Milton R. Stevenson, 97, of Florida, formerly of Yakima, died Saturday at Clare Bridge of Winter Haven. Mr. Stevenson was born in Burlington. He was a mechanic for a beverage company.

Survivors include his wife, Irene Stevenson of Winter Haven; a son, Gail Stevenson of Cornwell, England; a daughter, Karen Streich of Gig Harbor; a sister, Maxine Wilson of Olympia; three grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. March 15 in Terrace Heights Memorial Park. Arrangements are by Keith and Keith Funeral Home of Yakima.