Clifford A. Hale, 84


Clifford “Cliff” A. Hale, 84, passed away on Sunday, May 26, 2013. Cliff was born in Milwaukee to the late Clifford and Ella (Nee Krivitz) Hale.

Cliff proudly served in the United States Army and was a member of the American Legion Post No. 36 of West Bend.

Cliff is survived by his wife Ann (Nee Hoffmann) Hale; his five children: Clifford III (Teri) Hale, Tracy (Keith) Schmidt, Meredith (Fred) Geidel, William (Sue) Hale and Stephanie Hale; his five stepsons: Dana (Diane) Alioto, Keith (Jill) Alioto, Glenn (Betty) Alioto, Steve (Diana) Alioto, Michael (Dawn) Alioto; his 16 grandchildren: Lynita, Emilee, Tyler, Travis, Kyle, Shane, MacKenna, Dustin, Justyn, Jordyn, Andrea, Gina, Lisa, Maria, Chiara and Gianna; eight great-grandchildren; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Cliff is preceded in death by his parents and his infant son Keith.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 1 p.m. at Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend). A visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, June 1 from 11 a.m.-12:45 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family appreciates donations to the Alzheimer’s Association (620 S 76th St., Suite 160, Milwaukee, WI 53214-1549).

A special thank you to the Lighthouse of West Bend, Betty’s Harbor and Season’s Hospice.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.