Delray Beach, Fl
Monday, January 7, 2019
Predeceased by his Wife; Gertrude McMillan.
Survived by his Daughter; Tracy (Steven) Peets of Penfield. Many dear friends.
Clifford was a retired Deputy Chief of the city of Rochester Fire Department. A proud veteran of WW II, a pilot of the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress , a four-engined heavy bomber developed in the 1930s for the United States Army Air Corps (USAAC). The B-17 was primarily employed by the USAAC in the daylight strategic bombing campaign of World War II against German industrial and military target.
Clifford was predeceased by his loving wife Gertrude in 2008. He enjoyed spending the last years as a snowbird in Delray Beach with his daughter Tracy , son in law Steve. He will be missed by so many.
No prior calling hours.
Family will receive friends at 10:30 am on Saturday January 12th 2019 at The Chapel of Peace Mausoleum at Riverside Cemetery, 2650 Lake Ave., Rochester, NY 14612 for funeral services and words of remembrance. Deacon Larry Feasel officiating. Full military honors by the US Army and Rochester Fire Department following committal prayers.
In lieu of flowers, friends may make contributions to a charity of their choice memory of Cliff.