Obituaries for November 2005

Obituary

Jack Clingan Fitterer

Pendleton, OR

Former Omak resident Jack Clingan Fitterer, 83, passed away Nov. 26, 2005 at Pendleton, Ore. Mr. Fitterer was born Nov. 27, 1921 in Galatin, Mo. to Frank C. and Norris Tomlinson Fitterer. His family lived in Pendleton from 1923 to ...

William R. Kells

Riverside, WA

William R. Kells, 56, of Riverside, died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, at Mid-Valley Hospital in Omak. He was born July 21, 1949, in Tonasket, Wash., to Ernie and Elizabeth Kells. William served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. ...

Ruth V. Peare

Roslyn, WA

Ruth V. Peare, 88, of Roslyn, died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, at her home. She was born in Ontario, Ore., on March 22, 1917, a daughter of Frank and Nell Hawkins. She was raised and educated in Okanogan. She and ...

William Raymond Graves

Spokane, WA

William Raymond Graves, 78, passed away Nov. 13, 2005, in Spokane, Wash., following an extended illness. Will was born July 13, 1927, in Oral, S.D., to William and Kate Graves. In 1935, the family moved to Curlew, Wash. He attended ...

Ronald Jack Davis

Omak, WA

Ronald “Ronnie” Jack Davis, 55, Omak, passed away, Nov. 14, 2005, at Mid-Valley Hospital, Omak, surrounded by family and friends, after an extended and courageous battle from complications with diabetes. Ron was born in Omak June 7, 1950, to Jack ...

Howard Ansil Fulfer

Howard was born on May 23, 1915, to Glen and Hilda (Moore) Fulfer near Springfield, Ill. When he was five the family came west to California where he grew up. In 1943 he enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps ...

Betty Jane Thomson

Omak, WA

Betty Jane Thomson, 79, a 50-year resident of Omak, died Oct. 31, 2005, after an extended illness. Betty was born Feb. 18, 1926, to Jack and Violet G. Tedford at Wenatchee, WA. As a child she lived in Ardenvoir. Betty ...

Herbert L. Poole

Omak, WA

Herbert L. Poole, 88, of Omak, died Nov. 7, 2005, at home with his family. Herbert was born April 18, 1917, in Mansfield to Herbert C. and Margaret (Fitzgerald) Poole. He was baptized into the Catholic faith. Herbert served in ...

Eva J. Rasmussen

Okanogan, WA

Eva J. Rasmussen of Okanogan, 96, passed away at her home Nov. 10, 2005. Eva was born Aug. 16, 1909, in Almira, Wash., to the late Jonas Jessen and Elizabeth Busch Jessen. The Jessen family, with their eight children, moved ...

James R. Trudaux

Hoquiam, WA

James R. Trudeaux, 71, a resident of Hoquiam, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at the Ditton home in Hoquiam. Jim was born July 25, 1934, in Red Wing, Minnesota to Hayes and Esther (Johnson) Trudeaux. At the age of 17, ...

Q.V. Murphy

Omak, WA

Q.V. Murphy, 85, of Omak, died Oct. 31, 2005, at the Rocking Chair Ranch in Omak, Wash. She was born March 9, 1920, in Aurora, Ark., to Oscar and Viola Thomas. Q.V. married Arliss “Pat” Murphy on Nov. 2, 1935. ...

Charles Fremman Luntsford

Omak, WA

Charles Freeman Luntsford, 57, Omak went to be with his Lord Oct. 29, 2005 at home. He was born Feb. 20, 1948 in Republic, Wash. to John and Opal (Moss) Luntsford. He grew up in Republic and later worked at ...

Mary Jeanette Cunz

Spokane, WA

Mary Jeanette Cunz, 80, passed away Nov. 5, 2005 in Spokane. She was born Oct. 1, 1925 in Okanogan, Wash., the daughter of William H. and Mary Ellen "Nell" (Driscoll) Ehlers. Jeanette, as she loved to be called, graduated from ...

Jared Edward Lybarger

Jared Edward Lybarger, 24, passed away Oct. 29, 2005, the victim of a motorcycle accident in Mesa, Arizona. Jared’s life was celebrated at Grace Episcopal Church, Muskogee, Oklahoma at Noon on Saturday, Nov. 5. with Father Kirk Woodliff and Reverend ...

Roberta Margaret Nelson

Bellevue, WA

Roberta “Bobbie” Margaret Nelson passed away at home in Bellevue on Oct. 26, 2005. She was born on May 11, 1940 to Mike and Dorothy Rowe in St. Cloud, Minn. She graduated from Omak High School in 1958 and from ...

Tommy D. Anderson

Omak, WA

Tommy D. Anderson, 41, of Omak died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2005. He was born in Evreux, France on May 3, 1964 and lived most of his life in Washington. He served in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged in ...

Bessie Moothart

Okanogan, WA

Bessie Moothart, 94, died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005 at Valley Care Center, Okanogan, Wash. She was born Sept. 9, 1911 in Egeland, North Dakota to Thomas and Flossie (Newcommer) Barnhart. Her mother died when she was 7 years old and ...

Edith Elizabeth Spurlock Fritz

Omak, WA

Edith Elizabeth Spurlock Fritz, 82, of Omak went home to be with her Lord and Saviour, Friday, October 28, 2005. She was at Mid-Valley Hospital. Edith was born May 19, 1923 in Omak to Charles Hendrex and Lucy May (Holt) ...

Howard Greenleaf

Moses Lake, WA

Howard (Hermit) Greenleaf, 68, lost his battle with Parkinson Disease, Oct. 20, 2005 at Samaritan Hospital, Moses Lake, Wash. Born and raised in San Diego, he moved to Mt. Hull in 1970. He built his dream home and became a ...

Jordan Timothy Brandenburg

Winthrop, WA

Jordan Timothy Brandenburg, 18, passed away Oct. 16, 2005 due to injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident near Yachats, Ore. Jordan was born Nov. 19, 1986 in Spokane, Wash. Jordan spent his early years in the Seattle area, moving ...