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Robert Elmo "Pete" Tift
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Birth: Apr. 9, 1905
Beaver County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1959
Albuquerque
Bernalillo County
New Mexico, USA

"Pete" was born in Beaver County, Oklahoma; he was the son of Mr. & Mrs. Albert Ebenezer Tift. When Pete was two his family moved to Englewood, KS; he went to school in Englewood for seven years & finished grammer school in Long Beach, CA, where his family had moved in 1918. Pete attended Business College in Long Beach & later worked in the ship yards as well as local construction work.

On October 3, 1928, Pete married Lillie Wyneta (Wolf) & to this union was born Chloe (Brown) & Dixie (Zufelt). Pete's father & infant sister preceded him in death.

Pete enjoyed good late-model cars & in the mid-late 1950s, Pete drove a four-door Kaiser automobile - it seemed like a spaceship back then.

Pete's wife, Lillie, passed away in 1993 in Ridgecrest, CA; she is buried in the Desert Memorial Park cemetery in Ridgecrest. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Lillie Wyneta Wolf Tift (1907 - 1993)
 
Burial:
Cedar Grove Cemetery
Santa Fe County
New Mexico, USA
 
Created by: Jim Seeger-Newby
Record added: Jan 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46239184
 


- Earth Visitor
 Added: Jan. 2, 2010
Rest in peace, Pete.
- Jim Seeger-Newby
 Added: Jan. 2, 2010
 
 
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