Archie Ray Hammer, Jr. was born on April 1, 1933, in Chickasha, Oklahoma to Archie and Stella Hammer. He passed away on May 2, 2012, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen. He was a resident of Pacific Care Center in Hoquiam at the time of his death.
Archie was married to Amy Hammer, she preceded him in death. He owned his own accounting firm and served in the U.S. Air Force.
Archie enjoyed singing, fishing, hunting, Blackjack and Bingo.
He is survived by his children, Sandra (Don) Owens of Westport, Wash. and Patty (Ken) Tupper of Cosmopolis, Wash.; a sister, Anne Griffen of Casa Grande, Ariz.; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
There will be a memorial service at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 6, 2012, at Whiteside Family Mortuary in Aberdeen.