Susan Lynette Hale Born July 12, 1956 and went to be with Jesus on September 14th, 2009 at the age of 53. She will be missed by her family. She is survived by her husband Daniel Kihika, son Benjamin, Parents Charles and Mary Jane Allen, sisters Sheryl deLeon and Sonia Miller and brother Steve Allen. There will be a memorial service on Saturday September 26th @ 11:00 at Trinity Church by the Tacoma Mall. Reception to follow the service. Please sign online guestbook at www.mountainviewtacoma.com.
Mildred Fay Moreau May 15, 1926 – Sept. 21, 2009 Beloved mother, grandmother, aunt and friend. Mildred passed away in Tacoma, WA, surrounded by those who loved her. Her love for life kept her strong through her brave battle with cancer. Mildred was born to Estella and Rudulphos Connor in Cosmopolis, WA. She was preceded in death by 6 siblings. The family later moved to Wapato and then to Tacoma in 1941, where Mildred graduated from Lincoln High School in 1945. After marrying, Mildred lived in Vancouver, WA and Leavenworth, KS for a brief time. She returned to Tacoma in 1960, where she lived out the rest of her life. In Mildred’s younger years she enjoyed traveling, swimming and ballroom dancing. Throughout her life she enjoyed crocheting and sewing. Mildred was very active in genealogy research and enjoyed sharing wonderful stories of the past. She was a kind, loving and generous person, and will be missed by so many. Mildred is survived by her son Jonathan Moreau of Tacoma, WA, 2 daughters, 4 grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Services will be held on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, 11:00 AM, in the Mountain View Garden Chapel, 4100 Steilacoom Blvd. SW, Lakewood, WA. Memorial donations can be made to Franciscan Hospice, PO Box 1502, Tacoma, WA, 98401. Arrangements by Mountain View Funeral Home. 253-584-0252. Please sign online guestbook at www.mountainviewtacoma.com.
Margaret M. Myles Passed away Sept. 18, 2009 in Tacoma, WA. Margaret was born in Hamilton, Ontario, July 1st 1913. She was a professor of voice at the University of Puget Sound from 1945-1978. For decades she sang the Messiah at the Puget Sound Field House. She was also a soloist at Plymouth Congregational Church in Seattle, First Congregational Church in Tacoma, Director of Music at Temple Beth El, First Presbyterian Church in Tacoma. She sang the national anthem for President Kennedy at Cheney Stadium, and also sang for General Douglas MacArthur and General Dwight D. Eisenhower. She was a member of MU PHI EPSILON. She is survived by her nieces, Peggy (John) Huson of Belfair, Susan Helseth of Lakewood, and Sally Ormsby of Steilacoom. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 Oct. 1, 2009 at First Presbyterian Church, 20 Tacoma Ave. S. Memorial donations can be made to Hospice. Please sign online guestbook at www.mountainviewtacoma.com.