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Burdette Diel Clark

March 26, 1937 ~ November 19, 2022 (age 85) 85 Years Old


Burdette “Bud” Clark, 26 March, 1937- 19 November 2022. Bud was born in Worthington, Minnesota. He is preceded in death by his mother Rose Iverson & brother Larry Clark. He is survived by his beloved wife of 68-years, Janice, his daughter Suzanne Balthaser (husband Rick) and grandchildren Tiffany Maher (Brian), Ryan Balthaser (Randi), Sara Stromberg (Stephen), great grandchildren Elena & Sheila, his brother Jim Clark, sister Bonnie Tille, many nieces and nephews, and sisters-in-law.

Bud retired after 20 years in the USAF where he served in aircraft maintenance. Following his service, he was trained to make orthodontic equipment and later became a proprietor of WL Dental Lab. Bud was best known for his love of his family and his church family. He had many treasured friends who he cherished spending time with, especially by going out to breakfast. He was known for his kindness to all. He could always be found helping anyone who asked for assistance. He always knew how to fix or make anything. He loved cars, with a special love of Corvettes. He enjoyed camping across the continent with his RV group and friends. He enjoyed dancing and was a long-time member of the German American Club. He always cheered for his Minnesota Vikings. He loved God and was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church.

Bud’s Memorial Service will be held Monday, December 5, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 210 Alvarado Dr SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108.  Interment will follow at Santa Fe National Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. Memorial Contributions may be made to Redeemer Lutheran Church.

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Memorial Service
December 5, 2022

10:00 AM
Redeemer Lutheran Church (Albuquerque)

December 5, 2022

2:00 PM
Santa Fe National Cemetery
501 N Guadalupe St
Santa Fe, NM 87501


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