June 19, 1938 - November 4, 2017

Clifford Dale Pedersen, 79, of Medford, Oregon passed away November 4, 2017. He was born June 19, 1938 in Medford, Ore. the youngest of five children to Gus and Alice Pedersen.

Cliff played football at Medford Senior High School and graduated in 1956. After a long career in the floor-covering business, he taught himself cabinet making and built custom cabinets until his retirement. He prided himself on being an excellent mechanic. In his early 20s, Cliff enjoyed racing dragsters. He helped start Central Point Little League and became President for several years, and was a member of Little Butte Mountain Men. Cliff enjoyed hunting, fishing, attending black powder rendezvous, and baking with his grandkids.

Cliff is survived by Betty, his loyal and loving wife of 35 years; his children, Kelli Hogenson, Scott Pedersen, and Kari Knutson; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. He was a great, hard-working man who was loved by all and will be missed.

A celebration of life and memories open house will be held November 19, 2017 at Scott’s house from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.