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Virtus R. (Stub) Welch (In Memoriam)

Virtus Welch, age 89, passed away August 26, 2015 in Wenatchee, WA. He was born on November 15, 1925 in Bartlett, NE to Lonnie and Charlotte Marker Welch. Virtus moved with his family from NE to WA during the Depression in 1936. He graduated from Arlington, WA H.S. in 1943. He joined the Navy and is a Plank Owner of the USS Henry Tucker, serving during WWII. He returned from the war and married his high school sweetheart, Violet Kirstein in 1947. They were married for 66 years. He worked ...

Ronald G. Stephenson

Ronald G. Stephenson, 76, a resident of Wenatchee and Cashmere since 1974, has lost his battle with cancer, and has gone to be with his Heavenly Father on August 18, 2015. On October 12, 1938, Ron was born to the late Robert E. and Eule “Reba” (DeBerger) Stephenson at Baxter Springs, KS. Here, he was raised with his brother and sister. He graduated from Baxter Springs High School and then continued on to Pepperdine University to study Theology...

Ramona Christianson Baker

Ramona L. Baker, 95, passed away August 11, 2015 at Hearthstone Cottage. She was born March 11, 1920 on a homestead in Colgan, ND. She was one of eight children born to Clarence and Sophie Christianson on this farm. Ramona married Sherman T. Baker in Montana in 1940. They had three sons while living in Helena, MT...

Marlene A. Moody

Marlene A. Moody, 78, of Wenatchee, died Monday, Aug. 24, 2015.

John Einar Peterson

John Einar Peterson, 73, of Leavenworth, died Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015.

Marlene A. Moody

Marlene A. Moody, formerly of Westminster, CO, passed away in Wenatchee, WA on August 24, 2015, at the age of 78. Marlene Adeline Amdor was born on July 8, 1937, in Harlowton, MT, the daughter of Franklin Earl Amdor and Cora Mae Hamel. She moved to Billings, MT after her graduation from Harlowton High School in 1955. On February 22, 1957, she married William James Moody, Jr. and they had two children, Michael Jay and Kathryn Ann...

Fred Dahl

Fred Dahl, 79, of Wenatchee, died Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015.

Marvin Fenner

Marvin Fenner, 80 of East Wenatchee, died Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015.

Christine George

Christine George, 48, of East Wenatchee, died Friday, Aug. 21, 2015.

Billie Dahl

Billie Dahl, 78, of Wenatchee, died Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015.

Elvin Doyle Weatherford

Death changes everything! Time changes nothing. I still miss the sound of your voice, the wisdom in your advice, the stories of your life, and just being in your presence. So no, time changes nothing. I miss you as much today as I did the day you died. I just miss you!

Olive Faith McCreary

Olive Faith McCreary, a much beloved mother, sister, aunt and friend, was called home on August 19, 2015, after a courageous and hard-fought battle with cancer. Born on July 28, 1952, in Wenatchee, WA, Olive was the fifth child of Ross and Clara McCreary and was raised in Quincy, WA, graduating from Quincy High School in 1970...

Brandon Lewis “Hoggie” Hoglund

Brandon Lewis "Hoggie" Hoglund passed away unexpectedly on August 20, 2015, at 38 years of age. Brandon is survived by his parents; his wife, Jayme Hoglund (Duncan); his sons, Kane Lewis Hoglund and Kruz Burton Hoglund...

Hubert Bourton

Hubert Bourton, 84, of Waterville, died Friday, Aug. 21, 2015.

Cathy C. Elvig

Cathy C. Elvig, 60, of Malaga, died Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015.

Genevieve Ann Herron

Genevieve Ann Herron, 77, of Wenatchee, died Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015.