Vincent George Ferrero Vincent George Ferrero, 86, went to be with the Lord Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, passing away peacefully in his sleep. Vince was born on Sept. 13, 1927 in Seattle, WA to Vincent William and Ettie May (Allen) Ferrero. He graduated from Olympia High in 1945 and served in the Navy from 1945-46. He married Juanita Holt on June 14, 1947 in Olympia and celebrated over 66 years of loving marriage. They were blessed with two daughters, Nancy in 1950 and Kandy in 1952. Vince was a loyal and dedicated employee of Puget Power for 41 years as a Head Groundsman, building power substations, and retired in 1991. Vince's children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren meant the world to him. He was always on the go and loved collecting and fixing things. He played jokes on the kids and then roared with laughter. He was a source of strength to his family and friends. He will be missed dearly by many. He is survived by his brother, David Ferrero, CT; wife, Juanita, and daughters, Nancy and Kandy (George) Towner, Olympia; grandchildren, Tiffany, Anthony, and Kyle; and great grandchildren Ariel, Arlyn, Trystan, Fara, Ciarra and Tanner. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister June Howell, and brother Gary Ferrero. The family has requested that memorials in Vince's name be made to
. Services will be Friday, January 3, 2014, at 1:00 p.m., viewing and service at 2:00 p.m., at Forest Funeral Home, 2501 Pacific Ave SE, Olympia, WA 98501.
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Published in The Olympian on Jan. 1, 2014