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JENAE MARIE PAPE-MILLER Jenae Pape-Miller born Nov.3, 1963 passed away on Sept. 13,2018. She grew up in Gig Harbor (WA) and graduated from Gig Harbor HS in 1981. She earned a Para-Legal certificate at the Univ. of San Diego. After operating a travel business in Federal Way (WA) she moved to Chelan where she raised her two boys and helped run the family business. Helping new brides plan their wedding day was especially rewarding. The salt of the earth, she taught others to work hard, be generous to a fault, and never give up. She loved her dog Luci, had a huge heart and never met a stranger. Her boy's friends called her "Mamma Jenae." Her greatest accomplishments include getting her pilot's license, skydiving in honor of nephew Kyle and being a mother. Jenae was preceded in death by her father, Eugene K. Pape, Grandpa and Grandma Pape, Grandma Riley, Aunt Diane Pape and loving Nephew Kyle Pape. She is survived by her loving boys Chad & Ty Miller of Chelan (WA); mother & Step-dad Carmen & Steve White of Longview (WA); sister Jessica Kershner (Jon) & niece Lucy of Renton (WA); brother James Pape (Jeanette) & niece Jennifer Pape of Port Orchard (WA); nephew Chris Pape (Ashley) nephew Austin & niece Emma of Gig Harbor (WA) numerous family and friends. A Celebration of Life will be held on Jenae's birthday, November 3, 2018 at Peninsula Baptist Church, 6127 38th Ave NW, Gig Harbor (WA) at 1pm. Cremation was done under direction of Precht Rose Chapel, Chelan, WA. As an avid supporter of domestic violence victims Jenae asked that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Omak Support Center, PO Box 3639, Omak, WA. 98841.
Pub Date: 10/18/2018
John "Butch" Douglas McDaniel, Jr John "Butch" McDaniel, was born January 20, 1970 and passed away October 12, 2018. In celebration of his visitation will be from 6-8pm Thurs. Oct 25, 2018 at Personal Alternative 749 Central Ave N Kent WA 98032 and continue from 11am until time of funeral service at 12Noon Fri Oct 19,2 018 at Bethlem Baptist Church 4818 E Portland Ave Tacoma, WA 98404. Complete obituary at
Pub Date: 10/18/2018
Randy Lee McGuire Age 60, of Sumner, WA passed away Friday morning, October 12, 2018 in Everett, WA. He was born March 8, 1958 in Vancouver, WA. He is survived by his wife Christina, 4 Children, 6 Grandchildren, and 8 Siblings. A Memorial Service will be held at a later time and date.
Pub Date: 10/18/2018
Susan Y. May Age 81, passed away peacefully, with family at her side, in Gig Harbor, WA, on October 4, 2018. She was born in Seattle, WA (her mother in labor on the ferry from Southworth) on August 21, 1937 to Basil and Jesse Yeatman. She is deeply loved and will be missed by her family and friends. Services for Susan will be announced at a later date. She graduated from Silverton Union High School in 1955 and attended the University of Oregon, where she was an active member of the Alpha Chi Omega Sorority. She worked as a flight attendant for United Airlines before leaving work to become a homemaker to her two daughters, Katherine and Angela, and later, loving grandmother to Chris and Alex. Susan is survived by her daughter Katherine May (Chuck Gnegy), grandsons Chris Davies (MeeJee Davies) and Alex Davies (Laila Caspersen-Andresen), daughter Angela May (Matthew Stevens), granddaughter Ashley Stevens, and her beloved cat, Sparky. The family suggests remembrances be made to a cause close to Susan's heart, the Gig Harbor Senior Center (C/O Active Retirement & Senior Club at 8502 Skansie Ave, GH, WA 98332).
Pub Date: 10/18/2018
Marilyn Dorothie Walton January 23, 1945 - October 18, 2012 Remembering you, my wife and best friend. When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a timeless treasure. I will treasure your love for an eternity. Your loving and grateful husband, James
Pub Date: 10/18/2018

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