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OBITUARIES
Eary Hawkins1912 – 2015

Eary Hawkins
1912 – 2015

Eary Hawkins, 103 years of age, passed away at Regency Care Center on Sept. 14, 2015.  Eary was born in Portal, North Dakota, on Aug. 21, 1912, to Percy and Clara Hawkins. He had three brothers and 10 sisters. They moved to Riverside where Eary attended grade school. At the age of 9 he had...
Mary Neeley

Mary Neeley

Mary Neeley passed away on Sept. 25, 2015, at her home in Wenatchee. She was 89 years old. Mary moved to Wenatchee last year to start yet another chapter in her life. She made a new home and great friends, as she was always able to do. Prior to moving to Wenatchee last year, she...
Loren Ramon Rosvall:1930–2015

Loren Ramon Rosvall:
1930–2015

Loren was born in Mount Vernon, Washington, on Sept. 22, 1930, to LeRoy and Anna Rosvall of Stanwood. He died on Sept. 25, 2015. Loren was raised in the family home in Cedarhome and graduated from Stanwood High School in 1948. Following high school, Loren served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. After...
Memorial for Lloyd Arthur Bjerge

Memorial for Lloyd Arthur Bjerge

Lloyd Bjerge, 99, died Aug. 20, 2015 in Brewster. He was born on May 2, 1916, in Creston, Illinois. Services for Lloyd will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3, at Methow Valley United Methodist Church on Highway 20. Precht-Harrison-Nearents is in care of arrangements.
Norman L. Shaw: 1947 – 2015

Norman L. Shaw:
1947 – 2015

Norman Lee Shaw passed away on Aug. 31, 2015, at his home near Brewster, surrounded by family. He was born on March 26, 1947, to Norman and Nellie (Burgess) Shaw. He grew up in the Methow Valley at Gold Creek, attending school at Pateros. When he turned 18, he joined the Navy, serving as a...
Dora Jean Darling (Liebl): 1941 – 2015

Dora Jean Darling (Liebl):
1941 – 2015

Dora/Mom succumbed to her battle with cancer on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015. Mom’s life was divided into four chapters: Mom was born in Seattle on Nov. 2, 1941, and grew up in the Methow Valley. “You can take the girl out of the valley, but you cannot take the valley out of the girl.” Everything...
Elva Scott:1936–2015

Elva Scott:
1936–2015

Elva Scott moved to Twisp in 1994 to care for her aged mother and fell in love with the Methow Valley. Here, she found the community where she belonged and the true friends who filled her life with joy and meaning. Elva passed away peacefully on Sept. 14 at Harmony House in Brewster, four days...
Death notice: Norman Lee Shaw

Death notice: Norman Lee Shaw

Norman Lee Shaw passed away on Aug. 31, 2015. A memorial service will be held at the American Legion Hall in Brewster at 1 p.m. on Sept. 26. A complete obituary will be published next week.

Charles D. Boesel
1921–2015

Charles D. “Chuck” Boesel was born in Winthrop on April 4, 1921, and died Sept. 3, 2015. He raised his family in Lakewood, near Puget Sound. He was a profoundly good and simple man who set a fine example with his devotion to family and friends. He will be sorely missed by his wife of...

Wanda June Williams (Lakey) Evans
1930–2015

Wanda June Williams (Lakey) Evans passed away peacefully on Aug. 16, 2015, in Lake Stevens, Washington. Wanda was born Sept. 2, 1930, in Twisp, to Ben and Lois Jean Williams. She moved to Everett with her family in 1944 and graduated from Everett High School in 1948. She continued her education at Everett Community College,...