Clifton E. Boone

Florence Township, Clifton E. Boone Sr., age 86 of Florence Township, passed away Wednesday November 21, 2018 at home. Mr. Boone was born on February 23, 1932 in Kinston, NC and was the son of the late Arthur and Maggie White Boone. He resided in Florence the past 36 years and was formerly of Willingboro. Clifton was a 1951 graduate of Adkin High School. He was a retired Letter Carrier for the US Postal Service in downtown Trenton. Mr. Boone was a retired U.S. Air Force Tech Sgt., serving his country honorably for 21 years during the Korean and Vietnam Wars. Clifton was a very religious and quiet man. He loved life, enjoyed shooting pool with his buddies and going to the gym, the Garden State Race Track and the Parx Casino. Mr. Boone also was a member of the Postal Workers Union #380 and the Willingboro V.F.W. He was predeceased by his wife Vicky Boone, brother, Arthur Boone, Jr. and sisters Mary Boone Parker & Gloria Boone and is survived by his son & loving companion, Clifton E. Boone, Jr. & Sharon LeCompt, long time close friend and companion Julie Gonzalez, brother, Wiley M. Boone Sr., sister, Mildred B. McNeal, granddaughters, Naomi Boone & Shayna Boone, great grandchildren, Niya, India, Destiney, Sasha, Carmelo, Savion, Shane & Nori, many nieces and nephews, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends whose lives Clifton touched. Funeral services will be Tuesday December 4th 12 noon with Rev. Thuan Domski officiating at Fort Dix Main Chapel, 5240 New Jersey Ave. JB MDL, New Jersey 08640. Inurnment will take place at Brig. Gen. Wm C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 350 Provinceline Rd. North Hanover Twp. NJ 08562 at 2:00 PM. Condolences may be sent to www.koschekandporterfuneralhome.com