Lance Corporal Steven A. Stacey, 23, died July 5, 2007 in Kharma, Iraq. Stacey, a Marine Rifleman, was cut down by a sniper's bullet.
He was born March 21, 1984 in Yuma, Ariz., the son of Dana (Jones) and Duane Stacey, but was raised by his mother and stepfather, Robert Potts.
He lived most of his life in Oregon and was a licensed scuba diver and taught scuba diving before joining the Marine Corps.
He was a 2003 graduate of Sweet Home High School in Oregon.
Stacey is survived by his parents; by three sisters, Crystal, April, and Hallie; grandparents Bruce and Nancy McCloud of Oregon and Stuart and Sara Jones of Payson; and numerous cousins.