June 19, 2012
Rex Belshaw, of Sammamish, passed away June 15, 2012, in Bellevue. He was 43.
Rex was born July 18, 1968, in Bellevue, to Leon and Beverly Belshaw. He was raised in the Pine Lake area of Sammamish. Rex attended Sunny Hills Elementary, Pine Lake Junior High and Issaquah High schools and was a member of the class of 1986.
Following high school, Rex worked in several industries — commercial fishing, landscaping and as the proprietor of a pallet board business in Issaquah.
In his leisure time, he liked to spend time at Pine Lake, sports of all kinds and motocross. In his early years, he played soccer, baseball, wrestled and competed in motocross events. Rex especially loved spending time with his family and friends.
Rex will be remembered as being fiercely loyal, tremendously kind and wonderfully funny. A loving son, brother, fiancé and friend, he is deeply missed.
Survivors include his loving parents Leon and Beverly; devoted siblings Jim McLaughlin (Lori), Barry McLaughlin (Anna), Dorothy Ochsner, Deena Rohrbach (John) and Dana Polfliet (Jason); and his fiancé, Ann Mari Gantenbien.
A time of visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. June 22 at Flintoft’s Issaquah Funeral Home. A celebration of his life will be at 4 p.m. June 23 at Sahalee Golf Club in Sammamish.
Friends are invited to view photos, get directions and share memories in the family’s online guest book at www.flintofts.com.
Flintoft’s Funeral Home and Crematory — 392-6444