Ethel Lucille Sams, 95 of Yakima died Sunday at Landmark Care Center. Mrs. Sams was born in Berwyn, Neb., and lived in the Yakima Valley since 1956. She worked as a housekeeper for Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital and Yakima Regional Medical and Cardiac Center for more than 10 years.
Survivors include three daughters, Donna Thompson and Carolyn Queen, both of Selah, and Elaine Simmons of Sunnyside; four sisters, Ella Mae Mosley, Frances Scott, Iola Puritan and Jean Olson, all of Nebraska; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Valley Hills Funeral Home of Yakima. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in West Hills Memorial Park.