The 27th Annual Tonasket Fathers’ Day Fly-in is scheduled for June 18th and 19th. This Fly-In has become one of the events in the Tonasket area that the general public looks forward to every year. The main activities are a Saturday evening steak BBQ and a Sunday morning breakfast organized and staffed by members of the Tonasket Airport Improvement Club and other volunteers.
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After a long courageous battle with cancer and kidney disease, Walter “Wally” J. Skoupy, age 67, went to be with Jesus June 7, 2016 in Oroville, Washington. He was born on July 5, 1948 in Austria to Wenzel and Gertrude Skoupy.
Martha May Denison, 76, a resident of the Deer Park, entered heaven’s gates Friday morning, June 5, 2016. She was born on July 19, 1940 in Elm Grove, Oklahoma, the third of 10 children, to Eugene Sallee and Opal Webb Sallee.
Charles “Chuck” F. Spieth, 77, of Oroville Washington, passed away on May 16, 2016, with his family by his side. He was born on August 27, 1938 in Oroville, Washington to Forrest and Bertha (Lawrence) Spieth.
Joe E. Loose, Sr. was born in Chicago in 1929, and passed away peacefully after a long illness on June 8, 2016.
A Celebration of Life memorial is planned for Darlene M. Allen on Saturday, June 18 at the Oroville Senior Center starting at 11 a.m
Bernice Phyliss Sundby, age 95 of LaConner, Wash, died Thursday, June 2, 2016 in Tonasket, Wash. She was born May 22, 1921 in Vancouver, British Columbia to parents Thomas J. and Florence Grant.
Leslie Hickerson, born April 30, 1925, passed away on May 4, 2016 at the extended care facility in Tonasket. Leslie was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle. He attended school in Tonasket….
OROVILLE – The third annual Lake Osoyoos Cup is this Saturday and Sunday, June 11 and 12 at Oroville’s Deep Bay Park.
Maggie Fry Mathis passed away on April 29, 2016. She was born Marguerite Lovika Fry on Sept, 30, 1964 to James L. Fry and Bonnie M. Fry at Fairchild Air Force base in Spokane, Wash.