Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Washington Obituaries 02/15/2011


 

ACCURACY MATTERS

Friday, February 11, 2011 3:00 AM 

n Name omittedJo Ann Hatley also is survived by her mother, Eileen Ankerson of Pullman. Ankerson's name was omitted from Hatley's obituary in Monday's Daily News because of a funeral home error. [...] 


 


 

Alice May Horton Hart

Thursday, February 10, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Our beautiful mother, Alice May Horton Hart died suddenly January 13, 2011 at age 89. She left her life as she lived it: with grace and courage. Alice was born in Buffalo, New York to George R. Horton and Grace Capelli Ho 


 


 

Anne Elizabeth Krulich

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BETTY ANNE BOLTON

Betty Anne Bolton, 84, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on Monday, February 7, 2011., She was born to Elmer and Jane (Ashby) Bolton on October 5, 1926 in Carson, Iowa., She traveled to the Skagit Valley on a vacation in the early 1950's and fell in love with the country side, the Skagit Valley, and being part of the Sedro-Woolley community., Although Betty graduated from business college she wasn't happy with the prospects of a secretarial career. Having grown up on a farm and having worked with heavy farm equipment she was "mechanically minded"., World War II brought greater opportunities for women to work in unconventional areas and in 1946 Betty took a job grinding lenses in a small business manufacturing telescopes. Being a "grinder" brought her the opportunity to begin an apprenticeship as a tool and cutter grinder., She came to Sedro-Woolley in 1954 and went to work for Skagit Steel. She completed her apprenticeship and moved from the secretarial office to the machine shop at Skagit Steel (Bendix Corporation) in less than 6 months. Completing her apprenticeship, another aspect of her training began and she became a machinist at Bendix., After 19 years of work she remained the only skilled female worker in production and went on to become director of the tool room until her retirement in 1988., Betty was active in the community and loved being a member of the Wild Women of Woolley. She enjoyed putting on shows for the community to benefit hospice. For many years she participated in pool and bowling leagues and was an active member of the Eagles, the American Legion Auxiliary and Eastern Star., Betty loved fishing, hunting and camping in the Cascades., She will be remembered always for her hard working tenacity, her joy of life in the Skagit Valley, and love of Sedro-Woolley and her family of friends., Betty was preceded in death by her parents, Elmer (EK) and Jane Bolton; sisters, Margaret Stadsvold, Gladys Krogh, and Dorothy Conn; brothers, Charles and John Bolton and niece Nancy Bolton., She is survived by her sister, Grace Bolton and her brother George Bolton, both of Carlsbad, CA; nieces, Maggie Amber of Anacortes and Kathryn Stadsvold of Blaine; nephews, Wayne, Steve, and Charles Krogh of Los Angeles, CA, Carl Bolton of Rough and Ready, CA, and Dale Conn of Homer, AK., Memorial Services will be held on Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 2:00 PM at Lemley Chapel in Sedro-Woolley with Pastor Marilyn Kallshian officiating. Inurnment will be at the Saxon Cemetery at a later date., Share memories of Betty and sign the online guest register at


 


 

Barney "Cap" Welch

Barney "Cap" WELCH Barney was born on July 19, 1917, but his life truly began in the spring of 1983 when he met Margaret Oty, the love of his life. They had a happy, fulfilling, adventuresome and caring marriage. Barney was a feisty, tenacious man with an incredible will to win. And win he did in his many endeavors. In 1980 his dahlia, Nimrod, won the Best of Show at the National Dahlia Convention. He excelled at golfing, having shot 2 hole-in-ones. At 68 years old, as a pitcher in the Senior World Series held in the King Dome, he hit the only over the fence home run. Bowling in a wheelchair with one leg amputated, at 83 years old, Barney had a 524 series. He was a card shark and loved dancing with Margaret. Barney played football at Gonzaga University and was a lifelong Notre Dame football fan. At the time of his death Cap Welch was the oldest living retired fireman, having served 30 years in the Seattle Fire Department. Our dad had 9 children and a large extended family with numerous grand and great grand children. He peacefully fell asleep on February 9, 2011, when hopefully he got his wish to 'wake up and be with Margaret'. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Gonzaga University or the Retired Seattle Fire Fighters' Pension Fund.


 


 

Bernice Ilene (Smith) Runstadler

Bernice Ilene (Smith) RUNSTADLER Born Feb. 8, 1922 in Birmingham, WA Died Feb.11, 2011 at the age of 89. Survived by sons Roger and Gary Runstadler, sister Frances Griffitts, 91 of Shelton, and two grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband Ray Runstadler. Funeral services 12:30 p.m. Thursday, February 17 at Juanita Community Church 10007 NE 132nd Street, Juanita, WA.


 


 

Bertha Alice "Blondie" Stephens

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Bette Ann (Rice) Wilder Backstrom

Sunday, February 13, 2011 1:00 PM 

Bette Ann Rice was born September 15, in Pomona, CA, to James William Rice and Mabel Graham Rice. Bette spent her early life in Southern California, including Glendale and Pasadena. At Age ten, her father's oil business took the family to Houston, TX. It was there that Bette attended St. Agnes Girls' Academy and accepted her Lord and savior, Jesus Christ.


 


 

CHARLES CRITCHLOW

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CHARLES FREDERICK "CHUCK" TOPPING

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COREY LANE CORKILL

Corey Lane Corkill, 72, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on Saturday, February 12, 2011 at the Life Care Center of Skagit Valley., She was born on January 17, 1939 in Bellingham, Washington, the daughter of Donald & Marjorie (Gilmore) Lohman., She was raised and attended school on Orcas & San Juan Islands, graduating from East Sound High School with the class of 1957., She then went art school in New York for a year and briefly to Mexico until settling in Hawaii, where she met the love of her life, a U.S. Navy submariner by the name of James Corkill. They were married in Hawaii on October 20, 1963. Jim was transferred to Vallejo, California in 1966 where they made their home until 1968 when they were transferred to Bremerton., In 1971, they moved to Skagit County, living in Sedro-Woolley until moving to Bow. While living on the family ranch in Bow, Corey became very involved with show horses, winning numerous ribbons and trophies over the years., In 1972, Corey began her career as a secretary for the Sedro-Woolley School District at the district office, but there was "not enough people activity" so she transferred to the high school when an opening became available., In 1990, she and Jim returned to Sedro-Woolley and built their present home., She was a founding member of The Wild Women of Woolley and was active in SCAT, (Skagit Community Arts Theatre) for many years., She was also the entertainment director at her retirement community in Yuma, Arizona where she and Jim wintered., She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the Eagles in Sedro-Woolley and the Women of Moose in Mount Vernon., Corey is survived by her husband, James, at the family home in Sedro-Woolley; her daughter, Shannon Kellington of Seattle and her grandson, Jordan Kellington; four step-children: James, Patrick and Scott Corkill and Laura Brossard; her brother, Ken Lohman and his wife Kathy of Bellevue; 4 step-grandchildren; a nephew, Kevin Lohman and a niece, Lori Hasselbalch., She was preceded in death by her parents and a grandson, Jayson Crowder., Private Family Graveside Inurnment Services will be held at the Sedro-Woolley Union Cemetery with a Memorial Celebration of Life Gathering to be held on Monday, February 21, 2011 at 1:00PM at the American Legion Hall in Sedro-Woolley., Memorials are suggested to Sedro-Woolley High School Alumni Association Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 509, Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284., Cremation and arrangements are under the direction of Lemley Chapel. Share memories of Corey and sign the online guest register at


 


 

Caroline R. Leininger

Thursday, February 10, 2011 1:00 PM 

Caroline R. Leininger, 73, of Wenatchee, WA, passed into the arms of Jesus on Sunday, February 6, 2011, at Central Washington Hospital. She was born on Christmas Eve of 1937, in Wenatchee. Christmas was her favorite time of the year. Even with her failing health, she labored to decorate the tree to perfection.


 


 

Cathy A. Seaberg

Brush Prairie, WA resident, Cathy A. Seaberg, 67, passed away peacefully, February 13, 2011 at Kaiser Sunnyside Hospital in Clackamas, OR. She was born July 15, 1943 in Longview, WA to Robert and Virginia Bacon. She grew up in Cathlamet, WA; participated in Rainbow Girls and graduated from Wahkiakum High School in 1961., She attended Washington State University for two years, and subsequently, On August 7, 1964, Cathy married Dick Seaberg in Cathlamet; he survives her after 46 years of marriage. Together they moved in the Vancouver area to raise their daughters, Sheryl and Susan., Cathy enjoyed her work at JoAnn Fabric's on 4th Plain in Vancouver for over 21 years. Although retirement called, she felt the need to stay busy and continued working., Cathy was a devoted wife and mom, supporting her daughters in their activities. She was creative and loved sharing her creativity with many people. She loved the color blue, gardening, flowers, and sunsets, as well as sewing clothes and home d&eacutecor. She also loved to travel, which included several countries in Europe and New Zealand., In addition to her husband, Dick, Cathy is survived by her daughters, Sheryl Landon of Seattle, WA and Susan Seaberg of Enumclaw, WA; her parents, Robert and Virginia Bacon of Cathlamet; her sister, Debbie Vrtiska and her husband, Tim of Longview; her mother-in-law, Helen Seaberg of Puget Island, WA; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Michael and Linda Seaberg of Kelso; two nieces and two nephews., A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, Feb. 18, 2011 at River of Life Assembly of God Church in Cathlamet, WA., Memorial contributions may be made in Cathy Seaberg's name to Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research, P.O. Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109., Dowling Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements., Please sign Cathy's guest book at:


 


 

Charles J. (Jim) Conner

Thursday, February 10, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

YAKIMA - Charles J. (Jim) Conner passed away Monday, February 7, 2011 after a short illness at the home of his aunt and uncle, Jane and Denis Britz. He was born in Toppenish on October 11, 1946 to Catherine (Peggy) Conner and Charles Conner. J


 


 

Clara A. Riddle

RIDDLE, Clara A., Passed away peacefully in her home on February 10, 2011. She was born in Cayuga, ND on July 28, 1917. She had six brothers and sisters. After she moved to Spokane she met Chet Riddle, and they married in 1943. Clara was a wonderful mother, homemaker, and worked at Spokanite Dry Cleaners on Garland for several years. Her life revolved around her family. She enjoyed gardening, her rose garden, and feeding the birds and squirrels of the neighborhood., Clara is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Bonnie and Dick Vandervert; granddaughters Debbie (Steve) Cozzetto, Rhonda (Matt) McGee; grandsons Robby and Randy Riddle. Also great-grandchildren Michelina, Jared, and Jovan Cozzetto. Loving her like a mother were nieces Clarice (Jim) Dent, Sharon (Rick) Weijo, and nephew David (Janet) Creal and their children. Preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Chet Riddle; son Chuck (Sharon) Riddle, several relatives and their dog Chelsie., Special thanks to long term caregivers Shari Lippencott and Lorri Price, we thank you so much for all you did for mom and us. A private family service was held. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made on behalf of Clara to Spokane Guild School, 2118 W. Garland, 99205 / Hospice of Spokane, P.O. Box 2215, 99210 or, Inland NW, 910 W. 5th Ave. Ste #256, 99204.


 


 

Cody Dezellem

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 1:00 PM 

Cody Dezellem passed away on Thursday, February 10, 2011, at Central Washington Hospital. He was born August 11, 1984, to Stuart and Raelynn Dezellem at Omak, WA. Cody was raised in Bridgeport, WA, where he graduated high school in 2003. He was involved in many school clubs and activities, including FBLA, FFA and Honor Society.


 


 

Coralie June Hamilton

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Cynthia "Cindy" Byrd

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Langevin-Mussetter Funeral HomeYAKIMA - Cynthia "Cindy" Byrd passed away February 9, 2011 at Yakima Regional Hospital. She was born December 21, 1954 in Ogden, Utah. Cindy married Russel Byrd in 1990 in Californ 


 


 

DAMIAN MICHALSKI

Damian Michalski passed away Jan 15, 2011. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Mount Vernon Eagles, 2120 Market St. Mount Vernon. It well be a potluck, Sat. Feb. 19th at 2:00 pm., In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his name to Hawthorne Funeral Home, P.O. Box 398 Mount Vernon, WA 98273., Cremation arrangements are under the care of Hawthorne Funeral Home.


 


 

DEATH NOTICE: Charles E. Taylor

Friday, February 11, 2011 3:00 AM 

Charles E. Taylor, 72, of Troy, Idaho, died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at Gritman Medical Center. Services are pending at Short's Funeral Chapel. [...] 


 


 

DEATH NOTICE: L. Sue Bedwell

Monday, February 14, 2011 3:00 AM 

L. Sue Bedwell, 71, of Moscow died Friday at her daughter's home in Troy. Arrangements are pending at Vassar-Rawls Funeral Home of Lewiston. [...]


 


 

DEATH NOTICE: Marv F. Druffel

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 3:00 AM 

Marv F. Druffel, 46, of Colton died Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at his Colton home. Kimball Funeral Home of Pullman, Wash., is in charge of the arrangements. [...]


 


 

DEATH NOTICE: Mary E. 'Betty' Biffle

Monday, February 14, 2011 3:00 AM 

Mary E. "Betty" Biffle of Moscow died Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011, at Good Samaritan Village. She was 86. Arrangements are pending with Short's Funeral Chapel in Moscow. [...] 


 


 

DEATH NOTICE: Ronald Rathbun

Monday, February 14, 2011 3:00 AM 

Ronald Rathbun of Moscow died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at Good Samaritan Village. He was 70. Services are pending and will be announced by Short's Funeral Chapel in Moscow. [...] 


 


 

DENNIS J. "DENNY" DAVIS

Dennis J. "Denny" Davis, 72, a resident of Mount Vernon and longtime accountant, passed away on Monday, February 14, 2011 at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley., Arrangements are pending and will be announced by Lemley Chapel, Sedro-Woolley.


 


 

DOTTIE BELL BOTTORFF

Dottie Bell Bottorff, 87, of Richland, WA, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, February 12, 2011, at the Life Care Center of Kennewick. She was born near Hudson, Kansas, on February 3, 1924, to Louis and Bertha Mae Mills Eggebrecht. Her childhood years were spent in the St. John-Stafford, Kansas area. She lived through the Great Depression and the Dustbowl period during which the dust was so thick that a rope had to be strung from the house to the barn to avoid getting lost., In 1938, the Eggebrecht family moved to Freewater, OR, where she graduated from McLoughlin High School in 1942. It was there that she met Fred O. Bottorff, a friend of her brother's, who became the love of her life. They married on May 16, 1942, shortly before Fred left for service in the U.S. Army during WWII., In 1957, the family moved to Prosser, WA, where she resided for 37 years. Dottie worked side by side with Fred to raise pigs for the children's FFA and 4-H projects, raise nursery stock and a small apple orchard. She was an excellent seamstress and taught her daughters the art of sewing as well. Her skill and creativity can be seen in the many quilts she created. Dottie was always involved in a craft project of some kind and her garden was always a beautiful sight to behold., Dottie moved to Richland in 1994. Her craft projects kept her busy, and she also traveled regularly to Milton-Freewater, OR, to spend time with her friends from high school to visit, play cards, and pick huckleberries. She never missed a reunion with the Mac-Hi Class of '42.


 


 

Darrow Lynch

Friday, February 11, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Langevin-Mussetter Funeral HomeWAPATO - Dad was born September 15, 1916 to John and Charlottie (Hastings) Lynch in a little town called Peola, Washington. He passed away February 6, 2011 at the age of 94. He was the youngest of 11


 


 

Death Notice - Claude Williams

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 3:59 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

Nov. 15, 1924 - Feb. 13, 2011 


 


 

Death Notice - E. Jane Nash

Friday, February 11, 2011 3:43 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

July 5, 1922 - Feb. 10, 2011 


 


 

Death Notice - Elsie Houchin

Friday, February 11, 2011 3:42 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff

Oct. 30, 1915 - Feb. 10, 2011 


 


 

Death Notice - Evelyn Loftus

Monday, February 14, 2011 3:58 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

June 9, 1920 - Feb. 13, 2011 


 


 

Death Notice - Helen Kissinger

Friday, February 11, 2011 3:42 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

June 10, 1910 - Feb. 10, 2011 


 


 

Death Notice - Keith Riggin

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 3:58 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

June 22, 1951 - Feb. 13, 2011 


 


 

Death Notice - Robert Perkins

Friday, February 11, 2011 11:37 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

Nov. 15, 1937 - Feb. 10, 2011 


 


 

Death Notice - Shane Squier

Monday, February 14, 2011 3:57 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

Dec. 9, 1973 - Feb. 10, 2011 


 


 

Devonda E.B. Brewer

Born June 18, 1950 in Preston, MN. To Ralph E. Heagy and Rosella J. Krieger passed away February 6, 2011 at her home in Spokane Valley, WA. She was 60 yrs old.She is survived by three sons and one daughter. Bill and Marsha Brewer of Spokane Valley, WA. Andrew and Angela VanGrimbergen of Spokane,, lvin Roberts Brewer of Spokane Valley, WA. Trina D. Brewer of Spokane Valley, WA. She is also survived by her Mother Rosella J. (Krieger) Bouten of Steptoe, WA three sisters, Kathleen Petrovich of Steptoe, WA, Raephel Rainey of Spokane Valley, WA, Joyce Lindsey of Spokane, WA. Seven grandchildren: Marissa Brewer, Cody and Dawnyia Brewer, Daniel and Nicole Floate. Devin, Kaeli and Ian VanGrimbergen. Numerous nieces and nephews. DeVonda was preceded in death by her Father Ralph Heagy and a sister Barbara (Heagy) Whetstone. Services will be held February 19, 2011 at 1 pm at the Bigalow Gulch Grange.


 


 

Donald Gerald Hutchinson

Donald Gerald Hutchinson, born June 13, 1944, passed away in his Marysville home on Saturday, February 5, 2011., His greatest joy was spending time with his family; he will be deeply missed. Don is survived by his two daughters, Theresa and Sherry; his grandchildren, Kaylee, Ashley and Brandon; his great-grandson, Kylan; his brothers and sisters, Mike and Shirley, Margaret, Angie, and Jeff; and dozens of nieces and nephews., Don was preceded in death by his father and mother, Milton and Veronica Hutchinson, and Sheila Loger Schultz., A memorial service will be held on Friday February 18, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Bauer Funeral Chapel located at 701 1st Street, Snohomish, WA 98290. A reception will be held following the service., There is no doubt that the eyes shed tears and the heart is grieved, but one should strive to be patient, and remember that we all belong to God and truly to Him shall we return.


 


 

Doris (Shorty) Noel

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Keith & Keith Funeral HomeYAKIMA - Doris A. (Shorty) Noel passed away suddenly on January 8, 2011 at her home in Regal Park here in Yakima. She was born in Minnesota on April 13, 1923 to Onezime Joseph and Cecilia (Hart) Noel. 


 


 

Dorothy Ann Pearson

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Merritt Funeral HomeOLYMPIA - Dorothy Ann Pearson passed away peacefully on February 9, 2011 at Providence St. Peter's Hospital in Olympia. She was born April 30, 1932 in Bayard, Nebraska to Henry and Pauline Burbach. She was


 


 

Dorothy Erdman

Friday, February 11, 2011 11:38 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff

June 24, 1927 – February 8, 2011


 


 

Dorothy F. Smith

Friday, February 11, 2011 11:41 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

September 18, 1909 – January 24, 2011


 


 

Dorothy R. Picatti

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Langevin-Mussetter Funeral HomeDorothy Ruth Picatti, of Yakima, departed to reunite with her adored family on Thursday, February 10, 2011, while surrounded by her loved ones. Dorothy was born May 25, 1934, in Milwa


 


 

Dr. Elmer Bryson

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 4:00 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff

March 28, 1913 - Feb. 5, 2011 


 


 

Dr. Harold Eugene Clark

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

CEDAR CITY, UT - Dr. Harold Eugene Clark, 76, a former Sunnyside resident died peacefully in Cedar City, Utah, on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, surrounded by his family. His death was due to a midbrain stroke, a complication of end-stage Parkinson's 


 


 

Duane Howard Larson

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 1:00 PM 

Duane Howard Larson, of Wenatchee, WA, passed away peacefully February 13, 2011, after a battle with cancer and pneumonia. Duane was born March 29, 1931, in Bisbee, ND, to Gunder and Ella Larson. Duane and his family lived in Bisbee, ND until 1938. During 1938, the Larson family moved to Ballard, WA, where Duane was raised and educated.


 


 

E. Jane Nash

Monday, February 14, 2011 3:59 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

July 5, 1922 - Feb 10, 2011 


 


 

EDWARD GARNER

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Edward G. Grindrod

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Edwin Eugene "Ed" Kamarainen

Edwin Eugene "Ed" KAMARAINEN WWII Army Air Force POW Veteran T/SGT. Edwin Eugene Kamarainen 'Ed' was born Sept. 16th, 1918 in the township of Oulu, Wisconsin to Peter and Lempi. He passed away Feb. 10th, 2011 at home, under hospice care surrounded by friends and family. He's survived by his wife Eva Rantala-Kamarainen, son Dennis; children Brooke, Brandy and Alyssa, son Gerald, son Bruce (Deborah); children Brandon (Heather), Joel, Kelley, Abby (Justin), Shellby (Keith), son Duane (Roxie); children Jaime (Dan), Corey (Clarissa), Devin (Nicci), Mel, Regina, and daughter Joan (Randy); Josiah, Leah and Justin. Ed was blessed to have 16 grandchildren and16 great-grandchildren (with another due in April). Ed was preceded in death by his brother Elmer and both of his parents. He had a career with the Great Northern and Burlington Northern Railroad as a Telegrapher, Wire Chief, and Train Dispatcher. He often said that the best years of his life were after his retirement in 1978. Ed and Eva became 'snowbirds' and traveled to Yuma, AZ to Quail Hill every winter for about 20 years. He enjoyed cookouts, margarita parties, rock hounding/cutting, golfing, camping, gold panning, hunting, ocean fishing and river fishing. He was a life member of the 491st Bomb Group Association - Second Air Division Association where he and his wife enjoyed travelling to the group reunions across the U.S., life member of the AmericanEx-Prisoners of War - Seattle Chapter and a life member of the Skyway Post 9430 Veterans of Foreign Wars. He wrote a book about his POW experience where he survived more than 80 days and 600 miles of walking across Germany. A viewing will be held at Greenwood Funeral Home, 350 Monroe Ave NE, Renton, WA on Tue., Feb. 15th, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00p.m. A memorial service is to follow at 2:00 p.m. at the Skyway VFW Post. The family will provide details of a burial at Tahoma National Cemetery in the near future. The family will provide details at a later date. He was loved by many and his smile will be missed by all.


 


 

Elizabeth Alpaugh

June 6, 1917 -February 10, 2011 Memorial gifts may be sent to St. Paul's Endowment Fund; 2117 Walnut St., Bellingham, WA 98225. A Burial Eucharist will be held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church on Friday Feb. 18th at 11 am, followed by a reception in the Great Hall. You may view photos of Bette and share memories with the family at


 


 

Ella Joy Beach

Ella Joy Beach, just 13 days old, of Everett died February 11, 2011., A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at Solie Funeral Home & Crematory, 3301 Colby Avenue, Everett, WA., Arrangements are under the care of Solie Funeral Home & Crematory.


 


 

Elsie Houchin

Friday, February 11, 2011 11:36 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

Oct. 30, 1915 - Feb. 10, 2011 


 


 

Ernest Charles James-Teeias

Friday, February 11, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Merritt Funeral HomeYAKIMA - Ernest Charles James-Teeias, (Thel-Cleputsch) 81, of Harrah died Wednesday at Yakima Regional Medical and Cardiac Center. Ernest was born in Ahtanum on August 13, 1930, to Walter Adams James-Teeias


 


 

Evelyn D. Coffield

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FRANCIS REOPELLE

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Feroglia, Arthur "Sauce"

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 1:00 AM 

Arthur (Sauce) Feroglia, 91, passed peacefully away in Wenatchee on Feb. 5, 2011. He was born in Cle Elum to Kittitas County Pioneers, Joe and ..... 


 


 

Ferrell, Kevin Shane

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 1:00 AM 

Kevin Shane Ferrell, 51, died peacefully in his home with wife and daughter on Feb. 7, 2011. Kevin was born Dec. 6, 1959 to .....


 


 

Frank Eugene Roberts

Thursday, February 10, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Frank Eugene Roberts passed away Jan. 30, 2011 peacefully at home. Frank was born Feb. 2, 1922 in Indianapolis, IN to Oba Frank Roberts and Mary (Workman) Roberts. At age 17 Frank enlisted with the U.S. Army and was stationed


 


 

Frank Laufer

Monday, February 14, 2011 3:56 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

Aug. 26, 1929 - Feb. 13, 2011 


 


 

Franklin Kent

Monday, February 14, 2011 3:57 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

Oct. 13, 1926 - Feb. 10, 2011 


 


 

Fred deGraaf

Saturday, February 12, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Smith Funeral Home LTD and CrematoryFred deGraaf, age 70 of Outlook, WA passed away Thursday, February 10, 2011 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born February 8, 1941 to Dick (Dirk) and Henrietta 


 


 

Gary A. Rindall

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Gerald Shank

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HAROLD GENE PAINTER

Harold Gene Painter, age 69, passed away on Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at the Mira Vista Care Center in Mount Vernon, Washington., He was on born October 26, 1941 in Sylva, North Carolina to Clarence and Azalee (Hoxit) Painter., Harold came to Washington with his parents at age 6 where they resided in Concrete until later settling in Hamilton where Harold lived for many years., He worked as a choker setter for 15 years, working for Scott Paper, Cunningham and Van De Grift Logging Companies and later in the construction industry., Harold enjoyed fishing for steelhead on the Skagit River and fishing in the local lakes. He was a member of the Eagles in Sedro-Woolley., He is survived by his mother, Azalee Painter of Mira Vista Care Center in Mount Vernon and numerous cousins in North Carolina and numerous friends in Skagit County., Graveside Memorial Inurnment Services will be held on Saturday, February 19, 2011 at 2:00PM the Hamilton Cemetery with Mr. David Queen officiating., Arrangements are under the care of Lemley Chapel, Sedro-Woolley., Please share memories of Harold and sign the online guestbook at


 


 

HAZEL MARIE SIMSHAUSER

In loving memory of our dear sister, Hazel Marie Simshauser who left us tragically on Feb. 15th, 2006 at others hands., We will love and miss you always., Your sisters, Jeannette and Roxanne


 


 

HELEN L. BAME

Helen L. Bame passed away in Bellingham on Saturday, February 12, 2011. She was 91., Arrangements are pending with Moles Greenacres Funeral Home in Ferndale, WA. 


 


 

Hadley, Ernest L.

Monday, February 14, 2011 1:00 AM 

Ernest L. Hadley born January 30, 1915 in South Dakota passed away February 10, 2011 at Kittitas Valley Community Hospital after a short illness. In .....


 


 

Helen Bame

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Helen I. Tucker

Helen Young Tucker, 88, of Monroe, Washington, went to be with the Lord, surrounded by her family, on February 12th, following a battle with pneumonia., Helen was born on April 20, 1922, in Boonville, Missouri, and lived most of her life in California. She moved to Monroe in 2003., Helen is survived by her sister, Lucille Thoma, of Placerville, California; and brother, William Frances Young of Temple City, California. She has three sons, Ray Philabaum and wife, Karen of Colleyville, TX, Joe Philabaum and wife, Nancy of Coppell, TX, and Dan Philabaum and wife, Shirley of Snohomish, WA., Helen was preceded in death by husbands, Joseph Philabaum (in 1965) and Al Tucker (in 1993); and great-grandson, Jordan Gauthier (in 2003)., She has nine grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, and three great-great grandchildren., Helen loved the Lord and loved her family more than anything. Her faithfulness was a constant reminder that family is what matters. Even in her last weeks, she greatly enjoyed all of her grandkids, great-grandkids, and the special time visiting her in her hospital room., Helen was a strong and determined lady. She supported herself most of her life and retired from General Telephone in 1987. Driving to the store was her favorite pastime although she played bumper cars in the parking lot sometimes (apologies to all)., She was faithful to attend her church and even drove herself the weekend before she fell ill. She loved to attend women's bible study at Cascade Church where she was an inspiration to many younger women through sharing her life and experiences., She loved her friends in the community, especially the women of Wildhorse where she lived. They admired her tenacity at Bunko and breakfasts every week., Helen believed in the Lord's power and protection all her life. She relied on Him for everything and He took great care of her. She was ready to meet the one who loved her so. She will be greatly missed but, now is walking streets of gold with the Lord and loved ones that went before her., Please come and celebrate Helen's life. Funeral services will be held at Purdy and Kerr Funeral Home on Friday, February 18,2011 at 2:00 p.m. She will be laid to rest in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Covina, California.


 


 

Helen Kissinger

Friday, February 11, 2011 11:35 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

June 10, 1910 - Feb. 10, 2011 


 


 

Helen Lorraine Knishka

Monday, February 14, 2011 1:00 PM 

Our beloved mother, Helen Lorraine Knishka, 92, passed away February 11, 2011, in Wenatchee. She was born on July 22, 1918, in Ulysses, NE to Herman and Rosie Grady. The family moved to Seattle in the 1930's. She then married Sam Knishka on March 18, 1939. Together they developed land and built homes and she helped him paint and stain the woodwork.


 


 

Herbert H. Harris

Herbert H. HARRIS Herbert H. Harris, 75, of Graham, WA, passed away on Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 in Puyallup, WA. Born, November 19, 1935 in Piedmont, South Carolina, Herbert was the youngest of 6 children. He is survived by his loving wife, Trudy Harris; sons Darrell, Kurt, Keith, Herbert, & Walter Harris; 14 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces & nephews on both sides of the family. A visitation will be held Thursday, February 17, 2011, from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Price - Helton Funeral Home, 702 Auburn Way North, Auburn, WA 98002. A funeral service will be held on Friday, February 18, 2011, at 1:00 p.m., in the chapel of Price - Helton Funeral Home. Interment will take place at Mountain View Cemetery in Auburn, WA. In lieu of flowers, donations accepted to the Alzheimer's Association , 12721 30th Ave, NE #101, Seattle, WA 98125. Online condolences may be offered at www.price-heltonfuneralhome.com.


 


 

Hsing-Lin Chiu

Hsing-Lin CHIU Age 81, passed away on February 9 in Seattle. Mr. Chiu was a successful businessman from Taiwan, retiredto Seattle and became senior missionary of I-Kuan Tao. He is also a devoted and loving father, survived by his wife and five adult children.


 


 

Ida L. Wyant

Thursday, February 10, 2011 1:00 PM 

Our 96 year old Mom passed away peacefully into Heaven early Monday morning, January 31, 2011. She was born July 15, 1914, on Sheehan Flats, near Waterville, WA, to David and Maude (Hastings) Ferrel. She moved with her family to Medical Lake and the Peshastin/Leavenworth areas, following her father's work in farming, logging and construction of the Cascade Tunnel.


 


 

In Loving Memory of Kenneth Lloyd Tesh

Sunday, February 13, 2011 1:00 PM 

Ken was born at home on March 31, 1928, in Yakima, WA. He left home at a young age, then joined the Army in 1950. After being discharged from the Army, he returned to the Yakima area, where he met and married Alice May Matthews on May 23, 1953. 


 


 

Irene Fisher

Friday, February 11, 2011 11:35 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

Oct. 6, 1917 – Feb. 8, 2011


 


 

Irene Louise Helm

Sunday, February 13, 2011 1:00 PM 

On February 9, 2011, Irene Louise Helm passed away in her home in Wenatchee, WA, after a courageous battle with cancer at age 67. She was surrounded in love by her two sons, who were very attentive to her needs during her final days. Irene Louise Helm, daughter of Otto and Eleanor Grochow, was born February 25, 1943, in Martin, ND.


 


 

JEFFERY ALLEN WALSH

Jeffery Allen Walsh, age 54, passed away at his home in Burlington, Washington on Friday, February 11, 2011. He was born October 25, 1956 in Indio County, California to Stephen and Marian (Reece) Walsh., Jeffery grew up and attended school in Trona, California and after graduating from high school he worked as a teamster in Alaska on the Trans Alaskan Pipeline. For the past 30 years, Jeffery has worked as a lineman for cable television services in various locations throughout the United States., He enjoyed boating, snow skiing, and working on model helicopters and trucks., Jeffery is survived by his son, Ryan Walsh of North Carolina; his parents, Stephen and Marian Walsh of Sedro-Woolley; two brothers, Robert Walsh of Sedro-Woolley and Roy Walsh of Glendale, AZ; and a sister, Stephanie Graham of Abroga, CA; eight nieces and nephews and one great-niece., He was preceded in death by a brother, Ronnie Walsh., A private family memorial service will be held at a later date., Arrangements under the care of Lemley Chapel, Sedro-Woolley., Please share your memories of Jeffery and sign the online guestbook at


 


 

Jack E. Day

Sunday, February 13, 2011 1:00 PM 

Jack Day passed away Sunday, January 2, 2011, while in the company of his loving wife of 29 years, Joyce. After a battle with dementia, the Lord took Jack peacefully in his sleep at the family home. Jack was born January 20, 1932, to Charlie and Lena Day near Springfield, IL. After a very difficult early childhood, Jack moved to the Wenatchee area with his mom and sister, Jerry, where other than during his military service, he remained throughout his life.


 


 

James "Jim" Morton

Thursday, February 10, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Merritt Funeral HomeJames "Jim" Morton, 68, of Toppenish, WA, passed away Saturday Feb. 5, 2011 following a horseback riding accident. Jim was born April 4, 1942 in Yakima, WA to Howard and Barbara (Mattern) Mort


 


 

James A. "Jim" Miller

Sunday, February 13, 2011 1:00 PM 

James A. Miller, of Wenatchee, WA, passed from this life February 9, 2011. Jim was born October 3, 1939, in Ava, MO to Obert and Laura Miller. His family moved to the Wenatchee Valley in 1945. He was raised in Monitor and moved to Wenatchee as a teenager. As a young man, he worked for Columbia Ice, and from there he became a Refrigeration Mechanic for Cedargreen's.


 


 

James Joseph Allen

He was born November 29, 1950, in Harvey, Illinois. The family moved to Southern California when he was a teen, where he graduated from Norte Vista High School in 1969 and then joined the Navy., Jim devotedly served his country in the Navy for 24 years. Most of his time was spent on nuclear submarines. He served in both Vietnam and in Desert Storm. Upon retiring from the Navy, Jim worked on the Hanford site for 16 years. His last 10 years were with CH2M Hill as a Start-up Readiness Review Program Manager. He always loved his job and all the people he worked with.


 


 

James Oliver Bonser

Thursday, February 10, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

YAKIMA - James O. (Won Feather) Bonser, 79, passed away February 7, 2011 at his home in Yakima. Jim was born in Tulsa, OK on December 23, 1931, to John A. and Mary Lou (Cochran) Bonser. At an early age Jim moved from Tulsa to


 


 

Janice Mulkey

Sunday, February 13, 2011 1:00 PM 

Janice Kay Mulkey passed away peacefully with her husband at her side. Janice was born July 17, 1936, and was the beloved daughter of Elva and North West, and the baby sister of Evelyn Kerr, Raymond West, Norman West and Berna Dean Wayburn. She grew up in the Entiat Valley and graduated from Entiat High School in 1954. Janice was wed to Buell "Red" Mulkey, the love of her life, on July 9, 1955.


 


 

John Earl Larry Briggs

Friday, February 11, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

SPOKANE - John Earl Larry Briggs, of Spokane, WA, passed away on January 30, 2011, in Spokane. He was born September 13, 1961 in Jonesbro, LA. John worked for Cyrus O'Leary Pies, as well as a number of meat plants. He also worked as a janitor.


 


 

Joseph "Papa Joe" Prpich

Joseph 'Papa Joe' PRPICH Memorial Service Thursday, February 17, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. at Hoffner Fisher & Harvey Chapel 508 N. 36th Street, Seattle, WA 


 


 

Joseph Edward McDonnal

Joseph Edward McDONNAL Burial for Joseph McDonnal, who died on January 31, 2011, will take place on Wednesday, February 16, at 2:00 o'clock p.m. at Calvary Cemetery. Funeral service was held on February 10 at St. James Cathedral. Full obituary printed on February 9 in the Seattle Times.


 


 

Josephine Marie Dehnhoff

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

SELAH - Josephine (Josie) Marie Dehnhoff age 78 of Selah, WA passed Wednesday February 9, 2011 at home. She was born October 7, 1932 in East Selah, WA at the family home to Floyd Eldon and Isabell Mae (McInroy)


 


 

June J. Logsdon

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff

Valley Hills Funeral HomeJune J. Logsdon, 85 went to heaven on February 10, 2011 to join her loving husband and her Heavenly Father. She was born on February 17, 1925 in Holton, Oregon to Claude and Arbie Brooks. S


 


 

KENNETH BROWN

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Katherine Margret Miller

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Merritt Funeral HomeYAKIMA - Katherine Margret Miller, 96, died peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, February 10, 2011 in Yakima, Washington. Katherine was born to John W. and Gertrude (Eaton) McCarthy, November 6


 


 

Kathleen C. Murphy

Kathleen C. MURPHY Age 75, Died peacefully on February 11, 2011 in Seattle. Born June 12, 1935 in Freeland, Prince Edward Island, Canada to her late parents Laughlin and Ida (nee Bulger) Murphy. Survived by her beloved sister Myra Gillis of Prince Edward Island; brother David (Maureen) Murphy of Ontario; sisters-in-law Lois, Betty and Genevieve Murphy. Also survived by several beloved nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents, brothers Nobert, Gerard, Alban, Lorne, Cyril, Linus and Thomas Murphy. Viewing, 12 Noon to 5PM, Tuesday, February 15th at Wiggen & Sons Funeral - 2003 NW 57th St., Seattle. Funeral Mass 10:00AM, Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at St. Alphonsus Church - 5816 15th Ave N.W., Seattle. In lieu of flowers remembrances are suggested to Ballard NW Senior Center - 5429 32nd NW Seattle, WA 98107.


 


 

Kathryne L. Davis

Born February 12, 1930 in Knoxville, TN, Kathryne L. Davis, 81, died February 12, 2011 in Everett, WA. She is survived by her daughter, Lisa Fotherby. Burial will be at Floral Hills Cemetery, Lynnwood, WA.


 


 

LARRY WADSWORTH

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LAURA BROWN

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LINDA SMITH

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LeRoy Eugene Stanford

Thursday, February 10, 2011 1:00 PM 

LeRoy Eugene Stanford, age 78, passed from this life February 4, 2011. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. LeRoy was born on February 8, 1932, to John and Nellie Stanford in a cabin at Manson, WA. He grew up in Manson and graduated from Manson High School in 1950, and Wenatchee Junior College in 1952, with an AA Degree in Radio Speech.


 


 

Leon S. "Stan" Bergerud

Monday, February 14, 2011 1:00 PM 

Leon S. "Stan" Bergerud, 77, of Quincy, WA died Friday, February 11, 2011, UFF-DA! Stan, proud of his Norwegian heritage, was born to Lynden P. and Selma (Tukua) Bergerud in Aastad Township, MN, on his grandfather's homestead, June 23, 1933. He moved to Vancouver, WA with his family in 1942, and graduated from Vancouver High School in 1951.


 


 

Leonie Anne Brummett

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Leonie Anne Brummett passed away Sunday, February 6, 2011 at home in Yakima surrounded by a family that loved and cherished her. She was born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, December 5, 1951 to Leo and Joyce (Frame) Oakley.


 


 

Linda Adler

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Loren Eugene Krause

Thursday, February 10, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

LEWISTON, ID - Loren Eugene Krause, 89, of Lewiston, passed away Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, of age related causes. He was born April 14, 1921, near Ravenna, Neb., to Clarence and Emma Ackerman Krause. Around 1933, Lore 


 


 

Lorene E. Porter

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Margaret M. Gidos

Margaret M. Gidos passed away February 7, 2011. She was born November 9, 1918 in Machias, WA to John and Lily Boomer., She is survived by her daughter, Caryl Myers; her husband, Andy; three grandchildren; 11 great-grand-children; and nine great-great-grandchildren., She had a long, happy life and she will be sorely missed by her family and friends., No services will be held per her request.


 


 

Margaret Price "Peg" Lewis

Peg (Margaret Price) LEWIS Peg (Margaret Price) Lewis died on Feb 11 2011. She lived a long, full and adventurous life. A strong and independent woman, she ventured throughout the less travelled parts of our globe. Armed only with a small shoulder bag and newly-learned bits of the local language, she explored from Borneo to Madagascar to Tibet and beyond. Born in New Jersey, she was educated at Duke, Harvard and the University of Washington. In 1947 she married Ray Lewis and settled down to raise two children. They moved around the country settling in Washington D.C, Minneapolis and later Seattle. Following Ray's death, she worked as a vocational rehabilitation counselor at the University of Washington and Queens University, Ontario. She later lived in Taos, NM and Pt. Townsend, WA, settling in Seattle for her final years. She gathered friends wherever she went, enriching local communities through her generosity and participation. She was an active member in community theater with the Democratic party, and a leader with the League of Women Voters. In her career, she championed the enforcement of child labor laws and the rights of disabled people to work and be accepted as equals. She believed in giving back to help leave the world a better place. She will be lovingly remembered by her family and friends. Peg is survived by her children and their spousesâ€"Steve Lewis & Verna Harms, Kathy Lewis & Dick Chasman; sister, Betty Price; cousin, Mildred Perlow; Grandchildren and spouses Alaron Lewis & Erik Schmidt; Aurana Lewis; Doug & Joyce Chasman and Mike and Heather Chasman, and great-grandchildren Alex, Mac, Elle and Aidan Chasman.


 


 

Maria G. Mares

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff

Colonial Funeral HomeTOPPENISH - Our beautiful mother, Maria G. Mares, died peacefully on Thursday, February 10, 2011 in the company of her family while at Toppenish Community Hospital. Mom was born in Penitas, Nuevo Leon, Mexico,


 


 

Marie P. Newkirk

Friday, February 11, 2011 1:00 PM 

Marie P. Newkirk, 84, born in Violet Hill, AR, to Euwin H. and Minnie J. Peart on May 7, 1926, passed away in Spokane, WA on Friday, January 28, 2011. On May 3, 1944, Marie married Lloyd "Allyn" Newkirk in Wenatchee, WA. Marie, who loved flowers, particularly roses, chrysanthemums and petunias, worked as a Florist for several years and was known for her beautiful flower garden.


 


 

Mariya Semenko

Friday, February 11, 2011 3:43 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff

Jan 4, 2011 


 


 

Marlys M. McIntosh

Marlys M. McINTOSH Marlys M. McIntosh was born on Feb. 7, 1925 and passed away peacefully on February 10, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years Francis 'Dutch' McIntosh. Born in Eagle Bend, Minn., she moved to Seattle, WA during the depression. Longtime South King County and Kittitas County Realtor. She is survived by her sister Blanche Erkle of Minnesota, daughters Sharon (Don) Woodruff, Renton, WA, Bonnie (Mark) Thompson, Auburn, Wa and son William (Sara) McIntosh of Ione, Wa, 10 grandchildren 10 great grandchildren and many nephews, nieces and friends.A memorial service will be held at the Sumner United Methodist Church, 901 Wood Avenue, Sumner, WA. 98390 on Saturday February 19, at 1:00 p.m. She will be missed. Please sign the online guestbook at www.curnowfuneralhome.com.


 


 

Marquette, Sandra (Skiffington)

Friday, February 11, 2011 1:00 AM 

Sandra Skiffington Marquette passed away on February 5, 2011 after a brief bout with pneumonia. She was born in Ellensburg on October 8, 1948, .....


 


 

Mays, Mary Evelyn (Denio)

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 1:00 AM 

Mary Evelyn Mays, 86 years young, was born on January 25, 1925 in Bakersfield, California to Truman and Bertha Denio. She passed away on February .....


 


 

McIntosh, Marlys M.

Monday, February 14, 2011 1:00 AM 

Marlys M. McIntosh was born on Feb. 7, 1925 and passed away peacefully on Feb 10, 2011. She was preceeded in death by her husband ..... 


 


 

Monica Reyes Sauceda

Friday, February 11, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Langevin-Mussetter Funeral HomeOur beloved, Monica Reyes Sauceda, 51 of Goldendale, joined her loved ones in heaven Wednesday, February 9, 2011. Monica had an old soul that lived life as a mother and wife should. Always there with


 


 

NILSA SOTOMAYOR

Nilsa Sotomayor Nilsa Sotomayor, born July 3, 1950 in New York, NY, passed away February 13, 2011 in Tacoma, WA. She is survived by her husband and soulmate, Juan "Roly" Sotomayor, daughters Nina (Jason) Sotomayor-Andrew and Kristina M. Sotomayor, sisters Wandy and Yoly, grandson Holden Andrew, numerous nieces and nephews. and extended family and friends. Visitation will be held on Sat., Feb. 19, 2011 at 11:30 a.m. with Rosary following at 1 p.m., Mass at 2 p.m. at St. John Bosco Church, 10508 112th St. SW Lakewood, WA. Memorials can be made to the


 


 

Naydine May Hall

Saturday, February 12, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

KENNEWICK - Born June 25th 1936 to Clarence and Claudia Sears in Yakima, WA, and passed away peacefully at her home February 5th, 2011 in Kennewick, WA. Naydine was preceded in death by both her parents, brothers David, Stephen and Cliff, a


 


 

Neugen "Slim" Kautz Jr.

Slim was a devoted son, father, brother, grandfather, cousin and friend. His life revolved around commercial fishing, geoduck diving, basketball and baseball. Slim was known to be a mentor to many family and community members. He will be remembered as helpful, kind and slightly extreme.


 


 

Norma Pardue

Monday, February 14, 2011 3:56 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

May 8, 1939 - Feb. 13, 2011 


 


 

OBITUARY: Mary Elizabeth 'Bette' Biffle

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 3:00 AM 

Just after sunset on Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011, as she slept embraced in the love of her family, Mary Elizabeth "Bette" Biffle left behind her earthly body.Bette was born in Lenoir City, Tenn., on Jan. 11, 1925, the only child of Evelyn Lee (Monger) and Allen Crenshaw Taylor. The family moved to El Paso, Texas, at the height [...]


 


 

Orville Richard "Joe" Gault

Sunday, February 13, 2011 1:00 PM 

O. R. "Joe" Gault passed away suddenly Sunday, September 23, 2010, doing what he loved. Joe was born, April 1, 1947, to O.E. "Slim" and Lena Gault at Wenatchee, WA. Joe was raised on the family farm in the Wenatchee area where, along side his brother, Jack Day, his father taught him the value of hard work. This served Joe well throughout his life, including in school.


 


 

Patricia FARROW

Patricia FARROW Patricia passed from this life into the hands of God on February 12, 2011. Born Patricia Ann Smith on August 9, 1937 in Muskegon, Michigan, and known at thetime of her death as 'Mom,' 'Gramma,' 'Patti,' and half of 'Patti and Bill' or 'Mom and Dad.' Loved by all. She moved to Seattle at the age of 16, and graduated from Holy Names Academy. Patti married Patrick Bowling in 1956, and raised six beautiful and loving children, giving of herself in every way. Patti's special family camping trips are treasured memories. She impacted the lives of many people, volunteering and coaching, at school and church, and cooking for the homeless at St. Martin de Porres shelter. Patti fed hungry tummies all her life with her wonderful cooking and baking, and fed their souls with her ready smile, laughter and generous spirit. She gardened avidly, and generously shared her produce, canning and wonderful jam. She married Bill Farrow in 1982, and welcomed his five children into their family as her own. Bill and Patti were a truly loving couple, devoted to each other, and equally devoted to their Catholic faith. They traveled the country together in their camper, then trailer, then motor home, and they lovingly opened their home to their family - children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Intrepid travelers, they made several trips to Thailand and to France, and loved experiencing and learning about the world and its people. They touched the lives of many people the world over, who remember them still. Patti was preceded in death by her daughter, Barbee; her loving father, John; and 'Mom', Mary Towne Smith; her brother, Dave; her Grandmother, Agnes; Aunt Edith and Uncle Crow, who all loved her very much and are welcoming her to heaven. Patti is survived, remembered and loved by her husband, Bill; her brothers, Dan and John; sisters, Susie, Julie and Janie; and by Bill's and her children, Kathleen (Jacky), Teri, John (Judit), Donna (Jerry), Marianne, Pat (Annette), Cathy (Richard), Jeanne (Gloria), John (Nancy) and Dan (Kris); grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, February 17th, at 11 a.m., at St. John the Evangelist Church, 121 N. 80th Street, Seattle. Please sign the on-line Guest Book at www.Legacy.com Hoffner Fisher & Harvey


 


 

Patty Simon

Patty was born on January 13, 1957 in Wenatchee, WA and passed away on February 9, 2011 in Airway Heights, WA. She is survived by her daughters, Yvonne Simon and Rikki Mae Jones (niece); mother, Doris Simon; sisters, Delores Simon (Rick Jones), Virginia (Michael) McAndrews, Rose (Gary) Smith; brothers, Michael Simon, Harland (Carol) Simon, and Samie (Connie) Simon; and several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by Denina May Evans; and father, Samie Simon. Patty loved animals, swimming, talking, and tennis. She loved helping others and will be loved and missed by her family and many friends. Viewing will be held on Wednesday, February 16, 2011 between 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, 508 N. Government Way, Spokane, WA. A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at Fairmount Memorial Park, Sunset Chapel, 5200 W. Wellesley, Spokane, WA


 


 

Paul Herrett

Paul Herrett went to be with the Lord Saturday, February 5, 2011 in Everett, WA. He was born in Mabton, WA and graduated from Toppenish High School. He attended A.A Petterson Business School. Paul served in the Navy during, on a carrier vessel escort, CVE90. He married Doris in June 1946, his wife of 64 years., He was an administrative manager at American Can Co. for 30 years. He also worked in accounting at Molbaks, Inc., Woodinville., He served at many churches and Bothell Sons of Norway., He is survived by his wife, Doris; children, Gail Windsor, Rob (Debbie) and Pam (Don) Koetter; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren., A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, February 20th at Lake Country Baptist Church, Lake Stevens, WA., Memorials may be made to the Church;, ; and Autism Research.


 


 

Paul Leroy Anderson

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ROBERT WAYNE Sr.

Robert Micheal Wayne, Sr. Age 42, of Auburn, died Feb. 11, 2011. He was born Jan. 9, 1969 to Leonard Wayne, Jr. and Judy Baker Wayne in Auburn, WA. Robert loved commercial diving and fishing, construction, and cultural arts, but most of all he loved raising his children and spending time with them. He is survived by his wife Sharon Marie Fryberg-Wayne of Auburn, sons Nicholas Lee Wayne, Robert Michael Wayne, Jr., Vernon Kristopher James Wayne, Joseph Edward Wayne, and Jeffrey Michael Fryberg, all of Auburn, and son Myron Joseph Fryberg of Tulalip, WA; daughters Stephanie Nicole Wayne, Josephine Marie Wayne, Patrice Madonna Fryberg, and Debrale Rose Thomas, all of Auburn; grandson Christopher Eugene Wayne; parents, Leonard Wayne, Jr. and Judy Baker Wayne of Auburn; sister Susan Wayne, brothers Leonard Wayne, III and Kevin Wayne, Sr., all of Auburn. Preceded in death by 2 brothers, William and Brian Wayne. Funeral service will be held Tues., Feb. 15, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at the Muckleshoot Shaker Church in Auburn, WA. Please sign the online guest book at


 


 

ROSEMARIE WINTER

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Richard Lee "Dick" Lawrence

Richard 'Dick' Lee LAWRENCE Richard 'Dick' Lee Lawrence, 68, died January 3, 2011 at Kadlec Medical Center in Richland, WA, due to complications during heart valve replacement surgery. Dick was born October 23, 1942, in Renton, WA and retired in 2002 from his career as a diesel and heavy duty mechanic. He served in the United States Air Force from 1960 to 1966 as an aircraft mechanic specialist stationed in the United States for three years and in Goose Bay, Labrador, Newfoundland for one year followed by two years in the reserves. Dick was preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Ethel, brother Raymond and sister Shirley. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Nancy; son and daughter-in-law, Rick and Misty Lawrence of Kennewick, WA; daughter and son-in-law, Heather and Andrew Payne of West Richland, WA and five grandchildren; Addison, Ashton, Teagan, Holt and Kiesen. Dick is also survived by his brother, Tom Lawrence of Kennewick, WA; sister and brother-in-law, Susan and Tom Allen of Auburn, WA and numerous nieces and nephews to whom he was lovingly known as 'Uncle Papa'. Dick's family would like to express a special thanks to Dr. Chaugle and the entire surgical staff at Kadlec Medical Center for all of their heartfelt care and tremendous services. We are very grateful for their efforts. Services will be held on Friday, February 18 at 1:00 p.m. at Tahoma National Cemetery, 18600 Southeast 240th Street, Kent, WA.


 


 

Richard Lewis Wikle Sr.

Went on to be with the Lord February 11, 2011 at his home following a lengthy illness. Richards final words of wisdom was "I want the people to see Jesus in Me" Richard was born October 8, 1933 in Elizabethton,TN to Mason and Helen Wikle. Richard has one brother Jack Wikle of Michigan. Richard married Gloria Jorden, April 16,1954 and Cynthia Beard, April 26,1976. Richard is survived by six children, Richard Wikle Jr., Barry Wikle, Stephan Wikle, Terri Cordell, Lori Akins and Seth Wikle all of Spokane Washington. He has 12 grandchildren, Jerrod, Nathan, Erica, Angela, Benjamin, Richard, Kenny, Colin, Derik, Shawna, Mikayla, Joey and eight great-grandchildren Kali, Tyanna, Danielle, Alexis, Natalie, Kohl, Joshua and Charlie., Preceded in death by his mother and father Mason and Helen Wikle., Richard served in the United States, and will be interred at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Medical Lake, Washington., Richard was a life long musician and spent the last 20 years using his gift of music for the Lord through many music ministries such as the "Gospel Opry" "Gospel Jamboree" "Mountain View Gospel Opry" and the "Gospel Jubilee". A special thanks to all the musician friends that made Richards life so special., A special Thank you to Horizon Hospice for the wonderful care provided to our family. A special thank you to April, Shawna, John, and Amber for all the love and devotion shown to Richard during his illness., A "Celebration of Life" will be at Valley Assembly of God, Spokane Washington at 2PM Tuesday, February 15. Musicians are welcome. For information call Iris VanDorne 509-499-8440., Interment will be at a later date at Medical Lake Veterans Memorial Cemetery., Memorial Donations to be sent to Partners in Ministries, 2345 Meadowridge Parkway, West Fargo, North Dakota to benefit Lou McCoy's Cancer Treatment.


 


 

Richard M. Warr

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

July 24, 1927-February 7, 2011Keith & Keith Funeral HomeSUNNYSIDE - Richard M. Warr passed away on February 7, 2011 in Sunnyside, Washington. He was born to Merrill R. Warr and Leora Erickson on July 24, 1927 at the fam 


 


 

Richard Marvin Gere II

GERE, Richard, Marvin, II, Passed away in Spokane, Washington on February 12, 2011. Born in Hutchinson, Kansas to Richard Marvin Gere I and Mae Hollinger. He entered the military in 1948 serving in the, until 1968, attaining the rank of Sergeant First Class. He was also a member of the 101st Airborne Division, Screaming Eagles. Richard served three tours in Vietnam. He was a recipient of the, . After retiring from the Army he worked in Sales for the Prudential Insurance Company. He enjoyed talking with people and sharing stories. Richard was very active, walking, hiking and traveling the world. He enjoyed visiting family and loved being with his many children and grandchildren. He will be remembered for his story telling and big heart. Surviving children include: Kathy Gere-Herzog, Lily Richardson, Linda Gere, Richard Marvin Gere III, Sandy Zimmerman, Jimmy Gere, Sharon Richey, Richard Michael Gere, Tina Gere, and Scott Gere. He was also survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Services will be held at the Washington State Veterans' Cemetery at 1:30, Friday, February 18, 2011 in Medical Lake, Washington. Relatives and friends are welcome to attend. SPOKANE CREMATION & FUNERAL SERVICE.


 


 

Richard Raymond Hillaire Jr.

"The mas el ten" Sunrise August 9, 1929 - Sunset February 12, 2011 Survived by brothers, Henry "Penny" Hillaire, and James "Smitty" Hillaire; sister, Helen M. Wilson; daughters, Val-deen Lynn Lambert, and Doreen Eve Vargas; sons, Richard "Moby" Hillaire, Elden "Lala" Hillaire, Rodney Boyd Hillaire, and Albert Bruce Hill-aire; 18 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; and 1 great-great grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews. Richard was preceded in death by his parents, Richard Raymond Hillaire, Sr. and Zetha Paul Hillaire; brother, Frank "Bomber" Hillaire; sisters, Eva Finkbonner, Theresa "Twee" Thomas, and Georgianna Carol Bergs-ma; sons, Matthew "Peaches" Hillaire, Michael Hillaire, Deltan Phillip Hillaire, and Kellee George Hillaire; and grandson, Benjamin D. Hillaire. A prayer service will be held Tuesday, February 15, at 6:00 PM. Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 16, at 10:00 AM. Both services will be at the Wexliem Community Building. You may share your thoughts and memories of Richard in the online guest book at


 


 

Robert Micheal Wayne

Robert Micheal Wayne, Sr. died on February 11, 2011. Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at the Muckleshoot Shaker Church in Auburn, WA. Service directed by Weeks' Funeral Home.


 


 

Roland Oliver Undi

Roland Oliver UNDI Roland was born June 25th 1928 in Seattle, Washington to his parents Johanna and Nells Undi, immigrants from Norway. He was the youngest of the four Undi children, brother Stanley, Norman and sister Eileen. Roland grew up in a thriving logging community that gave him the basis for his hard working ethic. Roland joined the Army and served time in Japan after high school and later graduated from University of Washington. He sold heavy machinery after graduating college and later started his own business, Evergreen Mobile Company in Issaquah, WA manufacturing modular buildings. Evergreen Mobile was founded in 1973 and was a family owned and operated business which quickly became a leader in the modular building industry and was able to corner the market with outstanding customer service. Roland sold his business to a publicly traded company in 1999 at the age of 70. He continued to work everyday managing his commercial properties with his son Shale. Roland was a true self made entrepreneur always committed to the success of his company and employees who built his passion with honesty and handshakes. Roland is a man who was able to fulfill his aspirations along with a little luck. In his spare time Roland enjoyed fishing in Alaska, boating in the San Juan's, Husky football and traveling with his family. Roland was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years Geraldine in 2008. Roland passed peacefully February 12th, while surrounded by his three children, Rhett, Shale and Shauna and their spouses Dianne, Kimberly and Allan. Roland has five grandchildren Britt, Jack, Mitchell, Natalie and Christopher. Join us for a celebration of Roland's life at New Castle Golf and Country Club Thursday February 17th from 4:00-7:00p.m. In lieu of flowers, charitable donations preferred to Disabled American Veterans at: www.dav.org/donate. Friends are invited to share memories, view photos and sign the family's on-line guest book at www.flintofts.com. Arrangements by Flintofts Funeral Home 425-392-6444.


 


 

Ron Richardson

Ron RICHARDSON Ron peacefully passed away on February 7, 2011. He was born on August 5, 1935 in Seattle. Ron was a life-long resident of Seattle. Ron graduated from the University of Washington and was a respected and inspirational teacher, mentor and coach. Ron's love of history and strong sense of community led to his active involvement in various organizations and causes: the Seattle Commons; Fremont History House; Fauntleroy Community Association; SWSHS Log House Museum; Washington Public Campaigns; West Seattle Walking Trails & Map Project; and a proud Garfield Golden Grads member. Ron is loved and cherished by his wife, Sherry; his children, Carrie Lynn Richardson (Paul Giancola), Dan Richardson (Vicki) and Mark Stein (Jenee Westberg); three grandchildren, Justin Banks, Ryan Richardson and Lyric Stein; sister, Lynda Beaton, two nieces; and extended family too numerous to list. A celebration of Ron's extraordinary life will be held on Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at The Hall at Fauntleroy, 9131 California Avenue SW, Seattle 98136. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the University of Washington, Brain Tumor Research Fund, Neurology Department, in memory of Ron Richardson; Central Asia Institute ('Three Cups of Tea'); or the SWSHS - Log House Museum.


 


 

Ronald Lee Ahlf

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SALLY KAYE (SENN) HOOPER

Sally Kaye (Senn) HOOPER Sally Kaye (Senn) Hooper, 75, of Bellevue, WA, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on January 31, 2011 at Overlake Hospital, after an unexpected medical emergency. A bright light has dimmed, but is now shining with the Lord. Sally was born on Sept. 16, 1935 in Spokane, WA to Clement and Alice Senn. She grew up in Sunnyside, WA, the oldest of 4 children. She attended Washington State University and graduated in 1958 in Home Economics/Education. She started teaching High School in Vancouver, WA, moved to Chehalis, WA and retired from the Bellevue School District after 30 years at Interlake High School. Sally married Paul Hooper on August 22, 1959. Together they had 3 sons, Todd (Martie), Craig (Jill) and Jeff (Betsy). Sally was preceded in death by her husband, Paul and her parents. She is survived by her 3 sons, grandchildren Taylor, Kelly , Clay and Johnna; brothers Ron and Don Senn and sister Sherrill Mozey. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 25, 2011 at 1st Presbyterian Church of Bellevue. Remembrances may be made to the Puget Sound Blood Center. An online guest register is available at www.bartonfuneral.com.


 


 

SERVICE NOTICE: Richard A. Poffenroth

Thursday, February 10, 2011 3:00 AM 

Richard A. Poffenroth, 76, of Spokane Valley, died Feb. 8, 2011. Services will be 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Endicott. Interment will follow at Endicott Cemetery. Bruning Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. [...]


 


 

Sandra Skiffington Marquette

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

YAKIMA - Sandra Skiffington Marquette passed away on February 5, 2011 after a brief bout with pneumonia. She was born in Ellensburg on October 8, 1948, the second daughter of Mark and Bernice Skiffington. She attended Lourd


 


 

Scott Hastings

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

Keith & Keith Funeral HomeYAKIMA - Norman Scott Hastings was born August 12, 1955 in Goldendale, WA. He went to be with the loved ones who passed before him on January 31, 2011 in Yakima, WA. Scott served in the U.


 


 

Sophie Scafidi

A celebration of Sophie's life wil be held at the Chapel at St. Michael's Catholic Church at noon on Wednesday, February 16, 2011. Given her lifelong love of the sea, the family requests that donations be made to the Ocean Conservancy in her name.


 


 

Stewart Allen Macklin

Stewart Allen MACKLIN Stewart Allen Macklin passed away on February 13, 2011 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice LifeCareCenter in Wilmington, N.C. Allen was born June 13, 1947, at Portsmouth Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, Virginia, to William Alexander Stewart Macklin and Mary Margaret Macklin (nee, Allen). He is survived by his wife Laura Baxter of Wilmington, NC and his children Christopher Stewart Macklin of Berkeley, California and his daughter Katherine Margaret Macklin of Seattle, WA and his stepdaughter Heath Alexander of Charlotte, NC. He is predeceased by his parents and older sister, Margaret Ann Macklin. Allen grew up in Woolford, Maryland, and Frankfurt, Germany, graduating from Frankfurt American High School in 1965. After pursuing the family career at the U. S. Naval Academy for several years, Allen opted for a different life. He moved to Seattle, WA where he completed B.S. and M.S. degrees in Atmospheric Sciences, and worked at NOAA's Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory for over 35 years, specializing in Alaskan marine ecosystem research. Allen was an avid water aerobics instructor for more than 20 years with a strong following of dedicated exercisers at several Seattle venues. A member at the Seattle Center for Spiritual Living, Allen volunteered many hours of loving service to the Coming of Age program for young teens. He was very active in his high school alumni association and kept the FAHS classes of 1963-66 in close contact. In his spare time Allen enjoyed hiking, cooking, music and travel with his wife. He is continuing his travels now in what he called the last experiment of life. Living with Merkel cell cancer allowed him to meet the most amazing doctors and health care professionals and he never regretted a minute of his treatments. A private memorial service will be held. In lieu of flowers, those that wish to honor Allen may make donations to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation or to the Seattle Center for Spiritual Living. You can also honor his memory by going outside every day, taking a deep breath and just being thankful that you have another day to be nice to people. Please share memories and condolences at www.wilmingtoncares.com. Wilmington Funeral and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099.


 


 

Stoneburg, Olivia "Ollie "

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 1:00 AM 

Olivia "Ollie" Stoneburg passed away on February 7, 2011 at Royal Vista Nursing Home where she received excellent care after 107 years of a good .....


 


 

Stuart Leonard

Thursday, February 10, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

VANCOUVER - Stuart Richard Leonard died peacefully Jan. 12, 2011, in Vancouver, Wash., listening to a Bob Dylan song in the company of his two sons. He was born Aug. 12, 1951, the son of Frank and Bobbie Lewis. Stuart was a po


 


 

Tammi Lee Pereira

Tammi Lee Pereira, 52 of Everett, Washington passed away on February 8, 2011 following a brief illness., She was born April 13, 1958 in Everett. Tammi graduated from Arlington High School in 1976. Tammi married Joe Pereira Jr. in 1985 in Marysville, Washington. She worked as a secretary/receptionist for 33 years with Ramo Construction, retiring in 2009., Tammi enjoyed water skiing, aerobics, exercising and traveling to Hawaii and Mexico., She is survived by her loving husband of 26 years, Joe Pereira Jr.; her mother, Edie Gaswint of Everett; father, Dale Lambert of Idaho; her two younger sisters, Kristi and Kandi; two special nieces, Lacy and Gillian; and her loving dog, Kramer, who was like a child to her., Memorial Service will be held 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 19, 2011 at Purdy & Walters with Cassidy., Reception will follow at the Everett Golf & Country Club., Memorial Donations to Animal Rescue Foundation of Everett (ARF) PO BOX 12817 Everett, WA 98206., Tammi had a beautiful smile and brightened the day of all those around her., Special thanks to all the wonderful nurses and doctors on the 3rd and 4th floor CCU's at Providence Hospital for all their care and compassion.


 


 

Ted Froese

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 4:02 AM - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin Staff 

July 8, 1923 – Feb. 11, 2011


 


 

Theodore R. "T-Bear" Fonis

Ted passed away on January 27, 2011 at the age of 88., He was born on July 23, 1922 in Seattle, WA to Mary (Elsie) and Soterhou (Sam) Foufounis. Ted grew up in Georgetown, WA and attended schools in CA, OR, and WA., In his senior year at Broadway High School, Ted joined the, 1940 and served active duty for six years in the Pacific Theater on the destroyers USS Maury DD 401 and USS DIXIE AD 14, followed by 12 years in the Navy Reserve. He was a life member of the, , Post 1040 in Lynnwood, WA, and a member of Olaf Conclave, Red Cross of Constantine. He enjoyed the many USS Maury reunions held across the country, attending his last one in San Antonio with his daughter in 2002., On October 22, 1952, "T-Bear" was sworn in as a Seattle, working through several divisions including beat officer patrolling First Avenue and the Public Market, prowler car officer and working his way to detective for units of burglary, homicide (14 years) and narcotics. He was an active member of the SPD Marching Unit for 12 years and served as 2nd Lieutenant in the latter years of the team. The drill team participated in many events including President Kennedy's 1961 inauguration and the 1962 Seattle's World Fair. Following his 28 years of civic service, T-Bear was a life member and continued his involvement with the SPD through such organizations as SPD Athletic Association, SPD Relief Association and the Seattle Police Retired Officers Association, holding many offices including President for five years, editor of the Scoop Sheet and was a permanent trustee on the board., Along with his strong ties and involvement with the SPD; Ted was a 50+ year member of the Royal Arch Masons of Washington. In 1958, he was raised to the degree of Master Mason in Rainier Lodge #189. In 1994, he became Grand Master of that Lodge. Ted's numerous Masonic affiliations include 1959 Knight Templar in Rainier Commandery #28, 1968 High Priest of Rainier Chapter #52, 1974 Deputy to the Grand High Priest in Dist #7, 1978 Grand High Priest for Grand Chapter of Washington, King Solomon Chapter #30, Royal Arch Masons of BC, 1995 Thrice Illustrious Master of Adonirm Council #17 Royal and Select Masons of the Cryptic Rite, 1996 Arch #3 Royal Select Masters, Past Sovereign Master of Chinook Council #22 Allied Masonic Degree, York Rite College #54, Puget Sound Council #3 Royal Arch Mariners, and Southgate Lodge #100. Ted also kept busy as life member in the York & Scottish Rites and Order of Scotland, Thistle Clan of Scotland., Ted was a 50+ year member of the Nile Temple of the Shrine 1960, joining the Legion of Honor and serving as Drill Team Captain in 1965-66. He was a founding member (Badge #2) and participated heavily in the Shurtah and Zem Zem units., Among his many civic duties and activities, Ted managed to find spare time for his love of fishing, gardening and working in his wood shop. Over the years, he crafted numerous Masonic wooden gavels, holiday and yard art. Ted loved to cook and garlic was always a staple in his kitchen., Above all was the love for his wife, Betty Lou, who he married in 1959 and with whom he shared the next 46 years. She preceded him in death in 2005 and he now joins her to "view the sun as it sets over the Mountain.", Ted is survived by his lovable dog, Coco; daughter, Debb and son-in-law, Steve Wagner; his grandson, Greg (Katlynn Smith); sister, Margie Ross of Seattle; his aunt, Dutch Hopf of Port Angeles; and many cousins, friends and extended family members., Along with his wife, he was preceded in death by parents and by his sister, Ellen., A Memorial to Ted honoring "A Life Well Lived" will be held at the Nile Center of the Shrine in Mountlake Terrace on Friday, April 1, 2011 at 2:00 p.m., Ted requested that contributions be made to The Royal Arch Children's Heart Foundation or to The Shriner Children's Hospital., Arrangements are under the care of Beck's Funeral Home, Edmonds, WA (425-771-1234)., Please share your memories with the family at becksfuneralhome.com.


 


 

Vella Kenny

Sunday, February 13, 2011 1:00 PM 

Vella Johnson Kenny, age 90, passed away February 10, 2011. She was born January 12, 1921, in Wenatchee, WA and was raised on Badger Mountain. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Kenny, whom she married in 1939; sisters, Alyce Cadman and Dorothy Fosdick; and brothers, Jack and Martin Johnson.


 


 

Violet May Clark

Violet May CLARK Violet May Clark, age 93, passed away February 11, 2011, in Clear Lake, Washington. She had lived in Seattle from 1939 until 3 months prior to her death. She married Thomas W. Clark on March 22, 1947 and they built their home in West Seattle. She was an active member of the White Center FOE. She was preceded in death by her parents, her loving husband, Tom, a step-son-in-law, Eugene Brown, a great-granddaughter Olivia Ann and many close and dear friends. Violet is survived by her step-daughter Barbara Brown of San Jose, CA; son Lawrence (Diana) Clark of Issaquah, WA; daughter Loretta (Bill) Boston of Clear Lake, WA; son Doug Clark of Seattle; grandson Edward (Kathleen) Clark of Yakima, WA; granddaughter Leah (Lucas) Simpson of Clear Lake, WA; granddaughter Kimberlee Clark of Midvale, UT; numerous step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren. Graveside Services will be Tuesday, February 15, at 11:00 a.m. and will be conducted at Evergreen Cemetery, 11111 Aurora Avenue N., Seattle. (Viewing will be held from 10 - 10:30) with The Most Reverend Jeff Craig, Anglican Archbishop, officiating. There will be a gathering for family and friends at the White Center Eagles 10452 15th Ave. S.W. in Seattle at 1 p.m. Memorials are suggested to the Humane Society or the American Heart Association .


 


 

Virginia Laure Randall

Virginia Laure Randall, 57 of Everett, passed away, February 1, 2011. She was born September 16, 1953 in Enumclaw, Washington., Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 21, 2011 at Purdy & Walters with Cassidy. 


 


 

Virginia Mary Ceis

Virginia Mary Ceis, 90, died on February 7, 2011 in Port Townsend, WA. Virginia was born on April 8, 1920., There will be a celebration of Virginia's life held at 3:30 p.m., Saturday, February 19 at the Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Hall, 2333 San Juan Avenue, Port Townsend, followed by a reception at Virginia's house, 627 Willow St, Port Townsend. Friends are invited to both events.


 


 

Virginia Varnell Dunn

Ginna died January 28, 2011 in Seattle. She was born November 3, 1916 in Spokane, Washington and moved to Seattle at age 7. She was the only child of Elizabeth and George Varnell. Her father was Sports Editor of the Spokane Chronicle and later, for many years, the Seattle Times, and was a nationally known collegiate football referee. Her grandfather, Patrick Henry Winston, was Washington State Attorney General from 1897 to 1901. Ginna grew up on Capitol Hill and attended Seward Elementary, Lowell School and Broadway High School. She was a 1937 graduate of the University of Washington, where she majored in English, was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority, and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. During World War II Ginna worked for the government as a censor reading mail to and from the war front. On December 29, 1945 she married Maurice Spencer (Mike) Dunn. They lived in north Seattle on family property that is now part of the Dunn Gardens. Mr. Dunn was the first and long-time manager of the First Hill branch of Peoples Bank. Ginna's many community activities included full-time volunteer librarian at Broadview Elementary School, an early member of the Board of ACT Theatre, and President of the Lakeside Mothers Club. Ginna is survived by her daughter Virginia (Vinny) Dunn of London and two sons, Patrick Dunn and Ned Dunn of Seattle, her daughters-in-law Susan Dunn and Patty Carr, and her eight grandchildren: Eden Sanders, Kate Sanders, Rachael Sanders, Oliver Sanders, Katherine Dunn, Sara Kirschenman, Michael Dunn and Carson Dunn. She was predeceased by her daughter Dorothy in 1950, her husband Mike in 1981, and her son-in-law Raymond Sanders in 2002. A memorial service will be held at the Florence Henry Memorial Chapel in The Highlands at 11:00 am, Saturday, February 26. For directions, call (206) 363-4319. Remembrances and celebration at 12:00 Noon, February 26 at the Seattle Golf Club, 210 NW 145th Street. Memorial contributions in Ginna's name may be made to St. Dunstan's Church of the Highlands Parish, P. O. Box 33029, Seattle, WA, 98133; The Dunn Gardens, P. O. Box 77126, Seattle, WA, 98177; or the Mike and Ginna Dunn LEEP Endowment, Lakeside School, 14050 1st Avenue N.E., Seattle, WA 98125.


 


 

Vivian M. Lloyd

Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:02 PM - Yakima Herald-Republic Staff 

September 16, 1920 - February 4, 2011PUYALLUP - A former longtime resident of Yakima, Vivian Lloyd died peacefully in Puyallup on February 4, 2011 following a short illness. She was 90. Vivian was born in Northern Minnesota and mov 


 


 

Wilburn Raymond "Ray" McCarrell

Tuesday, February 15, 2011 1:00 PM 

Wilburn Raymond "Ray" McCarrell Moses Lake, WA 


 


 

William R. "Bill" Bradshaw

Thursday, February 10, 2011 1:00 PM 

Bill died on February 2, 2011, in Sun City West, AZ. He was 73 years old, and had attended Leavenworth, WA schools, graduating in 1955. 


 


 

Wynona Richardson

Thursday, February 10, 2011 1:00 PM 

Wynona Richardson, age 75, of Bellevue, WA, passed away on February 2, 2011, at the home of her daughter. She and her husband, Larry, celebrated 53 years of marriage on December 7, 2010. He preceded her in death by 34 days. She was diagnosed with cancer in 2008, and faced her treatment with great courage.


 


 

YVONNE JUNE STONE

Yvonne June Stone was born June 25, 1934 near Galesburg, Kansas. She went to meet her Savior, Jesus Christ, on February 10, 2011., June moved to Concrete in 1941 with her family and dedicated her life to becoming a medical missionary in Africa at age fifteen., After graduating from Concrete High School as validictorian she attended Davis Memorial Bible College in New York graduating again with high honors. She then graduated from Everett General Hospital's nursing program and spent the following year working as a surgical nurse in Everett. From there she traveled to Paris, France and attended Sorbonne College learning the French language. French Equatorial Africa (now called Central African Republic), was her final destination. After traveling to Fort Crampel to learn the local dialect, Sango, June was now ready to do hospital work in Africa as a missionary nurse., Her experiences throughout her forty years in Africa were amazing., At retirement June returned to Everett, WA where she continued her ministry through the Calvary Baptist Church., June is survived by sisters Lavone Newell-Reim (Dick), Judy Coffell (Bob), brothers Chuck (Patty), Bill (Karen), and Jack Stone; two sisters-in-law, Barbara Stone and Lorraine Stone; many nieces and nephews survive their Dear Aunt June. Her extended church family encompasses the world., She was preceded in death by her parents Charles and Vera Stone, brothers David, Marion, and Robert and Sister Gertrude., Services for June will be held on Saturday, February 19, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 3332 Colby Avenue, Everett, WA 98201., Burial will take place at 3:00 pm at Forest Park Cemetary in Concrete, WA., Memorial donations may be made to Baptist Mid Missions (Ippy Hospital Fund), P.O. Box 308011, Cleveland, OH 44130; Calvary Baptist Church, 3332 Colby Ave. Everett, WA 98201; or Community Bible Church, P.O. Box 88, Concrete, WA 98237.


 


 

Yvonne June Stone

Yvonne June Stone was born June 25, 1934 near Galesburg, Kansas. She went to meet her Savior, Jesus Christ, on February 10, 2011., June moved to Concrete with her family in 1941 and dedicated her life to becoming a medical missionary in Africa at age fifteen. After graduating from Concrete High School as validictorian she attended Davis Memorial Bible College in New York, graduating again with high honors. She then graduated from Everett General Hospital's nursing program and spent the following year working as a surgical nurse in Everett. From there she traveled to Paris, France and attended Sorbonne College, learning the French language. French Equatorial Africa (now called Central African Republic) was her final destination. After traveling to Fort Crampel to learn the local dialect, Sango, June was now ready to do hospital work in Africa as a missionary nurse., Her experiences throughout her forty years in Africa are amazing., At retirement, June returned to Everett, WA where she continued her ministry through the Calvary Baptist Church., June is survived by sisters, Lavone Newell-Reim (Dick) and Judy Coffell (Bob); brothers, Chuck (Patty), Bill (Karen), and Jack Stone; two sisters-in-law, Barbara Stone and Lorraine Stone; and many nieces and nephews survive their Dear Aunt June., Her extended church family encompasses the world., She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Vera Stone; brothers, David, Marion, and Robert; and sister, Gertrude., Services for June will be held on Saturday, February 19, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 3332 Colby Avenue, Everett, WA 98201., Burial will take place at 4:00 p.m. at Forest Park Cemetery in Concrete, WA., Memorial donations may be made to Baptist Mid Missions (Ippy Hospital Fund), P.O. Box 308011, Cleveland, OH 44130; Calvary Baptist Church, 3332 Colby Ave. Everett, WA 98201; or Community Bible Church, P.O. Box 88, Concrete, WA 98237.

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