LeeRae Vyona Kitchens (Clara Allman) of Cascade Locks, Ore., passed away Feb. 25, 2017, at Prestige Care Retirement Community in Camas, Wash. Lee was born May 1, 1943, in Modesto, Calif., and was 73 years old. She was one of seven children born to Omar and Lucille Allman (Hammond). Lee enjoyed spending time with family, bird watching and gardening. She was known for the beautiful flowers in the front of her house.
She is survived by her sisters LaVonne Johnstone, Sarah Allman and Marguerite Finger; her brother Stephen Allman; her children David Champion of California, Dan (Carolynn) Champion of Spokane, Wash., and Brett (Dianna) Bible of Vancouver, Wash.; grandchildren Danielle, John, Kristal, Raymond and Jamie; and numerous great grandchildren. Lee was preceded in death by her parents; sisters Stevie Allman and Leotta Belleville; her husband Don; and her great grandson Christopher.
There will be a celebration of life at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 11 at Anderson’s Tribute Center, 1401 Belmont Ave., Hood River, followed by a reception. Burial will be private.
The family of Lee Kitchens would like to thank all of the staff and nurses at Prestige Care Retirement Community for taking such amazing care of her. They would also like to thank the nurses of the Washington State Hospice for their care and dedication and for making it as easy as it could be.
Visit www. AndersonsTributeCenter.com to leave a note of condolence for the family.
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