Shawn Michael Stich

Shawn Michael Stich of Maple Valley died Friday, Sept. 24, 2010 at home. He was 58. He was born December 10, 1951 in Seattle, the middle son of Ed and Eileen Stich. His passions included boats and boat racing and the challenge of fixing anything broken. He will be remembered for his barbecues and his gregarious nature with his many friends at Queen City Yacht Club. He worked for many years for the Nelson and Michael Company and later went to work for Sodexho Marriott. He was a member of Teamsters Local 117. He was preceded in death by his wife Alice and is survived by his four siblings and their spouses, Kevin (Liz), Brian (Pam), Darrin (Nancy) and Maurine “Mo”(Mike), uncles, aunts, cousins and nieces. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests remembrances be made to a favorite charity. The family wishes to express their deep gratitude to their cousin for his attentive care. A funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2 at St. George’s Episcopal Church, 24219 Witte Road, Maple Valley. A graveside ceremony will follow at 2 p.m. at Hobart Cemetery. Friends are invited to view photos, get directions and share memories in the family’s online guest book at Arrangements are entrusted to Flintoft’s Funeral Home and Crematory, 425-392-6444.