Robert Ward Birmingham, 83, died Feb. 22 in Yakima.

Mr. Birmingham was born in Chelan and lived in Quincy, Othello, Moses Lake, Cashmere and Naches before settling in Selah from 1973-2011, when he moved to Yakima. He served in the Army from 1951-53, then worked for 38 years as a truck driver for Arden Farms.

He is survived by his wife, Evelynd Birmingham of Yakima; a son, David Birmingham of Lake Forest Park; four daughters, Becky Johnson of Moxee, Jerri Anne Martian of Yakima, Kathy Birmingham of Spokane Valley and Dixie Love of Springfield, Mo.; a brother, Grant Birmingham of Boise, Idaho; 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, at the Trinity Church of the Nazarene in Yakima. Shaw and Sons Funeral Directors are handling all arrangements.