Obituaries

Virgil Elliott

Virgil M. Elliott, a former Federal Way and Kent resident, died May 7 at American Lake Veterans Hospice in Tacoma. He was 79.Born Nov. 3,… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2004

Ashley Taylor-McEwen

Ashley Marie Taylor-McEwen, died May 6. She was 16.She was born June 30, 1987.A celebration of her life was held on May 13 at Cornerstone… Continue reading

  • May 6, 2004

Judiann Hughes

Judiann Evonn Hughes died May 6 in Spanaway. She was 31.She was born May 16, 1972, in Seattle, and grew up in Federal Way and… Continue reading

  • May 6, 2004

Richard Geraghty

Richard (Dick) Geraghty died May 1. He was 82.He was born June 8, 1921, on a farm in Kent. He graduated from Highline High School… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2004

William Ready

William L. Ready died April 29 in Federal Way. He was 76.He was born April 21, 1928 in Genoa, Colo.He was an avid golfer.Survivors include… Continue reading

  • Apr 21, 2004

Charlotte Carney

Charlotte R. Carney died April 13 at Tacoma Lutheran Home. She was 90.She was born Dec. 30, 1913 in Sisseton, S.D., grew up in Veblen,… Continue reading

  • Apr 13, 2004

Clarence Gillespie

Clarence Raymond (Ray) Gillespie died April 13 in Federal Way. He was 78.He was born Dec. 5, 1925 in Independence, Mo. to Clarence and Ethyl… Continue reading

  • Apr 13, 2004

Rodney Lisle

Rodney C. Lisle, a former 25-year resident of the Twin Lakes area in Federal Way, died April 4 in Portland, Ore. He was 74.He moved… Continue reading

  • Apr 4, 2004

Timothy Scott

Timothy Paul Scott, 46, died April 2 in Federal Way, his home of 25 years.He was born May 11, 1957 in Santa Monica, Calif.He was… Continue reading

  • Apr 2, 2004

Edith Wiberg

Edith Jansen Wiberg, who lived for 33 years in the Twin Lakes area of Federal Way, died recently.She was born Aug. 13, 1922 in Seattle.Survivors… Continue reading

  • Apr 1, 2004

Veda Stillwell

Veda Stillwell, a former Tacoma resident, died March 31. She was 78.She was born March 15, 1926 in Tacoma and graduated from Lincoln High School… Continue reading

  • Mar 31, 2004

Terry Parkinson

Terry Lynn Parkinson, a lifetime resident of Auburn, died March 29. He was 39.Born Jan. 23, 1965 in Auburn, he attended Federal Way schools.He worked… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2004

Take Ida Blume

Take Ida Blume, a 47-year resident of Federal Way, died March 13 in Seattle. She was 75.She was born Oct. 31, 1928, in Saitama-Ken, Kawaguchi,… Continue reading

  • Mar 13, 2004

W. Gunner Troxel

W. Gunner Troxel, a longtime resident of Federal Way, died March 9. He was 69.He was born in Sargent, Neb. on Oct. 25, 1934. He… Continue reading

  • Mar 9, 2004

Walter Chenier

Walter Chenier died March 5. He was 72.He was born April 17, 1931 in Darrington to Wilfred Chenier and Anna Christensen. He graduated with a… Continue reading

  • Mar 5, 2004

Janet Woods

Janet Woods died March 4. She was 57.She was born Feb. 15, 1947, in Tacoma, grew up in a military family and in 1971 married… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2004

Daisy Desch

Daisy Desch died March 3 in Federal Way.She resided in the Federal Way area for the past 35 years and worked at Weyerhaeuser for 34… Continue reading

  • Mar 3, 2004

Louise Thomas

Louise M. Thomas died March 2 at her home in Belmor Park in Federal Way. She was 71.She was born in Greenville, S.C.She was an… Continue reading

  • Mar 2, 2004

Dave Verstrate

Dave Verstrate died Feb. 29. He was 65.He was born in Yakima and was a longtime Federal Way resident.Survivors include his wife, Marilyn, of Federal… Continue reading

  • Feb 29, 2004

Richard Packnett

Richard (Dick) E. Packnett, a lifetime resident of Federal Way, died Feb. 19. He was 60.He was born in Tacoma and was a 1961 graduate… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2004