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 Obituaries    February 26, 2015 

James (Jim) Ray Hunt

James (Jim) Ray Hunt James (Jim) Ray Hunt, age 69 of Cheney, passed away Jan. 31, 2015, in Spokane, Wash. Jim was born Sept. 14, 1945, in Newport News, Va. He married Janet Mayfield in 1971, in... Full story

 Obituaries    February 26, 2015 

Pauline A. Herrbach

A memorial service was held Friday, Feb. 20, 2015 for Pauline (Pauly) Agnes Johnson Herrbach at Ball and Dodd Funeral Home, 5100 W. Wellesley Ave, Spokane. Pauly passed peacefully Monday, Feb. 16 at h... Full story

 Obituaries    February 19, 2015

Alice Mae Fritsch

Alice Mae Fritsch, (Age 86) passed away surrounded by her family on Feb. 13, 2015. She was born in Spokane, Wash. in a private home June 27, 1928 to Archie and Mary Logsdon along with three sisters,...

 Obituaries    January 29, 2015

Dr. Boyd Archer Hardesty

Dr. Boyd Archer Hardesty, of Rosalia, Wash., died Jan. 22, 2015 from injuries sustained in a fall. He was 82. Boyd was born May 15, 1932 in Cheney to parents Bonner and Mildred Hardesty. He was... Full story

 Obituaries    January 29, 2015

Mary Elaine (Griffiths) Pengelly

Mary Elaine (Griffiths) Pengelly passed away, surrounded by family and friends, on Jan. 9, 2015 at age 86. Her passing was the result of complications from diabetes. Mary was born in Klamath Falls,... Full story

 Obituaries    January 29, 2015

Deborah (Synstad) Sproul

Deborah (Synstad) Sproul died at Deaconess Hospital on Jan. 22, 2015 in Spokane, Wash. at the age of 52. Debbie was born on April 9, 1962 in Seattle to Sandra and Robert Synstad. She graduated from... Full story

 Obituaries    January 22, 2015

Porfiria G. Ybarra

Porfiria (Pila) G. Ybarra, 87, a long-time resident of Warden, Wash., and Cheney in her later years, passed away peacefully on Jan. 15, 2015 at Cheney Care Center. She was born on Feb. 26, 1927 in... Full story

 Obituaries    January 15, 2015

Florence (Billie) Sullivan

Florence (Billie) Sullivan, age 96, of Medical Lake, passed away Jan. 3, 2015, in Spokane, Wash. Sullivan was born March 2, 1918 in Arlington, S.D. She married Durwood Sullivan on Jan. 16, 1942 in Pendleton, Ore. They moved to Medical Lake in 1945... Full story

 Obituaries    January 8, 2015

Berneal Shepard Hughes

Berneal Shepard Hughes (Age 87) Passed away Dec. 31, 2014 in Spokane, Wash. She was born in Four Lakes, Wash. on Feb. 17, 1927 to Herman and Savallah Willms. She is survived by sons; Dan (Rollene)... Full story

 Obituaries    December 25, 2014

Joe McConnell

Joe passed away at home Dec. 5, 2014 surrounded by his family. God saw him getting tired and a cure was not to be. So he put his arms around him, and said, "come with me." With tearful eyes we watched... Full story

 Obituaries    December 25, 2014

Susanne Gresham

Susanne Gresham, born Dec. 10, 1944, and a resident of Cheney from 1980-2005, succumbed to pancreatic cancer Dec. 10, 2014 on her 70th birthday and after an eight-month struggle. Susanne was the... Full story

 Obituaries    December 18, 2014

Carol L. (Wittig) Gross

Carol L. (Wittig) Gross passed away Nov. 17, 2014 in Cheney at the age of 95. Mrs. Gross was born July 10, 1919 in Mansfield, Wash.,to Frederick and Grace (Short) Wittig, and was a graduate of Mansfield High School, class of 1937. She is survived by... Full story

 Obituaries    December 18, 2014

Peggy Sims

Peggy June Sims passed away Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 while under the loving care of hospice with family and friends around her. She was born March 5, 1944 in Sedro Woolley, Wash. to Walter and Amelia Sims... Full story

 Obituaries    December 11, 2014

Robert Lewis Nelson

Robert was born March 31, 1929 and passed away Nov. 30, 2014. He always had a joke and a carefree chuckle to ease any worries away. Smart and quick-witted, there really wasn't much he couldn't do. He... Full story

 Obituaries    December 4, 2014

William "Bill" Lester

William "Bill" Lester, age 82, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014. Bill was born July 9, 1932 in Pleasantville, Iowa and settled in Spokane after falling in love with the area... Full story

 Obituaries    December 4, 2014

William "Bill" Smith

William "Bill" Smith, age 87 of Cheney, passed away Nov. 26, 2014 in Spokane. Bill was born May 28, 1927 to David and Eula (Douglas) Smith in Moore Haven, Fla. After World War II started, Bill lied... Full story

 Obituaries    November 13, 2014

Betty Aaker

Betty Aaker, a longtime resident of the Cheney area, passed away at Hospice of Spokane, Nov. 9, 2014 after a long illness with heart disease. She is survived by her husband, Larry and three sons,... Full story

 Obituaries    October 30, 2014

Devota Evangeline (Dow) Goodwin

Devota Evangeline (Dow) Goodwin On the morning of Oct. 24, Devota Evangeline (Dow) Goodwin passed away at Hospice House South in Spokane. She was 85 years old. Devota was born in 1929 to Albey and... Full story

 Obituaries    October 30, 2014

Hilda Christine Schmidt Smith

One-time Cheney resident Hilda Christine Schmidt Smith, 93, died Oct. 20, 2014, at Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan, Ala. She was born in Manchester, Iowa, June 19, 1921. She was a second-generation German-American, born into and instructed... Full story

 Obituaries    October 23, 2014

Robert E. Grogan

Robert E. Grogan, age 90, passed away Oct. 18, 2014 in Spokane with his children by his side. Robert was born Nov. 24, 1923 outside of Cheney to William and Hilda (Dybdal) Grogan. He was a graduate... Full story

 Obituaries    October 9, 2014

Eva M. (McCaffery) Spilker

Eva M. (McCaffery) Spilker, age 87 of Medical Lake, Wash., passed away Sept. 30, 2014 in Spokane. She was born April 20, 1927 in Sprague, Wash. to Charles and Hazel (Bouslog) McCaffery. Eva was raised in Davenport and was a graduate of Davenport... Full story

 Obituaries    September 25, 2014

Agnes Ruth Suess

Agnes Ruth Suess, 91, passed away on Sept. 20, 2014 at the Cheney Care Center. Private family graveside services will be held at a later date and Agnes will be laid to rest next to her husband,... Full story

 Obituaries    September 18, 2014

Noreen P. Pribnow

Noreen P. Pribnow, 6/2/1923 – 8/13/2014 Andy W. Pribnow, 11/21/1916 – 12/20/2004 Noreen Pearson Pribnow, 91, beloved mother and friend, died Aug. 13, 2014. Born June 2, 1923, in Manchester, N.H.,... Full story

 Obituaries    September 18, 2014

Lorraine Marcene (Hess) Flikke

Lorraine Marcene (Hess) Flikke of Cheney, passed away Sept. 11, 2014 in Spokane. She was born July 7, 1919 in Deer Lodge, Mont. and grew up in Coeur d'Alene and Rathdrum, Idaho. In 1938, she graduated... Full story

 Obituaries    September 18, 2014

George, Philip R.

Phil passed away of natural causes Aug. 31, 2014 in Spokane, Wash. He was born Sept. 9, 1926 to Emil and Bertha George, the second of five boys, in Ellensburg, Wash. As a child he worked on the... Full story


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