A public Celebration of Life remembrance will be held on Sunday, March 25, 2012, 2:00 to 3:45 pm at The Evergreen State College in the "House of Welcome" Longhouse Education and Cultural Center There is time allowed for your brief stories during the service. A Tobacco Prayer Ceremony will follow for interested attendees to observe and participate.
After the Ceremony, you are invited to join the family in the spirit of celebration of Dave's love for music for the Bluegrass Music Jam Session along with light refreshments beginning at approximately 4:00. This will be more time to share stories with family and friends as we send Dave our prayers and wishes for a great time in the next world.
If you'd like to honor his memory now, please donate (in lieu of flowers) to the David L Hitchens in honor of Frances Marie Rasmussen Scholarship or sign our guestbook by sharing a story about his life or teaching.
The David L Hitchens Scholarship in honor of Frances Marie Rasmussen established June, 2011 is expected to be fully endowed by 2014 as a means to provide a perpetual gift for student support.
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