Obituaries for October 2017

Obituary

Roy McDougall

Oroville, WA

Roy McDougall was born Aug. 27, 1925 in Leavenworth, Wash. to parents, James and Ruth (Canaday) McDougall. He passed away Oct 18, 2017 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket, Wash. A longtime resident of Oroville, Wash., Roy’s Family moved ...

John Dalgleish

Tonasket, WA

John “Big John” Dalgleish of Tonasket, Wash., passed away Oct. 16, 2017 in Wenatchee, Wash. He was born to John and Evelyn Dalgleish on Sept. 17, 1936 in Vancouver, B.C. Canada. He lived in Tonasket for 24 years and was ...

Fred Miller

Winthrop, WA

Fred Miller, 73, of Winthrop, Wash. died suddenly at home on Oct. 13, 2017. Fred was born in Twisp, Wash. on Aug. 5, 1944 to Ray and Pauline Miller of Holden, Wash. Fred attended his earliest years of school at ...

Alfonso Cardenas Jr.

It is with great sadness to announce that on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, Alfonso Cardenas Jr., a loving son, father, brother, uncle and grandfather passed away. He was 60 years old. He was born Aug. 13, 1957 to Alfonso Sr., ...

Geraldine Lucille Knapp

Omak, WA

Geraldine Lucille Knapp “Gerri”, 84, died on Oct. 17, 2017 with her family by her side. She lived in Omak, Wash. She was born on Dec. 5, 1932 in Orofino, Idaho to Nona Thompson and Russell George. Gerri was raised ...

Georgia Ann Clem

Brewster, WA

Georgia Ann Clem, 94, of Brewster, Wash., passed away in her home on Oct. 13, 2017. She was born in Reedley, Calif., to Arthur and Elva Beckner and lived in southern California until 1988 when she moved to Brewster, Wash., ...

Donald Lay

Omak, WA

The family of Donald Lay regretfully inform their friends and neighbors that, surrounded by his loving family, Don died peacefully at home on Oct. 10, 2017. Don was born in Missouri on Aug. 2, 1933. When he was four the ...

Alice Isabelle Hobart-Selde

Alice Isabelle Hobart-Selde, 71, known as “Willi” to close friends and family, passed away on the morning of October 6, 2017 at North Valley Hospital in Tonasket. Alice was born June 21, 1946 in Twisp, WA. She held life-long, fond ...

Esther Johnson

Methow Valley

Esther came into the Methow amid fall’s glory and departed just the same. She was the youngest of four girls. Esther met her sweetheart, Dave, early in life. Inseparable, they married, had two wonderful kids and built an amazing life ...

Bob Hunt

Conconully, WA

Bob 'Bobby' Ray Hunt of Conconully, Wash., passed away at home on Sunday, Sept. 17. Bob was born Aug. 10, 1960 in Twin Falls, Idaho to George Marvin Hunt (passed 1999) and Betty Julia Hunt (age 90). Bob met his ...

Glen Raymond Melum

Omak, WA

Skip Melum of Omak, Wash. passed away on Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 in Spokane, Wash., at the Spokane Hospice Home after suffering a massive stroke. He was born on Oct. 12, 1938. Skip grew up in the Arlington/Stanwood area and ...

Maxine Margaret McCrea Pitts

Okanogan, WA

Maxine Margaret McCrea Pitts, 92, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt and friend passed away on Oct. 4, 2017. She was born on Oct. 3, 1925 to Samuel and Lillian McCrea in Spokane, Wash. and several years ...

Ruby Libbia Porter

Athol, Idaho

Ruby LIbbia (Klapda) Porter, 93, passed away Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017 in Athol, Idaho. She was born Dec. 31, 1923 in The Kingdom of Bohemia. Memorial Services will be held 11 a.m. , Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, at the Omak ...

Thelma Evelyn Damskov

Omak, WA

Thelma Evelyn Damskov, 89, passed away at her home in Apple Springs, in on Sept. 19, 2017. Thelma was born Oct. 12, 1927, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, to Edward C. and Helen M. Sansom. It was there that she met ...

Ben Harris

Omak, WA

Ben Harris, 77, passed away on Oct. 7, 2017. He was born September 17, 1940 in Hulbert, Oklahoma. Ben married Linda James on October 26, 1963 in Omak, Washington. To this union, they had two children, Patrick and Michelle. Bennie ...

Charles F. Harrison

Charles F. (Johnny) Harrison, 96, passed away October 1, 2017. He was born on a wheat ranch near Monse, Washington, in 1921, to Charles F. and Emma Harrison. He was the middle child with sister Florence older and brother C. ...

Joseph Edward LaDouceur

Joseph Edward La Douceur, husband of his loving wife Louise and devoted father to his children passed away peacefully in the loving arms of his family and under the care of the dedicated staff of Apple Springs Assisted Living Facility ...

Margaret Adele Timm Derting

Omak, WA

Margaret Adele Timm Derting, 59, died Sept. 25, 2017. She was born April 2, 1958 to Fred and Sally Mary (Green) Timm in Omak, Wash. She was raised with her seven siblings in Okanogan where she graduated from high school ...

David Wayne Reynolds

Omak, WA

David Wayne Reynolds, 77, Omak, passed on Sept. 26, 2017. Born on Sept. 26, 1940 in Williston, N.D., to George and Alma Reynolds. David was raised in Renton, Wash. He joined the Marines where he would go on to serve ...

Lillian Elnora Beeman (Utigard) Gavin

Tonasket, WA

Nora passed away on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017 at her home in Tonasket. She was born April 4, 1933 in Wauconda to parents Guy and Alice (Sigrist) Beeman. When she was young she moved with her family to Omak, near ...