Howard James Quaife age 82 of Castle Rock, Washington died at his home on January 28, 2022 with his family by his side. He was born on March 16, 1939 in Longview, Washington to Ronald E. and Mable (Buckner) Quaife. Howard went through schools in Castle Rock and received his Bachelors and Masters degree in Mathematics through the University of Washington. Howard was an Executive at Boeing Computer Services.
He enjoyed boating, skiing, hiking, biking in the US and Europe, reading, computers and economics. Howard was a member of the Duwamish Yacht Club. Howard was a combination of nerd and athlete. He had a dry wit and was ferocious in his dedication to his family.
Howard is survived by his daughter Cammy Bliss and her husband Kevin of Yakima, Washington. Sister Donna Quaife of Castle Rock, niece Michele Renfro of Castle Rock, two nephews Steve Quaife and Ron Quaife III both of Longview. One great niece and one great nephew. Howard was preceded in death by his parents, a brother Ronald Quaife Jr, and a nephew Kevin Quaife.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 3, 2022 at 2pm at Hubbard Funeral Home in Castle Rock with a burial to follow at Whittle Hubbard Cemetery also in Castle Rock.
The family requests that donations be made to your favorite charity.
Hubbard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements