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Cleo Boggs

Cleo Boggs, a longtime Raymond resident died peacefully in her home Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, while surrounded by her family. She was 88. Cleo was born March 2, 1926, at Pound, Va. to Clyde and Cora (Church) Stallard.

Patricia Ann Scheberle

Patricia Scheberle of Elma, Wash., went to be with our Lord on Dec. 10, 2014. She was born on Oct. 12, 1929, in Plattsmouth, Neb., to Frank and Marge Sanders. At age five, the family moved to Yakima, Wash. Pat graduated from Selah High School in 1947. Pat lived for many years in Yakima where she married and raised her children. In 1970 Pat and her husband, Bob Russell moved to Westport, Wash., where they owned and operated the Lighthouse Motel and Trailer Park until 1986. Bob died in 1987.

Linda Mae Solorio

Linda Mae Solorio, 61 years of age and a longtime Harborite, passed with family and friends surrounding her on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at her home in Ocosta, Wash. She was born on Sept 5, 1953, in Port Angeles, Wash. to Clifford E. and Elva Mae (Jacobs) Butterfield.

Tommie Morgan Plumb

Tommie Morgan Plumb, age 79, a resident of Montesano, died on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, at Summit Pacific Medical Center in Elma. Mr. Plumb was born on Dec. 24, 1934, in Marysville, Wash., to Morgan Andrew and Loretta Pearl (Batten) Plumb. He was raised in Port Orchard.

Carol Louise Leighty

Carol Louise Leighty, 93, of Hoquiam, Wash. passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital. Carol was born in Melstone, Mont. on June 8, 1921, to Charles and Mary Louise Hadtrath. They moved to Aberdeen when she was 6.

Catia Shirlene Phelps

Catia Shirlene Phelps, 43, passed away Nov. 29, 2014, in Olympia, Wash., after battling cancer. She was born Feb. 26, 1971, to Edson Goncalves and Manuelina de Jesus da Silva in Curvelo, MG, Brazil. She moved to the U.S. in 2001, joining her sister Carla in Olympia. On Aug. 19, 2005, Catia married William Edward Phelps in Olympia, and they made Shelton, Wash., their home for the past nine years. Catia owned a naturopathic grade/organic skin care spa, Natura Bliss Esthetics, formerly called Spa Wax Brazilian

Peggy Joy Erickson

Peggy Joy Erickson, a lifetime resident of Aberdeen, died at Grays Harbor Health and Rehabilitation Center, Aberdeen, Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. She was born in Hoquiam Oct. 19, 1931, the daughter of George and Zelma (Barker) Groseclose.

Janet Mae Everett Fretz Kline

Janet Mae Kline passed away on Nov. 24, 2014. She was born on Oct. 19, 1930 to Lester and Helen (Marsh) Everett in Pen Argyl, Pa. Janet graduated Easton High School, class of 1948. Janet enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in March of 1949, and served as a radio operator during the Korean War. She received a certificate of appreciation from the Secretary of State Donald Rumsfield for her service during the cold war.

John H. (Jack) Krueger

A well-known Raymond resident since 1968 and former resident of Centralia, Wash., passed away Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014. He was born March 7, 1925. Jack managed the Village Green Apts. since 1989 and prior to that he was employed by the Dennis Company for 18 years as a sales manager for the beer distributorship. Before moving to Raymond he was employed by the City of Centralia as a meter reader for many years. While in Centralia he was involved in the Junior Chamber of Commerce and Little League. He is a life member of the Raymond Elks, a member of America Legion, VFW and Associated Life member of the Swiss Society. He served on the Pacific County Planning Commission and the Raymond Planning Commission.

Kenneth R. Snow Sr.

Longtime resident of Amanda Park, Kenneth R. Snow Sr. passed away at Grays Harbor Community Hospital on Dec. 1, 2014. Born on the family farm, Feb. 9, 1928 in Hooper, Colo., he was the son of Clarence and Lola Snow.

Lee A. Avery

Long time harbor resident of 58 years, Lee Avery passed away on November 24, 2014 at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, Wash. He was born on Aug. 19, 1927 in Buffalo, Mont. to Joseph and Vera (Kessel) Avery. The family moved to Shelton, Wash. when he was one year old, and he was raised and attended school there. He also attended the Electrical Apprenticeship in Everett, Wash. He was in the Merchant Marines for two years and served in the Marine Corp. for three years. Lee worked for Rayonier Inc. in Shelton, Weyerhaeuser Co. in Everett and transferred to Weyerhaeuser Pulp Mill in Cosmopolis, retiring in 1983 after 30 years with Weyerhaeuser as Chief Electrician.

Donald Lawrence Scoralle

Donald Lawrence Scoralle passed away Nov. 23, 2014, after a long battle with cancer. He was born July 1, 1935, in Aberdeen, Wash. to Joseph Scoralle and Aurelia Miner. Don attended elementary school in Aberdeen and graduated from Weatherwax H.S. where he was a member of the National Honor Society and very active in sports, politics and band (he played trumpet). Don attended Grays Harbor JC and the University of Puget Sound.