Naomi H. Charlton, 76, Rt. 5, Ellensburg, died Wednesday [November 3, 1982] at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital. She was born in Heartland, Wash., on Jan. 15, 1906. She graduated from Ellensburg Normal School in 1928 and taught school for 2 years at Heartland. She and Glenn Charlton were married in Heartland on May 18, 1930. They came to the Kittitas Valley from LaGrande, Ore., in 1953. Mr. Charlton died July 2, 1961.
Mrs. Charlton was a member of the First Methodist Church and the Order of Eastern Star, Grace Chapter No. 5, and worked with the Salvation Army while living in Oregon. She served as president of the Federated Women’s Club in Le Grande.
Survivors include one son, Larry Charlton, Ellensburg; three grandchildren; and two brothers, Willis McCoy, Yakima, and Ernest McCoy, Portland, Ore.
Her funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Evenson Chapel. The Rev. Jim Finkbeiner will officiate, and burial will follow at the IOOF Cemetery.
Contributed by: Shelli Steedman