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Dean M. Lougheed

Dean M. Lougheed passed away on July 25, 2016, in Olympia, Wash. He was born on Dec. 19, 1947, in Aberdeen, Wash., to Don and Ruth Lougheed. He was a 1966 graduate of Montesano, Wash, and a 1970 graduate of Western Washington University in Bellingham, Wash.

Tami M. Pontius

Tami Marie Pontius, 52, a Harbor resident for 26 years, died at her home in Aberdeen Friday, July 22, 2016. Tami was born in St. Helens, Ore., June 16, 1964, the daughter of Robert and Corrine (Constantine) Pontius.

Carol A. Dey

Carol A. Dey, age 73, a resident of Central Park, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on July 22, 2016, at her home in Central Park. Mrs. Dey was born on May 28, 1943, in Aberdeen to Evald E. and Margaret A. (Burri) Erickson. She was raised in Hoquiam and graduated from Hoquiam High School in 1961.

Clara J. Rowe

Clara Jane Rowe graduated to Heaven on July 20, 2016, at home with family at her side. Clara was born in Aberdeen, Wash., on Nov. 23, 1936, to Don and Harriet (Watson) LeVering. Her family moved to Elma from Markham in her junior year of high school where she was a graduate of the EHS Class of 1954.

Robert E. ‘Bob’ Mullinax

Robert Edwin “Bob” Mullinax, 83, retired Air Force Master Sargent and Westport resident, died Wednesday morning, June 22, 2016, at his home in Westport, Wash. Robert was born on May 12, 1933, in Mount Olive County, Ark., to Ross and Olive (Jeffrey) Mullinax. Robert moved around the U.S. as his dad worked for the U.S. Government building the dams that our growing nation needed. He graduated from Imperial High School in Imperial, Neb. in 1950.

Jill N. Warner 1967 - 2016

Till Nickole Warner, 49, longtime Grays Harbor resident, passed away peacefully on July 15, 2016, from complications related to alcoholism. Jill was born in Wichita, Kan., on Feb. 3, 1967. Having spent much of her life in Cosmopolis, she also lived in Pensacola, Fla., Hood River, Ore., Cheney and Kelso, Wash., and Banning, Calif. Jill earned her GED in 1987 at Grays Harbor College after attending school in Cosmopolis. She worked as a caregiver and chiropractic assistant, a waitress at the Hong Kong restaurant in Cosmopolis and at

Shelley R. Hosford

Shelley Rae Hosford of Montesano, Wash. was born on April 5, 1952. She passed away peacefully at Grays Harbor Hospital on July 2, 2016 at the age of 64. Shelley attended A.J. West, Hopkins, Weatherwax High School (Class of 1970) and attended Grays Harbor College. Shelley was a victim of Polio and was one of the children used on posters by the March of Dimes to raise money and awareness to stop Polio. Shelley spent many days, months and years at Children’s Orthopedic Hospital, where some of her operations were used as teaching devices for doctors across the world to help victims crippled by Polio.

Daniel C. Blundred

Daniel Clyde Blundred, 37 years of age and a longtime Harborite died on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, in Hoquiam. He was born on Nov. 3, 1978, in Malta, Mont., to Marty Bruce and Rebecca Lynn (Carlson) Blundred.

Jerry M. Galleher

Jerry M. Galleher, longtime resident of Ocean Shores, passed away peacefully at Garden Courte Memory Care in Olympia on June 19, 2016. He was smart, funny, kind and talented. His family loved him very much.
 

Joyce Bea (Covey) Wilson

Joyce Bea (Covey) Wilson, 68, formerly a resident of the Harbor, died peacefully at Franciscan Hospice House located in University Place, Wash., Tuesday, July 12, 2016. She was born in Bremerton, Wash., June 29, 1948, the daughter of James Arza and Hallie Bea (Riley) Covey.

Ann McCartney Martin Shrader

Ann McCartney Martin Shrader, age 92, passed away peacefully on July 8, 2016, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital, Aberdeen. From her birth in Bo’ness, Scotland, on Dec. 22, 1923, Ann was proud of her Scottish heritage, always in possession of her British passport, while holding a United States green card. She could never quite sever ties with the auld country, and commit to the U.S. as her permanent home.

Cordelia J. (Lead) Cardwell

Our feisty and opinionated mother, grandmother, sister and auntie, Cordelia Jane (Lead) Cardwell, 67, passed away unexpectedly July 6, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup, Wash. Heaven has a new angel who will keep them in stiches and will be sorely missed and remembered by her many friends and family here on earth!

Dennis Frydenberg

Dennis Frydenberg, 72, a resident of Shelton, passed away on July 2, 2016 at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle. Denny was born in Vancouver, Wash. His parents, Elwood and Violet Frydenberg, brothers Jerrold and Robert, preceded him. He is survived by sister, Joyce (Bill) Jackstadt of Shelton, half-sister Doll, daughter Michele and many nieces and nephews. Denny attended Shelton Schools and spent many of his years in Aberdeen, Washington and Costa Mesa, Calif.

Robin R. Talbert

Robin Renee Talbert of Ocean Shores passed away on July 4, 2016. She was 36. Robin was born Feb. 24, 1980 to Thomas and Charleen Talbert in Klamath Falls, Ore. She then moved around before settling in Ocean Shores and graduating from Hoquiam High School.

Mary Hoover Moran

Hoquiam native and longtime Central Park resident Mary Hoover Moran passed away on July 5th at the age of 71. She was born in Hoquiam to Don and Gladyse Hoover and attended Hoquiam schools, graduating third in her class from Hoquiam High School in 1963. She was a distinguished musician in high school and was selected to the all-state band for alto saxophone. She attended Grays Harbor College and graduated from Central Washington University. She was a Social Worker for DSHS for many years and had many fond memories of the children she worked with in foster care especially those she helped with adoption.

Edward H. Hulbert

Edward Hermann Hulbert, 93, passed away due to cancer on July 2, 2016, in Olympia, Wash. He was born July 12, 1922, to Fred and Ursala Hulbert in Aberdeen, Wash. He graduated from Aberdeen’s Weatherwax High School, and Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, Calif. He served in the U.S. Air Force in 1942 during World War II. A 70-year resident of West Olympia, he was self-employed in the lumber, oil and real estate industries.

Eugene L. Stanley

Eugene Leon Stanley, 89, of Aberdeen, Wash., passed away on June 2, 2016, in the emergency room at Grays Harbor Community Hospital. Born in Aberdeen, Wash., to Jerry and Ann Stanley, he lived for more than 42 years in the Grays Harbor area.