Obituaries for January 2012

Obituary

Donna Beck

Rochester, MN

Donna Beck was born April 11, 1929, in Rochester Minn., to Ernest and Anna (Steinbach) Murray. She passed away Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at the age of 82. As a young girl, her family moved west and made their home ...

Warren Franklin Brazle

Milwaukie, OR

Warren Franklin Brazle, 90, was born Sept. 2, 1921, in Withrow, Wash., to Winifred and Ella Brazle (Love). He moved peacefully to his heavenly home Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, in Milwaukie, Ore. surrounded by his family. He attended school in ...

Benito M. Flores Sr.

Grand Coulee, WA

Benito “Ben” M. Flores Sr., 66, was born March 10, 1945, in Gresham, Ore., to Ben P. and Mary L. Gua Flores. He died tragically in a motor vehicle accident during the early morning hours of Jan. 1, 2012. Ben ...

Susan A. Germano

Okanogan, WA

Susan Germano finished her journey on this earth Jan. 14, 2012, and joined her heavenly Father surrounded by friends and family at her home. Susan was born in Seattle, Wash., to John Lovell and Pauline Foster Lovell, both graduates of ...

Harry F. Baker Jr.

Omak, WA

Harry F. Baker Jr., 84 of Omak, Wash., died peacefully Jan. 16, 2012, at his home on the family farm after an extended illness. Harry was born Feb. 25, 1927, in Detroit, Mich., to Harry Baker and Martha Mrozinska. Harry ...

George J. Couture

Omak, WA

George J. Couture, 78, of Omak, Wash., passed away at his home on Jan. 5, 2012. He was born May 8, 1933, to George and Anna Couture of Cambridge, Mass. George attended Notre Dame De Pitie French School and Rindge ...

Shanon W. Love

Omak, WA

Shanon W. Love, 68, a lifetime resident of Omak, passed away Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at his home with family by his side. He was born on July 17, 1943, in Tucson, Ariz., to parents Warren and Maxine (Bower) Love. ...

Luveta Vining

Stanwood, WA

Longtime Stanwood resident Luveta Vining died at Cascade Valley Hospital in Arlington the morning of Jan. 6, 2012. She was born Ethel Luveta Howe to Clarence Lester and Mae Effie (Grissom) Howe on July 15, 1923, in Fairfield, Mo. At ...

Carla Lee Weaver Brown

Coulee Dam, WA

Carla Lee (Weaver) Brown, 75, was born Aug. 14, 1936, Grand Coulee Dam, Wash. She passed away Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, at Sacred Heart Hospital, Spokane, Wash. She is survived by her loving husband of 14 years, Clarence S. (Charlie) ...

Raymond E. Petersen

Lakewood, CO

The family is sad to report the death of Gene Petersen on Nov. 25, 2011, at the nursing home in Lakewood, Colo., after a long confinement. Gene attended Omak public schools, graduating in 1954. His many friends and classmates will ...

Walter E. Scott

Tonasket, WA

Walter E. Scott, 94, of Tonasket, Wash., went to be with his Holy Father, Jan. 8, 2012. Walter was living at Park Place Adult Family Home when he passed away. Walter was born on Oct. 16, 1917 to John and ...

Ellen G. Stotts

Tonasket, WA

Ellen G. Stotts, 85, of Tonasket, died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012, at North Valley Hospital in Tonasket. She was born Sept. 2, 1926, at the family home in Horse Spring Coulee to parents Richard and Lula Burbery. Ellen grew up ...

Kenneth Ray Vaughn

Wynne, AK

Kenneth Ray Vaughn, 81, of Wynne, Ark., died Jan. 11, 2012, at White County Medical Center. He was born Oct. 31, 1930, to the late Billy and Lena E. Finch Vaughn. He is survived by one son, Kenny Ray Vaughn ...

Lynn J. Brady

Omak, WA

Lynn J. Brady, 82, of Omak, Wash., passed away Jan. 5, 2012. He was born April 6, 1929, in Eureka, Utah, to James and La Dora Brady. Lynn was educated, married his high school sweetheart, Pat, and lived most of ...

Sharon K. Townsend

Wenatchee, WA

Sharon Kay Townsend, 61, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee. Sharon’s loving family and Pastor Chad Jeffreys were by her side at the time of passing. Sharon was born ...

Floy Mable Gregg

Omak, WA

Floy Mable Gregg, 93, passed away peacefully Jan. 7, 2012 at Emmanuel Rocking Chair Ranch. Floy was born Sept. 9, 1918, to Celdon and Lula Mullins, in Marble City, Okla. She was the oldest of four children. When she was ...

Margaret Sturges

Okanogan, WA

Margaret “Peggy” Sturges, Okanogan, passed away peacefully in her home on Dec. 31, 2011. She was born in Nova Scotia, Canada, Feb. 17, 1931, to Henry Inness and Cecelia Clancy Inness. She leaves behind her loving husband of 51 years, ...

Gary Richard Miller

Omak, WA

Gary Richard Miller left his family on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, and went to be with his father, Richard C. Miller. He was born Feb. 6, 1955, in Minot, N.D., where he lived until he was 11 years old. In ...

Larry D. Scriver

Tonasket, WA

Larry D. Scriver, 76, a lifetime resident of Tonasket, died Dec. 14, 2011, at his home. He was born Jan. 27, 1935, to Russell and C. Isabelle Scriver. Larry graduated from Tonasket High School in 1953 and entered the U.S. ...

itha F. Anderson

Omak, WA

Itha F. Anderson, 96, died Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at the Emanuel Rocking Chair Ranch in Omak, Wash. Itha was born on Dec. 16, 1915, in St. John, Wash., to Hiram and Emily Judd. She treasured her childhood years spent ...