“Thank you so much for all your help with the funeral planning and the actual funeral. Everything was beautiful and could not have been more special or gone any smoother. It was comforting for our family to know that everything was going to be taken care of and that we would do my father-in-law justice with a very beautiful funeral. Thank you so much for that peace-of-mind. We could not have been more pleased with how everything turned out. You all are truly wonderful at what you do. I would never go anywhere else! (Although I’m hoping not to have to use your services for a very long time!) Thank you so much for everything.”
— L. H.
Philip J. "Phil" Clarke
April 21, 1952 - November 22, 2012
Philip J. “Phil” Clarke, age 60, a Naperville, IL resident for 16 years, passed away suddenly on Thursday, November 22, 2012. He was born April 21, 1952 in Oak Park, IL.
Beloved husband of 28 years to Kathleen (nee Parker) Clarke, loving father of Kyle and Bradley, devoted son of the late Robert and Grace Clarke, dear brother of Steve Clarke, Dennis (Lynn) Clarke, Brian Clarke and Greg Clarke.
Phil grew up in Oak Park, IL, was a 1969 graduate of Fenwick High School and the University of Indiana, Bloomington. Phil loved sports, played 16 inch softball and was a fan of the Chicago White Sox and Bears.
Memorial Visitation Tuesday, November 27, 3:00-7:30 P.M. at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville.
Memorial Services will follow Tuesday, 7:30 P.M. in the funeral home with Deacon Larry Kearney officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to: AIDS Foundation of Chicago, 200 West Jackson Boulevard #2200, Chicago, IL 60606, (312) 922-2322, www.aidschicago.org