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Music educator

William Henry Clark was music educator. Ordained deacon Archdiocese of Chicago, Roman Catholic Church, 2003; certified K-14 music teacher.

Background

Clark, William Henry was born on March 30, 1940 in Hancock, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Ronald Maurice and Ivy Elizabeth Clark.

Education

B Music Education, University Wisconsin, Stevens Point, 1961. M Music Education, Roosevelt University, 1967.

Career

Teacher band and instrument New Lisbon (Wisconsin) Public Schools, 1961—1963. General music and band teacher East Prairie School, Skokie, Illinois, 1963—1966. Management trainee 1st National Bank, Chicago, 1966—1967.

Music administrator, instructor North Chicago (Illinois) Elementary Schools, 1967—1975, band and instrumental teacher, 1987—1994, Gurnee (Illinois) Grade School, 1976—1983. Instrumental teacher Lake Shore Catholic Academy, Waukegan, 1994—2005, Our Lady of Humility School, Beach Park, 1996—2005. Retired, 2005

Master teacher future teachers University Illinois, 1972—1974, 1980—1983.

Adjudicator solos, ensembles, organizations, 1969—1994.

Achievements

  • Ordained deacon Archdiocese of Chicago, Roman Catholic Church, 2003. Certified K-14 music teacher.

Membership

Board directors North Chicago Council Arts, 1990—1994. Lay director Ecumenical Cursillo Community Illinois, 1993—1996. Choir director, soloist Millburn (Illinois) Church of Christ, 1968—1973, United Methodist Church, North Chicago, 1973—1980.

Member of Illinois Music Educators Association, Illinois Grade School Music Association (chairman board directors 1972-1974).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Barbershop quartets, trumpet, guitar, singing, acting.

Connections

Married Sandra Sue Smith (divorced ). Children: Thomas, Christopher. Married Dorothy Jean Mohn.

Stepchildren: Susan Mohn, Edward Mohn, Theodore Mohn, Carol Mohn.

father:
Ronald Maurice

mother:
Ivy Elizabeth Clark

spouse:
Sandra Sue Smith

spouse:
Dorothy Jean Mohn

child:
Thomas Clark

child:
Christopher Clark

child:
Susan Mohn Clark

child:
Edward Mohn Clark

child:
Theodore Mohn Clark

child:
Carol Mohn Clark