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Anna Braack

Anna L. Braack, a lifetime resident of Hoquiam, died Sunday, March 3, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen. She was 83.

She had worked as a nurses aide in several area nursing homes and had worked for Ocean Spray at Markham as a sorter for 8 years. She owned and managed 6 rental properties.

Visitation will be at the Coleman Mortuary in Hoquiam from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Sunset Memorial Park in Hoquiam.

Colleen Danner

Aberdeen resident Colleen M. Danner died Saturday, March 2, 2013, at her home in Aberdeen. She was 76.

After raising her family, she returned to school where she became a licensed practical nurse. She then worked for several nursing facilities on the Harbor.

The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, C/O Grays Harbor Relay for Life, P.O. Box 202, Aberdeen, WA 98520 or the National American Diabetes Association, PO Box 11454, Alexandrea, Virginia 22312

Arrangements are by the Coleman Mortuary in Hoquiam.

Roy Brown

Roy L. Brown, a longtime resident of Cosmopolis, died Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen. He was 85.

A service is being planned and will appear in a later edition of The Daily World.

Arrangements are by the Coleman Mortuary in Hoquiam.

Clara M. Blatchford

OLYMPIA — Clara Marie Blatchford, a resident of Grays Harbor for 48 years, died Sunday, March 3, 2013, in Olympia. She was 64.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 17, at the Grays Harbor County Fairgrounds meeting room followed by a potluck reception.

Arrangements are by the Whiteside Family Mortuary in Elma.