Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Humeses in:
 • Park Hill Cemetery
 • Vancouver
 • Clark County
 • Washington
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Walter Eugene Humes
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Nov. 12, 1892
Alexandria
Douglas County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 1973
Vancouver
Clark County
Washington, USA

In Addition: First marriage to Amy Johnson, buried in Sawyer Cemetery, ND, with son Warren Humes. Second marriage, Clara Belle Thompson Lyght Humes Roddy is buried in Park Hill Cemetery, Vancouver, WA. Walter and Clara's daughter, Lillian Humes, is buried in Sawyer Cemetery, ND. Walter E. died at the VA Hospital in Vancouver, WA.

-- -- -- --- -- -- -- --- -- -- -- --- -- -- --

Well Known Sawyer
Young People Wed

On Thursday, May 31st, Mrs. Clara Lyght and Mr. Walter Humes, two well known young people of Sawyer, were married in Minot by Judge Murray. Immediately following the ceremony they returned to Sawyer and will take up housekeeping in rooms over Mr. Humes' shoe shop. The bride prior to her first marriage was Miss Clara Thompson, daughter of Mrs. Ira Thompson, and has lived in this community for many years. Mr. Humes is running a shoe repair and tire shop in that village, going there from this city where he was employed by R. J. Latimer for a time. Mr. and Mrs. Humes are receiving the congratulations of their friends.

-- -- -- --- -- -- -- --- -- -- -- --- -- -- --

HUMES, Walter Eugene - Age 80, July 9, 1973, Vancouver, Washington. Born, November 17, 1892, Alexandria, Minnesota. Lived at 8608 NE 20th St., Vancouver, Wash, resident 32 years. Retired millworker, Fort Vancouver Plywood.

Sons, Walter J.; Leo; Leon and Leslie Humes, all of Vancouver, Wash.; Glen Humes of Mill City, Oregon. Daughter, Mrs. Betty Krauss of Olympia, Washington. There are 11 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Brother, Leonard Humes of Coos Bay, Oregon. Sister, Mrs. Grace Davis, of Shelvin, Minnesota. Veteran of WWI.

Funeral services 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 11th, at The Vancouver Funeral Chapel. The Reverend George Franklin will officiate.

Vault interment, Park Hill Cemetery.



 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alson Fredrick Humes (1859 - 1938)
  Hannah F. Burgett Humes (1859 - 1931)
 
 Spouses:
  Amy Johnson Humes (1900 - 1921)
  Clara Belle Thompson Roddy (1900 - 1956)
 
 Children:
  Warren Eugene Humes (1920 - 1920)*
  Walter Junior Humes (1924 - 2004)*
  Leon Richard Humes (1928 - 2015)*
  Leo Robert Humes (1928 - 2013)*
  Glen Allen Humes (1934 - 2001)*
  Donald LeRoy Humes (1935 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gladys Humes Pulaski (1889 - 1938)*
  Walter Eugene Humes (1892 - 1973)
  Florence Sabra Humes Lindell (1895 - 1971)*
  Grace Humes Davis (1899 - 1984)*
  Leonard W. Humes (1904 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Park Hill Cemetery
Vancouver
Clark County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Craig (Gibson/Tucker) Hu...
Record added: Sep 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21378936
Walter Eugene Humes
Added by: Craig (Gibson/Tucker) Humes
 
Walter Eugene Humes
Added by: Craig (Gibson/Tucker) Humes
 
Walter Eugene Humes
Added by: Craig (Gibson/Tucker) Humes
 
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

RIP WALTER HUSBAND TO MY COUSIN CLARA
 Added: Jun. 13, 2016
RIP
-
 Added: Jun. 13, 2016
Grandpa Humes,My memories of you are at a young age. I remember your talented wood crafts, parakeets, geese, and the red, climbing roses at your house in Vancouver.With love,
- Craig (Gibson/Tucker) Humes
 Added: Nov. 22, 2008
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service