In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar


Clifford Samuel (Cliff) Power


Leading Seaman


Born: 10 Sep 1922


Died: 04 Nov 2012, Edmonton, Alberta


POWER, Clifford Samuel - On November 4th, 2012 Cliff Power passed away at the Royal Alexandra Hospital. Predeceased by his wife Margaret (née Simpson), granddaughters Lindsay and Stephanie Power, parents Reuben and Myrene Power and brother Rod Power, sisters Sylvia Wood, Ellen Faulkenham, Carol Boutlilier, Annette Keating and Josephine Fitzgerald. Cliff will be sadly missed by his children Myrene Couves (Chris), Bob (Kathy Anderson), Gary (Alex), Norma Lacoste (Bob) and Ellen Neumann (Randy); his grandchildren Leanne Couves ( Chris), Jody Power (Ray), Scott Couves (Laurie), Jennifer Power (Dave), Amanda Lacoste (Norm), Joshua Neumann (Robyn), Ashley Power, Sarah Lacoste, Chloe Neumann (Matt) and Joseph Lacoste; great grandchildren Justin Power, Brandon and Mackenzie Power, Jayden, Natalia, Andrew Power, Caitlin Wylie, Nicholas, Clara and Madalyn Couves, and Sebastien LaCoste. Also by special friend Anna Minue. Cliff will be missed by sisters Gloria, Rosemary, Linda and Frances of Nova Scotia, many Nieces, nephews and friends A Memorial Service will take place on Thursday November 8, 2012 at 10:30am at Hainstocks Funeral Home, 9810 34 Avenue . In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Kidney Foundation – Alberta Branch or to a charity of choice.


Ships served in:

HMCS OTTAWA H60 - Survived the sinking of HMCS OTTAWA






(CP01) Portrait of Cliff Power  (CP02) Cliff and Margaret Power  (CP03) Cliff at a Remembrance Day ceremony a few years before he passed  (CP04) Cliff participating in the annual RCL Poppy Campaign - the final one he was able to take part in before his passing



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