STEVEN E. FESTER
Steven E. Fester was born on Aug. 27, 1948, in Kearney, Neb., to Bernard R. Fester and Beverly J. Fester. He passed away on May 28, 2019.
Steven moved to the Bingen-White Salmon area at the age of 5. After graduation from Columbia High School, Steve enlisted in the U.S. Coast Guard, serving from 1966 to 1977. After leaving the Coast Guard, Steven worked for SDS Lumber Company. Poor health forced his retirement in 2010, after 33 years.
Steve was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by son Steven and wife Michelle, son Shawn and wife Laveda, brother Mike of Ecuador, and niece Katheryn Dalziel of Lake Stevens.
At his request, there were no services.