Merith Morris, 94, Harbor, died Aug. 22, 2002, of natural causes.

She was born March 31, 1908, in Gotland, Sweden, to Alma and Gustuf Allen.

She grew up in Minnesota and attended a one-room country school through eighth grade.

She married Roy Hinz March 1930 in St. Paul, Minn.

She worked as a housekeeper, retiring in 1970.

She moved to Harbor in 1987 from Los Angeles.

Survivors include daughter, Maria Hinz-Tyler of Harbor; grandchildren, Kathryn Tyler-Rubio of Salt Lake City; Michael Tyler of Coos Bay; Patricia Tyler of Harbor; Mark Tyler of Coos Bay.

Also surviving are great-grandchildren, Quintin, Alexander, Daisy, Emma, Alicia, Shawn; and three great-great grandchildren Ismael, Benjamin, and Megan.