Obituaries

Kevin Lavern Hills, of Cheney, Washington, left this earth on June 19, 2019 after a two-year battle with stroke recovery. Kevin was born to Butch and Maudie Hills in Wenatchee, WA on June 28, 1965, his Great Grandad Wilson Evans’ 65th birthday, creating a special bond. Kevin grew up in Leavenworth...
George E. Spanjer August 3, 1936 - March 31, 2019 Wenatchee, WA. George Spanjer, 82, passed peacefully, surrounded by his family, on March 31, 2019, in Wenatchee, WA. George was born on August 3, 1936, in Cashmere, WA., where he also received his education. He played football and baseball for...
 Andrew "Andy" Dean Tweeddale November 13, 1930 – June 22, 2019  Andy was born in Everett to Edward Joseph & Nina Beckstrom Tweeddale. He attended Everett Schools, graduating from Everett High. He went on to the University of Washington, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical...
Mary Jane Dodge passed away Thursday,June 13, 2019, at Mountain Meadows in Leavenworth, WA. She was born on June 22,1919, in Pullman, WA, the fifth child of Charles and Nellie Gabby. Her father worked for Washington State University managing the livestock, and she had fond memories of the fresh...
Curtis Whistman, age 96, went to be with the Lord on May 24, 2019. Curtis was born on July 14, 1923, and raised in Keoke, VA. As a teenager he moved with family and friends to Leavenworth, WA. This became the place he called home and raised his family. He first worked in Kelso, WA, to clear a way...
Former Leavenworth resident, passed away recently.  He was born in Leavenworth September 21, 1958, raised in the valley and went to school here.  He worked for a local logging and helicopter company, before moving to southern Oregon. Joe was proceeded in death by his parents, Bob Kaiser and Elenor...
Herman Carl Bloss was a loving husband, father, brother, mentor and good friend to many. He passed away April 23, 2019 at home in Leavenworth, WA. He had been in poor health and was under the care of Hospice the past two months. Herman was born July 12, 1931 in Compton, CA and raised in Oroville,...
Robert (Bob) Lee Walton of St. John, Wash., passed away May 20, 2019, after a brief illness. Bob was born April 24, 1934 in Tacoma, Wash., to Leroy and Edna Walton Sr. He was a gifted musician that mastered several instruments, played in a band, and enjoyed music throughout his life. As a teenager...
Vernon (Vern) F. McKinney,93, of Leavenworth, passed away peacefully on May 23, 2019 at his home, with family by his side as he wished.  Vern was born to Ralph and Nora McKinney in Wagner, South Dakota on October 1,1925.   He served honorably in the US Army during WWII and the Korean war. He...
Regina “Ricky” Stroud passed away on New Year’s Eve, surrounded by family.  A remarkably spiritual experience complete with tears and a champagne toast.  It was a poetic acknowledgement of a passionate life full of celebration, adventure, and love of family. Born in Philadelphia during the roaring...

User menu

NCW Media Newspapers