Obituaries for January 2013

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Daniel Patrick Boyl

Dayton, Washington

Daniel Patrick Boyl of Dayton died Dec. 28, 2012, at about 6 p.m. surrounded by his wife, daughters and sons-in-law. A memorial will be held to celebrate his life Jan. 3, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the Dayton Seventh Day ...

Mary Louise Tompkins

Mary Louise Tompkins passed from this life to her eternal home on Thursday, December 27 at the age of 89. She will be greatly missed. She was born to Louise Emily Marie Blanc and Leonce A. Chabre at St. Mary ...

Ray W. Partin

Ray W. Partin, longtime Milton-Freewater resident, passed away December 28th after a battle with brain cancer. Our good Lord saw he wasn’t able to get better so he took him home. Funeral services will be Friday, January 4, 2013 at ...

JoAnn Schirmer

JoAnn DePriest Schirmer past away at home December 21, 2012. JoAnn was known to most of her friends as Jody. Jody was born November 12, 1930, in Longview, Washington. Her parents were Virginia Dee Fagan and Kenneth Jackson DePriest. Jody ...

Walter Johnson, Jr.

Walter (Walt) Johnson 77, of Kennewick, passed away peacefully on Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at his residence. Born in Portland on July 15, 1935, to Walter and Mary (Irby) Johnson he lived most of his life in Kennewick and Walla ...

Eileen Frances McClenny

Eileen Frances McClenny passed away at Providence St. Mary Medical Centeron Dec. 30, 2012. She was born on July 5, 1920, in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, to Alexander J. and Lona Eva Pearson Touraille. Eileen attended Idaho area schools and graduated ...

Betty Jo Zier

Betty Jo Zier, 86, passed away Dec. 27, 2012, at Park Manor Rehabilitation Center in Walla Walla. Betty was born in Walla Walla on April 20, 1926, to James and Elberta (Cummings) Chapman. Betty attended Walla Walla Public Schools and ...

Eugene N. Soper

Eugene N. Soper, 87, passed away Jan. 2, 2013, at Providence St. Mary Medical Center from bronchial pneumonia. He was born Oct. 7, 1925, in Pomeroy, to John and Ethel Benson Soper. He attended local area schools, Whitman College and ...

Muriel K. Edwards

Beloved mother of Jeremy Edwards, Walla Walla, precious sister and friend to Norma Zug, Walla Walla, treasured aunt to Cynthia Witherspoon, Walla Walla; Judith Steele, Oklahoma City; Lee Zug, San Francisco; Kimberly Jones, Sandy, Utah; Susan Watkins, El Dorado Hills, ...

Walter Johnson, Jr.

Memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Mueller’s Chapel of the Falls, 314 W. 1st Ave., Kennewick. Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Benton-Franklin Humane Society or ...

Betty B. Slaybaugh

Betty B. Slaybaugh, 96, and longtime resident of Pomeroy, passed peacefully into the arms of our Lord on Dec. 26, 2012, at the Life Care Center in Kennewick near her daughter, Linda Tucker. Betty was born Aug. 2, 1916, at ...

Dorothy Holmes

Dorothy was born in Milton on Dec. 15, 1918. She died in Everett, Wash., on Jan. 7, 2013. Dorothy is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Diane and Merwin Harstad of Everett; her granddaughter and her husband, Leslie and Anders ...

Esther Cutler

Esther LaVonne Cutler of Swea City, Iowa, more recently of Starbuck, passed into the presence of her Savior on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, surrounded by her beloved family. LaVonne was born May 28, 1929, to John Albert Swanson and Marie ...

Mary Kathryn Ballou

Mary Kathryn (Kay) Ballou passed away on Jan. 5, 2013, in Mount Vernon, Wash. She is survived by her daughter, Deanna Ballou Jensen and her husband, Jim, of Beaverton, Ore.; her son, David Lee Ballou and his wife, Arden, of ...

Darrell Hanan

Duane Darrell Hanan of Milton-Freewater passed away Jan. 3, 2013, at his home at the age of 82 years. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the Munselle-Rhodes Funeral Home Chapel, 902 ...

Wilma R. Jones

Lifelong Walla Walla resident Wilma R. Jones, 88, passed away Jan. 9, 2013, at her grandson’s home surrounded by family. Wilma was born Oct. 25, 1924, in Walla Walla to Otto and Pearl Scheider. She graduated from Walla Walla High ...

Richard Dean Seibel

Richard Dean Seibel, 76, went to be with his Lord on Dec. 22, 2012, at his home in College Place. Richard was born in Milton on Jan. 12, 1936, to John H. and Darlene R. LeFore Seibel. Richard grew up ...

Daniel E. Wood

Lifetime area resident, Daniel E. Wood, 78, passed away December 22, 2012, at Regency at The Park, 420 SE Myra Road, College Place, Washington. Dan was born November 7, 1934, in Walla Walla, to Francis and Mabel Horney Wood. Although ...

Chris Wheeler

Chris Wheeler was born on a farm near Freewater, Dec. 30, 1927, to Virgie and Charles Wheeler. That is where he met the love of his life, Mildred Pitzer. They were married in Milton-Freewater on Dec. 23, 1949. Together they ...

Wilma Jean Davidson

Wilma “Willie” Jean Davidson, 86, passed away Jan. 6, 2013, at Washington Odd Fellows Home, Walla Walla. Willie was born Aug. 5, 1926, in Foster, Mo., to Warren and Montie (Barnett) Thomas. She has lived in the Walla Walla area ...

Richard Bradley-Lemirand

Walla Walla resident Richard Bradley-Lemirand passed away Jan. 9, 2013, at Walla Walla General Hospital after an extended illness. He was 70 years old. Richard was born Feb. 17, 1942, in Troy, Mich., and relocated in 1969 to Washington state, ...

William Thomas McKeown III

Dad's Prayer... God, there is somebody knocking on your door tonight and I thought I would give you a little heads up on this guy. He is my dad and he is the absolute strongest and most honorable man I ...

Colleen Smith

Colleen Smith, 85, a resident of Wheatland Village, died on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013. She was born in Walla Walla on April 10, 1927, to the late Ralph and Mildred Dysart Huff, and the wife of Wilbur G. Smith, who ...

Ethel Joscelyn

Walla Walla – Ethel “Nell” Joscelyn, 84, passed away January 10, 2013, at Washington Odd Fellows Home, 534 Boyer Avenue, Walla Walla, Washington. Nell was born June 21, 1928, in Columbia Falls, Montana, to Thomas and Barbara Loeffler Wiles. She ...

Herberta F. Weis

Herberta F. “Bert” Weis of Boise and formerly of Walla Walla passed away Jan. 13, 2013, at the Valley View Life Care Center in Boise at the age of 89 years. Funeral services will be Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at ...

Lawrence Gehlhausen

Lawrence “Larry” Gehlhausen, 73, passed away Jan. 11, 2013, at the Providence Hospital in Portland. A recitation of the Rosary will be held in Larry’s honor Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at 6 p.m. at the Herring Groseclose Funeral Home . ...

J. Frank Munns

J. Frank Munns was born to J. Francis Munns and Mary Ninetta Bergevin Munns at St. Mary’s Hospital in Walla Walla. He was their only son and he joined four older sisters: Nydia Jane (Mrs. Harold Oliver), Nadine (Mrs. Gene ...

James R. Badgett Sr.

James R. “Jim” Badgett Sr., Milton-Freewater, passed away Jan. 7, 2013, at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle at the age of 80. Services will be Jan. 18, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the Munselle-Rhodes Funeral Home in Milton-Freewater with Pastor ...

Roger Bergstad

Roger was born in Sacramento, Calif., to Verna and Clayton Bergstad. He attended school in California and Colorado before settling in the Walla Walla Valley. Roger earned his G.E.D, joined the U.S. Navy and was honorably discharged in 1976. He ...

Dona Little Wolf

It was a bloody good life: Dona Little Wolf was born to Jack and Margaret Corner in Wychitella, Victoria, Australia on March 8, 1923. Jack, so happy to have his first child, stopped at a few pubs on his way ...

Robert Hallatt

Robert Hallatt, 89, passed away January 14, 2013, at Wheatland Village, 1500 Catherine Street, Walla Walla, Washington. He was born March 26, 1923, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada to Walter Russell and Geraldine Mae Lindsay Hallatt. Spending most of his early ...

Kevin Lee Heisey

Former Walla Walla resident Kevin Lee Heisey, age 40, died Dec. 5, 2012, in Sun City, Ariz. He was born Sept. 15, 1972, in Walla Walla to parents Gary and Kay (Cunnington) Heisey. He attended Prospect Point grade school, Garrison ...

Bernice J. Gradwahl

Bernice J. Gradwahl, 92, died Tuesday morning at home. Bernice was born in Bellingham, Wash., daughter of Charles G. and Emma C. “Legbandt” Jensen. She graduated from Bellingham High School and worked as a bookkeeper for Old Empire Brewery Distribution ...

Ramiro Leija Armijo

Ramiro Leija Armijo, age 60, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, at his home. He was born on June 15, 1952, in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. He is survived by his wife, Maria De Lourdes Leija; four loving children, ...

Richard J. Johnson

Dick was born in Ellisford, Wash., to J. A. “Jack” and Sarah Johnson on Sept. 29, 1923. He passed away on Jan. 14, 2013. He was born and grew up in the Tonasket-Omak area in North-Central Washington and served in ...

Harold Monroe Cantrell

Harold Monroe Cantrell of Swan Lake, Mont., passed away on Jan. 2, 2013. Harold will be forever loved and remembered for the wonderful stories he told, the way he lived his life and the joy he found in every day. ...

Lawrence Gehlhausen

Lawrence (Larry) Gehlhausen, 73, of Walla Walla passed away peacefully at Providence Portland Hospital on Jan. 11, 2013. Waiting to greet him are his sister, Corky; his brother, Bill; his brother-in-law, Bob; and his parents, Albert and Nora Gehlhausen. Larry ...

Carol M. Lyon

Carol M. Lyon of Milton-Freewater passed away Jan. 19, 2013, at her home at the age of 72 years. Funeral services will be Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at 11 a.m at the Bethel Baptist Church in Milton-Freewater with Pastor Jeff ...

Lawrence Gehlhausen

The Rosary was recited on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at 6 p.m. at the Herring Groseclose Funeral Home, 315 W. Alder, Walla Walla, with Sister Helen Mason officiating. The memorial funeral Mass will be on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at ...

James Giles, Jr.

James was born in Walla Walla to Cliff and Sharon Giles. He graduated from Walla Walla High School in 1979. He was a regular patient of Shriners Hospital in Spokane where he underwent 17 separate surgeries throughout the first 16 ...

Shirley Gwendolyn McEachern

Shirley McEachern, Walla Walla and former Milton-Freewater resident, passed away January 18, 2013 of heart failure. Shirley died peacefully at Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla. She was 82. Shirley was born in San Francisco, California on August ...

Darrold A. Willimas

It is with deep sorrow to announce that Darrold A. Williams, 39, passed away on Jan. 11, 2013, at Dayton General Hospital. He was born on March 23, 1973, in Boise, son of the late Dwight “Bud” Lloyd and the ...

Dean Angell

Dean Angell, a longtime Walla Walla farmer, died Friday, Jan. 18, at Providence St. Mary Medical Center. He was 82. Dean was born Nov. 4, 1930, in his family’s home near Whitman Mission, the son of Verda and Robert L. ...

Ola Mae Locke

Ola Mae Locke, formerly of Milton-Freewater, passed away on Jan. 19, 2013, in Post Falls, Idaho, at the age of 79 years. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at the Munselle-Rhodes Funeral ...

Robert W. Almvig

Robert W. Almvig 91, passed peacefully on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at Park Manor. He was born in Tacoma, March 1, 1921, and graduated from Stadium High in 1939. He served as a radio technician for the army in World ...

Katherine Louise Mitchell

Katherine Louise Mitchell, 47, passed away at her home in Walla Walla, after a long battle with breast cancer. Katherine was born Aug. 13, 1965, in Tacoma. Her parents are Fred and Marcia Dummler Mitchell. She attended Walla Walla area ...

Katherine Louise Mitchell

Katherine Louise Mitchell, 47, passed away at her home in Walla Walla, after a long battle with breast cancer. Katherine was born Aug. 13, 1965, in Tacoma. Her parents are Fred and Marcia Dummler Mitchell. She attended Walla Walla area ...

Robert Beck

Who was Rob Beck? What was his real essence, his real “Rob-ness”? Rob was a person who was hard to pigeonhole. He did not fit easily into a simple description. He was complex. He was unique. He had an infectious ...

Barbara F. Van Yserloo

Barbara F. Van Yserloo of Walla Walla died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at her home with her husband, Ron, by her side. She was 71. The Rosary will be recited Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at 7 p.m. at Herring Groseclose ...

Marcelle H. Miller

Marcelle H. Miller, 89, passed away January 23, 2013, at Regency at The Park, 420 SE Myra Road, College Place, Washington. She was born August 3, 1923, in Bellingham, Washington, to Paul J. and Adah Oliver Holm. On July 13, ...

John Stacey

Longtime Walla Walla resident, John Stacey, 88, passed away January 20, 2013, at Providence St. Mary Medical Center, 401 W. Poplar, Walla Walla, Washington. John was born January 19, 1925, in Picher, Oklahoma, to Seab and Selma Cameron Stacey. In ...

Julia A. Borgers

Longtime resident Julia A. Borgers passed away January 22, 2013, at her home in Walla Walla, Washington. She was born February 25, 1931, in Rugby, North Dakota, to Elmer and Katherine Sheet Mergenthal. The family moved to Kent, Washington in ...

Cathy Ann Allessio

Cathy Ann Allessio/Jamie Corn, 64, was born to Frank and Lottie Allessio at St. Mary’s Hospital, she resided in Spokane. She enjoyed playing bingo, crafting jewelry and shopping. She is preceded in death by her parents; sister, Elaine Lindsey; brother, ...

Donald Earl Lacey

Master Sgt. Donald Earl Lacey, retired U.S. Air Force, 79, of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., entered into Eternal rest Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at Fort Walton Beach Medical Center. Donald was born in Aberdeen, Wash., on June 14, 1933, the ...

Elton Fenno

Elton Fenno was born Nov. 27, 1919, on Thanksgiving at home to Cora Blachford Fenno and Elton Earl Fenno Sr. in Dickey, N.D. He grew up on the farm with his parents and eight siblings. Growing up during the Great ...

Floyd L. Schmitz

Floyd L. Schmitz, 96, of Walla Walla died peacefully at home on Jan. 20, 2013. Services were held on Jan. 25, 2013, at Mountain View Cemetery, where he was laid to rest next to his late wife, Helen. Father Tyler ...

Merry Louise Ferguson

Merry Louise Norcott Ferguson of Milton-Freewater passed away Jan. 27, 2013, at her home. Memorial services will be Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Christ the King Lutheran Church in Milton-Freewater with Rev. Rebecca Hendricks officiating. Private interment ...

Wilma O. Blumhagen

Wilma O. Blumhagen of Milton-Freewater passed away Jan. 27, 2013, at the Heritage House Assisted Living in Milton-Freewater at the age of 97 years. Memorial services will be Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at 2 p.m. at the Munselle-Rhodes Funeral Home ...

June Cummings

Born on June 22, 1925, in Spokane, and passed away peacefully on Jan. 26, 2013, in Walla Walla, at Park Manor Rehabilitation Center. She was the last of 16 children born to Ellis and the 3rd child of Francis Cruger. ...

Barbara F. Van Yserloo

Barbara F. Van Yserloo of Walla Walla died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at her home with her husband, Ron, by her side. The Rosary will be recited Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at 7 p.m. at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home, 315 ...

Bernadine Towne

Bernadine Towne, Weston, passed away Jan. 27, 2013, at Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, at the age of 88 years. Funeral services will be Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at 10 a.m. at the Munselle-Rhodes Funeral Home Chapel ...

Janice Wyatt Anderson

Janice Wyatt Anderson passed away on Jan. 24, 2013, on Vashon Island, Wash. She was born on March 29, 1949, in Fresno, Calif., to Capt. Vernon and Lillian Wyatt. In 1956, the family moved to a farm near Basin City, ...

Darlene DeCoria

Darlene DeCoria (Granny D) was called to her Heavenly home surrounded by the love of her family on Jan. 28, 2013. She was born July 14, 1946, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to Beryl and Lillian Stone. She later moved to Washington ...

Marcia Kyle Helfer

Marcia Kyle Helfer, 88, of Fort Smith, Ark., died Jan. 27, 2013, in Fort Smith. At the request of the deceased, there will be no services. Private inurnment will take place in the Memory Garden at Mountain View Cemetery in ...

Charlie Bass

In Loving Memory We love and miss you, Theresa and family

John C. Bennett

In Loving Memory Love, Mom

Marcelle H. Miller

We would like to express our gratitude and appreciation to the kind and caring doctors and staff at Garrison Creek Lodge, Regency at The Park, Providence St. Mary Medical Center, Walla Walla Community Hospice, and staff at Mountain View- Colonial ...

Daniel P. Boyl

Dayton

Daniel P. Boyl, 75, died Dec. 28, 2012 at his residence in Dayton. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Professional Funeral Directors and Crematory, 2112 S. Second Ave., Walla Walla.

Karen Christensen

Everett

Former Walla Walla resident, Karen Elizabeth Ward Parkes Christensen, 70, died in her home in Everett, Wash. Arrangements are pending at Purdy & Walters with Cassidy, 1702 Pacific Ave., Everett, Wash.

Russell E. Martin

WALLA WALLA — Russell E. Martin, 56, died Jan. 2, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Funeral Home.

Dorothy H. Coffenberry

WALLA WALLA — Dorothy H. Coffenberry, 92, died Dec. 31, 2012, at Wheatland Village, 1500 Catherine Street. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

Mary L. Jones

WALLA WALLA — Mary L. Jones, 81, died Jan. 1, 2013, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Funeral Home.

Eugene N. Soper

WALLA WALLA — Eugene N. Soper, 87, died Jan. 2, 2013, at Providence St. Mary Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Herring Funeral Home.

Dorothy O'Connell

DAYTON — Dorothy O’Connell, 95, died Jan. 2, 2013, at Booker Rest Home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Funeral Home.

Glen F. Greenway

PORTLAND — Former Walla Walla resident Glen F. Greenway, 87, died Jan. 2, 2013, at Portland Health & Rehabilitation. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

DonaEll Barnett

ANCHORAGE — DonaEll Barnett, 85, died Dec. 24, 2012, in Anchorage, Alaska. Graveside service is pending.

Menard Lewis Wokwitz

WALLA WALLA — Menard Lewis Wolkwitz, 99, died Jan. 3, 2013, at Park Manor Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

Robert Walker

CARMICHAEL — Former Milton-Freewater resident Robert “Bob” Walker, 85, died Dec. 27, 2012, in Carmichael, Calif. Services pending .

Opal O. McLees

ISSAQUAH — Former area resident Opal O. McLees, 101, died Dec. 31, 2012, at her home in Issaquah, Wash. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

Darrell Hanan

MILTON-FREEWATER — Darrell Hanan, 82, died Jan. 3, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

Wilma Jean Davidson

WALLA WALLA — Wilma “Willie” Jean Davidson, 86, died Jan. 6, 2013, at Washington Odd Fellows Home Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

Daniel L. House

Daniel L. House, 51, died Jan. 2, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

Codi Turax

WALLA WALLA — Codi Ellen Turax, 48, died Jan. 4, 2013, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Professional Funeral Directors.

Herman W. Biggers

COLLEGE PLACE —Herman W. Biggers, 89, died Jan. 7, 2013, at Regency at The Park. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

Dona Little Wolf

COLLEGE PLACE —Dona Little Wolf, 89, died Jan. 6, 2013, at Eagle Springs. Arrangements are pending at Herring Funeral Home.

E. LaVonne Cutler

STARBUCK — E. LaVonne Cutler, 83, died Jan. 8, 2013, at her daughter’s home. Arrangements are pending at Hubbard-Rogg Funeral Home.

Betty J. Whitney

RICHLAND — Walla Walla resident Betty J. Whitney, 81, died Dec. 30, 2012, at Kadlec Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

W. Thomas McKeown

WALLA WALLA — W. Thomas McKeown, 78, died Jan. 10, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Funeral Home.

Richard Bradley

WALLA WALLA — Richard Bradley, 70, died Jan. 9, 2013, at Walla Walla General Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

Donald Tokas

WALLA WALLA — Donald Tokas, 76, died Jan. 10, 2013, at Washington Odd Fellows. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

James R. Badgett

SEATTLE — Milton-Freewater resident, James R. “Jim” Badgett, 80, died Jan. 7, 2013, at Harborview Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

Wilma R. Jones

WALLA WALLA — Wilma R. Jones, 88, died Jan. 9, 2013, at the home of her son. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

J. Frank Munns

SAN FRANCISCO — Former Walla Walla resident J. Frank Munns, 69, died Jan. 9, 2013, at his home in San Francisco. Arrangements are pending at Herring Funeral Home.

Colleen Smith

WALLA WALLA — Colleen Smith, 85, died Jan. 10, 2013, at Providence St. Mary Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Herring Funeral Home.

James C. Giles Jr.

WALLA WALLA — James C. Giles Jr., 52, died Nov. 29, 2012 in Walla Walla. Memorial celebration will be held at a later date.

Herberta F. Weis

BOISE — Former Walla Walla resident Herberta F. “Bert” Weis, 89, died Jan. 13, 2013, at Valley View Life Care Center. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

Nell Joscelyn

WALLA WALLA — Ethel “Nell” Joscelyn, 84, died Jan. 10, 2013, at Washington Odd Fellows Home. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

Glen Isley

PORT ORCHARD — Former Milton-Freewater resident Glen Isley, 99, died Jan. 11, 2013, at Port Orchard Life Care Center. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

Cynthia Ruth Hiatt

SPOKANE - Walla Walla resident Cynthia Ruth Hiatt, 55, died on Jan. 12, 2013, at Providence Holy Family Hospital in Spokane. Services will be at a later date.

Barbara F. Van Y serloo

WALLA WALLA — Barbara F. Van Y serloo, 71, died Jan. 15, 2013, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Darrold Williams

DAYTON — Darrold Williams, 39, died Jan. 11, 2013, at Dayton General Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Hubbard-Rogg Funeral Home.

Carl W. Hoilman

SELAH — Carl W. Hoilman, 45, died Jan. 14, 2013. Valley Hills Funeral Home, Yakima is in charge of arrangements.

James Andrew Hill

SPOKANE — Hermiston resident James Andrew Hill, 59, died Jan. 15, 2013, at Providence Holy Family in Spokane. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

Richard J. Johnson

SEATTLE — Walla Walla resident Richard J. Johnson, 89, died Jan. 14, 2013, at Harborview Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Bernice Gradwohl

WALLA WALLA — Bernice Gradwohl, 92, died Jan. 14, 2013, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Ramiro Leija Armijo

WALLA WALLA —Ramiro Leija Armijo, 60, died Jan. 16, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

John Stacey

WALLA WALLA — John Stacey, 88, died Jan. 20, 2013, at Providence St. Mary Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

Ola Mae Locke

POST FALLS — Former Milton-Freewater resident Ola Mae Locke, 79, died Jan. 19, 2013, in Post Falls, Ida. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

Magdaline Richter

MILTON-FREEWATER — Magdaline Richter, 86, died Jan. 20, 2013. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

Ramon Zaragoza

COLLEGE PLACE — Ramon Zaragoza, 63, died Jan. 19, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Elton Fenno

WALLA WALLA — Elton Fenno, 93, died Jan. 21, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Floyd Schmitz

WALLA WALLA — Floyd Schmitz, 98, died Jan. 20, 2013, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Robert W. Almvig

WALLA WALLA — Robert W. Almvig, 91, died Jan. 18, 2013, at Park Manor Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements are pending.

Julia A. Borgers

WALLA WALLA — Julia A. Borgers, 81, died Jan. 22, 2013, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

Magdaline Richter

MILTON-FREEWATER — Magdaline Richter, 86, died Jan. 20, 2013. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

Marcelle H. Miller

COLLEGE PLACE —Marcelle H. Miller, 89, died Jan. 23, 2913, at Regency at The Park. Arrangements are pending at Mountain View - Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla.

Jackie L. Marks

MILTON-FREEWATER — Jackie L. Marks, 62, died Jan. 26, 2013. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes

Duane Larson

COLLEGE PLACE —Duane Larson, 72, died Jan. 27, 2013, at Eagle Springs. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Wilma O. Blumhagen

MILTON-FREEWATER — Wilma O. Blumhagen, 97, died Jan. 27, 2013, at Heritage House. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

Bernadine Towne

WALLA WALLA —Weston resident Bernadine Towne, 88, died Jan. 27, 2013, at Providence St. Mary Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

Merry Ferguson

MILTON-FREEWATER — Merry Ferguson, 84, died Jan. 27, 2013, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Munselle-Rhodes.

June Arlene Cummings

WALLA WALLA — June Arlene Cummings, 85, died Jan. 26, 2013, at Park Manor Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Elizabeth Darlene DeCoria

Prescott resident Elizabeth Darlene DeCoria, 66, died Jan. 28, 2013, at Providence St. Mary Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Jerald Slay

WALLA WALLA — Jerald Slay, 54, died Jan. 29, 2013, at Park Manor Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Barbara Thompson

WALLA WALLA — Barbara Thompson, 66, died Jan. 29, 2013, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Verl Alonzo Gunter

WALLA WALLA — Verl Alonzo Gunter, 90, died Jan. 29, 2013, at Washington Odd Fellows Home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Kathryn Webb

COLLEGE PLACE —Kathryn Webb, 89, died Jan. 29, 2013, at Eagle Springs. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Robert Hartwell

WALLA WALLA — Robert Hartwell, 61, died Jan. 30, 2013, at Park Manor Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.

Joan Patterson

WALLA WALLA — Joan Patterson, 83, died Jan. 31, 2013, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Herring Groseclose Funeral Home.