Jerrel E. Farmer

Jerrel Edward Farmer, 53, of Yakima died Sunday. Mr. Farmer was born in Hutchinson, Kan., and came to Yakima in 1974. He worked in the restaurant business and did maintenance work.

Survivors include seven children, April Pardun of Las Vegas, Jerrel Farmer, Shanna Laramore and Stephanie Farmer, all of Moses Lake, Joey Therkcison and Mahala Kerns, both of Yakima, and Matthew Farmer of West Richland; his mother, Frances Marquis of Yakima; two brothers, Jim Farmer and Daniel Farmer, both of Okanogan; and three sisters, Louise Marquis of West Richland, Brenda Cheever of Turner, Ore., and Sherry Brown of Yakima.

Memorial services are pending. Arrangements are by Rainier Memorial Center in Terrace Heights.