Gwen Cooper, a lover of the Methow Valley for 25 years, died on Aug. 9, 2022. She was a youthful 86 years old: hiking along the waterfront of Edmonds, Washington; reading any book that a friend recommended; and always intrigued by what the young people were doing. Our family is devastated by the loss yet […]
Join the family of Doug Devin for a gathering to celebrate his life on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022, at the Mazama Community Club from 1-3 p.m.
Jean Ellen Wilson, 94, died peacefully at her home in Renton, Washington, on Sept. 3, 2022, after a brief hospitalization. She was born on Feb. 11, 1928, in Denison, Iowa, to James Arthur Walz and Nellie Bolton Walz. Jean grew up in Hartington, Nebraska, the oldest of seven children. She graduated from Holy Trinity (now […]
Neil Lawrence Dibble passed away peacefully at his home on Sept. 9, 2022. Neil, being part of the Methow Valley Pioneers, was born at home in Winthrop, Washington, on March 15, 1928. Neil was one of three children born to Clyde and Selma (Tideman) Dibble, his brother, Danny, born in 1926 and his sister, […]
Andrew Johnson (Andy), graduate of ITT Technical Institute of Spokane, Washington, auto-cad draftsman, as well as longtime manager of The Javaman in Winthrop, passed away peacefully in his sleep at home on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022, at the age of 55. Andy was born Aug. 27, 1966, in Belvidere, Illinois, to parents Donald and Karen […]
Georgia Lee Sanders (also known for many years locally as “Granny Winthrop”), born Sept. 24, 1938, in Kranzburg, South Dakota, passed away Sept. 3, 2022, in Blaine, Washington. A celebration of life will be posted at a later date.
There will be a celebration of life for Carl A. Johnson Jr. being held at the Cascade Bible Church, 1119 S. Methow Valley Highway in Twisp, at noon on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022, with a potluck to follow. Any questions, please call (509) 997-7777.
Kirk David Barlow, 53, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2022, at his home in Paducah, Kentucky. Cremation arrangements were in care of Milner & Orr Funeral Home & Crematory, Paducah. Kirk was born March 25, 1969, in Kewanee, Illinois. At the age of 3 he moved with his family to Billings, Montana. He and his […]
Daniel (Dan) Lee Wright was born in Bremerton, Washington, on March 1, 1954, to Kenneth and Norma Wright, growing up on Wright’s dairy farm. He passed away in Twisp, Washington, on Aug. 21, 2022. Dan is survived by his younger brother and sister David Wright and Lynda Wright, his two daughters, Heidi Carter, spouse Chris […]
Francis Ralph Gandy Jr., resident of Edelweiss, Winthrop, Washington, passed away Aug. 20, 2022, in Omak, Washington, at the age of 87 years, after a valiantly fought battle with cancer. Ralph was born Aug. 13, 1935, in Long Beach, California, at Seaside Hospital to Francis Ralph Gandy Sr. and Florence Margaret (Peggy)Taylor. Ralph spent some […]