Jack O. Hart, 96, of Cowiche died Thursday at his home. Mr. Hart was born in Cowiche and worked as a ditchrider for the Yakima-Tieton Irrigation District for 35 years.

Survivors include three daughters, Nancy Gano of Cowiche, Renee Wetch of Yakima and Jackie Parr of Olympia; a son, Jerry Hart of Princeton, Ore.; a sister, Irma Smith of Ellensburg; five grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Keith & Keith Ninth Avenue Chapel. Arrangements are by Langevin-Mussetter Funeral Home, Yakima.