Edward (Ted) T. Fifield|
Edward T. Fifield, Ted to friends and family, a 26 year resident of Issaquah and Sammamish, passed away April 3, 2013 in Meredith, New Hampshire at the age of 90 from complications after a fall and broken hip. He is predeceased by his wife Marjorie (Smith) Fifield (1996) and son Brian Fifield (1995). Ted is survived by his sister Hazel Nelmes of Wickwar, England; son Terry Fifield and wife Cheryl of Plymouth, NH; son Michael Fifield and wife Kathleen of North Babylon, NY; son Gary Bruce Fifield of Mastic, NY; and five grandchildren, Teddy, Caitlin, Ethan, Billy, and Mikey.
Ted was born July 21, 1922 in Wickwar, County of Wilts, England to Harold Fifield and Emily Jane (Marklove) Fifield. He enlisted in the Royal Air Force (RAF) from 1938 to 1951 and had a distinguished 41 year career with Rolls Royce Aeronautics retiring after 20 years at Boeing Field. A Ted Fifield Memorial Page is available on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/TedFifieldMemorialPage.
Published in The Seattle Times from Apr. 17 to Apr. 18, 2013