Obituaries

Marvin Edgar Morton

Marv Morton, 81 of Omak, died at home with his family beside him on, Feb. 3. Born March 16, 1932 in Cle Elum, Washington to Helen and Edgar Morton.

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Jean Elaine Curtis

Jean Elaine Curtis, 86, of Oroville, Wash., died February 5, 2014 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket. She was born to Max and Julia Fiarbairn on January 24, 1928 in Wenatchee, Wash.

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Darlene Dee Cook

Darlene Dee Cook, age 63 of Tonasket, died on February 4, 2014 at her home. She was born on February 1, 1951 in Coulee Dam to parents Arthur (Buck) and Ethel Cook.

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Wallace Jay Rainsberry, Sr

Wallace Jay Rainsberry, Sr, a long time resident of the UmpquaValley, died on Saturday, February 1, 2014 of acute renal failure. Wally was born the third son to the late Cecil “Doc” and Opal Rainsberry in Eureka, Montana on March 30, 1935.

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Memorial for Charles and Lucille Siegrist

A memorial service for Charles “Biff” and Lucille Siegrist will be held Saturday, February 15th from twelve noon to 2 p.m. at the Community Cultural Center, 411 Western Ave in Tonasket.

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Charles R. Allie

Charles R. Allie, age 68, Oroville died on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 at North Valley Hospital in Tonasket. He was born on Nov. 25, 1945 in Omak to parents Roy and Vera Allie.

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Victor Lewis Noel

Victor Noel, age 84 of Oroville passed away Wednesday January 29, 2014 at his home in Oroville. He was born on December 20, 1929 to parents George and Mary Noel at Menlo, Washington where his parents and older siblings owned and operated a dairy.

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Eugene ‘Gene’ Gadberry

Gene Gadberry of Spokane passed away on January 21, 2014, age 72. He was born in June 1941to Alonzo (Lon) and Dorothy Gadberry, living first in Loomis, Wash. and then moving to Oroville, Wash. when he was a young child.

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Tom Silverthorn

Tom Silverthorn

Tom Silverthorn, age 73 of Tonasket, died on Sunday, January 19, 2014 at his home in Tonasket. He was born on December 4, 1940 in Tonasket to parents Jim and Betty Silverthorn.

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Kathrine Ann (Thornton) Sawyer

Kathrine Ann (Thornton) Sawyer, 52, of Ensenada, Mexico passed away on November 30, 2013. She was born on June 16, 1961 in Tonasket, Wash. to Oscar and Elsie Thornton of Oroville, Wash. When she was 19-months-old she went to live and be raised by her Aunt Delores Hogue and Grandmother Augusta Thornton because of the sudden passing of her mother. Even though her Aunt Delores was not her biological mother she was her mom.

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