SUFFERN, N.Y. -- William J. Clark, Jr., 63, of Warwick, died on Thursday, Nov. 10, at his home.
Born on May 12, 1953 in Suffern, he was the son William J. and Janet (Kelly) Clark.
Clark retired as chief at the Rockland County Jail. Following his retirement he received the Rockland County Sheriff's Departments Sheriff's Star Award for his outstanding dedication and contributions to the people of Rockland County.
He loved sports, coaching and was an avid Jets fan. Clark also coached football at Albertus Magnus High School and baseball for the Warwick Junior Varsity team. He also coached the Haverstraw Senior League baseball team and led the Clarkstown Mickey Mantle Division to state championships.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Debra (Lisewski) Clark; his daughter, Erin Charlton (Ron); son, Brian Clark; and daughter Allison Denver (Paul); three grandchildren, Olivia, Gregory and Mairead; his siblings, Robin Dillon (Ron Beller); Michael Clark (Vilma); Kelly Clark; Melissa Hebert (Chris); Penny Hernandez (Michael), and Jodi Kolesar; his father and mother-in-law, Victor and Margaret Lisewski; sisters-in-law: Susan Clark and Linda Honara (Mike); brother-in-law Victor Lisewski (Vicki Berman), and 26 nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, Scott Clark.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 15 at the Lazear-Smith & Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 17 Oakland Ave., Warwick.
Funeral mass will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 16, at St. Stephen Roman Catholic Church. Private cremation.