DOWNEY - Fred William Cluff, born in Pima, Ariz., on Jan. 9, 1926, passed away in Downey on Sept. 2.He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Virginia Eva Cluff. Together they had six children, 38 grandchildren and 36 great-grandchildren. For many years Cluff operated and was part-owner of Western Chemical Company, with branches in Phoenix, Tucson, Palo Alto and Los Angeles. He was very active in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served as patriarch of the Downey stake. Services will be held Sept. 10 at 10 a.m. at the LDS Church, Downey Stake Center, 12425 Orizaba Ave., with interment to follow at Rose Hills Memorial Park.
********** Published: September 08, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 21