Mary Eileen Clark

May 26, 1927 - November 11, 2016

05/26/1927 - 11/11/2016

Past Services

Sunday November 20, 2016
2:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel
5033 Rouse Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 422-4000 | Directions
Albert G. Horton Memorial Veteran Cemetery
5310 Milners Rd.
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-255-7217 | Directions

Mary Eileen Clark, 89, went to be with the Lord on November 11, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on May 26, 1927 in Hampshire, England, a daughter of the late Selina Cooke and Edward Rickman.
Mary was a veteran of the Royal Air Force as well as a member of the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force. She was also a member of the American Gold Star Mothers.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert Clark and her son Michael Hopkins.
Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Gloria Berlind; 3 grandchildren, William Higgins, Michelle Higgins, and Michael Berlind; and 3 great grandchildren, Saige Higgins, Micah Higgins, and Aubrey Berlind.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, November 20, 2016, at 2 p.m., Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd., VA Beach.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the Combat Wounded Coalition of Chesapeake, VA at Online condolences may be offered to the family at

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Donald J. Coons
6 years ago

Mary, although I only knew you for a short period, I always enjoyed our visits and conversations. Rest in peace as you rejoin your husband and son; may you always have Fair Winds and Following Seas. Semper Fidelis

Donald J. Coons
6 years ago

Mary I only knew you for a short period of time, and thoroughly enjoyed all of our encounters and discussions. May you rest in peace and enjoy your heavenly reunion with son and husband. May you always have Fair Winds and Following Seas. Semper Fi.

Diane and Samuel Keag
6 years ago

An amazing lady who touched our lives and will never be forgotten.

Chris, Sherry, & Jeff
6 years ago

We will miss you , but we know that you are in a happy place to be back with Gil and your son.

The Alexander’s

Linda Lee and Rick Davis
6 years ago

A very special lady who will be dearly missed.