Clark, Lois Akenson peacefully slipped into eternity with family by her side on June 18th, 2022 just 23 days before her 103rd birthday in Fort Myers, FL. Lois was born July 11, 1919 in Minneapolis, MN where she spent most of her life. Lois was the second child of Nathaniel Akenson and Elsie Anderson Akenson. Lois graduated from Minneapolis South High School and the Minnesota School of Business. Lois loved the Lord Jesus Christ and was devoted to her faith and her family. Lois was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church in Minneapolis where she served in multiple leadership roles. Lois had a special heart for the missionary outreach of the church. Lois was unshakably positive, always encouraging to her children, and an enthusiastic grandmother. Lois was a fixture at Kenwood School for nearly 20 years mentoring and inspiring elementary school students to be their best. Lois was a friend to many throughout her life. She had enduring lifetime friendships and was always eager to make new ones of all ages. Lois and her husband of 62 years, Stephen R. Clark, Sr., loved to travel, especially to Italy and Sweden and visiting family throughout the US. Lois moved in 2015 to Captiva, FL and finally to assisted living in Fort Myers. In addition to her parents, Lois was predeceased by her husband, Steve, in 2004; her siblings Nathalie Person, Roger Akenson, Howard Akenson, and Helen Jean Gray; and grandson Matthew Clark. Lois is survived by her sons Stephen R. Jr. (Phyllis), Rock Hill, SC; Daryl (Judy), Minnetonka, MN; and Rick (Lisa), Omaha NE; daughter Nathalie Pyle (Richard), Captiva, FL; grandchildren Stephen, Scott and Patrick Clark; Miaken Clark Pantos; Bradley, Rachel and Sarah Clark; Judson Pyle, Nathaniel Pyle, Rebecca Pyle Davis and nine great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at 12:30PM on Saturday, August 27th, 2022 at the Lakewood Cemetery Chapel, 3600 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN, 55408. Memorials are preferred to the Captiva Chapel By the Sea, PO Box 188, Captiva, FL, 33924 or the Matthew Clark Endowment at Ridgewood Church, 4420 County Road 101, Minnetonka, MN, 55345.