8224 - 220th Street SW
Edmonds, Washington 98026
February 3, 2017
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Robert "Bob" Koronko, age 83, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, Saturday, January 21, 2017, at Swedish Edmonds Hospital in Edmonds, Washington. Bob was born on August 24, 1933, in Arlee Saskatchewan. He was the youngest son of three born of the parents John and Nina Koronko. Bob’s older brothers were Simon and Elmer.
Bob’s dad was a hardworking man in which Bob learned construction skills and learned to build a home from the ground up. Bob was referred to by his family as “Mr. Fixit,” because there was nothing that he couldn’t fix.
On January 11, 1966, Bob brought his wife Joan and his two daughters, Kim and Karen, from Calgary, Alberta to the US. They initially lived in North Hollywood California and then headed to Seattle, Washington settling in Edmonds for the past 50 years. Bob was an entrepreneur. Bob and Joan began Factory Direct Tires Sales in Edmonds...