Obituary: Clifton Lee Hoard


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Clifton Lee Hoard, 79, of Westfield, died Dec. 17, 2014 at IU Health North Hospital in Carmel. Born Oct. 5, 1935 in Carmel, he was the son of John and Delores (Shirey) Hoard.

He proudly served his country in the United States Army. He worked as an aircraft mechanic for many years at Terry Airport and the Sheridan Airport. He was a member of the Noblesville American Legion, a supporter of the Indianapolis Hiking Club and participated in many activities at the Westfield Library.

Survivors include his brother, J. Alton (Nedra) Hoard; sisters, Norma Mondragon and Linda (Jim) Messick; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial service was held Dec. 20 at Westfield Friends Church, 324 S. Union St., Westfield.

Memorial contributions may be made, in memory of Cliff, to the Westfield Washington Public Library, 333 West Hoover Street, Westfield, 46074. Online condolences may be made at