Hospice House in Vancouver, WA. She was born in Spencer, IA on February
12, 1938. She was the eldest of three daughters of Gaylen Whitmer Ayres
and Dorothy Irene Ayres. She lived the past 39 years in Clark County and
retired from the Vancouver School District after 34 years as an elementary
music teacher. She enjoyed family, friends, mahjongg, and travel.
Delores was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Gramley, and is
survived by two children, Marlon Gorden and Damon Gorden, both of
Vancouver, WA; two sisters, Patricia Huddleston of Fruita, CO and
Shirley Paulsen (Peter)of Spencer, IA; and two grandchildren, Dean Gorden and
Elizabeth Gorden, both of St. Paul, MN.
A memorial service will be held Friday, January 8, 2010, 12:30 PM, at
Evergreen Memorial Gardens Funeral Chapel in Vancouver, WA.