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Eric Scott Monette, 47, died Aug. 1, 2007, at his home in Anchorage.
A remembrance of life will be at 5 p.m. Saturday at the home of Rosita Meyer, 8400 Foxlair Circle. All are welcome. For more information, call Chasity Gunter at 522-2814 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eric was born April 12, 1960, in Puyallup, Wash., to Miriam (Miller) and Pete Monette.
In 1970, the family moved to Juneau. In his teenage years, Eric worked with his father as a commerical fisherman on the Katherine S and also worked on the Preciant F.V. in Southeast Alaska as a commerical fisherman. Eric married Rosita Ezrre. The couple lived in Juneau before moving to Anchorage.
Later in Eric's life, he worked in construction as a painter, insulator and with sheetrock. He worked and lived in Kenai, Homer and Soldotna before moving back to Anchorage a few months ago. During this time, Eric and Debbie Flack were married. They made their home in the Black Hills area of South Dakota.
Eric enjoyed many thing in life. He taught his daughter and many nieces and nephews to become good fishermen. He also enoyed camping, hunting and skiing.
His family said: "Scott was a very generous, loving person, who loved his family very much. Scott was a funny man who could always make you laugh. He was proud of his daughters and granddaughter. He will be missed by his family and all of his friends."
He is survived by his wife, Debbie Flack of South Dakota; his daughters, Chasity and husband Roy Gunter, and Angelica Monette, all of Anchorage; granddaughter, Haley Alyssa Hope Gunter; parents, Pete and Miriam Monette of Juneau; sister, Carrie Raie Mortell of Hawaii; brother, Aaron Monette of Washington; grandmother, Hope Kolowinski of Washington; the mother of his two daughters, Rosita Meyer; and many nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles, in Washington and Alaska.
In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to the American Heart Association in memory of Eric Scott Monette.
Arrangements are with Cremation Society of Alaska.
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