Marcella Lynn Milton

Marcella Lynn Milton, 60, died Nov. 28, 2022, in Ketchikan.

She was born Marcella Lynn Nelson on June 13, 1962, in Metlakatla. 

She graduated from Metlakatla High School in 1980, and resided in Metlakatla.

She worked at Leask’s Mini Mart, and with the Annette Island School District in the cafeteria and as a Covid tracker.

Mrs. Milton was a member of the William Duncan Memorial Church.

She enjoyed playing slot machines, picking berries, going for walks and “being on the fishing grounds soaking up the scenery,” her family writes.

Mrs. Milton was preceded in death by her parents, Pearl and Casey Nelson Sr.; and siblings, Mercy Schleusner, John Nelson, Bunky Nelson and Shannon Hayward.

She is survived by her husband, Clarence “Chip” Milton Jr.; children, Stephen G. Nelson, Gilmore T.F. White Jr., Ted Beal, Pearl Milton and M.J. Milton; siblings, Marcus Nelson, Michael Nelson, Casey Nelson Jr., Allene and Clarence Milton Sr., Clayton Milton and Eli Milton; and her grandchildren.