Clare Clark Whitley
Clare was — born on October 18, 1923 in Ventura, California. She was the last surviving — child of Robert E. and Alice Barnett Clark. The Clark family were early — pioneers of the Ojai Valley settling there in 1881.
Clare graduated — from St. Vincent's College of Nursing in 1945, and earned her BSN and — PHN from UCLA in 1966. She retired to the Rogue Valley in 1992 after 25 — years as the director of the medical department at the Los Angeles Times.
She is survived — by her children, Richard and Joan Whitley of Ashland, Alice and Jim Nagel — of Ashland. Grandchildren: Erik, Brook, Michelle and Quinn and many nieces — and nephews.
A memorial — service will be held on Monday, May 17, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. at Our Lady — of the Mountain Catholic Church, 987 Hillview Drive, Ashland, Oregon 97520. — In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Vincent DePaul, P.O. — box 215, Ashland, Oregon 97520 or Magdalene Home, 12 Black Oak Drive, — Medford, Oregon 97504.
Perl Funeral — Home of Medford, Oregon is charge of arrangements.