Richard (Dick) T. Koenen, 68, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, as a result of colon cancer.
He was born July 7, 1946 in Outlook to Hans and Edna Koenen, he was the third of six children.
Dick graduated from Sunnyside High School in 1964.
He served four years in the U.S. Coast Guard.
An electrician by trade, Dick retired in 2011.
He enjoyed spending his winters in Arizona playing golf and having fun.
A beloved son, husband, father, brother, uncle and friend, he will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Nancy; one daughter, Shawna; his mother, Edna; four siblings; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at 12:30 p.m. at Tahoma National Cemetery. Following the service an informal gathering will take place in their home at Lake Tapps.
Curnow Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.