Benjamin Lonn Jr. Born Aug. 26, 1926 in Aberdeen, Wash. Passed into Eternity Jan. 28, 2013 in Forks, Wash.
Survived by wife of 65 years, Kay, and brother Tom, sons Marc (Vicki), Chris and Jeff (Kathy), three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Three brothers deceased – Larry, Louis and Lester Lonn.
Ben graduated from Eatonville High School in 1944. He served in the Navy in World War II. Attended Pacific Lutheran University and the University of Washington. Ben served on the Eatonville Town Council and is a past commander of American Legion Post 148. Ben belonged to the Forks Lions Club and the Forks Elks Lodge. Ben worked as a licensed surveyor for the state of Washington (DNR). After retiring, Ben lived out his remaining years in Forks.
Celebration of Life service Saturday, March 23, 1 p.m., Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 250 North Blackberry Ave., Forks.
Condolences may be sent to Kay Lonn, c/o Forks Community Hospital, 530 Bogachiel Way, Forks, WA (360-274-6271).