Stanley C. Ingraham , 78, died June 5, 2009, in Lakewood, Washington. Stan was born to Louis and Myrtle Ingraham in Port Townsend, Wa. He graduated from Port Angeles High School and went on to graduate from University of Washington with a BA in Business Administration. Stanley worked for Standard Oil Company for several years and in 1969 became the wholesale manager for the state of Alaska. In 1974 to 1987 he lived in Ketchikan, Alaska, where he owned Ingraham Oil Company and Marina. Stan and the love of his life, Barbara, moved back to Washington in 1987 and bought Christmas Village Manufactured Home Community in Shelton, Wa. He loved to golf and was a club champion several times along with getting several holes-in-one. Stan was also a life-time member of the Lewiston Elks Club and served in the US Coast Guard. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Barbara; daughter Linda (Roger) Hoff, sons Steve (Linda), Tim (Lois), Brian (Earlene), and Scott (Gina); granddaughter Tina Ingraham, and grandsons Erik, Jason, Mike, and Matt. Memorial service will be held at Mt. View Garden Chapel on June 14th at 11:30 am. A celebration of life will be immediately following the memorial. www.mountainviewtacoma.com Rememberances may be made to the charity of your choice.
Frances M. Olin (Sayre) Born 6-14-15 Passed away 6-8-09 in Tacoma, WA. Frances worked as a bookkeeper for Drs. Nelson, Kemp and Hellyer. After retirement, she took up bowling and enjoyed making new friends and having lots of fun. Preceeded in death by her husband Chester Olin and son William (Bill) Olin. She is survived by daughter Elaine Woolery (John), 5 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made t o The American Diabetes Assc or The Susan B. Susan G. Komen for the Cure , PO Box 224523 Dallas, TX 75222. Services Friday 6-12-09 at 3:00 pm at Mt View Aspen Chapel. Reception to follow. Arrangements by Mountain View Funeral Home. 253-584-0252. Please sign online guestbook at www.mountainviewtacoma.com.
ESTHER V. OSTREM She was born May 30, 1909 in Minnesota. She passed away June 6, 2009 at Tacoma, WA. She turned age 100 in May of this year. She is survived by 2 daughters: Phyllis Strobel and Marlys Junkley and by a son Wesley Ostrem. She is also survived by 3 sisters in Minnesota and by 3 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Heartwood Healthcare and Franciscan Hospice. Private family services will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Mountain View Funeral Home. 584-0252. Please sign online guest book at www.mountainviewtacoma.com .
Beatrice L. Smith, 90, died June 7. She is survived by a daughter, Kathleen Montague, and two stepsons and daughters-in-law, Leroy & Evelyn Smith, and Steve & Tiffany Smith, as well as many grandchildren & great grandchildren. Bea’s memorial service will be held Thursday, June 11, at 2:30 at Prince of Peace, 10333 Bridgeport Way SW, Lakewood. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Prince of Peace. Arrangements by Mountain View Funeral Home. 584-0252. Please sign online guest book at www.mountainviewtacoma.com .
Monte Eugine Taylor, born Feb. 15, 1963, in LaRachel, France, died unexpectedly May 25, 2009. Monte was a graduate of Mt. Tahoma High School in Tacoma, WA. He graduated from Clover Park Vocational Institute in Tacoma, WA, majoring in Computer Maintenance and Repair. Monte most recently worked for Aseptico as an Electronics Technician. Survivors include: his mom, Marie A. Taylor; brother, Aaron C. Taylor; sister-in-law, Nenita E. Taylor; niece, Alyssa M. Taylor; and God brother, Phillip L. Stancin. A private family service is planned. Arrangements made by Mountain View Funeral Home. Donations in Monte’s memory may be made to: Prosthetics Outreach Foundation, 400 East Pine St, Suite 225, Seattle, WA 98122 or online www.pofsea.org . Please sign online guest book at www.mountainviewtacoma.com