Doris Clark of Warren will celebrate her 90th birthday this month. Friends and relatives may join her at an open house hosted by her family from 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 23, at the Warren Park Bowery, 1440 N. 5900 West. No gifts.
She was born on April 24, 1921, to John P. and Gertrude W. Stevens. She was raised in Henefer, where she graduated from North Summit High School. She married George W. Clark on Oct. 7, 1940. Their vows were later solemnized in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Ogden Temple on Aug. 19, 1999. They celebrated 61 years together until his death on Feb. 11, 2002.
She has been a mother, grandmother and homemaker. In addition to her family, her interests have included sewing, cooking, houseplants, gardening, walking and caring for her two cats and a dog. She also enjoys attending the Plain City Senior Center.
When she was younger, she won many ribbons at the Weber County Fair for her cooking, crocheting and plants. She is an active member of the Warren LDS Ward, where she has served in many positions, including Primary teacher, quilting director and visiting teacher. For many years, she was a member of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers. She says her focus in life has always been on family and caring for others. Her children and their spouses are Ken and Carol Clark, South Ogden; John and Wendy Clark, Bountiful; and Phil Clark, Salt Lake City. She has eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.