Clark Lucash, 60, of Freeburg, IL, born August 16, 1956, in Belleville, IL, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017, at his residence.
Mr. Lucash was a lineman for the Village of Freeburg. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and thoroughly enjoyed gardening, mushroom hunting. He was an all around outdoorsman. Clark was a member of the National Rifle Association (NRA) and ABATE of Illinois. He was a kind hearted man to all of his family and friends.
Clark was preceded in death by a daughter in infancy, Amanda Lucash; his father, Arthur A. Lucash; and a brother, Tom Lucash.
Surviving are his lifelong partner of 37 years, Libby Taylor;
a son, Dale Cox;
a daughter, Anna Mollet;
three grandchildren, Summer Schilling,
and Tanner Cox;
his mother Areta, nee Kessler, Lucash;
three brothers, Randy (Cheryl) Lucash,
Daniel (Debra) Lucash,
and Pat (Judy) Lucash;
two sisters, Julie (Kevin) Zeisset,
and Jennie (David) Wicklman;
two aunts, Peggy Emery and Sister Rita Marie Lucash, ASC;
many nieces and nephews;
and his feline companions, Fred and Mocha.
Memorials may be made to Family Hospice, the American Cancer Society, or to the NRA. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, January 9, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL.
Funeral: Funeral services will be at 7 p.m. Monday, January 9, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL, with Rev. Darrell Weber officiating.
Condolences Left For Clark Lucash
My deepest symphony to the family of Clark Lucash. He was always so nice, and friendly. Such a loss!
Rosanne Hettenhausen, Freeburg, Il, 62243
My deepest sympathy to Clark's family. He was the perfect person to work with as it related to the Freeburg Emergency Services, always available and his kindness and people skills were always number one as well as his professionalism. May God's comfort and grace be with you all.
Eugene Kramer, Freeburg, Illinois, 62243
To my precious Lucash family, I love Clark, always kind and caring with a quick smile and twinkle in his beautiful Lucash eyes. I am so sorry I am currently in Australia but returning home January 16th, I will come to see Arita and any of the kids that may be there. Kevin's and my prayers are lifted up that you all may be comforted knowing that Clark is greatly loved and now he is at peace in wonderful Heaven with Tom, his father and all others. Love you Arita, Randy, Dan, Pat, Julie and Jenny. God Bless You All. Cindy
Cynthia and Kevin Schilling, Red Bud, Illinois, 62278
Our thoughts are with Clark's family. We will remember Clark as a really nice guy with a ready smile.
Jerry and Mary Anne Downen, Freeburg, Il, 62243
Dear Aunt Arita, Randy, Danny, Julie and Jennie I was so sad to hear the news about Clark. I always love seeing his smiling face whenever I visited I just wish it could have been more. I will keep you all in my prayers in help with the healing process.
Joy Lucash Sinsay, Canoga Park , CA, 91306
Hugs and love being sent to the Lucash family. So sorry to hear of Clark's passing.
Mary Vielweber (Schlesinger), Freeburg, il, 62243