Eric Ove Asplund, born September 1, 1924 in Sundsvall Sweden, passed away on September 6, 2019 at 95 years of age. A Gig Harbor resident since 1942, Eric was a retired Painter/Drywall Finisher, Charter Member of Gig Harbor Eagles Aerie #2809, St Nicholas Catholic Church and a former member of The Peninsula Lions Club. Eric is survived by his wife of 76 years Bette, Daughters Sandie Myers, Linda (Harry) Ireland, Tina (Terry) McGovern , son K.O. (Valerie) Asplund, 10 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great grandsons. Memorial/Celebration of Life will be held September 22 2019 1:30pm at Gig Harbor Eagles, 4425 Burnham Dr. Gig Harbor. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to a charity of your choice.