July 8, 1995 in City
Fern Wicknick Wapato, Wash.
Memorial service for Fern (Shute) Wicknick, 85, will be at 3 p.m. today at Unity Church of Truth in Spokane. Keith and Keith Funeral Home in Yakima is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Wicknick, who was born in Coeur d’Alene, died June 7.
She was a former longtime Spokane resident and moved to Wapato in 1993.
She had worked as a key punch operator for Potlatch Lumber Co.
Mrs. Wicknick’s survivors include two sons, Dick Shute of San Leandro, Calif., and Dale Shute of Yakima; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Carol Hanson Spokane
Memorial service for Carol J. Hanson, 46, is set for 11 a.m. today at Holy Cross Lutheran Church. Burial will precede at Greenwood Memorial Terrace. Riplinger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Hanson died Monday from cancer.
She was born in Wolf Point, Mont., and had lived in Spokane for more than 28 years.
She was a volunteer for Holy Cross Lutheran Church.
She is survived by her husband, Robert Hanson; three daughters, Cindy Carrigan of Kennewick, and Kimberly Kazmark and Amy Hanson, both of Spokane; her mother, Irene Braaten of Kalispell, Mont.; four sisters, Linda Dybwad, Anita Day, Connie Taylor and Renee Best, all of Spokane; two brothers, Reuben and James Braaten, both of Kalispell; and one granddaughter.
Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Cross Lutheran Church.
William Farrell Spokane
Graveside service for William R. “Bill” Farrell, 84, will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Fairmount Memorial Park. Ball and Dodd-North is in charge of arrangements.
Born in West Frankfort, Ill., Mr. Farrell died Wednesday.
He moved to Spokane from Illinois 60 years ago.
During World War II he worked at the aluminum plant in Mead as a crane operator. He then worked for the City of Spokane as a truck driver for 10 years.
He also operated apartment houses in Spokane for 40 years, until 1976.
Mr. Farrell was a member of Park Heights Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Mildred Farrell; one daughter, Alice Sidlow of Spokane; one son, Richard Farrell of Port Orchard, Wash.; one brother, Kenneth Gore of Great Falls, Mont.; one sister, Beulah Moore of Galesburg, Ill.; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Mildred ‘Mickey’ Grimsrud Spokane
Private family inurnment for Mildred “Mickey” Grimsrud, 94, will be held. Hazen and Jaeger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Grimsrud, who died Thursday, was born in Nebraska.
She was a department store buyer for The Crescent, and had worked for Mahlon Rucker in the Davenport Sports Shop.
A 68-year Spokane resident, Mrs. Grimsrud was a member of Valley Fourth Memorial Church, Delta Gamma Sorority and Alumni Association, St. Luke’s Hospital Auxiliary and the Sons of Norway.
Her husband, Abner Grimsrud, died in 1973.
She is survived by two nieces, including Betsy Campbell Inman of Colville, Wash., and seven nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to Rockwood Manor Health Care Renovation Fund or Shriner’s Hospital for Crippled Children.
Anna Briggs Spokane
Private cremation service for Anna Muriel Briggs, 88, will be held. Riplinger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Briggs, who died Wednesday, was born in Shreveport, La.
She worked for Sears in California for 30 years and moved to Spokane 25 years ago.
She is survived by nephews and nieces, including Wanda Flory of Worley, Idaho.
Leslie Garner Colville, Wash.
Service for Leslie Ann Garner, 16, will be at 2 p.m. today at the Colville United Methodist Church. Cremation will follow. Danekas Funeral Chapel in Colville is in charge of arrangements.
Born in Colville, Miss Garner died Monday from injuries received in an automobile accident.
She was a junior at Colville High School.
She is survived by her father and stepmother, Joel and Patty Garner of Colville; her mother, Debbie Garner of Colville; two stepbrothers, Garry Howes of Colville and John Howes of Tacoma; her grandparents, Bob and Naomi Palm of Northport, Wash., Norm and Georgia Garner of Colville, and Bob and Geneva Irwin of Oroville, Wash.; and two great-grandmothers, Norine Hill and Ida Heritage, both of Colville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mount Carmel Hospital Intensive Care Unit Fund or Stevens County Ambulance Fund.
Cecil Hunter Spokane
Graveside service for Cecil C. Hunter, 93, is planned for 11 a.m. today at Fairmount Memorial Park. Hazen and Jaeger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Hunter, who died Tuesday, was born in Micaville, N.C., and moved to Spokane in 1926.
He had worked for Spokane and Eastern Bank and was manager of the security branch of Seattle First National Bank when he retired.
He was a member of First Baptist Church, and was active in Spokane Indians Booster Club.
Mr. Hunter played semi-professional baseball in the 1920s in Spokane.
He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Inez Hunter; two sons, Cecil Hunter Jr. of Spokane and Robert Hunter of Stockton, Calif.; one daughter, Marilyn Endsley of Spokane; eight grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church.
Edna Caldwell Spokane
Memorial service for Edna Viola Caldwell, 75, is set for 1 p.m. today at Riplinger Funeral Home.
Mrs. Caldwell, who died June 27, was born in Rathdrum, Idaho.
She was a homemaker and had lived in Spokane for more than 50 years.
She is survived by three daughters, Lois Salo of Clarkston, Wash., and Donna Kee and Joyce Caldwell, both of Spokane; three sisters, Velma Thomas of Spokane, and Violet and Carol Trainer, both of Wapato, Wash.; two brothers, Walt Bailey of Spokane and Raymond Bailey of Springfield, Ore.; 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Spokane Humane Society.
LaDelle M. Frye Spokane
Service for LaDelle M. Frye, 59, will be at 1 p.m. today at Hennessey-Smith Funeral Home with burial to follow at Fairmount Memorial Park.
Mr. Frye, who was born in Columbus, N.D., died Wednesday.
He had lived in Spokane for 40 years and worked at Betts Fuel Company for 24 years.
Mr. Frye is survived by his wife of 31 years, Tina Frye; two sons, Lewis Frye and Thomas Serafini, both of Spokane; two daughters Tina Lajeness of Deer Park and Mary Serafini of Spokane; two sisters, Cherry Terrell and Jearldine Zerbe, both of Spokane; and nine grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Myrna Adams Spokane
Private family inurnment will be held for Myrna Lynn Adams, 55. Riplinger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Born in Spokane, Mrs. Adams died Tuesday.
She graduated from North Central High School and was a homemaker.
She was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars 1435 Auxiliary.
She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Willard Adams; four sons, Chuck, Brian, Rick and Ken Adams, all of Spokane; one sister, Jackie Stone of Spokane; one brother, Larry Knuth of Bellevue, Wash.; and five grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society.
Sophia Klundt Spokane
Graveside service for Sophia Klundt, 100, is set for 1 p.m. today at City View Cemetery in Pasco. Ball and Dodd Funeral Home-South is in charge of arrangements.
Miss Klundt, who was born in Braddock, N.D., died June 28.
She moved to Pasco in 1903 and to Spokane when she was 18. In Spokane she attended business college and was a bookkeeper for Western Pine and Atlas Tie in Coeur d’Alene before retiring in 1955.
She was a member of First Baptist Church.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Muriel Cline Spokane
Service for Muriel F. Cline, 82, is set for 1 p.m. today at Hazen and Jaeger Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Greenwood Memorial Terrace.
A lifetime Spokane resident, Mrs. Cline graduated from Hillyard High School and Deaconess School of Nursing.
She died Wednesday.
She worked as a private nurse for two years, and then worked in pediatrics and the obstetrics delivery room at Deaconess Hospital. She was also a homemaker.
She was a member of Deaconess School of Nursing Alumni Association, Hillyard Senior Center, and the American Association of Retired Persons.
Her husband, Robert Cline, died in 1985.
She is survived by three daughters, Fran Kihara, Roberta Pedersen and Phyllis Daum; two sons, Delbert Cline and Lowell Cline; 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hillyard Senior Center.
Patricia Cunningham Spokane
Service for Patricia M. Cunningham, 44, will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Holy Cross Cemetery Mausoleum. Hazen and Jaeger Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Cunningham, who died June 24, was born in Spokane.
She graduated from Rogers High School and was a certified nurses aide for 20 years. She worked at Good Samaritan Care Center in Greenacres for 15 years.
Mrs. Cummingham was a member of Valley Fourth Memorial Church.
She is survived by her husband of 23 years, Daniel Cunningham; and two brothers, Walter and Ernie Bowen, both of Spokane.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Spokane.
Josephine Clements Spokane
No service will be held for Josephine A. Clements, 80, at her request. Ball & Dodd Funeral Home-South is in charge of cremation.
Born in New Meadows, Idaho, Mrs. Clements died Monday.
She was a homemaker and had lived in Spokane for 55 years.
Her husband, William Clements, died in 1992.
She is survived by three daughters, JoAnn Crossman of Winnemucca, Nev., Susan Laing of Seattle and Donna McDonald of Olympia; six grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.
Carl ‘Sarge’ Lewis Spokane
Service for Carl W. “Sarge” Lewis, 80, is set for 2 p.m. Sunday at First Free Methodist Church. Hazen and Jaeger Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Born in Deer Park, Mr. Lewis died Tuesday.
The longtime Spokane resident retired from the Great Northern Railway after 30 years. He also was retired from the Army Reserve.
He was a member of First Free Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Renoldis Lewis; two sons, Philip Lewis of Lynnwood, Wash., and Paul Lewis of Spokane; one daughter, Carol Steele of Spangle, Wash.; one brother, Donald Lewis of Spokane; six grandchildren, three stepgrandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Youth For Christ.
Patrick Marley Spokane
No service will be held for Patrick L. Marley, 49, at his request. Hazen and Jaeger Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Marley, who was born in Tacoma, died July 1.
He and his wife, Linda, moved to Spokane in 1982 from Antioch, Calif. They moved to Deer Park and he worked at Star Lanes Bowling Alley. He had also worked at Colonial Bowl.
Survivors include his wife of 23 years, Linda; two sons, Gary Marley and Scott Marley, both of Spokane; his mother, Darlene Gibson of San Antonio, Texas; two brothers, John Marley of Tumwater, Wash., and Charles Gibson of San Antonio; and one sister, Barbara Bagunh of Auburn, Wash.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Spokane.
Agnes Dede Spokane
Funeral Mass for Agnes M. Dede, 93, was held Thursday at St. Charles Catholic Church with burial at Holy Cross Cemetery.
Mrs. Dede, who died Sunday, was born in Terre Haute, Ind.
She worked at The Crescent department store for many years.
She had lived in Spokane since 1943 and was a charter member of St. Charles Parish. She was a member of the Third Order of St. Francis.
Her husband, Joseph Dede Sr., preceded her in death.
She is survived by one son, Joseph Dede Jr., of Ketchikan, Alaska; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and two great-greatgrandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Poor Clare Nuns.
Solomon Kurle Spokane
Service for Solomon R. Kurle, 87, was held Friday at New Vision Free Lutheran Church. Burial was at Spokane Memorial Gardens.
Born in Eureka, S.D., Mr. Kurle died Monday.
He was a truck driver for a lumber by-product company, and served as a deacon at New Vision Free Lutheran Church for several years.
He had lived in Spokane for 55 years.
Mr. Kurle’s wife, Erna, died in 1989.
He is survived by three sons, Milo Kurle of Federal Way, Wash., and James and John Kurle, both of Spokane; one sister, Erna Feuhrer of Leola, S.D; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.