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 Obituaries    April 10, 2014

Daniel Thomas Maggs

Daniel Thomas Maggs passed away Sunday, March 30, in Austin, Texas, at the age of 80. Dan was born in Roslyn, and at an early age moved to Renton where he attended high school. After graduation, he... Full story

 Obituaries    April 10, 2014

Carol Prentice

Carol Prentice, a resident of Cheney since 1972, passed away at Deaconess Hospital in Spokane on March 28, following a scheduled hip replacement. She was 68 years old. Between 1972 and 1989, she was... Full story

 Obituaries    April 3, 2014

Jean Elizabeth Breitenfeldt

Jean Elizabeth Breitenfeldt (Nelson) (Age 79) passed away March 3. Preceding her in death were her parents, Edrie and Clarence Nelson, her sister Claris Bontjes and her brother Robert Nelson. Surviving Jean are her three children, Todd Breitenfeldt...

 Obituaries    April 3, 2014

Julia L. Eyre

Julia L. Eyre (age 90) passed away March 28, 2014 in Cheney. She was born Nov. 9, 1923 in Alberta, Canada to George and Carol (Duncombe) Myre. Julia attended school in Alberta and at age 13 went to...

 Obituaries    April 3, 2014

William "Bill" Griffin

William "Bill" Griffin, (age 76) of Cheney, passed away peacefully surrounded by family, March 27.  He was born June 4, 1937 in Seattle, to Frank and Opal (Patterson) Griffin. He grew up in Ballard...

 Obituaries    March 27, 2014

Claude A. "Arnie" Williams

Claude A. "Arnie" Williams, age 89, of Marshall, Wash. passed away March 20, in Spokane. Arnie was born in Harriman, Tenn. May 13, 1924 and moved to Spokane at the age of 11. He was a graduate of... Full story

 Obituaries    March 27, 2014

Donald Lee Shea

Donald Lee Shea, born Oct. 19, 1938 passed away on March 19, following a prolonged battle with ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease) at his winter home in Tucson, Ariz. Don is survived by his wife Mary Buntrock... Full story

 Obituaries    March 27, 2014

Betty Mae Kintschi

Betty left us to join the choir in heaven on Monday, March 24, in Cheney. She was born Nov. 27, 1933 to John and Alvina Kuhn and raised on the farm near Edwall, Wash. with her sister Virginia and her... Full story

 Obituaries    March 20, 2014

Dr. William Lynn Maxson

Dr. William Lynn Maxson Lt. Col. ANG, Ret. Age 83 Passed away on March 16, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane. He was born on Nov. 12, 1930 in Frankfort, Ind. to Claude and Effie Maxson.... Full story

 Obituaries    March 20, 2014

Jeremy Scott Provance,

Jeremy Scott Provance, Feb. 26, 1977- March 17, 2014 Age 37 Jeremy passed away Monday, March 17 at the Hospice House in Spokane with his family by his side after a hard sixth month battle with... Full story

 Obituaries    March 13, 2014

Ruth Joan Amos

Ruth Joan Amos of Azalea, Ore., died Tuesday, Jan. 7, of natural causes at Riverview Terrace in Roseburg. A memorial service will be planned later. Ruth and her husband were avid horticulturists who owned and managed the Azalea Gardens for 20 years.... Full story

 Obituaries    February 20, 2014

Kenneth M. Claussen

Kenneth M. Claussen Kenneth M. Claussen passed away Feb.11, 2014 with his daughters Dawn Denise and KenniKay at his side. Due to failing health and needing more assistance, Kenny had been a resident... Full story

 Obituaries    February 13, 2014

GESCHKE, Bertie I. (Heng)

GESCHKE, Bertie I. (Heng) Passed away on Friday Feb. 7, 2014 in Cheney, Wash. Bertie was born June 21, 1916, in Barnesville, Minn., to John and Elsie (Wilson) Heng. Upon graduating from school,... Full story

 Obituaries    February 6, 2014

Grace Reno

Grace Reno Grace Byrdine Horn Reno passed away Dec. 27, 2013 at her home in Medical Lake. She is survived by her children, Cheryl Reese of Republic, Larry Reno of Medical Lake and Cindy Waite of... Full story

 Obituaries    February 6, 2014

Jessie A. Clark

Jessie A. Clark In Loving Memory of Jessie A. Clark Jessie returned to be with the Lord on Jan. 22, 2014. She passed away gently in her home near Medical Lake Wash., surrounded by her six children... Full story

 Obituaries    January 16, 2014

Bertha (Beth) Elaine Boyd Robinson

Bertha (Beth) Elaine Boyd Robinson Jan. 19, 1933 – Jan. 11, 2014 Our beloved wife, mother and grandmother passed away Jan. 11, 2014. She had been a resident of Cheney for over 35 years. Bertha was... Full story

 Obituaries    January 9, 2014

Norman M. Peterson

Norman M. Peterson died peacefully on Dec. 28, 2013 at Cheney Care Center in Cheney Wash. He was born Aug. 19, 1920 in Minneapolis Minn. He lived to see 93 years. Norm is survived by his wife, Esther of 26 years and two stepchildren, Gary McGill of... Full story

 Obituaries    January 2, 2014

Bud Lloyd Nokleby

Nokleby service is Jan. 11 A memorial service for Cheney resident Bud Lloyd Nokleby, who passed away at age 81 or Nov. 29, 2013, will be held Saturday, Jan. 11 at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Cheney at 11 a.m. A reception will follow in the... Full story

 Obituaries    January 2, 2014

Wanda M. (Gober) Heinemann

Wanda M. (Gober) Heinemann Mother was born Oct. 31, 1918 in Klamath Falls, Ore. to Marion James Gober and Maxie Myrtle (Pardue) Gober. She peacefully passed away Dec. 26, 2013 at the Cheney Care... Full story

 Obituaries    December 26, 2013

Jeff Bjornberg

Loving son, father and grandpa. Jeff passed away unexpectedly last week. He was born on Aug 6, 1959 to David and Veda Bjornberg. Jeff was a graduate of Moses Lake High School and went on to college... Full story

 Obituaries    December 19, 2013

Betty M. England

Betty M. England, age 83, longtime Sunnyside, Wash. resident passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013 in Kennewick, Wash. Betty was born July 22, 1930 in Lincoln, Neb. the daughter of George and Marie... Full story

 Obituaries    December 12, 2013

Michael Sam Hammack

Michael Sam Hammack was born April 2, 1955, in Seattle, Wash., to Sam and Ruth Hammack.  He passed away on Nov. 29, 2013.  Mike graduated from Queen Anne High School. He entered the Navy in...

 Obituaries    December 12, 2013

Mary Lee Adamson

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Mary Lee Adamson, age 81 On Dec. 8, 2013 in Redmond, Wash. Mary was born in Sprague, Wash. on Nov. 25, 1932, to Mary Iva (Billie) and Ernest (Babe) Melville.  She is survived by her daughters,... Full story

 Obituaries    December 5, 2013

Bud Lloyd Nokleby

Bud Lloyd Nokleby (age 81) Cheney resident of 24 years, finished his earthly journey Nov. 29, 2013. Bud was born September 19, 1932 in Sedro Woolley, Wash. to Lloyd and Verlie (Neal). He had 2... Full story

 Obituaries    December 5, 2013

Katherine L. Anderson

Katherine L. Anderson (age 100) of Cheney passed away Nov. 27, 2013. She was born July 16, 1913 in Renton, Wash., the eldest of 11 children. She grew up on the Lund Dairy Farm on Cow Creek in Benge,...


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