Richard Lawrence Nisbet of Chehalis, WA, passed away August 5, 2019 while visiting the WA coast.
He was born at home August 21, 1961 in Clarmont, CA to James and Frieda Nisbet.
Richard attended schools in Chehalis and graduated from W.F. West High School in 1980.
Cooking was his passion so he started working for Country Cousins Restaurant as a cook.
He was offered and accepted a position with Princess Cruise Lines cooking for guests visiting
the Denali Park Lodge in Alaska. In his off time he was able to enjoy fishing, hiking and seeing the beautiful sites throughout the Park.
He moved to Anchorage and worked for the Captain Cook Restaurant a few years.
Being close to family and friends was important to him so he returned to the Chehalis area.
Richard loved helping people. He prepared meals for and served the homeless people of Lewis County
thru Mobil Ministries, the Shelter and the Salvation Army.
Richard is survived by his mother Frieda, sister Nancy (Dan), brothers Jeff (Marlene), Robert (Cora) and Frank (Tina)
and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held August 17, 2019 at 1 pm at St. Timothy's Episcopal Church in Chehalis, WA.
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