Robert D. & Margaret A. Wark

Robert D. & Margaret A. Wark

This scholarship was created by Dr. David Wark in memory of his brother and sister-in-law. Robert Wark worked full-time while attending UCLA. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics in 1937. He rose to the rank of Second Lieutenant in the Army during WWII. After the War, he worked as a personnel officer, first in Tennessee, then at the Veterans Administration in the Los Angeles area. He died in 1994. Margaret Wark worked at the California Institute of Technology during WWII. After the war, she was an administrative assistant with the City of Los Angeles until she retired in 1982 to minister to her husband during his final illness. She died in 1997.