Gregory Russell Clark - Morris Nilsen Funeral Chapel

February 5, 1947 - July 19, 2022

Gregory Russell Clark

Age 75, of Bloomington, formerly of Hibbing, passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2022 after a courageous battle with cancer. He is preceded in death by his mother, Myrtle Clark; father, Gerald (Mary) Clark; and father-in-law, Gordon Poirier. Greg served in the Army over three years with overseas duties in Germany. He worked at Hibbing Taconite as a diesel mechanic for close to 30 years. He was an avid bowler in Hibbing and Bloomington. Greg loved to help others and that shone through with his years of volunteer service with the Salvation Army kitchen. He was a member of First Lutheran Church, DAV, VFW, and American Legion. Greg was a loving papa to his special granddaughter Caroline. They loved to watch Sponge Bob SquarePants on papa’s big chair and the two of them would laugh and laugh. Greg also loved his dog Brandy, who provided companionship in a way only dogs can.

Survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Candace “Candy”; daughter, Kamie (Matthew) Moen; favorite granddaughter, Caroline Moen; loyal dog, Brandy; mother-in-law, Shirley Poirier; sisters-in-law; Judy Gonzalez, Chery (Harry) Brumbaugh and Kay Ranger; numerous nieces and nephews, extended family, and friends. 

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Croix Hospice.


  1. Stephen SALZER says:

    Candy, I’m so sorry to hear about Greg. I just was reading the paper this afternoon and saw the sad news. You are in my thoughts. Steve Salzer

  2. steven murphy says:

    So sorry to hear about Greg. Thoughts and prayers to you, your daughter, and granddaughter.
    Take care sweet and dear friend,
    Steve and Kathy Murphy

  3. Jalayne Smith says:

    Oh Candy, so sorry to hear of this! Thinking of you and your family ❤️❤️
    Love, Doug and Jalayne

  4. Barrie says:

    Kamie- so sorry to hear about your father. My condolences to you and the rest of the family.

    Take care-
    Barrie McDaniel

  5. Tim Hurley says:

    To the Clark Family,

    So sorry to hear about Greg.We worked together for many years and I have nothing but fond memories of Greg.
    He always had a funny story or a way to make you laugh even though he had his own health struggles. Great guy.

    Again so sorry. Tim Hurley

  6. Collin Wickstrom says:

    I worked with Greg for many years. Sorry to hear of his passing. Wicky

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