Ethel was born April 26th, 1935 in San Francisco, California.
She moved to Spokane in 1963 with her husband, three children, one cat, one dog and two garbage cans (the refrigerator had to stay behind).
The most important things to Ethel were her children and grandchildren.
She loved to gamble, play bingo, watch her grandsons play hockey and take her grandkids camping.
Those that knew Ethel will remember her for her “expert” advice and opinions.
For those that were blessed to be in her family, she would give everything to take care of them.
She was so proud of all of her grandchildren and their many accomplishments.
For years, she was involved in youth bowling at Imperial Lanes and coached several high school teams that went to State.
Ethel was preceded in death by her husband Doug.
She is survived by her children Patrick, Doreen (Brent), Gunner (Rolanda), Danny, Greg (Pam) McGiboney, her grandchildren Jennifer (Nick), Richard (Kristy), Jillian, Ryan and great-grandchildren Jaxson and Hunter.
She is also survived by her sisters Sandra (Bob) Lara, Jackie (Jean) Avnel, Patrick (Gale) Reynolds and many nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life is planned for Saturday, April 25th at 2:00 p.m. at the home of Gunner and Rolanda.
She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
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