Amazing son of God, went home to Jesus on July 17, 2017. He was born on October 25, 1942 in Kohala, Hawaii. He was a retired Automotive Instructor at Honolulu Community College. Clifford is survived by his wife, Claire; son Ryan (Lani), hanai daughter Miriah Holden; mother Yuriko; brothers Thomas (Sue) and Eugene (Grace); and 2 granddaughters. Visitation at 5:00 p.m. followed by a service at 6:00 p.m. on August 17, 2017, at Hosoi Mortuary. Monetary gifts will be used to establish a scholarship in Clifford's name to further Christian education and carry out his desire for the next generation to know the Word of God.