Lee Gonser, 85, of Ellensburg died Nov. 23. Mr. Gonser was born in Wenatchee, and served in theArmy and Air Force. He also was a Kittitas County sheriff’s deputy for 21 years before retiring in 1987.

Survivors include his wife, Hazel; a son, Terry; a daughter, Robin; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A public memorial and military funeral with honors will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the American Legion in Ellensburg. Arrangements are by Cascade Funeral Home of Cle Elum.