Obituaries for April 2006

Obituary

Charles Harper Golm

Omak, WA

Charles “Chuck” Harper Golm, 61, of Omak died April 10, 2006 in Okanogan, Wash. He was born Jan. 6, 1945 in Omak, Wash. to F.A. “Buck” and Marciel “Shorty” Golm. Chuck attended Omak schools 12 years and was class president ...

Wesley Newton

Omak, WA

Wesley Newlon, 92, of Omak, died April 10 at Mid-Valley Hospital. He was born Aug. 28, 1913 in Spangle, Wash. Wesley lived in the Okanogan/Omak area since 1946. He was a member of the Elks Lodge. Wesley is survived by ...

Edward Oscar Priest

Okanogan, WA

Edward Oscar Priest, 53, of Okanogan passed away on March 25, 2006. He was born on March 29, 1952 in Ogden, Utah. Ed loved his family and friends. He was always there when you needed him and he was liked ...

Glenda Charlene Thomas

Tonasket, WA

Glenda Charlene Thomas, 62, of Tonasket, Wash., passed away on April 11, 2006. Glenda was born Sept. 6, 1943 to Mick and Valeen Reynolds in Pampa, Texas. She is survived by her husband, Arthur “Bob” Thomas; one daughter, Janet; Bob’s ...

Betty Louise Hammons

Okanogan, WA

Betty Louise Hammons Okanogan Betty Louise Hammons, 72, passed away at her home in Okanogan on April 6, 2006. Betty was born Nov. 17, 1933 in Artesia, New Mexico, to Virgil and Velma Drennan. She is survived by three daughters, ...

Floyd Cecil Thornton

Tonasket, WA

Floyd C. Thornton, 86, of Tonasket, passed away on April 14, 2006, at Apple Meadows Care Center in Omak. Floyd was born in Sunnyslope, Wash., June 2, 1919, to Roy C. and Theo (Patterson) Thornton. He moved with his family ...

Patricia M. Belles

Omak, WA

Patricia M. Belles, 64, of Omak, died Monday, April 3, 2006 at home. Patricia was born Jan. 5, 1942, in Yakima, Wash. She graduated from Omak High School in 1959 and then went on to Wenatchee Valley College. Patricia was ...

Kenneth Richard Jackson

Omak, WA

Kenneth Richard Jackson, 76, of Omak, died April 5, 2006 at the Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee, Wash. He was born June 22, 1929 in Detroit, Mich. to Charles and Bertha Jackson. He is survived by his wife, Annette Jackson ...

Helen Olivia Wix

Okanogan, WA

Helen Olivia Wix, age 102 of Okanogan/Omak, passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2006, at Omak Apple Springs Assisted Living Home. Helen Olivia Virginia Woodbury, was born Dec. 18, 1903 at the Stevens County Washington homestead to parents William J. and ...

Christopher John Watson

Christopher John Watson was born Aug. 10, 1979 and passed away at his residence on Wednesday, March 28, 2006. Chris was born to John Spencer Watson and Julia (Jones) Watson in Omak, Wash. He lived in Twisp, Wash. until he ...

George F. Wellman

Conconully, WA

George F. Wellman, 86, of Conconully, died March 24, 2006 at Hansen House of pneumonia. He was born April 6, 1919 in Buxton, England to Fred and Freda Wellman. They moved to the Everett area in 1921. George attended Granite ...

Ruth Marie Lockwood

Okanogan, WA

Ruth Lockwood, 84, passed away peacefully at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee, Washington, on Sunday, March 26, 2006. Ruth Marie Maloney was born Sept. 16, 1921, in Canton, Ohio to Robert and Marjorie Maloney. As a young child, her family ...

Larry DeVon

Oroville, WA

Larry DeVon, 67, of Oroville, died on Thursday, March 30, 2006, in Wenatchee. He was born on May 7, 1938, in Okanogan to parents Albert and Dora (Bush) DeVon. Larry grew up in Okanogan and Conconully. During his early years, ...