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Douglas Larsen

Douglas Reynolds Larsen, 78, of Manti, passed away on June 15, 2016, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Doug was rejoined with his wife of 53 years, Lynne. Doug was born and raised on the family farm in Manti, Utah to Lester A. and Clara Reynolds Larsen. After attending Snow College and serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, he married his soul mate, LaRosa Lynne Nielson. He graduated from BYU and continued working for the Boy Scouts of America for 40 years, serving as an executive for both Twin Harbors and Far East Councils. Doug and Lynne returned home to Manti to fulfill his dream of building his own home. Doug and Lynne cherished their time exploring and camping with their loved ones. They will be missed eternally but never escape our memory.

Lisa Gordon

Lisa (Schumaker) Gordon passed peacefully at home in Anacortes, Wash., in her bed, holding her husband’s hand on the 16th of June, 2016, after fighting a valiant fight against pancreatic cancer. She was born in Hollister, Calif., to Marilyn and Leighton Schumaker on the 6th day of Aug., 1953.

Donald L. Fiene

Donald L. Fiene, 91, and a resident of Hoquiam, died on Friday, June 17, 2016, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital. Don was a longtime resident of Grays Harbor. He was born on Aug. 19, 1924, in Aberdeen to Wilfred and Pearl (Sheffield) Fiene.

Anges R. Todd

Anges Rae Todd, 86, a resident of the Harbor for over 60 years, died at her home in Aberdeen Friday, June 10, 2016. Anges was born in Oklahoma City, Okla., Oct. 26, 1929, the daughter of Frank L. and Callie M. (Pyle) Manville. She was raised in Oklahoma and graduated from Porter, Okla. High School in 1947.

Robert V. Kitselman

Robert Vernon Kitselman of Copalis Beach, Wash., passed away peacefully on June 16, 2016. Robert was born in 1929 in Downey, Calif., to Fred and Minnie Kitselman. He settled in the North Beach area in 1979.

Anna M. Tetreau

In memory of Anna M. Tetreau, who died April 8, 2016, her family cordially invites relatives and friends to a celebration of her life at 1 p.m., Saturday, June 11. The gathering will be held downstairs at the Montesano VFW Post, 315 S Main St., and catered by the VFW Auxiliary of which she was a long-standing member. No graveside service is planned.

Viola P. Streifel

A potluck celebration of life party for Aberdeen resident Viola P. Streifel will be held at 1 p.m Sunday, June 5, 2016, at 1821 W First St. in Aberdeen. Everyone is invited to attend.

Sharon R. Pettit

Sharon Rae Pettit, a longtime resident of Grays Harbor, died May 18, 2016, at Summit Pacific Medical Center. She was born to Marion and Charlotte (Randall) Davis on Aug. 16, 1929.

Larry F. Grillo

Larry F. Grillo, 77, passed away Tuesday morning, May 17, 2016, in Hoquiam. Larry was born in Goldendale, Wash., on July 15, 1938, to parents Frank and Gladys Grillo.

Dwayne C. Smith

Dwayne Charles Smith, age 84, a resident of Hoquiam since 1992, died on May 29, 2016, at Morton General Hospital in Morton, Wash. He was born on Oct. 9, 1931, in Scottsbluff, Neb., to Henry J. and Rynta (Mowerie) Smith. He was raised in McGrew, Neb., and came to Malone, Wash., as a teen. In 1951, he helped his father build Smitty’s In & Out Burgers in Elma.