Obituaries for August 2013

Obituary

Paul L. Bedard

Okanogan, Wash.

Paul L. Bedard passed away on Aug. 3, 2013, surrounded by loving family. Paul was born on April 9, 1934, to Phil and Elva Bedard on the Colville Indian Reservation near Cameron Lake Road. Paul was one of 18 children ...

William E. Garnett

Gig Harbor, Wash.

William E. Garnett December 21, 1946 – July 20, 2013 Bill Garnett passed away peacefully at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Gig Harbor, Wash. on July 20, 2013, surrounded by his family. William Ernest Garnett was born on Dec. 21, 1946 ...

Allen Eugene Howerton

Tonasket, Wash.

Allen Eugene Howerton of Tonasket, Wash., passed away June 7, 2013. He was 62. He was born in Bremerton, Wash., to Gene and Helen Howerton, on Feb. 2, 1951, a family heritage of pioneers. Allen enjoyed working on old cars, ...

Walter Roys

Walter Roys (Big Papa), 74, surrounded by his family, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 31, 2013, after a battle with cancer. He was born in Wenatchee, Wash. on August 4, 1938, to Clinton and Jennie ...

Raymond Smith

Okanogan, Wash.

Raymond Smith of Okanogan entered into rest Aug. 6, 2013, in Wenatchee due to an overwhelming infection resulting from lupus. He was born Jan. 26, 1939 in Okanogan to Russell and Helen Smith. Raymond graduated from Omak High School in ...

Rodney Allen Gardner

Okanogan, Wash.

Rodney Allen Gardner, 65, died of liver failure Aug. 16, 2013, at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee, Wash. He was born May 26, 1948 to Arthur Lee and Edna F. Gardner in Morton, Wash. He was the sixth of seven ...

Edna I. Wood

Okanogan, Wash.

Edna I. Wood, 92, of Okanogan, Wash., died Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at her home. She was born in Leavenworth, Wash., and she grew up and graduated high school in Riverside, Wash. Marrying Clarence ‘Lefty’ Wood in 1938, she moved ...

Grace E. Black

Anchorage, Alaska

Grace E. (Barnes) Black (as reluctant to reveal her middle name as she was her age) was born quite awhile ago in Oroville, Wash. to Lafe and Carrie Barnes in the bedroom of her parents’ home. For the record, she ...

Kenneth Neil Bozman

Anchorage, Alaska

Kenneth Neil Bozman, also known as ‘Kenny’ or ‘Ken’, was born in Omak, Wash., Aug. 27, 1966. Ken lived in many states and wherever he was, he was loved by all, because he was a caring, loving person to all. ...

Arthur Stanley Harriman

East Wenatchee, Wash.

Arthur Stanley Harriman was born Nov. 5, 1925, in Omak, Wash. to Glenn and Winifred Harriman. He passed away July 28, 2013, at his home in East Wenatchee. Stan graduated from Omak High School and attended Eastern Washington State College, ...

Gertrude Mullins-Headrick

Pateros, Wash.

Trudy went to be with the Lord Aug. 22, 2013. Trudy was born in Richmond, Va. to Warren and Fern Lexi Sarver on July 13, 1926, where she lived until she met Lester Mullins and moved to Washington in 1957, ...

Bruce Russel Cool

Oroville, Wash.

Bruce Russell Cool, 72, passed away peacefully Sunday morning August 25, 2013, with his wife, Joan; and his favorite dog, Gracie, at his side. He was born August 27, 1940 in Seattle, Wash., the son of Withers and Helen Cool. ...

James E. Shove

Omak, Wash.

James E. Shove, 82, passed peacefully in his home with family at his side on Aug. 20, 2013. Jim was born Feb. 5, 1931 to Ira H. and Dorothy A. (Leese) Shove in Rathdrum, Idaho. His parents moved to Washington ...

Marvin F. Buchanan

Pateros, Wash.

Marvin Buchanan, Pateros, passed away Aug. 15, 2013, in Brewster, Wash. Marvin was born June 7, 1933, in Bridgeport, Wash., to Ralph Buchanan and Anna Pederson Buchanan. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1953 to 1956 during the ...