, Mexico on 07/09/2018 at the age of 56.

Richard is survived by his mother and step father, Mary and Jim Paolucci; wife of 32 years, Yvonne Clark; children, Matthew Clark and wife Tracy, Elizabeth Green and husband Robert, and Rachel Clark; four grandchildren Sophia Clark, Thomas Clark, Julie Green, and Jameson Clark; siblings, Ralph Clark IV, William Clark, Deborah Clark, Alicia Clark, and stepbrother Jim Michael Paolucci; and he is preceded in death by his father Ralph Houghton Clark III.

Richard was born on August 2nd, 1961 in Opelica, Alabama. He grew up in Charlotte, VT. Where he graduated from the University of Vermont in 1996 with a degree in Civil Engineering. 

He married Yvonne Clark (Valgoi), the love of his life in 1986. Over 32 years of marriage, the couple welcomed three children into their home. His children remember him as a kind and very driven father who encouraged them to pursue their goals and passions in life, which they have now passed on to their own children.

Richard was accomplished in his career pursuits with Caddell Construction. He was a generous, witty, and dedicated individual who loved his family greatly. His greatest joy was whenever he was traveling abroad with his beloved wife. He will be severely missed.

A private viewing open to family and invited guests only will be held at July 14, 2018 at 5pm. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Faith Formation Program at St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton’s Catholic Church at Address: 1000 Andrews Rd, Fayetteville, NC 28311 Phone: (910) 488-1797.

Services are entrusted to Sullivan's Highland Funeral Service & Crematory.

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Celebration of Life Gathering

Saturday, July 14, 2018

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

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