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 Obituaries    September 11, 2014 

Bert H. Conrath

Bert H. Conrath (age 92) of Cheney, passed away Sept. 4, 2014 in Spokane. Bert was born June 30, 1922 in Tokio, Wash. to Charles and Anna (Yager) Conrath and was a graduate of Sprague High School,...

 Obituaries    September 11, 2014 

Gladys L. Dunn

Gladys L. Dunn went home to be with her Lord and daughters, Anita and Laura on Sept. 1, 2014. Gladys was born to James and Gladys Clay on June 17, 1927, at Fort Smith, Ark. Gladys grew up out in the country just outside of Fort Smith as an only... Full story

 Obituaries    September 4, 2014

Gene Lilienkamp

Gene Lilienkamp (age 75) peacefully went home to be with Jesus Aug. 29, 2014 at Hospice of Spokane (South) after many days of being surrounded by his family following complications from outpatient... Full story

 Obituaries    August 28, 2014

Catherine Palmer

Catherine Palmer (age 74) of Cheney and Pullman, Wash, entered into rest Aug. 16 after a battle with lymphoma at the Avalon Care Center in Pullman. She was born in Seattle, April 9, 1940 to Adell and... Full story

 Obituaries    August 28, 2014

John Keith Malcolm Geary

John Keith Malcolm Geary, (age 80) passed away peacefully on Sunday evening, Aug. 24, 2014 after being diagnosed with stomach cancer just two weeks earlier. John was born on July 2, 1934 in Potters Ba... Full story

 Obituaries    August 21, 2014

Mary Jane Booth

Mary Jane Booth was born on Aug. 23, 1930 in Hoaglund, Mont., the daughter of Selma Meta (Sally) Kümm and Roy Joseph Akre. A son, Mark Lee Booth and her husband Charles W. Booth preceded her in... Full story

 Obituaries    August 7, 2014

Jacquelynne J. Eccles

Former 30-year Medical Lake resident Jacquelynne J. Eccles passed away July 23, in Molalla, Ore. Born June 13, 1940, Jackie passed peacefully at her home. A memorial service to be held Aug. 30 at Clarkes United Methodist Church, Mulino,... Full story

 Obituaries    August 7, 2014

Whitfield memorial Aug. 9

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Aug. 9, at United Church of Christ, 423 N. Sixth St. in Cheney for Ray Whitfield at 11 a.m. The service will be followed by a reception for Whitfield hosted by the Women’s Fellowship. Whitfield passed away... Full story

 Obituaries    July 31, 2014

Alvin A. Kruckenberg

Alvin A. Kruckenberg, age 88, passed away peacefully July 21, 2014 with his family by his side. He was born May 5, 1926 to Adolph and Rosilia (Klaus) Kruckenberg in Halliday, N.D. He served in the... Full story

 Obituaries    July 31, 2014

Bob Vercic

Bob Vercic was born in Los Angeles, Calif. Jan. 6, 1947, the oldest of three boys raised by Leonard and Marie Vercic. He attended St. John Bosco High School where he was the quarterback and the shoeless kicker known as “The Toe”. Bob started dati... Full story

 Obituaries    July 31, 2014

Violet Viola Pauline Mickelson

Violet Viola Pauline Mickelson (Age 100)  Violet passed away peacefully on July 20, 2014 in Cheney. She was born Jan. 26, 1914 to George and Anna Miller in Ritzville, Wash. She graduated high school in Ritzville, in 1932. Violet and Henry Mickelson... Full story

 Obituaries    July 31, 2014

Edward Isaacson

Edward Isaacson passed away July 15, 2004 at home with family by his side. He was born Feb. 23, 1940 in Sebeka, Minn. He graduated from Earnest Harmon Air Force Base high school in Stephenville,... Full story

 Obituaries    July 24, 2014

Phyllis Margaret (Anderson) Evans

Phyllis (Phyl) was born on a small farm on what her mother called "Potato Picking Day" in Amber, Wash. just outside of Cheney on Oct. 21, 1927 and passed away July 7, 2014. Her father, Phillip... Full story

 Obituaries    July 17, 2014

Gregorio Munoz Jr.

Gregorio Munoz Jr. (age 70) passed away unexpectedly July 5, 2014, at his home in Cheney.  He is survived by his four children: son Gregorio III and his wife Cathy of Cheney, son Gary of Cheney,...

 Obituaries    July 10, 2014

James E. (Jim) Davis

James E. (Jim) Davis passed away July 4, 2014. He was born in Reedsburg, Wisc. March 8, 1928. Jim grew up in Reedsburg. In 1947 he met his wife to be, Wilma C. Wood and they married in August 1948 in... Full story

 Obituaries    July 10, 2014

Thomas Homer Hutchings

Thomas Homer Hutchings passed away June 27, 2014 at his home in Cheney, Wash. He was born July 13, 1934 at Surveyor, Penn. Mr. Hutchings served 20 years and 8 months in the U.S. Air Force before retiring at the rank of staff sergeant. He moved to... Full story

 Obituaries    July 3, 2014

Carole Francis Hubbard

Carole Francis Hubbard passed away peacefully, with her husband at her side, in the early morning of June 24. At her request, a service will not be held, but her life was celebrated June 28. Carole was born Oct. 29, 1942 in Leeds, England, to John... Full story

 Obituaries    July 3, 2014

Patricia Louise "Pat" McConnell

Pat passed peacefully with family by her side on June 15, 2014 at Sacred Heart Hospital Spokane, Wash. Pat was born to Orville and Bess Elmore on Sept. 8, 1932 in Cheney, Wash. She was an only child.... Full story

 Obituaries    July 3, 2014

Raymond P. Whitfield

Long-time Cheney resident Raymond P. Whitfield passed away Saturday, June 21, at Cheney Care Center at age 98. Born in Big Timber, Mont., Ray moved with his family to Sunnyside, Wash. in 1918.  He grew up in Sunnyside, graduating from Sunnyside... Full story

 Obituaries    June 26, 2014

Adam Oscar Morales

Adam Oscar Morales, age 21, of Sunnyside, Wash. passed away Tuesday, June 17 in Cheney. Adam was born in Grandview, Wash. Dec. 14, 1992, the son of Ruben and Mariselda “Marci” (Saldaña) Morales. He received his education in Grandview,... Full story

 Obituaries    June 26, 2014

Violet L. Nicol

On May 30 Violet Nicol died peacefully after a short illness. She was 94 years old. Vi was born August 5, 1919 in Chicago to immigrant parents. There she went through the Great Depression in a working class neighborhood. Although a good student, she... Full story

 Obituaries    June 12, 2014

Marilyn J. (Watts) Betts

Marilyn J. (Watts) Betts (age 77) Of Medical Lake, Wash. died Saturday, June 7, 2014 from complications following a stroke she suffered on April 5, 2014. She was born Oct. 25, 1936 to Howard and Esther Watts in Pomona, Kan. She moved from Kansas to... Full story

 Obituaries    June 5, 2014

Jean Ann (Gray) Martin

Jean Ann (Gray) Martin was born Feb 28, 1934 in Lafayette, Ind. to Paul E. and Ida M. Gray. She was raised in Fowler, Ind. and graduated from Fowler High School in 1952. After graduation she attended... Full story

 Obituaries    June 5, 2014

Raymond Charles Schmitt

Raymond Charles Schmitt passed away May 31, 2014.  He was born July 8, 1941 to Otto and Agnes (Pierre) Schmitt of Cheney.  He and his brother and sister were the first set of triplets to survive at... Full story

 Obituaries    May 15, 2014

Devereux R. Stustman

Devereux R. Stutsman, born Feb. 23, 1946 in Walla Walla, Wash. passed away at age 68, May 2, 2014. Dev "Grandpa Duv" Stutsman was larger than life and will be deeply missed by his family and friends.... Full story


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