Robert Biggs

December 11, 1962 to August 29, 2013 -

by: SUBMITTED - Robert BiggsRobert Biggs, 50, died on August 29, 2013, in his home in Lebanon, OR.

Robert was born on December 11, 1962, in Corvallis, OR, to Arthur and Patricia (Nyman) Biggs. He moved with his family to Tigard in 1967 and graduated from Tigard High School in 1981. He graduated from Oregon State University in 1985 with a degree in Forestry. He worked as a private contractor for the US Forest Service, the Umatilla Tribe and various private landowners managing forests and overseeing logging operations.

Robert is survived by his mother, Pat; his brother and family, John, Lorrie, Abby and Adam Biggs; his uncles, Bob Biggs and Alan (Jackie) Nyman; his best friend and business partner, Greg Harty; dear friend Sue Amundson; and his best dog buddy, Harley. His father, Art, preceded him in death.

No service is planned. A gathering will be held at the family home in Tigard on Sunday, September 29, starting at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to your favorite animal rescue group or shelter.