The Curry Coastal Pilot

Myrta L. Inman

Aug. 17, 1926-Aug. 20, 2014

Myrta L. Inman, 88, passed away at a local care facility in Brookings on Aug. 20, 2014.

She was born in Reno, Nevada, on Aug. 17, 1926 to William and Lillian Peterson. She lived in Reno for 47 years, and then moved to Grants Pass for 10 years and finally to Brookings in 1983.

She was married to Richard Inman for 55 years; he preceded her in death in 2001.

Myrta enjoyed gardening, sewing, canning and homemaking.

She is survived by her brother-in-law, James Inman of Sparks, Nevada.

In addition to her husband, Myrta was preceded in death by her twin daughters Jacqueline in 1991 and Cheryl in 2002.

No public ceremony will be held. At Myrta's request, her cremated remains will be buried at sea by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Redwood Memorial Chapel is assisting the family. Condolences may be expressed online at

Submitted by Redwood Memorial Chapel.