Obituaries for July 2015

Obituary

Bradley Wilson

Bradley Wilson, 65, of Omak, passed away July 18, 2015, at his residence with Mary and Alex at his side. Brad was born Sept. 21, 1949, in Hanford, Calif., to Charles and Rachel (Bradley) Wilson. He resided in California until ...

Logan Llewellyn Walter

Logan Llewellyn Walter, 5 months old, was tragically killed in a head-on collision with his parents, Jake and Georgina Walter, and grandfather, George Friedlander Wednesday, July 22, 2015, near Davenport, Wash. Logan leaves behind a large family, extended family and ...

Jake Benjamin Walter

Omak, WA

Jake Benjamin Walter, 28, passed away tragically July 22, 2015, along with his wife, Georgina, son, Logan, and father-in-law, George Friedlander, in a head-on collision near Davenport, Wash. Jake was born in Tonasket, Wash., on Dec. 16, 1986. He attended ...

Esther Wahl

Tonasket, WA

Esther Wahl, 94, of Tonasket, formerly from Puyallup, passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket surrounded by family. She was born June 23, 1921, in McClusky, N.D., to Jacob and Katherine (Hetterle) Bender. ...

Garland A. Strong

Omak, WA

Garland A. Strong, 89, formerly of Omak, Wash., passed away June 20, 2015, surrounded and supported by members of his loving family. His humble, gentle, loving nature will be sorely missed. Garland “Gar” was born Jan. 24, 1926, in Riverside, ...

Gary K. Ross

Mesa, WA

Gary K. Ross, 70, passed away July 20, 2015. He was born June 8, 1945, in Tonasket, Wash. He graduated from Tonasket High School with the Class of ’63. He worked as a logger from 1966-1979. He moved to Basin ...

In Memoriam

Jeanene Kay Milicia

Jeanene Kay Milicia, 76, passed away Saturday, July 18, 2015, after a battle with renal cancer. She was born in Okanogan, Wash., on May 24, 1939, the youngest of seven children born to Clarence Albert (Cal) DeWitt and Bernice Elizabeth ...

Viola Mae Harrison

Okanogan, WA

Viola Mae Harrison, 80, was taken from us July 11, 2015, in a tragic vehicle crash that also killed her daughter, Shirley, who just turned 63, that day. Vi was born Dec. 25, 1934, to Dee and Dora Howell in ...

Obituary

Shirley Mae Harrison Wadkins

Reardan, WA

Shirley Mae (Harrison) Wadkins’ life tragically ended on her 63rd birthday July 11, 2015, due to a crash four to five miles from her home. Shirley, her husband and her mother, Viola Harrison, were returning home from a birthday dinner ...

Karen Lee Youderian

East Wenatchee, WA

Karen Lee Youderian, 80, passed away May 29, 2015, at the home of her daughter in East Wenatchee, Wash. She was born Nov. 13, 1934, in Seattle, Wash., to Roy and Edith (Rowlands) Moore. She married Edward Youderian on April ...

Ronald Franklin Webster

El Paso, Texas

Ronald Franklin Webster, 75, passed away July 12, 2015, at University Medical Center Hospital in El Paso, Texas. Ron was born Nov. 1, 1939, in Okanogan, Wash., the son of Frank and Mary (Schaller) Webster. He grew up in Omak ...

Arthur D. Fulford, Jr.

Omak, WA

Arthur D. “Sonny” Fulford Jr., 75, of Omak, Wash., passed away July 12, 2015, at home after a brief battle with cancer. He was born July 12, 1940, in Omak, Wash., to Art Fulford Sr. and Marie Ibsen. Art graduated ...

In Memoriam

Lillian Mae Hudson Tibbs

Oroville, WA

Lillian Mae Tibbs, 86, of Oroville, Wash., passed away July 9, 2015, after a courageous battle with cancer. Lillian was born to Raymond and Dora (Duncan) Hudson on May 17, 1929, in Greenville, S.C. Lillian was raised and educated in ...

Obituary

Lenora Lorraine Swallom

Omak, WA

Lenora Lorraine (Clark) Swallom, 93, died May 28, 2015. She was born Jan. 9, 1922, to Jasper Lafayette Clark and Freda (Dahlen) Clark in what was known to railroad people as a section, located in the township of Couderay in ...

Thomas Alfred Carey

Omak, WA

Thomas Alfred Carey, 99, died June 13, 2015. He was born Aug. 6, 1915, in Hinckley, Utah, to Richard Reed Carey and Sylvia Stout Carey. As a child, his family lived in Provo, Utah, Berkeley, Calif., and Keeler, Calif. He ...

Eddie Joseph Bivens

Eddie Joseph Bivens, 83, died Aug. 1, 2014. He was born Nov. 10, 1930. Ed joined the U.S. Air Force in 1947, retiring in 1967. While in the Air Force, he helped start the first Medical program. He became a ...

Lloyd Little

Omak, WA

Lloyd Little, 86, loving husband, father and grandfather, was called home by the Lord on May 4, 2015. He was born July 1928, to Alfred and Helen Little in Buena, Wash. He moved with his parents to the Weitman Ranch ...

William Austin Huhn

Okanogan, WA

William "Bill" Austin Huhn, 71, of Okanogan, passed away at his home July 1, 2015. He was born on June 5, 1944, to Austin and Evelyn Huhn in Seattle, Wash. Bill spent his early years in Fall City, Wash., and ...

Craig Houston

Plummer, ID

Craig Houston, 68, died June 28, 2015. He was born Jan. 16, 1947, to B. Wayne and Ella Houston. He grew up in Omak, Wash., graduating in 1965. He was drafted into the U.S. Army after a couple of years ...

Kathleen Anderson

Brewster, WA

Kathleen “Casey” Anderson, 68, was suddenly and unexpectedly taken from us on June 28, 2015. She passed away surrounded by her family. She was born April 4, 1947, to Gladys and Arthur Siebens in Portland, Ore., where she and her ...