Death Notices — April 21

Bennie B. Gaidrich

Bennie B. Gaidrich, 87, a longtime Hoquiam resident, died on Friday, April 19, 2013, at Providence Saint Peter Hospital in Olympia.

He had worked at West Coast Plywood, Harbor Plywood and Grays Harbor Paper.

There will be no formal funeral service. A complete obituary will appear in a later edition.

Arrangements are by the Coleman Mortuary in Hoquiam.

An on-line register to record thoughts for the family is available at

MarySue Kramzer

MarySue Kramzer, 60, a resident of Hoquiam, died on April 14, 2013, at Capital Medical Center in Olympia.

She had worked at the Show Boat, Burgesses, Colonial West, Doc Holidays, Rocking Horse Saloon, Gamburs, Trio’s, Sidney’s, Detour and Harbor Health Care.

A service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, at the Coleman Mortuary in Hoquiam. A reception will follow at the Hoquiam VFW.

An on-line register to record thoughts for the family is available at

Elmer John (Pete) Carlson

Elmer John (Pete) Carlson, 96, died at Pacific Care Center, Hoquiam, on April 16, 2013.

Mr. Carlson worked for Boeing and Union Oil before joining ITT Rayonier in Hoquiam, retiring in 1977.

At his request, no service will be held.

Vicente Silva-Barragan

FORKS — Vicente Silva-Barragan of Forks died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Forks Community Hospital he was 72. Funeral services are pending thru Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.