Leo Stancliff was born on December 19, 1912 in Torrance, California,
and died October 18, 2005 at the age of 93.
Leo went into the ministry in 1933. He first went to the Philippine
Islands on January 4, 1940, and was interned in the Los Baños
internment camp during WW2.
He spent several years in the Philippines, Guam and Ponape before
returning to California and Nevada.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifton and Talitha
Stancliff of Bakersfield and his brother Wilfred, also of
Bakersfield. He was survived by a brother Robert Stancliff of Stayton,
Oregon; and a sister Laurena Escola and brothers Gerald Stancliff
and John (Jack) Stancliff all of Bakersfield.