Yancy Dean Fertig

Yancy Dean Fertig, 52, died in Lacey, Wash. on June 6. He was born March 7, 1968 in Faith, SD. He is survived by his wife, Bonnie Fertig: children, Josiah Rayls, Jamian Fertig, and Joslin Fertig; and grandson, Matteo Rivera; all of Lacey, Wash.
Yancy served in the Army from 1999 to 2013 including 2001-2003 in Hanau, Germany; 2003-2205 in Baghad, Iraq; and 2005-2006 in Tallil, Iraq. He enjoyed making beautiful woodwork pieces and being with his family.
Yancy is also survived by his parents, Calvin and Mary Fertig of Wheatland; siblings, December (Rick) White of Spearfish, S.D.; Calvin Jr. (Patsy) Fertig of Glendo; Chris (Maria) Fertig of Bismarck, Ark.; Michelle (Delbert) Fulps of Rock Springs; and Autumn (Chad) Evans of Spearfish, S.D.; as well as nephews and nieces, a great nephew, and extended family.
Yancy was preceded in death by his grandparents, Alexander and Fern Fertig and John and Susan Millhouse; as well as his nephew Aaron White.
Yancy was laid to rest in the military section at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Lacey, Wash.


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