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Joan “Kay” Frey

Kay was born November 27, 1932, in Kellogg, ID, the only child of Jeannette "Jenny" and Darrell "Red" Veach. She lived in the Kellogg area the majority of younger years. Summers found her in Billings, MT with her mother's sisters and brothers. While she was fond of all of her aunts and uncles - Doris, Tommy, John, Eunice and Bud - it was Aunt Adah who held a special place in her heart, as it was Aunt Adah who gave her a sense of family...

Roxie Lucille Chambers

Roxie L. Chambers, 88, a Wenatchee, WA area resident since 1947, passed away peacefully at home with family Sunday, May 24, 2015. She was born in the small town of Sydney, AR to R.H. and Nora Mynatt on July 19, 1926. Lucille grew up with her two younger brothers, Roy and Dean Mynatt, in the small farming community of Sharp County. She graduated in March of 1944, at the Sidney High School and within a couple of years, headed west with her energetic cousin, Neola...

Keri Ann Hanley

Keri Ann Hanley passed peacefully at home with her family by her side. A beautiful ray of sunshine is gone from our lives. Never married, Keri Ann had no children of her own, but was a mom to many, taking them under her wing and guiding them in the right direction with understanding and love. Always their champion. Always their defender...

Arlis Eugene Grills, Sr.

Arlis Eugene Grills, Sr. was born April 11, 1924, in Larkin, AR to William and Bertha (Hare) Grills. He went to be with the Lord on May 22, 2015, in his home surrounded by family. He joined the U.S. Army in 1943 and was discharged in 1945, in which he received a Bronze Star for his heroism, and was offered a Purple Heart, which he declined. He returned home to Larkin, AR. He then married Zelda M. Jones on October 23, 1946, in Melbourne, AR...

Ethel M. (Warner-Coleman) Rich

Ethel M. Rich, of Wenatchee, WA, age 80, passed away peacefully into the arms of her heavenly father with loved ones by her side May 21, 2015. She was born in Seattle, WA to Romaine and Sylvia Warner on April 26, 1935. The family eventually moved to Allyn, WA, where she attended school and also in Shelton, WA. She met Byron R. "Barney" Coleman and they were married on May 15, 1954. In May 1955, they were blessed with a son, Steven A. Coleman, and then three years later in ...

Marjorie F. Miller

Marjorie F. Miller, 89, a former longtime resident of Peshastin, WA, died Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Bellevue, WA, with her family at her side. She was born to Raymond and Mary (Jurgens) Bromfield at Cashmere, WA, where she was raised and later graduated from Cashmere High School. On December 31, 1948, she married Charles Ray Miller at Cashmere. The couple made their home in Peshastin, where they raised their family...

Alda Gwyn (Brush) Green

Alda Gwyn (Brush) Green, of Wenatchee, WA, passed into the loving arms of her Lord Jesus on 19th day of May, 2015, in Blossom Creek Care Facility. Alda was born October 28, 1936, in De Leon, TX. She is survived by her husband of 28 years, Jerry Green; one sister, Cherry Roberts of Joshua, TX; and her children, Patricia Iris McKinley of Cleburne, TX, Julia Ann McKinley of Kaufman, TX, Walter E. McKinley of Wenatchee, WA, Van McKinley of Houston, TX and Jan McKinley of Pawhuska, OK. Alda succumbed to ...

Roxie L. Chambers

Roxie L. Chambers, 88, of East Wenatchee, died Sunday, May 24, 2015.

Jerri E. (Judd) Schlosser

The world lost one of the sweetest, most gentle souls on May 7, 2015, with the sudden passing of Jerri (Judd) Schlosser, 58, of Aberdeen, WA. Jerri enjoyed and lived the simple life. She maintained a positive attitude through any challenge placed before her, creating an aura of contentment that put everyone at ease.

Robert N. (Bob) Brammer

Robert N. (Bob) Brammer, 47, apple grower, whiskey maker, world traveler, trained engineer, former soldier, and treasured husband, father, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, and friend, passed away suddenly on May 18, 2015. The baby of the Brammer family with an adventurous and exuberant spirit to match, Bob came into this world on January 10, 1968, in Townsend, MT, the youngest of five children born to Jerry Brammer and Fleda Brammer (ne;e Albertson).

Tony Sauer

Tony Sauer, a longtime resident and local businessman of Peshastin, died of kidney failure at his mother's home in East Wenatchee. Tony inherited his mechanical aptitude from his father, the late George J. Sauer. Like Bud, after graduating from Peshastin-Dryden High School (1980), he owned and operated the family repair shop for many years.

Fr. Thomas S. Kuykendall

The Very Rev. Thomas S. Kuykendall, pastor of Wenatchee's St. Joseph Catholic Church since 1998, died Sunday, May 24, 2015, due to complications from his recent struggle with cancer. He was 78. Bishop Joseph Tyson of the Catholic Diocese of Yakima and a small group of parishioners were able to celebrate Mass with Fr. Tom in his room at Central Washington Hospital for Pentecost Sunday, the final feast of the Easter season, meant to call to mind again the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, His Ascension into heaven, and the sending ...

Wayne L. Allan

Wayne L. Allan, 94, of Wenatchee, died Saturday, May 23, 2015.

Ethel M. Rich

Ethel M. Rich, 80, of Wenatchee, died Thursday, May 21, 2015.

Robert G. “Bob” Racus

Robert G. "Bob" Racus passed away peacefully on May 17, 2015, with his family at his side. He was born on May 24, 1933, to George J. and Rosalie S. Racus in Wenatchee, WA. He graduated from Wenatchee High School in 1951, and then attended Wenatchee Valley College. In 1953, he joined the U.S. Army Signal Corps and was with the 82nd Airborne Division, occupation of Korea, then photographer until his honorable discharge...