Obituary published in The Seattle Times Tuesday April 29, 2008. PHOTO. Contact me for complete obituary.
LILY OSTERBACK ALFORD Born February 10, 1909 in Cold Bay, Alaska in the Shumagin Islands while her family was on a hunting trip. Died April 24, 2008, age 99. Parents: OSKAR ALFRED OSTERBACK (AL) and FACKLA VERESKIN. Raised their 9 children on isolated Wosnessenski Isle. LILY was preceded in death by husband HAROLD T. (Red) ALFORD, SR., parents, and 6 siblings: WALTER, IDA, GEORGE, ELEANOR, ALVIN and NORA. Survived by younger sisters FLORENCE "DEWDY" NETTLE and PAULINE CALUGAN of Alaska. Lists children, grandchildren.
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