Col. (Ret) Ellsworth S. Clarke, 82, of Orlando, Florida passed away on November 19, 2012. Mr. Clarke was born on December 31, 1929 in Nutley, New Jersey to the late Samuel E. and Marie (Duhaluckie) Clarke. Col. Clarke was retired from the United States Army and later retired as the Police Chief of Windermere. He was a vietnam veteran. Ellie was a car enthusiast who volunteered at Health Central for the last 10 years. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Joan; sons, Ellsworth Clarke, Jr., Chris Clarke and David Clarke; eleven grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren. Col. (Ret) Ellsworth S. Clarke will be interred at Arlington National Cemetery with full military honors at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
Arrangements entrusted to Woodlawn Memorial Park & Funeral Home, Gotha, FL 34734. 407-293-1361. Condolences may be offered at www. woodlawnfuneralhomegotha.com.