Dorothy Marie Clark

Dorothy Marie Clark
Dorothy Marie Clark, age 84, of Warsaw, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at the Lincoln Community Care Center.  She was born on July 25, 1936 in Cross Timbers, Missouri, the daughter of Diamond Dee and Hattie Ellen (Philbert) Cothern.
She was united in marriage to Hershel E. Clark on May 28, 1954.  They made their home in Kansas City and California before moving to Warsaw in 1966.
She was a member of the Community of Christ Church. 
She was a homemaker until her children were raised, then she was employed as a cook and manager at the Warsaw Senior Center.  She also served as an assistant cook at the Warsaw North Elementary School then later becoming employed as a HCR mail carrier for the U.S. Postal Service until her retirement in 2001
Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Hershel and 5 siblings, Jane, Mildred, Louise, Donald and James.
She is survived by three children; Teresa Moerschel of West Plains, Missouri, Donna Moerschel, of Kansas City, Missouri and Michael Clark and his wife Debbie, of Warsaw, 6 grandchildren; Alison Laramore and her husband Brice, Lindsey Smith and her husband Nathan, Chelsea Clark, Michelle Franklin and her husband Chris, John Foote and Shawn Foote, 3 great-grandchildren; Weiland, Jack and Hadley and one sister, Verba Lee Gore.  She is also survived by many relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at the Reser Funeral Home in Warsaw with visitation beginning one hour prior to service.  Graveside services and Interment was held at the Cross Timbers Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, c/o Reser Funeral Home, P.O. Box 910, Warsaw, Missouri 65355.

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