David Ralph Winnie, born October 12, 1953 in Sarasota, FL, passed away suddenly on July 20, 2014 in Monroe, WA. He owned and operated Sky Valley Marine in Monroe for 16 years and had worked in the industry for about 40 years.
Dave was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed the outdoors, quads, jeeps, off-road riding, camping, panning for gold, and spending time with his sons and friends.
Dave is survived by his sons, Andrew Winnie and David “Alex” Winnie; his mother, Janet Karlsson; and former spouse, Lisa Winnie. He was preceded in death by his father, David Andrew Winnie.
A celebration of Dave’s life will be held on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 3 p.m. at Purdy & Kerr with Dawson Funeral Home, 409 W. Main St., Monroe, (360) 794-7049, purdykerr.com.