Des Moines

Richard Lee Clark, age 83, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2019 at Accura Healthcare of Pleasantville, Iowa.

Richard was born August 26, 1936 in Winterset, Iowa to Robert Herman and Mary (Marshall) Clark. He graduated from Winterset High School where he played on the football team. He had been a resident of the Des Moines area since 1957, moving to Pleasantville in 2006. Richard worked in the Printing Department for K. R. Brown Engineering for 22 years, retiring in the early 1980s. He enjoyed watching TV and playing solitaire.

He is survived by his wife, Delia “Dee” A. Clayton; children, Carolyn (Rick) Martelli, Sandra Feldman (Larry Deetz), and Arthur (Nancy) Clayton; ten grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and his sister, Elizabeth Jane Ward.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Mary Clark; grandson, William Feldman; and brother, Robert Clark.

There will be a graveside service at I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Indianola, Iowa at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, September 13, 2019.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made directly to the family.

Condolences may be expressed at

Service Details

Friday, September 13, 2019
Graveside service only.
(See below.)
Friday, September 13, 2019
12:00 pm
I.O.O.F. Cemetery
Indianola, Iowa
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221

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