She was born to Albert and Wilma Hoy on March 14, 1947 in Lusk, Wyoming.
She is survived by her husband, Richard Mewes, two sisters, Mary Rettkowski and Julie Hoy; mother-in-law, Julia Byers; sister and brother-in-law, Sandy and Robert Brewer; one grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be at Riplinger Funeral Home between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Monday, November 11, 2013.
Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at RIPLINGER FUNERAL HOME, 4305 N. Division, Spokane, with Pastor Brice Brewer officiating.
Interment will take place at the Washington State Veteran’s Cemetery at 3:00 PM following the service.