Obituaries for September 2012

Obituary

Rodney Wayne Green

Coulee Dam, WA

All are invited to a Memorial Celebration of Rod Green’s life to be held in a place he loved — the main arena of the Grand Coulee, Wash. Ridge Rider Rodeo Grounds at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. On ...

Dorothy Amanda Leese Shove

Tonasket, WA

Dorothy Amanda (Leese) Shove passed away Sept. 17, 2012, at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket at the age of 105. She was born on Sept. 4, 1907, at the family homestead west of Wauconda, Wash., to Ranger and Emma ...

Erik W. Bartelson

Lewisville, TX

Erik W. Bartleson, 49, of Lewisville, Texas, passed away Sept. 9, 2012. Erik was born Jan. 19, 1963, in St. Paul, Minn., to Warner and Mary Lou Moe Bartleson and grew up in Crystal Lake, Ill. He was an entrepreneur ...

Wallace C. Hill

Omak, WA

Wallace C. (Wally) Hill, 91, Omak, passed away peacefully with his family at his side, on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012. He was born in Princeville, Ill. on Oct. 7, 1920 to Harry S. and Florence M. Hill. Wally was the ...

Diane Lynn Bowman Cline

Oroville, WA

Diane Lynn (Bowman) Cline, 50, passed away from cancer Sept. 15, 2012. She was born in Everett, Wash. Feb. 18, 1962. She was preceded in death by her husband, Andy Cline, Dec. 16, 2010. She leaves behind three children, Christine ...

Williamq B. Kitterman

Oroville, WA

William B. ‘Bill’ Kitterman, 84, left this life to join his heavenly Father Aug. 28, 2012 at home with his loving wife of 62 years by his side. Bill was born in Miller, Mo., May 11, 1928 to William Otis ...

Monte Alexander

Molson, WA

Monte Alexander, 68, died at home on Sept. 20, 2012 in Molson, Wash. He was born on July 20, 1944 to Hobart Alexander and Dorothy Alexander (Striker) in Tucson, Ariz. and raised there till age seven. Then he moved to ...

Thelma J. St. Paul

Nespelem, WA

Thelma J. “Teila” St. Paul, 57, was born Feb. 13, 1955 in Nespelem, Wash. to John and Christine (Dick) Lezard. Teila passed away in Spokane, Wash. surrounded by her beloved family, Wednesday morning, Sept. 19, 2012 at Sacred Heart Hospital. ...

Dewey Wane Herriman

Riverside, WA

Dewey Wane Herriman, 63, Riverside, Wash., passed away at his home Aug. 13, 2012, while watching his beloved wrestling program. He was born July 4, 1949, to Millard Dewey and Velmer A. Ogden Herriman, at Omak, Wash. He was raised ...

Gordon Richard Miller

Omak, WA

Gordon “Sarg” Richard Miller went to be with his wife, Joann, on Sept. 13, 2012. Gordon was born on Dec. 14, 1924 in Washington, D.C., to Charles and Martina Miller. He was raised in Spokane until he joined the U.S. ...

James E. Murphy Jr.

Hemet, CA

James E. Murphy, Jr., 96, passed away Saturday, Aug. 18, in Hemet, Calif. He was born in Ritzville on Jan. 27, 1916, to James E. Murphy Sr. and Ruby Murphy. He was raised on the family wheat farm west of ...

Suzanne Rose

Lake Havasu City, AZ

Suzanne Rose, formerly of Okanogan, died in her sleep the morning of Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012 at her home in Lake Havasu City, Ariz. She was 73 years old. Suzanne was born in Santa Monica, Calif., to parents, Simeon and ...

Tom V. Baker Sr.

Tom V. Baker, Sr., 92, a 69 year Monse, Wash., resident passed away Sunday morning, Sept. 9, 2012, at his home. He was born on April 16, 1920, in Okanogan to the late Perry Baker and Nellie Douglas Baker Pichette. ...

Gordon W. Townsend

Omak, WA

Gordon W. Townsend, 86, of Omak, Wash., passed away Aug. 31, 2012, at Harmony House Care Center in Brewster, Wash. after a long illness of Alzheimers. Gordon was born on May 28, 1926, in Valley Cruise, N.C., to Don and ...

Dr. Joseph Edgar Tugaw

Dr. Joseph Edgar Tugaw, 81, a prominent rancher and veterinarian in the Twin Falls and Salt Lake City area for more than 50 years, passed away on Monday, Sept. 3, 2012, in an aviation accident at his Dry Creek Ranch ...

Andrew Christopher

Conconully, WA

Andrew “Andy” Christopher 1931 - 2012 Andy passed away Sept. 2, 2012, after a brief illness. He was born in Silva, N.C. on Dec. 26, 1931, to parents, William and Florence (Blanton) Christopher. His younger years were spent in the ...

Vernie Ray Sinclair

Weippe, ID

Vernie Ray Sinclair, 51, of Weippe, Idaho, passed away Monday, Aug. 27, 2012. His memory lives on with his wife, Jeri, (Pennock) Sinclair, family and friends. Vernie was born to Welsey and Christine Sinclair Oct. 29, 1960, in Orofino, Idaho. ...

Geraldine West

Omak, WA

A memorial service for Geraldine West will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, at the Faithful Baptist Church in Omak. Geraldine is survived by her husband, Ken West; daughters, Mary and Loraine Davis, Maryann, and Marcy; sons, ...

Jay Arnold Anthony

Riverside, WA

The family of Jay Arnold Anthony, 73, announces his passing away early in the morning on Sept. 6, 2012. Jay passed away peaceably in his sleep at the Valley Care Center in Okanogan, Wash. Jay has resided at the care ...

Betty Nassen Erb

Betty Erb (formerly Nassen), 79, went home to be with her Lord Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012. She passed away at Kadlec Hospital in Richland, Wash. She was born Oct. 11, 1932 in New Florence, Missouri. Betty is survived by her ...