Richard Alan Miner
Richard Alan Miner, Sr. was born July 5, 1972 in Nyssa, Oregon, and passed away on Jan. 31, 2017 at the young age of 44 in Dallesport.
At the age of 14 he was diagnosed with cancer and by 1992 was given a clean bill of health.
Rick attended high school in Goldendale.
He married beautiful Jennifer Miner on Dec. 7, 2001 in Goldendale.
Rick spent many years working for Bishop Companies as a mechanic and cook on the mobile kitchens. He was a jack of all trades and master at many. He spent six years working for Republic Services.
Rick was a member of the North American Hunting Club. He enjoyed hunting, camping and his guns. Jennifer always spent her birthday alone because it was right in the middle of elk season and that is where Rick was. He loved to spend time with his family and friends and pick huckleberries. Rick was also an avid Dallas Cowboys and Seattle Seahawks fan.
Rick was preceded in death by his father, Charles Hubbard; brother, Michael; sister, Paula; and son, little Ricky Jr.
He is survived by his mother, Roberta Hubbard, and wife, Jennifer Miner, both of Goldendale; son, Shawn Miner of Lacey Washington; sons, Joshua, Jeremiah and Devon Miner, all of Goldendale; sister, Dixie Behn of Lake Stevens, Washington; sister, Alonna Hubbard of Walla Walla, Washington; and many nieces and nephews.
Services were held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 at the Goldendale Grange Hall.
Donations may be made to Jennifer and family through Bishop Sanitation, 773-4707, 221 W. Main, Goldendale, WA 98620, either by cash, check, Visa or Mastercard.