Royal Adaph Wisemore
March 7, 1928 - May 2, 2000
Royal A. Wisemore, 72, of Tumwater and formerly of Leavenworth and Anchorage, Alaska, died Tuesday, May 2, 2000, at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle.
He had served in the armed forces from 1943 to 1968. After retirement from the military, he worked for Alyeska Pipeline Service in Alaska as a pump station technician. He had lived in Tumwater for a year.
Survivors include his wife, Anita Louise Wisemore of the home; a daughter, Kathleen Wisemore of Tumwater; a son, Jack Wisemore of St. Andrews, Scotland; a brother, Howard Wisemore of Leavenworth; and three sisters, Winnie Paine of Benton City, Jean Gibson of Crescent, Ore., and Mildred Dunn of Yakima.
Commemoration services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at the Leavenworth Church of the Nazarene. Visitation will be 12-7 p.m. Sunday at Ward's Funeral Chapel in Leavenworth.
Arrangements are by Ward's Funeral Chapel, Leavenworth.
Note: While serving as Sergeant with the Medical Company, 5th Regiment, 24th Infantry Division during the Korean War, Royal A. Wisemore was awarded the Army Distinguished Cross for gallantry.
Ward's Funeral Chapel, Leavenworth, WA