Herbert Mervin Dick passed away in his sleep March 22, 2015 at the age of 95.
Herb was born on March 2, 1920 in Moline, Manitoba. Around the age of 7 his family moved to Richmond, BC. After high school graduation he joined the Royal Canadian Air Force. He married Evelyn Homan, September 2, 1942 at the Richmond United Church in Richmond, BC. After Herbert’s release from the Air Force they moved to Gabriola Island where he was employed with the Withey Shipyard. In 1949 the family moved to Bellingham, WA. In 1951 he was hired at GP where he worked until he retired in 1982.
As a hobby Herb took up painting and painted houses for many years. Herb loved the game of badminton and was a member of the Blaine Badminton Club for many years.
Herb is survived by his wife Evelyn Dick; son Ralph Dickenson and his wife Pat and her sons Rich (Jodi) and Scott Helmer; daughter Cathy Rothenbuhler (Mark); grandchildren Elizabeth Archer (Mike), David Dickenson (Polly), Breanna Rothenbuhler (Grant Pederson), Kyla Andersen (Fiancé Steve Denton), and Lea Hedden (Fiancé Chris VanZandt); great grandchildren Addy Archer, Ainsley Hedden, and Lyla VanZandt.
A Memorial will be held April 6, 2015 from 1:00-4:00PM at the Clubhouse in The Village at Cordata, 4848 Village Dr., Bellingham.
Please share a memory of Herb in the guestbook.
- Date & Time: Apr 06, 2015 (No Time)
- Venue: The Village At Cordata
- Location: 4848 Village Dr Bellingham, WA 98226 - (Get Directions)