Herbert Willis Fairbanks, 96, of Yakima died Thursday. Mr. Fairbanks was born in Granger and served in the Navy. He was a Pearl Harbor survivor, serving on the USS West Virginia. He returned to Granger and worked various construction jobs and as an engineer on tug boats in the Columbia River.
Survivors include two step-daughters, Beverly Perry of Kennewick and Charlotte Plum of Pasco.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Valley Hills Funeral Home, Zillah. Graveside service will follow at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Zillah Cemetery.