Obituary for Erin Lilly
Erin Marjorie Lilly, 33, died at her home in Grapeview, WA on Sunday, October 28, 2012. Erin was born on April 11, 1979 to Karen (Murdock) and Craig J. Lilly in Astoria, OR. She was raised in Auburn, WA, graduated from Auburn High School in 1997 and obtained her bachelor’s degree from Washington State University in social sciences. Erin worked as an orthodontist assistant until recently moving to Grapeview to help as a caregiver for her great grandmother. She enjoyed hiking, biking, working out, music, cooking, clamming and spending time with family, cousins and friends. Erin is survived by her mother, Karen Wytko, Grapeview; half brother, Jeff Sohlstrom; grandmother, Doris Murdock, Grapeview; great grandmother, Elsie Phillips, Grapeview; aunts and uncles, Scott (Jody) Murdock, Auburn, Kim (Bob) Smith, Colville, WA and Carla (Chuck) Wytko, Yakima; close cousins, Collin Murdock, Erik (Shayna) and Jack Murdock, Maria, Stephanie and Jesse Wytko and many more cousins. She is preceded in death by her loving grandfather, Donald Murdock, who loved his “Er-Bear”. Donations can be made to Mason County Fire District 5, P.O. Box 1910, Shelton, WA 98584 or the WSU Athletic Fund, P.O. Box 641602, Pullman, WA 99164. A celebration of Erin’s life will be held on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at the home of her aunt and uncle, Scott and Jody Murdock’s, 34450 198th Ave. SE. Auburn, WA 98092.