Obituaries for June 2008

Obituary

Dr. James H. Boothe

Raleigh, NC

Dr. James H. Boothe, 91, of Raleigh, N.C. formerly of Montvale, N.J. and Ocean Gate, N.J. died June 18, 2008. He was born in Okanogan, Wash. on Nov. 2, 1916 to the late James H. and Georgine Boothe. James earned ...

Gloretta Lynn

Omak, WA

On Tuesday, June 17, 2008, Gloretta (Glo) Lynn passed away at her home in Omak, Wash. She was born on Aug. 30, 1935, to Albert and Grace LaVigne in Muleshoe, Tex. As a young girl, her family moved to Okanogan ...

Gertrude Short

Spokane, WA

Gertrude "Trudi" Short, 84, passed away on June 12, 2008 in Spokane, Wash. following a long illness. Trudi and her twin sister, Grace, were born Aug. 18, 1923 in Timentwa, Wash. to parents, Charles and Frances Hassenpflug. She attended Long ...

Eva Nada Smith Bulow

Omak, WA

Eva Nada Smith Bulow, 88, of Omak passed on to be with her Lord and Savior on June 15, 2008 at Valley Care Center in Okanogan. Eva was born on Oct. 18, 1919 to Vincent Smith and Myrtle (Goodell) Smith ...

William Fredrick Nessly Sr.

Wenatchee, WA

William Fredrick Nessly Sr., 88, a resident of Wenatchee for the past ten years, passed away June 7, 2008 following a brief illness. William “Bill” Nessly was born Jan. 17, 1920 to Arthur C. and Alice L. (Brooks) Nessly in ...

Roberta Jean Farver Holbrook

Former Omak resident, Roberta Jean Holbrook, passed away on May 31, 2008 at the Cheney Care Center. Roberta was born on Oct. 13, 1924 in Tonasket, Wash. to Ralph and Wauneta Farver and was the eldest of four children. She ...

Daniel Alexander Vogle

Nespelem, WA

Daniel Alexander Vogle aka Daniel Howard Swinyar Nespelem As the gentle music of the Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus raised its notes of comfort on the Methow, their music formed billows of comfort that carried Dan Alexander Vogle to his ...

Ira Jay Cox

Okanogan, WA

Ira Jay Cox, 85, of Okanogan, Wash. passed away at the Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee, Wash. Thursday morning June 5, 2008 surrounded by family. Ira was born on Owhi Flats near Nespelem, Wash. on May 26, 1923 to Elmer ...

Murray W. Chunn

Murray W. Chunn, 86, passed away on June 5, 2008. Murray was born to Glenn and Charlotte Chunn on Jan. 23, 1922, in North Battleford, Saskatchewan. Murray was a man of many talents. He was a hard working rancher, spent ...

Glen O. Breiler

Omak, WA

Glen O. Breiler was born in Wenatchee, Wash. on Oct. 16, 1925 to Fred and Ella Breiler. He passed away June 9, 2008 at Park Place surrounded by his family. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. Glen ...

W. C. Watson

Tonasket, WA

W.C. Watson (known as Pete) was born on April 15, 1937 in Eads, Tenn. to William Thomas Watson and Lorene (Bennard) Watson. Pete served in the U.S. Army from 1954-1956 where he traveled to Germany and France. Pete loved to ...

Dwight Tugaw

Okanogan, WA

Dwight "Swede" Tugaw, 76, of Okanogan died peacefully at his home on Thursday, June 12, 2008 surrounded by his family. Swede, with twin brother, Frenchie, were born in Riverside, Wash. on March 16, 1932 to Thomas and Coral Tugaw. Swede ...

Paul H. Stout

Chiliwist, WA

Paul Stout passed away May 31, 2008 at Central Washington Hospital at Wenatchee, Wash. He was born Dec. 23, 1911 in the Chiliwist. He was the last pioneer of the Chiliwist. He was born, raised and worked his whole life ...

Kristen Hawkins-Birch

Bridgeport, WA

Kristen Hawkins-Birch, 34, of Bridgeport, passed away May 16, 2008 at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane from injuries suffered May 11. Kristen was born Dec. 31, 1973 in Tucson, Ariz. She grew up in Boulder City, Nev. After graduating ...

Patricia A. Libby

Tonasket, WA

She will never be forgotten. Patricia A. Libby, much loved daughter, sister and friend of many, passed away peacefully at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Wash. on May 18, 2008. Patricia was born Aug. 18, 1939, in West Buxton, ...

Delmar Neal Fowler

Okanogan, WA

Delmar Neal Fowler, 84, of Okanogan, Wash. passed away at his home on May 30, 2008. Delmar was born March 18, 1924 to Willard and Fern Fowler in Republic, Wash. The family moved to Okanogan in 1929 where Delmar attended ...

Winifred L. Harper

Aeneas Valley, WA

Winifred L. Harper, 84, died suddenly on Jan. 23, 2008 in a fire in her home in Aeneas Valley, Wash. Her husband, Bill, was badly burned and is recovering at their son's home in Castro Valley, Calif. Wini was born ...

William Hudson Stapp III

William 'Willie' Hudson Stapp III, 63, of Okanogan passed away on May 31, 2008 at Deaconess Medical Center in Spokane, following a brief illness. William was born on Nov. 28, 1944 in Fannon County Texas to William Stapp Jr. and ...

Robert Patrick Timm

Okanogan, WA

Robert (Bob) Patrick Timm Okanogan Bob Timm passed away May 30, 2008 at his home on the family ranch. Bob was born Aug. 14, 1950 to Fred and Sally Mary Timm of Okanogan. He attended school in Okanogan, graduating in ...

Dale Sparber

Omak, WA

In Loving Memory... Dale Sparber of Omak embarked on a new journey on Thursday, May 22, 2008 as a result of a heart attack. Dale had numerous accomplishments in his 70 years of life which began in Clarkston, Wash. on ...