Robert John Fagerlie, Sr., 90, of Ellensburg, passed away peacefully at his home on February 18, 2018. Bob will be laid to rest in a private family ceremony at Tahoma National Cemetery at a later date.
Bob was born on May 17, 1927 in Des Moines, Iowa to John & Emma (Iverson) Fagerlie. He worked for many years for Boeing as a tool and die maker. He loved to garden, fish, tinker in his shop as well as travel to the Oregon coast. He also loved his two cats. His wife, Shirley Fagerlie, preceded him in death in 2014.
Bob is survived by his children, Becky Martin of Buckley, WA; Jennifer Solverson of Ellensburg; Robert Fagerlie, Jr. of Renton and Richard Fagerlie of Auburn; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Memorial contributions in Bob’s honor are suggested to the Ellensburg Animal Shelter.
Steward & Williams Funeral Home and Crematory has been entrusted with caring for Bob’s family. Online condolences may be left at www.steward-williams.com