Obituaries for October 2016

Obituary

Richard Lee Coppock

Omak, WA

Dick Coppock passed away Oct. 19, 2016. He was born to Clyde and Edna (French) Coppock in Battle Creek, Mich. on Aug. 25, 1943 and arrived with his family in Dillon, Mont. in 1947, then on to Omak in 1948, ...

Diane M. Edwards

Omak, WA

Diane M. Edwards, 63, passed away in the early morning of Oct. 21, 2016 at the Regency Nursing home in Omak, Wash. She is survived by her husband, Kenneth Edwards; and her three sons. Diane was born in 1953, in ...

Brian Dennis Bergh

Tonasket, WA

Brian Dennis Bergh, 72 of Tonasket, passed away suddenly on Oct. 18, 2016. He was born In Walla Walla, Wash. on Nov. 4, 1943 to Knute and Irene Bergh-Robinson. He moved with his parents to Bellingham where his father operated ...

DeAnnis Pearl Schulz

Twisp, WA

DeAnnis Pearl Schulz “Dee”, 76, Twisp went to be with Her Lord and Savior on Oct. 15, 2016, after a long battle of Parkinson. She was surrounded by her husband and family. Dee was born March 16, 1940 in Las ...

Ronald Brantner

Ronald “Jack” Brantner was born on July 6, 1933, in North Salem, Mo., to Elvis Claud Christy and Glendora Brantner . Jack passed at home with family loving him on Oct 1, 2016. Jack spent his early years with brother ...

Doris Ray Mills Cox

Omak, WA

Doris Ray (Mills) Cox, 75, of Omak, Wash., passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family and beloved dog on Oct. 11, 2016. She was born Nov. 23, 1940, in Fordyce, Ark., to Claude R. and Lillian M. (Wood) ...

Jack W. Stevens

Tonasket, WA

Jack W. Stevens, 88, of Tonasket, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, in Liberty Lake, Wash. He was born Sept. 10, 1928, in Wenatchee to parents Wendell and Verna Stevens. He grew up in Tonasket, where he attended high ...

Grace E. Wilson Hughes

Tonasket, WA

Grace E. Wilson Hughes died Oct. 11, 2016, in Tonasket, Wash., after a long and full life. Born Feb. 11, 1938, in Ellensburg, Wash., to Joseph and Edith Wilson, Grace grew up on a ranch in Badger Pocket, some summers ...

Louis Willhight

Conconully, WA

Louis (Jim) Willhight, of Conconully, was welcomed by his heavenly father on Sept. 23, 2016. He was born in Cedar Falls, Wash., on Sept. 10,1927 to Leatha and Louis Willhight and was raised in Snoqualmie, Wash. He married his loving ...

Florence Desautel

Brewster, WA

Florence Desautel passed away on Sept. 21, 2016 in Brewster. Mrs. Desautel is survived by her three daughters, Yvonne Misiaszek, Karen LaValle, and Linda Palmer, including many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great- grandchildren. She was born in Colville, Wash. on May ...

Jerome Sam

Nespelem, WA

Jerome “Jerry” Sam, 76, was born Saturday, July 6, 1940 in Nespelem, Wash. to the home of Harry and Christine James-Sam and passed away from us Saturday morning, Sept. 17, 2016 at the Colville Tribal Convalescent Center in Nespelem, Wash. ...

Coral R. Harrison

Omak, WA

After a long life, well lived, Coral R. Harrison, 92, passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2016, in Omak, Wash. Coral was born May 25, 1924, to Clarence V. and Lillian (Dorian) Kaufman on Happy Hill near Riverside, Washington, at ...

Elsie Henderson Lamb

Omak, WA

Jane Lamb passed away peacefully at her home on Oct. 2, 2016 at the age of 76. Her two sons, two daughters, and husband are comforted knowing that the death of a saint is precious in the sight of the ...

Louis Ralph Millard

Omak, WA

Louis Ralph Millard was born Dec. 26, 1928 on the Colville Indian reservation in Omak, Wash. to Charles and Martha (Hollingsworth) Millard. His last ride on the trail was Oct. 6, 2016. Louis spent his early formative years raised in ...

Jason Joseph Kurlovich

Keller, WA

Jason Joseph Kurlovich, 44 years young, resided in Keller, Wash. He was born in Newport, Calif. He died in the woods in a freak logging accident on Monday, Sept. 26. Jason spent most of his childhood in Orange County, Calif. ...

Ethel Anderson Westlund

Tonaket, WA

Ethel (Anderson) Westlund, 101, of Tonasket, Wash. died on Sept. 1, 2016 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket. She was born Dec. 4, 1914 in Anoka, Minn. to August and Hilma Anderson. Ethel was the 13th of 15 children ...

Benjamin Douglas Hull

Omak, WA

Benjamin Douglas Hull “Doug” of Omak, Wash. passed away at his home in Omak on Sept. 29, 2016. He was born on Nov. 25, 1919 in Ronan, Mont., to Melford “Ben” Hull and Callista “Kelly” Hull. He was raised in ...

Jean Harrington Thompson Ray

Omak, WA

Jean Thompson Ray, 87 Omak, died Oct. 2, 2016 at Welcome Home Villa, Omak. She was born November 16, 1928, in Highland Park, Michigan, to Wade Wiser Harrington and Lucy Leone (Campbell) Harrington, and was named Jean Emma Harrington. She ...

Lois Kathryn Fenlon

Malott, WA

Lois Kathryn Fenlon, 79, of Malott Wash., went to home to be with Jesus on Sept 29 ,2016. She was born April 2, 1937 at Royal Oak, Mich., to Harold and Vida Taylor. Lois moved to Everett, Wash., when she ...

Floyd Franklin Gaines

Omak, WA

Born in Omak, Wash., to Otis Jack and Nora May Gaines, Floyd was the youngest of two children, older brother, William Daniel. When his mother died in 1938, his father took his two young boys to Canada to live with ...