Deaths 10/4

Thomas J. Dearden

WESTPORT — Thomas John Dearden of Westport died Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012, at his home in Westport. He was 61.

He had been an electronics technician.

Cremation arrangements are by Fern Hill Funeral Home in Aberdeen

Catherine E. Giles

Hoquiam resident Catherine Eileen Giles, a Hoquiam resident for more than 57 years, died Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at her home in Hoquiam following an extended illness. She was 86.

She had worked for the Hoquiam School District as a cook’s helper at the Emerson Grade School and then as a para-educator at Central Elementary School.

The family requests donations be sent to the Grizzly Alumni Association/Grizzly Booster Club, P.O. Box 176, Hoquiam 98550 or to the Relay For Life, P.O. Box 202 in Aberdeen 98520.

A memorial Mass will be celebrated at noon, Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Our Lady of Good Help Catholic Church in Hoquiam. A time of fellowship will follow in the church lounge.

Direction is by the Coleman Mortuary in Hoquiam.