Feb. 5, 1934 Great Falls Cascade County Montana, USA
Sep. 23, 2005 Seattle King County Washington, USA
Born February 5, 1934, Great Falls, Montana to Miron "Mike" & Helen Thill. Died September 23, 2005 at her home in Seattle, Washington surrounded by her family and friends. Myra graduated from Roosevelt High School, and spent over 30 years working at her beloved, Seattle Central Community College, retiring in 2004. Myra lead a very eclectic life and had an awesome sense of style all her own. She was a walking encyclopedia of information for all students, staff, and teachers at SCCC. She was particularly fond of students and was dedicated to helping, encouraging, and befriending them, not just on campus, but wherever she met them. In any school year there was always at least one exchange student residing at Myra's and learning about life in America.
Myra is survived by her sons: Tim & wife Judy Du Pont, Santee, CA; Miron & wife Leeann DuPont, Seattle, WA; Dave & wife Sonja DuPont, Destin, FL; and her daughter Teresa & husband Wayne Pederson, Kent, WA. Myra has one sister Gerry & her husband George Blomgren, CI., OH. Her Nieces Kathryn & Alicia Jenish, Nora Blomgren, & her nephew Gil Blomgren. Myra is also survived by her 15 Grandchildren & 6 Great Grandchildren.
To honor her life please join her family at a Memorial Service Wednesday, October 19, from 3 to 6 p.m., at the Broadway Performance Hall, 1625 Broadway, Seattle, WA.
Remembrances in Myra's name may be made to the Bailey Boushay House, 2720 East Madison Street, Seattle 98112; Group Health Hospice, Department 4194, PO Box 34936, Seattle 98124-9924; or the Seattle Central Community College Foundation, 1701 Broadway, 2BE4180, Seattle 98122.
(Published in the October 9, 2005, issue of The Seattle Times)
Created by: Bonita Olmer Record added: Oct 10, 2005
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