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Obituary: Stanley C. Summers

Aug. 31, 1934 - April 9, 2013

Stan was born August 31, 1934 in Beverly Hills, CA. and died on April 9, 2013 in Yuma, AZ. He was raised in Zephyr Cove, NV and attended school in Carson City, South Lake Tahoe and Gardnerville.

In 1951, as a junior, he started playing basketball at Douglas High School. As a senior he scored 83 points in three games. A tournament record at the time - while leading Douglas High to the championship.

He went on to play basketball for one year at St. Mary’s College and two years at the University of Nevada, Reno.

After graduating as a Mining Engineer, he worked for Peter Kiewit and Co. and Homer J. Olsen Inc.

Stan was a member of the Sig Ma Nu fraternity, the Walnut Creek Elks and the Antique and Classic Boat Society.

He was predeceased by his mother and step father, Helene and William D. Stambaugh. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Gibson, his children, Stan Jr., Stacy, Kesten, and his grand children Jarrad, Brittany, Sofia, Ian and Riley.

No service is planned and burial will be private.


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