Clifford Faeth – Devoted husband of 64 years to the late Jean Faeth; Loving father of Karen (Larry) Hoopes and David (Michele) Faeth; Beloved grandfather of Nathaniel (Carolyn), Jason (Kathryn), Lauren (Enrique), Brendan, Nicholas, Trevor and Collin; Cherished great-grandfather of Brian, Hailey, Brandon, Emily and Benjamin. Cliff passed away Monday, August 27, at the age of 95. During WWII Cliff served with the XV Air Force as a ball turret gunner on a B-24 Liberator. His crew flew bombing raids over German marshalling yards and fuel depots. On Christmas Day, 1944, Cliff’s plane was shot down and he and his crew were captured near Innsbruck, Austria. Cliff remained in the POW camp, Stalag VII-A, until liberation on April 29, 1945. Following the war, Cliff worked as a bricklayer and served the Local 18 Bricklayer, Terrazzo Mosaic and Tilelayers Union for 75 years. Cliff was a longtime member of the OKI Chapter of the American Ex Prisoners Of War. Cliff was a resident of Llanfair Retirement Community. He will be missed by everyone who knew him. Visitation will be held from 9:30 am to 11:00 am Saturday, September 1, at the chapel at Ohio Living Llanfair, 1701 Llanfair Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45224. A funeral service will begin at 11:00 am following visitation. Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or a charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences may be made at www.paulyoungfuneralhome.com. Donations may be made to: Alzheimer’s Association / Greater Cincinnati Chapter 644 Linn St. Suite 1026, Cincinnati OH 45203-1742 Charity of Donor’s Choice
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Clifford C Faeth December 22 1922 August 27 2018 (age 95).
Death notice for the town of: Oxford, state: Ohio