Stubblefield, Barry Richard died unexpectedly on January 21, 2005 after a freak accident while skiing at Mt. Waterman in Southern California. Barry was 48.
Barry is survived by so many who loved him so dearly; his beloved wife Gilda Rodriguez Stubblefield; their children, Gentry, Brenden, Natalie and Pierce; his parents, Richard and Colleen; his brothers, Rick and Greg; and his sisters, Denise, Maggie and Molly. Barry was born in Minneapolis and was raised in Southern California. He attended St. Francis De Sales grade school graduating in 1970. He attended Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks where he graduated in 1974. He graduated from UCLA in 1981. Barry met his wife Gilda while both were co-ed's at UCLA. They were married in 1981, Marina Del Rey. Barry had three passions in life: his family, skiing, and playing basketball. He was an outstanding family man and could always be found on weekends coaching his children's soccer teams or their youth basketball teams. When not coaching he spent his free time with his family and friends on the mountain skiing or snowboarding or at the lake camping and waterskiing. He loved to play basketball with his friends and brothers. Viewing will take place on Wednesday, January 26, from 6:00-9:00 PM with Rosary at 7:00 PM at Mission Hills Catholic Mortuary. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery Chapel on January 27, 2005 at 9:30 AM with interment to follow. Mission Hills Catholic Mortuary (818)361-7387
Published in the Los Angeles Times on Jan. 25, 2005