Today is Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016

OBITUARIES
Nella Foster1925–2016

Nella Foster
1925–2016

Nella Foster, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, passed away surrounded by her family on July 16, just shy of her 90th birthday. Given a long history of health issues and stubbornness to live her life her way, it was Nella’s fighting spirit which she was known for.   Nella was the second oldest of seven...
Dorcas Ester (Sutlovich) Rhinehart

Dorcas Ester (Sutlovich) Rhinehart

Dorcas Ester (Sutlovich) Rhinehart went to be with her Heavenly Father on the morning of July 19, 2016, after fighting a sudden onset of aggressive Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). She is survived by the three biggest loves in her life, her husband of 35 years, Ed Rhinehart, and daughters Raquel Rhinehart and Hannah Sands.

Roberta Corrine Horner
1930–2016

Roberta Corrine Horner passed away on Wednesday, July 20, at the age of 85. Corrine was born in Twisp on Sept. 11, 1930, to A.E. and Cora (Kent) Scott. She married Fred J. Horner on Sept. 6, 1947, in Wenatchee. Fred preceded her in death in 1992. She also lost sons Jerry in 1967, and...
Gary Lee Knowlton1965–2016

Gary Lee Knowlton
1965–2016

Gary L. Knowlton, 50, longtime resident of Brewster, went home to be with his heavenly Father on July 16, 2016, at 8:22 p.m. He was born on Sept. 9, 1965, to proud parents Patsy Knowlton and Micheal Knowlton, both of Brewster. Gary was a 12-year senior of the class of 1984 at Brewster High School...
Robert Vincent Keeffe1924–2016

Robert Vincent Keeffe
1924–2016

Robert Vincent Keeffe, age 92, died in his Shelton, Washington, home on Wednesday, July 20, 2016. He was the last surviving sibling of six children. Bob was born in Sioux City, Iowa, to his parents James and Marie Keeffe. Career opportunity for James Keeffe eventually brought the family to the Seattle area where Bob went...
Danny A. Days1934–2016

Danny A. Days
1934–2016

Danny A. Days, 81, of Twisp, passed away July 13, 2016, after a long and valiant battle with cancer, in his home surrounded by the love of his family, just three weeks shy of his 82nd birthday and 65th wedding anniversary. Danny was born Aug. 7, 1934, in Twisp to Ernest O. and Mary C....

Memorial for Jananne Lovett

A memorial service for Jananne Lovett will be held on Sunday, Aug. 7, at 3 p.m. at the Twisp River Suites. It will be a celebration of her the life with music, a video presentation and beverages and light food fare. For information call (509) 429-9593.
Jack L. Boesel 1934–2016

Jack L. Boesel
1934–2016

Jack L. Boesel, 81, of Boise, Idaho, passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2016. Jack was born in Okanogan on Nov. 13, 1934, to Floyd and Agnes Boesel. He grew up near Winthrop on the Boesel family ranch. He graduated from Winthrop High School in 1953 and served in the U.S. Army for two years...
Bill Oakford 1954–2016

Bill Oakford
1954–2016

Bill Oakford, 62, born Jan. 21, 1954, passed peacefully in his sleep at his home in Twisp after a three-year battle with cancer. Bill came to the Methow Valley after retiring from the U.S. Air Force. He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Evelyn; his daughters Kim and Jessica; brothers Tom, Dave and...
Ruby D. Burns1932—2016

Ruby D. Burns
1932—2016

Ruby D. Burns, 84, of Cave City, Arkansas, died Wednesday, July 6, 2016. She was born in Twisp on April 3, 1932, to Leslie Harlan Ames and Sadie Belle (Hemenway) Ames. Ruby was her own person and she was a member of the Humane Society of Independence County. Survivors include her husband of 37 years,...