Robert L. Clark

Robert L. Clark, 85, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on October 6, 2015 in Wentzville, Missouri.  A visitation and memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 17, at Heartland Cremation & Burial Society from 4:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M..

Mr. Clark was Born February 14, 1930 in Huntingdon, PA., and was a veteran of the Korean War(Air Force). He earned a BA and MA degrees from CMSU in Warrensburg, Missouri on the GI Bill where he met his future bride, Anna Mae Spencer of Windsor, Missouri. Bob and Ann were longtime educators in the Raytown C-2 School District. In particular, Bob excelled as a high school counselor at Raytown High School and Raytown South High School where he was very instrumental in planning the academic and vocational success for high school students for college and beyond. His greatest joys were his children, and especially his grandchildren, Katie, Lauren, Grace and George.

He was preceded in death by his wife Ann Clark(Spencer) in 2002, and his son, Art Clark in 1977. Survivors included in daughter, Suzanne Krupica and husband Glen; granddaughters, Katie Krupica and Lauren Krupica, all of Carlinville, Illinois; daughter Sally Malinee and husband Dan, granddaughter Grace Malinee and grandson George Malinee, all of Wentzville, Missouri.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, or the Robert L. Clark Memorial Scholarship Fund with the Raytown School District.


  1. Sheila Porter on October 12, 2015 at 11:15 am

    To the family of Bob Clark,
    Bob was a wonderful man. I was a counselor at Pittman Hills Jr.High many years ago. That is how I cam t know him. I remember his daughter like it was just yesterday.
    Bob influenced the lives of so many young people. He was always willing to do the extra work that came his way.
    Please accept my condolences on your

  2. Kelly and Michelle (Napier) Bauer on October 16, 2015 at 8:23 pm

    A very special person, who will always hold a spot in our hearts. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

  3. Amy Napier on October 16, 2015 at 8:58 pm

    I am very sorry to hear about Mr. Clark’s passing. Sending you love, hugs, and prayers.

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