Gaston Forrest Loftin
Father: Martin "Mart" Frankin Loftin
Mother: Londie Josephine Adams Loftin Savage (1896 - 1966)
Born: Mar. 22, 1920 Coolidge, Limestone County, Texas
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Passed away peacefully in his sleep, following a long bout with Parkinson's disease.
Grew up in Oildale, CA, graduating from Kern County Union High School in Bakersfield, CA.
Spent the years of World War II in the Marine Corps.
Married to his loving wife for 58 years.
1977 he retired from the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard after 30 years of service as a shop planner machinist.
Then he worked many years for Curtis Industries as display specialist.
He loved people, enjoyed square dancing, traveling, and the times spent with the Timberliners Trailer Club.
Charter member of the Puyallup Valley Chapter of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees.
Death: April 29, 2000 Sumner, Pierce County, Washington
Burial: Sumner Cemetery Sumner, Pierce County, Washington