Clark Folsom, July 13, 1930 • May 16, 2022

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Clark Folsom passed away peacefully early May 16, 2022 in Scottsdale, Arizona. He was born July 13, 1930 to Chester and Eleanor Folsom in Mora, Minnesota. He was a true native son.

Clark married his childhood sweetheart and life partner, Maryann Wahlstrom and graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Pharmacy Degree. He moved his young family to Grand Rapids, Minnesota where he began his career.

In 1962, Clark and Maryann moved the family to Benson, Minnesota and opened Clark’s Rexall Drug. Clark and his family loved the quality and character of the folks who lived in the small towns and farms of the west central Minnesota prairie. 

In July 1978, with the warmer climes of Arizona calling, the family moved a final time to Scottsdale. It was here that they loved the desert, it’s climate and Clark lived out his career and retirement years.

Clark is survived by his wife, Maryann and four children:  Brian (Carol), Todd (Billie), Paula (Bob) and Julie (Dan). He is also survived by his six grandchildren and two great grandchildren.


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