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Doug Evan Brower

  Douglas (Doug) Evan Brower, age 55, passed away January 13, 2020 from a sudden illness. Doug was born the youngest of six children to Ted and Betty Brower. Doug was a lifelong resident of Priest River with the last…

Lucille Marie Nelson

  Lucille Marie Nelson (92) lifetime resident of St. Maries, ID passed away at her home surrounded by her family on January 15, 2020. She was born to James and Flora (McMillan) Brebner on November 24, 1927 in St. Maries,…

Ron Keith Hodge

  Ron Keith Hodge July 28, 1963 – January 17, 2020 Ron Hodge was born in Everett, WA, where he grew up in the Eastmont and Madison neighborhoods, attending Madison Elementary, Evergreen Middle School and Cascade High School. Born a…

Alan Anton Zier

Our beloved father, Alan Anton Zier, passed away in his home on January 5, 2020. Alan was born on March 20, 1933 in Odessa, Washington. His mother, Katharine “Katie” Horn, was the daughter of Rev. Karl Anton Horn, who spread…

Bradley Eugene McDowell

Bradley Eugene McDowell, 63, of Spokane, WA, passed away Monday, January 6th, 2020. His death came at home, surrounded by his wife and daughters, after a years-long battle with an aggressive form of prostate cancer. Brad was born on July…

Arnold Norman Peterson

  PETERSON, Arnold N. Arnold N Peterson, age 97, of Spokane, WA passed away on January 6, 2020. Born March 9, 1922 in Spokane, WA to Swedish immigrant parents, August Johan Peterson and Emma Christina Peterson. Arnold lived in the…

Albert "Al" "Buch" Bucho

Albert “Al” “Buch” Bucho, 94 Beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great grandfather and brother, Albert “Al” “Buch” Bucho, 94, of Smelterville, Idaho, passed away January 10, 2020 at the family home of Smelterville. He was born April 19, 1925 in…

Donald "Don" William Johnson

  Donald “Don” William Johnson, 94 Donald “Don” William Johnson, 94, of Kingston, Idaho, passed away January 9, 2020 at Mountain Valley of Cascadia of Kellogg. He was born June 13, 1925 in Phillips, Wisconsin; Donald was the son of…

Donna Louise Bailey

Donna Louise Bailey, 63, of Newport, Washington, was taken from us all too suddenly in the early morning hours of Saturday, January 4, 2020. Born April 3, 1956 in Spokane, Washington, she was the daughter of the late Dorothy and…

Duane Robert Carney

Duane Robert Carney, 73 Duane Robert Carney, 73, of Kingston, Idaho, passed away January 15, 2020 at Pacifica of Pinehurst, Idaho. He was born April 25, 1946 in Kellogg; Duane was the son of Robert Emmett and Betty (Carpenter) Carney.…

Margaret Ginger Ott

Margaret Ginger Ott was 73 when she passed away peacefully on January 4, 2020. She will be missed by all who knew her, especially her husband, John Ott. She is proceeded in death by her parents, Oscar and Amy Hansen…

Sherry K Breeden

  Sherry K Breeden of Spokane, Wash. Born Jan 19th, 1941, passed away peacefully in her sleep the morning of January 7th. The youngest of 2 sisters, graduated from Cheney High School. Married and became a stay at home mom.…

Claude Eugene Church

Claude Eugene Church (82) longtime resident of Plummer, ID passed away at Kootenai Health in Coeur d’ Alene, ID on January 4, 2020. He was born to Claude and Bernice (Humphreys) Church on September 30, 1937 in Benton City, WA.…

Ralph Lee Hendricks

Ralph Lee Hendricks, 81, of St. Maries, ID, left this life Jan. 4, 2020 at home, attended by his loving wife and beloved daughter Sara, after battling several health issues. He was born Oct. 8, 1938 to John and Helen…

David Allen Entwisle

David Allen Entwisle went home to be with his Heavenly Father on January 6, 2020, at his home at Newman Lake Washington surrounded by his loved ones. David was born March 15, 1954, in Portland, OR to Donald Entwisle and…

Nancy E Campbell

  Nancy E. Campbell, Age 79, died on Sunday January 5, 2020 at the hospital in Spokane WA. Nancy is survived by her husband of 62 years, James Campbell, her 5 Children and spouses, Peri (Ray), Scott (Carrie), Kim (Scott),…

Charles Anthony Dale Brown, Sr

  Charles Anthony Dale Brown Sr “Charlie” Born: May 14th 1968 Passed away: January 3rd 2020 Charlie was born in Artesia, California on Tuesday, May 14, 1968. Charlie worked as a Mechanic at his fathers muffler shop. He had several…

Marie Link (Moody)

  MARIE LINK (MOODY) Deer Park, Washington Age 84 It is with great sadness the family of Marie Link announces her passing unexpectedly on January 1, 2020 at her home. Marie was born on August 14, 1935 with her identical…

Irma May Breesnee

BREESNEE, Irma May Irma passed away December 27, 2019 in Spokane Valley, WA. She was born in Assiniboia, Saskatchewan, Canada, on June 28, 1936. She and her family moved to Spokane in 1966. She loved to cook amazing meals for…

John Albert Peterson

One often hears the phrase “he died of a broken heart.” As we contemplate the passing of our patriarch, John A. Peterson, we realize this is what happened. John passed away suddenly from a heart attack last Friday morning in…

George Hayes Pettis

George Hayes Pettis was born in Spokane, Washington on December 23, 1922 to Harry and Marie Pettis. He attended Grant Grade School and Lewis and Clark High School, graduating in 1940. On December 3rd, of that same year he joined…

Charlotte Nemitz

  Charlotte Nemitz passed away peacefully in her sleep on December 30, 2019 at the age of 82. She was proceeded in death by her late husband Albert Nemitz and her son Roy Pennington. Our Mom is survived by her…

Ray Ronal Williams

Ray Ronal Williams (84) resident of St. Maries, ID passed away at his home on December 28, 2019. He was born to Raymond and Ivy (Duncan) Williams in Cleveland, OH on August 8, 1935. Ray grew up in Middlefield, OH.…

Rick Ables

Richard “Rick” Arlen Ables (64) resident of St. Maries, ID passed away at Kootenai Health on January 1, 2020. He was born to Billy and Lela (Allen) Ables on February 1, 1955 in Richmond, CA. Rick grew up in Gerber,…

Lloyd Reynolds

Lloyd R. Reynolds (89) began his journey to heaven Thursday, January 2, 2020 at home with his family. Lloyd was a longtime resident of Priest River, and an extremely hard-working family man with a genuine heart of gold. He loved…

Wesley Dean Parr

Wesley Dean Parr (91) resident of St. Maries, ID passed away on December 31, 2019. He was born to Hubert and Gladys Parr on October 8, 1938 in Wall, SD. He loved music, dancing, and riding bareback broncos. He was…

George David Jorgenson

George David Jorgenson, born June 25,1983 in Missoula, MT, died at home, in Edgemere, ID, December 31, 2019. His childhood was spent in South East Alaska. He attended the University of Alaska South East and Union College. He was an…

Timothy Keogh

Timothy (Tim) David Keogh passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 1st at River Mountain Village in Newport, Washington. A lifelong resident of Pend Oreille County, Tim was born to Patrick and Lauretta Keogh in Ione Washington on July 2nd, 1939…

Donald James Janson

Donald James Janson (49) resident of Plummer, ID passed away at Kootenai Health on December 28, 2019. He was born on December 31, 1970 in Spokane, WA to Donald and Christina (Cox) Janson. Donald attended school in Plummer, ID and…

Carrie Ann Evans

Carrie Ann Evans was born on June 19th, 1952, to Ethel M. Sumler and Lloyd Joseph Sr. in Jeanerette, Louisiana. Carrie moved to Spokane, WA in 1954, during her school years she excelled in track and field and was known…

Dolores Jean Redenbo

Dolores Jean Redenbo (Sulzle) January 10, 1930 – December 13, 2019 (Age 89) Dolores passed away in Spokane Valley on December 13, 2019. She was born in Spokane, Washington on January 10, 1930 to Emanuel and Karolina Sulzle. Dolores grew…

Tim A Bewick

Tim Bewick, born on June 22, 1948 in Spokane, passed away on December 20, 2019, at the age of 71. Tim is survived by his wife Nadine of 52 years, daughter Devonna, son Christopher, grand-children Tylor and Melody, 1 great-grandchild,…

Alex Alcon Arguello, SR

  ARGUELLO, Alex A. Alex passed away peacefully on December 19, 2019 in Spokane Valley, WA after a long and fruitful life. He was born in Tobe, CO on June 1, 1920. He loved friends, family, fishing and his faith.…

Kenneth Fredrick Delanoy Sr

Ken (Age 83) was born on April 17, 1936 in Pittsburg, CA to Gerardus and Virginia Delanoy, the oldest of 5 children. He passed away peacefully on December 16, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He joined the United States…

Sidney C Austin

  Sidney was born January 3rd, 1948 in Roswell NM and died December 13, 2019. He is survived by his brother Aulty Austin with wife Pat, his brother Charles Austin, his daughter Andrea Austin, and his former wife and best…

Cris Allen Keener

KEENER, Cris Cris Keener, son of Martin and Iris Keener, passed away December 12, 2019 in his home. Cris was welcomed into his family on August 19, 1957. His son Tyler, often called his dad Captain. A very befitting title…

Frances Irene Noyes

NOYES, Frances Irene “Sally” Sally passed away on December 9, 2019. She was born to Gertrude (Prichard) and Richard Fields in Sidney, Montana. A happy childhood was had growing up in a large family in Libby, Montana. Sally moved to…

Bob Tobler

Bob John Tobler passed away December 20, 2019, in Spokane with his wife and family nearby. He was born in Spokane in 1939 to Leon and Rena Tobler, the 7th of their 11 children, and the first to be born…

Donna Lee Orth

  DONNA LEE ORTH DECEMBER 28, 2019 Donna L. Orth, 83, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019 at her home in Colfax, WA. from a short battle with cancer. Donna was born on Oct. 29, 1936 at Everett, WA…

Gloria Ann Stigall

Gloria Ann Stigall “GLO” “gramma” “grammy”, age 70, passed away peacefully on December 23, 2019 at Providence Mt. Carmel Hospital in Colville, WA. Gloria was born on October 17, 1949, to Steve Lorton and Cora (Gracy) Lorton in Raymond, Washington.…

Cyril William "Butch" Davaz

Cyril William “Butch” Davaz passed away peacefully on December 6th surrounded by family and friends. Butch was born in Newport on August 30, 1952 to Robert and Clara Davaz. He spent most of his childhood in Priest River and moved…

Lela P Beck

Lela Pearl Beck passed away on Thursday, December 19, 2019, in Yuma, Arizona. She was born to Mirl F. and Mildred A. Beck on February 5, 1929 in Three Sands, Oklahoma. A 73-year resident of the Spokane area, Lela was…

Lawrence Charles Fowler

Lawrence “Larry” Charles Fowler of Usk, Washington passed away December 13th, 2019 at the age of 61. Larry was born in Spokane, WA on May, 23rd, 1958 to Eugene Edward Fowler and Carol (Fowler) Ritcheson. Larry attended University High School.…

Jeanette Shadduck Giese

Jeanette Shadduck Giese 1939-2019 Jeanette Shadduck Giese went to her heavenly home early December 12, 2019 at River Mountain Village Advanced Care in Newport, Washington. Jeanette was born April 14, 1939 in Spokane to Henry and Ruth Shadduck. Jeanette had…

Raymond L Eagle

Raymond L Eagle May 7, 1929 – December 19, 2019 Ray passed away at his home in Elk, Washington on December 19, 2019. Ray was born to Glen Ora Eagle and Martha Emelia Anna Eagle (Dreger) in Govan, WA on…

Fred Krause

Fred Isael Krause, 95 Beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle, Fred Isael Krause, 95, of Silverton, Idaho, passed away December 21, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Silver Wood Village of Silverton. He was born June 4, 1924 in Montrose,…

Guy Dumais

Guy Dumais born March 30, 2019 passed away unexpectedly Monday December 23, 2019.  Services are as follows:  Thursday, January 16th at 7:00 p.m. a Rosary is scheduled at Hennessey Valley Funeral Home, 1315 North Pines, Spokane Valley.  The Memorial Service is…

Clifford Oliver Larimore Jr.

Clifford Oliver Larimore Jr. “Chip” (67) resident of St. Maries, ID passed away at his home on December 18, 2019. He was born to Clifford and Geneive Larimore Sr. on July 6, 1952 in Madera, CA. He attended school in…

Michael Murray

Michael “Mike” Joseph Murray, Sr. 81, of Newport, Washington, lost his battle with pneumonia and Alzheimer’s at the Newport Hospital on December 26, 2019. Mike was born July 22, 1938, in Spokane, Washington and was a long-time resident of Newport. …

Joe Blackburn

Joe was born July 15th, 1931 to Charles and Laura Blackburn in Kansas City, Missouri. They moved to the sandhills of western Nebraska when he was 6 weeks old; he said in retrospect, it was surprising that they brought him…