Death Notices — May 10


Ruth Ably

Lifelong Aberdeen resident Ruth V. Ably died Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Aberdeen. She was 89.

An obituary will appear later in The Daily World.

Arrangements are by Coleman’s Mortuary in Hoquiam.

Daniel S. Charles Sr.

Longtime Queets area resident Daniel Spencer Charles Sr. died Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen. He was 64.

He was an enrolled member of the Quinault Indian Nation and worked as a fisherman.

He attended the Queets-Clearwater School and graduated from the Lake Quinault High School. He served with the U.S. Army in Japan and Vietnam.

A candlelight service will be held at 7 p.m., Tuesday, at the Coleman Mortuary Chapel in Hoquiam. An Indian Shaker service will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, also at Coleman’s. Concluding services with vault interment will follow in the Sunset Memorial Park in Hoquiam with a dinner to follow at Queets.