He spent 23 years in the US Navy.
He is survived by his loving wife Verna, daughters Shelley and Stephanie, step children Arnie, Cortney, Greg, and Erica, three sisters and one brother and many nieces and nephews.
He loved golf, fishing country music and all his friends.
We will all meet up with him at the End of the Trail.
A memorial service will be held at 1 pm on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at the Crestline Church of The Nazarene, 4520 N. Crestline, Spokane, WA 99207.