Mary Ann Clark, 97, of Frederick, Maryland, passed from this life on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at her home with her daughters by her side.
Born on April 7, 1924, in Cumberland, MD, she was the daughter of the late Joseph K. and Alberta (Clark) Mooney. For 33 years, she was married to the love of her life, Eugene F. Clark, who preceded her in death in 1988.
She was a graduate of Ursuline Academy in Cumberland. Mary Ann was then employed by the Cumberland Times in the circulation department working along side her father and brother. She enjoyed working at Village Lanes Bowling Alley snack bar for many years. Mary Ann was a die hard Baltimore Orioles fan who loved to gamble. In her later years she had an admiration for Facebooking.
Mary Ann attended St. Timothy Catholic Church in Walkersville. She was a long standing member of the Catholic Daughters, and a 75 year member of Beta Sigma Phi.
She is survived by daughters, Mary K. Dankmeyer and husband, Jesse, and Kathleen "KaKa" Clark Burtner and husband, Scott, all of Frederick; three grandchildren, Lauren K. Auten and husband, Russ, of Virginia Beach, VA, Daniel F. Dankmeyer and Veronika Tothova of Frederick, and Ryan S. Burtner of Frederick; dedicated nieces and nephews, Joann Bradley, Chuck Young, Mary Ann Sproul, Steven Young, Carol Jean Elliott, Kelly Mooney, and Patricia Painter; and one special adopted daughter, Julie Hutto-Gilbert.
Mary Ann was preceded in death by one brother, Joseph K. Mooney; and sister, Jeanne M. Young.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike in Frederick, MD.
A celebration of Mary Ann's life journey will take place at 10 a.m. on Friday, September 17, 2021, at St. Timothy's Catholic Church, 8651 Biggs Ford Road in Walkersville. Monsignor Richard Murphy will be celebrant.
Memorial donations may be made to Frederick Health Hospice and St. Timothy Catholic Church.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at StaufferFuneralHome.com.