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OBITUARIES
Shirley Ann Lewis1946–2014

Shirley Ann Lewis
1946–2014

Shirley Ann Lewis of Twisp had fatal heart failure at her home on West Second Avenue in Twisp on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at 1 a.m. She was born in Cabool, Mo., on Sept. 30, 1946, to Marvin and Elta Wilhite. She was raised and went to school in White Center, Wash. She married John...
Charlotte Velma Gibson1936–2014

Charlotte Velma Gibson
1936–2014

Charlotte Velma Gibson was born Feb. 10, 1936, in Twisp, to parents Fred and Sadie (Rickard) Foster, and died Feb. 7, 2014, in Puyallup, Wash. In 1954 she graduated from Twisp High school, where she played tennis and was a cheerleader. Charlotte had a master’s degree and was a counselor in mental health. She rode...

Shirley Ann Lewis

Shirley Ann Lewis, 67, passed away Feb. 4, 2014, at her home in Twisp. A full obituary will appear in the Feb. 19 issue of the Methow Valley News.  

Sandra Magers Miller
1939 – 2014

Sandra Miller passed away at her home in Spokane on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014. She was born Sept. 26, 1939, in Twisp to Clarence and Clemency Magers. Sandra and her family moved to Alaska for several years before moving back to the Methow Valley, where she graduated from Twisp High School in 1957. Her family...

Donald “Buck” Biram
1922 – 2014

Donald “Buck” Biram passed away Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2014, at the age of 91. He was born Aug. 15, 1922, in Spokane to Art and Bess Biram of Badger Mountain, Wash. He was joined in 1929 by a sister, Pat, and in 1932 by his brother Mike. They were a farming and ranching family, raising...
Dan R. Johnson1931–2014

Dan R. Johnson
1931–2014

Dan R. Johnson (Barber Dan), 82, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, surrounded and supported by all five of his children and his wife of 59 years. He was born Feb. 26, 1931, in Eagle Bend, Minn., to Frank and Dorothy Johnson. Dan married Dolores Dease on June 5, 1954, in...
Clinton Calvin Estes Jr.1927 – 2014

Clinton Calvin Estes Jr.
1927 – 2014

In his working career he worked in the orchards, operated heavy equipment, and worked on a pack string for the U.S. Forest Service. He worked at Wagner Mill as a sawyer, dozer and loader operator and mill worker; as a miner working mines in Washington, Idaho and California, and later working the King Mine up...
Cindy L. Woosley 1955 – 2013

Cindy L. Woosley
1955 – 2013

Cindy L. Woosley, 58, died Nov. 28, 2013. She was born in Ogden, Utah, Feb. 28, 1955 to John and Donna Barnes, and was the oldest of 10 children. She went to school in Springdale, Wash., and got her degree at Spokane Falls Community College. Cindy came to the Methow Valley in 1989 and worked...
Lagene “Bud” Hawkins 1924 – 2014

Lagene “Bud” Hawkins 1924 – 2014

“Bud” Hawkins, age 89, died Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Wenatchee, where he had lived for 10 years. He was born Sept. 25, 1924, to Ralph and Rachel Hawkins, in Pierce, Colo. He is survived by his son Mike and his wife, Penny, and their children: Christi (Kevin) VanWagner, Stephanie (Tom) Keene, Heather Hawkins, Erin...
Lily K. Beckman 1925 – 2013

Lily K. Beckman
1925 – 2013

Lily K. Beckman, 88, passed away peacefully on Dec. 31, 2013 in Chelan. For the past two years, Lily lived at Columbia Heights in Wenatchee. A Twisp resident from 1982 until 1993, Lily owned and operated Flowers, Etc., a popular flower and gift shop on Glover Street, where The Studio and Peligro are now located....