William Humes

William Humes (Bill) born Sept. 1, 1921 died Nov. 24, 2014 at Mt. Baker Care Center. He brought his family to Orcas five decades ago to the farm they named Warmed Valley. During his lifetime he worked as a mechanic, pilot, flight instructor, pioneer farmer, carpenter, plumber, electrician, community leader, master gardener and conservationist. He was a true renaissance man. He is survived by his three children Lawrence Humes (Shari) of Bellingham, Shereen Waterman of Hilo, Hawaii, Dale Humes of Ft. Collins, Colo., six grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Arrangements are with the assistance of Whidbey Memorial Funeral and Cremation Service, Oak Harbor.