Everitt Francis Hatfield Sr. was born January 31, 1926, in South Bend, WA to Gladys Marie Sharp and Andrew Toler Hatfield. His daughter Valerie (Ken) Hiebert and son Andrew Hatfield preceded his death. He is survived by his wife Catherine, their four daughters: Cherie, Theresa, Mary, and Patricia; their nine sons: Lawrence, Everitt Jr., James, Michael, Eugene, Timothy, Martin, Gregory, and Thomas; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. His super-sized extended family was a continual source of enjoyment, especially at holiday gatherings.
He entered the Army Air Corp in 1942 and after 24 years of service world-wide, he retired from the USAF in 1966 as a Senior Master Sergeant. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Assumption School Fund.
Funeral services to be held at Assumption Church, Thursday, October 20th, 2022, at 10:30am, reception to follow. Interment will be in the Tahoma National Cemetery.