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Robert M. “Bob” Arthur

Robert M. "Bob" Arthur passed away on Sept. 1, 2017 surrounded by his loving family in his home in Moscow. He fought a courageous 2 year battle against cancer, he was 70 years old. Bob was born on April 9, 1947 in Burlington, WA to Gilbert and Shirley Arthur. He was raised in Sedro Woolley, WA graduating from SWHS in 1965. He went on to get his BS degree in Plant Science at Washington State University in 1969. Later that year he joined the Peace Corps where he volunteered in Brazil and became Read more [...]

Jerrold “Jerry” Carlson

Jerrold E. “Jerry” Carlson, of Moscow, died Wednesday August 30, 2017 at Gritman Medical Center in Moscow. He was 86. Jerry was born, May 30, 1931, in Spokane, WA and was adopted by Edward and Helena Carlson. He grew up in Troy and graduated from Troy High School in 1949.  In 1950, Jerry joined the Army as a Paratrooper, and served in the Korean War, and was honorably discharged in 1953. In 1955, he married Norma Nelson, and they later divorced. On February 24, 1961 Jerry married his Read more [...]

Edwin D. “Ed” Morken

Edwin Duane “Ed” Morken of Genesee, died Thursday, August 31, 2017 at Bishop Place Senior Living in Pullman. He was 85. Ed was born to Edwin A. and Cletus Gustafson Morken on October 6, 1931 in Spokane, WA. The family moved to the Genesee farm in 1934. Ed attended all 12 grades in the Genesee School system, graduating from Genesee High School in 1949. His interests in traveling and the lure of the sea and the coastal area, he enrolled as a student at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Read more [...]

Doris N. “Dolly” Starkey

Doris N. “Dolly” Starkey of Pullman passed away Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Bishop Place Assisted Living with her family at her side.  She was 91. Dolly was born December 16, 1925 in Cat Creek, Montana to Charles K. and Thelma M. (Dobson) Duncan.  She grew up and went to school in Malta, MT, graduating there.  After graduation, she moved to California for a short time but returned to Malta to help with her brother who was ill at the time.  She worked for the phone company there and Read more [...]

Cornelia A. Carree

Cornelia A. “Corrie” Carree of Moscow died Friday morning, August 18, 2017 at her daughter’s home. She was 85. Corrie was born in the Netherlands on June 25, 1932 and lived there through World War II in occupied Netherlands. She married Gerradus Carree on February 24, 1953 and immediately immigrated to Winnipeg, Canada where they lived for five years before moving to South Chicago Heights, Illinois. Cornelia was a homemaker and also worked for the Northgate Distributing Company for many Read more [...]

Beulah Glaser

Beulah G. Glaser of Pullman died Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at Regency Senior Living. She was 91. Beulah was born July 13, 1926 in Bovill, ID to Dudley W. and Nellie Ross Hobbs. She grew up and attended school at Bovill where she played basketball. She and Harry Glaser were married in Bovill in 1945. They lived at Troy until 1975 when they moved to Lewiston and to Oxnard, California in 1986. After Harry’s death in 1991, she moved to Troy to be near her son and daughter-in-law, and had lived Read more [...]

Lynn Potratz

Lynn Potratz was born November 3, 1956 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Ronald and Virginia Ware Anderson. She grew up and attended school in Wisconsin, graduating from Menomonee Falls East High School. She then attended Technical College in Wausau to be a Sign Language Interpreter and worked in and around Milwaukee. In 1983 she married Michael Connolly and together had a son, Dustin. They moved to Idaho in the mid 1980’s, first to Hayden and eventually to Troy. They were later divorced. On April Read more [...]

Arlene K. Willenborg Cowin

Arlene Kathryn Willenborg Cowin of Moscow died Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at Gritman Medical Center. She was 66 Arlene was born November 25, 1950 in Cottonwood to John F. and Loretta A. (Seubert) Willenborg. She grew up there, attending and graduating from St. Gertrude Academy. She then enrolled at Lewis-Clark State College Nursing program, graduating as a registered nurse. Arlene also attended the University of Texas – Arlington. She spent most of her nursing career in the Mini-Cassia area, Read more [...]

Marie Hatke

Marie “Granny” Hatke On July 13, 2017 granny passed away peacefully with the love of her life, Ken by her side. Granny was born on December 23rd 1925 to Harry and Sofia (Weidemann) Schaack, in Watertown North Dakota, She was the 5th of 9 children. Granny had to drop out of school during the 8th grade to go to work to help out her family. She worked various jobs, she cooked at Bailey’s in Bovill, worked in the little coffee shop at Rosauers in Moscow, set chokers in the woods and worked Read more [...]

Darlene Everson

Darlene Everson, of Moscow passed away on July 12, 2017 at Gritman Medical Center in Moscow. She was 84. Darlene was born on May 9, 1933 in Aberdeen, South Dakota to Kenneth and Theresa Wamstad. When she was 5 months old her family moved to Parma, Idaho where they farmed. She graduated from Roswell grade school and was salutatorian from Parma High School. She received her B.S. Degree from the University of Idaho in 1955. She married Dale Everson on August 15, 1954. They lived in Buhl, ID, Read more [...]