Hundreds turn out to remember ag pilot
Morse's ashes spread over field during flyover
Last updated 7/21/2022 at 7:53am
LIND – Hundreds turned out Saturday, July 16, to remember a local pilot and family man who died in a plane crash earlier this month.
Gavin Morse, 38, of Lind, died July 2 when his Air Tractor AT602 agricultural plane went down in a field in the 300 block of Lind-Warden Road, near the North Roxboro Road intersection, according to the Washington State Patrol.
Morse, a cropduster known throughout the region, was remembered at the GEM Air, Inc., complex east of Warden. He co-owned the company with his wife, Erin Morse.
"Hundreds were in attendance," Donald Marshall said in an email to The Rit...