THE SERVICE WILL BE LIVE STREAMED
A TIME OF BIRTH
Robert Clifford Prevo was the fifth (5) child born to Ollie and Mary Prevo in Cleveland, Ohio on March 25, 1956. (Cliff was the name we called him)
A TIME TO LEARN
As a child he was joined in Christian fellowship with his family at Lane Metropolitan CME Church where he was baptized at an early age.
Cliff attended Cleveland Public Schools and graduated from East High. His best subject in school was math and he excelled in it. He briefly attended Central State University. He also received a certificate in Heating and Refrigeration.
A TIME TO WORK
Cliff had various jobs. Mainly he was self-employed.
A TIME OF LOVE
On September 28, 1986, Robert Prevo and Robin O’Neal were blessed with a son Oliver
A TIME FOR LIVING / HOBBIES
Cliff grew up going to the Addison Road YMCA, there he learned to swim, shoot pool, play ping pong, basketball, and hand dance. At the Y he earned on of his nicknames “Belly”.
Later in High School he played basketball and football.
Cliff enjoyed telling jokes, laughing, cooking, eating and having a good time. He would help and feed anybody. If you were around him and he was eating you were eating too, that’s just how he was. He loved his family and everybody else’s family too! He had a Big Heart especially for children. He loved the ladies! He really enjoyed dancing and dressing in his suits, shirts, ties, coats, shoes and hats. He had a smile that would light up a room. He loved having fun, he loved life! (he liked taking pictures to).
He was affectionately called “Cliff, Belly, Big Daddy, Fat Head, Stiffer Uncle Cliff and Big Prevo”.
He was a member of NA with twenty (20) years sobriety. He was also a member of Addison Jr High East High Association.
A TIME OF HOME GOING
He departed this life on January 2, 2021.
A TIME TO CHERISH FOND MEMORIES
He is survived by a loving son Oliver, his sister Asia, three(3) brothers Ollie Jr, Samuel (Cheryl), Dayle (Andrea), one sister Alma Robinson, three(3) uncles Rev. William Phillips, Luke Davis and James Prevo of Beatrice, Alabama, two(2) aunts Barbara Aden (Benjamin), Yvonne Jackson (John), a host of cousins, nieces and nephews and friends!
Special friend and companion – Carmen Trice
His father Ollie Sr, mother Mary and sister Ida all preceded him in death.
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