Duane E. Bark age 62 of Clinton, passed away Monday Jan. 17, 2022 at MercyOne Medical Center, Clinton. According to his wishes, cremation rites will be accorded and a Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date. Memorials may be given to the family. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com

Duane was born on May 18, 1959 in Clinton, IA, the son of Duane W. and Adaline (Miller) Bark. He was a US Navy veteran serving from 1978-1979. He married LeAnda Wilkerson on April 28, 2000 in Clinton. He worked as a carpenter in construction his whole life. He enjoyed building things with popsicle sticks, yardwork, and camping.

Duane is survived by his wife, LeAnda Bark of Clinton; two sons, Shawn (Kala) Bark of Santee, CA and Joshua Bark of El Cajon, CA; two granddaughters, Avery and Addison Bark; his mother, Adaline Bark of Clinton; two step-children, Dan (Barb) Garien of Parkers, CO and Catherene Garien of Clinton; 8 step grandchildren and 2 step great grandchildren; two brothers, Kenny (Barbara) Bark of Clinton and Rick (JoEllen) Bark of Thomson, IL; two sisters, Rebecca (Harold) Davis and Brenda Bark-Anderson both of Clinton; and several nieces & nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, brother, Alan, sister, Dana Sue, and his grandparents.