December 12, 1955 – October 5, 2013
Obituaries » CLYFTON P. ANDRESS
ANDRESS, CLYFTON P. “CLYF,” 57, of Plainfield, died October 5, at Berlin Health and Rehabilitation Center. Born on Dec. 12, 1955, in Barre, he was the son of Romaine and DeEtte (Batchelder) Andress. He attended Twinfield School. Clyf spent his entire life living on East Hill on the family farm. He was self-employed as a farmer and logger. He also drove bus for Twinfield Union School and worked many years for Fowler Construction and then for Fowler Septic Service in Plainfield. Since 2001, he worked for the town of Plainfield. Clyf was a member of the Plainfield Fire Department, working up to assistant chief. He was a Freemason and a member of the Wyoming Masonic Lodge 80 of Plainfield. A lifelong outdoorsman, he loved fishing and hunting with his family and friends. For many years, Clyf looked forward to mentoring youth in the techniques of hunting and fishing. He is survived by his father and stepmother, Romaine and Edith Andress, of Plainfield; his sister, Debi Perry, and husband, Shawn, of Plainfield; four brothers, Andy Andress and wife, Carrie, of Solvay, N.Y., Edward Andress and fiancée, Allyson Holt, Doug Andress and Steven Andress, all of Plainfield; nieces and nephews Evan Perry, Kelsey Perry, Diana Tetreault, Kaitlyn Andress, Ashley Andress, Lucas Andress, Destiny Andress, Frances Watson and Juliana Watson; a great-niece and a great-nephew; a very special aunt, Gennie, and husband, Abram, of Tilton, N.H.; many aunts and uncles, and scores of cousins. Besides his mother, DeEtte Andress, and his grandparents, his uncle Stanley Batchelder; his favorite beagle, Buster; a stepsister, Delia Watson; and niece Sheri Watson predeceased him.