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Flora Belle Magart

August 10, 1928 - January 24, 2018

Flora Belle (Savoie) Magart (age 89) passed away January 24, 2018 in Spokane, Washington. She was born August 10, 1928 to Regis and Angela (Taylor) Savoie in Opelousas, Louisiana in that area. She met and married Delbert Magart in 1947. She spent several years working as an insurance underwriter. She and Del enjoyed traveling together, exploring new places and seeing beautiful sites. Flora was a...
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Homer Bruce Gannaway

January 13, 1933 - January 23, 2018

Homer Bruce Gannaway (age 85) passed away January 23, 2018 in Spokane, Washington. He was born January 13, 1933 to Leland Leroy and Rosa Belle (Newell) Gannaway in Milton-Freewater, Oregon, and grew up in that area where he enjoyed working on the family farm. Throughout his life he loved fishing and hunting. He worked for many years as a potman for Kaiser Aluminum in Mead, Washington.He was...
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Ron Walter Coe

May 23, 1960 - January 19, 2018

Ron "Custer" Coe passed away January 19th, at the age of 57. He was born to Slim & Beverly Coe, in American Fork, Utah on May 23, 1960. At 17 years old, he joined the Navy and traveled the world for four years. After his honorable discharge, he got married and had 3 children. He remarried his love, Helen, in 2001, and gained 2 step children. Over the years, he and Helen moved across the United...
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LaVonne Boggs

August 5, 1934 - January 2, 2018

LaVonne M. Boggs, a lifetime resident of Spokane area, escaped her earthly bonds to enter the Lord's house and again walk hand-in-hand with the love of her life. She was born in Spokane on August 5th, 1934 and passed quietly in her sleep on the morning of January 2, 2018. LaVonne was the youngest child of three born to Stanley and Bertha Mertes.LaVonne met David Boggs and was married on October...
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Elizabeth Gibson Morse

December 5, 1921 - January 1, 2018

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Mark Scott Perreira

April 27, 1957 - December 31, 2017

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Steaven Clark Abbott

May 2, 1948 - December 30, 2017

Steaven "Steve" Clark Abbott age 69 of Spokane, Washington passed away on December 30, 2017. He was born on May 2, 1948 in Lewiston, Idaho to Rexford Earl Abbott and Phyllis Ann (Wyman) Abbott. Steaven graduated from Clarkston High School in 1966. He joined the US Navy and was called in to active duty serving in Vietnam. He was a tower lookout on naval ships and later transferred to the Reserves....
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William Gene Graham

January 19, 1928 - December 28, 2017

William Gene Graham Jan. 19th, 1928 - Dec. 28th, 2017Bill was born in Salinas, CA Jan. 19th, 1928, the youngest son to William and Floy Graham. Shortly after birth his parents and older brother Jennings moved to Hunters, Washington where he spent his earliest days. Bills father started a shoe shop but after a fire at his father's shop, the family moved to Spokane and there his father...
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Gladys Lorraine Jasper

January 27, 1929 - December 22, 2017

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Joan Radford

September 13, 1929 - December 19, 2017

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John Vincent Valeri

March 4, 1952 - December 19, 2017

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David Michael Wilbanks

July 13, 1943 - December 16, 2017

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Judy Louise Stuart

April 3, 1939 - December 9, 2017

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James Hazen Renner

September 29, 1946 - December 5, 2017

James Hazen Renner Passed away peacefully on December 5th 2017 surrounded by his family. He was born to Chandler and Catherine Renner on September 29th 1946 in Spokane, Washington. After graduating from Shadle Park High school in 1964 he traveled to Alaska to find adventure. Upon his return from Alaska he attended Spokane Community College. He served in the National Guard from 1965 until 1971...
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Jane Allison Schuster

April 13, 1921 - December 4, 2017

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Beverly Jean Graham

June 1, 1928 - December 4, 2017

Beverly Jean Graham June 1st, 1928 - Dec. 4th, 2017Beverly was born in Spokane on June 1st, 1928 to Herman and Ester Woellner. She was the youngest of three children. Her brother Ed and sister Maxine preceded her in death. Beverly attended North Central High School where she was involved in many activities. She loved her classmates and they remained friends throughout her lifetime. She...
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Priscilla Ora Richardson

December 18, 1927 - December 3, 2017

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Thomas Fabian Rukavina, Ph.D.

January 5, 1923 - December 3, 2017

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Eleonore Beaton

March 8, 1924 - November 29, 2017

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Nancy Arlene Mecum

January 30, 1945 - November 25, 2017

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Robert Roy Bauman

May 10, 1949 - November 22, 2017

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Richard Dee Long

March 25, 1933 - November 21, 2017

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Jean Elizabeth Ross

August 12, 1920 - November 19, 2017

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Richard Louis Meister

August 31, 1951 - November 14, 2017

Richard was born on August 31, 1951, and left for Heaven on November 14, 2017. Rick grew up in Chattaroy, WA, the son of Eleanor and Richard Meister; his father having preceded him in death. During a period of time when his parents were unable to care for him, Rick and his brother Steve Meister, then ages six and eight, came into foster care with Gerry & Ruth Moran, who had a family dairy...
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Anthony Maurice Thomas

July 20, 1994 - November 11, 2017

Anthony Maurice ThomasJuly 20, 1994 - November 11, 2017Anthony passed away 11/11/2017 in Spokane WAAnthony was a great young adult that should have never left our lives.He liked hanging out with his Sister Sierra, he loved music and playing basketball and hanging out with his friends. Anthony's soul was kind thoughtful and respectful.He made friends easily. Anthony was outgoing once he knew you,...
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Raymond Clarence Mohney

June 15, 1926 - November 10, 2017

MOHNEY, Raymond (Age 91)There is a brilliant new star shining brightly in the sky and, if you look very closely, you might see it twinkle in shades of green and gold.Ray Mohney, passed away peacefully on November 10, 2017, due to complications from a fall taken just a week earlier. As he and his beloved wife of almost 47 years had often predicted, he joined Rozella just ten months after she...
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Eutha Ellen Mayo

September 6, 1921 - November 7, 2017

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Violet Louise Meisel

March 27, 1918 - November 3, 2017

Violet Louise Meisel, a 45 year resident of Spokane, passed away November 3, 2017 at the age of 99 years. She was born in Custer, Montana on March 27, 1918, the daughter of James William Bourne and Ida May (Boyer) Bourne.Preceding her in death were here husband, Harold M. Meisel; daughter, Janis Meisel; son, James Meisel; and grandson, Kevin Farmer.Her surviving family are her daughter, Barbara...
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Gilbert Hill Smith

July 29, 1924 - October 28, 2017

Gilbert Hill Smith Sr., was born in Maxton, North Carolina, to the parents of Lillie and Leonadas Smith on July 29, 1924. Gilbert is preceded in death by his wife Ferne Smith, of 30 years of marriage, nine brothers and sisters, his son, Firefighter, Gilbert Hill Smith, Jr., grandson, David Abram, step-granddaughter, Emilia Chalk and step-son Summer R. Gipson aka Beaver. His surviving children are...
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William Raleigh Addair

September 27, 1968 - October 23, 2017

William "Billy" Raleigh Addair, 49, of Mead, Washington, passed away at his home on October 23, 2017. A celebration of life service will be held at 2 pm, Saturday, November 18 at Jesus Church, Rt. 83, Bartley, WV 24813. Reverend Roger "Pete" Woods will be officiating. Billy was born on September 27, 1968 in Welch, WV to Raleigh and Eva Sue (Christian) Addair. He attended Iaeger High School in...
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John M. Littell

February 6, 1951 - October 18, 2017

Dr. J. LittleFebruary 6, 1951-October 18, 2017J. is the beloved son of Donna Kaelson Little and John M. Little, Jr. He was born in Big Spring, Texas and reared in Dallas, Texas. He graduated from Highland Park High School in 1969, where he was an excellent student and outstanding athlete, being recognized as an All-American swimmer and All-District tight end. He was also proud to drive a white...
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Carol Marcille Lewis

July 27, 1930 - October 18, 2017

Carol M Lewis ObituaryWe mourn, but not as those without confidence in the coming resurrection.Carol Marcille Tipke Lewis, 87, joined Heaven's celestial choir on October 18, 2017. Carol was a lifelong resident of the Mead area. She retired from the Mead School District after 20+ years as a business education teacher during which time she made the transition from manual typewriters and ledger...
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Gary Herbert Manthey

October 4, 1945 - October 17, 2017

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Dennis E. Helms

August 23, 1948 - October 16, 2017

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Louise R. SMITH

March 17, 1932 - October 14, 2017

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John Siebly Bloyed

November 24, 1948 - October 13, 2017

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Rita Joy Robertson

November 18, 1932 - October 11, 2017

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Janice Faye DRIVER

November 1, 1927 - October 6, 2017

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Matilda Becker

March 20, 1916 - October 3, 2017

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Jack Elton Boffin

March 29, 1919 - October 2, 2017

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Alvah Stevens

September 24, 1922 - October 1, 2017

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Lenard L. Simpson

October 18, 1923 - October 1, 2017

Lenard L. Simpson passed away October 1st, 2017 at home in Colbert, WA, just short of his 94th birthday. Born October 18, 1923 in Sumner, Nebraska, he was the third child of 5; 4 brothers, 1 sister; all preceding him in death.Lenard was raised on a dry corn farm during the Depression. At the height of the Dust Bowl in 1938, with no viable crops, food or income, the family broke up, most heading...
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John Fredrick Seger

October 9, 1947 - September 30, 2017

John Fredrick Seger of Medical Lake, WA, passed away on September 30, 2017. John was born October 9, 1947 in Spokane, WA. He attended Hamilton and Lidgerwood Elementary and John Rogers High School before leaving to serve in Vietnam with the U.S. Navy in 1964. After the Navy he lived in Lomita, CA, before returning to Spokane in the early 1980's.On August 24, 1985, he married the love of his life,...
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Gary E. Chappell

December 1, 1936 - September 30, 2017

December 1, 1936 - September 30, 2017On a cold December day in 1936 Gary was born at Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane with little pink toes and 7 lbs of baby fat. Because he was an only child he pretty much ruled the home of his parents, Elbert and Geneva Chappell, until mom would step in and call a strike out when he was naughty. Because his parents were very talented musicians and played for...
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Lenora Edith Pachosa

August 23, 1921 - September 19, 2017

Pachosa, Lenora Edith (Jensen)(age 96)Lenora returned home to the Father, September 19, 2017. She was born August 23, 1921, in Spokane, Washington, to Otto and Olive Jensen. She attended Franklin Grade School and Lewis & Clark High School. Lenora met her husband Harry at Natatorium Park on July 4th and was married in 1940 at the age of 19. They lived in Grand Coulee, California, and later...
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Arlene Christina Gerlach

January 20, 1925 - September 10, 2017

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Margaret Anna Vold

January 12, 1916 - September 8, 2017

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Donald Eugene Roberts

April 6, 1933 - September 7, 2017

DONALD EUGENE ROBERTS Don passed away suddenly in the hospital on September 7, 2017 after a brief illness. He took his final nap and awoke in heaven. He was born on April 6, 1933 on a farm in Eddyville, Iowa. He was the middle of 5 children. He served 4 years in the Navy during the Korean War as a Machinist Mate. In 1956 he settled in Southern California and worked for the Gravely Tractor Co....
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Bettie Jo Losh

April 13, 1929 - September 3, 2017

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Vladimir Maximovich Chernukha

June 1, 1940 - September 1, 2017

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Loyd Eugene Bibbee

November 19, 1942 - August 30, 2017

BIBBEELoyd Eugene(Age 74)Loyd passed away peacefully at home August 30th. He was born to Loyd and Jeanne Bibbee in Seattle Wa in 1942.Loyd lived the first part of his life in Southern California, where he met his wife of 53 years Jean Hausler. They soon married and had three children, Loyd Eugene Jr, Orbie Paul, and Heidi Jean. The family moved to Spokane, Washington in the early 70's and soon...
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Lloyd Eldon NELSON

July 26, 1928 - August 20, 2017

Nelson, Lloyd Elden (Age 89) Passed away peacefully August 20, 2017at Holy Family Hospital in Spokane, Washington. He was born July 26, 1928 in Agawam, Montana. He married Betty Pratt & raised 3 childrenin Nine Mile Falls, Wa. Lloyd is survived by his children, many nephews, nieces, & grandchildren.He was preceded in death by his wife, mother, father, brothers,...
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Polly Anne Knott

September 30, 1925 - August 19, 2017

Polly Anne Knott (Mathwig)was born September 30, 1926 in Hulett, Wyoming. She has three brothers and two sisters. In her 90 plus trips around the sun she moved to Spokane with her family as a child and made Spokane her home for nearly 80 years. As a teenager she packed parachutes during WWII at the army air base. During this time she married Lawrence Knott and they had three sons Larry, Bill and...
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Phoebe Doris DEHART

December 26, 1922 - August 16, 2017

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Jean Lindsey Henderson

September 7, 1953 - August 12, 2017

Jean was born September 7, 1953 in New Orleans, Louisiana, joining her brother Mike, as children of Ed and Doris Henderson. Jean passed away August 12, 2017 at Merry Glen in Spokane at the age of 63 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Uncle George Atwood and Aunt Kay Atwood. She is survived by her brother Mike, sister-in-law Diana Henderson, nephew Dan Henderson (wife Heidi), great...
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Goldie Pearl Becco

October 21, 1926 - July 27, 2017

Passed away July 27, 2017 in Spokane, WA. Goldie was born on October 21, 1926 in Portland, OR. She was a long-time volunteer at the Inland Northwest Blood Center. She loved crossword puzzles, reading Agatha Christie mysteries, playing Bunco, and visiting Northern Quest Casino. Goldie was preceded in death by her husband, Lou Becco; her parents; brothers Hank, Danny, Thys, and Thomas;...
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Ruby Mae Wright

July 1, 1921 - July 26, 2017

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Lilly Mascher

June 12, 1919 - July 17, 2017

Lilly went to her heavenly home on July 17, 2017. She was born to Fred and Lydia Frey, June 12, 1919 in Leader, Saskatchewan, Canada. She came to the U.S. at the age of 6 years with her parents, three brothers and two sisters. Lilly was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd; daughter Sharon; her parents; two brothers and one sister. She is survived by her son, Douglas, of Seattle; and one...
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RosaLee Unruh

July 21, 1932 - July 16, 2017

M. RosaLee Unruh Born to Arthur and Helen (Wolfe) Swenson on July 21, 1932 in Lynden, WA. The family moved to Spokane when she was four and she graduated from North Central High School. She pursued a career in nursing after graduating from Deaconess School of Nursing in 1953. She worked in a variety of settings: hospitals, doctor's offices, nursing homes, and Lakeland Village. She finished...
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Beverly Lee Combs

January 7, 1928 - July 15, 2017

Beverly Lee (Sabin) CombsAge 89 Died peacefully on July 15, 2017. Beverly was born on January 7, 1928 at St. Luke's Hospital in Spokane, WA to Vernon W. Sabin and Grace L. (Peck) Sabin. Beverly was preceded in death by her parents; grandparents; many beloved uncles, aunts, and cousins; as well as her husband of 66 years, Clyde F. Combs. Beverly was a lifelong Spokane girl having lived her...
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Mary Irene Eddington

August 5, 1927 - July 11, 2017

Mary I. Eddington(age 89) Passed away in Spokane, WA on July 11, 2017. Mary was born to Edmond and Augusta Ramon on August 5, 1927, in Spokane, WA. She grew up in Colville, WA. Mary worked as a social worker. She enjoyed camping, gambling, dancing, and doing crafts. She was always fun-loving. Mary was preceded in death by her parents; and three sisters. She is survived by her sister,...
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Lavon Louise Sharp

April 21, 1920 - July 4, 2017

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Patrick Martin Henry

April 18, 1938 - June 30, 2017

Pat Henry (age 79) passed away June 30, 2017 in Spokane, WA. Pat was a wonderful brother to Teresa, and a great friend to her husband Jim.During the past 10 years, Pat's health was almost unbearable at times, but he fought with the courage of a lion, without a complaint. He never wanted to throw in the towel, and kept excellent medical records (sometimes better than his doctors).Pat had a long...
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Zinaida Yefimovna Bukhalova

January 19, 1938 - June 30, 2017

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James Jerry Simpson

July 14, 1924 - June 25, 2017

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Gerald Nathaniel Brother

January 16, 1935 - June 24, 2017

Gerald Nathaniel Brother Passed away June 24, 2017 to be with His Lord. Jerry was born in Spokane, Washington to Frances and Vern (Shorty) Brother on January 16, 1935. He was a U.S. Army Vet. Jerry worked at C&A as a Warehouseman before retiring. Predeceased by wife Edna Lee (Squeaky) Brother. Survived by Sister Carol and brother in law Jim McGraw; sister Barbara and brother-in-law Dean...
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Gregory James Michaels

October 10, 1966 - June 23, 2017

Born October 10, 1966, Greg died on June 23, 2017, in Mead, WA, surrounded by his family. He fought hard during the past year-and-a-half, being as he would say "pirate-strong", until the end when colon cancer finally prevailed. Greg will be greatly missed by his wife Angie Michaels of Mead, WA, his sons Alec Michaels (Mead, WA), Christopher Michaels (Indianapolis, IN), and Nicholas Michaels ...
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Jeanne Hobik Wilton

May 12, 1929 - June 19, 2017

Jeanne Hobik Wilton(age 88) Passed away June 19, 2017 in Spokane, WA. Jeanne was born May 12, 1929 to Edward and Ann Hobik in Chicago, IL. She spent her childhood in Chicago and attended Our Lady of the Angels Catholic School and then went on to the Chicago Institute of Art for a short time to study art and design. She then worked at Western Electric where she met Earl Wilton. They were...
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Virginia Ruth Newell

January 31, 1926 - June 15, 2017

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Sara Jane Harvey

March 5, 1945 - June 11, 2017

Born March 5, 1945 in Yakima, WA to John W. and Mary V. Harvey and passed away June 11, 2017 at home in Spokane, WA. In 1956 Sara entered Rainier State School in Buckley, WA. After a few years in a care facility in Battleground, WA she moved to Spokane, WA in 1986 to be nearer family. SL Start has managed her care since then. Sara was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by...
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Deloris Lorraine Allen

May 2, 1928 - May 30, 2017

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Stephen Victor Lancaster

May 16, 1972 - May 28, 2017

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Joseph Leroy McIntosh

May 24, 1921 - May 27, 2017

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Andrew Tran Keaton Griffin

September 17, 1974 - May 26, 2017

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Youa Yang

February 4, 1932 - May 23, 2017

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Shirley Mae Blasdell

June 8, 1929 - May 23, 2017

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Jean S. Eyre

March 20, 1929 - May 22, 2017

Jean S. Eyre(Age 88) Our beloved mother and grandmother, Jean S. Eyre, died May 22, 2017. She is survived by her children Richard and Susan Eyre, and Connie Kiebert and her partner Art Darrar; her grandchildren Daniel and Aileen Trebesch, Phillip and Amber Thomley, Michelle and Brandon Villanueva, and Angela Looft; her great grandchildren Aidan Trebesch, Uniq Metcalfe, Kierra and Shawna...
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Gordon Keith Wright

August 20, 1932 - May 21, 2017

Born August 20, 1932, in Platte, SD and passed away peacefully Sunday, May 21, 2017. When growing up he lived in Ontario, OR, Bremerton, WA, Iowa and Caldwell, ID. As a student athlete he played many sports in high school. He also loved animals of all kinds, often surprising his family with strays he would bring home. After high school Gordon entered the Air Force. While stationed at Biggs...
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Lorraine Marie Morrow

March 13, 1931 - May 21, 2017

Lorraine Marie Morrow(age 86) Passed away May 21, 2017 in Spokane Valley, WA. Lorraine was born in Red Lake Falls, MN on March 13, 1931 to Fred and Emile LaPlante. After moving to Spokane, she married her high school sweetheart, Perry Morrow. In 1953 they moved to San Diego, CA, but returned to Spokane in the mid-1980s. Lorraine enjoyed reading, especially Westerns. She was well known for...
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Judith Ann Koskinen

July 1, 1940 - May 12, 2017

Judith Ann "Judy" Koskinen(age 76) Passed away May 12, 2017 in Spokane, WA. Judy was the first child born to Jack and Ann Ray in Denver, CO, on July 1, 1940. Judy lived in Medical Lake, WA for many years and worked at Interlake School and Lakeland Village. In her retirement she continued to give back to the community, primarily through the Medical Lake Care & Share. She enjoyed doing...
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Mary Ann Buettner

November 5, 1922 - May 12, 2017

Mary Ann Buettner(age 94) Mary Ann went to be with her Heavenly Father on May 12, 2017 in Spokane, WA. She was born on November 5, 1922 in Minneapolis, MN but lived most of her life in Spokane. She graduated from Lewis and Clark High School and finished two years of college but quit school to work during World War II at the rationing board. Mary Ann married Virgil Buettner on February 14,...
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Roland Peter Johann

November 29, 1923 - May 9, 2017

Roland "Ron" Peter Johann(age 93) Passed away May 9, 2017, in Spokane, WA. Ron was born to Ted and Teresa Johann in Genesee, ID, on November 29, 1923. He graduated from Lewiston High School before serving in the US Navy from 1942-1946. He married Ruth Littleton in 1947. Ron worked as a heavy equipment operator for construction companies including Kuney, NA Degerstrom, Murphy Brothers, and...
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Robert Dick Simpson

October 13, 1935 - May 4, 2017

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Joseph Scott Wood

December 31, 1946 - April 28, 2017

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David Roy Johnson

October 17, 1943 - April 26, 2017

David Roy Johnson was born on Oct. 17, 1943 to Kenneth and Elsie (Senne) Johnson at Mound, Minnesota. He was the second son born to them. David graduated from high school in Othello, Washington before enlisting in the US Army. He went in the medical corp which led him to 4 tours in Vietnam. Upon his return from Vietnam he married Alice Bowling, from this union one daughter was born Denise Lynn...
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Mary Lou Downhour

June 18, 1928 - April 26, 2017

Mary Lou DownhourAge 88 Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on April 26, 2017. She was born in Spokane, WA on June 18, 1928 and was daughter to Florence and William Haeseler. She attended North Central High School and worked as a switch board operator at the Farragut Naval Base during World War II. She then married Richard Leroy Downhour. Together they resided in Spokane and...
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Viola Ida Kinnick

March 27, 1921 - April 21, 2017

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Richard Stanley Lundberg

February 5, 1925 - April 18, 2017

Feb. 5, 1925 - April 18, 2017 Dick was born in Spokane Washington, on February 5, 1925. He attended Lewis and Clark High School until he enlisted in the Air Force. Dick served our country in both World War II and The Korean War as a radio man and rear gunner on a bomber, The Judy Sue. He earned many honorary medals and was very dedicated to our country. While Dick was in the service, he met...
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Doris Mae Skorec

September 2, 1929 - April 13, 2017

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Kathleen Joan Johnson

October 1, 1942 - April 11, 2017

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David Wallace Newell

February 1, 1958 - March 31, 2017

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Alice Lorraine Gamble

June 26, 1926 - March 31, 2017

Alice Lorraine "Rusty" Gamble (age 90) passed away quickly and quietly at home March 31, 2017 in Spokane, WA. The 2nd of nine children, she was born June 26, 1926 in Hibbing, MN to Charles and Jeanette Lengstorf. She grew up in Big Fork, MN and stayed in a dormitory while attending high school in Deer River. After her graduation in 1944 she worked in the hospital in Big Fork. In October, 1947 she...
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Alvina Ditton

July 7, 1918 - March 30, 2017

ALVINA (MORTON) DITTONAlvina (Morton) Ditton, 98, longtime resident of Cheney Washington, went peacefully to be with her Lord on March 30, 2017, in Moses Lake, Washington.Alvina was born July 7, 1918, in Shafer, North Dakota to George and Ova (Cruise) Morton. She was the 5th of 8 children and grew up in Fairview, Montana.Alvina married John Ditton on April 14, 1936 and raised 3 sons and 1...
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Michael James Arends

July 23, 1952 - March 28, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Hazen & Jaeger Funeral Home, Spokane, WA.
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Grayce Yvonne Wilbur

May 14, 1919 - March 24, 2017

Grayce Y. WilburMay 14, 1919 - March 24, 2017 Grayce passed away peacefully on Friday, March 24, 2017 at her home with her family at her side. She was born May 14, 1919 to Bird and Beulah Nosler in Coquille, Oregon. In her early years and through the rest of her life she loved to spend time on the beaches of the Oregon coast. Buzzy, as she was known by many, was always busy in her garden or...
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Thomas Charles Farrell

August 8, 1928 - March 24, 2017

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Yaeko Sanders

December 20, 1932 - March 23, 2017

Yaeko Sanders(Age 84) Passed away March 23, 2017, in her home in Spokane, WA. She was born in Kyoto, Japan, December 20, 1932. She married a US Serviceman in 1955. They had two children before moving to the United States in 1958, ultimately settling in Spokane, WA, where Yaeko had twin boys. She became a US citizen on December 4, 1968. Yaeko worked at the old Post Office terminal annex on...
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Rosemary Agnes Miller

June 18, 1936 - March 22, 2017

Rosemary A. Mangan Gese Palmer Miller Passed away peacefully March 22, 2017 in Spokane, WA. She was born June 18, 1936 to Daniel and Joan Mangan in Spokane, WA. Rosemary attended St. Ann's grade school and Marycliff High School. She worked at J.J. Newbery's Co. and Perry Brothers Frozen Food Wholesales. She was a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles #2 for 45 years. She and husband Lyle...
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Thomas Charles Faust

December 29, 1932 - March 19, 2017

Thomas Charles Faust Passed peacefully to the next world on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at home as was his wishes. Tom was born December 29, 1932 in Allentown, PA. He was active in Grace Episcopal Church as an altar boy and sang in the choir. He was active in playing basketball during his high school years. He hung out at Yocco's for hot dogs and steak sandwiches and each trip back to...
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Donna Marie Peek

August 13, 1928 - March 17, 2017

Donna Marie (Thur) Peek(age 88) Passed away March 17, 2017 at her home in Spokane, WA. She was born in Moorhead, MN to Martin and Inga Peterson on August 13, 1928. Donna worked in the clothing industry at KL Manufacturing; however, she listed her "special achievements" as Mom, Grand Mom, and Great Grand Mom. She was also claimed as favorite aunt by many nieces and nephews. God gifted her...
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