Bill Eugene Wyche

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Vancouver Funeral Chapel | Funeral Homes Vancouver WA
110 East 12th Street
Vancouver, WA

October 5, 1934 ~ May 30, 2011

Bill Eugene Wyche passed at home in Brush Prairie, WA on May 30, 2011. He was born Oct. 5, 1934 in Eugene, OR to Sally and Ted Wyche. In 1945, the family moved to Vancouver, WA where Bill attended Vancouver schools and graduated from Vancouver High School in 1952.
On Aug. 7, 1953 he married Gloria Frahm. Bill and Gloria spent many years at their cabin in Long Beach together. They were snow birds in later years, traveling south in their trailer and making good friends.
Bill retired from Studer's Floor Covering after 35 years of service.
He was a master craftsman and an avid fisherman.
Bill is survived by his daughter, Robin Ortega; son, Brett Wyche; sister, Sharon Leeper; grandson, Noah Ortega (Katie); sister-in-law, Roberta Harris; and numerous cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Gloria, on Feb 28, 2011; and his parents.
Special thanks to Don and Debbie Smith.
A Celebration of Life will be held Sat., 1:00 p.m., June 11, 2011 at Vancouver Funeral Chapel.
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Published in The Columbian on June 5, 2011
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