A West Seattle resident for over 60 years, passed away at his home on August 1, 2007. He was born on October 6, 1925 in Plano, Mo. He moved to Seattle in 1943 and worked for a short time at Boeing before becoming a well-known contractor. Wayne was an avid hunter and fisherman.

Peacefully passed away surrounded by family in West Seattle on July 21, 2007.

Eve was a fun-loving, spicy and feisty well-loved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.


Passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2007 following a long courageous battle with kidney failure and a recent fight with breast cancer.

Linda was born on January 8, 1955 in Omaha, Nebraska to Maurice & Hazel Teeters. In 1970 Linda married her soul mate, Robert, and together they started a family. In 1978 they moved to Seattle and in 2001 they moved to Bonney Lake where Linda spent time working in her yard.

She will be missed and always loved by her husband, Robert, her daughter, Sherry, and her son, Scott.


Keep Smilin' and Singen - George Smith Your Banjo Pickin' Friend, 93, died Sunday, July 29, 2007 at his home in West Seattle. Born April 29, 1914 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

He moved to Portland as a young man during the depression where he established a large masonry contracting business with his brother.


Passed away in Seattle on Sunday, July 1, 2007 at the age of 92. She was born in St. Ignace, Michigan on April 19, 1915. Ruth was the youngest daughter of Thomas and Flora Beveridge. She moved to West Seattle with her family in 1922 where her father owned and operated the Spring Hill Grocery store. Ruth attended Jefferson Elementary School, James Madison Jr. High School and was graduated from West Seattle High School in 1934.

Ruth was preceded in death by her husband Norman Martin. They were married in 1935 and began their married life in Skamokawa, Washington.

A long time resident of West Seattle, passed away on August 2, 2007. He is survived by his son, Michael, two brothers, Wilfred and Jack, and three sisters, Lois, Elaine and Grace.

Catholic graveside services were held August 9, 2007 at Washington Memorial Park and Cemetery.


Passed away July 29 at the age of 66. He was born in Seattle. He graduated from West Seattle High School.

Gary had a life-long love of baseball. A teenage injury kept him from pursuing a professional career, but he was an avid Mariners fan. He also enjoyed golf, was a member of Glen Acres Golf and Country Club, and spent many happy times on the links with his brother, Grant, amongst others.

1966 - 2007, passed away with his beloved family by his side after a valiant struggle with melanoma cancer.

Eric was born in Seattle, lived briefly in West Seattle, and then was raised in Auburn, Wash.


84, of West Seattle passed away peacefully on July 30, 2007, surrounded by her loving children. She was born on July 16, 1923 in Mushelshell, Mont. A daughter of Jack and Paulette O'Brian, she graduated from Roundup High School in Roundup, Mont. She worked as a rivet bucker for Boeing during WWII. She moved to West Seattle with her husband Harry William Draper in 1950.

Frances was a very social person, spending time with neighbors and friends, and even enjoyed chatting with strangers.