Obituaries for June 2017

Obituary

Robert E. Lightley

Spokane Valley, WA

Robert E. Lightley passed away June 10, 2017 in Spokane Valley, Wash. He was born Oct. 24, 1924 in Portland, Ore. Robert is survived by his wife of 69 years, Ora Allene Lightley; and his children, Ron (Sue) Lightley Littleton, ...

Bob Duncan

A Memorial Service will be held for Bob Duncan on Saturday, July 8 at 1 p.m. at the Malott United Methodist Church. Please join us as we celebrate his life and share memories.

Sandy Northrup

East Wenatchee, WA

If you haven’t yet heard the news from friends or family or chance encounters among strangers that Sandy Northrup passed away, don’t worry. You will. It’s inevitable. A person as wise and caring and funny and dedicated as Sandy doesn’t ...

William Melbourne Fisher

Monse, WA

Uncle Bill Fisher, Monse, Wash., passed away suddenly at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia. He was with his long-time loving and adored caregiver, Stacey Marie House his great-niece, and other Family members. Recently Uncle Bill had been living at ...

Clarence George Johnson

Nespelem, WA

Clarence George “Rocky” Johnson, 79, passed away Tuesday afternoon, June 13, 2017 at the Colville Tribal Convalescent Center in Nespelem, Wash. Rocky was born Monday, Nov. 22, 1937 in Northport, Wash. to Clarence Selmer and Gloria Augustus-Johnson. A member of ...

Nellie Paulsen

Loomis, WA

Nellie was born July 27, 1925 in Loomis, Wash. to parents John Sherman Cook and Oma Jane Colbert. Nellie passed away in her home on June 16, 2017. Nellie was a stamper for Wenoka Apple Warehouse, a manager of the ...

Braden Glen Fillmore

On June 17, 2017, Braden Glen Fillmore, 20, departed this world for heaven, as a result of injuries sustained in a one vehicle accident in rural Malheur County, Oregon. He was born May 27, 1997 to Mark and Diana (Schrock) ...

Gerald William Gaines

Omak, WA

Gerald (Jerry) William Gaines, 75, of Omak, Wash., passed away at Central Washington Hospital on June 17, 2017. He was born on Oct. 21, 1941, to William and Dolores Gaines of Medford, Ore. Jerry was married to Barbara Ann Walters ...

James P. Watson

Riverside, WA

James P. Watson, 92, passed away Sunday afternoon, June 11, 2017 at his home in Riverside, Wash. He was born Feb. 28, 1925 in Rock Island, Wash., to William and Nellie Black. James was raised in a variety of places ...

Edwina Vivian Sheoships George

Omak, WA

Edwina “Midge” George, 83, passed away on June 14, 2017 in Omak, Wash. Edwina was born in Pendleton, Ore. on Nov. 9, 1933. Edwina was the daughter of Edward Sheoships and Betsy Cowapoo. She was raised in Mission, Ore., just ...

Harry Arnold Monnin

Omak, WA

Harry Arnold Monnin passed away June 9, 2017. Harry was born in Omak, Wash., to Jim and Ethel Monnin on Sept. 16, 1950. He grew up in Omak where he attended school and graduated from Omak High School in 1969. ...

Lillian 'Babe" Stansbury

A memorial service for Lillian “Babe” Stansbury will be held at 11 a.m. on July 1, 2017 at Loomis Community Church, with a luncheon to follow. Please join us in a celebration of Lillian’s most interesting life. Donations may be ...

Ralph Matson

A Celebration of Life service will be held for Ralph Matson at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 15 at the Okanogan Presbyterian Church. All are welcome.

Jerry Pickle

Riverside, WA

Jerry Pickle, 58, of Riverside, Wash. passed away May 28, 2017. Jerry was born in Tonasket and spent time living all over Washington State. He was an artist, a handyman, an amateur musician, an avid yard-saler and antique collector, and ...

Shirley Alice Monroe Bennett

Brewster, WA

Shirley Alice Monroe Bennett was born April 22, 1925 in Wenatchee, Wash. to Maude and Vernon B. Monroe. She passed away at her home in Brewster on June 14, 2017 at the age of 92 after spending her entire life ...

Janice Marie Rogers Anderson

Omak, WA

Janice Marie (Rogers) Anderson passed away peacefully in her sleep June 13, 2017. Jan was born in the old Omak Hospital to parents, Hance and Virgie Rogers, on Aug. 15, 1944. She was the youngest of the family, joining brother ...

Scott Lee Gilge

Omak, WA

Scott Lee Gilge, 28, of Omak died June 6th, 2017. Scott was born on May 11th, 1989 to Duane Gilge of Tunk Mountain and Lisa Hagney. As a young age Scott came to live with his grandparents, Gary Gilge and ...

Diana Carol Weitman

Park Rapids, MN

Diana Carol Weitman was born April 1, 1952 in Park Rapids, Minn., to Stanley and Carol Edwards. She lived with her parents and siblings in Minnesota up until her early-teens upon moving to Omak, Wash. with her mother and step-father, ...

Donald Ivan Wilson

Donald Ivan Wilson, died at home June 6,2017. He was born Oct. 28, 1930 to Ray and Nona (Cole) Wilson in Synarep, Wash. Donald graduated in 1949, from Riverside High school and went to college in Wenatchee, Wash., working for ...

Ilene Lavelle Hand

Omak, WA

Ilene Lavelle Hand passed away peacefully at Park Place Adult Family Home in Omak, Wash., on June 6, 2017. Ilene was born on May 24, 1924 in Ethel, Wash., to Wes and Alice Marshall. She spent most of her childhood ...