Ted Clark, 87, of Chicago Ridge, died March 19 at home. Visitation was held March 22 at Lack & Sons Funeral Home in Hickory Hills. A funeral Mass was held March 23 at Our Lady of the Ridge Church in Chicago Ridge. Interment was private.
Mr. Clark is survived by his wife, Harriett; his son, Steven; and one grandchild.
Mr. Clark was born in Chicago. He worked as a locomotive engineer with the Belt Railway of Chicago for 37 years. He served in the Merchant Marines during World War II, and was a member of the South Suburban Civil War Roundtable, the Midwest Chapter of the American Merchant Marine Veterans, and the Sherlockians, the latter an international group of people who share a love for Sherlock Holmes.