Duane Hammil

Duane Lewis Hammil of Milton died May 24. He was 61.

He was born Aug. 10, 1942 in Wenatchee.

He retired as a school principal in 1996, after a 30-year career in education with the Federal Way school district. After retirement, he enjoyed golf and gardening.

Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Bonnie, and sons Erik and John.

A celebration of his life was held June 1 at Federal Way High School.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to the Duane L. Hammil Memorial Fund, Columbia State Bank, 1250 Meridian E., Milton, WA 98354.