Today is Friday, Dec. 9, 2016

OBITUARIES
Memorial for Richard (Dick) Brown

Memorial for Richard (Dick) Brown

Join the family of Richard (Dick) Brown to celebrate his life at Brown’s Farm, 887 Wolf Creek Road, Winthrop, on Saturday, July 30, at 3 p.m.
Michael David Hobby1950–2016

Michael David Hobby
1950–2016

Michael David Hobby, 65, born Oct. 1, 1950, went home to be with the Lord on June 22, 2016, surrounded by his loving family. Mike served in the U.S. Army and was a Vietnam veteran and later went on to earn his bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington. Mike was the pastor of Isaiah...
Celebration of life for Jerry Bristol

Celebration of life for Jerry Bristol

There will be a service of remembrance for Jerry Bristol (July 27, 1939  – Dec. 18, 2015) on Tuesday (June 28) at 11 a.m. at the Methow Valley United Methodist Church. Please join us in celebrating Jerry’s life.
Don Mendro1945-2016

Don Mendro
1945-2016

Don Mendro, born Feb. 11, 1945, died in his sleep in the Philippines on May 28, 2016. He lived in Twisp from 1973-75 and worked for Ayers Surveying. He lived here again from 2011?14 and worked at Ace Hardware and at the Do-It Center. He played the drums with the Hottell Ragtime Band and the...
Kjell R. Lester1966–2016

Kjell R. Lester
1966–2016

Kjell Ray Lester, 50, nearly a lifelong Winthrop resident and businessman, passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2016, at Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee. His passing marks the end of 51 years of a retail business in downtown Winthrop for the Lester family. He was born on May 13, 1966, to John and Carol (Gatewood)...

Margaret Ellen Lindstrom

Margaret Ellen Lindstrom, 97, of Florence, Montana (formerly of Twisp), died Saturday, June 4, 2016, at her residence.  Arrangements are with Cremation and Burial Society of the Rockies.
Hugh (Bill) James Imes1921 – 2016

Hugh (Bill) James Imes
1921 – 2016

Hugh (Bill) James Imes, 95, passed away peacefully in his sleep on May 14, 2016. He battled pancreatic cancer. Bill was the ninth child of James Burton Imes and Prudence (Prudie or Pet) Laymance Imes, and the first of their 10 children to be born in the Methow Valley up on the Rendezvous. Bill was...
Carolyn Ann Beckman1963 – 2016

Carolyn Ann Beckman
1963 – 2016

Carolyn Ann Beckman, age 52, passed away peacefully in her home in Chelan on May 8, 2016, surrounded by love and family. The cause of death was metastatic breast cancer. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, on May 23, 1963 to John and Lily (Knott) Beckman, Carolyn was one of seven children. Vibrant and graceful, she started...
Lucille (Lou) Dunkin celebration of life

Lucille (Lou) Dunkin celebration of life

A celebration of the life of Lucille (Lou) Dunkin will be held at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp on Sunday (May 29), 2016, at 4 p.m. Lou passed away Dec. 5, 2015, at the age of 92. The family invites Lou’s many friends in the Methow Valley to attend. The celebration will include...
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...