Clifford, Douglas

Douglas Dwight Clifford, 73, of Rushville, Neb., passed away June 11, 2017, in Rushville.

He was a veteran of the US Army.

Douglas Dwight Clifford was born on April 21, 1944 in Pine Ridge, S.D. to Myron Victor Clifford and Mary (White) Clifford. Douglas made his journey to the Spirit World on June 11, 2017, at the Oglala Sioux Lakota Nursing Home near Rushville.

Douglas is survived by his sisters, Christine Clifford, Porcupine, Margaret Moore, Pine Ridge, and Colleen Clifford, South Sioux City; brother, Stanley Clifford, Pine Ridge; and numerous nieces, nephews and grandchildren.

Douglas was preceded in death by his parents, Myron and Mary (White) Clifford; brother, Darwin Clifford; and sister, Carol Ann Clifford. 

A one night wake service will start at 3:00 p.m., Monday, June 19, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 20, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Pine Ridge, with Father Edmund Yainao, S.J. and Ms. Joyce Tibbitts officiating.

Burial services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 20, at the Black Hills National Cemetery near Sturgis.

Arrangements entrusted with Sioux Funeral Home of Pine Ridge.

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