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Korey Allen Kolves

Korey Allen Kolves, 8, of Ephrata, died Sunday, March 30, 2014.

Lucy Ann Huckabee

Lucy Ann Huckabee, 66, a 28-year resident of the Wenatchee Valley, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014.

Dorothy Helen “Dottie” Bradshaw

Dorothy Helen "Dottie" Bradshaw, 92, of Wenatchee, passed away at home on March 31, 2014. She was born to Joseph and Helen (Slabik) Jakubowski in Faribault MN on March 27, 1922. She was raised and grew up on the family farm. On January 5, 1943, she married Walter Bradshaw in Cayuga, ND. They then moved to Briton, SD, where son, Bill, was born and then moved to Breckenridge, MN, where daughter, Betty, was born. In 1948, the family moved to Wenatchee, where Walter worked for the Great Northern Railroad and ...

Robert ‘Bob’ H. May

Robert “Bob” H. May, 86, a lifetime resident of Wenatchee, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

Verna Erdmann

Verna Erdmann, 86, of East Wenatchee, died Monday, March 31, 2014.

Lillian Elizabeth Martin-Webster

Lillian Elizabeth Martin-Webster, infant daughter of Jera Nichole Martin and Jon Lee Webster of Chelan, died Thursday, March 27, 2014.

Wilma E. Davis

Wilma E. Davis, 91, of Arlington, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

Margaret (Wilson) Clark

Margaret Clark, of East Wenatchee, WA, passed away with her family at her side March 30, 2014. She was born on June 16, 1928, to James and Ivy (Wild) Wilson in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada. Growing up, Margaret enjoyed helping her father in his drug store, and she also helped her aunt and uncle with the lake cabins at Lake Superior. Music was a very important and enjoyable part of her life. Her uncle, Eric Wild, was a musician composer from Canada. They wrote music together. Eric would do ...

Carole Anne Poltz

Carole Anne Poltz, 80, of Wenatchee, died Friday, March 28, 2014.

Marcus ‘Dean’ Pearcy

Marcus “Dean” Pearcy, 79, a 42-year resident of East Wenatchee, died Saturday, March 29, 2014.

Mary Lou Dorsey

Mary Lou Dorsey, 82, a lifetime resident of the Wenatchee Valley, died Sunday, March 29, 2014.

David Frank Smith

David Frank Smith was born December 18, 1930, at home on the family farm in Parkers Prairie, MN to parents, Asa and Daisy Smith. He first went to school in a one-room schoolhouse in Parkers Prairie, moving with his family to Tumwater, WA in 1937. He graduated high school at William Winlock Miller High School in Olympia, WA on June 3, 1949. Soon afterward, Dave enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in a Military Police Unit for two years. After an honorable discharge, he joined the Washington State Patrol ...

Mary Lou (Haight) Dorsey

Mary Lou (Haight) Dorsey passed away on Saturday, March 29, 2014, in East Wenatchee, WA. Her niece, Mona (Haight) Cooper, was by her side at the time of death. She was born on October 22, 1931, in Vernonia, OR to Victor D. and Ruby Rachel (Acord) Haight. Mary Lou graduated from Chelan High School. She worked for GTE Telephone in Chelan for 16 years and worked for Washington State Department of Transportation, retiring in 1997. She was a very talented artist.

Cathy L. (Hall) Townsend

Cathy L. (Hall) Townsend passed away at 1:30 a.m. Sunday morning, March 30, 2014. She fought a long and very courageous fight with liver cancer. Cathy was born to Howard and Lillian Hall (Geier) in Wenatchee, WA on April 2, 1958. She was four days shy of her 56th birthday. Cathy attended Lincoln Elementary, Pioneer Junior High and graduated from Wenatchee High School. Cathy was a lifetime resident of the Wenatchee Valley. Cathy's parents, Howard and Lillian Hall, moved to the Wenatchee Valley in 1950, where Howard started his business ...

Treva McNeil

Treva McNeil went to meet her Lord on March 26, 2014. She was born on December 21, 1921, in Ingomar, MT. The family moved to Chelan, WA in 1930, where Treva lived until after graduating from Chelan High School in 1939. She joined the Women's Army Corps in 1943, where she met and married Robert McNeil in 1946. They moved to East Wenatchee and purchased their first and only home in 1949, raising their children there. Treva loved gardening and raising chickens and peafowl. Living near the old Eastmont High ...

Margaret Eleanor (Nickell) Schalow

Margaret Schalow passed away peacefully on Friday, March 28, 2014, at Apple Springs Assisted Living home in Omak, WA, where she had been living since 2010. Margaret Eleanor Nickell was born on October 22, 1918, to Cecil (Barnes) and Ben Nickell in South Bend, WA, where Ben had been working in a lumber mill during World War I. After the War, the family returned to Winthrop, WA in the Methow Valley, where Margaret's grandparents were pioneers, homesteading in 1889.