Death Notices — Feb. 8


Kathleen Swenson

RED BLUFF, Calif. — Kathleen Swenson, a lifelong Grays Harbor resident, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, in Red Bluff, Calif. She was 87.

A memorial service will begin at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 16, at Elma United Methodist Church.

Funeral arrangements are by Whiteside Family Mortuary in Elma.

Richard Brannan

A memorial service for Ocean Shores resident Richard C. Brannan, who died Jan. 23, in Aberdeen will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 17, at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Aberdeen.

Cremation arrangements are by the Coleman Mortuary in Hoquiam.

Martin Schefstrom

Hoquiam resident Martin Schefstrom died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen. He was 86.

A celebration of his life will be held at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, at the Aberdeen Elks.

A full obituary will appear later in The Daily World.

Arrangements are by Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.

Betty Melvard

Betty Melvard of Aberdeen died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, in Aberdeen. She was 64.

A celebration of her life will be held at 3:30 p.m., Saturday at the Montesano Moose Lodge.

Arrangements are by Fern Hill Funeral Home in Aberdeen.

Richard A. Frafjord

Richard Allen Frafjord of Montesano died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen. He was 43.

He graduated from Weatherwax High School in 1989.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday in the chapel at Harrison Family Mortuary in Aberdeen. A graveside service will take place at 11 a.m., Tuesday, at Wynooche Cemetery in Montesano followed by a celebration of his life at the Montesano Moose Lodge.

Arrangements are by Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.