Lewiston – Peter J. Clark, 71, a resident of Leeds, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Monday evening, February 19th at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston, following several years of failing health. He was born October 13, 1946 in Lewiston, the son of Raymond L. Clark and Mary (Olehowski) Clark. Peter was a 1966 graduate of Edward Little High School in Auburn. He proudly served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam and received the Army Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service. On August 30, 1996 he married Donna Haley Tretola in their garden at their home in Leeds. Peter worked as a pipefitter/welder for Local Union 190 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Peter attended the Grace Community Church of Auburn. He enjoyed building street rods and was an avid street rod enthusiast. Peter was a builder and built his cabin in Phillips from wood he cut himself and also built his home in Leeds with his bare hands. Peter was also known for his teasing and cracking jokes with people. He is survived by his wife, Donna Clark of Leeds, his sons, Justin Clark and wife Brandi of Wales and Will Clark and companion Tammy Redmun of North Turner, his daughter, Shelly Clark and companion Eric Hunt of Leeds, stepsons, Kevin Sturtevant of Worthington, OH, and Craig Sturtevant and wife Ashley of Leeds, stepdaughters, Wanda Chadbourne and husband John of Leeds, Bohnny Weidemann and husband Scott of Lancaster, OH, and Lori Richardson and husband Dennis of Turner, 21 grandchildren 5 great-grandchildren, his siblings, Thomas Clark and wife Janice of Auburn, Raymond Clark and wife Betty of Lewiston, Robert Clark of Auburn, Pauline Freitas and husband John of Auburn, Mary Jane Anderson and husband Mac of Indian Harbor Beach, FL., Janice Felenczak of Clemmons, NC, and Nancy Clark also of Clemmons, NC., and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, infant daughter, Sara Clark, his sisters, Judy McGrath and Dorothy Treadwell and his brother, Richard Clark. Messages of condolence may be sent to: www.finleyfuneralhome.com
Clark – Peter J., 71 of Leeds, Maine, passed away Monday, February 19, 2018 in Lewiston, Maine. At Peter’s request there will be no funeral service. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held at a later date. Arrangements by FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 15 Church Street, Livermore Falls, Maine. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Memory of Peter J. Clark to: American Lung Association of Maine, 122 State Street, Augusta, Maine 04330 or a charity of your choice.