Obituaries for December 2009

Obituary

Parker Nolan Brown

Omak, WA

Parker Nolan Brown, age 8 years old, left this earth and went up to be an angel in Heaven on Dec. 20, 2009. He fought cancer from age two until eight for 6½ years. He died in a loving home ...

Eva Lou Fowler

Steptoe, WA

Eva Lou Fowler, 81, of Steptoe, died early Christmas morning. She was born Dec. 15, 1928, in Port Townsend, Wash., to Oscar Winters and his wife Fannie Elisa (Bradshaw) Winters. She was the youngest of eight children: Roscoe Winters, Laura ...

Harold C. Glover

Omak, WA

Harold C. Glover, 99, of Omak, died Friday, Dec. 18, 2009, at Valley Care Nursing Home after three years at Apple Meadows receiving loving care. He was born Jan. 2, 1910, in Springfield, Neb., to Perry and Ethel (Oatney) Glover. ...

Leonard Allen Gregg

Omak, WA

Longtime Omak resident, Leonard Allen Gregg, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2009, at home. Born July 28, 1936, in Pittsburgh County, Okla., Leonard came to Omak in 1948 with his parents and three brothers. He married Marjorie McFarland in ...

Donald L. Vining

Green Valley, AZ

Donald L. Vining, 76, Green Valley, Ariz., entered into eternal peace on Dec. 4, 2009, after an extended illness. Don was born in Bemidji, Minn., on Sept. 1, 1933, to Leroy and Flora (Argo) Vining. The family would then move ...

John A. Hatch

Okanogan, WA

John A. “Jack” Hatch, of Okanogan, died Nov. 23, 2009, at the Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Wash. John was born Jan. 17, 1923, in Pateros, Wash., to John and Bessie Hatch. He attended Bremerton High School, served in the ...

Sadie A. Cates Wells

Omak, WA

Sadie A. (Cates) Wells, 78, passed away Dec. 14, 2009, at Rose Garden Estates in Omak, Wash., after a brief battle with cancer. She was born to John "Nelson" and Villetta M. (Fulford) (Cates) McConnell on Oct. 20, 1931, near ...

Philip Donald Wintermute

Lansing, MI

Philip Donald Wintermute, 63 years of age, beloved brother, friend and uncle, died Sept. 8, 2009, at his home in Lansing, Mich. He was born Feb. 26, 1945, in Weiser, Idaho. Phil was a long-time resident of Michigan. He traveled ...

Charlotte May Van Brunt

Omak, WA

Long-time Omak resident Charlotte 'Connie' May Van Brunt died at home Dec. 12, 2009. Connie was born May 21, 1932, to Alice and Charles Connacher and was among Omak High School’s class of 1950. She battled a form of cancer ...

Delmar G. Barrett

Wenatchee, WA

Delmar G. 'Del' Barrrett, 78, a resident of Wenatchee, died Sunday, Dec. 13, 2009, in the company of his family at Colonial Vista Care Center in Wenatchee . Del was born on March 10, 1931, in Nashua, Mo., to Jesse ...

Aileen Hansen

Kirkland, WA

Aileen Hansen, 90, of Kirkland, Wash., died Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009. She was a resident of Malott, Wash., for 50-plus years. Aileen was born and raised in Tennessee. She met her first husband, Bill Phillips, while working in the packing ...

Judy Bucholz

Riverside, WA

Judy was born April 9, 1937, in Port Townsend, Wash., to Judd and Grace (Durbin) Hathaway. She grew up in a large family, with older brother, Glen; big sister, Darlene; and younger sister, Bonnie. There were many talented singers and ...

Virgie Catherine Arnt Todd

Okanogan, WA

Virgie Catherine Arnt Todd passed away at Valley Care Center, Dec. 10, 2009. She was born Oct. 6, 1939, in McCalaster, Okla., the youngest daughter of Sudie and Joseph Arnt. Virgie married Leonard E. Todd in May of 1953. Together ...

Jerry Sullivan Jr.

Winthrop, WA

Jerry Sullivan Jr. of Winthrop, Wash., peacefully passed away at Lake Chelan Community Hospital on Dec. 6, 2009, at 10:20 p.m. He was born on Aug. 29, 1930, to Jerry Sr. and Goldie Sullivan of Winthrop. He attended school in ...

Arol R. Doust

Omak, WA

Bud Doust, 81, of Omak, died Sunday, Dec. 5, 2009. He died peacefully in his sleep after a brief battle with cancer. He was born June 16, 1928, in Yakima, Wash., to Arol I. and Dorothy Doust. He graduated from ...

Clyde Melvin Sylvester

Tonasket, WA

Clyde Melvin Sylvester, 74, of Tonasket, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2009. He was born on July 5, 1935, in Mason City, Wash., along with his twin sister, Claudette, to Melvin E. and Nola J. Sylvester. Clyde lived most ...

Max J. Barrington

Malott, WA

Max J. Barrington Malott Max J. Barrington passed away suddenly on Nov. 20, 2009. He was born in Tonasket, Wash., on Dec. 1, 1933, to Bernice and Gaylord Barrington. In 1957, Max joined the U.S. Army where he made a ...

John Charles Henry

Malott, WA

John Charles Henry, of Malott, Wash., died Nov. 21, 2009. John was born Dec. 22, 1950, in the Omak/Okanogan area to Loren and Violet (Theis) Henry. He attended and graduated from Omak High School in 1969. John then attended Spokane ...

Gladys Cook Harry

Omak, WA

Gladys 'Cook' Harry, 96, of Omak, Wash., died Nov. 25, 2009. Gladys was born Nov. 28, 1912, in Okanogan, Wash. She graduated from Okanogan High School in 1931, and married Harvey Harry in Wallace, Idaho, on Aug. 1, 1933. They ...

Samuel Charles Rutherford

Tucson, AZ

Samuel Charles Rutherford died peacefully Nov. 21, 2009, at his home in Tucson, Ariz. He was born Dec. 31, 1923, and raised in El Paso, Texas. to Samuel W. and Dorothy Rutherford. He served in the European Theatre in WWII. ...