Barbara Lynn Clark, age 64 of Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin was called to her heavenly home after a long illness with her loving family by her side on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at the Barrington/Our House in Wisconsin Dells.
Memorial funeral services will be held Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 4:30 P.M. at the Conway-Picha Funeral Home in Lyndon Station, Wisconsin with Pastor Don Deike officiating. Visitation will be held at the Conway Picha Funeral Home on Thursday from 1:30 P.M. until the time of service at 4:30 P.M.
Barbara was born March 16, 1948 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin the daughter of Edward and Elizabeth (Wilman) Hablewitz. Barb came from a large family of 16 children. She grew up in Milwaukee where she met and married Dean C. Clark. Barb took much pride in her homemaking, cooking and baking. In her free time she enjoyed playing with her grandkids, reading, rummaging, playing cards trying her luck at the casino and playing cribbage with her husband. She worked 12 years at Gerber in Reedsburg until she retired in 2008. She will be remembered for her fun loving, spunky personality. She was the favorite Aunt to many nieces and nephews.
Barbara will be greatly missed by her loving husband, Dean; sons, Daniel (Nicole) of Mauston, Wisconsin and Joseph (Jennifer) of Middleton, Wisconsin; a daughter, Debra (Douglas) of New Lisbon, Wisconsin; a brother, Ray; sisters, Dorothy (Joe), Leora (Russ), Helen (Rich), Marleen, Ruth (Dick), Kathy, and Janet; grandchildren, Jacob, Kristen, Cory, Katelin, Christopher, Haley, Brooke, Paige and Grace Barbara; 4 great grandchildren; a special nephew, Mark; other nieces, nephews and extended family. She was preceded in death by her parents; an infant son, Dean, Jr.; 4 brothers; 3 sisters and father in law, Spencer.
The family would like to thank all of the wonderful members of the hospice team and the St. Claire Hospice house who treated Barb with patience, compassion and love. You are all true angels. She was also wonderfully cared for by her husband and daughter in law, Nicole, who was loving, patient and giving.