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Cashen, John & Ruby (Summers)

by Frank Cashen

John Cashen married Ruby Summers, who had come to Douglas as an elementary school teacher in 1935. John served as a U.S. Deputy Marshal in Ketchikan and Sitka before moving to Washington after World War II. The couple, now both retired, live in La Conner, Washington. Their sons, John and Mike and families (three children each) live in Everett.