Beth Holmquist

Beth E. Holmquist, 88, died Oct. 30, 2018, in Enumclaw.

Beth E. Holmquist, 88, died Oct. 30, 2018, in Enumclaw.

She was born Feb. 5, 1930, in Spokane, Washington, to Jasper and Bertha Peer. She worked in hospital housekeeping and enjoyed gardening, taking photos, traveling and sipping soy mochas. She was involved with the VFW Auxiliary and the USO, loved her children and grandchildren and had a fondness for stray cats.

She is survived by daughters Dianna Coutts (Theodore) of Enumclaw, Rebecca Hudson (Paul) of Silverdale, Washington, Renee Andrews of Spokane and Rachel Flick of Stevenson, Washington; sons Ron Holmquist (Julie) of Arlington, Washington, and Mike Holmquist (Tracy) of Auburn, Washington; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Elmer, son Robert Andrews and a granddaughter.

A graveside service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Dec. 1 at Enumclaw Evergreen Memorial Park. A reception will follow.

All may sign the online guest book at

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