Today is Friday, May. 22, 2015

OBITUARIES
Betty Lou Meyers1931 – 2015

Betty Lou Meyers
1931 – 2015

Betty Lou Meyers, of Winthrop, passed away peacefully at her home on March 5, 2015. She was born in Seattle on May 10, 1931. Betty and her husband, Chuck, established the KOA Campground in Winthrop in 1974, thereby gathering many friends over the years. She was a loving mother and a good friend. Betty was...
Karen Flagg1942 – 2015

Karen Flagg
1942 – 2015

Karen Flagg, of Twisp, passed away on March 5, 2015. Karen was born in Bellingham on Aug.31, 1942, to Ellis and Myrtle (Christensen) Duncan. She is survived by three sons: Scot Tanguy (Nikki) of Spokane, Steve Tanguy of Cathedral City, California, and Craig Tanguy of Spokane. Predeceased by her husband, Charles Flagg, of Spokane, and...
Memorial for "Uncle" Lester Boccuzzi

Memorial for “Uncle” Lester Boccuzzi

Celebrate the life of “Uncle” Lester Boccuzzi on Saturday, March 7, at 3 p.m. at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp. There will be a potluck following. Bring a Lester story and a dish to share. For information, call 997-9344
Dorothy Dunham Jorgensen1910–2015

Dorothy Dunham Jorgensen
1910–2015

Dorothy Dunham Jorgensen was born on Dec. 16, 1910, and died on Feb. 13, 2015. She was born in Washington, D.C., to Dio and Molly Dunham, joining her sister Ruth, five years her senior. The small family traveled frequently between their home in Neenah, Wisconsin, and the Capitol, where her father worked as a congressional...
Mary Golden Breed1929 – 2015

Mary Golden Breed
1929 – 2015

Mary Golden Breed — our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, pie maker, animal shape pancake maker, navigational guide, mystery novel reader and dead-eye rabbit hunter — was born in Retsil, Washington, on Dec. 5, 1929, and went to be with her heavenly Father on Feb. 10, 2015, in Shoreline, Washington, at the age of 85, on her 64th wedding anniversary....
Gilbert F. Strople Sr.1928–2015

Gilbert F. Strople Sr.
1928–2015

Gilbert F. Strople Sr., 87, of Winthrop, passed away in Omak on Jan. 20, 2015, of heart failure. He was born in Gloucester, Massachusetts, on Jan. 13, 1928. Our father was one of eight children and is survived by a sister, Barbara, and brother Eugene. Our father enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1945 and...
Julie Moon1967–2015

Julie Moon
1967–2015

Julie J. Moon (Walker/Frampton) passed away unexpectedly on Dec. 8, 2014, at her home in Warden, Washington. Julie was born Dec. 22, 1967, to Diana and Richard Walker in Kennewick. Julie had two children, Rebecca (Walker) and Robert Moon, who were her entire world and her pride and joy. Julie spent most of her life...
Carl Douthey1942 – 2015

Carl Douthey
1942 – 2015

Our beloved husband, father and grandfather, Carl Douthey, 72, of Onalaska entered his first day of heaven on Feb. 9, 2015, surrounded by his wife and children. His faith in the Lord helped him bravely fight his battle with cancer this past year. Carl was born on May 29, 1942 in Devers, Texas. He served...
Werner J. Durtschi1926–2014

Werner J. Durtschi
1926–2014

Werner J. Durtschi passed away peacefully in the early morning of Dec. 15, 2014, at the age of 88. He came to Alaska 13 years ago after a serious injury that made it necessary that he live closer to family. He was the son of Swiss immigrants who came to America looking for a better...
Lester Theodore Anthony Boccuzzi1920–2015

Lester Theodore Anthony Boccuzzi
1920–2015

Uncle Lester Boccuzzi was born in Stamford, Connecticut on March 7, 1920, to Italian immigrant parents. Lester was the first of nine children. His father worked hard to create a successful construction business, and for most of Lester’s youth, the family lived in comfort. However, when the Depression hit, they were forced to move into...