May 26, 1954 - October 27, 2015

Alan E. Clarke “Al” died October 27, 2015 at Tri Pointe Hospital in Concord at the age of 61. Al was happiest when he was playing his guitar with the band, writing songs and spending time with his friends (Marc, Dave, Rick, Tim, and Jim) at the hunting cabin in Pennsylvania. He is survived by sisters: Sharon Larbes (Robert) and Judith Whitlow (Don); niece: Amanda; nephew: James; great-nieces and nephew: Chelsea, Taylor, Callie and Jake; Diane’s daughter: Lisa Dunlap (Shelly) and her sons: Clayton and Lenny Jr.; and his beloved cat, Sammy. Al was preceded in death by son: Paul Clarke; His loving companion of 22 years: Diane Vihtelic; parents: Frank and Estelle Clarke.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.


 Born: May 26, 1954

 Place of Birth: Euclid, Ohio

 Death: October 27, 2015

 Place of Death: Painesville Twp., Ohio