Obituaries

Gary Emery Mork

Gary Emery Mork, 76, died at his home in Shelton, WA on Tuesday, October 25, 2011.  He was born on August 7, 1934 in Shelton, WA to Emery and Irene (Trousil) Mork.

Gary graduated from Irene S. Reed High School in 1954 and served in the US National Guard.  On August 27, 1960 he married Joyce Johnson in Seattle, WA. He worked as a millwright for Simpson Timber Company for a number of years, working a total of 42 years and retiring in June of 1995.  Gary was a member of the IWA (International Woodworkers Association) and enjoyed hiking, camping, mountain climbing, reading and traveling the USA. 

Gary was preceded in death by his parents Emery and Irene Trousil.  He is survived by his wife, Joyce Mork of Shelton, WA; son, Steven Mork (Patti) of Shelton, WA; daughters, Kimberly Million of Shelton, WA, Dawn Seljestad of Shelton, WA; ten grandchildren and eighteen great grandchildren.

Memorial donations may be sent to American Heart Association, 4414 Woodland Park Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98103-7499 or American Diabetes Association of Washington, 3434 Martin Way NE, Olympia, WA 98506-5047.  The family was served by McComb Funeral Home.