Clifford Wayne Bircher, of Independence, died on Jan. 24, 2018.
He was born in Harrison, Neb., to Helen Rachel Grapes Bircher and Clifford Wayne Bircher Sr.
He is survived by wife, Kathy (Kathryn); sons Phillip Greene, of Houston, Texas, Harold Greene, of Marietta, Okla., Troy Bircher, of Renton, Wash., Kelly Bircher, of Sumner, Wash.; daughters Tracey Rumph, of Lolo, Mont., Tama Johnson, of Tacoma, Wash.; nine grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; and brother Donald, of Aurora, Colo.
He is preceded by sister Darla McKinney.
Donations of food or a coat may be made to Ella Curan Food Bank in Independence, or to a veterans housing program. Military services will be at Tahoma National Cemetery in Maple Valley, Wash., at a future date.