Meredith “Butch” Clark

Meredith “Butch” Clark, 76, Holden, Mo, passed away Aug. 25, 2017 at his home surrounded by family.  A graveside service will be held 2 pm, Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017 at Greenton Cemetery in Odessa, Mo.  

Butch was born March 25, 1941 in Hamilton, Ohio to Clarence and Alma Clark.  He was the 1st of four children born to Clarence and Alma.  Butch later graduated from Milliken High School in Long Beach, CA.  He spent a majority of his adult life in Blackfoot, Idaho, working as a service manager for Blackfoot Harley Davidson. He returned to the Kansas City area in 2013.

Butch loved spending time with family and friends, taking many roadtrips on his Harley Davidson, camping, fishing and woodworking. He will be greatly missed by all that knew him. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers; Clarence and Mark Clark, a son Darrell Clark, grandsons; Douglas Koncar, Jr. and Jacob Volmer.

He is survived by his daughter Darla Jean Volmer (James) of Vandergrift, Pa, a sister Coralyn Serviss (Kent) of Long Beach, Ca, grandchildren; Natasha Koncar, Danielle Koncar, Nikolas Koncar (Katie), Trey Clark, McKenze Volmer, great-grandchildren; Nevaeh Koncar, Crosby Clark and Riley Koncar.



  1. Kent and Coralyn Serviss on August 29, 2017 at 10:31 pm

    We thought this was Beautiful Darla.
    Thank you.
    Love you all too.

  2. Sheryl Payne on August 29, 2017 at 10:36 pm

    Hugs to you and your family. Love, Sheryl Payne

  3. Sheryl Payne on August 29, 2017 at 10:37 pm

    A nice tribute Darla. I remember that smile after all these years! Hugs to You and your family Darla.

  4. Vickie Capson on August 30, 2017 at 3:00 am

    Dear Darla and family, so sorry for the loss of your Father and Grandfather. I pray that you can find peace in knowing we will be together forever some day. Love your family, and cherish the memories of you all. Vickie Capson

  5. Lesli & Billy Hamilton on August 30, 2017 at 5:18 am

    We all loved him and we will miss him dearly. Love to you and your whole family Darla!

  6. Kristy on August 30, 2017 at 5:43 am

    Beautiful! Wish I would have gotten to know him. Prayers and hugs to you and your family.

  7. Danielle Koncar on August 30, 2017 at 5:47 am

    Just want to send my love to everyone! <3

  8. Denise Elsner on August 30, 2017 at 9:15 am

    Darla you and your family are in my prayers. Your dad always had the most electrifying smile. I know he was welcomed and enveloped with open arms by family and friends . He was the best friend any person could ask for.

    Butch, your passing has left a hole in my heart. Until we meet again.
    I love you

  9. Susan Rice on August 30, 2017 at 12:09 pm

    Darla & Family, I am sooo sorry for your loss. Butch was a GREAT guy!!! I loved making him blush….lol!! Praying for you all!! Love and miss you!! Susan

  10. Bendy Giger on August 30, 2017 at 12:16 pm

    Darla and Family~I am very sorry for your loss. Daddies are irreplaceable, hold on to your memories. Love & Hugs! Bendy

  11. Kevin & Tami King on August 30, 2017 at 4:23 pm

    He was a very special man and a great friend. He will be greatly missed. RIP Butch we love you.

  12. Kevin King on August 30, 2017 at 10:08 pm

    Butch was the best friend I ever had. Me living with him, him living with me. The motorcycle trips we took are unforgetable. The 4 amigos, Butch, Byron, Shane and I, what a team we were. I cherish the memories of our great times together. Rest in peace dear brother. See ya on the other side.

  13. RICHARD GREGORY on August 31, 2017 at 9:55 am

    How does one describe 40 plus years of friendship with Butch. As my Brother he leaves a giant hole in my heart. He will be greatly missed. All one can do is cherish the memories. “Keep the Faith Brother”, love and miss you.

  14. Mary Iams on August 31, 2017 at 1:20 pm

    Darla…I am so sorry for your loss. It is never easy losing someone that you love, but you carry them always in your heart. He will always look over you.

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