Today is Sunday, May. 29, 2016

Randall (Randy) Lee Blackburn1951–2015

Randall (Randy) Lee Blackburn

After almost 64 years of incredible living, Randall (Randy) Lee Blackburn, of Vancouver, Washington, died Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015, surrounded by his family and loved ones. He will be greatly missed by his family: wife, Marlene, and nine children, Jeanne, Vanessa, Melissa, Lucas, Thomas, Sarah, Miranda, Kace and Tayton. His strength will be remembered by...
Kenneth Berlin Grube1929 – 2015

Kenneth Berlin Grube
1929 – 2015

Kenneth Berlin Grube, 86, of Twisp, passed away on Dec. 9, 2015, at the Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee from natural causes. He is survived by his son, brother, two grandsons, two great-grandsons, two granddaughters, and two great-great-grandchildren. He was known by his family as “Poppa Ken.” He retired from Lakeside Sand & Gravel in...

Toni Louise White

Toni Louise White passed away suddenly on Dec. 19, 2015, of an aneurysm. She is survived by her mother Peggy White and her son Christopher White, both of Twisp. The memorial will be announced at a later time.
Susan Marracci1942 – 2015

Susan Marracci
1942 – 2015

Sue Marracci died peacefully in her sleep at home in Twisp in the wee hours of Dec. 11, 2015, after a long struggle with MDS at the age of 73. I know this is an obituary, but I think it fitting to begin with her artist statement. Sue Marracci in her heart and all her...
Lucille (Lou) V. Dunkin1923 – 2015

Lucille (Lou) V. Dunkin
1923 – 2015

Lucille (Lou) V. Dunkin, born Sept. 12, 1923, passed away Dec. 5, 2015 at the age of 92. What a wonderful woman she was to everyone she met. She was born and raised in Chelan, where she met and married her husband of 37 years, Robert (Bob) Dunkin Sr. They moved to Twisp, where they...
Henry “Hank” Rogers1937 – 2015

Henry “Hank” Rogers
1937 – 2015

Henry “Hank” Rogers, 78, passed away peacefully on the morning of Nov. 27, 2015. He was born Sept. 20, 1937, in Carlton, to Edwin J. and Helen Rogers. He joined a large family with four other siblings: Lee, Maryanne, Jim and Deannie. On Oct. 25, 1957, he married Patricia Cotton. They lived in Carlton, farming...
Louise P. Harris1927–2015

Louise P. Harris

Louise P. Harris left this world peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 25, as a result of heart failure. She was preceded in death by her husband, Peter T. Harris, and survived by her four children, David in Winthrop, Karen in Paris, France, Chris in Seattle, and Margaret (Chesler) in San Francisco, as well as five grandchildren,...
Robert Louis Roseland1953–2015

Robert Louis Roseland

On Nov. 20, 2015, the humble spirit of Robert Louis Roseland departed our physical realm. Robert was born in Bremerton, Washington, on June 12, 1953 to Lloyd and Gladys Roseland. While being the youngest of three sisters and one brother, he was raised in Port Orchard, from which he graduated South Kitsap High School in...
Ella Marie (Stockdale) Pearson1929–2015

Ella Marie (Stockdale) Pearson

Ella Marie (Stockdale) Pearson passed away Friday, Nov. 20, 2015, in Bellingham. She is formerly from Twisp and Mount Vernon, Washington. Ella was born to Jess and Daisey Stockdale in Twisp on Jan. 18, 1929. On Feb. 19, 1949, she married Alfred Pearson in Twisp, where they raised two boys, Karl (Judy), Wenatchee; and Ernest...
Matthew Jones1940–2015

Matthew Jones

In the early hours of the morning on Oct. 28, 2015, at St. Joseph’s Hospice House in Bellingham, our good friend and golfing buddy, Matthew Jones, left this world peacefully, surrounded by loved ones. Matt was born on Feb. 11, 1940, as one of four children (to Owen and Samara Jones) in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Many around...