Peter Stofle |

Peter Stofle

Services for Peter C. Stofle of Cedar Ridge will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Nevada City chapel of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

Mr. Stofle died Wednesday, Nov. 20, at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. He was 69.

He was born on May 8, 1933, in Los Angeles to Curtis C. and Edith L. Stofle. He graduated from Burbank High School and the University of Montana. He married Betty on Dec. 10 , 1977, in Cedar Ridge. He worked for the U.S. Forest Service as a land surveyor at the Tahoe National Forest for 42 years. He was a member of the Ski Patrol, Nevada Narrow Gauge, Gideons and the Cedar Ridge Baptist Church. He enjoyed trains, clock-making and collecting clocks.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Stofle of Cedar Ridge; daughters Susan Stofle of Tucson, Ariz., Rhonda McNary of Antioch, and Cindy Stofle of Union Grove, Wis.; stepdaughters Robbin Gravely of Sacramento, Jessica Ledbetter of Elk Grove, Wanda Le May of Henderson, Nev., and Peggy D’Arata of Nevada City; daughter-in-law, Barbara McCormack of Nevada; sister, Linda Ulshoffer of Albuquerque, N.M.; grandson, Raymond McNary; stepgrandchildren Amanda Gravely, Carrie Shey, Tricia Heath, Kathy Ledbetter, Jenny, Scott and Patrick McCormack, John Patzer, Tonya Sargent, Brian, Becky and Kevin Horst, Crystal Coats and Chris D’Arata; and numerous great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Curtis Stofle in 2002; mother, Edith Stofle in 1997; stepson, Elwin McCormack in 1999; and stepdaughter, Claudia Horst in October 2002.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cedar Ridge Baptist Church Building Fund.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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