Michael Mathew Riste was born March 14, 1948 in Tonasket, to Dorothy and Robert Riste of Oroville. He was raised on the Ellemeham mountain ranch until it was sold and the family moved to Oroville. Mike entered the U.S. Army in 1966 and served several tours in Viet Nam and then got out in 1983.
Joseph ‘Joe’ Mundt, age 86, died at the Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee May 24, 2011.
Our Mom presented our Dad with the greatest birthday gift of all. Ruth passed away peacefully, May 18, 2011 (Our Dad’s birthday) at North Valley Extended Care in Tonasket, joining her husband, Cecil of 60 years.
Anna Marie Applebee, 66, of Oroville, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Wednesday, May 11 at the Central Washington Hospital in Wenatchee.
The family of Walter M. Sawyer would like to invite you to a celebration in honor of Walter’s life to be held at the Tonasket Eagles on Saturday, May 21 at 11 a.m.
Jane Brown, age 80, died at home May 12 in Tonasket four months after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
On the 12th day of May 2011, Mildred Thornton, a gentle loving servant of God went to rest awaiting the Judgment Day.
William A. “Bill” Stowe, age 85, passed away peacefully at his home in Sutherlin, Ore., on April 30, 2011.
Bruce R. Stell passed away Nov. 20, 2010 and Betty Jean Stell passed away May 12, 2011. Bruce was born and raised in Delta, Colo. and Betty was born and raised in Terry, Mont.
Duane Burl McKinney, age 42 of Rathdrum, Idaho died April 30, 2011 at home.