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OBITUARIES
Ronald William Morcom Sr. 1936–2016

Ronald William Morcom Sr. 1936–2016

On Sunday, April 10, 2016, Ronald William Morcom Sr., beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family — wife, sons and daughters-in-law. Ron was born in Boise, Idaho, on July 6, 1936, and was raised in Portland, Oregon. He graduated from Benson Polytechnic High School in 1954 and attended...

Colleen Braillard
1932–2015

Colleen Braillard passed away peacefully at home on Nov. 4, 2015, with her loving husband at her side. Colleen was born March 26, 1932, at Twisp to Ruby and Boyd Eiffert. She attended school in Twisp until her marriage to Jack Cramer. She was active in the Catholic Church in Twisp and served her family...
Eva Lea (Laird) Smith1931–2016

Eva Lea (Laird) Smith
1931–2016

Eva Lea (Laird) Smith, age 84, of Twisp, went to meet her precious Lord and Savior on April 15, 2016, with family by her side. She was a friend to all. Eva Lea was born Nov. 23, 1931, in Cedar Edge, Colorado, to Rose and Clarence Laird.  Eva Lea married Wayne Smith, and they spent...
Betty Jo Kenison1930–2016

Betty Jo Kenison
1930–2016

Betty Jo Kenison, 85, passed away April 29, 2016, peacefully in her sleep after a courageous battle with cancer, never having lost her sense of humor and positive attitude. Betty was born June 13, 1930, in Woodward, Oklahoma, to Bentley and Oleata (Rittershouse) Clark. When she was 4, her family migrated to Twisp, then to Carlton, acquiring...
Janet Rae Corley1934–2016

Janet Rae Corley
1934–2016

Janet Rae Corley was born to Gladys and George Corley in Seattle on Sept. 20, 1934. She was raised on Magnolia Hill and went to school at Queen Anne High before attending Cottey College for Women in Missouri. Janet married Richard Hurlen in 1955 and raised her family in the north end of Seattle and...
Ada Endres Frisk1921–2016

Ada Endres Frisk
1921–2016

Ada Endres Fisk was born in Seattle on March 24, 1921. She graduated from the Swedish Hospital School of Nursing in Seattle in 1942. She joined the American Red Cross Nurse Corps and was called to active duty on May 10, 1943, at Fort George Wright in Spokane. After graduating from the School of Air...
Mark Taylor Kirwan1958–2016

Mark Taylor Kirwan
1958–2016

Mark Taylor Kirwan, born June 8, 1958, in Seattle, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on April 18, 2016. Diagnosed on March 24, 2016, with liver cancer, he passed away peacefully in his sleep, at the age of 57, at Puget Sound VA Hospital in Seattle with his wife and...
Celebration of life: Gerald D. (Jerry) Sparling

Celebration of life: Gerald D. (Jerry) Sparling

A celebration of the life of Gerald D. (Jerry) Sparling will be held at the Winthrop Barn on Monday, May 30, 2016, at 1:30 p.m. The family invites Jerry’s Methow Valley community of friends to attend.  Reception to follow, all are welcome.

Ronald (Ron) Wales

Ron, a former resident of Twisp, left this world of pain on March 23, 2016, to walk the street of Gold in Heaven. Ron was a graduate of Twisp High School in 1954. Ron knew no stranger and enjoyed many friends. He retired from the Bureau of Reclamation and later started his own handyman business...

EvaLea Smith

EvaLea Smith, age 84, of Twisp, went to meet her precious Lord and Savior on April 15, 2016, with family by her side. She was a friend to all. A private family graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 14, followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m., at the Cascade Bible Church,...