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Carla Ramona (Horn) Boleneus

Carla Ramona (Horn) Boleneus, 89, passed peacefully on April 6, 2017. Carla was born Oct. 24, 1927 in Davenport, Wash., a granddaughter of area pioneers, and one of four daughters of Karl and Belva... Full story


Kathleen E. Irwin

Kathleen Edith Irwin, 102, passed away May 25, 2017 at Rockwood Retirement Community in Spokane. There will be a Celebration of Life on June 8 at 2:30 p.m. at Rockwood's Event Center, 2903 E. 25th...


Elaine A. Smith

Elaine passed away Jan. 29, 2017 in Selah, Wash. She is survived by stepdaughter Kristy Baker (Smith), Doug Smith and Dave Smith, all of Cheney; daughter Dawn Fogelsong (Smith) of Yakima. Numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews...


Lora Josephine Rosenau

Lora Josephine Rosenau was born Nov. 25, 1939 and passed away Feb. 15, 2017. Memorial services will be held on June 2 at 10:30 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Medical Lake. A reception...


Irma Katherine Ebbert

Irma, 94, passed peacefully away early Mother's Day morning, May 14, 2017 at the Cheney Care Center.  She was born on April 25, 1923 to Johann (John) Diedrich Schmidt and Else Catharina Gülck in... Full story


Warren Thomas "Tom" Myers

Warren Thomas "Tom" Myers passed away in Spokane, Wash. on May 5, 2017 of natural causes after some years of failing health. Born in St. Paul, Minn., Tom spent his youth throughout the Midwest and... Full story


Judith Ann "Judy" Koskinen

Judith Ann "Judy" Koskinen, 76, assed away May 12, 2017 in Spokane, Wash. Judy was the first child born to Jack and Ann Ray in Denver, Colo. on July 1, 1940. Judy lived in Medical Lake for many years... Full story


Delores Irene Gaines Clawson

Delores Irene Gaines Clawson, 85, of Cheney, entered into heaven on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Proceeded in death by her two sisters, two of her sons (Robert and John) and two grandchildren, she is... Full story


Joyce Maike Callaway

Joyce Marie Gross Maike Callaway was born in Saginaw, Michigan on Dec. 22, 1932. She passed away on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 84. She leaves behind her children Shirley Maike, Elizabeth Islip and... Full story


LaMonte E. Williams

LaMonte E. Williams, born July 4, 1944 to William Henry and Maize Lenore Williams, passed away May 3, 2017 at Holy Family Hospital in Spokane, Wash.  LaMonte grew up in Idaho Falls, Idaho on a... Full story


Ruth Anne (McLellan) Teel

Ruth Anne (McLellan) Teel died in her sleep on April 30, 2017.  She was 75. Ruth was born at home, October 18, 1941 to Iva and Percy McLellan. She graduated high school from Grandview, Wash. in... Full story


Kathleen Mary Staley

Kathleen Mary Staley, devoted daughter, sister, loving aunt, great-aunt and friend passed away peacefully on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016 at her home in Harbor City, Calif. at 76. Her sisters Geraldine...


Robert L. Schmidt

Robert L. Schmidt died Thursday, April 27, 2017 at Arletta's Adult Care Home in Veradale, Wash.  He leaves his wife of 59 years, Joyce (Shields) Schmidt; his daughters Jackie Wetherby of Lexington,...


Zachary William Hayes

Zachary William Hayes left this world too soon. Zachary was born in San Bernardino, Calif. in 1967, one of three children to Fred and Susan Hayes. As a small child, his family moved to Coos Bay, Ore. He attended schools in Coos Bay and graduated...


Robert E. Anderson

Robert passed away on April 3, 2017. Bob was born Nov. 13, 1937 on Mullinix Road in Cheney to Cecil E. Anderson and Katherine Lund. After graduating from Cheney High School, Bob worked at various jobs... Full story


William (Bill) Eugene Malley

Bill was born in Philadelphia. on Jan. 5, 1945. He was the oldest child born to William Eugene Malley II and Anna Mary Malley. The family soon moved to California where he lived his childhood days... Full story


Amy Louise McGreevy

Amy Louise McGreevy was born on May 14, 1982 in Pomeroy, Wash.  She passed from this earth too early at the age of 34 on April 10, 2017 in Spokane. Amy grew up in Lynden, Wash., graduating from... Full story


Matthew J. Hughes

Matthew Hughes was born Sept. 9, 1960 in Spokane, Wash. to Ator Mont and Judith Adley Hughes. He joined a brother Sean and sister, Melissa Ann. He was the grandson of N. Boeyer and Elaine Adley and Ator and Glenna Hughes. In 1967, the Hughes family...


Alvina Ditton viewing

A viewing for Alvina Ditton, whose memorial service is being held Friday, April 14, will take place Thursday, April 13 from 2 - 6 p.m. at Hazen and Jaeger Funeral Home, 1306 N. Monroe St. in Spokane....


Alvina (Martin) Ditton

Alvina (Martin) Ditton, 98, longtime resident of Cheney, went peacefully to be with her Lord on March 30, 2017, in Moses Lake, Wash. Alvina was born July 7, 1918, in Shafer, N.D. to George and Ova... Full story


William "Bill" E. Turlington, III

William “Bill” E. Turlington, III, 63, of Cheney, peacefully passed away on March 29, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. Bill was born on Oct. 2, 1953, in Cheektowaga, N.Y. to William E. Turlington, Jr., and Betty F. Turlington. At the age... Full story


Cherie Maxine Wilson

Cherie Maxine Wilson, a long time resident of Medical Lake, died March 14, 2017.  She was born in Anchorage, Alaska on Nov. 6, 1954. Cherie is survived by her husband of 40 years, John Wilson,... Full story


Bill Crippen

Please join us to remember Bill Crippen's life April 8, 2017 at 2 p.m. at the Cheney Nazarene Church at 338 W. Betz Road in Cheney. We will be sharing memories and a slide show. There will be deserts... Full story


Richard Snella

Richard Snella, 75, of Medical Lake, Wash., passed away Friday, March 17, 2017 at a local hospital after a long illness. Richard is survived by his wife of 57 years, DeAnna, daughter Cheryl Spilker,... Full story


Norwood memorial is April 1

A memorial celebration for James T. Norwood, who passed away Jan. 28 will be held Saturday, April 1 at 10 a.m. at Spokane County Fire District No. 3 on S. 10 Presley Drive, Cheney at 10 a.m. Internment will follow at 1 p.m. at Spokane-Cheney... Full story


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