Crawford Cliff Killian
Crawford Cliff Killian
  • July 14, 1926 - January 13, 2018
  • Scottsdale, Arizona

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SCOTTSDALE - Cliff Killian, 91, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 13. Born in Franklin, N.C. on July 14, 1926, he was a proud resident of his beloved Scottsdale, AZ for the past 53 years.

Cliff was an Army Veteran, serving in World War II, and fighting in the Battle of the Bulge, which earned him The Purple Heart as well as The Bronze Star for Valor. Following his military service, he enjoyed a lengthy career at The United States Postal Service. He was an avid Denver Broncos and Dallas Cowboys fan.

His most meaningful accomplishment in his life was fulfilling the role of Dad, Grandpa and Great-Grandpa. He is survived by his son Bryan (Lori) of Phoenix, his daughter Patti of Gilbert, AZ, and his son Glen (Kim) of Conroe, TX. Grandchildren Travis (Jenn), Steven, Sarah, Katelyn and Kyle, and his great-grandchildren Madison, Kendra and Bryan.

The family would like to thank and acknowledge the staff and members of Honor Health Cardiac Rehab Center for their friendship to Cliff. He will be missed greatly by his family and friends.