Obituary for Mark Clifford
CIifford, Mark W.
Of Lackawanna, NY, July 24, 2017 at the age of 75, surrounded by family and friends under the care of Hospice Buffalo in Cheektowaga, NY. Loving husband of 48 years to Carole (nee Coleman) Clifford; loving son of the late George and Rita (nee Klauk) Clifford; dearest brother of the late George Jr. (Marge), Margaret, Michael (late Dorothy), and Elizabeth (John) Reinig; also survived by Tim (Peg), Charles (Kathy), Catherine (Michael) Gawronski, Edward (Karen), Rob (Kathy), and Jim (Maria); brother-in-law to Marge Coleman, Mary Ellen (Tom) Loncto, Edward (Linda) Coleman and the late George (Beverly) Coleman; additionally survived by over 70 loving nieces and nephews. Mark was a long-time member of the local Patriots Club and an Army Vietnam veteran. The family will be present on Thursday from 2-8PM at the (Blasdell/Lackawanna Chapel) JOHN J. KACZOR FUNERAL HOME, INC. 3450 South Park Ave., and where prayers will be said Friday morning at 8:30 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30AM at Our Mother of Good Counsel Church. Entombment will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Mark’s name to the Hospice Foundation of WNY.