Janna Claire Hoflin (Benton) passed away on March 4, 2013, in Aberdeen, Washington. Born May 29, 1934, to Bill and Bernice Benton of Tacoma, Washington. Janna lived in Olympia for many years prior to moving to Ocean Shores.
She was preceded in death by her son, Senator Scott Benton White; as well as her mother and father. She is survived by her husband and companion Doug Hoflin; siblings, Walt Benton and Alice Morton; her sons, Bill and Tim Mellum; her grandchildren, Jamie Crawford, Will Mellum Jr., Claire and Barrett White; and 5 great-grand children.
Janna enjoyed spending her time gardening, camping and being with her family. She was a devoted mother to her sons, as well as a wife, a sister and a grandmother. She will be greatly missed.