Donald Clare Emmons
Donald Clare Emmons, passed away on October 27, 2012, in Renton, Washington. He was born September 12, 1935, in Colfax, Washington, to Duane C. and Irene F. Emmons. Don was a lifelong resident of Renton. He attended Henry Ford School and was sometimes late to school even though he lived next door. He graduated from Renton High School, class of 1953. He received a degree in Geology from College of Puget Sound (UPS) in 1957. Don worked for Boeing, Custer Hardware, Sea-First Bank, and H&R Block. He is survived by his two children, Darren Emmons, North Bend, WA, and Karren Emmons, Shoreline, WA, his brother, Gene Emmons, Port Orchard, WA, his sister, Sydney Richert, Shelton, WA, many nieces, nephews and cousins, and his dear friend, Shaari Steedman, Woodinville, WA. His sister, Betsy Derr, preceded him in death. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Renton Historical Society, 235 Mill Ave S, Renton, WA 98057. Final arrangements provided by Cady Cremation Services, Kent, WA.