Timothy Lyle Staley, age 67, of Mesa, Arizona, passed away at Banner University Hospital in Phoenix on March 29, 2021 due to heart/multi-organ failure. Tim was born to Lyle and Shelley Staley on November 9, 1953 in Williston, North Dakota. He grew up in Seattle and had 3 younger siblings - twin sisters, Kristin and Jean, and baby brother, Rob. He graduated from Queen Anne High School in 1972 and attended Seattle Pacific College. He met his future wife, Lisa, in 1979 - they married in August of 1981. They made their home on Queen Anne Hill and were blessed with 2 beautiful children - Erin Marie and Ian Timothy. He loved to travel but was also a homebody, enjoying home projects both inside and out - he definitely had a green thumb and was quite the handyman with a knack to fix almost anything. He worked at Ace Tank and Equipment and Northwest Handling Systems before retiring in Dec 2018 - then moving to Mesa in 2019 to be closer to the grandchildren. Although it was only for a short time, Tim was very happy and thoroughly enjoyed his life in Arizona.
Tim is survived by his wife, Lisa, children, Erin and Ian, son-in-law, Bryan, 3 beautiful grandchildren, Aiden, Kelsey and newborn Nolan Timothy. He is also survived by his mom, Shelley, sisters Kristin and Jean, nephews, Tom and Kevin and nieces, Kristi and Sarah. Preceded in death by his brother Rob and father Lyle. He was an amazing, kind and gentle man who will be dearly missed.
Remembrances can be made in his memory to the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society.