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November 7th, 2014

Joseph Samuel Black

November 7, 2014

Joseph Samuel Black passed away on October 29, 2014 in Colville. He was born the son of Edward and Gladys (Nagle) Black on May 2, 1941 in Deer Lodge, MT.
Gladys and stepfather George Black, raised Joe in the Butte, MT area where he attended school. After graduating from high school, Joe was employed at several mines in the Butte area, including the Berkeley Pit. He also worked for Harkins Dept. store and was a well-known sewing machine salesman and repairman.

Ira Boggess

November 7, 2014

Ira “Ike” Boggess, 92, of Lynnwood, , passed away on Oct. 18, 2014.
He was born Oct. 28, 1921 in Colville, the son of the late George and Carrie Boggess. He was the second youngest of eight siblings, including three brothers and four sisters. He left home at 18, joined the Navy and served in both the European and Pacific Theatres during World War II. He took part in the D-day Invasion at Normandy in 1944.

Everett Grimm

November 7, 2014

Everett Edward Grimm, 100-years-old of Addy, passed away Oct. 29, 2014. The son of Clara E. (Couch) and Harry Alvin Grimm, he was born October 25,1914 in Fairfield, ID.
Everett’s family left Fairfield, ID in 1920 and moved to Richland, WA. At age 12 he started to play his guitar at dances with his parents. Everett attended Grade School and High School in Richland. He enjoyed swimming, and ice skating.

October 29th

Bill Fox

October 29, 2014

Jason Titmus

October 29, 2014

Born July 23, 1978, Jason Todd Titmus passed away suddenly and way too soon on Oct 18, 2014 in Big Sky, Montana.
Jason is survived by his parents, Caroline and Terry Titmus; his brothers, Joshua, Jennifer and their sons, William and Dakota of Kettle Falls; Braden, Jennifer and their children, Kolee and Connor, Colville; his fiancée, Eva Ocvirk of Slovenia, and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Brenda McLean

October 29, 2014

Brenda Mae McLean, 55, passed away September 25, 2014 at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, MO. She was born August 4, 1959, in Colville to Ronald and Shyla (Byrd) McLean.
She was preceded in death by her parents and uncles, Stanley McLean and Irvin McLean.
She loved taking care of her yard and listening to the wind chimes.
She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Brenda is survived by her partner, Mary Stauffer, Licking, MO; brother, Randy (Janiece) McLean, Evans; sister, Shannan (Jeff) Hughes, Evans, a niece, and nephews.

Virgil Davis

October 29, 2014

Virgil Walter Davis, age 95, passed away in Colville on Oct. 15, 2014. He was born on Oct. 26, 1918 in Oregon City, Oregon, the son of Walter and Edna (Lundblad) Davis.

October 17th

Lyle Rex Tadlock

October 17, 2014

Lyle was born on Nov. 8, 1927 in Burley, ID. to William Leslie and Virgie Judd Tadlock. Lyle was the youngest of five children: Wendell, Thelma, Roy, and Glenda.
After graduation from Burley High School, Lyle began a four year career in the Army Air Corps. Although trained to be an Air Traffic Controller, Lyle spent most of his WWII career in Germany and France driving supplies and mail to desperate soldiers and surviving civilians.

Alice Green

October 17, 2014

Surrounded by children and grandchildren, on Oct. 1, 2014, Alice Fay Green departed this life for her Heavenly home during her last stay at Valley General Hospital. Alice succumbed after a long and courageous battle with multiple medical issues. Her most recent residence was Spokane Valley, where she resided the last few years.

Mildred (Skip) Alice Swope

October 17, 2014

Skip was born in Helena, Montana, in 1920 to Clarence and Opal Glasscock, the oldest of five. As a child, she and her family traveled frequently following the crops from California to the North West. She graduated from Coeur d'Alene High school in 1938 and went on to a vocational school in Weiser, ID where she acquired the nickname "Skipper." With no plans after school she followed some friends to St. Maries, ID, where she met William Lou Swope and was married May 3, 1941. Shortly after meeting, Bill lovingly shortened her nickname to "Skip."

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