Thomas William Robb, age 64, of Arlington, Wash., passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, following a three-plus year battle with brain cancer.
Tom was born July 26, 1955, in Arlington to Arnold and Violet Robb. He graduated Stanwood High School in 1973.
Tom was raised on a farm in Stanwood, Wash., worked for Twin City Foods, and retired after 46 years. He enjoyed bowling, golfing, traveling and weekly Sunday breakfasts with his three brothers.
Tom is preceded in death by his parents Arnold and Violet Robb. He is survived by his two children, Jason and Amber Robb; significant other, Kathy Stivala, Ketchum and his three brothers Ron, Alan and Dennis Robb.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Providence Cancer Partnership in Everett, Providence Hospice for their loving and compassionate care of Tom during his final years and days. A special thank you goes to Pastor Rick Long and all the friends and family who visited, brought food, prayed and helped provide care.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation to Atonement Free Lutheran Church, 6905 172nd St. NE, Arlington WA 98223.
Per Tom's request a private gravesite service will be at a later date. Private cremation with inurnment will be at the family plot in the Anderson Cemetery, Stanwood. Arrangements are under the direction of Gilbertson Funeral Home, Stanwood.
Tom's favorite scripture:
"For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life." --John 3:16