Mary Elizabeth Clark (Boulware)
Mary Elizabeth Clark (Boulware), 85, died on July 29, 2020, at the Scott County Hospital in Scott City. She was born on Feb. 17, 1935, in Healy, the daughter of Robert Paul and Cordelia (Farr) Allen.
S h e married Darlow Boulware on May 17, 1952, at St John. He died on Oct. 27, 1981. She married Donald E. Clark on Nov. 21, 1987, at Reno, Nev. He died on Jan. 17, 1998.
Mary graduated from Scott Community High School in 1952. She and her husband farmed in the Modoc area. After her second marriage she moved to Lane County and later returned to Scott City. She was a member of the First Christian Church, Scott City, and the VFW Auxiliary.
She loved to follow her grandchildren with their activities and her bridge groups.
Survivors include a son, Bradley Boulware and wife, Susan, Scott City; four daughters, Jerry Thornton and husband, Randy, Kremmling, Colo., Vicki Dirks and husband, Dale, Scott City, Cheri Sharp and husband, David, Greeley, Colo., and Denise Strecker and husband, Kelly, Silver Lake; a step-son, Kendall Clark and wife, Maraline, Dighton; a step-daughter, Janice Rosebush and husband, Ken, Castle, Rock, Colo.; brother, Russell, Kansas City, Ks.; sister, Judy Erskin, Dighton; 12 grandchildren, Paula Vulgamore, Devin Holloway, David Dirks, Trey Strecker, Brooke Boulware, Kadra Boulware, Lisa Knurek, Scott Rosebush, Kyle Rosebush, Steven Clark, Cassie Rupp and Jason Thornton; and 12 greatgrandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands and two brothers, Merlin Allen and Keith Ray Allen.
Funeral service was August 3 at the First Christian Church, Scott City, with Rev. Warren Stecklein officiating. Burial was in the Dighton Memorial Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the Scott Hospital Foundation (Caring Hearts) or Lane County Healthcare Foundation in care of Boomhower Funeral Home. Box 891, Dighton, Ks. 67839.
Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.