Dorothy Ruschkofski Clark

Last Updated on January 20, 2016 by cassnetwork

Dorothy Ruschkofski Clark, age 93, Logansport, passed away at 8:50 p.m. on Saturday, January 16, 2016, at WoodBridge Health Campus.

Born August 19, 1922, in Cass County, she was the daughter of Frank Yantis and Christena Ludwick Buck.

On April 13, 1941, Dorothy was married to Paul E. Ruschkofski, who preceded her in death on September 6, 1988. She then married Everett Clark in March of 1993. He preceded her in death in April of 2006.

Dorothy was a 1940 graduate of Logansport High School and also graduated from Logansport Business College. She had been employed in various retail businesses in Logansport and was proud of her career as a Realtor in Florida.

Surviving are a daughter, Barbara (Evert) Wolfe, Logansport; son-in-law, Roger Trent, Logansport; grandchildren, Stephanie (Gary) Peric, Carolyn (Chuck) Bullard, Ryan E. Wolfe, Bobbye (John) Fuqua, Mike (Paula) Trent, and David Trent (Laurie Delaplane).

Also surviving are great grandchildren, Alex Peric, Natalie Peric, Claire Bullard, Emily Bullard, Chase Bullard, Kate Bullard, Rachele (Andy) Scales, Laura Rhoades (Nick Berkshire), Zayne (Alyce) Trent, Whitney Trent, Joshua Trent, Jacob Trent; great-great grandchildren, Ashton Scales, Milly Rhoades, Amelia Trent and Chance Shotts; several nieces and nephews.

Preceding Dorothy in death were a grandson, Mark Wolfe, daughter, Paulette Trent and brother, Robert Buck.

The funeral service will be at 12 noon on Friday, January 22, at First United Methodist Church, with Pastor Don Cline officiating.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 12 noon on Friday, also at First United Methodist Church.

Interment will be in Metea Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church or the Mark Wolfe scholarship fund in care of the Cass County Community Foundation.

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