Opal Lee Hudson


Opal Lee Hudson, 101, a long time Pacific County resident died on Saturday, April 7, 2012, at her home at Alder House in South Bend. Mrs. Hudson was born on July 23, 1910, at West Plains , Missouri to John and Sarah (Forrest) Breedlove.

She married her husband, Dale, on April 9, 1927, in Everett, Wash. He died in November of 1989.

Mrs. Hudson as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She enjoyed playing cards, reading and visiting with friends and family including the staff and friends at the Alder House.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Jerry and Jack; a daughter, Anna Krause; 4 sisters; 2 brothers; and 3 grandchildren.

She is survived by two daughters, Rose Young of Tucson, Arizona, and Gloria (Bob) Gerwig; 12 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and 23 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services are set for 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 13, 2012, at Stoller’s Mortuary in Raymond. A private burial will be held at Hawthorn Memorial Park beside her husband in Mt. Vernon.

Memorials may be made to the Pacific County Historical Society at PO Box P, South Bend, Wash. 98586.