Obituaries

Kale Arron Holbert

Kale Arron Holbert, age 5, of Tonasket, Washington died on September 23, 2018 from a tragic accident. He was born January 25, 2013 in Tonasket to Alyssa Holbert.

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Dennis Jay Stewart

Dennis Jay Stewart, 67, of Oroville, Washington passed away September 8, 2018. He was born September 1, 1951 in Renton, Washington to Jack and Catherine Stewart. He moved to Oroville in 1963, graduating for OHS in 1969. Dennis was known by most as Stinky Stew.

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LeeAnn Callison Grove Peterson

LeeAnn Callison Grove Peterson was born in Wenatchee on October 31, 1931 and passed away on August 13, 2018 at the age of nearly 87 near her daughter, Marcia, in Bothell, Washington.

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Burton ‘Burt’ Swallom

Burton “Burt” Swallom, 56, of Tonasket died August 21, 2018 at Mid-Valley Hospital in Omak, Washington. Burt was born the eldest son on March 6, 1962 in Omak to Burton and Rosella Swallom.

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Josephine F. Richter-Gladden

Josephine F. Richter-Gladden, age 92, passed away peacefully on September 6, 2018 in her home in Tonasket. She was born on November 9, 1925 in Keremeos, B.C. to parents Hans Richter and Sarah Marsel.

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William ‘Bill’ Rairdan

Bill passed away on July 25, 2018 after an extended battle with illness. He was born February 19, 1952 to Glenn and Olive (Muggs) Rairdan. He lived in Oroville, Washington until 1979 and then moved to Tonasket, Washington.

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Ronald Rex Boucher

Ronald Rex Boucher, Sr. passed away in Kirkland, Washington on Monday, January 15, 2018. Born on December 13, 1933, he grew up in Oroville, Washington, where he graduated from Oroville High School in 1951.

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Charles ‘Chuck’ Hayes Jr.

Charles “Chuck” Hayes Jr. was born on December 28, 1934 to Charles and Leda Mae Hayes. Charles grew up in Farmerville Louisiana and graduated from Farmerville High School in 1952.

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Gerald Arthur Henderson

Gerald Arthur Henderson went to the Lord at his mother and father’s estate on August 21, 2018. Gerald was born in Ephrata Washington on February 11, 1950, the son of Art and Bunny Henderson.

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Floyd Edward Kennedy

Floyd Edward Kennedy passed away peacefully on August 7, 2018 surrounded by family in his home in Tonasket, Washington. He was born in Scotsguard, Saskatchewan, Canada on April 10, 1923 to parents, Edward Clinton Kennedy and Mabel Clare Shelton.

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