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Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Barbara Ellen (Schwartz) Meixner
After a lifetime devoted to music and to family and friends, Barbara Ellen (Schwartz) Meixner died peacefully in her Davis, California, home, on Oct. 6, 2021, after a brief but brave battle with cancer. She was 79.Barbara's wide-ranging musical activities included piano performing... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2021.
Benjamin Thomas "Tom" Carlile
Benjamin Thomas "Tom" Carlile, age 69, passed away unexpectedly on Oct. 13, 2021, in Spokane, Washington.Tom was born on Sept. 19, 19, 1951 in Columbus, Georgia, to James and Betty (Vandevender) Carlile.Tom grew up in Pasadena, Maryland. He married Diane Adams in 1973. They had three... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2021.
Cathleen "Cathy" Mae LeCaire
Cathleen "Cathy" Mae LeCaire, age 61, a longtime resident of Colville, Washington, passed away on Oct. 11, 2021, at her Colvillehome, surrounded by her family. Cathy was born on March 17, 1960, in Colville, the daughter of Donald Frank and Charlotte (Pierce) Olmstead. She was raised... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2021.
Gerald Frederick Marco
How do you begin to tell the full scope of a life well lived? There's love, loss, challenges, triumphs and all the mundane moments that truly matter at the end. This isn't the full story, but a short tale that hopefully helps you know a man.Gerald Frederick Marco, "Jerry" or "Marco"... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2021.
Mildred Teresa Sheehan
Mildred Sheehan of Colville, Washington died Oct. 10, 2021, at her home in the company of two of her children.Mildred Teresa Shelter was born Oct. 14, 1923, in Rochester, New York, to Walter and Martha (Kehrig) Shelter. She married Robert Sheehan in Rochester on Aug. 8, 1942. The... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2021.
Alice Ann Stevens
With heavy hearts we mourn the loss of Alice Ann Stevens. Born to Grant and Bertha Pry in Chewelah, Washington, and raised with brothers, John Pry and Alvin Pry, both of Spokane, Washington. Alice is survived by her husband of nearly 40 years, Martin Stevens, with whom she raised... Read More
Heritage Funeral & Cremation
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2021.
Marianna "Jean" Mix Thompson
Jean's beautiful spirit and her great sense of humor flew across the sky on her way to Heaven on Aug. 22, 2021. Jean was born March 25, 1924, in Stamford, Connecticut, to Ralph Hooker Mix and Ina Thresher Mix. Jean was the third of four children born to her parents. She was preceded... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2021.
Diana Carol Wold
Diana Carol Wold, a longtime area resident, passed away peacefully in Kettle Falls, Washington, on Oct. 1, 2021, with her loving daughter and granddaughter by her side. She was born in Medford, Oregon, on Oct. 27, 1944, to Vernon and Mildred (Scott) Clement.Diana was born and raised... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 19 to Oct. 20, 2021.
Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Levonne Fae Blackman
Levonne Fae Blackman, affectionately known to many as "Grandma B," age 94, a longtime resident of the Colville and Kettle Falls, Washington, communities, passed away on Sept. 25, 2021, in Colville, due to complications of COVID.Levonne was born on Dec. 30, 1926, in Olivet, South... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 5 to Oct. 6, 2021.
Boyd Hampton Carlson
A joyful and emotional celebration of life was held for Boyd Hampton Carlson on a perfect summer evening at the home of Dinah Le Carlson on what would have been Boyd's 84th birthday. Boyd passed away on Aug. 17, 2021, from an accident that occurred the prior day as he was doing what... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 5 to Oct. 6, 2021.
Delvin Fay Hill Jr.
Delvin Fay Hill, Jr, (J.R.) age 57, a resident of Spokane, Washington, passed away on Sept. 21, 2021, at his home. J.R. was born on Jan. 21, 1964, in Colville, Washington, the son of Delvin and Sharon (Parker) Hill. He was a 12-year senior of Colville High School and graduated in... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 5 to Oct. 6, 2021.
Richard Keith Lembcke
Richard Keith Lembcke was born on May 3, 1953. He was later adopted by Richard and Gladys Lembcke and they made their home on Long Alec Creek in Curlew, Washington. Later, a sister, Carolyn, was also adopted and the family was complete.Keith loved his childhood spent playing with... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 5 to Oct. 6, 2021.
Darrell Allen Winslow
Darrell Allen Winslow, age 85, a 39-year resident of Colville, Washington, passed away on Sept. 10, 2021, in Colville.Darrell was born on March 10, 1936 ,in Salem, Oregon, the son of Arthur William and Lilli Bertha (Tabor) Winslow.He spent most of his youth on a farm near the small... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Oct. 5 to Oct. 6, 2021.
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Fernando Mickey Montgomery
Fernando Mickey Montgomery, age 30, a 26-year resident of Kettle Falls, Washington, passed away on Sept. 20, 2021, at his Kettle Falls home. Fernando was born on Jan. 14, 1991, in Sand Point, Idaho, the son of Mickey Gene and Yolanda (Quero) Montgomery.He moved at the age of 3 with... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
Shirley Patburg
Longtime resident, Shirley Patburg of Chewelah, Washington, passed away on Sept. 19, 2021, at the age of 84. Shirley was born Oct. 21, 1936, to Clisby and Edithe Robinson in Roosevelt, Utah. Shirley met her wonderful husband, Wesley Patburg, in Colville, Washington, and then married... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Chewelah
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
Fredrick Carl Petersen
Fredrick Carl Petersen passed away peacefully on Sept. 21, 2021.  He was born in Twin Falls, Idaho, on Feb. 5, 1942, the youngest of 6 boys. Fred was preceded in death by his parents, Louie and Opal; first wife, Linda Petersen; brothers, Clarence, Glen, Vern and Dale.  He is survived... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
William Lloyd Small
William (Bill) Lloyd Small went home to his heavenly family on  Sept. 20, 2021, at the age of 99.He was the last surviving member of his family.He was born  Sept. 1,1922, in Elkhart, Kansas, to Sherman Curtis Small and Grace Pearl  (Craver) Small; he was the third of six children... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
Arlyn N. Sowards
Arlyn N. Sowards was born to George and Melvina Sowards on July 29, 1933, in Manassa, Colorado, the youngest of six children - five brothers and one sister.    He spent his early years learning to be a rancher and farmer on his father's farm. He became an accomplished horseman, later... Read More
Lauer Funeral Home
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
Joan Ann Urhausen
Joan Ann Urhausen passed away unexpectedly at her home in Kettle Falls, Washington, on Sept. 12, 2021.  Joan was born in Pasco, Washington, on April 27, 1938, to Clarence and Gladys Pratt.Joan was one of six children. Her father was a logger and the family moved often in her youth... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
George "Papa" Lesley Welch
George "Papa" Lesley Welch of Addy, Washington, passed away too soon on Sept. 17, 2021, in Chewelah, Washington. He was born in Portland, Oregon, on June 19, 1944, to Lesley and Doralee (Nixon) Welch. Doralee later married Arthur Erickson, who became a strong father figure to George... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Philip Fredrick Farr
Philip Fredrick Farr, 84, entered Glory on Sept. 8, 2021. Born June 8, 1937, in Sweetgrass, Montana, Phil grew up in Lewistown, Montana. Following graduation from Flathead High School in Kalispell, Montana in 1955, he entered the Navy serving as a submarine sonar operator for three... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 21 to Sep. 22, 2021.
Tommy Gene Lotz
Tommy Gene Lotze, (Tom), was born May 21, 1957, in Colville, Washington, to Jack Melvin and Beverly Joan (Weaver) Lotze.He was the oldest of four children and the big brother to Patty, Gary, and Denise. He grew up and lived his entire life in Stevens County. Tom passed away unexpectedly... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 21 to Sep. 22, 2021.
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Lucinda "Cindy" Sue Alexander
Lucinda "Cindy" Sue Alexander, age 73, a 50-year resident of the Colville and Evans areas of Washington, passed away on Sept. 2, 2021, in Ellensburg, Washington. She was born on Aug. 15, 1948, in Macomb, Illinois, the daughter of Lewis Edwin and Frances (Hughbanks) Robinson.Cindy... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 14 to Sep. 15, 2021.
Alta Arline Byington
Alta Arline Byington, age 86, a 57-year resident of Colville, Washington, passed away on Sept. 8, 2021, in Colville.  Alta was born on Aug. 31, 1935, in Homedale, Idaho, the daughter of Arthur and Rosa (Dines) Thompson.She spent most of her childhood on the move with her family as... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 14 to Sep. 15, 2021.
Evelyn Lucille Hoover
Evelyn Lucille (Palm) Hoover, age 86, passed away Sept. 8, 2021, in the loving care of Hospice House with her family by her side. Evelyn was born to Louella and Edward Palm on March 29, 1935. She met the love of her life, Daniel Hoover in 1955, and they married Aug. 27, 1955. Evelyn... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 14 to Sep. 15, 2021.
Darrell Allan Learn
Darrell Allan Learn was born on March 21, 1940, in Cherry Hill Township, Pennsylvania, to James and Hazel (Gibson) Learn. At age 6, his family moved to Eastern Washington state where he would grow up working on farms, hunting and fishing with his father.While in school, Darrell played... Read More
Weddle Funeral Service
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 14 to Sep. 15, 2021.
Lance Del Lehman
Lance Del Lehman, age 55, a longtime resident of Northeast Washington, passed away on Sept. 6, 2021, in Spokane, Washington. Lance was born on Nov. 2, 1965, in Colville, Washington, the son of Gary Del and Joyce Elaine (Deaver) Lehman.He was raised in Kettle Falls, Washington, and... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 14 to Sep. 15, 2021.
Barbara Irene McBride Anderson
Barbara Irene McBride Anderson passed away peacefully on Sept. 5, 2021, with her loving family beside her. She was born on May 10, 1937, in Tacoma, Washington, to Florence (Schumiller) and Floyd Johnstone.Barbara was also raised in Tacoma, growing up and attending school there. When... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 14 to Sep. 15, 2021.
Inez Claire Shong Somerlott
Our Mom, Inez Claire Shong Somerlott, passed away Friday May 28, 2021...shortly after her 87th birthday.Mom was preceded in death by two sons: Baby Dennis in 1966 from SIDS and her eldest son, Jerry, who passed away July 9, 2020, after an intense fight with cancer. She is survived... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 14 to Sep. 15, 2021.
Eddie Gene Weilep
Eddie Gene Weilep, a lifetime area resident, passed away on Sept. 9, 2021, in Colville, Washington. He was born on Aug. 10, 1957, in Colville to Robert and Audrey (Sell) Weilep.Eddie was raised in Northport, Washington, where he attended elementary and high school. Eddie was a gifted... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 14 to Sep. 15, 2021.
Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Michael Blackman
Mike Blackman, son, husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather passed away quietly and peacefully on Aug. 25, 2021, in Colville, Washington. Mike was born 73 years ago on Jan. 9, 1948, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the son of Robert D Blackman and Levonne Fae (Gillette) Blackman... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Darrel Wayne Dixon
Darrel Wayne Dixon went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Aug. 27, 2021 in Colville, Washington. Darrel was born in Enid, Oklahoma, to Reece and Marlene Dixon on Jan. 26, 1954. He was later raised by Reece and Virginia Dixon.They lived in Washington state for awhile until his... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Laura May Hastings
Laura May Hastings, age 89, a 53-year resident of the Colville, Washington, area passed away on Aug. 24, 2021, at her home and surrounded by family. Laura was born on May 3, 1932, in Roseburg, Oregon, the daughter of John and Mary (Rentonin) Haverinen. She began grade school in... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Abdon Herrera
Abdon Herrera, born May 10, 1935, the son of Jose Rufina Greago, passed away on Aug. 26, 2021, at home.He was adopted by Theodor and Amilia Herrera at a later time. He retired from Boeing and McDonnell Douglas in 1999.He was also a barber in Roswell, New Mexico, for several years... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Gerald "Jerry" George Talk
Gerald George Falk, known as "Jerry," passed away on Aug. 18, 2021, in Colville, Washington.He was born in Casper, Wyoming, on Jan. 21, 1938, to Dorothy and Ray Falk.His siblings were Tom, Charlotte and Dora Gay.He married Dorris McCammant on Sept. 24, 1960.Their children are Tad... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Josephine "Jo" Timmering
Josephine "Jo" Timmering, age 85, a five- year resident of Colville, Washington, passed away peacefully at her home on Aug. 26, 2021. Jo was born on Sept. 13, 1935, in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of Forest and Alice (King) Cummings.She was raised in St. Petersburg, Florida, where... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Kathryn Ann Twinn
Kathryn Ann Twinn passed away peacefully on Aug. 18, 2021, in Colville, Washington, at the age of 60. She was born Feb. 14, 1961, in Burley, Idaho. Mother of two sons, Richard Mettler Sr. and Michael Twinn. Grandmother of five grandsons, one granddaughter, and one great-granddaughter... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Chad Eric Vincent
Chad Eric Vincent passed away on July 9, 2021, in Phoenix, Arizona, due to complications during a dental procedure. He was born in Astoria, Oregon, in November of 1975 to Rodney and Helen Vincent.As a child, Chad grew up in the country in Daisy, Washington, where he attended school... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Marie Louise (Harris) Harriman
Marie Louise (Harris) Harriman passed away July 30, 2021, from a short battle with cancer with family at her side. She lived in Lincoln, California.Marie was born in Colville, Washington, on March 23, 1958. She attended local schools and graduated from Colville High School.After living... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 24 to Aug. 25, 2021.
Michael J. Kaelber
Michael J Kaelber was a 12-year senior from Kettle Falls High School. After graduating, he joined the Army where he had tour of duties in Germany and Vietnam.He earned many medals, including the Bronze Star.During his tours, he came in contact with Agent Orange which led to two battles... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 24 to Aug. 25, 2021.
Richard "Dick" Swanson
Born June 2, 1941 in Spokane, Washington, Richard "Dick" Swanson passed away March 13, 2020, after a long battle with colon cancer. He was preceded in death by his wife Carole (Jedel) Swanson and parents Arthur F. Swanson and Doris (McClerg) Swanson. Dick grew up throughout Eastern... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 24 to Aug. 25, 2021.
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Shawn Russell Crandall
Shawn Russell Crandall died Aug. 2, 2021, at his home on Deep Creek.Shawn was born Nov. 1, 1970, to Gary and Jan Crandall of Northport, Washington. Shawn grew up in Northport and Spokane, Washington. He attended Spokane Junior Academy, Upper Columbia Academy and graduated from Mead... Read More
Riplinger Funeral Home & Crematory - Spokane
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 17 to Aug. 18, 2021.
Mary Lucy Gonzalez
Mary Lucy Gonzalez, a resident of Colville, Washington, passed away on Aug. 12, 2021, in Colville at the age of 76. Mary was born on July 23, 1945, in Hanford, California, the daughter of Frank Santos and Lucy (Miranda) Gonzalez. Mary was raised in Corcoran, California, and left... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 17 to Aug. 18, 2021.
Sherman George Thomas
Sherman George Thomas was born Nov. 8, 1948, in Chewelah, Washington, to Robert R. Thomas and Anna C. Thomas. He lost his fight against brain cancer on July 26, 2021, at the Booker Rest Home in Dayton, Washington. He peacefully went to sleep in his bed.Sherman attended school in Colville... Read More
Hubbard-Rogg Funeral Home
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 17 to Aug. 18, 2021.
Wednesday, August 11, 2021
Betty Lou (Edgerton) Fox
Betty Lou (Edgerton) Fox, a long term resident of Kettle Falls, Washington, passed away July 30, 2021. Betty was born on Sept. 16, 1927, in Wichita, Kansas, to Vernon and Florence (Keefouer) Edgerton. Howard and Betty, high school sweethearts, exchanged vows on April 11, 1947, after... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
Angeline Regina Allen
Angeline Regina Allen, a long time resident of Montana, passed away on July 24, 2021, in Colville, Washington. Angeline was born on Nov. 1, 1941, to Mike and Elizabeth (Houlk) Hoerner in Columbia Falls, Montana. Angeline grew up in the Columbia Falls area where she met the love of... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
Debra "Debbie" Ann Rutledge
Debra "Debbie" Ann Rutledge, a longtime resident of Colville, Washington, passed away on July 29, 2021, in Clarkston, Washington, following the sudden onset of liver failure. Debbie was born on March 8, 1962, in Auburn, Washington, the daughter of Donald Loren and Ila Muriel (Holm)... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
Eugene "Gene" Ralph Spring
Eugene "Gene" Ralph Spring, a 52-year resident of the Evans, Washington, area passed away on Aug. 2, 2021, at his home. Gene was born on Sept. 3, 1932, in Ballantine, Montana, the son of Ralph Henry and Rintha Etta (Kaiser) Spring. Gene left home early to work and begin supporting... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 10 to Aug. 11, 2021.
Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Louise Katharine Bunn (Ringer)
Louise Katherine Bunn passed away peacefully on July 21, 2021, in Colville Washington. She was born Louise Katherine Ringer in Potlatch, Idaho, on July 8, 1926.Louise married Dick Warren on March 13, 1945, and lived a short time in Palouse, Washington, before moving to Spokane, Washington... Read More
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory - Colville
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
Grant Harsin
Grant Harsin passed away at home on July 19, 2021, in the care of his wife, Mary, and stepdaughter, Jill Mosby.We had wonderful guidance with Hospice and "Always Caring" groups.Grant was born in Newberg, Oregon, on Nov. 28, 1940. His parents were Harold and Gladys (Cox) Harsin. They... Read More
Published in The Statesman Examiner from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2021.
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