Obituaries for March 2017

Obituary

Brian John Morgan

Omak, WA

Brian John Morgan of Omak, Wash. passed away on Monday, March 13, 2017 at the age of 75. He died peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn; sons, Jonathan Morgan and Jason ...

Billie Michels

Montesano, WA

Billie Michels, 85, of Montesano, Wash. passed away March 14, 2017. Billie was born May 5, 1931 in Baker, Oregon. She enjoyed many years bowling and golfing all over the country. She was a woman who loved the outdoors hunting, ...

Steven Harley Wehmeyer

Okanogan, WA

Steven Harley Wehmeyer, 73, of Okanogan, passed away at his home on March 19, 2017. He was born June 20, 1943 to Bill and Katie Wehmeyer in Okanogan, Wash. He lived in Okanogan his entire life, graduating from Okanogan High ...

Susan Jackson

Oroville, WA

Susan Jackson, 70, of Oroville died on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket. She was born April 11, 1946 in Tonasket, to parents Lester and Betty Kingsley. Susan grew up in Oroville attending and graduating ...

Lynn Gordon Bonar

Lynn Gordon Bonar passed away March 20, 2017 after a brief battle with cancer. Lynn was born to Mildred (Coleman) and Gordon K Bonar on April 26, 1940 in Brewster Wash. He spent his early childhood on Swauk Creek up ...

Thomas Charles Faust

Thomas Charles Faust passed peacefully to the next world on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at home as was his wish. Tom was born Dec. 29, 1932 in Allentown, Penn. He was active in Grace Episcopal Church as an altar boy ...

Alma Ruth Walters

Alma Ruth Walters, 83, entered the gates of heaven, March 14, 2017 at Mid-Valley Hospital in Omak, following an extended illness. Ruth was born Nov. 30, 1933 in Munday, Texas to George and Ethel Gilmer, eventually becoming the 9th of ...

Rabecca Ann Pfitzer

Rabecca Ann Pfitzer, 57, passed away and went to be with her Creator and Savior on March 8, 2017 in her loving home in Omak, Wash. Her healing and promise of eternal life was granted after a twenty-two month battle ...

Michael James Rehmke

Okanogan, WA

Michael James Rehmke, 50, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Okanogan on March 7, 2017. He was born on April 15, 1966 to James R. Rehmke and Rita M. Stalder in Tonasket, Wash. He lived in the Okanogan Valley ...

Guy Kaipo Goodness

Wauconda, WA

Guy Kaipo Goodness, 76 of Wauconda, Wash., passed away on March 16, 2017 at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee, Wash. Kaipo was born on Sept. 27, 1940, in Honolulu, Hawaii to Charlotte Saffrey and Stanley Guy Goodness. Guy grew up ...

Allen Leland Ramey

Republic, WA

Allen (Al) Leland Ramsey passed away peacefully on March 12, 2017 in Republic after battling liver and pancreatic cancer. Al left us to go see his wife Ann who he lost in 1996 also to pancreatic cancer, and his family ...

Arlene Truitt Christie

Arlene TruittChristie passed away on Sunday March 12 at 8:40 p.m. in the hospital in Wenatchee. She was born March 26, 1931, to Harold and Addie Staggs in Monitor, Wash., later moving to Moses Lake and finally coming to Omak, ...

Bonnie Engh Hartney Lawrence

Bonnie Hartney Lawrence, 67, died Dec. 25, 2016 of coronary failure in Omak. She was born Bonnie Marie Engh on July 14, 1949, as the oldest of seven children to Fred and Doris Engh in Omak, Was. Following graduation from ...

John Edward Maleng

Tonasket, WA

John Edward Maleng Ed Maleng, 78, passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017 at Central Washington Hospital, surrounded by his family. He leaves behind his beloved wife of 60 years; Frances (Carson) Maleng; his children, Randy (Barb) Maleng, Kim ...

Robert Swann

Robert Edwin Swann was born Jan. 10, 1926 in Minneapolis, Minn. His parents, Thomas Swann and Edith Russell, were Canadian citizens and he spent his childhood years raising cattle in Inwood, Manitoba, with his older sister Evelyn and younger brother ...

William Earl Galbraith

Newport, WA

William Earl “Bill” Galbraith, a resident of Newport, Wash., born May 20, 1961, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 in Wenatchee, Wash. Bill was born to the late Daniel and Martha (Peters) Galbraith in his hometown of Brewster, WA, ...

Mary Esther Sullivan

Coulee Dam, WA

Mary Sullivan, 93, a long-time resident of Coulee Dam, Wash., passed peacefully March 4, 2017 at Welcome Home Villa in Omak, Wash. Born in Seattle, Wash. on Dec. 31, 1923 to Karl Richard Mueller and Mary Bland (Cumbo) Mueller, Mary ...

Weldon Reynolds

Weldon “Red” Reynolds walked into the arms of the Lord on Friday, March 3, 2017. Red was born Nov. 19, 1921 in McCaulley, Texas to Mac and Grace Reynolds. He was the oldest of five children. Red enlisted in the ...

Ann Marie Bahr

Omak, WA

Ann Marie Bahr Ann Marie Bahr passed away March 6, 2017 in Wenatchee. She was the wife of Richard Bahr of Omak. She has lived in Omak for over 30 years. She worked at the Juvenile Center in Okanogan before ...

Ronald Carlisle Brotherton

Tonasket, WA

Ronald “Joey” Carlisle Brotherton passed away Feb. 28, 2017 in Tonasket, Wash. Brotherton, 70, was born Jan. 12, 1947 to Thomas Harrison Brotherton and Dorothy (Sherman) Brotherton.