Merced Sun Star, Merced, CA.
Monday, November 26, 1979, page 25
Chowchilla - Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday in Chowchilla District
Cemetery for Emmett Robinson Hamilton, 66, a member of a pioneer Merced county
family who died Sunday.
He was a native of Merced and attended Merced schools. He worked for Valley
Tractor in Merced from 1934 to 1940, served in the U. S. Navy in the South
Pacific from 1942-45 and since 1947 was active in crop-dusting and diversified
He was a member of American Legion Post No. 83.
He leaves his wife, Rosemary of El Nido; two sons, Robert F. Hamilton and
Eddie L. Hamilton, both of Merced; two daughters, Carolyn Hayes of Sacramento
and Rosemary Crites of Merced; 15 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Contributions to charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the
family. Services are under the direction of Worden Funeral Chapel.