CLIFTON ROBERT EDWARD, age 87 of Howell, passed away on Thursday, February 14, 2013. Born in Memphis, TN on February 24, 1925, he was the son of Willis T. and Effa L. (Page) Clifton. Formerly of Detroit, Bob was a retired paint inspector for Ford Motor Company's Wixom Plant. Beloved husband of the late Pattisu (Henson) Clifton (3-4-02). Loving father of Gary R. (Cheryl) Clifton of Howell, David T. (Lynn) Clifton of Macomb and Eric E. (Lori) Clifton of Howell. Grandfather of 11; brother of the late Willis Clifton, the late Frank Clifton, Geneva Godsey of Roseville and Frances Wallace of Ellenton, FL. Funeral services Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. (in-state 10 a.m.) at the First Presbyterian Church, 300 E. Grand River Ave., Brighton 48116. Visitation Monday, 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at MacDonald's Funeral Home, Howell (517-546-2800). Contributions suggested to Youth for Christ, P.O. Box 40801, Detroit, MI 48240 or the First Presbyterian Church, Brighton. www.macdonaldsfuneralhome.com
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We're two of those folks who will miss you Bob. Your devotion to the Lord was inspirational. We are sure it carried you through your last hours into the rewarding heaven you aspired to. Fondly, your neighbors in the Landings of Rolling Ridge, Maurice and Marie St.Germain 513 Snowfall Ct.