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Wayne Warren Williams

May 10, 1928 - August 2, 2017

Obituary


Wayne Warren Williams, 89, of Tulalip passed away August 2, 2017.
He was born May 10, 1928 in Everett, Washington to Francis and Harriette Williams.
He serviced in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. Wayne worked on the ferry boats for the Black Ball Line; he worked for Boeing; and for 40 years for the Tulalip Tribes , holding several positions such he was the manager for the Tulalip Tribes and the first general manager for Bingo. Wayne serviced one term on the Tulalip Board of Directors. Wayne had a keen business...

Wayne Warren Williams, 89, of Tulalip passed away August 2, 2017.
He was born May 10, 1928 in Everett, Washington to Francis and Harriette Williams.
He serviced in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. Wayne worked on the ferry boats for the Black Ball Line; he worked for Boeing; and for 40 years for the Tulalip Tribes , holding several positions such he was the manager for the Tulalip Tribes and the first general manager for Bingo. Wayne serviced one term on the Tulalip Board of Directors. Wayne had a keen business sense and was very helpful in getting the Tulalip Casino built. Wayne was widely respected in the Northwest and his advice was much sought after. Yet Wayne's favorite job was being a grandfather.
Wayne is survived by his children, Brian (Corinna) Williams, and Darryl (Julie Russell) Williams; grandsons, Joseph and Jordan Williams; and cousins, Roberta Skoog and Blanche James; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Visitation will be held Monday, August 7, 2017 at 1:00 pm at Schaefer-Shipman with an Interfaith service to follow at 6:00 pm at the Tulalip Gym. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday at 10:00 am at the Tulalip Gym with burial to follow at Mission Beach Cemetery.

Arrangements under the direction of Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home, Marysville, WA.