Leroy Frank Stifel passed away at Kadlec Medical Center in Richland, Wash., on Dec. 22, 2011, one day after his 71st birthday. He was born in Hood River at Hanby's on Dec. 21, 1940, to Floyd J. and Lucille (Story) Stifel.
Graveside services are planned for 1 p.m., Friday, Dec. 30, at the Pine Grove Butte Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson's Tribute Center (Funerals, Receptions, Cremations), 1401 Belmont Ave., Hood River, OR 97031; 541-386-1000. Please visit www.andersonstributecenter.com to leave a note of condolence for family.