Charles “Chuck” Raymond Thayer, 91, of Ellensburg died Sunday. Mr. Thayer was born in Ellensburg and served in the Navy during World War II. He worked for Kittitas County Reclamation District and then Boise Cascade, retiring in 1982. He also farmed in the Manastash.
Survivors include his wife, Marilyn; five daughters, Joline Longacre, Susan Johnson, Gayle McIntosh, Tracy Henderson and Carrie Seaton; a son, Clayton Thayer; two sisters, Margaret Thayer and Agnes Mary Sexton; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian burial will be at 12:30 p.m. Friday at St. Andrews Catholic Church, Ellensburg. Arrangements are by Brookside Funeral Home and Crematory, Ellensburg.