SSGT Major Reed Jr. Born June 10, 1936 in Anniston, Alabama, and passed away at home in Lakewood, Washington on October 25, 2009, with his loving wife by his side. Major is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Edith, son Major Reed III, and sister Selie B. Ratchford of Atlanta, Georgia. Son Alonzo L. Reed preceded him in death. Viewing will be held from 3:00-9:00 PM on Friday, October 30, 2009 at Mountain View Funeral Home. Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, October 31, 2009 at the North Fort Chapel, Fort Lewis, Washington. Any donations can be made to Franciscan Hospice and Palliative Care in Major’s name. Arrangements by Mountain View Funeral Home. 584-0252. Please sign online guestbook at www.mountainviewtacoma.com .
Paul D. Ripley Age 92, of Tacoma, passed away Oct. 26, 2009. He retired from West Coast Grocery in 1978 after 32 years. He was a member of Teamsters Local 313. Paul was preceded in death by his son, Fred, in 2008. He is survived by his wife, Eleanor of 63 years, his children Pam Cavenee (Gerry) of Edgewood, Jerry Neal (Laurie) of Eatonville, daughter-in-law Mary of Graham, grandchildren Paul A, Paul R, Kristin, James, Brian, Mary, Ehren, Heather, Aimee and 10.6 great grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 11:00, Friday, Oct. 30th in the Mt. View Garden Chapel. Please sign the online register at www.mountainviewtacoma.com
Shirley Rogers Age 80 passed away October 25, 2009. She was preceded in death by husband, George, and son, Fredrick. She is survived by children Kathryn Mason, Mary Voline (Andy), and Charles Rogers (Lynn); grandchildren Dawn Chance (Kenny), Amber Ross (Sam), Dustin Voline (Sarah), Daniel Rogers, and George Rogers; great grandchildren Jared, McKhenna, and Shelbee Chance, Allison Ross, and Collin Voline. Graveside services will be held at 11:30 AM, November 2, 2009 at Mt. View Memorial Park, Lakewood, WA. Reception at St. Peter United Methodist Church in Bellevue at 2 PM. Arrangements by Mountain View Funeral Home. 584-0252. Please sign online guestbook at www.mountainviewtacoma.com .Print This Post