DETROIT – Clifton Byron Woodman, 82, died Oct. 28, 2013, at a Dover-Foxcroft hospital. He was born April 17, 1931, in St. Albans, a son of Fred and Myrtle (Hunt) Woodman.
Clifton was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He was employed for many years as a heavy equipment operator. He loved to dance and was also an avid hunter and fisherman.
He is survived by a daughter, Lorie Chabot and husband, Philip; a grandson, Brandon Derosier; and granddaughter, Kimberly Derosier, all of Dexter; one great-granddaughter; many nieces and nephews; his long time companion, Alma Field of Detroit; his siblings, Alpine Taylor of Veazie, Reginald and wife, Caroline Woodman, of Skowhegan, Verda and husband, Lynwood Wilson, of Florida, and Florence and husband, Edward Grignon, of St. Albans. He was predeceased by his brother, Gordon Woodman, formerly of St. Albans.
A graveside committal service with military honors will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1, at Morses Corner Cemetery, Corinna, with the Rev. Ricky Parker officiating. Arrangements are by Crosby & Neal, Newport. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Alzheimer’s Association, 383 U.S. Route 1, Suite 2C, Scarborough, ME 04074. Those who wish may leave written condolences at www.CrosbyNeal.com.