Richard "Dick" McDowell
Dick McDowell, 73, of Everett, died December 22, 2012 after a long struggle with Alzheimer's.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Louise in 2006; his sister, Barbara Dokka; and two brothers, Gary and Steve McDowell.
Dick served in the Army
from 1958 to 1964, afterwards working at Weyerhaeuser for over 30 years. He then went to work at Paine Field for 10 years until he retired.
Dick was a huge sports fan. He loved football, baseball, basketball, and car racing. He went to many Mariner games, had season tickets to the Huskies, and he also attended many events of his grandchildren.
He is survived by his daughter, Teresa Masset and her husband Ron; a son, Greg McDowell and his wife Deanna; four grandchildren, Mallory, Taylor, Becca and Molly; brother, Jim McDowell; sisters-in-law, Gay and Sharon McDowell; and many nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2013. Open house from 1-4 p.m. at Lake Stevens Fire Conference Center 10518 18th St. SE. Lake Stevens, WA. 98258.
Donations can be made to Alzheimer's Research-