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Clifton Herbert Wademan

1928 - 2020
Clifton Herbert Wademan Obituary

Clifton Herbert Wademan, 92, of Apalachin, N.Y., died Saturday morning at Elderwood at Waverly Skilled Nursing, Waverly, N.Y. He was preceded in death by his wife of 69 years, the former Maxine Lydia Holzman, on Jan. 31, 2020.

Born March 13, 1928, in Thompson, Pa., he was the son of the late Clayton and Clara Hobbs Wademan. Clif was a 1946 graduate of Thompson Vocational High School and was a United States Army veteran having served during World War II. He retired after 34 years as a department technician from IBM, Owego, N.Y. He was a member of the Grace Lutheran Church, Vestal, N.Y., and a past member of the American Legion Post 401, Owego, N.Y. Clif was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing and he passed this down to his son, grandsons and great-grandson.

He is survived by two children, Judith A. Fox (Royden), of Newark Valley, N.Y.; and Craig M. Wademan (Christine), of Owego, N.Y.; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Jane L. McTamney.

As per Clif's wishes, cremation took place and interment will be held in the spring at the South Gibson Cemetery, South Gibson, Pa.

Arrangements are entrusted to Shifler-Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Clifford, Pa.

Memorial donations can be made in Clif's name to the Grace Lutheran Church, 709 Main St., Vestal, NY 13805.

To share condolences and photos with Clif's family, visit his book of everlasting memories at www.parisefu


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