Benjamin M. Prince, 79, of Mercer Island, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and brother, passed away peacefully on May 5, 2015, after a 2 ½ year battle with brain cancer. Born Aug. 20, 1935, in Oroville to Ben and Hazel Prince, he graduated from Oroville High School and then went on to study math and physics at the University of Washington, earning a BS and MS and completing coursework toward a Ph.D. After a six-week courtship, he and Laura Bindrup eloped, embarking on a marriage of 55 years with three children, Ben Jr., Sharon, and Barbara.
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Harold R. Christian, 78 of Oroville, passed away at 9 p.m. Friday, May 8, 2015. He was born August 15th1936 in Colorado Springs, Colorado to Cleo and Mary Christian of Rush, Colorado.
Eileen Augusta Rowton Floch of Okanogan, Washington, passed away peacefully at her home May 4, 2015. She was born on June 19, 1930, in the hilltop community of Molson, Wash. to Olaf and Eva Rise.
Phillip Dewitt Roth, age 80 of Oroville, passed away Wednesday May 7, 2015 at his home surrounded by family. He was born September 24, 1934 in Salem, Oregon.
OROVILLE – The Run for the Border motorcycle charity ride returns to Oroville for 13th time this Saturday, May 16, as does the Rally at the Border Blues Fest which will be celebrating with music on Saturday.
Edith Gertrude Kinzer Sackett, age 98, passed away on April 16, 2015 at Harmony House Nursing Home in Brewster, Washington. Edith was born in a two-story ranch house just outside of Uniontown, Washington on March 6, 1917.
Judith (Judy) Coffelt (Lovejoy), of Fletcher Mountain (Molson), Washington passed away on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at the age of 79. Judy was born on November 20th, 1935 in Tacoma, Wash. to her parents Dagny Lovejoy (Pederson) and Leon Lovejoy. She was the youngest of five children.
Delores Susana Adrian, age 83 of Tonasket, died on April 19, 2015 in Tonasket. She was born December 25, 1931 in Terry, Montana to parents John and Mary Sackman.
In the early hours of April 26th, 2015 Theodore Hollon Hilstad was called home by his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Ted was born August 7th, 1962 and started life with a struggle only weighing in at three pounds, which led to him being a determined man with a great will to accomplish the things he set out to
SFC (Ret) Terry Lee Hill, 54 of Tonasket, passed away April 30, 2015 at his home with his loved ones by his side after a short but valiant and courageous battle of pancreatic cancer.