Gerda Francika Valero passed away unexpectedly July 30, 2020.
Richard “Rick” Nelson, 68, passed away Jan. 15, 2021 at his home. He was born on Aug. 6, 1952, to Elna and Jim Nelson, at St Peter’s Hospital. He died in the same house that he had lived in his entire life.
Dawn Denise Solomon Kipp passed away from the effects of chronic alcoholism Jan. 20, 2021, at Puget Sound Nursing Home in Olympia, Wash. She was 58 years old. Dawn was born Dec. 2, 1961, in Yakima, Wash., and was the daughter of Lyman Solomon and Ida Solomon Everroad.
Waldamae (Deedie) (Myhre) Uptegrove went home to her Savior Jesus Christ, Dec. 28, 2020. She was born on her uncle's homestead at Alpha, Wash., Sept. 29, 1932, to John and Flora Bender.
A wonderful father and friend, Donald Goodrich, 92, was called to our Lord Monday, Dec. 28, 2020. He passed away peacefully at home. Don was born Oct. 19, 1928, in Bakersfield, Calif. He was a loving husband, father of five, grandfather of 14, and great-grandfather of 19.
Gyneth Susan Ingalls Balfour, 100, who was passionate about family history and genealogy, died Jan. 8, 2021. Susan was born Oct. 6, 1920, to Guy G. and Myrtle Bunker Ingalls on Fords Prairie near Centralia, Wash. The oldest of three sisters, she grew up on Lincoln Creek and in Galvin, Wash.,…
Roger Duane Gore, 57, was born at Madigan Army Medical Center Dec. 17, 1963, to Duane and Helen Gore. He passed away unexpectedly the evening of Dec. 25, 2020, at Madigan Army Medical Center.
With deepest sorrow, we share the sudden tragic death of a treasured daughter, sister, granddaughter, niece, cousin, and the truest friend one could ever hope to have. Cheyenne was born June 8, 1994, at Samaritan Hospital in Moses Lake, Wash., to Mark Miller and Francine Waters. She left thi…
Richard, or Lee as he was known by, was born to Richard C. Lininger and Lavella K. Rice in Tacoma, WA on October 11, 1943. Lee died November 13, 2020 at St. Peter’s Hospital Olympia, WA.
Wendy L. Berry (Snyder) passed away Oct. 19, 2020, at St. Peter Hospital in Olympia. Wendy was born Jan. 3, 1966 at K.I. Sawyer Air Force Base in Sands, Michigan, to parents Phillip and Loretta Snyder.
Love of my life, best friend and husband to Jody Avega; father to Tacha Avega-Sala, Trysten Avega, Trinity Avega and Taylar Avega; grandfather to Thales Tauala; son of Luavi'i Avega Sr., Rick and Verna Shaffer, and Judy Gillihan; brother to Sale Avega, Aiulu Avega, Fetu Avega (preceded in de…