"If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants." Sir Isaac Newton
NEWMAN, Clifford James Died peacefully on June 11, 2017 in Victoria, B.C. He was born on June 27, 1934 in Victoria, BC.
Cliff is survived by his wife Kathy; children Mike (Susan), Steve (Deana), Cathie (James), Cheryl, Geoff, Russell (Paris) and Bruce (Victoria), grandchildren: Emily and Sarah Newman, Riley and Mya Newman, Brandon, Nathan, Travis and Jennifer Clark (Newman), Adam and Justin Courtnall, Ally, Lawton and Brooklyn Courtnall and Cassie and Jackson Courtnall. Cliff grew up in Vic West and went to Vic High. He started playing soccer in high school and then with the Gorge Soccer Association as an adult and was still playing with some of the same players in 2017. He worked for The Ministry of Forests (then called BC Reforestation from 1952 until retirement. His greatest pleasures were being involved in all of his family's sporting events and golfing with his buddies.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Gorge Soccer's Turf Replacement Fund