Dwaine Floyd Brady Sr. passed away June 15, 2013.

Dwaine was born in Rolette, North Dakota, September 5, 1931, the youngest of nine children born to Hulda and Homer Brady. They left North Dakota for Washington State in late 1942.

He was a graduate of Burlington-Edison High School class of 1949. Married Mary Lou Enyeart on March 27, 1951 and they had 3 children.

Dwaine drove milk truck for Mountainview Dairy then went to work for Texaco refinery for 32 years.

He was a Burlington volunteer fireman for 29 years and belonged to the Burlington Masonic Lodge, Order of Easter Star as well as belonged to the Mount Vernon Elks Lodge. He was an avid fisherman and card player. He did a lot of traveling and was a snow bird for many years.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Mary Lou, 3 children (Dwaine Jr. "Dusty", Donna and Dianne), 5 grandchildren (Karisa, Nichole, Jasan Sr., Matt, and Brooke), 7 great-grandchildren with 2 more on the way, also 1 brother (Ken), 1 sister (Marion), 3 sisters-in-law and many nieces and nephews.

There will be a Celebration of Life held at the Burlington United Masonic Lodge No. 93 in Sedro-Woolley from 4p-7p on Friday, June 21. All are welcome to attend and celebrate the 81 years Dwaine blessed us with.

Published in Skagit Valley Herald Publishing Company on June 19, 2013