Doran K. “Gabby” Hougham

Doran, 78, passed away June 27, 2012, at home in Olympia, Washington, after battling cancer. He was born December 12, 1933, to Waldo and Pearl Hougham in Cosmopolis, Washington.

He graduated from Weatherwax High School, served in the US Navy/Navy Reserves, and married Cheryl May Carlson on August 9, 1957, in Olympia. He worked for Lacey Plywood and Olympia Brewery, from which he retired.

A celebration of life will be held at 3:30 p.m., on Thursday, July 19, 2012, at the Tumwater Historical Park. Please leave remembrances or condolences at or call for info 360-753-1065.