Clifton H. StoneNovember 14,2012
Clifton H. StoneClifton H. Stone
ROCHESTER ó Clifton H. Stone, 66, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at Gifford Medical Center in Randolph.
He was born May 30, 1946, in Rochester, served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, and had been married to Sussanne Corbett.
Mr. Stone worked at Vermont Castings, Mann Brothers Lumber Co., Bensonís Rubbish Removal, Weyerhauser Products in Hancock and ADA Flagging.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping.
Survivors include his companion, Paulette Huntley of Rochester; daughters, Angelique Bryan of Bethel and Sonya Stone of Rochester; son Christopher Stone of Randolph; stepson Guy Huntley Jr. of Bethel; sisters, Helen Tifft of Arlington, Teresa Spaulding of Rochester and Susie Rice of Lake Dunmore; brothers, Philip Stone of Hancock and Raymond Stone of N.H.; 13 grandchildren.
The graveside service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, in Vermont Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Randolph Center, with full military honors.
Calling hours are from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at the Day Funeral Home in Randolph.
Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans.
Online condolences may be left at www.dayfunerals.com.
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