Juneau resident Yvonne Michelle Earl, 35, died Jan. 28, 2002, at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle of an aneurysm.
Her family members said she will be most remembered for being an exceptional loving mother to her five children. They said she was compassionate to anyone who came to her for help.
She is survived by her husband Timothy Earl; children Conrad Groseclose, George Fisher, Jesse Earl, Judith Earl and Montana Earl; mother Judy Hanson, Hoonah; brothers Albert Hanson Jr. and John Hanson, Anchorage; aunts Ruth James, Hoonah, Harriet Roberts, Juneau, Bernice Johnson, Martha James, Virginia Mooney; nieces Tashina Hanson, Kettle Falls, Wash., Margery Knudson, Anchorage; nephews John Gallagher, Juneau, Jeremy Hanson, Kettle Falls, Wash., John Hanson Jr., Anchorage; and numerous cousins.
A viewing will be held at the Alaskan Memorial Park Mortuary and Crematory from 2 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31. A memorial service will follow at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, at the ANB Hall in Hoonah. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at the ANB Hall in Hoonah.
Pallbearers include Gerald Meyeda Sr., Frank Lee, Jack Lee, Ralph Knudson Jr., Gary Brown Sr. and Jake White Jr. Honorary pallbearers are Ralph Knudson Sr., Harriet Knudson, Lily White, Mary Rudolph, Jim Osborne, Ernest Hillman Jr. and David Probst.