Thomas “Tom” Charles Colton, 68, of Naches died Thursday,

Mr. Colton was born in Knox City, Mo. He served in the Army from 1963 to 1969. He lived in Eugene, Ore., and moved to Sunnyside in 1977 and to Naches in 2010. He worked in PVC pipe manufacturing for 42 years.

Survivors include his wife, Lorene Colton of Naches; a son, Ray Colton; a daughter, Cheri Adams, both of Yakima; a brother, Jerry Colton of Sunnyside; three sisters, Ruthann Boyer of Iowa and Pat Howard and Bonnie Rush, both of Zillah; two grandchildren and two stepgrandchildren.

A memorial service will be announced. Arrangements are by the Neptune Society.