Robert Stafford

September 30, 1943 – January 7, 2024

Robert Stafford, a cherished member of The Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria, peacefully entered into rest on January 7th, 2024. Born on September 30, 1943, to his late parents Everett and Mary Stafford, Elder Robert leaves behind a profound legacy.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Mary Lou Stafford, with whom he shared 31 years of cherished companionship. Elder Robert is also remembered fondly by his 6 children, 5 stepchildren, and is celebrated by several generations of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

A time to honor and remember Elder Robert’s life has been scheduled as follows: – Viewing: Friday, January 26th, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM at Eggen & Lance, 1540 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa, CA. 95401. – Memorial Service: Saturday, January 27th, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM at Eggen & Lance, 1540 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa, CA. 95401. – Burial: To follow at 1700 Pleasant Hill Rd., Sebastopol, CA. 95472.

Your presence at these services is a source of comfort as we come together to remember and celebrate the life of this extraordinary individual.