|Birth: ||Oct. 4, 1918|
Grays Harbor County
|Death: ||Jun. 17, 2012|
FLORENCE ELEANOR BICKLE
October 4, 1918 ~ June 17, 2012
"Florence was a very sweet and kind person
who was loved by everyone who knew her."
Florence Eleanor Bickle of Vancouver, Washington, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Sunday, June 17th at the age of 93. She was born to Walter and Nellie Doyle on October 4, 1918 in Aberdeen, Washington. Florence grew up on Vashon Island and remained there until 1985 when she moved with her husband to Puyallup, Washington.
Florence attended the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington, Peterson Business College and over the years was employed by a legal firm in Seattle, Washington, Brunswick, Puget Sound Power and Light, and Boeing.
In 1942, she married Monty Bickle and they had two daughters, Marcy and Bobbie.
She enjoyed sewing, baking, reading, traveling by air and having coffee with friends.
Florence is survived by her daughters, Marcy Maxwell (Vancouver, Washington) and Bobbie Smith (Gig Harbor, Washington); son-in-law, Ed Maxwell; four granddaughters; and ten great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father in 1927; her mother in 1971; and her husband in 2000.
Donations may be made to Southwest Washington Hospice or Humane Society for SW Washington, both in Vancouver, Washington.
Published in The Columbian, Vancouver, Washington on July 22, 2012
Walter G Doyle (1869 - 1926)
Nellie F Doyle (1880 - 1971)
Montague P Bickle (1910 - 2000)
Vashon Island Cemetery
Created by: Kay and Duane Douglass
Record added: Jul 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94012351
Rest in peace, Miss Bickle|
Added: Dec. 28, 2012