With sadness, the family of Clifford John Dawson announce his passing on July 12, 2017. Clifford leaves behind his dear wife Carmel. He will be sadly missed by his four children Clifford (Monique), Barry (Sharon), Debbie Ridd (Kevin Ridd) and Bob (Pattie). Cherished grandfather to Nathan, Carly, Matthew, Jacob, Bethany, Olivia, Courtney, Michael, Alexandra and Bradley. Family from Cupids, Conception Bay and Labrador of Newfoundland and Labrador as well as the USA all send heartfelt condolences. Dad worked as a transport truck driver for over 30 years and was a member of the Teamsters. He won multiple safety awards for driving with no accidents. He was born in Conception Bay, Newfoundland on June 7th, 1937. Dad is predeceased by his siblings Bill Dawson, Mary White, Kevin Dawson, Margaret McGrath and Ronald Dawson. Words of thanks are extended to Father Ambrose Tshiaba and Father Andrew Lewis at this time.