AUTH, CLIFFORD H. Clifford H. Auth, 87, a lifelong resident of Syracuse, New York, went to be with the Lord on December 26, 2012. Cliff, son to Henry and Hilda Auth was born on November 22, 1925. He married his best friend, Patricia and as life partners, they raised six children. Clifford was predeceased by his wife Patricia of 52 years. Clifford's famil y includes sons; David Auth of San Diego, Patrick Auth of Philadelphia, Peter Auth (Amanda) of Lysander, Reverend Clifford Auth of Manlius, daughters; Diane Spuches of North Syracuse, Anna Mae Stone (David) of East Syracuse, grandsons Christopher Ezzo, Corey Stone, Cameron and Kyle Lattanzio, and granddaughters; Mary and Patricia Spuches, and Isabelle Auth.

Published in U-T San Diego on Jan. 1, 2013