Obituaries

Jane L. Swietzer

The ever fabulous Jane L Swietzer, 79, passed way at her home in Oroville, Washington on Thursday morning September 4.

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Marlene Joan (Campbell) Morgan

Marlene Joan (Campbell) Morgan passed away August 21, 2014 in Olympia, Washington at Providence St. Peter Hospital. Marlene was born in Penticton, B.C. on October 9, 1958 to Lloyd Campbell and Vera Morgan.

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Douglas MacArthur Click

Douglas MacArthur Click, 72, of Troy, Montana, went home to be with Jesus and his beloved mother on July 16, 2014. Doug was born March 9, 1942 in Locust Grove, Oklahoma to William C. and Addie Click.

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Harry Hartley Topping

Harry Hartley Topping, age 78 of Tonasket, died on August 28, 2014 at his home in Tonasket. He was born June 28, 1936 in Winslow, Arizona to parents Harry Raymond Topping and Trelle Moon Topping

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Dale Eldon Ward

Dale Eldon Ward, age 85, of Tonasket died on Saturday June 21, 2014 following many years of heart problems and a stroke in 2002. He was born August 21, 1928, in Eagle City, Oklahoma to parents Harold and Myrtle Ward. He moved with family from Oklahoma to California when he was thirteen. During World War II, when he was 15, he travelled with his father combining wheat in parts of Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas.

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Marian Katherine (Wyatt) Gordon

Marian Katherine (Wyatt) Gordon died peacefully on the eve of a Super Moon at Spokane Hospice House on August 9, 2014 with her family at her side. She was the first born of four children to Frank Marion and Erna H. (Steg) Wyatt on September 26, 1921 in Sandpoint, Idaho.

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Geneva Reeder

Geneva (Howard) Reeder died peacefully at home on August 19, 2014 of cancer. Had Geneva lived one more day, she would have died exactly 41 years after her husband (Johnny Reeder) had passed away. By her side was her “one and only” son (Terry W. Reeder) and her niece, Tanya.

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Fred William Cook

Fred William Cook was born in Tonasket, Wash. on November 7, 1960 to Howard P. Cook and Eva B. Spangler.
Fred was known by many names: Uncle Fred, Freddie Crocker, Fast Freddie, Freddie the Toolman to name a few. He was a one of a kind guy.

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Bonnie L. Smith

Bonnie L. Smith passed away on August, 2nd 2014 in her home. She was born in Scott county Arkansas on March, 28th 1937 to Rev. Clyde Hudson and Bonnie Hudson.

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Velma Marie Hill

Velma Marie Hill passed away on Tuesday, August 12th at home surrounded by family, after a prolonged battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Velma was born to Evan Colbert and Cora Smallwood on January 2, 1935 in Omak, Washington, the youngest of eleven children.

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