Arrow-right Camera
The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Rain 42° Rain
News >  Obituaries

Obituary: Pickett, Gerald A.


PICKETT,
Gerald A.

Gerald passed at home after battling aggressive cancer.

He was born in Oregon and lived there for 76 years, then met his sweetie, Elva Phillips, and Moved to Spokane where they were married on November 1, 1997.

He was known for his love for his God, Jehovah, and served him faithfully, to the end.

Gerald had many hobbies which included: painting, collecting rocks and most of all fishing.

He loved spending time with family and friends, and was known for his humor, kindness and love of people.

Between them both, Gerald and Elva have five children and numerous grand and great-grandchildren.


A memorial will be held, Saturday, October 20, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 9622 N. Stevens, Spokane, WA.

There will be a potluck style gathering after the service at the Inland Wildlife Council, 6116 N Market St.

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

Local journalism is essential.

Give directly to The Spokesman-Review's Northwest Passages community forums series -- which helps to offset the costs of several reporter and editor positions at the newspaper -- by using the easy options below. Gifts processed in this system are not tax deductible, but are predominately used to help meet the local financial requirements needed to receive national matching-grant funds.

Active Person

Subscribe now to get breaking news alerts in your email inbox

Get breaking news delivered to your inbox as it happens.