Richard M. Clark


Richard M. Clark, 65, of Batavia passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2020 at the Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo.

He was born on Dec. 13, 1954 to the late Maynard Clark and Evelyn (Gross) Clark of Batavia.

Rick will forever be adored as a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, family member and friend. He was a man of great faith who always had a smile on his face and true joy in his heart. His three passions included his family, his faith, and his gardening. Rick was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church and served on St. Paul’s school board. He took great pride in being a successful business owner of Batavia Garage Door, and the impact he made on the local community. He will be deeply missed but always cherished and remembered for the amazing man that he was.

In addition to his mother, Rick is survived by his loving wife, Judy (Kabel) Clark of Batavia; sons, Timothy (Stephanie) Clark of Batavia and Jason (Melissa) Clark of Rochester; siblings, Linda (Andrew) Doll of Rochester, Duane (Shannon) Clark of Tenn., and Kathy (Tom) Antinore of Batavia; grandchildren, Logan, Alexa, Emma, Johnny and Timmy Clark; along with many nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to call 3-7 p.m. Wednesday, June 24 at Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc. 329-333 W. Main St., Batavia NY 14020 (due to the COVID-19 virus, calling hours will be limited to 25 percent of the funeral home’s normal capacity, visitors may be asked to wait outside as we follow the New York State guidelines). A private funeral service will be held for the immediate family. Rick will be laid to rest in Grandview Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. Paul Lutheran School 31 Washington Ave. in Batavia. To leave a message of condolence please visit, or for more information call (585) 343-8260. Arrangements completed by Gilmartin Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Inc., 392-333 W. Main St., Batavia NY 14020.

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