MARGARET M. CLIFFORD, 86, passed peacefully at home in the presence of her family on Wednesday, January 8, 2014. Margaret was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was an active member of St. Therese Catholic Church. Margaret was born on August 8, 1927 in Two Rivers, Wisconsin to the late Sylvester and Genevieve Schmitt.
Surviving are her husband of 59 years, Donald R. Clifford of Fort Wayne, IN; daughters Maureen Cordes of Fort Wayne, IN, Sara Clifford of Lawrenceville, GA, Megan (Bo) Krejci of Suwanee, GA; and sons, Michael(Jenine) Clifford of Grayson, GA, and Tim Clifford of Cumming, GA. Also surviving are grandchildren, Danielle, Rachel (Andy), Haley (Ryan), Ryan, Renee', Jarred, Kiersten, Andrew, Jacob, Ashton, Isabella; and great grandchildren, Caleb and Zachary.
She was preceded in death by her son Peter Joseph Clifford of Fort Wayne, IN.
Mass of Christian Burial was at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 2304 Lower Huntington Road, Fort Wayne, IN on Monday, January 13, 2014 at 11am with visitation ½ hour prior to Mass. Visitation at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home for Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Road, Ft. Wayne, IN on Sunday, January 12, 2014 from 2-4pm and 5-7pm.
Burial in Prairie Grove Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to St. Therese Catholic Church or Visiting Nurse. Please visit www.elzey-patterson-rodakfuneralhome.com to leave condolences.