LongeviQuest is delighted to announce the age validation of Katherine Gomery of the United States at age 111. She was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on 24 February 1905. At some point, she relocated to Germany before returning to America in her 20s. She was a sister, a wife, and a mother to 2 sons.

Gomery retired in the late 1960s and relocated to Seattle in the early 1970s, settling at Wesley Terrace in Des Moines. In 1996, she moved to Brooklyn in the North River area and later resided in Aberdeen with her son.

Undated. (Source: Fern Hill Funeral Home)

(Source: Fern Hill Funeral Home)

Gomery passed away at Pacific Care Center in Hoquiam, Washington, USA, on 27 December 2015, at the age of 110 years, 306 days. She was survived by her son Victor, three grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. At the time of her death, she was the oldest living person in the U.S. state of Washington. Following her passing, she was succeeded by Molly Schmidt.

LongeviQuest congratulates Katherine Gomery’s family on her posthumous recognition.

For more information, please view Gomery’s Directory Profile here.