The following obituary was originally published on July 2, 2006 in the Yakima Herald Republic. The text was found on

Carrie Margaret Hamil

"Carrie Margaret Hamil, 88, of Goldendale died Thursday at her home.

She was born in Harmon, Okla., lived in Kansas and California, and moved to Selah in 1959 and then to Goldendale in 1985.

She was a nurse's assistant at the Yakima Valley School in Selah from 1964 to 1980.

Survivors include three daughters, Gwen Pedersen, Diane Petersen and Charlotte Belisle, all of Goldendale; two sons, Jim of Seattle and Charles of Selah; 15 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Erdman Funeral Home in Goldendale. Burial will be at Mt. View Cemetery in Goldendale. Erdman Funeral Home is handling arrangements."

Carrie Margaret Hamil Gravestone