Clifford W. Frederick

Smethport - Clifford W. Frederick, 67, of Smethport, passed away Tuesday (January 26, 2021) in the Lakeview Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Smethport.

He was born July 13, 1953 in Port Allegany, a son of Stanley and Alice Dolaway Frederick.  On August 15, 1978, in Smethport, he married Connie S. Weeks Lee, who survives.

Mr. Frederick was a 1971 graduate of Port Allegany High School and served in the U.S. Navy from 1971 to 1975.

He was employed by Pittsburgh Corning of Port Allegany, then for Pierce Glass, Indian Head, Ball-Incon, and ultimately for St. Gobain.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by:

One step-son:  John Lee of Smethport

Five step grandchildren: Dakota Lee, Taylor Lee, Hunter Lee, Macy Lee and Ava Lee

One step great-grandchild:  Jaden Barnes

Several nieces and two nephews

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one step-son, David (Carrie) Lee in 2002, and one sister, Joan (Lanty) Philips in 1991

There will be no visitation or services at Clifford's request.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to Alzheimer’s Association (, or a charity of the donor’s choice.  Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc., Smethport.