Rose Etta Turner was born to Ed and Viola Ballard in Tonasket on Oct. 27, 1948. She graduated from Oroville High School in 1967. She married Wayne Turner on June 20, 1970. She died in their home in Okanogan, Aug. 3, 2010 from cancer.
James F. Meese of Oroville passed away July 23, 2010 at his home with family by his side. Jim was born on Nov. 2, 1929 in Rogersville, Mo.
Richard Lee (Buck) Hirst age 67 of Chesaw died on Saturday at home. He was born on May 9, 1943 in Tonasket to parents Dick and Ruth Hirst.
Bud Burse lost his courageous battle against ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) at home on Friday, July 23, 2010 with his loved ones at his side.
Martha Louise Atchison, of Tonasket, died Thursday, July 8, 2010, at North Valley Extended Care, with her family at her side.
Roberta Marie Maple, of Tonasket, died Tuesday, July 13, 2010, at her home, surrounded by her friends and family.
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.