William E. Clark
April 30, 2017
Bill Clark, age 86, passed peacefully in his sleep surrounded by his family. Born in St. Joseph, Missouri he was the son of Marie and Earl Clark. Bill served in the Air Force during the Korean War. He received his law degree from the University of Colorado in 1959, and moved his wife and daughter to Aspen where he practiced law for 40 years. Bill was a great man of integrity, hard work and dedication. His passion for family, music, travel and the outdoors were ever present during his life and gave him a sense of purpose, fulfillment, and joy. Bill served as a member of the Aspen School Board for 8 years, and a member of the Colorado Mountain College Board of Trustees for 6 years. He was a founding member of the Aspen Pitkin Employee Housing Board, and member of the Pitkin County Airport Authority. Bill also served on the Board of Directors of the Aspen Snowmass Council of the Arts. He was preceded in death by his daughter Deni Sue Carrick and is survived by his Wife Lois, Son Tim, Brother Paul, and Grandchildren Devin and Share Carrick and Kendall and Ben Clark. Memorial services to be announced. Please consider making a memorial contribution to Hospice Care of the Valley, Aspen Animal Shelter, or Aspen Youth Center.