Okey Monroe "Pat" Hamrick Jr.

  • "We have scheduled Okey's memorial to be held on Saturday..."
    - Heather Hamrick-Pritchett
  • "I worked with Okey at BGSD. He was such a kind and helpful..."
    - Nancy Gifford
  • "Cheryl, Was so saddened to read of Pat's passing in the..."
  • "Rest in peace, my friend."
    - Anita Gillingham
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    - Carla Mueller

August 9, 1945 ˜ December 16,

Okey ’Pat’ Monroe Hamrick, Jr., 73, of Battle Ground, WA, peacefully passed away on December 16th, 2018 of lung cancer.
He was the son of Okey and Elva (Lawler) Hamrick and grew up in Woodland, WA.
Okey was a Vietnam Veteran and honorably served in the Navy SeaBees.
After returning from Vietnam he met and married Cheryl Carter in 1967 and had three children.
Okey’s primary occupation was in HVAC maintenance mechanics and he retired from Battle Ground School District in 2010.
His hobbies included welding and hunting; but his greatest love was fishing. If the fish were running, he was on the water.
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Published in The Columbian on Dec. 30, 2018
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