Timothy R. Bird

Timothy R. Bird, 62, of Ketchikan, died Dec. 17, 2021, at Alaska Regional Hospital in Anchorage.

Bird was born May 5, 1959, in Oregon. He married in 1985 in Oregon, but had lived in Ketchikan since December of 2019.

He “loved hanging out with his daughter and son-in-law and all the grandkids and his great granddaughter,” his family writes, adding that he “loved having a drink with his friends.”

He is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Honey and Derrick Lewis; sons, James (Brandi) and Robert Phillips; six adopted daughters, 28 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

Mr. Bird’s remains will be cremated. A celebration of life will be scheduled during the summer.