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Merle Hodson

HUMPTULIPS — Merle E. Hodson, a resident of Humptulips, died on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at his home. He was 69.

He had served in the U.S. Army and had worked in shake and shingle mills.

A celebration of his life and potluck will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Hoquiam VFW Post No. 1135.

Cremation arrangements are by the Coleman Mortuary of Hoquiam.

June F. Watters

A celebration of life for longtime Harborite June Fishel Watters, who died March 17 in Hoquiam, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 6, at the Community of Christ Church in Neilton. A potluck gathering for family and friends will follow. Inurnment will he held later in the day at the Lake Quinault Cemetery.

The family suggests memorial donations be made to the Community of Christ Church of Neilton Sidewalk Fund.

A complete obituary will appear in a later edition of The Daily World.

Arrangements are by the Coleman Mortuary in Hoquiam.

Robert Layng

OLYMPIA — Aberdeen native and longtime Harbor resident Robert Layng died Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at the family’s beach home near Olympia. He was 88.

He worked for Lamb Grays Harbor Co. in sales and design until he retired in the late 1980s.

A celebration of his life will be announced in a full obituary in a later edition of The Daily World.

Gonzalo L. Santos

MONTESANO — Cosmopolis resident Gonzalo Laurian Santos died Friday, March 22, 2013, as a result of an automobile accident in Montesano. He was 37.

He had worked for Marys River Lumber Company in Montesano for the past 10 years.

Funeral arrangements are being planned and will be announced in The Daily World.

Arrangements are by the Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.

Delia Zillyette

MONTESANO — Delia E. Zillyette of Montesano died Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Montesano Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was 95.

Arrangements are pending through the Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.

Earl Sessions

Earl C. Sessions of Aberdeen died Saturday, March 23, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen. He was 63.

Arrangements are pending through the Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.

William Heath

MONTESANO — William Heath of Montesano died Saturday, March 23, 2013, at his home in Montesano. He was 77.

Arrangements are pending through the Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.

Joan P. Kent

Joan Patricia Kent of Aberdeen died Thursday, March 21, 2013, at Pacific Care Center in Hoquiam. She was 74.

Arrangements are by the Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.

Ronald D. Hansen

Ronald David Hansen of Grayland died Thursday, March 21, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen.

He was 61.

Cremation arrangements are by the Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.