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Donald Barry Alexander

We shared lots of years, and had a whole lot of fun. But God has called you home to his son. I just can't believe it has ended this way - There were so many things I had wanted to say. It's too late for that now, it will just have to wait, until the day that I see you at the heavenly gate. May your soul rest well, my beloved brother, but the day is not over, because we shall share another.

Jerald Edson “Jerry” Isenhart, Jr.

Jerry was born March 28, 1994, at Brewster, WA, the first of two sons of Jerry and Cecilia Isenhart of Chelan. Jerry's walk with his faith began the day he was born, and it was the backbone of his strong personal character throughout his entire life. After Jerry was born, his mom and dad set up a nursery inside the family business (KOZI Radio), and Jerry became part of that family, too. He attended many community events with his parents and developed a better than average understanding of the benefits ...

Leota “Lee” Gilbert

Leota Gilbert passed away April 9, 2014, surrounded by the love of her children. She was born March 30, 1918, in Wynnewood, OK. After completion of the seventh grade, Lee left school to care for her mother and help with the family farm responsibilities. She met and later married Thomas "Bunk" Gilbert on March 12, 1936. Lee and Bunk migrated to and settled in Manson, WA in 1942, where she had resided for the past 72 years. Lee worked in local orchards and packing sheds until starting a career in ...

Elnor Louise Reid

Elnor Louise Reid, of Port Angeles, WA, passed away on March 20, 2014. She will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by her family and the many others who knew her during her 90 years of life. Elnor was born in Seattle, WA on November 13, 1923, to Leonard and Margaret Zanol. She grew up in Orondo, WA, where her parents had recently begun operation of an orchard. She graduated from Wenatchee High School in 1942, and on July 17, 1944, she was married to Carroll Reid of Waterville, WA. ...

Robert Glendon “Tex” Hemphill

After a long struggle with COPD, Robert G. "Tex" Hemphill, 95, passed away at Confluence Hospital on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, with his son by his side. He was the first child of six and was born on May 22, 1918, in Lohn, TX, to Robbie and Josephine Hemphill. He now finds everlasting peace with the Lord and his beloved wife of over 62 years, Freda, who passed in 2008. He was also preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Joe; and two sisters, Mary and Blanche. He grew ...

Dorotha M. McGee

Dorotha M. McGee, 90, a 65 year resident of East Wenatchee, WA, died Friday, April 4, 2014, at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee. She worked as a Court Clerk for the City of East Wenatchee for over 20 years.

Harley W. Maydole

A memorial service for Harley W. Maydole, whose obituary was printed in the March 26, 2014, edition of The Wenatchee World, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, at Faith Lutheran Church, 171 Eastmont Ave., East Wenatchee. Arrangements are by Telford’s Chapel of the Valley, East Wenatchee.

Mildred Wortman

Mildred Wortman, 98, a 75-year resident of Entiat, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014.

Roberta May Price

Roberta May Price, 88, a 53-year resident of Wenatchee, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014.

Patricia Mary Wettin

Patricia "Pat" Wettin, 83, a 33 year resident of Wenatchee, WA, died peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Pat Lacy was born in Chicago and with her family, eventually moved to West Chicago, where she met her future husband and "boy next door", Ed Wettin. After finishing high school, Pat went on to college at Marquette University, where she graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Nursing. Pat married Ed in October, 1953, and they spent the first few years together building a house in West Chicago, ...

Marian Ellen Bennett

Marian Ellen Bennett, 82, of Wenatchee, died Friday, April 4, 2014.

Robert G. ‘Tex’ Hemphill

Robert G. “Tex” Hemphill, 95, a longtime resident of the Wenatchee Valley, died Tuesday, April 8, 2014.

Kodiak Moon Bear

A celebration of life service for Kodiak Moon Bear, whose obituary was printed in the March 30, 2014 edition of The Wenatchee World, will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Church of the Nazarene, 111 Ski Hill Dr., Leavenworth.

Dave Schultz

Dave Schultz, 71, a 15-year resident of Omak, died Monday, April 7, 2014.

Patricia Mary Wettin

Patricia Mary Wettin, 83, a 33-year resident of Wenatchee, died Tuesday, April 8, 2014.

John Edgar Gonseth

John Edgar Gonseth, 88, a longtime resident of Ephrata, died Friday, April 4, 2014.

Bonnie Jo Melton

Bonnie Jo Melton, 65, a longtime resident of Wenatchee, died Monday, April 7, 2014.