Arrow-right Camera
The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Partly Cloudy Night 27° Partly Cloudy
News >  Obituaries

Obituary: King, Wayne Robert


KING, Wayne Robert
(Age 82)

Passed away February 25, 2016.

He leaves behind his daughter, Deborah, sons Alan (Laura), Jerry and Bryan, brother Virgil (Rosemary), beloved niece Sharon Jones (Roger), six grandsons, six great-grandchildren and many friends from the Spokane Valley and Odessa area.


Wayne loved Big Band music and played tenor sax in the Gentlemen of Note for many years.

He also loved traveling, playing golf and hanging out with his friends at the Iron Horse Grill on Friday nights.

He retired from Zellerbach Paper Company.

He will be dearly missed by many.
Services will be held Saturday, May 28th at 1:00 PM at Thornhill Valley Chapel, 1400 S. Pines, Spokane Valley, WA.

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

Local journalism is essential.

Give directly to The Spokesman-Review's Northwest Passages community forums series -- which helps to offset the costs of several reporter and editor positions at the newspaper -- by using the easy options below. Gifts processed in this system are not tax deductible, but are predominately used to help meet the local financial requirements needed to receive national matching-grant funds.

Active Person

Subscribe to the Coronavirus newsletter

Get the day’s latest Coronavirus news delivered to your inbox by subscribing to our newsletter.