Leonard DeFord Obituary

Leonard Austin  DeFord
Leonard Austin DeFord

October 9, 1940 - October 28, 2018
Born in Vancouver, Washington
Resided in Vancouver, Washington
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Leonard DeFord passed away at age 78 on October 28, 2018.

He retired as a Dispatcher for Clark P.U.D.

His hobbies were spending time in the outdoors, bicycling, running, dirt bikes and motorcycling, fishing, and he built a drift boat. He loved his garden and raising blueberries. He ran a sawmill and drove for a medical cab company. He loved to talk to people and he also loved the Lord and shared whenever the door was open to do so.

He leaves behind a wife of 37 years, Roberta DeFord; his children, Danielle (Dan) Wisner, Dale (Anna) DeFord; stepchildren, Randall (Shawn) Christensen, Ronda (James) Greger and Gary Christensen; 7 grandchildren, with 1 grandson due in Dec. to carry on the family legacy; and 2 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Thelma DeFord; and brother, Jim DeFord.

A celebration of life will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Felida Baptist Church, 3027 NW 119th St., Vancouver, WA.




Celebration Of Life
Felida Baptist Church
3027 NW 119th Street
Vancouver, Washington Clark 98685
Saturday, November 17, 2018
1:00 PM