Darrell Michael Brooking
Darrell Michael Brooking died Thursday December 26, 2013 at his home in Montesano. He was 55. Darrell worked for the Dept. of Fisheries. Arrangements are by Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.
Michael W. Gatlin
Michael W. Gatlin, 48, of Olympia, died at Madigan Army Hospital on Dec. 26, 2013.
He died just a few days short of his 49th birthday, which would have been Dec. 31.
Gatlin, who grew up in Aberdeen, was the son of retired Vidette reporter Tommi Halvorsen Gatlin of Elma.
Gatlin was a Marine Corps veteran and was involved in various occupations, including plumbing.
Service arrangements are pending.
Dorothy N. McMeekin
Dorothy Nadine McMeekin, a longtime resident of Montesano and Central Park, died Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen. She was 91.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated and a memorial service held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Montesano.
A full obituary will follow in The Daily World.
Vera F. Higbee
MONTESANO — Montesano resident Vera Fay Higbee died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, in Montesano. She was 88.
Arrangements by the Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.