Keith John Clifford, 59, of Warwick, died on Thursday, April 11, 2019. Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Glendon and Rita R. (Coutu) Clifford.
He was a lifelong resident of Warwick and served as a custodial worker for Kenny Manufacturing Company and Day One Inc. until his retirement. In addition, he was employed by Training Through Placement Vocational Resources and the J. Arthur Trudeau Memorial Center. He enjoyed going to local restaurants, Zamboni machines, family gatherings, old TV shows, yard sales, bike riding, going to lighthouses, drawing and artwork, visiting his neighbors, and riding his electric scooter. He received excellent family support from Avatar Services. He was a proud graduate of the Hoxie Elementary School and member of the Apponaug Old Timers. He attended Kent County YMCA.
He is survived by his devoted family, his brothers, Kenneth D. Clifford of Warwick, Ronald F. Clifford of Warwick, G. Roger Clifford and his wife Patricia of Exeter, Craig G. Clifford of Warwick, his sisters, Constance P. Buffery and her husband Edward of Coventry and Sharon R. St.Germain, wife of the late Joseph St. Germain of North Kingstown. He was the brother in-law of Mary Clifford and brother of the late Donald L. Clifford. He was the beloved uncle of his nieces and nephews and is also survived by several cousins.
His funeral service will be held Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 at 11a.m. in The Urquhart-Murphy Funeral Home, 800 Greenwich Ave, Warwick. Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the funeral home Tuesday, April 16 from 5p.m.-7p.m. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in his memory to The Avatar Agency, 33 College Hill Road, Warwick, RI 02886, will be appreciated. www.murphyfuneralhomes.org