Mary L. Clarke, 70, Of Milan

MILAN, N.Y. -- Mary L. Clarke, 70, of Milan, died Wednesday, Sept. 7. She was 70. 

She was born Sept. 13, 1945 in Greenwich, Conn. 

She was a longtime Milan resident and worked in food service at Bard College for 25 years until her retirement in 2011. 

She is survived by her husband, William B. Clarke; children, William (Amy) B. Clarke, Jr., Christine (Tim) Thompson, Susan (Ray) Merrihew, and Mary (Matthew) Brown; 17 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Michael (Noel) and William (Doreen). 

She was predeceased by a son, George; a grandson whom she raised, Andrew Clarke; and a brother, John. 

Calling hours will be from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Saturday at the Dapson-Chestney Funeral Home, 51 W. Market St., Rhinebeck. Funeral services will be held at, 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Milan Union Cemetery.

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