Walter 'Walt' Avery Kelley

Walter (Walt) Avery Kelley, 80, of Tonasket, died peacefully at his home on Nov. 21, 2011 under Hospice care. He was born on Feb. 6, 1931 in Worland, Wyo., to Elmo James and Winnie Pearl Kelley.

A Graveside service will be held on Saturday, July 21, 2012 11 a.m. at the Lower Valley Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 7800 Van Belle Rd., Sunnyside, Wash., with military honors and Father Brook, officiating. A Luncheon will follow the service at the Desert Wind Winery 2258 Wine Country Rd., Prosser, Wash.

The family invites you to please visit the website of Bergh Funeral Service ( to sign the on-line guest book and share your thoughts if desired under “recent obituaries” for Walt Kelley.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Amedisys Hospice of Omak, 800 South Jasmine, Omak, WA 98841 or American Cancer Society at their 24/7 line 1-800-227-2345.

Bergh Funeral Service of Oroville/Tonasket in care of arrangements.