Tessa Lee Dillon Thomas

Tessa Lee Thomas

Tessa Lee Thomas

Tessa Lee Dillon Thomas passed away on the 1st of April, 2020 in Usk, Washington. She was the daughter of Victoria and Lee Dillon also of Usk.

Tess married Colin Thomas in 2010 in Pueblo, Colorado. Colin was an aviation mechanic in the U.S. Navy. They are survived by their three children, Teagen, Shani and Brooklyn.

Tess is also survived by many siblings in Colorado and Washington state. Cause of death continues under investigation.

About Gary DeVon

Gary DeVon is the managing editor of the Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune and celebrated his 25th year at the newspaper in August 2012. He graduated from Gonzaga University with a degree in Communications - Print Journalism, with an emphasis in photojournalism. He is a proud alumnus of Oroville High School. His family first settled in Okanogan County in the late 1800s. His parents are Judy DeVon and the late Larry DeVon and he has two younger brothers - Dante and Michael. Many family members still call Oroville home. He has a grown daughter, Segornae Douglas and a young granddaughter, Erin.