Tributes

Friday, September 18, 2020

Marie E. Hull, 86, of Cashmere, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020.

Richard A. Reiber, 91, of Orondo, died Monday, Sept. 14, 2020.

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Jacqueline Louise "Jacci" CookseyFebruary 13, 1935 – September 13, 2020East Wenatchee, WAJacqueline “Jacci” Louise Cooksey passed away peacefully on September 13, 2020. She was born into the loving arms of her parents, Caleb and Zelda Lewis on February 13, 1935, in Grass Valley, CA. Jacci ha…

Donald StullJuly 31, 1929 - September 3, 2020Mount Vernon, WA(formerly of Wenatchee, WA)Donald Stull, age 91, a 17 year resident of the Skagit Valley, passed away in Mount Vernon, WA, on Friday, September 3, 2020. He was born in Wenatchee, WA, on July 31, 1929.Don was a veteran of the Korean…

Velma Pearl BowlinWenatchee, WAVelma Pearl Bowlin, 101, a resident of Wenatchee, WA, passed away on September 11, 2020, in her home at Blossom Valley Assisted Living. Velma was born in Pawnee, OK, to G. Raymond and Elsie (Ripley) Renfro on July 5, 1919. With three younger and three older sib…

Elizabeth Jean JudkinsMay 21, 1924 - September 3, 2020Port Hadlock, WA(formerly of Wenatchee, WA)Betty Judkins passed into God’s hands the morning of September 3, 2020. Born Elizabeth Jean Coleman, on May 21, 1924, in the Denver, CO, area, she spent her early years in Incheleum, WA. Graduati…

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Wilbert Brossenbock, 90, of Dryden, died Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020.

Sharon Easterly, 86, of East Wenatchee, died Monday, Sept. 14, 2020.

Raymond Swade, 71, of Cashmere, died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020.

John SpoelstraWenatchee, WAJohn Spoelstra, 90, a longtime Wenatchee, WA, resident passed away on Thursday, September 10, 2020, at Highgate Senior Living. He was born on May 30, 1930, in Everett, WA, to Samuel and Alice Spoelstra. He was the youngest of ten children. At the age of two, his mo…

Glenna Pauline PostJanuary 28, 1931 - September 1, 2020East Wenatchee, WAGlenna Pauline Post, 89, was called home to be with the Lord on September 1, 2020. Born on January 28, 1931, in Dayton, WA, to Herman and Nellie Johnson. She attended school in Omak, WA, and graduated from Omak High Sch…

Richard Eldon BlanchardOroville, WARichard Eldon Blanchard passed away peacefully at home, on September 4, 2020. Family and friends were at his side, as his long, heroic battle with pulmonary fibrosis ended. Richard was born in Tacoma, WA, on January 23, 1934, to Georgia J. Blanchard and Eld…

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Melva Monroe Jordan, 88, of Rock Island, died Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020.

Thelma Wells, 95, of Bridgeport, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020.

Ralph Leroy Weddle, 90, of Pateros, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020.

John Spoelstra, 90, of Wenatchee, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020.

Kyle J. Sparks, 52, of Chelan, died Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020.

Dana L. McDonald, 66, of Orondo, died Monday, Aug. 24, 2020.

Roy Lee Sherburne, 78, of Wenatchee, died Monday, Sept. 7, 2020.

James Walter AndersonArvada, CO(formerly of Wenatchee, WA)James Walter Anderson of Arvada, CO, went home to be with his Lord on September 1, 2020. James was born September 7, 1928, in Newman Grove, NE, the son of Paul and Esther Anderson. James had six siblings: Paul, Norma Gene, Mable Annet…

John Agar Scaman IIIEast Wenatchee, WAJohn Agar Scaman III, passed away in a Seattle, WA, hospital, from injuries sustained in a bicycle accident in East Wenatchee, WA, on May 27, 2020. Born April 12, 1944, John was a proud member of the pioneering Scaman and Capt. Alexander Griggs families …

Charles "Chuck" and Bonnie SandersEast Wenatchee, WAChuck Sanders, 87, of East Wenatchee, WA, was called to rest on Sunday, March 22, 2020. Chuck was born in Elkhart, IN, then raised and educated in Pittsburgh, PA. Chuck served in the United States Army as an airman and was a mechanic, airfr…

Monday, September 14, 2020
Saturday, September 12, 2020

Gregory Thomas "Greg" ThofsonWenatchee, WAGregory Thomas ”Greg” Thofson, age 69, of Wenatchee, WA, passed away peacefully with family by his side, on Thursday, September 3, 2020, at Central Washington Hospital, after an extended illness. Greg was born in Wilbur, WA, on July 21, 1951, to Geor…

Tommy Dean GrebbAugust 26, 1951 - September 1, 2020East Wenatchee, WA(formerly of Quincy, WA)Somewhere in Heaven, Tom Grebb is walking through knee-high bean fields with a big smile on his face. He is strong, free of Parkinson's, and never again will he depend on a wheelchair. The sun will f…

James R. MaxeyDecember 19, 1935 - September 6, 2020Wenatchee, WAJames Ray "Jim" Maxey went to rest high on that mountain on September 6, 2020. He was surrounded by his family as he peacefully took his last breath. Jim was born in Shellknob, MO, on December 19, 1935, to William H. and Mildred…

James Samuel "Jim" VorderbrueggenDryden, WAJames Samuel “Jim” Vorderbrueggen, 78, a resident of Dryden, WA, since 1987, went home to be with his Lord on Monday, September 7, 2020. He was born on May 13, 1942, in Lacrosse, WA.Jim had a 39-year-long career as a Signal Maintainer with the Great…

Dawn Marie ReevesApril 26, 1972 – August 31, 2020East Wenatchee, WAA million beautiful words won’t be enough to describe the woman Dawn was. Here is the best I can do: on a rainy, Oregon Wednesday, April 26, 1972, Dawn gently and quietly came into this world to a proud mama and a dad that se…

MaryAnn BeebeWenatchee, WAMaryAnn Beebe passed to her heavenly home on Sunday, September 6, 2020, in Wenatchee, WA. She was born on Sunday, May 1, 1927, in Aberdeen, WA, to Jacob and Mary Morgan. Although her mother died when MaryAnn was a young child, her father remained a constant in her l…

Janet Gail WagnerEast Wenatchee, WAJanet Gail Wagner, 58, of East Wenatchee, was ushered into her eternal home and the arms of her loving Heavenly Father on August 6, 2020, after a year-and-a-half long heroic fight against pancreatic cancer, with her husband by her side. Janet was born Febru…

Tommy Lynn WardAuburn, WA(formerly of Cashmere, WA)Tommy Lynn Ward, age 45, a longtime resident of Cashmere, WA, passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at Valley Medical Center, in Renton, WA. He was born on October 4, 1974, in Wenatchee, WA, to Lynn and Michelle Ward. He was raised in C…

Friday, September 11, 2020

Kyle J. Sparks, 52, of Chelan, died Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020.

John Spoelstra, 90, of Wenatchee, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020.

Ralph Leroy Weddle, 90, of Pateros, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020.

Roy Lee Sherburne, 78, of Wenatchee, died Monday, Sept. 7, 2020.

Thursday, September 10, 2020

James R. Maxey, 84, of Wenatchee, died Sept. 6, 2020.

Salvador Botello, 60, of Cashmere, died Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020.

Tributes

Friday, September 18, 2020

Marie E. Hull, 86, of Cashmere, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020.

Richard A. Reiber, 91, of Orondo, died Monday, Sept. 14, 2020.

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Donald StullJuly 31, 1929 - September 3, 2020Mount Vernon, WA(formerly of Wenatchee, WA)Dona…

Velma Pearl BowlinWenatchee, WAVelma Pearl Bowlin, 101, a resident of Wenatchee, WA, passed …

Elizabeth Jean JudkinsMay 21, 1924 - September 3, 2020Port Hadlock, WA(formerly of Wenatchee…

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Wilbert Brossenbock, 90, of Dryden, died Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020.

Sharon Easterly, 86, of East Wenatchee, died Monday, Sept. 14, 2020.

Raymond Swade, 71, of Cashmere, died Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020.

John SpoelstraWenatchee, WAJohn Spoelstra, 90, a longtime Wenatchee, WA, resident passed awa…

Glenna Pauline PostJanuary 28, 1931 - September 1, 2020East Wenatchee, WAGlenna Pauline Post…

Richard Eldon BlanchardOroville, WARichard Eldon Blanchard passed away peacefully at home, o…

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Thelma Wells, 95, of Bridgeport, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020.

Ralph Leroy Weddle, 90, of Pateros, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020.

John Spoelstra, 90, of Wenatchee, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020.

Kyle J. Sparks, 52, of Chelan, died Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020.

Dana L. McDonald, 66, of Orondo, died Monday, Aug. 24, 2020.

Roy Lee Sherburne, 78, of Wenatchee, died Monday, Sept. 7, 2020.

James Walter AndersonArvada, CO(formerly of Wenatchee, WA)James Walter Anderson of Arvada, C…

John Agar Scaman IIIEast Wenatchee, WAJohn Agar Scaman III, passed away in a Seattle, WA, ho…

Saturday, September 12, 2020

Gregory Thomas "Greg" ThofsonWenatchee, WAGregory Thomas ”Greg” Thofson, age 69, of Wenatche…

Tommy Dean GrebbAugust 26, 1951 - September 1, 2020East Wenatchee, WA(formerly of Quincy, WA…

James R. MaxeyDecember 19, 1935 - September 6, 2020Wenatchee, WAJames Ray "Jim" Maxey went t…