The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo69° Mostly Clear

Saturday

Hi99° Hot

Saturday Night

Lo71° Mostly Clear

Sunday

Hi102° Hot

Sunday Night

Lo75° Partly Cloudy

Monday

Hi93° Partly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo70° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi90° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo67° Partly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi88° Mostly Sunny

Lowell Barsten

Send to Kindle
Print This

photo Buy this photo

Lowell Barsten

East Wenatchee, WA

Lowell Jennings Barsten, age 87, a longtime resident of East Wenatchee, WA, passed away at home Friday, August 16, 2013. Lowell Barsten grew up in Guelph, ND, where he lived until the age of 12 years when his family moved to Wenatchee. He attended school in Wenatchee through his junior year of high school, but was drafted into WWII and served for several years, then returned to complete his senior year and graduate from Wenatchee High School in 1947. He worked for the Washington State Employment Security Department for 31 years and retired from the State. He then worked for the federal government part time for 14 years as a Civil Service Examiner.

Lowell Barsten is survived by his wife, Anne Barsten of East Wenatchee; two sons, Lynne and Jerrald Barsten; and two daughters, Cheryl Hawes and Carol Sether. He also has 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, August 23, 2013, at Telford’s Chapel of the Valley in East Wenatchee. Graveside Military Honors will follow at Evergreen Memorial Park. Arrangements by Telford’s Chapel of the Valley.

Questions about commenting? See our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy.

Comments Help

A few important points:

  • You must have a Disqus account to comment (your Wenatchee World login and Disqus login are completely separate)
  • You must provide your first and last name
  • Your comment must be civil

For more information see our Disqus commenting FAQ or our full commenting policy