Larry B. Clarke, age 66, of Rhinelander, went to be with the Lord on March 15, 2012. He was born October 21, 1945 in Oshkosh, son of Ernest and Lucile Clarke. Larry graduated from Farrington High School in Honolulu and served in the United States Army for 3 years. He married Marcia Hrnak on September 28th 1968 in Oshkosh. Larry owned and operated hair styling salons for over 40 years. He loved people and formed many friendships throughout his career. Larry enjoyed camping, feeding the birds, model railroading, spending time with his family, and splitting hairs with his friends. As a husband, father, and best friend he was greatly loved and respected. His wisdom and humor will never be forgotten.
Larry will live forever in the hearts of his wife, Marcia, children, Kim (Patrick) White, Kelly (Robert) Hawker, Ryan Clarke and grandchildren, Logan, Isabella, Ethan, Alexa, Ellysia, MaKayla, Megan, Abby, Mason and his dog, Ollie. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Family and friends may call at North Country Vineyard Church, 130 S. Stevens Street in Rhinelander on Monday, March 19th from 4:00 P.M until the time of service. A memorial service will be at 6:00 P.M. with Pastor Gordon Magee officiating. A memorial has been established. Hildebrand Russ Funeral Home, 715-365-4343 is assisting the family with arrangements. All are invited to sign Larry's guestbook at hildebrandfh.com.