Arthur Grant Girt

Arthur Grant Girt


Nov. 25, 1923 — Jan. 15, 2015

Arthur Grant Girt, age 91, died Thursday, January 15, 2015 in Hammond.

He was born November 25, 1923 in Rainier, Oregon, to Clifford Arthur Girt and Pearl Marie (Mason) Girt.

In 1940, he moved to Seaside with his family and finished his school there. In 1944, the family moved to Gearhart and Arthur lived there until 1997. He then did some traveling and again lived in Seaside until 2007, when he moved to Hammond.

Arthur was preceded in death by brothers Robert Stanley Burnham, Earl Herbert Burnham, and George Alfred Girt; and one sister, Marjorie Marie (Girt) Hogg.

He is survived by sisters Patricia Ann (Girt) Coon and Doris Jean (Girt) Thompson; and several nephews and nieces.

Memorial contributions my be given to a charity of your choice.

Caldwell’s-Luce-Layton Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. Please sign the online guest book at


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