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Brian Robert Tibbot Age 87, of Ludington, MI, formerly of Federal Way, WA, passed away Saturday, April 21, 2018. Brian was born May 4, 1930 in Harvey, IL to Richard and Elizabeth (Coutchie) Tibbot. He graduated from Stadium High School in Tacoma, WA in 1948. Brian enlisted in the US Navy and served his country from 1948 through 1949. After his honorable discharge, Brian attended the University of Washington, where in 1955 he received his bachelor's degree in Architectural Design. Brian worked for Alcoa for 35 years as an Architectural Salesman. He was also a general contractor and designed and built homes. Brian enjoyed boating, traveling, and spending time with his family. He was passionate about fishing. He will be greatly missed by his wife Marilyn Wendell, his daughter Linda (John Robertson) Tibbot of Bellingham, WA, his sons Roger (Kirstin) Tibbot of Sammamish, WA and Richard (Amber) Tibbot of Milton, WA, stepson Steve (Deb) Wendell of Downers Grove, IL, stepdaughter Laura Wendell of Naperville, IL, and his brother David Tibbot of Thailand. He is also survived by grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and cousins. Brian was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Elizabeth Tibbot, and stepdaughters Diane Wendell and Cheryl Wendell. The family would like to express their gratitude for all the loving attention his caregivers provided over the last nine months of Brian's life. According to his wishes, cremation has taken place and Celebration of Life services are being planned for this summer. Arrangements have been entrusted to Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Ludington.
Pub Date: 4/26/2018
David R. Murdoch David was born May 8, 1936 in Edmonton, Alberta and passed away April 23, 2018 in Tacoma, WA. He is survived by his wife, Signy; son, John (Karen) Murdoch; daughter, Laila (Larry) Terada; sister, Audrey June Murdoch. Funeral Service and reception to be held Saturday April 28, 2018 10:00 am at Lakeview Chapel, 4606 108th St. SW, Lakewood, WA 98499. Graveside Service will follow at 1:00 pm at Calvary Cemetery, 5212 70th St. W., Tacoma, WA 98467. Arrangements by Edwards Memorial Center 253-566-1008. Please share memories and see the full obituary at www.edwardsmemorial.com
Pub Date: 4/26/2018
Donna Jean (Otteson) Iverson Went to heaven to be with her husband Thursday, March 15th, 2018, holding the hands of her children. She was born Aug. 28, 1949 in Crosby, ND, graduated from Wilson High School in Tacoma, earned her nursing degree from Highline College, and became a Registered Nurse. Donna was preceded in death by her husband of over 40 years, Daniel Iverson, as well as her parents and three brothers, Keith, Chester, and Larry. Donna is survived by her daughter Malinda (Iverson) Miller, husband Greg, and children Lilly and Dylan; and son Eddie Iverson, wife Trish, and children Keith and Brendan. A memorial service was held April 23rd at Tahoma National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
Pub Date: 4/26/2018


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