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Gene Sherman Tiff

December 28, 1933 ~ August 4, 2017 (age 83)

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Gene S. Tiff, 83 of Auberry, formerly of Atwater, CA passed away peacefully on August 4, 2017 at his home with family by his side.He was born December 28, 1933 in Fort Morgan, Colorado, the son of Lawrence and Cora Tiff.  Mr. Tiff married Marlene F. Kuntz of Cupertino, CA April 1, 1956.

Mr. Tiff served in the United States Air Force for 20 years as a fuel system specialist. After retiring from the Air Force he spent many hours volunteering his time at the Castle Air Museum as a crew chief for the KC-135. Mr. Tiff was preceded in death, by his wife Marlene and four sons--Garry, Jack, Keith and Kenneth.

Mr. Tiff was an active member of Northside/Cross City Christian Church in Fresno, CA. In addition to his church family he had close friends that he considered family including Ryan Albright and family of Atwater, CA; Eric and Joy Von Mueller of Atwater, CA and Terri Buss of Peetz, CO.  

A celebration of life service will be held on September 25, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Northside/Cross City Christian Church in Fresno, CA. Military Honors will be held on September 27, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Santa Nella, CA.  

 Service Information

Celebration of Life
September 25, 2017

2:00 PM
Northside Cross Christian Church
2777 E. Nees Ave
Fresno, CA 93292

Military Honors
September 27, 2017

10:00 AM
San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery
32053 West McCabe Road
Santa Nella, CA 95322

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