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Mary Wendle is a supporting character in Clarence. Mary is Clarence's mom; her rare combination of patience, stamina, humor and unconditional support makes her the perfect parent for Clarence.


Mary is the daughter of Seymour and Dilliss Wendle. She is a single mother raising Clarence with the help of her live-in boyfriend, Chad. Clarence's father, Damian, is absent from the series, though the circumstances surrounding this have not explained. Mary speaks with a Jersey-ish inflection and is mostly a down-to-earth family member. Throughout Clarence's adventures, Mary keeps a cheerful, fun attitude all the while keeping him in check.

In Hairence, she works at Hip Clips.


Mary is well-rounded portrayal of a lower-middle-class single mother. She's patient and loving to her high-energy son, Clarence, but also also crafty enough to get him to help with chores (by making it into a game). She likes to make (and eat) "Pizza Poppers". ("Pilot")

Mary is also sensitive to saving money and uses coupons when grocery shopping; she also buys healthy foods such as organic fruits and skim milk ("Lost in the Supermarket").


Mary is a curvy woman who usually wears a pale yellow t-shirt and tight pink pants with dark brown boots. Like Clarence, she has pink skin and blonde hair. Mary also wears red lipstick and has a tattoo ("Hurricane Dillis").


  • Mary has a tattoo, according to Hurricane Dilliss.
  • Based on Chad's words from Hurricane Dilliss, Mary has been seeing a therapist for some time.
  • Mary is a semi successful hair dresser, who owns her own salon call "Hip Clips". As see in the episode "Hairence".

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Clarence's Family ClarenceMaryChadDillisSeymourDamian
Clarence's Friends JeffSumo
Aberdale Elementary Student body BelsonNathanPercyKimbyCourtlinMalessicaChelseaBreehnDustinDarlieAshleyCrendleGuylerDebbieAlisonTryMemoRitaPatsieMarlieKennanVuJohn-GeorgeGabbieCamdenSamuelBradyMavisBlaideHeidaJulienEmilioReedCocoAmy Shtuzger
West Aberdale Elementary Student body Jimmy ChakrabortyBreePhilMichelleJonMelOllieCassieLolaAaronLonnieRicardoTomDavidKatMikePipiSamElTiffanyCJDunkinGilben
Adults Mrs. BernsteinMs. BakerMr. ReeseMs. ShoopMel SumozskiTinonaEJ RandellSue RandellWalt and TiffanyCynthia NolesPercy's ParentsHersheyMillie ShoopMr. MozerMs. LoftonRosie
Minor characters Amy GillisBuckey O'NeilCashierSammyJoshua MaverickGaleShawnSample LadyMitchMalakevinTattletale GirlGuyler's MomKateKeith MackRangerTiniaStuartBosLarryAnnieBettyMarianioHornsbyLucineRandyMrs. MurderburgerSandyKevinThe principalDonna-Joe JudleyHankGaryRake BackburnDon DelaioChimneyCooterButterscotch The PigSeabassThe GooseDanBeauford T. PusserBeffBalanceChumoHot SauceTannerJosephDaleBradsterLupeSensei CarlosBrandi
Unseen/Unnamed characters Tappy Cards KidAshley's FriendsBullySumo's BrothersNurse TackerUnnamed Elderly LadyUnnamed purple shirted manUnnamed School NurseUnnamed Green-Overall BoyUnnamed girl with green shirtUnnamed Maroon-Shirted GirlDeniseUnnamed yellow shirted kidUnnamed orange haired womanUnnamed Purple shirted WomanUnnamed warted ladyUnnamed policemanUnnamed Business WomanEmilio's SisterJulien's ParentsKevin's boyfriendDennisUnnamed boy with glassesVictorMr. NolesUnnamed MayorUnnamed pink shirted ladyUnnamed NurseBrown-Haired boyCoughing ManUnnamed brown hair boyUnnamed Male DoctorSumo's GrandparentsUnnamed striped-shirted kid