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Christopher J. Clark
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  • Make-A-Wish Foundation
    133 Federal St. 2nd Floor
    Boston, MA 02110

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“Lisa and family.We are heartbroken to hear of Chris's passing. I will always remember his mischievous smile and his constant devotion & support to...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Maureen Green - Melrose, MA

“We will miss you dear Chris. May you Rest In Peace. Brigitte and Jim MacKenzie ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Brigitte Blas - Quincy, MA

“We loved Chris and are heartbroken at the news of his passing. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Elizabeth & Dan Davis - Sharon, MA

“I'm so saddened to hear this. May he be at peace in heaven with his brother Peter. You're all in my thoughts. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Judy Walsh - Middleboro, MA

“We will miss Uncle Chris's generous and supportive nature, calm, cool confidence and the subtle way he shared sage advice with his nephews to help...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Bill Whitty - Methuen, MA

“Lisa & family, Ann & I are so sorry to hear of Chris' passing. We remember the good times that we had at the Sox games. Sending our thoughts and...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Gerry O'Connor - Cape Elizabeth, LA

“The Gately Family and Staff wish to express our sincere sympathy to you. It is our hope that we may be able to make a difficult time more bearable....Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: John W. Gately, John H. Gately & Fred Sprague - MA


Christopher J "Chris" Clark, beloved husband, son,brother, son-in-law, uncle and friend, passed away peacefully at the
age of 57, surrounded by family on July 23, 2019. Chris was born and raised in Quincy MA, had a successful
business career in IT, and was able to enjoy his real passion in life, hockey, by playing both varsity and semi-pro.
He and his wife Lisa where avid travelers and had visited many places globally. When not enjoying a trip, you
could find him on any given Sunday watching any one of his favorite Boston sports teams with his wife and
family. Chris is preceded in death by his father Peter Sr. and brother Peter Clark. He is survived by his loving wife
Lisa Tobasco, mother Dorothy (Hegerich); siblings Joanne and Matthew Knowles, Stacey Clark and David Hoyt,
Julie and James Andrews, mother and father- in-law Frank and Anna Tobasco, sister and brother in-law Lynda
and William Whitty, sister in-law Lori Tobasco; niece Rachel Knowles and nephews Malcolm Knowles, Alex &
Ethan Green and Eric & Jake Whitty. Donations in lieu of flowers can be made in Chris's name to Make A Wish
Foundation. Funeral services and interment will be private.