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Larry Allen Smiddy (In Memoriam)

Larry Allen Smiddy, 58, was called to his heavenly home on Sunday, September 27, 2015, with his family by his side. Larry was born December 17, 1956, in Lafollette, TN to Roscoe and Louise Smiddy. In 1966, Larry moved with his family to Manson, WA, where he attended school and made many lifelong friends. After high school, Larry went to work for the Ardenvoir Sawmill with his twin brother, Gary. Not long after, he went to work for Tree Top in Cashmere, WA. In 1989, Larry moved back to Tennessee, ...

Myrt DeRooy

Myrt DeRooy, 93, of Wenatchee, died Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015.

Jeannine T. Wilkinson

Jeannine T. Wilkinson, 86, of Wenatchee, died Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015.

Robin Dee Hughes

Robin Dee Hughes, 62, of Wenatchee, died Monday, Oct. 5, 2015.

John Robert Boadle

John Robert Boadle, 54, of Wenatchee, died Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015.

Mark Andrew Jackson

Mark Andrew Jackson, 57, of Vandalia, MT, passed away October 1, 2015, while elk hunting with his soul mate Karen Jackson, of a heart attack. Mark was born in Wenatchee, WA, August 25, 1958, to Buddy and Bonnie (Anderson) Jackson. He graduated from Eastmont High School, Class of 1976. Later, he attended a Montana outfitter and guide service school, graduating top of his class...

Theodore Russell “Ted” Hill

Ted Hill passed away Wednesday, September 30, 2015, after battling a short illness. Ted was born in Spokane, WA on July 8, 1952 to Russell G. and Viola G. Hill. Ted graduated in 1970 from North Central High School in Spokane, WA. Being a proud Cougar, he graduated from Washington State University in 1974...

Robert L. Hansen

Robert L. Hansen, age 75, of Malott, WA, died suddenly at his home the morning of September 29, 2015. He was born in Seattle, WA on October 11, 1939. He graduated from Roosevelt High School and married Barbara Ballard on November 12, 1960. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather...

Margie L. Mayfield

Margie L. Mayfield, 75, of Dryden, WA, and lifelong Wenatchee Valley resident, passed away at Highgate Cottage, in Wenatchee, WA, on Thursday, October 1, 2015, following an extended illness. She was born on June 29, 1940, in Cashmere, WA to the late Graham and Helen (Day) Caudle. She was raised in Cashmere and attended school, graduating with the Class of 1958. Margie met Jim W. Mayfield, and they were married on August 8, 1958, in Cashmere. They made their first home together in Dryden, WA. In 1966, they moved to ...

Jean (Akers) Johnson

Jean (Akers) Johnson, 85, of Rock Island, WA, passed away on September 27, 2015, at home, surrounded by her family. She was born in Snohomish, WA on June 30, 1930. Her family settled in Curlew, WA, when she was in the third grade. Jean and her twin brother, Frank Akers, loved to ride horses and go deer hunting together.

Thomas P. Konicke, M.D.

Thomas P. Konicke, M.D., 75, beloved father and grandfather, passed away peacefully in his home after a long illness on September 29, 2015. Dr. Konicke was born in Hobart, IN, to Stanley and Agnes Konicke. He graduated from Lew Wallace High School in Gary, IN, received a BA in Chemistry, a MS in Pathology and his M.D. from Indiana University and interned at Iowa Methodist Hospital. Tom also served our country as an Army Captain at Ft. Gordon, GA.

Donna (Low) Heinrich

Donna (Low) Heinrich beloved wife, mother and grandmother, passed away on September 30, 2015, at the age of 70, in Wenatchee, WA. Donna is survived by her husband, Larry Heinrich of Wenatchee, WA; daughter, Sheri (Bryan) Gorne; and grandsons, Bryce and Kyler of Anchorage, AK; son, Todd (Julie) Heinrich of Deer Park, WA; brothers, Pat Garvey, Jeff Garvey and Jim Low. She is preceded in death by her father, Ralph; mother, Irma; and brothers, Gary and Dick. In lieu of flowers, we ask that you take a moment to hug ...

Elva Jean Johnson

Elva Jean Johnson, 85, of Rock Island, died Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015.

Margie L. Mayfield

Margie L. Mayfield, 75, of Dryden and formerly of Cashmere, died Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015.

Colleen Ruth Melton

Colleen Ruth Melton, 83, of East Wenatchee, died Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015.

Merland W. Grieb

Merland W. Grieb, 95, of Wenatchee, died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015.