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SUNDAY, APRIL 10, 2016

Obituary: Pekala, Joseph Reed

PEKALA, Joseph Reed (Age 67)Joe passed away peace- fully in his sleep on Sunday April 3, 2016 from natural causes. He was born January 11, 1949 in Spokane to Joseph and Lucille (Reed) Pekala. He grew up in the West ...

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Obituary: Phinney, Donna J. (Lucas)

PHINNEY, Donna J. (Lucas) (Age 64)On March 30, 2016, Donna passed away into the gates of Heaven while being surrounded by her closest family members. Her spirit will be carried on by many, but especially by her loving husband of ...

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Obituary: Ratliff, Danette E.

RATLIFF, Danette E. (Coyle) Danette was born at Huntington Beach, CA May 5th, 1959 and passed away March 17, 2016 in hospice care in Spokane, WA. Danette is survived by her husband and best friend - Terrence; sons: Ben and ...

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Obituary: Ruebusch, Daniel E.

Ruebusch, Daniel E. (Age 74) November 17, 1941- Mar 20, 2016 Loving Husband, Father and Papa. Dan is survived by his wife, Sandy of 53 years; daughter, Patricia (Brad) Summers; grand- daughters, Lauren, Hailey and Makena Summers; daughter, Judith (Jeff) ...

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Obituary: Schnell, Joan M. "Jody"

SCHNELL, Joan M. "Jody" (Age 89)Entered into rest April 7, 2016. Born in Portland, OR on November 25, 1926 to John and Fern (Yexley) Beakey. She was raised in Salem, OR and attended Oregon State University where she was a ...

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Obituary: Sheldon, Sandra Rose

SHELDON, Sandra RoseSandra Rose "Sandy" Deseve, age 70, died January 11, 2016 at her home in Lilac Plaza, Spokane. Sandy was born January 20, 1945 at Sacred Heart Hospital to parents Rose and Robert Deseve. She graduated from North Central ...

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Obituary: Singleton, Anthony J.

SINGLETON,Anthony J.Born August 30, 1942, went to be with his Lord on March 21, 2016. Tony was born in Spokane to Alfred and Alice Singleton. He grew up in Liberty Lake, attended Central Valley High School graduating in 1960. He ...

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Obituary: Stopher, M. Jay

STOPHER, M. Jay February 9, 1930- March 29, 2016 Jay was born on February 9, 1930 in Newcastle, WY to Earl and Leota Stopher. Shortly thereafter the family moved to Gillette, Wyoming. In May, 1948, Jay was graduated from Campbell ...

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Obituary: Tinkle, Kathleen Ann "Kathy"

TINKLE, Kathleen Ann "Kathy"Born on September 15th, 1947 in Lansing, Michigan, passed into Eternal Life on March 29th, 2016 in Spokane, Washington, She is preceded in death by her most loving parents' Wayne and Elizabeth Tinkle. As well as, many ...

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Obituary: Uyeji, Fumi

UYEJI, Fumi December 9, 1923- April 5, 2016Born Fumiko Sugikawa on December 9, 1923 in Portland Oregon, Fumi Uyeji passed away on April 5, 2016 in Spokane, WA. While visiting Spokane with her family, Fumi lost her balance fracturing her ...

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Obituary: Van Keulen, Jonathan

VAN KEULEN, JonathanJonathan D. Van Keulen, 31, died April 4, 2016 at his home in Spokane. Jonathan left behind a legacy that will be carried on by his wife, Becky, two young sons, and an expansive group of loved ones. ...

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Obituary: Vernon, Gertrude "Bernice"

VERNON, Gertrude "Bernice" (Age 92)Born April 2, 1923 in Harrington, WA. Her father, Kenneth Judson Whitbeck was a farmer and her mother, Gertrude B. Whitbeck a teacher who later took on the farming. Bernice had four brothers, Frank, Earl, Burt ...

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Obituary: Weston, Florence Marie

WESTON,FlorenceMarie (Age 86)Was enfolded in our Savior's arms on April 5th, 2016 at Holy Family Providence Hospital after a brief illness. She was born to Lee and Inez Conrad in Spokane, March 14, 1930. She is preceded in death by ...

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Obituary: Doud, Jeffery L.

DOUD,Jeffery L.Jeffery L. Doud, 62, of Spokane, WA was received into the loving embrace of Jesus Christ on April 6, 2016. Jeff is survived by his sweetheart and best friend of 43 years, JoAnn (Flett) Doud, ["From the time we ...

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Obituary: Martson, Patsy Ruth

MARTSON, Patsy RuthPatsy Ruth Martson formerly of Moscow, died Thursday, April 7, 2016 at Glenhaven Adult Family Home in Pullman. She was 81.Patsy was born March 24, 1935 at Fairmont, Nebraska to Chris and Alice (Svehla) Martson. The family moved ...

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Sunday Spin 2: Put your hand in the hand…

National news commentators were almost apoplectic Wednesday night when Trump and Hillary Clinton didn’t shake hands before or after the final debate. That was down from two shakes in the ...

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