Rory Sims was born on March 12, 1951, and passed away on August 10, 2019. He was the son of Richard & Joyce Thomas. He was raised by his mom and grandparents. He was born in Osaka, Japan where his father was stationed. His mother came home a widow after he was killed in the Korean War. Of course, Rory was spoiled by his grandparents and loved by many.
Rory graduated from West Valley High School and Evergreen State College. He had a great passion for music, fishing, family and the great outdoors. He was always up for an adventure.
He leaves behind two sons, Jessie & Tyler Sims, sister Joy Swatek, two grandchildren, Tanner and Hayden Sims, companion Claudia Wilson and sweet momma Joyce Thomas.
We will have a celebration of life hosted at Yakima Covenant Church, 6015 Summitview Ave. at 11:00 AM August 24th.