Today is Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016

OBITUARIES

Dale Roland Yockey
1927–2016

Born Oct. 9, 1927, in Pateros, passed away Nov. 22, 2016, in Sunnyside. A service will be held on Friday, Dec. 9, at 1 p.m. at the Sullivan Cemetery in Winthrop. Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside is in charge of arrangements.
Patricia Anne Boley

Patricia Anne Boley

Patricia Anne Boley passed away peacefully on Nov. 8, 2016, the eve of her 62nd birthday in her home in Snoqualmie, Washington. She fought cancer for six long years. She is survived by all her family except her father and grandparents. Patricia came to the Methow Valley in the summer of 1998 to work for...
Leta Velma McCorkle1922–2016

Leta Velma McCorkle
1922–2016

Leta Velma McCorkle, 94, died at home on Wednesday, Nov. 16. She was born on June 10, 1922, in Dufur, Oregon, to Sidney and Velma Baker. Leta married Wilber McCorkle on Aug. 17, 1941. They farmed in Tygh Valley, Oregon, until 1956 when they bought a larger farm in Twisp. In 1973 they moved to...

Georgie Lee Hotchkiss Munday
1922 – 2016

Georgie Lee Hotchkiss Munday was born April 11, 1922, in Winthrop. Georgie went through elementary and high school at Winthrop. After graduation she went to Seattle and worked at The Boeing Co. as a riveter until she was married April 14, 1944, to Jim Munday. Jim was in the U.S. Army in California so they...

Larry R. Holm Jr.
1931 – 2016

Larry R. Holm Jr., a longtime Twisp resident, passed away on Oct. 30, 2016. He was born Nov. 24, 1931, on Bainbridge Island, Washington, to Lawrence and Signe Holm. He was raised on Bainbridge Island and graduated from Bainbridge High School in 1949. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1951 to 1955. He retired...
Gary Chris Mueller1960–2016

Gary Chris Mueller
1960–2016

Gary suddenly and unexpectedly passed away on the morning of Oct. 20, 2016. His death has been a devastating loss for all that knew him. He was born on March 7, 1960, to Harold Mueller and Carol (Clute) Mueller in Spokane. After the family moved, he completed his elementary education in Chico, California. Gary returned...
Benjamin Paul William Johnson1954–2016

Benjamin Paul William Johnson
1954–2016

Benjamin Paul William Johnson, 62, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, in Seattle following a short battle with cancer. He was born in Winthrop on March 26, 1954, the third child of Frank and Dorothy Johnson. He was delivered by Emy Hallowell at her old place where the high school is now; she delighted...
Freddie Dale Lee1942–2016

Freddie Dale Lee
1942–2016

Freddie Dale Lee started his journey Feb. 27, 1942. He reached his final destination Oct. 2, 2016, in Wenatchee at the age of 74. Freddie was born at the height of WWII and the Korean War was going on during his teen years, so he knew what it was like to love his country like...
Evelyn ‘Lynn’ Irene Harwood

Evelyn ‘Lynn’ Irene Harwood

Evelyn “Lynn” Irene Harwood, 78, of Carlton, passed away peacefully at the Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee on Oct. 18, 2016, surrounded by her family. Lynn is survived by her mother, Enid Shaw, siblings Jim and Marlene Shaw and Marshal Shaw; nieces and nephews, Amber Wilson, Roy Wilson, Irene Surface, Patricia and Lee Odegard, Richard...

Mildred Pearl Hardy
1923–2016

Corvallis, Montana — Mildred Pearl Hardy, 93 of Corvallis passed away Thursday, Oct. 20, at her residence in Corvallis. She was born March 11, 1923, in Twisp, the daughter of the late Pearl and Clyde Risley.  She graduated from Twisp High School. Mildred was preceded in death by her husband Butch Hardy; brothers Melvin, Graydon and Gordon...