Eddie Joe Stark was born December 7, 1947, and attended Concannon school. He graduated from West Vigo in 1965 and went on to attend ISU.
Eddie has been married to his wife Cheryl for 46 years. They have two daughters, Tami and Jennifer and two grandsons, Travis and Tyler.
Coach Stark was the assistant varsity basketball coach for both boys and girls for several years at West Vigo. With the help of his coaching, the girls won their sectional championship in 2000.
Eddie is a member of the Masonic Lodge #687 in West Terre Haute. His hobbies include hunting, fishing, racing, traveling, and spending time with his friends and family.
After a long career of working and coaching, Eddie decided to take time and enjoy his hobbies and has been retired since 2013.