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Obituaries > ANDERSON, ROBERT W.

Robert passed away peacefully into the presence of his Savior on February 4, 2012. Born in Clear Lake, WA, June 19, 1920. He is preceded in death by his parents Warren W. and Mabel Anderson, brother Walter T. Anderson, USMC, Ret., sisters Bonnie Jean and Shirley, and daughter Roberta. Devoted to his family, he leaves behind his wife Audrey, to whom he was married in 1941. They just celebrated their 70th anniversary. Also survived by his daughters, Diana Green, Sylvia Rattray; grandsons, Matt Green, Dean Rattray; great-granddaughter, Aliegh Rattray; sister, Joanne Kuntz of Yakima; and many nephews. Robert went into the Marine Corps from high school and served proudly for 22 years, which he then followed with 20 years of service at the UW Police Department. A long-time member of Bethel Lutheran Church of Shoreline, he served as head usher and worked with the senior group on trips and luncheons. He enjoyed bowling for many years and loved music. He will be deeply missed by family and all who knew him. Funeral services will be held at Bethel Lutheran Church of Shoreline on Friday, February 10 at 11:00 a.m. Burial is at Evergreen Washelli in Seattle.