Al, age 97, passed away April 6, 2014 in Mount Vernon surrounded by his family.

A celebration of Al's life will be held Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Salem Lutheran Church followed by a reception.

A full obituary will follow in Sunday's Skagit Valley Herald.

Arrangements are under the care of Hawthorne Funeral Home, Mount Vernon.

Funeral Home

Hawthorne Funeral Home and Memorial Park
1825 E. College Way  Mount Vernon, WA 98273