Clifford L. Truelson, 68, of Seminole, Florida, formerly of Columbia Station, passed away in his home Friday, June 27, 2014. Cliff was the son of the late Clifford G. and Tessie Truelson and the uncle of the late Wesley J. Kegg.
He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Sheila and Dale Dreger of Bradenton, Florida.
Cliff was a graduate of Columbia High School and The Ohio State University. He served four years in the U.S. Navy as an air traffic controller in Hawaii and San Diego, California.
After the Navy, Cliff became an FAA flight service specialist working in California, Minnesota, Michigan and Ohio. When fight service was privatized, Cliff retired from government service and went to work for the privatized company ending up in St. Petersburg, Florida., retiring in 2006. Cliff enjoyed gardening and was a member of the Suncoast Model Railroad Club.
A Memorial Mass will be held in St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Columbia Station, Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 10:30 A.M.