Obituaries for August 2016

Obituary

Emil Fredrick Bauman

Okanogan, WA

Emil Fredrick Bauman, 96, of Okanogan peacefully passed away, surrounded by family on Tuesday Aug. 23, 2016. He was born Jan. 16, 1920 in S.D. In 1938, he met his wife and mother of his only child, Judith. Upon her ...

Donald Harris Jr.

Okanogan, WA

Donald Harris Jr., 73, of Okanogan, Wash., passed away at his home Aug. 17, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on March 17, 1943 to Ed and Alice Harris in Hulbert, Okla. At age five, Don and ...

Wayne Sommerfeld

Tonasket, WA

Wayne, passed away in Tonasket Wash., on Aug. 5, 2016, at age 84. He was born in Seattle, Wash., on Nov. 20, 1931, to Al and Lu Sommerfeld. He grew up in the Magnolia neighborhood, graduating from Queen Anne High ...

DeeLoris Anna Sylvester

Oroville, WA

DeeLoris Anna (Semprimoznik) Sylvester, 82, passed away Aug. 21, 2016 at her home in Oroville, Wash., surrounded by her loving family. DeeLoris was born Dec. 7, 1933 to Albert and Rose Semprimoznik at the family ranch in Aeneas Valley. She ...

Aloysius Lashinski

Camano Island, WA

Aloysius 'Al' Lashinski, 77, died Aug. 20, 2016 with his family gathering at his new home in Camano Island after a seven-year battle with cancer. Born March 24, 1939 in Little Falls, Minn. to Pauline and Leonard Lashinski. Al was ...

Jerid Allen Peterson

Okanogan, WA

Jerid Allen Peterson was born June 17, 1993 to Lana Peterson and Jeremiah Fleming. Jerid was a very loving boy with lots of energy and a big smile. Jerid was born and raised in Okanogan. Jerid and his mother shared ...

John W. Sullivan

Tonasket, WA

John W. Sullivan, passed away peacefully Aug. 23, 2016. He was born June 18, 1934, in Portland, Ore., to Joseph and Marie (Brakebush) Sullivan, the first of three children. John graduated from Beaverton High School in 1952, and after high ...

Perry Badger

Tonasket, WA

Perry Badger, 47, went to rest Wednesday, May 11, 2016, in the emergency room, in the caring hands of the staff at the Mid-Valley Hospital in Omak, Wash. He was born May 27, 1968, in Tonasket, Wash. and raised in ...

James Herbert Howard

Omak, WA

James Herbert “Jim” Howard, born Nov. 13,1929 in Japton, Ark., passed away Aug. 13, 2016, at Rose Garden Nursing Home of Omak. Jim was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1951, serving two years with the combat infantry in Korea. ...

Donald Harris Jr.

Okanogan, WA

Donald Harris Jr., 73, of Okanogan, Wash., passed away at his home Aug. 17, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on March 17, 1943 to Ed and Alice Harris in Hulbert, Okla. At age 5, Don and ...

John M. Davisson

Omak, WA

John M. Davisson, 80, of Omak, Wash., died Monday, Aug., 8, 2016, at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee. John was born Dec., 19, 1935, in Mason City, Wash., to Willis and Irene Fulwiler Davisson. He was one of six children. ...

Tammy Marie Clark

Tammy Marie Clark stepped into eternity on Aug. 10, 2016. While we lost our most cherished wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend—heaven gained a radiant and joyful child who now joins hands with her Creator. Tammy was born Dec. 26, ...

Roberta Corrine Horner

Roberta “Corrine” Horner, 85, passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2016. Corrine was born Sept. 11, 1930 to Archie (A.E.) and Cora Scott between Twisp and Winthrop, Wash. The family moved several times during her teenage years as her parents ...

Pauline Jensen

Tonasket, WA

Pauline Jensen, age 101 of Tonasket, died July 16, 2016 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket. She was born June 19, 1915 in Bridgeport, Wash., to parents, Thomas and Clara Talbot. On November 29, 1934 she married Clarence Jensen ...

Cynthia T. Durante

Okanogan, WA

One of the bright lights in the world went out at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9, as Dr. Cynthia T. Durante M.D., “Cyn” to most of us, died peacefully at her home in Okanogan, Wash., with family and friends surrounding ...

Nella Foster

Nella Foster, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, passed away surrounded by her family July 16, just shy of her 90th birthday. Given a long history of health issues and stubbornness to live her life her way, it was Nella’s fighting ...

Herman Lawrence Smith

Nespelem, WA

Herman Lawrence Smith passed away suddenly on Friday July, 29, 2016. A member of the Colville Confederated Tribes, he was born in Nespelem, Wa. He worked at Precision Pine Co. for many years as a welder before retiring. He is ...

Jerry Ray Mears Jr.

Omak, WA

Born on May 14, 1988 to Jerry Mears Sr. and Nancy O’bryan passed away on July 26, 2016 in Omak, Wash. “Jr” as he was known to friends and family, is survived by his parents and lived with grand parents, ...

Peggy Ann Kursave

Peggy Ann Kursave died Monday, July 25, surrounded by family at her home following a brief bout with cancer. She was 71. Peggy was born May 18, 1945, in Twin Falls, Idaho, to Wayne and Hilda Goff, spending her childhood ...

Nancy Marie George

Grand Coulee, WA

Nancy Marie George, 51, was surrounded by her loving family when she passed away Thursday evening, July 21, 2016 in Spokane, Wash. Nancy was born Nov. 7, 1964 in Grand Coulee, Wash. to Harold and Barbara Wapato-George Sr. A proud ...