Fawn Raye Hamilton was born October 21, 1950, in Wakasha, Wisc., to Ray and Lorraine Hills. She was raised in Seattle and lived in Washington for 50 years. She moved back to North Bend in 1974.
Hamilton died at home on July 21. Her husband Buddy, daughter Juleen, and dog Mandy were present.
Hamilton was a flower shop owner in downtown North Bend, then worked as a home health care-giver for Catholic Services in Tacoma. She enjoyed helping seniors by reading to them.
Hamilton was a member of the Mountain View Assembly Church in North Bend. She enjoyed painting pictures and porcelain and needle craft projects. She was fond of animals and especially loved her dog.
She was preceded in death by her son, Jason Tomlinson. She is survived by her husband, Buddy Browers. Also survivng are a son, Jerry Tomlinson III, of North Bend; daughter, Juleen Strieby of Oklahoma; sisters Dawn Carlson of Puyallup and Sandy Kelly of Sumner; and seven grandchildren.
A memorial service and celebration of life will begin at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9, at Mountain View Assembly Church, 316 N.E. 8th St., North Bend.
Friends can share memories and sign the online guestbook at www.flintofts.com.