William G. Clark

Bill is a director on the Continuing Education Committee



William G. Clark

Bill was born in Trail, BC to Isabel and W.G. (Bill) Clark. Coming from a long line of funeral directors, Bill is a fourth-generation funeral director serving the community of Trail.

In 1898, Bill’s great grandfather William G. Clark Sr., a cabinet maker, established Clark and Binns Undertakers in Trail, and today Bill Jr. is the managing partner of Clark’s Funeral Services in Trail, Castlegar Funeral Chapel, Castlegar, BC, Thompson Funeral Service, Nelson, BC, and Valley Funeral Home, Nakusp, BC. 

Bill has two sons; Adam and his wife Natasha and grandchildren Beckett, Maddison, and Elizabeth; and Nathan and his wife Brittany, all of Trail.

Bill enjoys the outdoors which includes hunting, motorcycling, golf, snowshoeing and skiing as well as curling competitively. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends at Christina Lake during the summer months.

Bill has served as President of the Trail Rotary Club, Chair of the Greater Trail Retirement Housing Society, Chair of the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital and Health Foundation and President of Christina Sands Estates Society as well as serving on numerous other community boards and clubs.

He is currently, a Director of the British Columbia Funeral Service Association and Membership Chair of the Cremation Association of North America.

I take great pride at working at my family’s funeral home from an early age. Having had the opportunity to help my community through one of the most difficult journeys they will face is very rewarding. We have a tremendous team within our funeral home, sharing the same values with the service we provide. We pride ourselves on our personal reputation and the reputation of our funeral home for providing the highest level of service with compassion. 

The end of life deserves as much beauty, care, and respect as the beginning.

– Anonymous