Donald Wayne Edlund, 52, a longtime resident of Hoquiam, died on Tuesday, September 25, 2012, at Grays Harbor Health and Rehab Center in Aberdeen. He was born on March 29, 1960, in Fargo, N.D., to Eugene Kenneth and Viola Jane (Stage) Edlund.
He is survived by his wife, Nichol Edlund of Aberdeen; two daughters, Rebecca Meri Edlund of Aberdeen and Nancy Thiery of Horace, N.D.; son, James Buck Edlund of Aberdeen; sisters, Rebecca Jane Edlund of Binford, N.D., Mary Beth Edlund of West Fargo; and brothers, Keith Eugene Edlund of Munich, N.D., and James Wesley Edlund of Binford, N.D. He is also survived by the love of his life and companion of 15 years, Kim Herndon.
A celebration of life will be held at the Aberdeen Eagles at 5 p.m., Friday, October 5, 2012. It will be potluck style so bring lots of good dishes. Memorial donations in Donald’s name can be made at: http://www.gofundme.com/19AD50.