April 29, 1956 - January 6, 2010
Robert Ryan Hudson, age 53, 521 E. Race St., Dayton, WA, died January 6, 2010 at the family residence. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m., Tuesday, January 12, 2010, at the Dayton City Cemetery with Pastor Duane Ramsey officiating. Those who wish may contribute to the charity of the donor’s choice through the Hubbard-Rogg Funeral Home, 111 S. 2nd St., Dayton, WA 99328.
He was born April 29, 1956, in Dayton. His parents were Robert and Elaine Harlan Hudson. He graduated from Dayton High School with the class of 1974 and then attended Willamette University for two years.
He lived in California a few years where he worked in the hospitality business. Returning to Dayton, he and his wife Louann Larsen owned and operated R Video and Sub Shop. The were divorced in 2002. He then moved to Spokane, and married Charlotte Eaton, they were later divorced. Because of health he came back to Dayton to be near his family.
He served as a Dayton City Councilman and enjoyed talking politics.
He is survived by his mother, Elaine Hudson, Dayton; daughter, Kara Kysar, Woodland, WA; Son, Chase Hudson, Cedar City, UT; Step-son, Josh Oakerman, Starbuck, and a step -daughter, Katie Finch, Vancouver, WA; brother, Scott Hudson, Dayton, and niece Nicole Hudson; 4 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Hudson and brother Steve Hudson.