Joseph Donald Coombs
Last updated 2/25/2022 at 9:16am
Jan. 27, 1937 – Feb. 9, 2022
Joseph Donald Coombs was born Jan. 27, 1937, to Donald and Evelyn (Talkington) Coombs. He and his younger sister Susan (Els) became the fourth generation to be raised on the family wheat farm near Harrington, Wash. Joseph passed away Feb. 9, 2022 at the Palouse Country Assisted Living in Fairfield, Wash.
Joe graduated from Harrington High School in 1955 where he played basketball and football before going on to Washington State University (WSC at that time). While there, one of Joe’s Delta Chi fraternity brothers introduced Joe to Ann Faulkner. Joe and Ann m...