Today is Sunday, Jun. 26, 2016

OBITUARIES

Jananne Lovett

Jananne Lovett passed peacefully on April 4 in her home in Twisp. She had battled Alzheimer’s disease for the past six years. A formal memorial service will be held on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016, at the Twisp River Suites. Details for this will be announced in the Methow Valley News as the date draws near....
Service for Fae Novotny

Service for Fae Novotny

A graveside service for Fae Novotny will be on Saturday (April 16) at 11:30 a.m. at the Beaver Creek Cemetery, Twisp.
Service for Randall Lee Blackburn

Service for Randall Lee Blackburn

Randall Lee Blackburn passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015, after almost 64 years of incredible living. Married for 33 years to his wife, Marlene, he was also the father of nine children: Jeanne, Vanessa, Melissa, Lucas, Thomas, Sarah, Miranda, Kace and Tayton. Randall served 22 years of dedicated service between the Rock Island and...
Colleen Strickland Eastman1953-2016

Colleen Strickland Eastman
1953-2016

Colleen passed away in Everett, Washington, on March 25, 2016, of congestive heart failure. Colleen was born Aug. 24, 1953, in Seattle to Vernon and Lzady Strickland. The family moved to Twisp in 1956. Colleen attended Allen Elementary and Twisp High School, where she graduated in 1972. After graduation, Colleen went to Everett looking for...

Katherine M. Lewis

Katherine M. Lewis, 97, resident of Burlington, died Friday, April 1, 2016, at Prestige Care and Rehabilitation in Burlington. Arrangements are pending and will be announced by Hulbush Funeral Home, Burlington.
Don A. Wolf1951–2016

Don A. Wolf
1951–2016

Don A. Wolf was born on Feb. 18, 1951, and passed away on Feb. 9, 2016. Don was born in Renton, Washington. He has four brothers and one sister. Don was in the construction business and had an amazing talent to fix and repair anything regardless of the challenge! Everyone knew Donny as the fix-it...
Frank Joseph Mally1921 – 2016

Frank Joseph Mally
1921 – 2016

Frank Joseph Mally went home to be with his Lord on Feb. 26, 2016. He was born July 27, 1921. Frank led a blessed life as a father, husband, brother, uncle, grandfather, great-grandfather, artist, musician and a WWII veteran. He loved his family, friends and God. Living on a horse ranch in the mountains was...

Howard Stanley McAlister

Howard “Stan” McAlister passed away Feb. 19, 2016, after a brief illness in Lakewood, Colorado. Stan was born in Twisp on Jan. 1, 1931, to Daniel and Emma McAlister, longtime residents of Twisp. He attended Twisp public schools prior to graduating from Washington State College, majoring in geology. Following some short-term positions with several oil...
Dorothy Evelyn Johnson1920–2016

Dorothy Evelyn Johnson
1920–2016

Dorothy Evelyn Johnson, 95, passed away Wednesday, March 9, 2016, with family at her side, at Jamie’s Place in Winthrop. Dorothy was born Oct. 5, 1920, to Paul and Cecil Rae Paulson on a sheep ranch near Jordan, Montana. She married Frank Oliver Johnson on June 10, 1946. Dorothy is survived by her brother Paul...
Karen McAndrews Luft1951–2016

Karen McAndrews Luft
1951–2016

Karen McAndrews Luft, a long-time Central Washington resident, beloved for her passion for life and for her dedication to family, friends, and to the community and its students, died on March 3, 2016, in Spokane. The cause of death was complications from metastatic melanoma. She was 65. Karen McAndrews Luft was born in Scranton, Pennsylvania,...