The Electronics Representatives Association (ERA) mourns the loss of Meara Eileen Hamlin, regional business coordinator at Digi-Key Corporation and distributor board member for Carolinas ERA. Hamlin passed away on Jan. 1, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family. She was 47.
Hamlin was born in Riverside, Calif., on Sept. 15, 1971, to Florence Paula Dye and the late Michael Edward Larralde. She is survived by her daughters, Shelby Hamlin of Youngsville, N.C., and Karsten Hamlin and fiancé Andrew Love of Youngsville; mother, Paula Dye of Raleigh; boyfriend, Bill Case of North Redington Beach, Fla.; siblings, Kama Tucker and spouse Kristy Norton of Wilmington, N.C., Kyle Davis and spouse Hannah of Sacramento, Calif., Matt Larralde of Los Angeles, Katie Anderson of Raleigh, N.C., and Bren Anderson of Durham, N.C.: grandparents, Bill and Kitty Brenneman of Wake Forest, N.C.
Memorial contributions can be made to UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Head & Neck Cancer, CB #7295, UNC-CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7295.