OLYMPIA - Lydia M. Howe, 82, of Hoquiam died Sunday, May 6, 2001, in the Providence St. Peter Hospital at Olympia. Mrs. Howe was born Dec. 24, 1918, at Olympia to Lemuel Wyatt and Della (Baughman) Yates. She and her family lived briefly in Malone before moving to Moclips in 1925. She graduated from Moclips High School in 1936. In 1939, she married Edward Sudderth. They divorced in 1945. In 1952, she moved to Aberdeen. On Sept. 2, 1961, she married Arlie Howe at Hoquiam. The couple lived in Hoquiam. He died in 1996. Mrs. Howe, who continued to live in Hoquiam, loved her white poodle, Toodles. She also enjoyed traveling in her recreational vehicle. She is survived by three daughters, Shirley Stephens and Linda Lutes, both of Elma, and Carole Williamson of Burlington, Texas; a son, C.J. Sudderth of Duvall; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Four brothers, James, Norman, Cecil and Fred Yates, and three sisters, Mary Pearson, Margaret Bernard and Della Newell, all died before her. A graveside service is planned for 2 p.m. Thursday, May 10, in Hoquiam's Sunset Memorial Park. Arrangements are by the Coleman Mortuary of Hoquiam. Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Diabetes Association, Chapter One, 3434 Martin Way N.E., Olympia, 98506.
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