Billy B. Rasmussen

Billy B. Rasmussen, 73, of Tellico Village, passed away Oct. 27, 2019, at Parkwest Medical Center.

Billy retired from ALCOA in Addy, Wash., where he was a heavy equipment operator. He also worked as a charter boat captain on Lake Pend Oreille, Idaho. Billy was adventurous and enjoyed camping, cruising the world, motorcycling, Civil War history and other world historical events.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy who served four years as a Seabee in Vietnam.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Edith Rasmussen; and several siblings.

Survivors include his companion of 15 years, Sharlene Barnhart; brothers, Lynn Rasmussen (Myrna) of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, and Dean Rasmussen of Las Vegas, Nev.; and one sister, Linda Saxton of Ogden, Utah.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Tellico Village Volunteer Fire Department.