Robert Allen Krack
Robert Allen (Bob) Krack, who lived on the Harbor for more than 60 years, died Oct. 22, 2013, at his home in Tumwater. He was 96. Krack worked for the Simpson Timber Company from 1946 until his retirement in 1980. He was a lifetime member of the Carpenters Union. He and his wife lived in Elma until he moved to a retirement community in Elma seven years ago. A funeral service was conducted on Saturday, Oct. 26 at the Masonic Cemetery in Elma.
Arrangements are by Whiteside Family Mortuary in Elma.
William Hagara Jr.
William R. Hagara Jr. of Elma died Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen. He was 58. Arrangements are by the Whiteside Family Mortuary in Elma.
Raymond Ryan, Jr.
Raymond Francis Ryan, Jr., a 49-year Grays Harbor resident, passed away on Monday, October 21, 2013, in Tumwater. He was 86. Ryan is the former sports editor for The Daily World.
Besides his interest in sports, he was exceptionally active at St. Mary’s Catholic Church throughout his 48 years on Grays Harbor, serving as a lector and usher and volunteering on many other church projects, including the Feed the Hungry program. A graduate of Lakeside School in Seattle, he attended Stanford University and earned a degree in business administration from the University of Washington.
Following a pair of military hitches with the Navy and Air Force, he began a career as a bank clerk in Seattle and then found a career as a journalist.
A funeral mass has been scheduled for Noon on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 306 E. 3rd Street, Aberdeen. Reception to follow at St. Mary’s Parish Hall.
Private interment will be at Fern Hill Cemetery, Aberdeen.
Caroline L. Langeliers
MONTESANO — Caroline Lora Langeliers of Montesano died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at her home. She was 86.
She worked in the real estate industry and worked in the grocery business with her former husband. She raised six children.
Arrangements are by Whiteside Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.