August 24, 1999
Howard Clarke, 88, a native and lifelong resident of Newport News, died Saturday, Aug. 21, 1999. Mr. Clarke had retired as an electrician with Newport News Shipbuilding.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian, and his brothers, George Charles Clarke and Walter Clarke.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Peninsula Memorial Park by the Rev. J. Walter Martin.
Memorials may take the form of contributions to the American Cancer Society.
Peninsula Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.