The Edmond Sun


April 2, 2014

Carla Jo Clark

EDMOND — Carla Jo Clark, 47, of Edmond, Okla., lost her brave battle with cancer on March, 29, 2014 and has now gone on ahead of the family to be with the Lord. Carla was born June 28, 1966 in Tucson, Ariz., to Paul and Jonelle Walenciak. She attended Hope High School, Manzano High School and the University of New Mexico in

Albuquerque, N.M. It was in Albuquerque that she met and married the love of her life Dale E. Clark. They were married on March 14, 1987.

Carla’s life revolved around her two children, Ryan and Taylor. Carla became a sports fan and loved attending games and any event her children participated in including football, baseball, basketball,cheer, dance and gymnastics.

Carla is survived by her parents of Chama, N.M.; her husband Dale of Edmond; two children, Ryan Joel Clark of Las Cruces, N.M and Taylor Nicole Clark a sophomore at OU; two brothers, Nick Walenciak of

Weatherford, Okla.; and Michael Walenciak of Allen, Texas; two sisters-in-law and several nieces and nephews. Carla was blessed to have many close friends, both young and old. She worked with special needs children at Chisholm Elementary in Edmond and loved her coworkers and the children.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Victory Christian Center with interment to follow at Gracelawn Cemetery.

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