Howard W. Chamberlin passed away July 5, 2010 at home peacefully in his sleep. Howard was born March 31, 1924 in Aberdeen, S.D. to Willis and Nina Chamberlin. He moved from the Dakotas to the state of Washington as a young boy settling in Oroville where he attended school and graduated in 1942.
Josephine Harriet Pardee Hallauer, age 92, died at home on July 6, 2010 in Oroville.
Lucille Claretta (Young) Hogenson went to meet Jesus on June 23, 2010.&#160;She was born on April 26, 1917 in Oroville to Mark and Leuretta (Bentley) Sawtells.&#160;
George Daly personified the term “gentleman.” At 96 years of age, his heart tuckered out, but he remained gracious and witty up to the end.
Irma Del Nelson age 83 of Oroville died on Sunday, May 23, 2010 at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket.
John P. Harris age 89 of Tonasket passed away on Wednesday, May 12, 2010. He was born on June 7, 1920 in Jackson Hole, Wyoming to parents Earle and Elizabeth Harris.
Eric Donald Gilge, 36, of Omak, passed away on May 13, 2010 due to complications from juvenile diabetes.
Kathryn Fletcher passed away on Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at the North Valley Nursing Home in Tonasket at the age of 89.
When a person dies, many euphemisms begin to be spoken. If he or she was old, then it was a full life, but if young then it ended before it was time.
Adeline Mastick was born in Victoria, B.C. on Sept. 17, 1913 and lived in Olympia, Wash. for most of her first 94 years.
Poll of the Week
Should the Oroville School Board have renewed OHS Social Studies Teacher Ryan Frazier's Contract
- Yes, he has made a change in students' lives and got them excited about school (46%, 64 Votes)
- Yes, the board should have gone with Principal Kristin Sarmiento's evaluation and recommendation (25%, 35 Votes)
- I don't have enough information to say one way or another (16%, 22 Votes)
- Yes, with the understanding he address Supt. Steve Quick's concerns (14%, 19 Votes)
- No, the issue went through the superintendent and board and should be dropped there (9%, 13 Votes)
- No, we elect local school boards to make these sorts of decisions for us (8%, 11 Votes)
- No, Supt. Steve Quick recommended the first-year probationary teacher's contract not be renewed (5%, 7 Votes)
Total Voters: 140