Marjory Clark

Obituary of Marjory Clark

Marjory Elmore Clark, age 90, formerly of Mt. Upton, passed away after a short illness at the home of her daughter, Lauralyn Moore, of Oxford, New York, on December 10, 2018. Marjory was born in Painted Post, New York on June 11,1928. She attended school in Shedds and Georgetown, New York. She attended Albany State and graduated with a BA in math and English. She earned her masters in French Language Education through the University of Vermont and Colgate University. She continued her education throughout her career, studying at the Sorbonne in Paris, France and Luvein University in Belgium. Marjory taught French and English for Mt. Upton Central School and French at Norwich High School until her retirement. During that time she chaperoned many student trips to Canada and Europe and was head of the Foreign Language Department. Upon retirement she taught Latin as a volunteer. She was a volunteer and board member of the Chenango County Habitat for Humanity and many other projects. Marjory was an avid reader of all genres. She wanted it to be said that she was survived by 100 plus boxes of books which she thoroughly enjoyed. She hoped many others would continue to enjoy them as well. Marjory is survived by her son and his wife, Scott and Kay Clark, her daughter and Her husband, Lauralyn and Keith Moore and her son and his wife, Lincoln and Gail Clark. She is also survived by 8 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, as well as many nieces and nephews and their extended families. Marjory was predeceased by her parents Earle B. Elmore and Marjory B. Elmore, Her brothers Walter and Bruce Elmore, her sister Ruth Daniels, her husband Clinton A. Clark and her daughter Tamara C. Cardinal. She will be greatly missed. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. If you with to make a memorial gift, please consider Habitat for Humanity

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