Roy Lee Center, 47, passed away Sept. 20, 2008, in Crescent City. He was born Jan. 7, 1961, in Hayward. He was a 13-year resident of Del Norte County.

He loved to help people and was a great caregiver. Roy enjoyed mushroom picking and fishing. He previously worked in the lily fields.

He is survived by his brother Robert Center, sister Kim Center and brother Jimmy Center, step-son (who he raised as his own) Leroy Center, girlfriend Jennifer Gokey Center, nephews Cody Center and Richy Center Salgado, nieces Mercedes Ann Salgado and Chantel Powell, sister-in-law Patty Arionus, and numerous other relatives and friends.

Services will be held at a later date.

The family requests contributions be made to Our Daily Bread, 1135 Harrold St., Crescent City, CA 95531.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel.