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Phillip Dewitt Roth

Phillip Dewitt Roth, age 80, of Oroville, WA, passed away Wednesday, May 7, 2015, at his home surrounded by family. He was born September 24, 1934, in Salem, OR. Phil graduated from Franklin High School in Portland, OR in 1953. He attended Eastern Washington College on a football scholarship, where he met and married Bev Nulton in 1956. Phil taught and coached basketball and football, until he changed careers to the insurance business and ultimately moved to Oroville, opening his own business in 1981...

Patricia E. Wood

Patricia E. Wood passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Friday, May 1, 2015, after a three year courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Pat was born January 1, 1939, in Brewster, WA to Helen Rector and Gordon Conley, both of Electric City, WA. As an only child, Pat grew up and attended school in Grand Coulee, WA, graduating in 1956. Soon after, she moved to Spokane, WA, where she met and married her husband, Gerry Wood...

Clinton Adam Dunckel

He left behind many who love him, including his father, Norman Dunckel; children, Dharma, Einn, Jackson and Bennett; sisters and their husbands, Amy and Diego, Brenda and Mike, Angie and Tony, Becki, and Melissa and Chris; brothers and their wives, Dale and Shelly, Timothy, and Phillip and Tammy; aunt, Kathy; uncle, Daniel; uncle, Kirk, uncle, George and Pamela; many nephews, nieces and cousins; loved friends and family, Loyd, Sammie, Eli, Core, Justin, etc... and the whole Alcoa Wenatchee, Inc. Everyone will miss you.

Edward Lyle Pariseau

Edward Lyle Pariseau, 84, died April 27, 2015, at Central Washington Hospital, surrounded by his family. Ed was born in Fargo, ND on December 2, 1930, the first of five children born to John Elmer Pariseau and Katherine Yocum Pariseau. The family moved repeatedly during Ed's youth: Fargo, ND, Minot, ND, Des Moines, IA, Washington D.C., Prineville, OR, Brewster, WA and Kittitas, WA. In Kittitas, Ed met Venna Eve "Evie" Farnham, and they were married on September 15, 1951...

Gary Allen “Archie” Stephens

Gary Allen "Archie" Stephens, passed away Sunday, May 3, 2015, at his home, after a seven year battle of fighting colon cancer. Gary was born October 8, 1952, in Moses Lake, WA to Ewell and Mary I. (Simpson) Stephens. Raised and schooled in Othello, WA, he played baseball, basketball and some football during his high school years. He graduated in 1971. He was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ and was baptized in the Othello Church of Christ. He met Cheree Stone while in high school and they ...

Terry Hill

SFC (Ret) Terry Lee Hill, 54, of Tonasket, WA, passed away April 30, 2015, at his home with his loved ones by his side after a short, but valiant and courageous, battle of pancreatic cancer. Terry was born April 14, 1961, to Gladys (Hill) and Clayton Carlson. After the death of his mother when he was just a baby, he and his two brothers were adopted by his grandparents, Harold and Annie Hill. Terry grew up helping his grandparents on their orchard. He attended the Tonasket, WA school district and ...

Ann Krakowka Hoyt

Ann Krakowka Hoyt, 93, of Leavenworth, WA, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, April 25, 2015, at the Memory Care Unit of Mountain Meadows Senior Living Campus in Leavenworth. Her two daughters were with her at the time. Ann was born on February 10, 1922, in Buffalo, NY. She was the second of three daughters born to Anna Whitelsey and Lester F. Hoyt. She grew up along with her older sister, Deena and younger sister, Jean in East Aurora, NY...

Thelma May Peterson

Thelma May Peterson, 91, of Wenatchee, WA, passed away on Friday, April 24, 2015, after a battle with cancer. She was born June 23, 1923, in Wallowa, OR to Eugene and Florence Knotts. Thelma was raised and educated in Lostine, OR. She was a typing champ and on the basketball team that won a State Championship her senior year. Thelma was very proud of that achievement. They traveled to games in the back of an old pickup and slept four to a bed. After graduation, she married Henry "Hank" Smith...

Darlene M. Larkin

Darlene M. Larkin, 52, of Wenatchee, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015.

Sam Wheatcroft

Sam Wheatcroft passed away April 2015. He was born to Marjorie and Wes Wheatcroft in September 1947. Sam grew up in California and Washington. He had five sisters, Stella and Robert Figley of East Wenatchee, WA, Diane and Mike Norman of Lewiston, ID, Sharon and Bob Jackson of Seattle, WA, Rita and John Holloman of Seattle, WA, and Linda and Richard Dowell of Puyallup, WA. Sam had two brothers, Arnie and Doni Wheatcroft of East Wenatchee, WA and Randy Wheatcroft of East Wenatchee, WA...

Gary Allen “Archie” Stephens

Gary Allen "Archie" Stephens passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2015, at his home. He was born on October 8, 1952, at Moses Lake, WA to Ewell and Mary I. (Simpson) Stephens. Raised and schooled in Othello, he played baseball, basketball and some football during his high school years; he graduated with the Class of 1971. He met Cheryl Lynn "Cheree" Stone while in high school and they were later married on December 23, 1972 in Othello, WA...

Jacquelyn Jo Ann (Johnson) Boling

Jacquelyn Jo Ann (Johnson) Boling, 82, went to be with her Lord on Thursday, April 30, 2015. Jacque was born October 4, 1932, in Wenatchee, WA to Norris and Marjory Johnson. She married Charles Ray Boling of Los Angeles, CA on January 5, 1951, in Yuma, AZ. They have six children, JoAnn Elaine Fox (Dennis) of Spokane, WA, Barbara Lyn Bullis of Boise, ID, Charles Anton Boling of Walla Walla, WA, Dawna Lea Tillery (Eugene) of Lemoore, CA, Kathy Sue Massagee (James) of Atlanta, GA and Sandra Lu Casimire (Russell) ...

Bryan Robin Behymer

Bryan Behymer, son of Robin and Kay Behymer of Omak, WA, died May 2, 2015. Bryan was born August 4, 1965, at Mid-Valley Hospital in Omak. He graduated from Omak High School in 1983. He was always athletic, playing peewee, Little League, Babe Ruth, football, basketball and baseball. Bryan graduated from Washington State University in 1988, and while at WSU, Bryan was a member of the Crew team...

Beverly Ann Garibay

Beverly Ann Garibay, 72, of Wenatchee, died Sunday, May 3, 2015.

Kathleen M. Van Well

Kathleen M. Van Well died Sunday, May 3, 2015, at Central Washington Hospital following a brief stay. She was born November 2, 1924, to Peter and Caroline (Roelle) Van Well at Wenatchee, WA. The third of seven children, her early life was spent in and around the Wenatchee Valley. The family moved several times during her childhood, from the Klansnic property in South Wenatchee to Franklin Avenue in town, to Rock Island Road near Majestic School, to Baker Flat, north of East Wenatchee. It was there, at Baker Flat, Kathleen ...

Jean Louise Blane

Jean Louise Blane, 93, of Wenatchee, died Saturday, April 25, 2015.

Heinz Dieter Hohmann

Our Dad, Heinz Hohmann, led quite a life. He was born on March 23, 1932, in Kassel, Germany, where he lived with his parents, the late Walter and Alma Hohman, and brothers, Kurt and Klaus. His early years were challenging, as he was only nine years old when World War II began. March 1952, at the age of 20, he immigrated with his family to Bandon, OR. It was only a matter of time before he was drafted into the United States Army, where he served for two years. Dad ...