Jack Cave, 91, of Marysville, WA died April 11, 2013 at home surrounded by his family. He was born May 12, 1921 in Yakima, WA to Tom and Florence Cave.
Jack's family moved to Everett when he was three and then to Marysville at age eight. He graduated from Marysville High School in 1942 and immediately joined the Navy as a Sea Bee and served in the Pacific during WWII
. After his service he came home to Marysville and married his high school sweetheart,
Carol Ketelle. They built a life together in Marysville raising four kids, he worked as a carpenter for Scott Paper Co. retiring in 1984.
He was preceded in death by sisters, Jean, Marian and Dode; and brother, Bill.
Jack leaves behind his wife of 67 years, Carol; one sister, Betty; his children, Janet (Dave), John (Carla), Dan (Dena) and
Nancy; six grandsons,
Spencer (Andrea), Cameron, Ian, Tanner, Ryan and Conner; one great-grandson, Asher.
We would like to thank all the wonderful people that helped dad in his final stage of life, Janice, Megan,
Fern, Hospice and Cascade Companion Care.
A celebration of life will be held at Glen Eagle Golf Course, Arlington, April 27, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Marysville Food Bank or Providence Hospice of Sno. Co.