Gail Bryden

Longtime Enumclaw resident Gail Bryden, 94, died Oct. 14, 2011, in Puyallup, Wash.

She was born Oct. 8, 1917, in Seattle and graduated from West Seattle High School, where she was the captain of the girls basketball team and most valuable player for the girls hockey team. She was a member and past president of the Enumclaw Garden Club. She enjoyed gardening, traveling and watching baseball.

She is survived by son Thomas Bryden and wife Joan of Clarkston, Wash.; daughter Janet Myers of Auburn, Wash.; two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to a celebration of her life at the Lake Tapps family home at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19.

Memorials may be made to the Enumclaw Garden Club.

All are invited to sign the online guest book at

Arrangements are by Weeks’ Funeral Home, Buckley.