Clark A. Lingenfelter, 72, of Maple Avenue, Hagaman, died at home on Sunday morning, September 30, 2012, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born in Amsterdam on March 9, 1940, a son of Arthur and Mildred Fick Lingenfelter, and lived in Broadalbin as a child. He was a 1958 graduate of Broadalbin High School. Mr. Lingenfelter moved to Hagaman nearly fifty years ago.
Clark was employed as a truck driver and was a member of the Teamsters Local No. 294 for more than twenty-five years. He worked for several area trucking firms, including Boss-Linco, and retired in 1995. After his retirement, Clark worked at Brown's Ford in Amsterdam.
Mr. Lingenfelter was a charter member of the Adirondack Baptist Church in Gloversville, where he served as a deacon.
Survivors include his wife, Joan Blood Lingenfelter, whom he married on September 27, 1959; three daughters, April L. (Richard) Baird of Broadalbin, Colleen A. (Anthony) Hoke of Fort Plain, and Elizabeth L. (Todd) Ebert of Newburgh; a sister, Carolyn (Martin) Smith of Gloversville; a sister-in-law, Christine Bradt of Broadalbin; nine grandchildren, Nathan, Gabrielle, and Alexander Baird, Ellabeth, Myra, Alan (Tiffany) and Kyle Hoke, and Raven and Maxwell Ebert; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Adirondack Baptist Church, 1431 State Route 29, Gloversville. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at noon at the church. Interment will be in Ferndale Cemetery, Johnstown. Arrangements are by the Robert M. Halgas Funeral Home Inc., Johnstown.