Obituaries

Harvie D. Smith Jr.

Harvie D. Smith Jr., age 86 of Oroville, Washington, passed away August, 12, 2017 at home in Oroville. He was born March 3, 1931 in Yuma, Arizona to parents Harvie Drew and Mary Magdalene Smith.

Read full story

Ronald E. McGuire

Ronald E. McGuire, of Oroville, Washington, passed away on August 1, 2017. He was born June 27, 1943, at Tonasket, Washington, to parents William J. and Irma E. (Dimmitt) McGuire of Chesaw, Washington.

Read full story

Dean Leon Robinson

Our Dad, Dean Leon Robinson (Pa), age 87 Oroville, Washington, went to be with our mom and the Lord on August 4th, 2017. Dean was born August 15th, 1929 in Bentonville Arkansas to Ula May Cannaday and William Robinson.

Read full story

Betty Jo Gideon

Betty Jo Gideon was born July 15, 1939 to James and Cupie Hursh in Reed Springs, Missouri. She went home to be with our Lord on July 30, 2017 at her home with family and a longtime friend.

Read full story

Tammy Lee Ann Essary

Tammy Lee Ann Essary was born August 30, 1971 to Manford Ray Essary and Billie Lee Essary. Tammy was born in Tonasket, Washington and lived in the Oroville, Washington area most of her life. Tammy Lee Ann Essary was born August 30, 1971 to Manford Ray Essary and Billie Lee Essary. Tammy was born in Tonasket, Washington and lived in the Oroville, Washington area most of her life.

Read full story

Delores Hogue

On April 22, 2017 the world lost an amazing woman. Delores Hogue was born on January 25, 1930 in Oroville, Washington. She lived her entire life in Oroville and worked and retired from the Oroville office of the PUD.

Read full story

David P. Spieth

David P. Spieth, 81, of Oroville, Washington passed away July 8, 2017. He was born February 19, 1936 in Loomis, Washington to parents Forrest and Bertha (Lawrence) Spieth.

Read full story

Betty Lee Finsen

Betty Lee Finsen of Oroville, Washington passed on July 15, 2017 at her home in Oroville. She was born April 30, 1931 to parents Lee and Ruth (Byrd) Malkson. Betty grew up in Ione, Wash. with her grandmother. She moved to Oroville as a young adult. In her first marriage she had two daughters, Gerri [...]

Read full story

Noble Orin Law

Noble Orin Law of Tonasket, Washington, passed away on Thursday, December 15, 2016 at the age of 92. Noble was born to parents Harvey McKindry Law and Rosa May ‘Rosie’ Baughman on Easter Sunday, April 20, 1924 in Sunny Slope, Wash.

Read full story
United States Navy

Maurice ‘Morrie’ Rozemo DeBack

Maurice “Morrie” Rozemo DeBack, 80, of Tonasket, Washington was called up to play in the Big Leagues Wednesday July 12, 2017. He was surrounded by his life companion Cathy Moore and granddaughter Janelle Moore.

Read full story