Obituaries for September 2016

Obituary

Virginia Louise Osborn-Broadbent

Okanogan, WA

Virginia lived in Okanogan, Wash., with her daughter, Jeannie Hunter, and passed away Aug. 8 , 2016 at the age of 92. She was blessed with three daughters, three sons, thirteen grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Virginia grew up in Morrison, ...

Bonnie J. Rowe

Wenatchee, WA

Bonnie J. Rowe, 88, was born Feb. 7, 1928 to Art and Sally Lenharte in Wenatchee, Wash. Later, Bonnie moved to Omak where she went to high school and got married to her beloved husband, Jack Rowe, on Oct. 17, ...

Louise Ellen Andersen

Spokane, WA

Louise Ellen Andersen was born Aug. 29, 1916, in Spokane, Wash, to John Phillip and Caroline Fritz. She died peacefully Sept. 8, 2016, at Colonial Vista Care Center in Wenatchee. Prior to her death, she was able to enjoy her ...

Dorothy May Will

Omak, WA

Dorothy May Will, 97, passed away quietly on Sept. 20, 2016 at Rose Garden Estates in Omak, Wash. Dorothy was born on May 2, 1919, in Fort Benton, Mont. to parents Vallie and Vera Rinker. They later moved to a ...

Cecil R. Hurlbert

Omak, WA

Cecil R. Hurlbert, 87, passed away on Sept. 20, 2016 at Regency Care Center in Omak, Wash. He was born July 27, 1929, to Fred and Agnes Hurlbert in Woodruff, Kans. His family moved to Omak, Wash., when he was ...

Emil Lavern Lake

Conconully, WA

Emil Lavern Lake, 61, of Conconully, Wash., passed away at Mid-Valley Hospital in Omak on Sept. 19, 2016. He was born on June 14, 1961 in Portland, Ore., to John and Lillie Lake. Emil attended schools in Portland; moving in ...

James Willhight

Conconully, WA

Former Snoqualmie Valley resident Jim Willhight of Conconully, Wash. passed away at age 89 on Sept. 22, 2016. Jim, was born near Cedar Falls on Sept. 10, 1927. He moved with his family to the town of Snoqualmie in 1928. ...

Maxine Z. Carlson

Gravity, IA

Maxine Z. Carlson, 88 was born in Gravity, Iowa on Nov. 1, 1927 to Arthur and Lola Irwin. As a young girl her family moved to Buena, Wash. in 1937, where she went to grade school and high school in ...

Marvin F. Jones

Omak, WA

Marvin F. Jones 1919 - 2016 Marvin F. Jones, long-time Omak businessman, passed away after a short illness, surrounded by his family Sept. 6 at age 97. He was born Feb. 12, 1919 in Entiat, Wash. to Loren and Dorothy ...

Ivan Redman

Okanogan, WA

Ivan Redman left this world Sept. 16, 2016. He resided in Okanogan for the last 33 years. Ivan was born on Jan. 30, 1930 in Parsons Kans., to Ralph and Dora Redman. He was one of four brothers— Dale, Jack ...

James Andrew Moore

Spokane, WA

In the afternoon of Aug. 21, 2016, Jim passed away peacefully in his sleep from natural causes at Fairwood Retirement Village in Spokane, Wash. Jim was 74 years old. Jim Moore was born in Spokane on Nov. 9, 1941. He ...

Robert C. Hirst

Oroville, WA

Robert C. “Bob” Hirst, 90, of Oroville, Wash., passed away on September 5, 2016 at North Valley Extended Care. Bob was born on Nov. 18, 1925 in Molson, Wash., the son of Richard C. “Bud” Hirst and Orpha Mae (Walker) ...

Austin Elwood Klahn Sr.

Austin Elwood Klahn, 99, died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016. Mass will be celebrated at Sept. 24, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church by the Monsignor Michael Colwell, Pastor. Arrangements are by Horizon Funeral Home. Austin Klahn was ...

Lena Louse Hopfer

Lena Louse Hopfer was born to Otto and Dora (Carsten) Klotz on Oct. 30, 1912, in Phillipsburg, Kans., where she lived until 1934 before coming to Omak. There she me a handsome young man named Arno Hopfer and three months ...

Eugene L. Kolander

Born 1938 in a farm house in Benson, Minn. At the age of two, his parents moved to a farm in Jackson, Minn. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in 1955 where he served in the Special Forces and ...

Susan Elizabeth Haas Siple

Omak, WA

Susan Elizabeth (Haas) Siple, crossed-over into eternity on Aug. 15, 2016 at Central Washington Hospital, Wenatchee, Wash. We lost our most beloved wife and soulmate, mother, daughter, sister, nieces, aunt and best friend. She now resides in Heaven with her ...

Walter Lee Theiss

Cashmere, WA

Walter Lee Theiss, 89, of Okanogan, Wash., passed away on Sept. 7, 2016. He was born on Sept. 20, 1926, to Victor and Hazel Theiss of Cashmere, Wash. Walter was raised in Cashmere. During his senior year of High School, ...

Magdalena Swann

Magdalena “Leona” Swann went to heaven on Sept. 7, 2016. She died of congestive heart failure at the age of 87 years old. She was born June 15, 1929 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Her parents, Martin Rosjer and Susan Zahner, had ...

Gerald Eugene Robinson

Omak, WA

Gerald Eugene Robinson best known to his friends as Jerry or JR Robinson, passed away Thursday, Aug. 11,2016 at Apple Springs Assisted Living. A memorial service honoring Gerald Eugene Robinson will be held Sunday, September 18 at 2 p.m. at ...

Edward Jenner Williams

Long Beach, WA

Edward Jenner Williams was born in Long Beach Wash., July 31, 1942; and died Aug. 21, 2016, doing what he loved, helping others enjoy the natural world. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dorothy Warner Williams and Edward ...