Bryan Delbert Purdy


Bryan Delbert Purdy, 50, a lifelong resident of Hoquiam, died at his home in Hoquiam on Thursday, July 11, 2013. He was born in Aberdeen on February 22, 1963, the son of Delbert and Anneliese Purdy. He attended Hoquiam schools and had worked in a carpet store on the Harbor.

Bryan was a cement mason and had worked for Peter Kiewit Construction on their many projects and also for Quigg Brothers Construction among other companies.

He was a member of the Cement Masons and Plasterers Union of Seattle, the Grays Harbor YMCA and had attended Immanuel Baptist Church. He enjoyed hiking, fishing, clam digging, camping and could build and fix most anything.

Bryan is survived by three daughters, Aliese Purdy of Spokane, Brianna Purdy of Pullman and Kaitlyn Purdy of Arlington, Wash.; his mother, Anneliese Purdy of Hoquiam; his companion, Debbie Simon of Hoquiam; a sister, Tamara Hill of Montesano; two grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, July 19, 2013, at Immanuel Baptist Church, 1200 Soule St., Hoquiam. Pastor Kent Gravley will officiate.

A card of condolence with a message or a memory may be sent to the family at www.fernhillfuneral.com

Arrangements are entrusted to Fern Hill Funeral Home, Aberdeen.