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Ethyl Helen VandeBerg

Ethyl Helen (Walker) VandeBerg, 102, was born March 26, 1914, to Bert and Louise Walker in Owen, Wisc. She joined a 3-year-old sister, Violet, at the farm. She passed away at home Sept. 7, 2016....

 

John Edward Holloway

John Edward Holloway, 87, passed away Sept. 4, 2016 at Cheney Care Center. He was born on Feb. 16, 1929 in Eagleville, Mo. to John and Vera (Stuck) Holloway. John was the youngest of seven children... Full story

 

Donald Wayne Smith

Donald Wayne Smith was born Sept. 5, 1929 to Jessie May and William Grover Smith of Joliet, Ill. He grew up the youngest of several brothers and sisters. Don considered his stepfather, Henry... Full story

 

Mildred M. (Milli) Thompson

Mildred M. (Milli) Thompson, 86, passed away Aug. 31, 2016 in Sun City West, Ariz. She was born Dec. 24, 1929 in Watonga, Okla. to Ira and Rosie Wright. She attended schools both in Watonga, Ohio and... Full story

 

Elaine Barbara (Heinrichs) Zemler

Elaine Barbara (Heinrichs) Zemler Passed on to heaven on Sept. 3, 2016, in Medical Lake, Wash., at age 81. Born in Carroll, Iowa, July 18, 1935 to Peter and Rose Heinrichs, Elaine was the second of... Full story

 

Renate Helga Herrmann

Renate Helga Herrmann went home to be with the Lord on Sept. 2, 2016 at Spokane Hospice House. She had been suffering from leukemia. She was born on May 25, 1933 in Johannesburg, Germany. She married... Full story

 

H. Gordon Crabtree

Gordon went home to heaven and into the arms of Jesus on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016 in Spokane, Wash. Born Aug. 21, 1927 in Spokane to Emma and Harley Crabtree, the oldest of two children, he was raised... Full story

 

Carol J. Eastlund

Carol J. Eastlund Carol J. Eastlund, age 86 passed away June 6, 2016 in Spokane, Wash. She was a survivor of gall bladder cancer, but lost a long, devastating battle with dementia. Carol was born in D... Full story

 

Norma Jean Pierce

Norma Jean Pierce passed away on Aug. 3, 2016 in Spokane at the age of 88. Norma was born March 1, 1928 in Spokane to Otto and Edith Wegner. She grew up on a farm near Reardan and graduated from Reard... Full story

 

Lyle James Morehouse

Lyle James Morehouse, 79, of Langley, Wash, died Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016, as a result of congestive heart failure complications. He was born on May 9, 1937, in Cut Bank, Mont., the son of Les and Carol... Full story

 

Gary A. Rietz

Gary A. Rietz, 69, of Cheney, passed away Aug. 19, 2016 in Medical Lake. He is survived by his wife Robin Rietz, daughter Danniell Rietz, two sisters, Myrna Moe (Ron Moe), Denise Rietz; four... Full story

 

Margret Grace Fischer

Margret G. (Rosenzweig) Fischer passed away quietly on Friday, July 29, 2016 surrounded by family. Margret was born to Carl and Helene Rosenzweig on Sept. 8, 1923 on a homestead near Cheney. She... Full story

 

JoAnn M. Ableman

JoAnn M. Ableman, 85, a former Punkin Center community resident and a resident of Cheney, passed away on July 24, 2016 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon, Wash. JoAnn was born on May 31, 1931... Full story

 

Luella Joy Dow

On July 15, 2016, Luella Joy Dow, 84, concluded the story of her life peacefully by saying "I just want to go home," and so she did. She was born on Dec. 12, 1931 to Dale and Grace Milner in Deer...

 

Ray Owen Hamel

Ray Hamel, 76, a longtime Cheney resident, Eastern Washington University professor and former member of the City Council passed away June 25, 2016. He was born Oct. 29, 1939. Ray 's education began...

 

Kane Briggs

Kane Briggs passed away at the young age of 24 on July 3, 2016. Kane loved life, lived it to the max and touched every life he was part of. Graduating from Christian Heritage School in 2010, he was a...

 

Mahlon Dale Loomer

Mahlon Dale Loomer, beloved husband of Martha (Kingma), passed away peacefully on June 19, 2016, at his home in Issaquah, Wash. Dale was born May 23, 1924, in Toledo, Ohio, and grew up in Bellingham,... Full story

 

Lorraine (King) Schloss

Lorraine (King) Schloss passed from this world after a long fight with Alzheimer's disease on June 14, 2016. She was born Sept. 20, 1934. She left behind her husband of 63 years, Floyd; three...

 

Gary Lee Bosworth

Gary Lee Bosworth, 65, passed peacefully into the Lord's loving hands on June 16, 2016 in Spokane, Wash. He succumbed to complications from leukemia. He is survived by his wife Kathryn Bosworth at... Full story

 

Linda Jean Stredwick

Linda Jean Stredwick passed away March 17, 2016 at age 61 in Burien, Wash. from complications of juvenile diabetes. She was born July 3, 1954 to Ruth and Ralph Stredwick of Pasco, Wash. After the... Full story

 

Kay (Davis) Donnerberg

Our beloved Kay (Davis) Donnerberg, 54, passed away June 8, 2016 at her home in Cheney after a long and courageous battle with breast cancer. Kay was born in Van Wert, Ohio on June 10, 1961. She...

 

John Merrill Goodrich

John Merrill Goodrich, 79, passed away on April 24, 2016. John was born in Vernal, Utah Sept. 27, 1936 to Merrill and Agnes Goodrich. In June, 1950, the family moved to Moses Lake, Wash. John...

 

Medical Lake-area retirees hear council work overview

Maria Britton-Sipe, the executive director of the Retired Public Employees Council of Washington, speaking at the Chapter 14 meeting in Medical Lake May 25 presented an overview of the council’s work in the Washington State Legislature and the chal...

 

Eunice Virginia Greener

Celebration of a beautiful life who loved God, family and all people will be Saturday, June 25 at 2 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 318 S. Cedar St., Spokane, Wash. Eunice was born to Armand...

 

Harold LeRoy Jackson

Harold LeRoy Jackson, 82, of Tyler, Wash. passed away peacefully on May 23, 2016. Harold was born Aug. 2, 1933 in San Luis Obispo, Calif. to Russell and Iva Jackson and was one of 11 children.  From...

 

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