George Richard Joseph Clift III

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George Richard Joseph Clift, III, age 61, of Westminster, passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2015, at his home. Born September 6, 1954, in Baltimore, MD he was the son of the late George Richard Joseph Clift, II and Shirley Jean Mechalske Clift. George was a graduate of South Carroll High School, Class of 1972. He was a retired Firefighter from Howard County Fire & Rescue. He was currently serving as president of the Howard County Retired Firefighters Association. George enjoyed golfing, bowling, investing, politics and model trains. He had also volunteered with the Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department in years past. George was also known for his fine masonry craftsmanship. He also enjoyed playing the guitar. He is survived by sons; George Richard Joseph Clift, IV, Jeremiah Clift and Joseph Clift; daughters and son-in-law, Danielle Clift and Rachel and Ryan Keeney; brother, Michael Clift and sisters and brother-in-law, Sharon and Phil Pickett and Diana Cogswell. He is also survived by 3 grandchildren. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8pm at the Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, 6416 Sykesville Road, Sykesville where a funeral service will be held on Friday at 10am. Interment will follow in Lake View Memorial Park. Those desiring may make memorial donations to the Howard County Retired Firefighters Association, PO Box 233, Woodstock, MD 21163.



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Haight Funeral Home & Chapel
6416 Sykesville Road
Sykesville, MD 21784
410-795-1400
Published in Carroll County Times on Sept. 30, 2015
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