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.
Cecile Barbara Erickson of Oroville passed away suddenly at home on May 2, 2010 at the age of 71.
Dorthy E. Finsen, age 94, of Oroville, died on May 7, 2010 at Oroville. She was born July 29, 1915 in Hays City, Kan. to George and Mary Noel.
Edwin Lewis Buchert was born in Watertown, S.D., June 19, 1918 to Ed and Effie Buchert. He went home to his Lord and God April 10, 2010 at the North Valley Nursing Home.
Arnold Lindbergh Birch was born in Whitetail, Mont. on May 27, 1927, the seventh of Archie and Vera Birch’s ten children.
Rosalie J. Clinkenbeard, 56, of Wenatchee, died Sunday, April 11, 2010, at her home in Wenatchee.
Tommie ‘Bama’ J. Kammeyer passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2010.
Ruby Ruth Wiltz, 99, a life long resident of Washington passed away in Walla Walla, Wash. on Feb. 2, 2010.
Ruby was born in Molson, the fourth of 14 children. She grew up and attended school in Chesaw and Molson.
Heather LeAnn Hockett died on Monday, April 5, 2010 due to an automobile accident.
She was born July 28, 1986 in Oliver, B.C. She spent her childhood years attending school in Portland, Ore. and summer times in Oroville.