Edward H. Clarke, 91 of Willowbrook formerly North Riverside, died Jan. 19, 2019.

Born on Jan. 1, 1928, Mr. Clarke served in the U.S. Navy during World War II aboard a minesweeper in the Pacific, deployed to China, Japan, Korea, Philippines, Formosa and Guam.

He was a retired truck driver and was a member of Knights of Columbus Council 1005.

Mr. Clarke was the companion of Irene Yuknis; the father of Thomas, Raymond (Sharon), Laura (Jeffrey), William and Patrick (Kerry); the grand and great-grandfather of many; and the brother of Virginia. 

Interment is at Mount Auburn Cemetery. Funeral info is available by contacting Ivins/Moravecek Funeral Home, 80 E. Burlington St. in Riverside, at 708-447-2261 or www.ivinsfh.com.