Obituaries for November 2016

Obituary

Donna Maye Creveling-Alma

Tonasket, WA

Born on April 14, 1945 to Mary Murray Eiffert and Lloyd Rainier, Donna passed away at home November 19, 2016. Donna had a firecracker personality and she always shined with her smile. Donna is loved and will be missed.

Molly Jean Montgomery

Everett, WA

Molly Jean Montgomery, 64, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Nov. 17, 2016. Molly was survived by her loving husband and best friend, Dave Montgomery. Molly had seven kids, 11 grandkids and three great-grandchildren. Molly was born and raised ...

Robert Key

Okanogan, WA

Robert Newman Key, 89, was born Aug. 16, 1927 at his parents’ home in Okanogan, Wash. Robert died Nov. 19, 2016 at the Regency Care Center in Omak. Robert attended school and graduated high school in Okanogan in 1945. He ...

Bobby Dale Scott

Omak, WA

Bobby Dale Scott, 59, of Omak, slipped peacefully into the presence of His Savior, Nov. 18, 2016, after a heroic battle with pancreatic cancer. Bobby was born Nov. 16, 1957, to Clayton Scott and Maxine Wallace. He graduated from Omak ...

Michael Wright Maley

Kirkland, WA

Kirkland resident Michael Maley, 75, died Nov. 10, 2016 at Evergreen Hospital. A memorial service will be held at a later date in his hometown of Omak, Wash. Michael was born in Omak, Wash. on Nov. 3, 1941. He was ...

Lois Irene Hoehn

Omak, WA

On Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, our loving mother, Lois Hoehn, (The Avon Lady) went home to be with her Heavenly Father. She was a longtime resident of Omak and Okanogan who made many close friends throughout the area. Lois loved ...

Leta Velma McCorkle

Leta Velma McCorkle, 94, died at home on Wednesday, Nov. 16. She was born on June 10, 1922, in Dufur Ore., to Sidney and Velma Baker. Leta married Wilber McCorkle on Aug. 17, 1941. They farmed in Tygh Valley, Ore. ...

Calvin Wayne Asmussen

Omak, WA

Calvin Wayne (Bug) Asmussen, Omak passed away on Nov. 17, 2016. He was born on Oct. 10, 1961 in Omak to Gerald and Myrene Asmussen of Mansfield, Wash. Calvin was raised in Mansfield on the family wheat farm where he ...

Roger Lee Stansbury

Omak, WA

On Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016, Roger Lee Stansbury, 72, sang his last song in this life. Roger was a summer baby, born in Omak, Wash. on July 15, 1944 to Raleigh and Elizabeth (Barber) Stansbury. He grew up nearby on ...

Moshe Levine

Tonasket, WA

Moshe Levine, 74, passed away peacefully at home on Nov. 10, 2016. Moshe was born and raised in the Bay Area and joined the Navy where he served his country honorably in the Seabees. Moshe married the love of his ...

Talon Ryder Kruse Ruiz

Omak, WA

Talon Ryder Kruse Ruiz, 2, of Omak, walked hand in hand with Uncle Bobby into the presence of Jesus on Nov. 18, 2016. Talon was born to his mommy, Kylie Kruse, and father, Robert Ruiz Jr., Nov. 3, 2014. His ...

Lois A. Dripps

Omak, WA

Lois was born Nov. 1, 1929 and she was a longtime resident of Okanogan County. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Dripps; sons, Tom and Chuck; and one daughter, Mary Lois, who passed away Nov. 12, 2016. ...

Jerry J Theis

Jerry J. Theis 1949-2016 Jerry Theis, 67, was a great father, a husband, a brother, an uncle, friend, and possibly his greatest treasure was that of being a grampa. He loved his grandkids and was proud of their accomplishments, especially ...

LaRoy Parker

Roy Parker was born LaRoy Parker to Claire and Luther (Tex) Parker in Spokane, Wash. on Nov. 26, 1941. He passed away on Oct. 29, 2016 at Central Washington Hospital (Confluence). His dad was called Tex because of his cowboy ...

Joseph Wayne Todd

Riverside, WA

Joseph Wayne Todd (Llama Joe), 56, of Riverside, Wash. passed away at his home from accidental choking on Oct. 3, 2016. He was born in Omak, Wash., on Feb. 20, 1960 to Leonard and Catherine Todd and was a member ...

Mervel Eugene Allen

Omak, WA

Mervel “Gene” Eugene Allen passed away at 7:41 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane, Wash. He is the eldest son of Mervel and Darlene Allen. He is survived by his two daughters, Traci and Morgan; his ...

Ross Jackson Sype

Tonasket, WA

Ross Jackson Sype, 89, passed away on Nov. 2, 2016. Ross (Jack) Sype was born Oct. 9, 1927 to missionary parents Elder Ross and Vera Sype in St. Andrew, Jamaica. Jack’s older sister, Minita, was 7 years old at the ...

Lillian Hildur Malmstead

Stanwood, WA

Lillian Hildur Malmstead passed peacefully from this life in her sleep, on Oct. 9, 2016 at the age of 93 at Josephine Sunset Home in Stanwood, Wash. She was laid to rest next to her husband at the GAR Cemetary ...

Sandra Mae Heinrich

Lewiston, ID

Sandra (Sandy) Mae Heinrich 1940-2016 Sandra, 'Sandy' Mae Heinrich, 76 passed away Oct. 27, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Lewiston, Idaho from complications of long term illness. Her family was by her side. Sandy was born Aug. 21, 1940 ...

Lucille VanBrunt

Republic, WA

February 12, 1925 – November 3, 2016 Lucille “Ethel” VanBrunt, age 91 of Republic, Wash., passed away Nov. 3, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nev. She was born on Feb. 12, 1925 to Robert and Choloe Lawson in Louisville, Ky. She ...