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JEFFREY ANDREW BIER June 17, 1954 ~ December 29, 2017 Jeffrey Andrew Bier of Vancouver, WA, passed into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior on Dec. 29, 2017 after a brief illness. He was born to Joseph and Helen Bier June 17, 1954 in Queens, New York. On Dec. 29, 1979, Jeff married Elizabeth Heck, the love of his life. He earned his undergrad degree from the University of Nebraska-Omaha, and went on to earn 2 masters' degrees. After a career in the Air Force, he operated his own computer business, worked for Boeing, and taught at Concordia University, Portland. Most recently he drove buses for Evergreen Public Schools. Jeff loved history and participated in Revolutionary War reenactments while stationed in MA. He was an Eagle Scout and was involved with Scouting both as a troop leader and at the council level for many years. Jeff devoted time to helping fellow veterans and was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Jeff is survived by his loving family: wife, Elizabeth; sons, Thomas (Melissa) Bier and James (Beth) Bier; daughters, Sarah Bier and Michelle (Jerry) Scheer; grandchildren, Audrey, Bridget, Charlotte, Andrew, Brody; sister, Bonnie (Joe) Palmieri; and brother, Bruce Bier. His parents preceded him in death. Viewing will be Fri., Jan. 12, 5:00-9:00 p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Gardens in Vancouver. A service will be held Sat., Jan. 13, 11:00 a.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Vancouver. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Returning Veterans Project, Fisher House Foundation, or Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Please sign his guest book at: www.columbian.com/obits.

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