Gerald Beglinger Obituary, Death – Gerald Eugene Beglinger, aged 53, was found deceased on January 24, 2023, near Porter Creek in Elma, Washington. The Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Office is conducting an investigation into the circumstances surrounding his death. Gerald, commonly known as Gene to his loved ones, was reported missing on January 18, 2023, after his vehicle got stuck in a ditch near the Porter Creek Campground. Family members were notified by the sheriff’s office at that time. Tragically, his life came to an untimely end when he was discovered floating in the creek on January 24, 2023, around 3:30 pm.
The diligent efforts of a worker in the area led to the discovery of Gerald’s body. While there are currently no signs of apparent trauma, the investigation is ongoing, and an autopsy is scheduled for Friday, to be conducted by the county coroner’s office. Gerald Eugene Beglinger will be remembered for his vibrant spirit and warm heart. He was known for his love of nature and often found solace in exploring the outdoors. His disappearance and subsequent passing have left a void in the lives of those who cherished him.
At this time, there is no indication of foul play, but the sheriff’s office is appealing to the public for any information regarding Gerald’s activities leading up to his disappearance. If you have any relevant details, please contact the Grays Harbor County Sheriff’s Office at 360-533-8765. Gerald Eugene Beglinger leaves behind a legacy of cherished memories and will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and all those whose lives he touched. May he rest in eternal peace.