Leo Clinton Trippett, Jr. was born in San Diego, California on July 18, 1983 to Leo Sr. and Carol “Jeannie” Trippett. Leo was the oldest of two children from this union.
Leo received his formal education from the San Diego Uni/ed School District where he attended Curie Elementary, Stanley Middle School and University City High
School. He continued his education at ITT Technical Institute where he earned a B.S. degree in Information Systems Technology. He utilized his computer skills
working as a Sound Engineer producing music.
Leo was also a well-known recording artist throughout San Diego, Arizona, and many other cities across the nation. His latest project “Luxury Music” displayed his
passion for music, family, and work ethics which brought light to his friends and loved ones.
Under the leadership of his father, as the head of Boy Scout Troop 425, Leo participated in many activities. He was ranked as an Eagle Scout, which is the
highest achievement attainable in the Boy Scouts of America program. He was very proud of his Eagle Scout project. This project was completed in the community
where he grew up.
The Lord called Leo, home on June 23, 2019. He leaves to cherish his memory, children Malachi Trippett, Elijah Trippett, Leonna Trippett; parents, Leo Sr. and Carol
“Jeannie” Trippett; his beloved, Tianna Gillard; grandmother, Annie Ross; siblings Rodney Trippett, Nicole Trippett and Sean Trippett; “favorite” uncle, Shannon Ross,
Jr.; aunts, Cynthia Ross, Vanessa Ross, Yolanda Casey; /rst cousins, Shannon Ross, III (Tashanta), Cameron Ross (Saran), Gregory Casey, Shannon LeeAnn Casey and
Shannon Diana Ross; special family friend, Tami Foy and a host of relatives and friends. Leo, YOU will truly be missed!