Stephen T. Laffoon
Beloved father and grandfather, Steve was a compassionate and loving man. Born in Long Beach, CA on April 12, 1943, he graduated from Millikan High School and married Colleen Bull. They had two children, Barry and Kathy, and moved to New Zealand, where Steve found the Lord. His return to the U.S. 11 years later led him to the love of his life, Renate Kommessien, and their children, Kimberly and David. Steve was a building inspector and musician. His faith led him on several trips to Israel and Haiti. He was near graduating as a minister, having studied Greek and Hebrew. Steve is survived by his 4 children, 4 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, sister Carol, and dog Peanut. His memorial is Sunday, March 24, 2 pm, Calvary Chapel Los Alamitos, 3021 Blume Dr, Los Alamitos 562-431-3464. Please sign the guest book at www.presstelegram.com/obituaries.
Published in the Long Beach Press-Telegram from Mar. 22 to Mar. 24, 2013