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Clifford Samuel Roland dies at 79

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Clifford Samuel Roland, of Ogden Dunes, passed away on Tuesday July 1, 2008, He was 79.

Clifford was born on April 2, 1929 in Sesser, Ill. the son of the late Samuel and Rada (Vaughn) Roland, both of whom preceded him in death.

He was married to Evelyn (Nudi) Roland who survives in Ogden Dunes.

He is also survived by sons, Tony Roland of Valparaiso, Jimmy Don Roland of Roswell, N.M., Anthony Klibofske of Chesterton, and Rick Klibofske of Valparaiso; daughters, Jeanette Reininger of Mt. Vernon, Ill. and Cheryl Roland of Portage; brother, Jimmy Roland of Stockton, Calif.; sisters, Betty Pickering of Sesser, Ill. and Donna McFane of Nevada City, Calif.; grandchildren, Brent, Jennifer, Quiana, and Melissa; great grandchildren, Gabriella and Jaden.

He is also preceded in death by a daughter, Sharon; two brothers, Donny and Tommy Roland; four sisters, Carolyn, Neva, Hazel and Ruth. Clifford was self employed and a long time area resident.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 8, at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home Portage Chapel, 6941 Central Ave. Portage. Interment will follow at Angelcrest in Valparaiso.

Visitation will be held on Monday, July 7, from 4 - 8 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home Portage Chapel.


Posted 7/3/2008