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Our Obituaries

Jeremy Russell KNUDSEN

May 27, 1976 - December 3, 2016

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John Delano Culligan

November 4, 1936 - November 26, 2016

CULLIGAN, John Delano "Jack"11/4/1936-11/26/2016 Jack was born on Election Day in Missoula, Montana to Clifford and Tillie Culligan. Jack and his twin brother, Jim, grew up on the family cattle ranch in Camas Prairie. He played trumpet and banjo in his dad's dance band. He graduated from Hot Springs High School and moved to Spokane, WA. He attended community college. He married Joan...
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Frances Mildred Kihara

June 26, 1938 - November 25, 2016

KIHARA, Frances Mildred(Age 78) Passed away November 25, 2016, in Spokane, WA. She lived her entire life in Spokane, having been born to Robert and Muriel Cline on June 26, 1938. Frances graduated from Eastern Washington University and worked as a CPA, retiring from Washington Water Power. She was a member of MENSA and several needlework guilds. She volunteered with Public Radio, the United...
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Jerry Elmer Eslick

June 29, 1934 - November 25, 2016

ESLICK, Jerry Elmer(age 82) Passed away peacefully on Friday, November 25, 2016, at his home in Spokane, WA. Jerry was born June 29, 1934, in Spokane, to Thomas and Anne (Jakou) Eslick. He was a graduate of West Valley High School. He married the love of his life, Marilee Francis Syler on December 12, 1956 in Spokane. He worked in Sales for Jensen Byrd, Darigold and finally with Joey August...
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Judith Ann Bartlett

September 6, 1940 - November 23, 2016

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Laura Virginia Smith

May 20, 1925 - November 22, 2016

SMITH, L. Virginia Our beloved Mom, Grandma, Great-Grandma (Honey), and Aunt gently passed on November 22, 2016. She was born May 20, 1925 to Rufe Lawrence Wallace and Orpha Motz Wallace in Spokane, WA. She was a graduate of North Central High and continued those close alumni friendships throughout the years. She married her high school sweetheart, Robert Cary Smith on a leave from the Navy...
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Ann Marguerite Wilkinson

October 27, 1932 - November 20, 2016

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Christopher Rocky Fissette

December 19, 1962 - November 20, 2016

Christopher Rocky Fissette was born on December 19, 1962 in Spokane, Washington to Don and Bonnie Fissette. He left us on November 20, 2016 in Spokane. He is the oldest of the family, having one brother. Rocky was born and raised in Northeast Spokane (Hillyard) and lived most of his life there. Rocky first attended Whitman elementary, where he was known as Christopher. Then the Fissette family...
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Maxine Darlene Douglass

August 15, 1937 - November 14, 2016

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Maxine Darlene Douglass

August 15, 1937 - November 14, 2016

Maxine Darlene (Hilby) Douglass Maxine was born August 15, 1937 to Frank and Etta Hilby in Spokane. Maxine left this world after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease on November 14, 2016. Maxine's family moved often in her younger days as they followed the harvest of the region's many crops. The family finally settled in Moscow, Idaho in the late 1940's. There they made a living on a small...
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Vesta Mae Haugen

February 13, 1928 - November 10, 2016

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Dorothy Frances Rudolph

September 7, 1913 - November 8, 2016

RUDOLPH, Dorothy F.(Age 103) She was born and lived most of her life in Spokane. She was a 4th grade teacher for 30 years. Dorothy was married to Robert Rudolph for 55 years. She is survived by her daughter, Nancy Peterson; three grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; and one great great grandson. A memorial will be held at 1 PM on Sunday, November 13 at Rockwood South Event Center. In...
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Raisa Kuzminichna Gluzdan

October 27, 1931 - November 5, 2016

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Arthur Justus Brown

February 19, 1926 - November 1, 2016

Arthur Justus Brown, Jr. (Age 90) Passed away November 1, 2016, in Spokane, WA. Art was born to Merna J. and Arthur J. Brown, Sr., in Spokane, WA on February 19, 1926. He served in the US Navy during WWII before working as a Lineman for the Phone Company. He then joined the Spokane Fire Department, retiring as a Fire Equipment Operator, after more than 30 years at Station 7. Art enjoyed...
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Stephen Weston Niehenke

March 26, 1941 - October 27, 2016

Stephen Weston Niehenke Stephen Weston Niehenke, 75 of Spokane, WA passed away late Thursday, October 27, 2016 while surrounded by family. Stephen was born on March 26, 1941 in Colfax, WA to Albert and Cecil Niehenke. He grew up on the family farm and graduated from Colfax High School in 1959. After high school Stephen proudly served in the United States Marine Corp before attending Lewis ...
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Beverly Jean Bibbee

October 12, 1942 - October 25, 2016

BIBBEE, Beverly Jean(Age 74) Went home to our Lord on October 25, 2016. She was born to Paul and Dorothy Hausler on October 12, 1942 in Hamilton, TX. She met the love of her life, Loyd Bibbee, in Long Beach, CA and soon married. Jean and Loyd lived for some time in California before relocating to Spokane, WA. She is survived by her husband Loyd; her children Loyd, Orbie, Heidi, Jeremy; her...
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Agnes Marie Ross

August 3, 1929 - October 20, 2016

Agnes Marie RossBorn: August 3, 1929 Agnes Marie Remmes - Yakima, WashingtonDied: October 20, 2016 St. Joseph Care Center - Spokane, WA.Early Education in Union Gap, Yakima, Bremerton, Tacoma, WA.Graduated: St Leo's High School in Tacoma, Washington with 3.7 grade point average.Graduated 1950: Seattle University, Seattle, Washington; degree in Home Economics and Chemistry. Member of Kappa...
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Charlotte Lee Bullivant

July 21, 1925 - October 18, 2016

BULLIVANT, Charlotte Lee Passed to peach on October 18, 2016 in Spokane, WA. Lee was born in Bellingham, WA, July 21, 1925 to Lawrence and Charlotte Miller. It was in Bellingham that Lee began her lifelong love of ballet. At age 13, the family moved to Spokane, Washington, where she continued dancing into adulthood. She belonged to the Order of the Eastern Star and El Karnak Temple No. 6,...
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George Francis Kealy

September 20, 1942 - October 18, 2016

On October 18, 2016, George Francis Kealy left the confines of his earthly life and entered his eternal life. He is now celebrating in heaven with his Lord Jesus and his family and loved ones that have gone before him.He was born September 20, 1942 in Sidney, Nebraska to Lawrence and Florentine Kealy. He grew up in a large family with eight siblings, that loved the outdoors - hunting, fishing,...
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Olga Marlene Johnson

October 28, 1931 - October 16, 2016

Olga Marlene Gibbs "Midge" Johnson was born on her mother's birthday October 28, 1931 in Troy, Montana to Irene and Richard Gibbs. She passed on October 16, 2016 surrounded by family, just twelve days shy of her 85th birthday. She spent her early years in Troy and Libby Montana where her father was sheriff. She was small and petite so her dad called her "Midget" and that's how she got the...
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Hoam D. Burket

May 31, 1948 - October 14, 2016

Hoam D. Burket, Grandma Jai (Age 68) born May 31, 1948 in Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand; passed away October 14, 2016 in Spokane, WA. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 39 years, Victor H. Burket, in January 2007; her parents Yuri and Dee Duangsanit and older siblings. She is survived by her children: Timi P. (Joseph F.) Kelly of Columbia, MD, Roong R. (Theresa L.) Burket of Airway...
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Priscilla Ann Byrnes

July 31, 1945 - October 14, 2016

Priscilla Ann Byrnes, age 71, went home to be with her Heavenly Father on October 14, 2016 after a long courageous battle with cancer. She was born July 31, 1945 in Woodmere, New York to George and Alta Frederick. She celebrated her youth with her best friends and sisters, Mary, Julia, Joanne and Shirley. Her love, compassion and generosity touched all that came into contact with her. Priscilla...
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Norma Nancy Huntley

February 14, 1943 - October 13, 2016

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Clinton Enfield Pryor

December 27, 1942 - October 12, 2016

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Eileen Carol Quorn-Peters

February 21, 1922 - October 12, 2016

QUORN PETERS, Eileen (Cowles) Eileen passed away October 12, 2016. She was born in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada on February 21, 1922 to Charles & Augusta (McCready) Cowles. Eileen was a resident of Spokane since 1936. She worked as an accountant for the City of Spokane for 27 years. She was a former member of American Business Women's Association and American Society of Women's...
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Donald Malcom Smith

January 5, 1942 - October 11, 2016

SMITH, Donald Malcolm(Age 74) Passed away October 11, 2016 in Spokane, WA. Don was born January 5, 1942 in Vancouver, WA to Elza and Phyllis Smith. He is survived by his sister, Eileen Byers. A graveside service will be held Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 11:00 AM at Riverside Memorial Park, 508 N Government Way, Spokane, WA.Arrangements under the direction of Hazen & Jaeger Funeral Home,...
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Cynthia Lavonne Landis

December 29, 1959 - October 8, 2016

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Donald Larance Bertolino

May 9, 1931 - September 27, 2016

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Mildred Devere James

March 4, 1921 - September 23, 2016

JAMES, Mildred D. "Mickey" (Age 95) Passed away September 23, 2016 in Spokane, WA. She was born on March 4, 1921 in Harlem, Montana to William and Marie Sheppard. After graduating from high school in Turner, MT, Mickey went to Sacred Heart Hospital in Great Falls, MT for three years of nurse's training. After graduating she joined the Army and served for 18 months in Germany. There she met...
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Ram Devi Malakar

January 30, 1939 - September 19, 2016

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Melroy Lester Medhus

July 26, 1919 - September 15, 2016

MEDHUS, Melroy Lester Sr.(age 97) Passed away September 15, 2016 in Spokane, WA. Mel was born to Olie and Cleo Medhus in Minot, ND, on July 26, 1919. He served in the US Marines, before and during WWII. He then moved to California, Montana, and finally Washington State in 1969. Mel worked as an appliance sales person and enjoyed fishing and playing pool. He had served as president of the...
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Thomas Alvin Haid

October 31, 1936 - September 12, 2016

HAID, Thomas Alvin Born on October 31, 1936 in Charleston, WV, Tom died September 12, 2016 in Spokane, WA. He served in the US Air Force for 20 years and was proud of his children who also served. They are daughter Shelee (Rich) Brown of Medical Lake, WA, sons Terry, Tracy, and David (Barb), all of Spokane. Tom is also survived by his sister Linda Newton of Fredericksburg, VA; and four...
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Vernon Edward Rice

July 23, 1943 - September 8, 2016

Rice, Vernon EdwardJuly 23, 1943-Sept 8, 2016Vernon (Vern) Rice died Thursday September 8th in Spokane after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was an amazing and generous husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend and will forever be missed.Vern was born and raised in Willows, CA. He attended Willows High School and established friendships that lasted his lifetime. He married...
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Bonnie Lee Leoni

August 9, 1936 - September 8, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hazen & Jaeger Funeral Home, Spokane, WA.On September 8, 2016, Bonnie Leoni left us to be with the Lord. She was born on August 9, 1936 to Leslie Valentine Fleetwood and Iva Jane (Roberts) Fleetwood. In listening to her stories of growing up, her childhood was a hard one, but also full of fun and adventure with her eight siblings. She met and married...
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Elizabeth Main Welty

March 18, 1915 - September 6, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hazen & Jaeger Funeral Home, Spokane, WA.Dr. Elizabeth McNaughton (Main) WeltyDr. Elizabeth McNaughton (Main) Welty passed away peacefully on September 6, 2016, at her home at Rockwood Retirement Community at the age of 101. Dr. Welty, "Lib" to her many friends, was born in Harrisburg, PA, on March 18, 1915, to William R. Main and Helen Christine...
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Elaine Barbara Zemler

July 18, 1935 - September 3, 2016

ZEMLER, Elaine Barbara (Heinrichs)(age 81) Passed on to heaven on September 3, 2016, in Medical Lake, WA after living a long and blessed life. Born in Carroll, Iowa July 18, 1935 to Peter and Rose Heinrichs, she was the second of five children and spent most of her young life in Wilmont, MN. She, her sisters and cousins, won the 1953 County Championship playing for the Wilmont Skellygirls...
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Grace E. Davis

June 17, 1932 - September 2, 2016

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William Earl Grover

August 9, 1925 - August 28, 2016

WILLIAM EARL GROVER(August 9, 1925 - August 28, 2016) Born August 9, 1925 in Parker Heights, WA to Benjamin and Julia Grover, Bill grew up in Union Gap, enlisted in the U.S. Navy on November 27, 1943, entered into service on December 4, 1943, graduated Electrician's Mate school at Farragut, ID (a 16-week school during which time he met his future wife, Evelyn), and served in the Pacific during...
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James William Buckley

April 4, 1933 - August 27, 2016

James William Buckley peacefully departed this world on Saturday, August 27, 2016.Jim Buckley was born in Spokane on April 4, 1933, to Coach Archie M. and Mary Maude (Hungate) Buckley. Archie enlisted in the navy during World War II, so Mary moved Jim and his little sister Betty to live with family in California. Jim grew up quickly when his father was killed in action in 1945, and from then on...
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Betty Lou Conn

April 18, 1920 - August 24, 2016

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Frank Fletcher

May 18, 1930 - August 24, 2016

FLETCHER, Frank (Age 86) was born May 18, 1930 in Wilmar, Arkansas and passed away with his children and grandchildren by his side on August 24, 2016. His very short battle with cancer paused a life that included years of being a painter, restaurateur, ordained minister, Bible teacher and proud owner of Fletcher's BBQ Sauce. Only a pause because he had faith in the promise of resurrection and...
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Harry Wayne Jones

May 4, 1922 - August 24, 2016

JONES, Harry Wayne(Age 94) Passed away in Spokane Valley, WA, on August 24, 2016. He was born in Chadron, NE, on May 4, 1922 to Harry L. and Theresa Jones. Harry joined the Army in 1943 and served in France, Italy and North Africa during WWII. After completing college courses, Harry taught school briefly in Rapid City, SD. He worked as a fire fighter, welder and construction foreman before...
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Elliott Carl Spreen

October 3, 1931 - August 24, 2016

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Gerald Lee Gates

September 8, 1944 - August 19, 2016

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Donald Whitney Smith

July 12, 1952 - August 19, 2016

SMITH, Jr., Donald Whitney(Age 64) Slipped away peacefully August 19, 2016 at Deaconess Hospital with family and friends present. Don was born July 12, 1952 in St. Maries, ID to Donald W. Smith and Barbara A. Kile Smith. He grew up in Tekoa, WA where he graduated from Tekoa High School. Don graduated from Gonzaga University with a Bachelors General Studies in Education, 1997 and Masters of...
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Larry Dean Kukes

April 5, 1953 - August 17, 2016

Larry Kukes, age 63, born April 5, 1953, to Leo Floyd and Norma Elaine Kukes in Toppenish, WA passed away Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, WA.Larry attended school in both Toppenish and Prosser, and graduated from Prosser High School in 1971. It was in Prosser where he met Nancy Sybouts, the love of his life. Nancy and Larry were married on July 1972, and...
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Paul John Geibel

January 28, 1934 - August 14, 2016

GEIBEL, Paul John III (Age 82) Paul John Geibel III, loving Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather, joined his wife Joy and our heavenly Father on August 14, 2016. He was loved by all his family and friends and will be dearly missed. Paul was born on January 28, 1934 to Paul J. Geibel II and Winifred M. Borden Geibel McKnight in Great Falls, MT. His early years were spent in...
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Marilyn Blanche Connolly

March 20, 1925 - August 13, 2016

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Ellen Irene Dilley

September 4, 1917 - August 9, 2016

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Nadezhda Makarovna Amandina

January 4, 1938 - August 8, 2016

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Margaret Wendle Shugert

June 25, 1940 - August 6, 2016

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Viola Freda Golden

April 30, 1931 - August 1, 2016

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John Jay Mann

December 12, 1951 - July 28, 2016

Beloved father, brother and uncle, avid golfer, and steadfast legal defender of the underserved, John Jay Mann, 64, passed away July 28, 2016, surrounded by family and friends. John was born in Coldwater, Michigan December 12, 1951, where he grew up on a family farm with his parents and three siblings, relocating at the age of 9 to Winter Park, Florida. He attended Georgia Southern University...
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John George Kurmel

March 5, 1918 - July 26, 2016

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Cornelia Alma Milton

January 19, 1927 - July 25, 2016

I was born in Seattle in 1927 to the two most wonderful parents in the world: Del and Evie Mack. Not long after, I had the best little brother in the world: Bobby; followed the best little sister in the world: Janet. My childhood was wonderful, full of fun and love. I graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1946 and then started a new stage of life at WSC in Pullman. There I met many good friends...
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Pius Anton Bertsch

December 28, 1918 - July 15, 2016

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Robert Emil Munk

November 10, 1924 - July 11, 2016

MUNK, Robert E.(Age 91) Passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 at Rockwood Retirement Communities on Spokane's South Hill. Bob was born to Marguerite and Emil Munk on November 10, 1924 in Spokane, WA, where he grew up. After graduating West Valley High School, Bob enlisted in the Army, serving until the conclusion of WWII. He returned home on the Queen Mary. Upon returning home from the service...
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Dana Jo Johnson

February 11, 1958 - July 7, 2016

On July 7th, 2016, Dana peacefully left this world surrounded by her loved ones and in hospice care. She faced her mortality on her own terms and with a courage that astounded all who witnessed it. Dana Jo (Phillips) Johnson was born in Spokane on February 11th, 1958, to David and Patricia Phillips. Dana was the middle child, preceeded by Dean and Denise, twins, and followed by Darcy. She spent...
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Eugene Maurice Hoops

October 14, 1926 - July 3, 2016

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Lyle Harland Leslie

June 3, 1930 - June 30, 2016

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Mike Sobosky

January 16, 1932 - June 28, 2016

SOBOSKY, Mike(age 84) Passed away June 28, 2016 in Spokane, WA. Mike was born to Andrew and Mary Sobosky in Central Township, PA on January 16, 1932. He was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Karen; his parents; and siblings John, Andrew, George and Mary. He is survived by his children Victoria (Ralph) Ehrgott, Brett (Becky) Sobosky, Brenda (John) Jacobson, Steven (Linda) Sobosky,...
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Maxine Louvella Treloar

March 24, 1921 - June 24, 2016

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Patricia Cordelia Murray

September 7, 1942 - June 23, 2016

Patricia C. Murray, 73, passed away on June 23rd at her home in Spokane after a prolonged illness. She was born on September 7, 1942 in Austin, Texas and attended college before she married Fairlin W. Murray, who was serving in the Navy. They settled in Spokane, where she was a loving wife and mother, worked as a bank teller, volunteered at North Central High School and attended St. Andrews...
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Dorene Kathern Sievers

May 8, 1932 - June 20, 2016

Passed away June 20, 2016 in Spokane, WA. Dorene was born in Rosalia, WA on May 8, 1932. She graduated from high school in Rosalia in 1950. While working at Barton Oldsmobile in Spokane she met Harold "Sonny" Sievers. They married in 1959 and she moved to the family farm near Spangle, WA. Dorene was preceded in death by her husband, Harold "Sonny" Sievers; parents, Russell & Ethel Deeds...
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Patricia Ferne Emert

December 18, 1928 - June 17, 2016

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Rosalie Hazel Brunner

April 28, 1925 - June 15, 2016

Rosie was the "special of the day" at Casey's Restaurant on North Monroe for 42 years. Born Rosalie Hazel Brunner on April 28, 1925 in St. John, WA, Rosie lived 91 years, most recently in Portland, OR. She passed away June 15, 2016. Rosie was married 46 years to Del Brunner, who passed away in 1996. Rosie was the second oldest of five children, who all, except her older brother,...
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William L. Birk

January 25, 1933 - June 1, 2016

BIRK, William L. "Bill"Lt. Col. USAF (ret.) Bill lost his long and valiant 11-year battle with Alzheimer's disease on June 1, 2016. He was born on January 25, 1933 to Vernon and Florence (Haack) Birk in Woodstock, IL. He spent most of his youth in Woodstock, moving to a nearby town during his high school years and graduating from Dundee High School in Illinois. He then attended the...
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Albert Otto Krafft

January 18, 1920 - May 27, 2016

KRAFFT, Albert Otto(Age 96) Born January 18, 1920 in Bexar County, Texas, the second child of Albert Hermann Krafft and Edna Theresa (Ackermann) Krafft. Albert died May 27, 2016 in Spokane, WA. He graduated from San Antonio Vocational and Technical School in 1938 and joined U.S. Navy in 1939. He served on board the USS LEXINGTON (CV-2) and was onboard during the Battle of the Coral Sea on...
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Catherine Ann Hill

May 7, 1927 - May 25, 2016

Catherine Ann Hill (née MacPhail), of Spokane, WA died at Royal Park Health & Rehabilitation, surrounded by her family on May 25, 2016. She was 89 years old. Catherine is survived by her children, Clint Hill of Spokane Valley, WA, Terry Hill of Spokane, WA, Randy Hill of Spokane, WA and Judith Leach of Overland Park, KS; her seven grandchildren; and her twelve great-grandchildren and...
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Stanley Ervin Carlson

October 5, 1924 - May 21, 2016

CARLSON, Stanley Ervin(Age 91) On Saturday, May 21, 2016, Heaven became an even better place upon the arrival of Stanley E. Carlson, our much-loved husband, Dad, and Papa. Stan was born to Sigrid and Arvid Carlson on October 5, 1924; the start of a great 91-year story. His parents were new arrivals to the US from Sweden, so he was lucky enough to grow up in a house filled with old traditions...
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Eric Lyle Platt

February 17, 1948 - May 20, 2016

Eric Platt, of Spokane, Washington and Libby, Montana, died at home on May 20th. Eric lived in the world with joy and quiet strength, before and after his diagnosis of ALS in 2011, and left this life peacefully. Eric was born February 17, 1948 to Yvonne and Earl Plackett in Topeka, KS. He moved to Butte, Montana when he was 2 and Kalispell, Montana when he was 12. Eric graduated from Flathead...
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Daniel Floyd Teraceno

January 27, 1951 - May 15, 2016

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Anadean Blondin

February 12, 1927 - May 14, 2016

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Felix Martinez

October 7, 1951 - May 13, 2016

MARTINEZ, Felix(age 64) Beloved husband, father, and friend - passed away Friday May 13, 2016 in Spokane, WA. Born in Cheyenne, WY on October 7, 1951 to Felix Sr. and Rose, he lived in many places until settling in Denver. He graduated from Aurora Central High School before going on to the Air Force Academy and Colorado College. Medical school at the University of Colorado was followed by...
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Dale David Payne

January 1, 1944 - May 12, 2016

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Cleone Allie Wigen

August 3, 1917 - May 8, 2016

WIGEN, Cleone A. (age 98) Passed away on May 8, 2016 at Royal Park Care Center in Spokane, WA. Funeral Services will be held on May 11, 2016 at 10 am at Hazen & Jaeger Funeral Home, Spokane. Burial will follow at Riverside Memorial Park. Cleone was born August 3, 1917 in Nevada, Missouri. She was the youngest of three children. At an early age, her family relocated to Hayford...
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Kenneth Leroy Morgan

May 19, 1927 - May 3, 2016

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Mary Ann Kroll

May 12, 1928 - May 1, 2016

KROLL, Mary Ann Age 87Passed away May 1, 2016 in Spokane, WA. Mary Ann was born May 12, 1928 in Seattle, WA to Clifford E. and Mildred O. Lucas. When she was two months old her family moved to Spokane where she remained until her death. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Francis W. Kroll; brother John C. Lucas; and sister Virginia M. Robinette. She is survived by her...
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Stanley Russell Troyer

January 13, 1931 - April 25, 2016

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Landon Craig Haight

August 9, 2012 - April 23, 2016

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Patrick E. McMullen

July 2, 1927 - April 22, 2016

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Ellen Marie Johnston

July 2, 1964 - April 21, 2016

Ellen Marie Johnston was the beloved daughter of Lt. Col. Robert R. Johnston (USAF) and Jane C. Johnston. Ellen grew up on her family's horse and cattle ranch in west Spokane. Though Ellen was born with Down syndrome, she lived a very active and happy life. Ellen loved to ride her beloved Arabian show horse, Akdar. She helped out on the family farm, feeding the horses, cattle, and chickens....
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Harold Joseph McEvers

December 29, 1949 - April 18, 2016

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Byron James Stevens

March 8, 1923 - April 16, 2016

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Ethel Jane Howe

May 9, 1923 - April 14, 2016

Ethel Howe age 92 passed away April 14, 2016. She is survived by two daughters Betty Howe and Dorothy Curtin, 6 granddaughters, two grandsons, and numerous great and great-great grandchildren. She is also survived by two sisters Jean Holland of Colville, WA and Iona Hill of Hunters, WA.Arrangements under the direction of Hazen & Jaeger Funeral Home, Spokane, WA.
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Donald Leroy Davis

August 7, 1930 - April 13, 2016

DAVIS, Donald L.(Age 85) Passed away in Seattle, WA on April 13, 2016. Don, the second of three sons, was born to Dent and Margeurite Mason Davis on August 7, 1930 in Meridian, ID. He attended Lake School in Cloverland before moving to Spokane, He graduated from Rogers High School in 1948. He was on the tennis team and continued to play throughout his life. After high school, Don obtained...
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Mary Frances Beckman

April 7, 1934 - April 11, 2016

BECKMAN, Mary Frances(age 82) Passed away peacefully on April 11, 2016. She was born in Iron River, MI, April 7, 1934 to Antone J. and Kathryn N. Cybulski. She received a bachelor's degree in education from Northern Michigan University and a master's degree in psychology and counseling from Eastern Washington University. Mary Frances was teaching first grade in Mt. Clemens, MI when she met...
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Jeanette Rosalie Pohlman

February 1, 1940 - April 10, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hazen & Jaeger Funeral Home, Spokane, WA.
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Carolyn J. Rollis

April 22, 1937 - April 8, 2016

Carolyn Joyce RollisOn April 8, 2016 God took one of His precious children home. Born on April 22, 1937 Carolyn J Rollis was born to Clarence Jesse and Phoebe Ann Parcel. One of seven siblings leaving behind Laura Herrick, two children, Jeff Cochran and Kim Carroll, 7 grandchildren, Jason, Brandon, Nathan, Laura, Amanda, Aimee and TJ; and 6 great grandchildren, Carter, Matthew, Cheyanna, Q, Sadie...
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Willilam Kenneth Brower

July 7, 1932 - April 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hazen & Jaeger Funeral Home, Spokane, WA.
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Vera Mae Collins

April 16, 1927 - March 31, 2016

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Blanche Evalea Ohnemus

March 2, 1922 - March 30, 2016

OHNEMUS, Blanche Evalea "Lee" (Age 94) Died Wednesday, March 30, 2016 in Coeur d'Alene, ID. Lee was born March 2, 1922 in Dupree, South Dakota. She graduated from St. Joseph Mercy School of Nursing in Sioux City, Iowa in 1944 and joined the Air Force as a nurse in 1951. Lee retired from the AF in the rank of Major but was later promoted to Lieutenant Colonel in the reserves. She spent most...
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Mildred Luella Bowen

June 10, 1925 - March 20, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Hazen & Jaeger Funeral Home, Spokane, WA.
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Lylly Sabryna Slayton

October 11, 1999 - March 19, 2016

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Doris Evelyn Johnson

October 19, 1920 - March 19, 2016

JOHNSON, Doris E, 95 passed away March 19, 2016 in Spokane, WA., Doris was born October 19, 1920 at the farm near Coleharbor, N.D., to Charles and Elizabeth (Duvall) Winn, the fifth of six children. She attended school in Coleharbor, graduating in 1938. She moved to WA State in 1941. She met her future husband Lilburn (Johnie) Johnson in Seattle in 1943. They were married in Oklahoma on March...
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Mildred Juanita Emery

May 5, 1929 - March 18, 2016

EMERY, Mildred J. (Millie) (age 86) Passed March 18, 2016 peacefully at her home in Spokane, WA. She was born May 5, 1929 to Harold and Marie Deister, near Osage, WY. Millie met Robert L Emery while attending Eugene Bible College in Eugene, OR and they were later married on July 20, 1951. They raised their family in Buffalo Gap and New Underwood, SD. Robert and Millie retired and moved to...
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David Beardsley Nelson

May 1, 1935 - March 16, 2016

David B. Nelson, beloved father & grandfather passed away March 16, 2016, he was 80 years old. David was born in Spokane, WA on May 1st, 1935, where he graduated from North Central High School. He then attended Gonzaga University. He worked retail grocery for 35 years. After retiring, his love for gardening took over and he opened his own landscape business. He loved wood working, circle...
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William R. McCluskey

October 6, 1952 - March 16, 2016

You' re Invited to Celebrate the Life ofBill "Bull" McCluskey10/6/1952 - 3/16/2016Friday, May 20, 2016 - Memphis, TNSchedule of Events:12:30 pmUnder the Falcon Final Flight CeremonyThe Falcon Museum - across from Flight OpsAddress and instructions received after registrationNon Fedex employees must pre register. Space limited.For security letter and instructions, send name and DL# toJohn Hunt at...
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Evelyn Marjorie Bogan

March 26, 1921 - March 16, 2016

BOGAN, Evelyn M(Age 94) Passed away March 16, 2016 in Spokane, WA. She was born in Carlton, WA, March 26, 1921 to George and Maude Burnside. She was raised in the Methow Valley in North Central Washington, graduating from Twisp High School in 1937. Evelyn married James J. Bogan in Seattle in 1941. She was preceded in death by her husband; and son Gary J. Bogan. She is survived by son Kelly...
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Clifford Bruce Culligan

November 21, 1956 - March 11, 2016

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