Clifford Darrell Titchenell, Sr. age 80, of Rt. 2, (Traps Springs) Grafton, WV passed away Thursday, December 20, 2012 at his residence.
He was born March 5, 1932 in Albright, WV a son of the late John and Elizabeth (Liston) Titchenell.
His beloved wife, Wilma P. (Miller) Titchenell preceded him in death on July 12, 2000.
He is survived by one son, Clifford D. Titchenell, Jr. and wife Mary of Grafton; one daughter, Beverly Austin also of Grafton; five grandchildren, Angie Flowers, Amanda Shingleton, Sarena Croy, Elizabeth Titchenell, and Clifford D. Titchenell, III; two great-grandchildren, Caleb Shingleton and Colton Shingleton; two sisters, Janet Miller of Albright, WV and Glenna Blake of Ohio; two brothers, Richard Titchenell and wife Linda of Albright and Darwin Titchenell and wife Linda also of Albright; also survived by several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Everett Titchenell.
Mr. Titchenell was an equipment supervisor for Rockville Mining Company in Albright and S.J. Groves in Clarksburg. He was also a self-employed heavy equipment operator.
He was a veteran of the US Army.
The family received friends at the Donald G. Ford Funeral Home in Grafton on Sunday, December 23, 2012 from 3:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. and will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour on Wednesday.
Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.
Interment will follow at the WV National Cemetery in Pruntytown.
Military graveside services will be conducted by VFW Memorial City Post 3081, Taylor County Post 12 American Legion, D.A.V. Chapter 24 of Grafton, and the WV Army National Guard of Kingwood.
Online condolences: www.donaldgfordfuneralhome.com.