Herbert Paul Hammermeister, 96, of Yakima died Sunday at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital. Mr. Hammermeister was born in Wahpeton, N.D. He was an orchardist.

Survivors include a son, Dennis Hammermeister of Yakima; a daughter, Carol Parrish of San Mateo, Calif.; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Viewing will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Langevin-Mussetter Funeral Home, Yakima. A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Friday in West Hills Memorial Park, West Valley. A memorial service and luncheon will follow at 11 a.m. at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, Yakima.