eau resident Paul Robert Emerson, 89, died June 8, 2004, in Juneau.
A potluck dinner and celebration of life will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, July 23, at the Auke Bay Recreation Area shelter. All of Emerson's many friends are invited. A dedication of the Paul Emerson memorial bench will be held Tuesday, July 27, on the Perseverance Trail near Granite Creek bridge. Meet at the Perseverance Trailhead at 4:30 p.m.