Note: Claude R. Box, age 91 of Oak Harbor passed away on Thursday, June 25, 2009. He was born on March 30, 1918 in Coulee City, WA to Elmer and Lillie (Hermanson) Box. Claude was raised in Zillah, WA and graduated from Zillah High School in 1936. He honorably served his country in North Africa and Italy during WWII, as a member of the 354th Air Service Squadron in the Army Air Corps. He enjoyed 50 years of marriage to Hazel (Zurlinden) Box before she preceded him in death in 1996. After the war, Claude was a small business owner in Zillah before moving to Bellevue in 1956. He and Hazel raised their family there, before retiring to Sandy Point Shores, Ferndale, WA in 1982. Claude enjoyed all that the Pacific Northwest had to offer and loved golfing, boating and fishing. He was a loving son, husband, father and brother. Claude is survived by his daughter, Susan and husband, Larry Carton; and brothers, Robert and Duane Box and families. The family would like to thank the staff at Home Place in Oak Harbor for taking exceptional care of Claude. At his request, no services will be held.
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