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Richard H. Clifford

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“I spent many days at the Ciifford house growing up. I was buddies with sister Laurie. Loved riding her pony Frisky! Fond memories. RIP Rick. ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Linda Miller Vaske - San Antonio, TX

“Rick was a really nice guy and a great Musician . It always showed on his face,when he performed,that he loved playing music. He will be missed ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: James Marnocha - South Bend, IN

3 of 13 | Posted by: Lori, Rob and Julia Erdelyi - IN

“Rick was one of my best friends and I will certainly miss his mischievous humor and his sage advice. Rest easy Rickster! Miss you terribly. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Lori Erdelyi - Valparaiso, IN

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5 of 13 | Posted by: Ben Bowman

“As one of my life long buddies and football team mates in high school and college, the spirit of Rick's passion for music & ND football will live on...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Jack Niedbalski - Florida Keys, FL

Always play like there is no tomorrow... “Time and distance hasn't kept me from thinking fondly of Rick over the years and I am sure he will be missed by friends, fans and family alike. Hope...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Ben Bowman - Melbourne, FL

“Rest in Peace Rick ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: John Tucker - South Bend, IN

“My condolences to the family. Rest Easy Rick. Very sad to see this. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Joe Feingold - south bend, IN

“My deepest condolences to Ricks whole family! Rick was a great person, athlete, and musician!Rest In Peace Rick!! You will be missed by many. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Gerry Lawton - Mishawaka, IN

“Im so sorry, to hear of Rick's passing. I've known Rick since high school. He was always a kind and wonderful person. He will be truly missed. God...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Larry Marko - South Bend

“To Rick's Son and Daughter - Your father was a kind person and had a good heart, he is now your Angel in heaven along with your Mom. He was a very...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Jennifer Niezgodzki - South Bend, IN

“A beautiful soul has passed ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

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Richard was born on June 27, 1957 and passed away on Monday, September 30, 2019.

Richard was a resident of Indiana at the time of passing.

A Memorial Visitation will take place this Sunday, October 6, from 3-5pm, at McGann Hay University Chapel, 2313 E. Edison Rd. In lieu of flowers please make donations to, South Bend Community Schools, Extra Curricular Programs / Fine Arts 215 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. South Bend, IN 46601.