Erica Jo Clark
Erica Jo Clark, age 4 of Batavia, passed away at 4:20 PM, Monday, April 1, 2013, in Batavia, when the vehicle she was riding in was struck by a train.
A joint funeral service, with her sister Callie, will be held at 1:00 PM, Sunday, April 7, at at Cardinal High School Gymnasium near Eldon with Pastor Danny Cary officiating. Burial will be in the Batavia Cemetery.
Friends may call after noon on Saturday, April 6, at Grace Funeral Care in Batavia, where the family will be present for visitation from 4:00 to 7:00 PM Saturday evening.
Erica was born on February 12, 2009, in Ottumwa, the daughter of Waylon and Tara Lewman Clark.
She was in pre-school at Cardinal Elementary School.
Survivors include her parents of Batavia; one sister Jordan Ann Clark; grandparents, Dale and Denise Clark of Ottumwa, Brent Lewman of Batavia, and Ronda Lewman and Jeff Parrish of Douds; great-grandparents, Vivian Clark of Batavia, Roland Davis of Eldon, and Danny Showman of Martinsburg; several aunts, uncles, and cousins; and many more loving family and friends too numerous to mention.
She was preceded in death by her uncle Brian Lewman, and great-grandparents Ralph Clark, Gloria Davis, Norma Showman, and Thomas and Edna Lewman.
Erica was a people person, and especially loved spending time with her granny and taking care of her little sister, Jordan.
She was an outdoor person, and would have spent every hour in the park or riding her bicycle. She loved riding the motorcycle with her dad, and playing with her Puppy Pal.
Erica and her sister Callie shared everything, and could not get enough time playing with their cousins.
Donations for the family may be sent to the Lewman-Clark Fund in care of either The City of Batavia, 304 Alto, Batavia, IA 52533, or Grace Funeral Care, PO Box 10, Eldon, Iowa 52554.