Military honors for the late Robert Anthony Kumbalek, 61

Robert Anthony Kumbalek, a long-time member of Snoqualmie Valley’s American Legion Post 79 recently died.

Kumbalek was born Oct. 31, 1951, in Madison, Wis., and resided in North Bend.

A memorial service was held Thursday, Aug. 15, with Navy funeral honors at Tahoma National Cemetery, with the Inter-Tribal Warriors Honor Guard providing veterans honors.  Kumbalek, along with Past Commander Wally Koehring, will be honored in the near future with a memorial at the Valley Post.


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