Obituaries for December 2007

Obituary

Dr. Louis C. Vejraska

Omak, WA

Dr. Louis C. Vejraska passed away Dec. 19, 2007. Lou was born June 24, 1921 to his parents, Louis and Mary Vejraska in Odell, Neb. He graduated in 1939 from Odell High School. He entered the University of Nebraska in ...

Carolyn Jean Bullard

Omak, WA

Carolyn Jean Bullard was born to Carolyn Elizabeth and Alvin William Bullard on Sept. 11, 1930 in Southern California. She was the oldest of five girls; Doris, Bonnie, Beryl and Nancy. After graduating from Grants Pass High School in Grants ...

James A. Cheek

Omak, WA

James A. “Al” Cheek, 79 of Omak passed away Dec. 15, 2007 at the Valley Care Center in Okanogan. Al was born April 30, 1928 to Albert and Evie Cheek of Roanoke, Va. At a young age, Al decided to ...

Kenneth J. Stuart

Bend, OR

Kenneth J. “Ken” Stuart Bend, Oregon Kenneth J. "Ken" Stuart, 85, died Monday, Dec.17, 2007 in Bend, Ore. of natural causes. Private bedside services were held. Ken was born Feb. 14, 1922, in Dallas, Teas., the son of Kenneth and ...

Eva Marie Smith

Inchelium WA

Eva M. Smith, a long-time resident of Inchelium, Wash. passed away on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2006 at the age of 82. Eva was born on June 9, 1924 in Inchelium, Wash., the daughter of Basil and Louise Kay (Burns) Peone. ...

Ethel Lola Hoover

Omak, WA

Ethel Lola Hoover, 86, went with the Lord on Dec. 12, 2007 surrounded by her loving family. Ethel was born on May 16, 1921 to Lola Grace (Ticen) Jaques-Jensen and Harry White in Bowbells, N.D. Ethel Lola Jaques-White married Leonard ...

Phyllis Emily Root Petersen

Okanogan, WA

Phyllis Emily Root Petersen passed away peacefully Dec. 9, 2007 at Deaconess Hospital in Spokane. Phyllis was surrounded by loved ones - her husband, all seven children and some grandchildren - at the time of her passing. Phyllis was born ...

Freda Mildred Henderson Terney

Malott, WA

Freda Mildred Henderson-Terney Malott Freda Mildred Henderson-Terney, 87, passed away Dec. 8, 2007 at Deaconess Hospital in Spokane, Wash. with her husband, Ed Terney; son, Gary Henderson; granddaughter, Alyssa; and dear friend, Michael Swartsel by her side. Her health has ...

Howard J. George

Omak, WA

Howard J. "Joehoss" George, 71, of Omak died Dec. 15, 2007 at the Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane, Wash. Howard was born March 18, 1936 in Darrington, Wash. to Stephen and Viney (Moses) George. He lived with his common-law wife ...

Ignacia C. Asmussen

Brewster, WA

Ignacia C. Asmussen, "Tiny" "Dona Nacha" , 66, a forty-year resident of Brewster, died at her home Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007 after a hard fought battle with cancer. She was born Feb. 1, 1941 in Arenal De Morelos Ahualulco San ...

Carlos F. Swayze

Okanogan, WA

Carlos F. Swayze, 68, of Okanogan, Wash., beloved husband, son, brother, father, grandfather, and friend passed away surrounded by his family on Dec. 2, 2007 at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee after a courageous battle with cancer. Born March 23, ...

Gary Lee Robbins

Omak, WA

Gary Lee Robbins Omak Gary Lee Robbins, 54, Omak, passed away at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee, Dec. 2, 2007. He was born Oct. 13, 1953 in Omak to Thomas Lee and Marcille Crudup Robbins. He attended school in Omak ...

Eric Rockwell Wood

Eric (Bud) Rockwell Wood was born on the Colville Indian Reservation in Lafleur, Wash., Feb. 28, 1928 to Eric and Mary "Wells" Wood. Going to the Great Provider on Dec. 2, 2007. He married Patricia Ann Boyd, Sept. 12, 1948 ...

Edward Willis Joseph

Omak, WA

Edward Willis "Willy" Joseph passed away Dec. 7, 2007. He was born Dec. 1, 1936 to Cashmere and Mae Monaghan Joseph at Kewa, Wash. He was one of nine children. He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret; and ...

Konnie Lee Demmitt Cowen

Yakima, WA

Konnie Lee (Demmitt) Cowen, 60 of Yakima went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, Nov. 23, 2007 after her courageous battle with cancer. Konnie was born July 28, 1947 in Twisp, Wash. to Gene and ...

Paul G. Krebs Jr.

Belvedere, WA

A brief of Paul G. Krebs JR.: a man of big dream to make the world better. He was born in Gorham, Kansas March 23, 1920, and passed peacefully away at his home near Coulee Dam on Nov. 22, 2007. ...