Obituaries

James Wallace Petersen, 73, returned to his heavenly home on May 14, 2019 in Hillsboro, Oregon. This cowboy, lovingly referred to as “Grandpa Horse” by his grandchildren showed strength and true grit to his last day. He was a true ‘man's man’. When he spoke you listened. He proved to all of us that...
Bonnie June Martinell (Bailey), longtime resident of Leavenworth, WA. passed away peacefully on January 9, 2019, she was 80 years old.    Bonnie was born on March 11,1938 in Port Townsend, WA. to Ewan and Ian Warfield (Wood), she was one of eight children. She grew up in Coyle, WA. and graduated...
L. Joyce Stebbins-George-Waldrop-Kopp, passed away on April 19, 2019, at Cashmere Care Center. Joyce was born on February 27, 1932, to Alan “Terry” and Caroline (Johnson) Stebbins. Her family were long-time residents of Leavenworth, WA. She graduated from Leavenworth High School. Joyce is survived...
Gary Scott Kraus left this earth on May 3, 2019 into the arms of his heavenly father. Gary was born on May 8, 1965 to William and Nancy (Folden) Kraus in Everett, Washington. He spent his early years living in Skykomish and moved with his family to Peshastin in 1968. He grew up on Peshastin Creek...
Tom Guthrie died Friday, April 5, 2019 surrounded by his loving family after a 14-year struggle against cancer and sepsis. Tom welcomed all people to his Leavenworth home, celebrated diversity and taught us all acceptance. He was patient, kind and devoted to his family and to making this world a...

Shirley Ogle
Shirley Ogle passed away peacefully on March 19 at her home in Peshastin, WA. at the age of 81, surrounded by her family. Shirley was born on December 14, 1937 in Leavenworth, WA. to Gus and Laurie Rudolph. She graduated from Peshastin High School in 1956 and went on to marry Shirel Ogle on August...
Doug Moser, 51, passed away February 28, 2019. He was born in San Diego, California to Jerry and Dodie Moser (Olson). Doug’s early years were in Snohomish, but most of his young adulthood was spent working alongside his family in their business the Cougar Inn and developing the popular 59er Diner...
Betty Custer, 89, passed away after a short illness on February 11, 2019. Betty was married to Don Custer on December 20, 1948 and they had two sons: Michael Wayne and Ronald (Karen) Custer. Betty is survived by her sons: Michael and Ronald; brother, Jim; sisters: Joanne and Joyce; three...
  John Roger Smith, 89, a lifelong Peshastin resident, passed away on Monday, February 4, 2019 at his home. John was born July 14,1929 in Marqette, Michigan to the late Benjamin and Helen Smith. He moved with his family as an infant to Peshastin and attended elementary school to high school in...
On January 29, 2019, Roy Byron Dickinson passed away in the Lake Wenatchee home he and his wife, Patricia Marie Dickinson, built. Their home was on the same lakeside land where his parents, Lawrence (Dick) Dickinson and Marie Brown Dickinson, had built their pioneer home. There they raised Byron...

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