Michael James “Mike” Smith, 70, a longtime Harbor resident, died at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015. He was born in Aberdeen, July 21, 1945, the son of James W. and Lillian Florence (Shipp) Smith. He was raised in Wishkah Valley and graduated from Wishkah Valley High School in 1964.
Subscribe to Obituaries RSS feed
Carmen L. Johnson, 72, passed away Nov. 20, 2015, at her home in Brooklyn, Wash. She was born July 6, 1943, in Aberdeen to Matt and Marlyss (Durand) Schlesser. She grew up on a farm on North River, attended school there and graduated from North River High School. On July 22, 1961, she married her high school sweetheart, Russell E. Johnson. They had two sons.
Anne Marie Haynes
Eileen R. Schafer
After a long, hard-fought battle with cancer, Charles F. Gros has passed away. He went quietly, in his sleep at home early Friday morning. He was 71.
Martha “Lena” York passed away Nov. 15, 2015 in Olympia, Wash., at the age of 89. She was the daughter of Everett and Ila Alford, and was born May 12, 1926 in Niangua, Mo. In 1946 she married Nelson York, they had five children.
Edna (Tiny) Marie Watt, 89, a South Bend resident was called home by the Lord on Nov. 19, 2015. Edna had recently been a resident at the Pacific Care Center in Hoquiam. Edna Watt was born July 11, 1926 in International Falls, Minn. to Peter and Etta (Miller) Nadeau.
Jackie Lee (Kaas) Collins, 82, passed away peacefully on Nov. 6, 2015, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen, Wash.
Daniel John Carey Sr., 57 years of age and a longtime Harborite, died on Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, at his home in Aberdeen. Daniel was born on April 3, 1958, in Prineville, Ore., to Wilbur H. and June M. (Derks) Carey.
Evelyn Josephine Dotson, 93, passed into the loving arms of her husband Orville and son Ronald on Nov. 16, 2015.
Justin Case Yakovich, 33, passed away on Nov. 7, 2015. He was born in Olympia, Wash., to his loving parents George and Connie Yakovich. He was the baby brother to George Jr. Yakovich, Craig Yakovich and Jonathon Jasper. His first loves were his five nieces and one nephew. Later, he shared that love with his new wife Samantha Yakovich and their 7-month-old daughter Adia Sue. While Justin grew up in Central Park, Wash., and resided in San Diego for the past year — he always called Newport Beach, Calif., his home.
Jesse (Jay) Willard Strunk, 90, Cosmopolis resident and former construction worker, died Monday evening, Nov. 16, 2015, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen.