Obituaries for December 2005

Obituary

Mabel A. Huff

Omak, WA

Mabel A. Huff, 86, of Omak, Wash. and former Mt. Vernon resident, passed away on Monday, Dec. 19, 2005 at Central Washington Hospital. She was born on Jan. 28, 1919 at the Helsel Family Ranch in Edgemont, S.D. Mabel was ...

Mabel Mildred Tugaw Carlton

Okanogan, WA

Mabel Mildred (Tugaw) Carlton was born Aug. 27, 1909 to Joseph and Elizabeth Tugaw. She was the last survivor of 12 children. She married Walter Carlton on Dec. 29, 1925 in Okanogan. Mabel passed away at Mid-Valley Hospital on Sunday, ...

Sharon R. Wilging

Coulee Dam, WA

Sharon R. Wilging, 63, recently of the Coulee Dam, Wash., area, died on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2005 at Coulee Community Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer. Sharon was born on June 5, 1942 in Portland, Ore., to LaVerne and ...

Douglas Tarnowske

Omak, WA

Douglas Tarnowske, 85, of Omak, Wash. passed away at his home Dec. 15, 2005. He was born Jan. 8, 1920 to Paul and Magdalena Tarnowske. Doug was raised in Chicago, Ill. He left home at an early age and joined ...

Harry Howard Hubbard

Riverside, WA

Harry Howard Hubbard, 88, of Riverside, Wash., passed away Dec. 13, 2005. He was born in Tonasket, Wash. July 3, 1917 to Ralph and Lela (Collier) Hubbard. Harry was a well driller and farmer for many years and also served ...

Morris James O'Neil

Omak, WA

Morris James O’Neil, 79, of Omak died Dec. 4, 2005 at Valley Care Center, Okanogan. Morris was born April 24, 1926 in Oroville, Wash. to Robert James and Cora Belle (Morris) O’Neil. He was raised on a cattle ranch but ...

Mary Carter Blackwill

Mary Carter Blackwill was born Sept. 18, 1910, in Kansas City, Mo. As a young girl she moved to California with her family and they settled in the town of Lindsey. Her family was active in church and Mary played ...

Christopher James Duke

Okanogan, WA

Christopher “Chris” James Duke, 23, Okanogan, died Nov. 27, 2005, due to an automobile accident. Chris was born July 10, 1982, in Omak, Wash. to Ken and Judith “JuDee” Duke. Chris was said to be very protective and loyal to ...

Bobbie Wayne Heggie

Omak, WA

Bobbie (Bob) Wayne Heggie, 57, of Omak, Wash., lost his long courageous battle with cancer at home Thursday, Dec. 1, 2005. He was born Sept. 27, 1948, in Searcy, Ark., to Harlon and Jimmie Geraldine “Jerry” Heggie. When he was ...

Winifred I. Glirstien

Okanogan, WA

Winifred I. Glirstien, 80, passed away Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005, in Okanogan at Valley Care Center where he had been a resident for the past year. She was born to Eric and Mary Wood Jan. 9, 1925, in Okanogan, Wash. ...

Rita Charlene Coon-Infante

Okanogan, WA

Rita Charlene Coon-Infante was born in Auburn, Wash. May 17, 1967. Rita left us here on earth Nov. 19, 2005 in Okanogan, Wash. Rita is survived by her mother, Rita; two brothers, Jason and Keith; and her six children, Crystal, ...

Jeannie Joann Caveness

Omak, WA

Jeannie Joann Caveness, 65, of Omak, died Dec. 2, 2005, at Mid-Valley Hospital, after an extended illness. She was born on Sept. 6, 1940, in Lebanon, Mo., to Gene and Sara Rice and was raised in the Catholic faith. Joann ...

James Seamore Costello Sr.

Dayton, WA

James Seamore Costello, Sr., 75, of Dayton, Wash., died Thursday, Dec. 2, 2005. He was born in Bladenboro, N.C., Sept. 17, 1930, to Gertrude and Luther Costello, Sr. He served in the U.S. Navy on the USS Los Angeles Keyes ...

Cynthia Jett Charles

Okanogan, WA

Born Cynthia Black on July 3, 1961. Passed away in her home November 11, 2005. Cindy loved her children most of all and her family and friends. She was devoted to those she loved and was always there for them. ...

Cordella Lorraine McNeil Kinman

Della (Cordella) McNeil Kinman’s earthly duties were completed Nov. 23, 2005 as she was called by the Lord to rejoin many family members who had left before her. Della was a legend in her time and has left many memories ...