It is with great sadness that the family of Jeffrey Lee Clark announces his passing on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011, at the age of 43.
A celebration of Jeff’s life was Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at Horan & McConaty Mortuary, 7577 W. 80th Avenue, in Arvada.
Jeff was born May 3, 1968, in Broomfield, to Jerry and Diana (Dee) Clark. Jeff grew up playing soccer and football in Broomfield. He was active in sports at Grand Junction Central High School and played football, basketball and baseball.
Jeff attended Mesa State College and was assistant women’s volleyball coach. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree and worked many years in the mortgage industry. Jeff enjoyed all sports, especially playing competitive volleyball and spending time on the golf course.
Jeff married Stacy Lyn Adams on Sept. 21, 1996. In this union, they were blessed with two sons, Austin (13) and Adam (4). He enjoyed attending sporting events with his family, including CU football, Avalanche, Rockies and Broncos games.
Jeff adored his wife and children and loved the special vacations they took together. He cherished their special dinner and movie nights.
Jeff was an accomplished handyman, and spent hours working on upgrading their house, building their deck and finishing their basement. He also took great interest in all of his nieces and nephews, loved spending quality time with them and following their activities.
Jeff is survived by his wife, Stacy Clark; sons Austin Lee Clark and Adam Lee Clark; parents Jerry and Dee Clark; brothers Jamie (Shawnee) Clark, and Jody (Erica) Clark; nephews Tazz Clark and Quinn Clark; nieces Tori Clark, Kaylin Clark, and Zoe Clark. He is also survived by sisters-in-law Diane (Mike) Boyd, Kim (Rick) Cox, Kathy (Jim) Duran, and Lori (Larry) Holt; nephews Ricky Boyd, Chad Zimmerman, Ryan (Dana) Duran, Derek Duran, and Erik (Lennie) Holt; nieces Lindsey Boyd, and Laura (Randy) Voorhees; great nieces Rori Zimmerman, and Haley Duran; and great nephews Alarick Holt and Greyson Holt.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Jason Clark; maternal grandparents Gilbert and Dorothea Markham; paternal grandparents Alfred and Gertrude Clark; and aunt and uncle Jerry and Jimmy Markham. Additionally, mother-in-law Betty Adams, father-in-law Dave Adams, and niece Brianna Zimmerman.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the “Sons of Jeffrey Clark College Fund,” Westerra Credit Union account No. 905373. Donations may be sent to Horan & McConaty Funeral Home, 7577 W. 80th Ave., Arvada, CO, 80003.
Please share your memories of Jeff and condolences to his family by visiting www.HoranCares.com.