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Elizabeth Ann Bisque

Elizabeth Ann Bisque, 57, of Bridgeport, died Tuesday, June 10, 2014.

In Loving Memory of Jill Wood Spanjer

Ten years is too long to go without hearing your voice, feeling your touch, or seeing your face. Until we meet again my mother, daughter, sister and friend...

Barbara Jo Hepler

Barbara was born March 31, 1947, in Seattle, WA and was adopted by Russell and Donna Erickson of Wenatchee. She was the second of two children adopted by the Ericksons. Barbara's early years were spent on the Erickson's Squilchuck apple ranch, where she learned the value of hard work and dedication of farm life. She was involved in 4-H and loved her animals and her church clubs and activities at the Wenatchee First Baptist Church. Barbara loved to read and was reading before she attended the first grade at Lincoln ...

John F. Mayfield

John F. Mayfield, 80, of Dryden, WA, died on June 5, 2014, in Wenatchee, WA. He was born on May 29, 1934, to the late Ruby and Vaughn Mayfield. He went to school in Dryden, graduating in 1952, worked at the Independent Warehouse and was an orchardist. He married Doris Oxenrider and they had three daughters, Lori (David) DeLap, Tina (Don) Stasuik, and Teri (James Roach) Mayfield.

Glen S. Puterbaugh

Glen S. Puterbaugh passed away quickly at his home in East Wenatchee, WA on May 26, 2014. He was born on November 12, 1936 in Grandview, WA. Glen graduated from Grandview High School in 1955. He enlisted in the Washington National Guard in 1954. He left service in 1969 with the rank of Captain. Glen deeply valued his military experience. Glen married his wife of 53 1/2 years, Beverly L. Coats of Prosser, WA, on July 2, 1960, in Grandview Bethany Presbyterian Church. Glen received two Bachelor of Arts degrees ...

Julian A. Bagwell

Julian A. Bagwell, 41, of Seattle, WA and formerly of Entiat and Wenatchee, WA, passed away May 24, 2014.

Gwendolyn E. “Gwen” Curzon

Gwendolyn E. Curzon, better known as Gwen, passed away suddenly after complications from a major surgery on June 7, 2014. Gwen was ready to join the Lord's house, as she had lived a long, fulfilling and joyous life in Chelan for 50 years on Lakeshore Drive. Gwen was born in Hugoton, KS to E .W. and Ethel Bell Joslin. Gwen was the only daughter and she had four brothers. Two of her brothers are still known today as the "Fighting Iron Men" of Oregon State University football lore.

Betty Ann (Chaffee) Boruff

Betty Ann (Chaffee) Boruff, 84, a longtime Ephrata, WA resident, passed away Sunday, June 15, 2014, at McKay Healthcare in Soap Lake, WA. She was born in Englewood, CO on April 19, 1930, to George and Leah Chaffee, the youngest of six children. In the spring of 1949, during a visit to her sister, Frances (Lloyd) Taylor in Ephrata, WA, who was good friends of Slats Boruff, she met Clarence "Buster" Boruff. Six months later, she returned to Ephrata to become Mrs. Clarence Boruff.

David R. Morrell

David R. Morrell, 87, of Wenatchee, died Saturday, June 14, 2014.

Kristi Moore

Kristi Moore, 59, of East Wenatchee, died Monday, June 16, 2014.

William Erwin Lindert

William Erwin Lindert, 91, of Wenatchee and formerly of Manson, died Tuesday, June 17, 2014.

Joan F. Gross

Joan F. Gross, 82, of Cashmere, died Tuesday, June 17, 2014.

Charles Dale “Chuck” Peters

Charles "Chuck" Dale Peters, age 86, passed away on Monday, June 16, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 9, 1927, in Wenatchee, WA to Charles Melvin and Iva Diantha (Inks) Peters. He attended school in Sunnyslope, graduating from Wenatchee High School in 1945. In June 1945, he entered the Merchant Marine Training School at Catalina Island, CA, where he finished advanced training in late summer as the war ended. After a voyage to the Philippine Islands, he returned to Wenatchee and, in May of 1946, enlisted ...

Clinton Eugene Stoddard

Clint passed away peacefully at home Sunday, June 15, 2014, at the age of 62, surrounded by family and friends. He was born December 10, 1951, to Gene and Verneta Stoddard in Wenatchee, WA. Clint grew up on the family farm, north of Waterville, with his parents and older brother, Dick. In his teenage years, his passion was riding motorcycles with friends, which developed into years of motocross racing. His grandson, Kayden, is now the keeper of his many racing trophies.