Clifford Lee Polkinghorn, a resident of Weed, California, passed away on July 21, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center in Mount Shasta. He was 67 years old.

Clifford was born in Oakland, California on May 8, 1945. He moved to Siskiyou County 18 years ago.

Clifford was a veteran of the US Navy, serving as a jet mechanic.

Clifford worked as a systems analyst. He loved airplanes and attending airshows. He also liked Ham Radios.

Survivors include his wife, Lillian Polkinghorn of Weed; son, Scott Polkinghorn of Roseburg, Oregon; daughter, Annemarie Polkinghorn of Arizona; stepdaughters, Denice Monahan of Reno, Nevada and Donna Bryant of Eagle, Idaho; and one grandchild.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Condolences are welcome at

Arrangements are in the care of Mt. Shasta Memorial Chapel.