S. Clark Teerling, 72

Siert Clark Teerling Jr., 72, formerly of Wabash, passed away Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, in Florence, Ala.

He was born to the late Siert Clark Teerling Sr. and Louise (Walker) Teerling on October 2, 1944 in Cook County, Ill. Clark served his country in the United States Navy. He worked at Kroger Egg prior to Hiz Inc. in Wabash, as a Tow Motor Operator.

Clark was a member of North Wood United Methodist Church and volunteered for the Salvation Army.

He is survived by sons, Michael McNear and Wayne L. McNear both of Alabama; daughter, Joann DeLong of Tennessee; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two daughters and one son.

Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Ave., Wabash. Burial will follow at Friends Cemetery in Wabash, Indiana.

Visitation for family and friends will be from 9 to 10 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. Preferred memorials are directed to Clark Teerling’s family to offset funeral expenses. Online condolences may be sent to the family at


Posted on 2016 Oct 11