Obituaries for June 2016

Obituary

Margaret Ann Nunn Verellen

Margaret Ann Nunn Verellen, 57, of Omak died at her home on June 19, 2016. Margaret was born Oct. 10, 1958 in Jellico, Tenn., to William Nunn and Mary Alice Ellison Nunn. Margaret married Mick Verrellen of the home, Sept. ...

Michael H. Busey

Michael H. Busey, 63, born March 20, 1953 in Seattle, Wash., passed away in his Omak home on June 14, 2016 surrounded by his partner, Jeanette, and his children, Jenny, Evin, Cass and Brandi. He faced cancer head on and ...

Elaine Bailey

Elaine Bailey, 73, would like you to know her service here on earth has been completed. The words “Well done my good and faithful servant” have been Spoken. Elaine was born Oct. 9, 1942 and passed away suddenly, June 25, ...

Terrence Chittenden

Terry Chittenden died at his home in Loomis in March after failed cancer treatment. He left a huge hole in the lives of all that knew him. Born in Grand Rapids, Mich., Terry moved with his extended family to the ...

Death Notice

Luther A. Leith

NESPELEM - A funeral service is planned for Luther A. Leith, 37, at 10 a.m. June 23 at the Nespelem Community Center. Burial will follow at Little Nespelem Cemetery. Leith died Saturday, June 18 in Spokane. Arrangements are by Strate ...

Obituary

Charlotte Bernice West

Charlotte Bernice West passed away on May 24, 2016 at Three Rivers Hospital in Brewster, Wash. She was born Jan. 1, 1928 to Fredrick and Dorothy King in Rochester, N.H. Charlotte dropped out of school in the eighth grade to ...

Gregory Lynn Sullivan

Tonasket, WA

Gregory Lynn Sullivan, was born June 10, 1949, at St. Martin Hospital in Tonasket, Wash., to Glee and Ivadelle Sullivan. He passed away unexpectedly on May 6, 2016, in Reno, Nev. Greg grew up in Loomis, Wash., at the family ...

Rella Ann Morgan Weller

Tonasket, WA

Rella Ann Morgan Weller of Tonasket died on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at North Valley Hospital in Tonasket. She was born Feb. 13, 1933 in Canyon, Texas to Ernest and Martha Morgan. In 1947, she moved to Tonasket with her ...

Joe E. Loose Sr.

Oroville, WA

Joe E. Loose, Sr. was born in Chicago in 1929, and passed away peacefully after a long illness on June 8, 2016. A child of the great depression, Joe moved with his family to Kenosha, Wisc., and then to Rogersville, ...

Leslie Hickerson

Tonasket, WA

Leslie Hickerson, born April 30, 1925, passed away on May 4, 2016 at the extended care facility in Tonasket. Leslie was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle. He attended school in Tonasket and had many lifelong friends from ...

Joseph Harvey Yoder

A memorial service for Yoder, who passed away on May 20, will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 1 p.m. in the Summerfield Club House, 10650 Summerfield Dr. Tigard. Joe was born in Riverside, Wash. on Sept. 2, ...

Kjell Ray Lester

Winthrop, WA

Kjell Ray Lester, 50, nearly a lifelong Winthrop resident and Businessman, passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee. His passing marks the end of 51 years of a retail business in downtown Winthrop for ...

Bobbi Marie Murrah Kirchner

Okanogan, WA

Bobbi Kirchner 1959 – 2016 Bobbi Marie (Murrah) Kirchner, 55, of Okanogan, Wash., passed away peacefully with her loved ones by her side at Central Washington Hospital on May 25. Bobbi was born to Earl and Doris (Watts) Murrah on ...

Darryl Wayne Wolverton

Tonasket, WA

Darryl Wayne Wolverton, 50, of Tonasket died March 29. He was born in Kansas City, Kans. on Sept. 19, 1965. Darryl lived in the Aeneas Valley most of his life. He was smart, witty,very funny, but most of all a ...

Margaret L. Ayers

Okanogan, WA

Forever In Our Hearts…. Margaret L. Ayers, 73, Okanogan, passed away at Mid-Valley Hospital on Monday, May 23, 2016. Margaret was born Nov. 26, 1942 in Okanogan, Wash., to William and Helen Swayze. Margaret married Laverne T. Ayers on Dec. ...

Donna Mae Wilson Picard

Omak, WA

Born May 27, 1925 to Don and Laura Wilson in Amber, Wash. From there they moved to Omak, Wash. Donna started grade school at East Omak and went on to graduate from Omak High. She met and married her life-time ...