Mary Elizabeth Clark (Boulware)

SCOTT CITY - Mary Elizabeth Clark (Boulware), 85, died on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Scott County Hospital in Scott City, KS.  She was born on February 17, 1935 in Healy the daughter of Robert Paul & Cordelia (Farr) Allen.  She married Darlow Boulware on May 17, 1952 at St John, KS.  He died on October 27, 1981.  She later married Donald E. Clark on November 21, 1987 at Reno, Nev.  He died on January 17, 1998.

Mary graduated from Scott Community High School in 1952.  She and her husband farmed in the Modoc area.  After her second marriage she moved to Lane County and later returned to Scott City.  She was a member of the First Christian Church of Scott City and the VFW Auxiliary.

She is survived by son- Bradley Allen and Susan Boulware of Scott City, KS; four daughters- Jerri and Randy Thornton of Kremmling, CO, Vicki and Dale Dirks of Scott City, KS, Cheri and David Sharp of Greeley, CO, and Denise and Kelly Strecker of Silver Lake KS, step-son - Kendall and Maraline Clark of Dighton, KS; step-daughter- Janice and Ken Rosebush of Castle Rock, CO; brother- Russell Allen of Kansas City, KS; sister- Judy Erskin of Dighton, KS; 12 grandchildren- Paula Vulgamore, Devin Holloway, David Dirks, Trey Strecker, Brooke Boulware, Kadra Boulware, Lisa Knurek, Scott Rosebush, Kyle Rosebush, Steven Clark, Cassie Rupp and Jason Thornton and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands and two brothers- Merlin Allen and Keith Ray Allen.

Funeral Service will be at 1:30 PM Monday at First Christian Church in Scott City with Rev Warren Stecklein officiating.  Burial will be in Dighton Memorial Cemetery.  Memorials are suggested to Scott Hospital Foundation- Caring Hearts or Lane County Healthcare Foundation in care of Boomhower Funeral Home.  Friends could call from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 8 p.m. Sunday at Boomhower Funeral Home in Dighton.  Condolences may be posted at

Posted online on August 03, 2020