Gladys Barbra (Jaros) Riedel was born in Warroad, MN on October 23, 1919, and lived for over 95 years until February 10, 2015. Mom always said her parents, John M. and Rose (Petrak) Jaros, named her Gladys because they were glad she was the last of their eight children. She had six brothers and one sister. Mom began school at age four and with the accompaniment of her youngest brothers, Jim and Roy, was able to graduate from high school in such hard times.
Darlene G. Throgmorton, 79, died Friday, February 6, 2015, in Wenatchee, WA. She was born May 2, 1935, to Clyde and Lillian (Obergh) Jones. She grew up and attended Waterville Schools, graduating from Waterville High School in 1953. She married F. Robert Borders and they had four children, Lynn, Kenneth, Janet and Tami. While the children were small, she was involved in teaching Sunday School at the Federated Church. She was a leader or assistant leader for many years for Cub Scouts, Blue Birds, and Campfire Girls.
Danny Ray Dockins, 59, passed away on January 19, 2015, following a battle with cancer. He was born to Robert and Lila Dockins on April 22, 1955. Danny grew up in the Wenatchee Valley, attended the Wenatchee School District, and then went on to join the U.S. Navy in 1971. He served aboard the U.S.S Juneau refueling helicopters.
Everett Dale Henderson died January 16, 2015, in Wenatchee, WA, at the age of 92. He was born August 2, 1922. He was a lifetime area resident, who was born in Beebe, WA, to Leonard and Lila (Story) Henderson. He spent his childhood years in Chelan, WA, and his teen years in Wenatchee. At Wenatchee High School, he was a varsity athlete in several sports, and later a skilled boxer. He graduated in 1942, and lived in Wenatchee for the rest of his life, with the exception of his Army ...
Jean Riker passed away on February 8, 2015, from complications following emergency surgery in Arizona, where she was spending the winter with her husband and friends as she has done for the past 35 years, enjoying the warm weather, visiting old ghost towns, old mines, and hiking the desert.
Allon Douglas Buob, 59, went to be with the Lord on February 1, 2015. The second of four children, he was born on November 16, 1955, in Soap Lake, WA, to Haven Eric and Barbara Ann (Erickson) Buob. In his early years, Allon lived on the family wheat ranch near Coulee City, WA. He enjoyed ice skating on the pond and tunneling forts through snow drifts in winter.
Darlene G. Throgmorton, 79, died Friday, February 6, 2015, in Wenatchee, WA. She was born May 2, 1935, to Clyde and Lillian (Obergh) Jones. She grew up and attended Waterville schools, graduating from Waterville High School in 1953. She married F. Robert Borders and they had four children, Lynn, Kenneth, Janet and Tami. While the children were small, she was involved in teaching Sunday School at the Federated Church.
Ardis Elaine Forney, 90, a longtime resident of Leavenworth, WA, passed away Sunday, February 8, 2014, at Cascade Medical Center in Leavenworth, WA. Ardis was born on July 9, 1924, at Canova, SD, to Elmer Harvey and Louise (Wobig) Rabenhorst. Ardis graduated from Spencer High School in 1942, and in June of 1943, went on to take an advanced course in shorthand from the Palmer Method of Business Writing, where she was awarded honors of superior ability for rapid, legible, commercial penmanship.
Joseph Flanagan, 78, died the morning of February 10, 2015, in Wenatchee, WA, with his family at his bedside. Joe was preceded in death by his parents, Anna Rose (nee' Moore) and Joseph Flanagan of Stranorlar Ireland; and brothers-in-law, John Fell of Galway, Ireland, and Coleman Costello of Connemara, Ireland.
A Funeral Service will be held for Bonnie Beth (Huffer) Davis, 84, of Wenatchee, WA, on Sunday, February 15, 2015, at 3:00 p.m. at the Church of God Faith of Abraham, 1835 N. Western Avenue, Wenatchee, with Pastor Merry Peterson officiating. Visitation will be held at Heritage Memorial Chapel funeral home on Friday, February 13, 2015, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.