Austin “Bid” E. Clift, 97, of Yakima died Nov. 22 at home. Mr. Clift was born in El Reno, Okla., and also lived in Tieton, New Orleans, Corpus Christi, Texas, Pensacola, Fla., and Honolulu. He served in the Navy and worked for the Yakima Fire Department and the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Survivors include three sons, Steven Clift of Tacoma, Stuart Clift of Lake Stevens and Curtis Clift of Yakima; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
At his request, there will be no services. Inurnment will be in Terrace Heights Memorial Park.