Lee Stover

Lee Richard Stover
December 6, 1936 - February 25, 2013
Lee R. Stover, 76, of Nampa, passed away February 25, 2013 at home with his family by his side. Lee was born December 6, 1936 to John & Ramona Stover in Meadows, Idaho; he was the seventh child out of twelve.
He joined the Navy in 1954 & served time in Guam & Hunter's Point, California. With an Honorable Discharge, he came back to Boise in 1957. Lee joined MK in the early stages of construction at Hell's Canyon Dam.
In 1959, Lee left MK to marry an old friend from the 5th grade, Patsy Torrey, they married on March 14th. In 1960 they started their family and Rick was born, then Patti in 1961 & Randy in 1964. As a family they lived in Utah, California, and finally returning to Idaho in 1971.
Lee was a hard worker; he worked as a paper-machine operator, meat-cutter, Safeway Warehouseman, Volunteer Fireman, Sawmill Machine Operator & Millwright.
Lee is preceded in death by his parents, sister's Patricia & Virginia and brother's Bill, John & Doug.
Left to grieve & miss him, his wife, Pat of 54 years, children; Rick(Regina) of Boise, Patti(Will) of Benton City, WA, Randy(Cindi) of Boise, Grandchildren; Justin, Marcus, Brandon, Drew, Erin, Emily & Kyle and great-grandbabies; Gavin & Taya, his sister's Marge of Caldwell, Ramona of Minnesota, Carol & Suzanne of Seattle, brother's Chuck of California & Wendall of Tacoma.
The family has placed their trust in Alsip & Persons Funeral Chapel for their final arrangements. At Lee's request, there will be no services. To share a memory of Lee or to offer condolences to Lee's family please visit www.alsippersons.com
15-2, 15-4 we will miss you forever & ever more..................


Published in Idaho Press Tribune on Mar. 10, 2013