Spark was born in Washington, DC on July 3, 1946 and raised in Tell City, IN.
He earned a Bachelor’s degree in mathematics and physics from the University of Evansville, and a Master’s Degree in Computer Operating Systems and Operations from the University of Missouri at Rolla. Spark loved science and enjoyed operating high-end RC cars and launching toy rockets. He had a successful IT career spanning more than 35 years.
He will be missed by all knew and loved him.
Surviving are his siblings, Sister Angela Jarboe of Our Lady of Grace Monastery in Beech Grove, IN, Tim Jarboe of Ferdinand, IN, Germaine Bauer of Shelbyville, IN, and Pat Jarboe of Cannelton, IN; as well as many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Mary Jo (Bengert) Jarboe, father, Paul Jarboe, Sr., and a brother, Terry Jarboe.
Funeral services will be held at 4:00 P.M. CST Thursday, September 26, 2013 at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home. Father Bernie Etienne will officiate. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Visitation will also be Thursday from 3:00-4:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.