Clark Freshwater is a character in the Melisende Dulac Series.
His brother, Irwin, died in a crash on prom night in 1986, also killing Irwin's date Kendra Kinniburgh. Kendra's family sued the Freshwater family. Clark's father, Ogden, committed suicide shortly after the suit was filed in 1987, and his mother Xenia fell into a decline possibly aggravated by alcohol and sedative abuse. Clark was away at college during all this, but he left school and returned to Samuelton to care of his mother. She died the following year.
Using a life insurance payout from his mother, Clark left Oregon to finish college and a master's degree in Ohio, where his met Dorothy Moores. They were married in 1991 and subsequently returned to Samuelton to live and raise a family.
He disappeared on Valentine's Day 2009, the primary suspect in the Freshwater Murders.
Date of Birth: 25 December 1966
Marriage: 10 August 1991 to Dorothy Freshwater
Date of Death: Uncertain, though believed to some time in late 2009.
See Family Trees for family relationships.