Robert Edward "Bob" Reischman
Bob was born March 8, 1940 in South Bend, Washington to parents Edward and Ethel Reischman. He passed away on November 14, 2012 in Everett with his family at his side.
He graduated Everett High School in 1958 and went on to serve his country in the United States Air Force, where he achieved the rank of Airman 2nd Class as an airplane mechanic. Following his service in the military, Bob went on to work as a firefighter
in Seattle for seven years and then in Everett for two years before his retirement. In 1987, Bob married Judy Stering. Bob enjoyed hunting, fishing, crabbing, cutting wood, gardening (anything outdoors), helping others and garage sales.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents, Ed and Ethel; sister, Sue Dire; and brother, Tom.
He is survived by wife, Judy; sons, Jim (Deanna), Tim and Dave; daughter, Jane (Brett) Blacker; and step-children, Jason Rooker and Michelle (Rooker) Wilson; sisters, Kay (Lee) Smith, Nancy (Cal) Reedy, and Mary (Mike) Callies; and eight grandchildren, Derek, Kendall, Dalton, Zachary, Emily, Tyler, Conner and Brady.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at Evergreen Funeral Home, 4504 Broadway in Everett.
Bob was a loving husband and devoted father who will be missed by all who knew him. In lieu of flowers, the family asks you make a contribution in Bob's name to "Seattle's Bravest Charity", 517 Second Avenue West, Seattle, Washington 98119.