Obituaries for December 2017

Obituary

Arthur Nordang

Spokane, WA

Arthur Nordang passed away in Spokane, Wash., Dec. 17, 2017, surrounded by his loving family and friends. Art, the eldest of two children, was born to Arthur S. and Ada Nordang in Snohomish, Wash., on Feb. 7, 1930. Art grew ...

George L. Wiltz

Chesaw, WA

George L. Wiltz, a longtime resident of Chesaw, Wash. passed away unexpectedly Nov. 30, 2017. George was born Dec. 21, 1969 in Spokane, Wash., the son of Donald and Linda Wiltz. His parents built and operated the Chesaw Store and ...

Jeffrey Dean Bailey

It is with great shock and sadness, that we announce the passing of Jeffrey Dean Bailey on Dec. 6, 2017. Jeff was born to Clayton and Elaine Bailey in San Bernardino, Calif., on June 6, 1967. In 1977, his family ...

Trygve Howard Culp

Okanogan, WA

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. Trygve Howard Culp, 71, from Twisp and Okanogan and some great number of points through the fore and ...

Kenneth Robert Dykes

Okanogan, WA

Kenneth Robert Dykes was born July 20, 1920 on Salmon Creek in Okanogan to John and Bessie Dykes and passed away at Regency Omak on Dec. 13, 2017. He worked in many orchards, at Wagner Sawmill, Okanogan and retired from ...

Beverly Ann Dickson Barker Springer

Okanogan, WA

Beverly, 92, was born April 16, 1925 in Yakima, Wash., to Parm ‘Beau’ Dickson and Gladys (Montgomery) Dickson. She passed on Dec. 10, 2017. At the age of three, she moved with her family to Riverside, Wash. and then shortly ...

Betty Louise Dieterich

Oroville, WA

Betty Louise (Naggy) Dieterich passed away Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2017 at her home of 60 years, surrounded with the love of family and friends. Betty was born Jan. 22, 1929 in Oroville, Wash., to parents William ‘Bill’ and Grace Naggy. ...

Juanita Davidson

Omak, WA

Juanita Davidson passed from this world Nov. 22, 2017. By her side were those who loved her and cared for her and her son, Alvis. Juanita was born to W.L. Elvington and Dollie Elvington (Lewis) on Sept. 1, 1936 in ...

Marjorie Leone Kropp Lilly

Bridgeport, WA

Marjorie Leone Lilly (Kropp), 96, was born Jan. 2, 1921 and passed away at her home Dec. 10, 2017 surrounded by family. Marjorie was born in a house in Bridgeport, Wash. with her twin brother, Joseph Kropp. They grew up ...

Donna Pauline Goetz

Okanogan, WA

Donna Pauline Goetz, 83, of Okanogan, peacefully passed away Dec. 6, 2017, at her home with her faithful dog, Chip, in her lap. Donna was born Aug. 23, 1934 to William and Cleo Harrison in Yakima, Wash. She married the ...

William Dale Byrd

Omak, WA

William ‘Bill’ Dale Byrd, 84, passed away peacefully Dec. 3, 2017 in Spokane, Wash, due to complications from pneumonia. Bill was born Dec. 19, 1932 in Omak, Wash., to Helen and Dale Byrd. He graduated from Omak High School in ...

Clifford G. Dills

Omak, WA

Clifford G. Dills, 69, passed away peacefully in his Omak home, Nov. 22, 2017. Cliff was born on Oct. 1, 1948, to Glenn and Bertha Dills. Cliff attended and graduated from Okanogan High School in 1968. In the years that ...

Annie Lou Maley

Annie Lou Maley, 101, passed away in Seattle in early December 2017. She was born March 7, 1916 in Omak, Wash., to Robert and Isabella Wright who were early Omak pioneers. She graduated from Omak High School in 1934 and ...

Christopher R. Michels

Tonasket, WA

Chris Michels, 51, was born in Tonasket, Wash., May 21, 1966 to Bob and Kathy (Walter) Michels and passed away Dec. 6, 2017. He attended school in Tonasket for 12 years, where he played basketball in junior high and tennis ...

Thomas Dagnon

Moses Lake, WA

Thomas ‘Tom’ Dagnon, 75, a long-time resident of Moses Lake, passed away Dec. 7, 2017. Tom was born in Okanogan, Wash., to Charles and Helen (Vaughan) Dagnon. He attended various schools in Okanogan County, graduating from Tonasket High School in ...

Mary Ellen Heller

Mary Ellen Heller was born in Brewster on April 20, 1960 and passed away Nov. 30, 2017. Mary Ellen was preceded in death by her father, Max R. Heller. She is survived by her mother, Louella May Buckingham; sister, Carol ...

Lula Aubertin

Keller, WA

Lula Aubertin 1917-2017 Lula Aubertin went home to be with her Lord on Nov. 24, 2017, from complications from a stroke. She was surrounded by friends and family. Lula was born on Nov. 26, 1917 in Keller, Wash., and was ...

Charles Ernest Clement

Omak, WA

Charles ‘Chad’ Ernest Clement 1923-2017 Charles Ernest Clement, Jr. (Chad) went home to be with the Lord on Nov. 29, 2017. He was born in Beardstown, Ill. on April 1, 1943. He married his high school sweetheart, Pat, on April ...