As I leave the Tonasket community as a contracted Nurse Consultant by North Valley Hospital District; it is with full gratitude that I say, “Thank you.” Thank you to the “awesomesauce” employees of North Valley Hospital and the welcoming Tonasket community at large.
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Pauline Jensen age 101 of Tonasket died on Saturday July 16, 2016 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket. She was born June 19, 1915 in Bridgeport, Washington to parents Thomas and Clara Talbot.
Cynthia L. Rohn (Sullivan) at the age of 67 passed away from dementia peacefully the morning of July 12, 2016 surrounded by family and friends.
John William Lenz, age 76 passed away 6 June 2016 at home. He was born on October 19, 1939 in Glasgow, Montana.
Pam was born in Tonasket, Washington on November 25, 1948 to Ermil and Juanita (DeMerchant) Pearson. She attended and graduated from high school there. She received an A.A. Degree from Wenatchee Valley College in 2005 and a B.A. in Anthropology from the University of New Mexico in 2007. Pam passed away June 19, 2016.
Madeline (Tunie) Noel, 87 of Oroville died June 29, 2016 at North Valley Hospital of a sudden illness, her family was by her side. Madeline was born September 29, 1928 in Dublin West Virginia to James and Carrie Farmer. As a teenager she moved with her mother and other siblings west from Dublin working their way across the country eventually settling in Oroville.
Richard Allan Cockle, 72, of Spangle Washington, passed away at home on July 3, 2016, with his family by his side. He was born on October 11, 1943 in Tonasket, Washington to Roy and Lucile (Henderson) Cockle.
Rita Nigg, age 83 passed peacefully, June 5, 2016 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket, surrounded by her family.
David Clark Sterling, 72, went Home with Jesus, Friday, 24 June 2016. David was born 27 March 1944 in Washington D.C., to Jack and Annabelle Sterling.
John O’Connor age 86 of Oroville died on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at North Valley Hospital in Tonasket. He was born March 16, 1930 in Springfield, Massachusetts.