Clifford “Cliff” H. Greenhow, 82, of Byron, died on Friday, Aug. 16, 2019 at his home surrounded by family.
He was born on June 16,1937 in Rockford, the son of Herbert and Alice (Anthony) Greenhow.
Cliff proudly served in the U.S. Army from 1955-1957.
He then went on to be owner of Cliff Greenhow Construction Custom Home Builder.
He built many homes, in Rockford, and surrounding area including many in Wisconsin.
His final passion in life was woodworking.
Survivors include his wife, Linda (Carr) Greenhow; sons, Warren “Butch” (Jacki) Greenhow and Ronald (Teresa) Greenhow; daughter, Beth (Mark) Bostrom; stepdaughters, Jessica (Tom) Fraser and Jennifer (Brandon) Watts; grandchildren, Kyle (Brenda) Greenhow, Kenton (Mary Stack) Greenhow, Jessica Greenhow, Chris (Amber) Kunze, Tiffany (Adam) Manix, Kara (Wayne) Trimbell, Koreen (Nate) Holmes, Kala (Steve) Noonan, Matt (Miri) Bostrom, Taylor Williams, Gavin, Carly and Brody Fraser, Persephone, Damien, Laney, Brandon (Dino), Maia, Camden, Danae Watts; many great-grandchildren, one great-great grandchild; sister, Janet Smith; ex-wife and mother of his children, Bonnie Greenhow; brothers-in-law, Steve, Stan and Doug Carr; sister-in-law, Lori (Tim) Benesh; many cousins, nieces and nephews; and his dog, Rosie.
He was predeceased by his parents.
Graveside service with military honors will be held on Friday, Sept. 6 at 12 p.m. at Daysville Cemetery, Oregon, with a celebration of life immediately following at the Oregon VFW.
Memorials may be made to the family.
The family would like to thank the nurses from Serenity Hospice & Home for all their care.