Obituaries for November 2010

Obituary

Delmar Adams

Riverside, WA

Delmar ‘Del’ Adams, of Riverside, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away at his home on Nov. 6, 2010. He was born to Harry and Mandy Adams on May 7, 1930, in Floyd County, Ky. In 1937, he moved with ...

Norma Jean Adams

Riverside, WA

Norma Jean (Davis) Healis Adams went to be with our Lord early Sunday morning, Nov. 14, 2010, while surrounded by the love and care of her three daughters. Norma Jean was born on Jan. 1, 1934 and was the New ...

Travis Glenn Rairdan

Omak, WA

Travis Glenn Rairdan, 25, was tragically lost on the evening of Nov. 12, 2010. He was born to Bill and Connie Rairdan on March 31, 1985, in Tonasket, Wash. Travis was raised in Tonasket and graduated a 12-year senior of ...

Thelma E. Ward

Tuscon, AZ

Thelma E. “Sally” Ward, 101, died Nov. 16, 2010, in Tuscon, Ariz. Sally was born June 2, 1909, in Kalispell, Mont., to parents, Maurice Annie Fletten Rasmussen. She witnessed the passing of frontier life in Montana, Idaho and North Central ...

Brayden John Hubbard-Edwards

Riverside, WA

Brayden John "Buggs" Hubbard-Edwards, 12, of Riverside, Wash., died on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010. Brayden was a member of the Colville Confederated Tribes and born in Omak, Wash., on Aug. 30, 1998 to Jennifer Hubbard and Timothy Edwards. He was ...

Nancy Jean Webster Staggs

Tacoma, WA

Nancy passed away on Oct. 13, 2010, at St. Joseph Hospital, Tacoma, Wash. She was born in Grand Island, Neb., on Oct. 9, 1936, to Jim and Lena Webster. The family moved to Tacoma in December of 1940. Nancy graduated ...

Kenneth Allen Hightower

“The hunter home from the hill” Ken was born to Kenneth and JoAnn Hightower in Fort Smith, Ark., on Nov. 18, 1945. When he was four years old, they moved to northern California where he grew up. He loved the ...

John E. Wilkinson IV

Chelan, WA

John E. Wilkison IV, 62, of Chelan, Wash., passed away on the beautiful North Cascades Hwy on Nov. 7, 2010. He was born on April 15, 1948, to John and Marion Wilkison of Ashtabula, Ohio. John proudly served his country ...

Arthur Lavelle Lucas

Okanogan, WA

On the precipice of the Great Depression, Arthur Lavelle Lucas was born June 12, 1929, in Palmyra, Nebr. He was the firstborn of Aura Marie Wilhelm Lucas and George Pell Lucas. His mother died in 1935 of a blood disease. ...

Irma Maxine Yoder Carpenter

Riverside, WA

Irma was born Dec. 4, 1918, to Glen and Allee Yoder in Long Lane, Mo. The family moved to Washington State when she was two years old. They settled in Conconully, later moving to Riverside, where they started a dairy. ...

Ruth Alline Hall

On Sept. 26, 2010, Ruth Alline Hall passed peacefully from this world in the quiet hours of the early morning. Ruth Alline Hall was born Ruth Alline Reid in 1918, to her parents John Grover and Pyrene Holland Reid, in ...

Cora Evelyn Picard

Brewster, WA

Mrs. Cora Evelyn "Toots" Picard, wife of Howard William Picard, of Brewster, died in Christ on Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010, at Central Valley Hospital after suffering an accidental fall at home on the Bridgeport Bar. Toots wanted to live to ...

William Joseph MacClain

Omak, WA

William Joseph MacClain, 69, of Omak, Wash., passed away at Mid- Valley Hospital in Omak on Oct. 30, 2010. William was born June 1, 1941, in Philadelphia, Pa. to William and Helen MacClain. He was raised in Philadephia and went ...

Thomas Jay Taylor

We are saddened to announce the passing of our beloved husband, son, brother, grandson, uncle and friend. Tom was born in Omak, Wash., graduating from Omak High School in 1972. Tom continued his education at Eastern Washington University, receiving a ...

Shirley Ellen Zwiesler

Omak, WA

A memorial service for Shirley Ellen Zwiesler will be held on Nov. 20, 2010, at 10 a.m., First United Methodist Church in Omak, Wash. Shirley passed away Oct. 23, 2010, at the age of 88. She was born in Dayton, ...

Ray Bruce Watkins

Republic, WA

Ray Bruce Watkins, 88, died peacefully of natural causes at home and in the company of his family on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010, in Republic, Wash. Ray was born in Hammond, Ore., to Guy and Ida May Watkins on March ...

Laura Ann Kinamon

Omak, WA

Laura Ann Kinamon, 79, of Omak, died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, at the North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket. She was born on June 10, 1931, in Issaquah, the youngest of three girls to parents, Walter and Orpha McDonald. Laura ...

Bernice Marie Ribbe Stewart

Okanogan, WA

Bernice Marie (Ribbe) Stewart passed away Oct. 30, 2010, at Valley Care Center in Okanogan, Wash. She was born at Omak, Wash., on May 28, 1919, to John and Gladys Ribbe, along with her twin sister, Beatrice. She attended school ...

Elsie Wise

Okanogan Valley

Elsie Wise was born Feb. 7, 1929, in Bremerton, Wash. Long-time resident of the Okanogan Valley left us on Oct. 29, 2010, to be with her friends, loved ones and her maker. She was preceded in death by her husband, ...

Cary L. Pruitt

Omak, WA

Cary L. Pruitt, 66, of Omak was taken by lung cancer Oct. 24, 2010. Cary was born in Parsons, Kansas, on Aug. 4, 1944, to E.Y. and Violet Pruitt. While still a toddler, Cary and his family moved to Cascade, ...