Anne Marie Leinan

December 24, 1924 ~ August 15, 2014

Anne Marie Leinan, of Yakima, Washington, passed away at the age of 89 on August 15, 2014.

She was born on Christmas Eve, 1924 in Sturgis, South Dakota, to Bluzie and Harriet Brodsky.

On June 17, 1944 she married Elder Leinan in Everett, Washington.

She wore many hats in her career, from ship welder to bakery worker to resort restaurant operator.

She lived in Seattle, White Pass, Washington, and Forks. She retired to Yakima.

Anne was interested in camping, boating snow skiing, the Mariners, sewing, cooking, gardening, 4-H and Bible study.

Anne leaves behind her sister, Joy (Tom) Kellough, of Coer d’Alene, Idaho; sons, Jim (Wendy) Lienan, of Packwood, Washington, John (Johnea) Leinan, of Hamilton, Montana, and Dan Lienan, of Forks, Washington; 18 nieces and nephews; 6 grandchildren; 11 great- grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

A memorial and celebration of life picnic will be held on September 27, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Naches Applewood Park,

105 West Fourth Ave, Naches, Washington.