The Rev. William "Henry" Cash, Jr., 85, of Cle Elum went to be with the Lord on June 24, 2012.
Henry was born on May 26, 1927, in Rison, Arkansas. He married June Estelle Donato, the love of his life, on May 7, 1960, in Sacramento, CA.
Henry worked for the Forest Service for 29 years. He pastored churches and mission works for over 50 years, participating in ministry to nursing homes, jails, campgrounds, Native Americans, migrant workers and those "on the move and those who cannot move."
Henry was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. He was an active volunteer with the library and ALTC. Henry loved crossword puzzles, reading almanacs and people. He loved to study God's word daily in Greek and Hebrew.
Henry is survived by his wife, June Cash of Cle Elum; daughters, Ruth Elizabeth Caldwell of Kent, WA, Rebecca Ann Limbach of Cle Elum, and Rachel Esther Workman (Bill) of Abbotsford, BC; sisters, Selma Lenore Webb of Imperial Beach, CA, Margaret Ann Hooper of Barstow, CA, Helen Louise Roe of Ramona, CA, Gloria Jeanne Bailey of San Diego, CA, and Cheryl Elaine Wojdak of Lakeside, CA; brothers, Franklin D. Cash of San Antonio, TX, and Carl Thomas Cash of El Cajon, CA; and 7 grandchildren, David Caldwell, Elizabeth Caldwell, Danielle Harvey, Desiree Limbach, Derek Limbach, Wendy Workman, and Robert Workman. He was preceded in death by his brother, John Robert Cash; grandson, Darien Paul Limbach, and son-in-law, Sean Caldwell.
Visitation will be from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. Friday, June 29 at Cascade Funeral Home in Cle Elum. Burial will take place at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 30 at Laurel Hill Memorial Park in Cle Elum. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 30 at Calvary Baptist Church in Ellensburg.
Memorials are suggested to Hospice Friends or Calvary Baptist Church, c/o Cascade Funeral Home, P.O. Box 306, Ellensburg, WA 98926.
Cascade Funeral Home is in care of arrangements. Condolences can be left for Henry's family at www.cascadefuneralhome.com.