Donald Stafford

05/07/1967 — 11/15/2019

From Prosser, WA | Born in Richland, WA


Tue, November 19, 2019, 5:00 pm
Tue, November 19, 2019, 8:00 pm
Einan’s at Sunset
915 Bypass Highway

Richland, WA US 99352


Fri, November 22, 2019, 3:00 pm
Events at Sunset
915 Bypass Highway

Richland, WA 99352

Donald Stafford

Donald A. Stafford passed away November 15, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, and uncle. Donald was born May 7, 1967 in Richland, Washington.

D loved the outdoors, camping, snowmobiling, fishing and hunting but loved watching Nascar the most. D spent many hours sharing his knowledge of mechanics and bartering any kind of goods he could. Spending time with his grandchildren was the highlight of his day. He was a family man and didn’t know a stranger.

D left behind his loving wife Cheryl Stafford, his father Leon Stafford Sr, his children John Stafford (wife Shelbie), Steven Stafford, Heather Stafford (Justin Moritz), Derrick Watkins (Tori Murphey) and Jaimie Smith (husband Winston).

Grandchildren; Tristan Moritz, Mason Taylor, Makayla Smith, Ellie Stafford, Kaiya Prindle, Bentley Smith, Cash Stafford, Kambree Noritz and Kayson Watkins.

Siblings are Demma (Tim) Medley, Leon (Patty) Stafford, Bill Stafford, Rick (Stephanie) Stafford, Dorothy Stafford and Chad (Denise) Stafford and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his loving mother Joan F. Stafford, Jean Abrams (aunt), Margie Durfey (aunt), Chuck Swanson (uncle), Jerry Swanson, (uncle), Dick Swanson (uncle), Mayford and Flora Stafford (grandparents), and John and Helen Swanson (grandparents).

A Celebration of Life will be held at 3:00 pm Friday, November 22, 2019 at Einan’s at Sunset Event Center in Richland, Washington.

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  • Rest In Peace D, Gone but not forgotten. Prayers to all

    Heath wheeler
    November 22, 2019
  • Donald will be greatly missed he had a sense of humor that made me laugh when I talked with them and my prayers go to the family

    November 22, 2019
    Richland Washington
  • Doanald, Will never be forgotten. Rest in peace.

    November 22, 2019
  • Prayers for you all. So sorry for your loss.

    Ted and Andrea Schmidt
    November 22, 2019
    Walla Walla
  • My prayers are with the Stafford family.

    Kathy Farrow
    November 21, 2019
  • Donny will always be remembered and cherished by many. Many condolences to this loving family. ❤

    Christy F Shaffer
    November 20, 2019
  • Im so sorry for your loss,may God look over your family during this sad time.Our condolences Billy to you&your family,you will be in our thoughts&prayers.

    Joe&Jenn Navarro
    November 20, 2019
    Prosser WA
  • Donald you will be missed are heavenly Father has a greater plan for you rest in Peace my dear friend we had great fun for many years in school see you again on the other side.

    Karen Hendershot
    November 20, 2019
    Kennewick WA
  • We will miss you D !! Our thoughts and prayers are with the family!!

    Shane and Tracy Glover
    November 20, 2019
    Grangeville Idaho
  • Our heart go out to all our family. Our deepest condolences to everyone. May God comfort you at a very difficult time.

    Love ya,
    Liza Ybarra

    Liza Ybarra
    November 20, 2019
    Friendswood, TX
  • So sorry for your lost

    Donald McClure
    November 19, 2019
  • Rise in paradise brother!!

    November 19, 2019
  • So sorry for your loss, Stafford Family. You are in our prayers.

    Jim, Heather Wathen and family
    November 19, 2019
    Kimberly, ID
  • My thoughts and prayers to all of his family. Rest easy Fonald you have earned it. Enjoy your new wings, flying with the ray of tug he angels.

    Jill Evan's
    November 19, 2019
  • Prayers for Donald Stafford’s family and friends for peace of mind and heart.
    Donald will always remain family and friend. My life was o blessed for having known him. RIP Big D.

    November 19, 2019
  • We will miss you D. Your laughter and smile will forever be in our memories! Until we see you again, rest easy….. love you cousin!
    Diane and Bob Gilmore

    Diane & Bob Gilmore
    November 19, 2019
    Kenai AK
  • My prayers are with you and your family

    Teresa Abrams
    November 19, 2019
    Bay Arkansas
  • My deepest heartfelt condolences to all of D’s beautiful family. May God comfort each of you. D truly had a huge heart full of love for all of you as well as all of his friends. My love and prayers to all of you.🙏🙏❤️❤️

    Rodger A. Morris
    November 19, 2019
    Prosser, Wa
  • Uncle Donald was a great man. And he will be truly missed.

    Danielle Garcia
    November 19, 2019
  • Don, you were an awesome brother in law. You are truly going to be missed. Fly high with the Angels.

    November 19, 2019
  • Our thoughts and prayers to the family. We love y’all.

    November 19, 2019
  • So sorry for your loss

    Becky Jansen
    November 19, 2019
    Becky's Coffee Corner