Obituaries for September 2014

Obituary

Rayleigh Bell Colbert

Tonasket, Wash.

Rayleigh Bell Colbert was 7 months old when she passed peacefully in her sleep surrounded by family Sept. 14, 2014. Rayleigh is the daughter and greatest blessing of Patrick and Haley Colbert of Tonasket. Rayleigh’s time brought much joy and ...

Edna Lucille Taylor

Okanogan, Wash.

Edna Lucille Taylor, 61, of Okanogan, passed away Sept. 19, 2014, at home, with her husband of 33 years by her side. Edna was born in Puyallup on Dec. 12, 1952, to Alfred Oliver and Lucille Knowles. On Aug. 15, ...

Jerry Lee Rounds

Oroville, Wash.

Jerry Lee Rounds, 61, went to be with the lord on Sept. 12, 2014. He was born Nov. 13, 1952, in Tonasket, to Ardith J. and Edward E. Rounds. Jerry met and then married his first wife, Evelyn Huckleby, in ...

Donald Edward Harris

On Sept. 18, 2014, Donald Edward Harris, born July 10, 1927, in Leavenworth, to Earl E. and Janet (Fisher) Harris, lost his three month battle with cancer. At the age of two, Don moved to the Okanogan area where he ...

Ardi Fitzhum

Oroville, Wash.

Ardi Fitzthum, 76, of Oroville, died on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at North Valley Hospital in Tonasket. She was born Nov. 29, 1937, in Molson to parents Art and Edith Carlquist. At a young age, the family moved to Oroville ...

Beverly Ann Begley Shove

Spokane, Wash.

Beverly Ann Begley Shove, 77, formerly of Omak passed away Sept. 4, 2014, in Spokane. Bev was born in Okanogan, on June 28, 1937. She was the middle child of Elbert and Leona Begley. Bev attended Christ the King Catholic ...

Darrel L. Williams

Darrel L. Williams, 57, of Oroville, died July 11, 2014, at Palmer Lake. He was born May 3, 1957, to Jack and Betty Williams in Walsenburg, Colo. Darrel was raised on the family ranch east of town and went to ...

Dale E. Johnson

Dale E. Johnson was born Aug. 19, 1935, in Spokane, Wash., to Carl and Stella Johnson. He passed away Sept. 4, 2014, at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee, Wash. Dale graduated from West Valley High School in the Spokane Valley, ...

Naomi Jean Knight Henderson

Naomi Jean Knight was born Aug. 20, 1933, in Sumas, Wash. She lived in Sumas in her young years, then moved to Maple Falls with her family. In 1947, she moved to Everett, Wash. A few years later in her ...

Harold Elmer Nelson

Omak, Wash.

Harold Elmer Nelson was born Nov. 19, 1937, in St. Louis, Mo., and passed away Aug. 19, 2014, in Omak. He grew up in a family that followed the heavy construction jobs along the West Coast. He talked most about ...

Logan James Miller

Brewster, Wash.

It is with the heaviest of hearts we announce the passing of our son, Logan James Richard Miller. Logan died from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident on Tuesday, Sept. 2. He loved to ride and be out in the ...

Arthur L. Thiele

Curlew, Wash.

Arthur L. (Dude) Thiele passed away at his home in Curlew, Wash. on Sept. 3, 2014. He was born in Spokane, Wash., March 25, 1927 to Arthur and Helen Thiele, second born of 5 children. Like so many other young ...

Keith B. Duke

Keith B. Duke, 78, was born in Okanogan on January 2, 1936. He passed away at his home Aug. 26, 2014, with his loving family by his side after a courageous two year battle with leukemia (AML). His parents were ...