Kevin James “Uban” Clarke, 51, of Taylorville passed away at 1:19pm, Monday, March 10, 2014 at Meadow Manor Nursing Home in Taylorville.  He was born on May 9, 1962, the son of Richard “Dyke” and Therese Crivello Clarke.  On May 5, 1990 he married Susan McKenna at Little Flower Catholic Church in Springfield.  Mr. Clarke was an veteran of the US Army.  Kevin was an avid Cubs and Bears fan.

He is survived by his wife: Susan Clarke, of Taylorville; Daughters: Jazmine Clarke and Michele Clarke of Taylorville, Mother Therese Clarke, of Taylorville; Brothers: Ric Clarke of Nashville TN, Mark Clarke, wife Fran, of Nashville TN, and Terry Clarke, wife JoAnn, of Elmhurst, IL; Sisters: Tracy Mahan of Taylorville, Anne Lotter, husband Albert, of Dallas GA, and Kerri Williams, husband Dennis, of Tovey; Nieces and Nephews: Doug Taft, Allison Learned, Anthony Clark, Daniel Mahan, Kelly Johnston, Karri Orrison, Taylor Clarke, and Patrick Clarke.

He was preceded in death by his Father. 

Visitation will be from 5 until 7pm on Wednesday March 12, 2014 at McClure Funeral Home.  A short Memorial Service will follow the visitation at 7pm.  McClure Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Taylorville is handling the arrangements.  Condolences may be left for the family at

Memorials may be left to the Christian County Animal Control, 300 S. Baughman Rd. in Taylorville.  

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