Tributes

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Janice Simmons, 83, of Quincy, died on Friday, Nov. 20, 2020.

Anona Kay Milner, 72, of Ephrata, died on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020.

Donald R. “Don” Crowell, 85, of East Wenatchee, died Friday, Nov. 20, 2020. 

Kerry A. Porter, 73, of Wenatchee, died Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020. 

Iris Roberta Webb, 96, of Soap Lake, died on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020.

Margaret M. Bruce, 101, of Ephrata, died on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020.

Alice Marie Perez, 75, of Okanogan, died Friday, Nov. 20, 2020. 

Gisela Weirich-JonesFebruary 21, 1951 - November 12, 2020Seattle, WA(formerly of Peshastin, WA)Gisela Inge Weirich-Jones died peacefully at her home, in Seattle, WA, on November 12, 2020. Gisela was a devoted teacher, aunt, grandmother, volunteer, gardener, Seahawks fan, lover of all things …

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Janice Clark-Michael, 80, of Wenatchee, died Friday, Nov. 20, 2020. 

Kiet Anh Nguyen, 47, of Wenatchee, died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020. 

Larry Phillips, 84, formerly of Wenatchee, died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020.

Esther "Elaine" MitchellNovember 25, 1940 - November 18, 2020Tonasket, WAElaine was born on November 25, 1940, at Elsie McDonald's home in Okanogan, WA, to Melvin and Caroline Mitchell. She passed away on November 18, 2020. Elaine graduated from Okanogan High School, in 1958. She joined the …

Marla Nicholson ButterfieldMarch 28, 1952 - November 15, 2020Wenatchee, WAMarla Nicholson Butterfield was born on March 28, 1952, to Lyle and Millie Nicholson. She grew up in East Wenatchee, WA, and lived in the Wenatchee area for most of her life. She attended Eastmont schools, graduating f…

Saturday, November 21, 2020

Darlene Gaile Haskins SmithWenatchee, WADarlene Gaile Haskins Smith, was born on April 10, 1934, to Walter and Bessie Elliott, in Sterling, KS. Sadly, she passed away on November 6, 2020, in her home in Wenatchee, WA, surrounded by her loving family, after a battle with cancer, that she foug…

Patricia Herbert SteedWenatchee, WAPatricia Herbert Steed, our beloved mother, grana, sister, aunt, and friend, passed away peacefully early on November 2, 2020, surrounded by her daughters, son, daughter-in-law, and long time friend, Sue Lueders. Pat was born March 14, 1926, to Theodore Chi…

BJ MatthewsDecember 19, 1924 - November 14, 2020Wenatchee, WAOn Saturday, November 14, 2020, our Mighty Oak went down. If you asked BJ his age, you would find yourself accepting an invitation to his 100th birthday party in December of 2024. When you greeted him with a "How are you doing?" He…

Diane Ramona GiffordMay 28, 1937 - November 9, 2020Melbourne, AR,(formerly of Wenatchee, WA)Diane Ramona Gifford passed peacefully in her sleep on Monday, November 9, 2020, in Melbourne, AR. She was 83. Diane was born on May 28, 1937, in Sage, AR, to Adam Freeman Warnett and Helen Marie Warn…

Marian LouiseHarrison HunterLeavenworth, WAMarian was born in Leavenworth, WA, the fourth of eight children, to Ina Cora Templin and Henry Harrison. Marian came into the world on November 16, 1933, and left us October 13, 2020, due to Alzheimers.She attended Leavenworth Public Schools, gradu…

Albert R. HobergMay 15, 1935 - November 6, 2020Omak, WAAlbert R. Hoberg was born the fourth of 11 children, to Alfred and Mabel Hoberg in West Bank Township, Swift Falls, MN, on May 15, 1935. He graduated from Benson, MN, High School, in 1954, and joined the U.S. Air Force, in 1955.After bas…

Carolyne Jean ProvoJuly 5, 1943 – November 12, 2020Wenatchee, WACarolyne Jean Provo, 77, a longtime resident of Wenatchee, WA, passed away Thursday, November 12, 2020, peacefully surrounded by her family at home, following an extended illness from cancer. Carolyne Jean Provo was born July 5,…

Patricia N. Paton SawyerDecember 27, 1929 - November 14, 2020Gig Harbor, WA(formerly of Wenatchee, WA)Pat passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 14, 2020. She was born in Wenatchee, WA, to Kenneth and Norine Paton. She was a proud grandmother of five and great-grandmother of six. Pat s…

William Orval "W.O." PhillipsJuly 5, 1938 - November 12, 2020Vancouver, WAWilliam Orval "W.O." Phillips, age 82, of Vancouver, WA, passed away on Thursday, November 12, 2020. William was born July 5, 1938, in Sidney, AR. He had a love for wooden cars and stuffed animals. His favorite travel …

Barbara Elizabeth SchmidtNovember 5, 1937 - November 16, 2020Wenatchee, WABarbara E. Schmidt was born on November 5, 1937, to Myrtle and Gordon Schmidt, in Wenatchee, WA. Her brother, Richard, followed 15 months later. She attended schools in Sunnyslope and Wenatchee and attended Central Chr…

Lois O. DavisFebruary 19, 1927 - October 31, 2020Monitor, WAOn a beautiful fall Halloween morning, our sassy, classy, passive aggressive, and totally loving mother, Lois O. Bell Davis passed away peacefully, in her own home, leaving a lifetime of love and memories for all that knew her.Lois …

Theodore NelsonMay 17, 1941 - October 11, 2020Olympia, WA(formerly of Wenatchee, WA)Ted Nelson, 79, an Olympia, WA, resident, passed away on October 11, 2020. He was born May 17, 1941, to T.V. and Eunice Nelson in Wenatchee, WA. He graduated from Wenatchee High School, in 1959, and from Wash…

Kenneth A. HovdeMay 11, 1931 - November 15, 2020Wenatchee , WAKen was born on Mother's Day and passed away Sunday, November 15, 2020, at The Maple Lodge.He leaves behind family, friends, and business partners. Always a cowboy at heart, Ken took his final ride over the mountains, to come home…

Friday, November 20, 2020

Marla Butterfield, 68, of Wenatchee, died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020.

Tessa L Johnson, 52, of Wenatchee, died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020.

Sergio P. Hernandez, 52, of Wenatchee, died Monday, Nov. 16, 2020.

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Nancy DownsEast Wenatchee, WANancy Downs, 81, passed away peacefully at Central Washington Hospital, on November 15, 2020, after a battle with cancer and Covid Virus. Nancy was born in Springfield, MO, and was a longtime resident of East Wenatchee, WA.Nancy was a loving and caring person. Sh…

Veronica Jean "Vicki" TapscottJune 7, 1955 - November 7, 2020Wasilla, AK(formerly of East Wenatchee, WA)Vicki Tapscott, peacefully passed away at age 65, while at her home in Wasilla, AK. Born Veronica Jean Hull to Wesley Vernon Hull and (Marie) Emma Jean Hull in Clarkston, WA, she was the t…

Dorothy Mae Schneider PhilmonOkanogan, WADorothy Mae (Schneider) Philmon was born to George and Helen Schneider on August 14, 1925, in Withrow, WA, and left this world to be with her Lord and Savior, on October 28, 2020, at Mid Valley Hospital, Omak, WA. Dorothy was raised on the south half …

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Barbara Jo (Wagy) Hansen, 75, of Forest Grove, Oregon, formerly of Leavenworth, died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020. 

Nancy Downs, 81, of East Wenatchee, died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020.

Carolyne Jean Provo, 77, of Wenatchee, died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020.

Barbara E. Schmidt, 83, of Wenatchee, died Monday, Nov. 16, 2020.

BJ Matthews, 95, of Wenatchee, died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020.

Ruth Fern Moser, 77, of East Wenatchee, died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020.

Marilyn Ethel FinsenOroville, WAMarilyn Ethel Fisher Finsen, 78, of Oroville, WA, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family at home, on November 6, 2020, after a long battle with cancer. Marilyn was born on March 22, 1942, in Oroville, WA, to the late Orville and Ethel Fisher (Borders…

Parry WaldenWenatchee, WAThe state of Texas, the city, Dallas, in February of 1938, was when Parry was born. Graduating from McCamey High School in 1956, he joined the U.S. Navy right away, 'to see the world', but was temporarily stopped at the D.E.W.Line (Distant Early Warning Line), where …

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Manuel Perez, 44, of Wenatchee, died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020.

Howard H. Asmussen, 86, of Pateros, died Friday, Nov. 13, 2020.

Tributes

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Janice Simmons, 83, of Quincy, died on Friday, Nov. 20, 2020.

Anona Kay Milner, 72, of Ephrata, died on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020.

Donald R. “Don” Crowell, 85, of East Wenatchee, died Friday, Nov. 20, 2020. 

Kerry A. Porter, 73, of Wenatchee, died Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020. 

Iris Roberta Webb, 96, of Soap Lake, died on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020.

Margaret M. Bruce, 101, of Ephrata, died on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020.

Alice Marie Perez, 75, of Okanogan, died Friday, Nov. 20, 2020. 

Gisela Weirich-JonesFebruary 21, 1951 - November 12, 2020Seattle, WA(formerly of Peshastin, …

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Janice Clark-Michael, 80, of Wenatchee, died Friday, Nov. 20, 2020. 

Kiet Anh Nguyen, 47, of Wenatchee, died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020. 

Larry Phillips, 84, formerly of Wenatchee, died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020.

Esther "Elaine" MitchellNovember 25, 1940 - November 18, 2020Tonasket, WAElaine was born on …

Saturday, November 21, 2020

Patricia Herbert SteedWenatchee, WAPatricia Herbert Steed, our beloved mother, grana, sister…

BJ MatthewsDecember 19, 1924 - November 14, 2020Wenatchee, WAOn Saturday, November 14, 2020,…

Diane Ramona GiffordMay 28, 1937 - November 9, 2020Melbourne, AR,(formerly of Wenatchee, WA)…

Albert R. HobergMay 15, 1935 - November 6, 2020Omak, WAAlbert R. Hoberg was born the fourth …

Carolyne Jean ProvoJuly 5, 1943 – November 12, 2020Wenatchee, WACarolyne Jean Provo, 77, a l…

Patricia N. Paton SawyerDecember 27, 1929 - November 14, 2020Gig Harbor, WA(formerly of Wena…

William Orval "W.O." PhillipsJuly 5, 1938 - November 12, 2020Vancouver, WAWilliam Orval "W.O…

Barbara Elizabeth SchmidtNovember 5, 1937 - November 16, 2020Wenatchee, WABarbara E. Schmidt…

Lois O. DavisFebruary 19, 1927 - October 31, 2020Monitor, WAOn a beautiful fall Halloween mo…

Theodore NelsonMay 17, 1941 - October 11, 2020Olympia, WA(formerly of Wenatchee, WA)Ted Nels…

Kenneth A. HovdeMay 11, 1931 - November 15, 2020Wenatchee , WAKen was born on Mother's Day a…

Friday, November 20, 2020

Marla Butterfield, 68, of Wenatchee, died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020.

Tessa L Johnson, 52, of Wenatchee, died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020.