WAUKESHA

Mickelena A. ‘Mickey’ Clifton
May 28, 1921 — June 21, 2016

Mickey Clifton of Waukesha passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at the age of 95.

Mickey was born on May 28, 1921 in Waukesha, the daughter of Joseph and Marietta Pucci. She attended Carroll College in the early 1940s then became a ticket agent for American Airlines in 1947 and in 1960, became the manager of the travel agency for AAA in Waukesha.

Mickey will be missed by her daughter, Deborah (John Kishline) Clifton, Whitefish Bay; and her grandson, Sam Kishline, Chicago. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Mary Rano and Rose Rucci; brothers, Tony Pucci and Tom Pucci; and nieces, Marion Cooley Foss and Cecelia Boehmke.

The visitation for Mickey will be held on Wednesday, June 29, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. with Mass following at St. Mary Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha, WI, 53186. The Rev. Howard Haase will officiate. Private burial will take place at a later date at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Mickey’s family would like to thank Gentiva Hospice and Home Instead Home Health care for their care, kindness, and grace.