Obituaries for May 2012

Obituary

Beverly Haffner

Jacksonville, NC

Beverly Haffner, 55, lost her battle with cancer Aug. 7, 2011, at her home in Jacksonville, N.C., surrounded by her family. She was born Jan. 30, 1956 in Bushnell, Ill., to Mary and Harlan Hummel. She attended elementary and high ...

Gregory Allen Gumm

Omak, WA

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Greg on May 19, 2012, at North Valley Hospital in Tonasket, Wash. He is lovingly survived by his parents, Ben and Loretta Gumm of Keremeos, B.C., Canada; his sister, ...

William Redick Wylie

Banjo Bill Wylie died in his sleep March 8, 2012, while traveling on a bus in Central Oregon. He was born William Redick Wylie on March 22, 1944, in Malibu, Calif, to Dr. Charles Redick Wylie and Margaret Eulaine Minshall. ...

Genevieve Margaret Layton Novotney

Republic, WA

Genevieve Margaret (Layton) Novotney, 93, of Republic died Sunday, May 20, 2012 at Ferry County Memorial Hospital in Republic. She was born June 10, 1918 in Darien, Mo., to Joseph Kendrick and Martha Mary (Blankenburg) Layton. She attended elementary and ...

Terrence McCabe

Twisp, WA

Terence “Terry” McCabe, 72, of Twisp, Wash., passed away at his home on May 15, 2012. He was born on April 3, 1940 to Rexford Dewey McCabe and Wanda Fay McCabe in Tonasket, Wash. Terry was raised in the Okanogan ...

Amy Mae Babb-LeDezma

Tonasket, WA

Amy Mae Babb-LeDezma, 38, Tonasket, Wash., died Dec. 3, 2011, in Fort Pierce, Fla., at Longwood Regional Hospital. She was born in Coos Bay, Ore., on Nov. 7, 1973. She, along with her sister, Sabrina Rojas, were adopted by her ...

Myrtle E. Ort

Cheney, WA

Myrtle E. Ort, 92, a long-time resident of the Spokane-Cheney area, passed away May 15, 2012, in her sleep, after a long and courageous battle from complications of a stroke. She was born in Oroville, April 12, 1920. She is ...

Richard Alan Blackhall

Tonasket, WA

Richard Alan Blackhall, 67, of Tonasket, Wash., died May 16, 2012, in Spokane, Wash. due to injuries he sustained March 30, 2012. Rick was born Nov. 5, 1944, the eldest of four children born to Alan and Mary (Webb) Blackhall. ...

Cheri Lynn Mineard

Omak, WA

Cheri Mineard, 65, of Omak passed away at home April 16, 2012. She was born Cheri Lynn Carnes on Feb. 7, 1947, to Bernard and Betty (MacDonald) Carnes in Seattle, Wash. Cheri married Pat Moore in October 1965. Together they ...

Arlene Kay Waddell

Okanogan, WA

As her family prayed, Kay Waddell entered into rest April 5, 2012. Arlene Kay Waddell was born Nov. 6, 1941, to Tom Baker and Pearl “Itsy” Smith Baker in Okanogan. She was raised in Monse, Wash. Her maternal great-grandmother, Clotilda ...

Pauline Eula Pope

Okanogan, WA

Pauline Eula Pope passed out of this life peacefully at her home in Okanogan, May 7, 2012, to return to her heavenly home to be with other members of her family awaiting her. Pualine was born Sept. 1, 1917, in ...

Judy Mae Ralston

Okanogan, WA

Judy Mae Ralston beloved wife, mother, nana and great-grandma, who lived most of her life in Okanogan, passed away in Spokane, Wash., on May 7, 2012. Judy was born Oct. 6, 1950, in Spokane to Geraldine and Dr. James Kegley. ...

Gerald Raymond Carlton

Malott, WA

Gerald (Jerry) Raymond Carlton was born in Malott, Wash. in 1927, to Ray and Doris Carlton. He was the second of six children. He passed away on April 30, 2012, at Chandler House. He graduated from Omak High School in ...

Delores E. Woods

Pensacola, FL

Delores E. Woods, 86, passed away peacefully in Pensacola, Fla, on April 25, 2012, and is laid to rest in the Conconully Cemetery in Washington State. She was born on Nov. 18, 1925 in Pilot Rock, Ore. She went to ...

Mary Elizabeth Lay

Okanogan, WA

Mary Elizabeth Chase (Wilson) Lay, 79, of Okanogan, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 7, 2012. Mary was born on Aug. 25, 1932, to Leslie and Mary Chase in Concord, Mich. She was the youngest of seven children. She attended schools ...

Rev. Garland Calvin Gilmer

Omak, WA

Rev. Garland Calvin Gilmer, 84, a long-time resident of Omak, Wash., went home to see Jesus his Lord on April 26, 2012. Garland resided at Chelan's Regency Manor for 2 1/2 years where he passed away. He loved and was ...

Richard G. Nelson

Bellevue, WA

Dick died Thursday, April 19, 2012, in Bellevue, Wash., of complications from liver disease. He was 88 years old. He was born Jan. 11, 1924, to Oscar and Zula Kintigh Nelson in Omak, Wash. He was preceded in death by ...

Justin Lynn Bowling Sr.

Omak, WA

Justin Lynn Bowling Sr., 35, went to be with our Lord and Savior on April 19, 2012, after an extended battle with brain cancer. In his passing he was surrounded by his family and friends. Justin was born in Omak, ...

Carol A. Krauss Stevens

Omak, WA

Carol A. (Krauss) Stevens, 52, of Omak, Wash., passed away peacefully at Emmanuel Rocking Chair Ranch Adult Family Nursing Home on April 2, 2012, at 10:15 p.m., from stage 4 lung cancer. Carol was born July 4, 1959, in Madison, ...

Margaret Valentine Moomaw

Omak, WA

Margaret (Marge) Valentine Moomaw, 90, passed peacefully at her home on Saturday, April 28, 2012, surrounded by her family. She was born Feb. 14, 1922, in Waterville, and lived a full and productive life in Omak, Wash. She was mom, ...