Marion Ezrre was not only the winner of the 1998 Tlingit & Haida Spring Salmon Derby but she is also the first and only female to win thus far.
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While fishing with her sister, Dorothy St. Clair, and her son, Eddie Ezrre, aboard his 26-foot-long Tolley Craft, the "Morning Mist," she caught the "Big One." She hooked into it on the breadline and reeled it in all by herself. She always had a love and passion for fishing. She even bought Eddie his first boat, a 17.5-foot-long Glass Par and fished with him as often as she could. Her friends, family and prayer group all miss and love her very much.
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