Joan M. (Mitchell) Clark
Joan M. (Mitchell) Clark, 88, of Belfast, passed away Sept. 24 in Belfast. She was born on Dec. 24, 1924, in Dewsbury, England, the daughter of Robert and Amy (Fozzard) Mitchell. Joan immigrated to Maine by herself after World War II from England. She was a member of the First Church in Belfast.
She is predeceased by her parents; her husband Frank L. Clark Sr.; son Joel Clark and step-son Frank L. Clark Jr.; siblings Robert and Ronald Mitchell and Kathleen Mitchell Bell. Joan is survived by her children Steven Clark, of Stockton Springs, and Patricia Blake, of Troy; her brother Tom Mitchell, of Dewsbury, England, numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A celebration of life will be announced at a later date. Private burial will be held at Corey Cemetery in Lubec. Those who wish may make memorial contributions in Joan’s memory to Hospice Volunteers of Waldo County, PO Box 772, Belfast, ME 04915. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.ripostafh.com. Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, Belfast.