Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Patrick Mark Wright “Shorty”, 65, passed away September 30, 2020 at his home in Rock Springs, Wyoming. He was a former resident of Amboy, Washington and Kenai, Alaska.

In loving memory of Dennis Michael (Mike) Donovan, who embraced life May 16, 1944 - October 2, 2020 when his battle with lung cancer ended at his home in Hockinson, WA.

Karen was born in Portland, Oregon to Harold and Maxine (Best) Rand on January 4, 1946. When she was 15 she gave her life to Christ. She was very shy until she met the Love of her life, Edward (Ed) Linnett and they married on March 6, 1971. They were so blessed to have two children, Jason an…

Jacquelyn (Jackie) A Jones passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Oct. 11, 2020. Jackie was born in eastern Washington on Nov. 22, 1937. She met and married her beloved husband of 63 years, Harold (Hal) Jones in Spokane WA. Survived by husband Hal, three daughters, Becky Schi…

Kathrine M. Taylor Hamburg most recently of Post Falls, ID passed away peacefully in hospice care on September 3, 2020. She was born December 14, 1940 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Corvallis, OR to Raymond “Woody” Taylor and Margaret Hendrix Taylor Rodgers. The family resided in Lobster Vall…

Leonard Lee Dickinson was born July 11, 1935 in La Center, Wash. He passed away September 23, 2020 at the age of 85. Leonard leaves behind his wife of 55 years, Della, at home in La Center, his twin sister Wanda of Vancouver, two daughters, Sandra Clark of La Center and Becky (Roger) Mc Doug…

Martha Ford was born Feb. 22, 1940 in Camas Wash., to Floyd and Helen Israel. She was number five out of seven siblings. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two sisters and a brother.

Our dear loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather was surrounded by his family when he peacefully passed away at home on September 16, 2020 at the age of 80 in Woodland, WA.

Shirley Ann Falk, age 84, of Vancouver, Wash., passed away on September 19, 2020. Shirley was born June 9, 1936 in La Center, Wash. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Falk; parents, Joseph and Mabel Klemmer; brother and sister-in-law Blaine and Marilee Klemmer; and daughter-in…

Timothy E. Janes passed away September 25, 2020. He was born February 7, 1956 in Lawton, Okla.

Richard (Dick) Vernon Harris Sr., 86, died September 12, 2020. Harris was born February 8, 1934, in Mabton, where he lived on a farm with his parents and six siblings. He moved to Battle Ground in 1967 and lived there for 53 years. He enjoyed baseball, spending time with his family, and trav…

Cecil Cornell Rotschy was born on April 5, 1938 in Vancouver Wash., to Edwin and Lillie (Abernathy) Rotschy and lived his entire life of 82 years in Yacolt Wash. Cecil left this world surrounded by his family at his home on September 13th 2020.

Murray “Murph” Falk died peacefully in his home Sunday August 16, 2020. He was born July 24, 1934 in Panama to Margaret and Henry Falk.

Fern was born on Sept. 15, 1928 to Gene and Minnie Fisher of N.D. She grew up on their large farm near Medina. After graduating from high school, she taught school in a one room school house. Fern and her students all rode horses to and from school, where they used a wood stove to stay warm …

Jay was born in Vancouver, Wash., Feb 5, 1965, to parents, Ronald and Patricia Edwards. He graduated from Hudson Bay High school and started driving semi-trucks at age 18. Jay was especially good at learning new skills, a "Jack of all Trades" person, who loved to build and innovate. He liked…

John C Pollard went home to the Lord on August 25, 2020. He was born on February 23, 1963 to Marianne and Lester Pollard. After high school he joined the Marine Corps; it is there that he met his wife Julie. As two Marines together they had a couple baby jarheads Samantha and Benjamin. For 3…

Wilho John Myllymaki passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at the age of 92. He was born May 18, 1928 in New Ipswich, N.H., the son of August & Nannie (Pajari) Myllymaki.

Our wonderful sister, aunt, and friend, Cathy Andrell, passed away August 22, 2020 at OHSU Hospital in Portland, Ore., at the age of 64. Cathy had been fighting autoimmune liver disease for several years. We were hopeful for a liver transplant and did not expect to lose her so soon. Cathy wa…

Viola Marie Stenlund died Aug. 16, 2020. She was born June 8,1924, in Lacenter, Wash., to parents David and Fiina Pavola.

Betty Jean Ford was born near Chehalis, Wash., and was the youngest of three children to William and Clara (Joost) Ford. The family moved to Vancouver, Wash., when Betty was a baby; then on to the Battle Ground, Wash., area where her father had a dairy farm. In 1947 they moved again, this ti…

Frank was born Sept. 15, 1930 in Leipsic, Ind., to Norman and Fay Johnson. The second of five children, Frank was preceded in death by his infant son, Benjamin, mother and father and brother LaRue. He is survived by Janet, his wife of 61 years; son, Scott; daughter, Molly Bruley; nine grandc…

Jeffrey Stanley Wanzek passed away with family by his side Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, affirming, in his words “it was a good life, I wouldn’t want to be anyone else”. His passing befell at Ray Hickey Hospice in Vancouver Wash., after an eight-month battle with esophageal cancer.

Our precious son, brother, grandson, and uncle went to heaven on August 10th, 2020 at the age of 16. He was born on September 4, 2003 in Vancouver, WA., to John and Jana Halme.

The sparkling eyes and hearty laughter of Ronald Lee McKee (81) was extinguished Monday Aug 3, 2020 in Vanc. Wash. He died of a massive brain bleed/complication of diabetes.

Julia Lee Norton passed away quietly surrounded by family and love on August 7, 2020 in Vancouver, Wash., at the age of 75.

Frank Alvin Brown Jr., 92, of Woodland, Wash., passed away on August 8, 2020 at the Community Home Health & Hospice in Vancouver, Wash.

Jimmie Leroy Olson was born in Fergus Falls, Minn., to Frank and Lily Olson, July 14, 1938, and passed away on August 10, 2020.

Trudy Marie Moore, born March 12, 1951 to Edward Eugene Hahn and Juanita Elizabeth Kelly, passed away in Battle Ground, Wash., on May 14, 2020. Trudy was a strong, independent and innovative mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

Lewis 'Louie' Raymond passed away July 14, 2020 at age 85. Lewis was born Oct. 3, 1934 in Bell, Calif., to Albert and Martha Raymond.

Carolina Jasso Reynolds passed away unexpectedly at Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center on July 30, 2020 in Vancouver Washington at the age of 74.

Bernice Rhodes, 89, died Sunday morning due to injuries received in a single car accident on Old Pup Creek Road. She was born in Dublin, Texas April 19, 1931, to Owen J. and Bertha Massingill.

George H. Wiebold was born Feb. 19, 1922, to Harry and Wilma Wiebold in Hillsboro, Ore. The family moved to Vancouver a few years later. George attended Washington and Shumway schools.

Jean Martha Tanninen was born in Fredonia, N.D., to William and Mayme Homola May 23, 1936. She was the ninth of twelve children and had a simple and happy childhood.

Bette Mongillo, 90, passed away on July 4, 2020. Preceded in death by her husband, John Mongillo.

Clyde Wayne Simonson, 73, was born Oct. 14, 1946, and passed away July 7, 2020. He was born in Hancock, Mich., to Charles and Lillian (Simula) Simonson and was the oldest of 10 children.

Betty Fay Kunze, loving wife, mother and grandmother went home to be with her Savior, whom she faithfully served, on July 6, 2020, at the age of 91. She was born 4th of six siblings in Redlands, Calif., on January 6, 1929, to parents John and Alma Anglin.

Diane "Dinah" Ek, 77, went peacefully to heaven July 9, 2020, with her children gathered around her. Dinah was born Aug. 1, 1942, in Hancock, Mich., to William and Effie (Simula) Erickson. She married Douglas John Ek July 31, 1965, and they raised a family of 13 children. They made their hom…

Derral Dean Mosby of Ridgefield, Wash., was born Aug. 29, 1955, in Cottage Grove, Ore. He died July 1, 2020, in Ridgefield, Wash.

Marion Winter O’Donnell was born to Henry and Nana Winter on September 21, 1937 in Eufaula, Ala., and died July 4, 2020 in Vancouver, Wash., at the age of 82.

George Gaylord “Pete” Keith Jr., was born July 16, 1930. On June 16, 2020, our wonderful, funny, irreverent, loving husband, dad, grandpa and great-grandpa made his journey to heaven.

Edith and her twin, Ethel were born to Ida and Hiram Mizener in Cleveland, N.D. She married John Olson in 1947, and had four children. They moved to Washington in 1952, where they raised chickens on their farm in Hockinson. Edith enjoyed camping at the coast, clamming, fishing and traveling …

Deena J. Van Dyke (Chadderton), age 65, passed away peacefully with her daughters by her side, June 20, 2020. She was born April 19, 1955 in Longview, Wash., to Charles and Ettanell Chadderton. Deena was raised in Rose Valley and graduated from Kelso High School in 1973. For many years Deena…

Ruth Elizabeth (Pekkala) Kaski, 92, passed away June 20, 2020, at home in Battle Ground, Wash. She was born Aug. 25, 1927, in Highland Park, Mich., to Emil and Tyyni Pekkala. Ruth married Virgil Kaski in 1950, in Detroit, Mich.