Emma was born March 4, 1929, in Columbia, Utah, and died Sept. 14, 2005, at her home in Burien after a courageous battle against lung cancer.

She was the beloved wife of George for 45 years; loving mother of Janet (Dave) Jenness, Patricia (Mike) Prosser and Kathleen Wipperfurth; grandmother of Phillip, Jayme, Hayden, Emilia and Daniel; and sister of Carrie (Richard) Dunham. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and close friends.

A Vigil service was held Sept. 19, 2005, at Bonney-Watson Parker Chapel, Burien. A Funeral Mass was held Sept. 20, 2005, at St.

On Sept. 25, 2005, Frances passed away. She was born in Canada on Oct. 10, 1917, and became a U.S. citizen on Dec. 15, 1950.

She is survived by two sisters, Grace Weber of Ellensburg, and Myrtle Shaw of Seattle. She also leaves behind two children, Raleigh Sebring and Elaine Bond, both of Seattle. Frances has three grandchildren, Roy Wayne Bond of Bonney Lake, Will Burns of Seattle, and Darlene Richter of Puyallup. She has four and a half great-grandchildren, Jayden, Katie, Haeley, Chloe and Mia.

She will be missed by her whole family and many people in the community.


Kevin Paul Cimmery passed away on Aug. 1, 2005. He was born in Eureka, Calif. on Aug. 3, 1957.

He was preceded in death by his father, Vern Cimmery.

His wife, Tammy Lou, and children Garrett, Kristi and Donni survive him. He is also survived by his mother, Evelyn (Jim), and brothers Kim (Paula), Rick (Debbie) and Randy (Kathy). Other surviving relatives include his in-laws, Merlin (Della), Bosch, and sisters-in-law Debbie Bosch-Gravel (Casey), Dawna Tarrant (Darrel), and nephews Mark Cimmery, Cole Gravel, D.J.


On Sept. 19, Ronald Lee Buckner, also known as Buck, born March 17, 1938, made his transition into heaven.

He is survived by his five brothers, Leonard, Elliot, Don, Calvin, Gorden. He also leaves behind his wife, Jody, to whom he was married for 21 years, and his two children, Bonnie and Kevin Buckner. He is also survived by his five adopted daughters and his two adopted sons, Doug and Steve.


Rowena M. Wintermute was born July 4, 1908, in Poulsbo, Wash., and passed away Sept. 6, 2005, at age 97.

She is survived by her sons, William and spouse Susan, and David and spouse Julie, and three grandchildren, Vincent, Matthew, and Margaret. She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel A., in 1952.

Rowena was a true inspiration to all that knew her.

A Memorial Service was held Sept. 15, at Lake Burien Presbyterian Church. Memorials are suggested to Highline Hospice, 12844 Military Rd. S., Tukwila Wash. 98168.


Earl S. Stougard, born June 10, 1919, passed into God's presence on Sept. 9, 2005. His wife Lois, whom he loved dearly, preceded him in death. They were married 64 years until her passing in November 2002.

Earl, a lifelong Seattle-area resident, was born north of Burien and lived in South Park, South Seattle and Kent.

During World War II, he served in the Philippines with the U.S. Army. His military and civilian training served him well as he excelled in mechanical and electrical skills. Earl worked at both Issacson and Jorgensen Steel companies.

Mrs. Ethel E. McInroy of Joseph, Ore., and formerly of Burien, passed away after a short illness on Aug. 12. She was 97 years old and a descendent of the pioneer Western family who settled in the Duwamish and Boulevard Park areas, and attended the Southern Heights School. She had lived on the same property in Burien for 76 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, D.N. McInroy, in January 1991, and by her son, Donald H.


Almost two years after losing his cherished wife, Virginia, Robert Allen Caddock went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005.

He had a long and successful career at Boeing and served with valor and distinction in World War II.


Patricia DeBiase, 59, of Seattle, passed away Thursday, Aug. 11, 2005.

She was born Oct. 12, 1945, in Tacoma. She had three sons, Jeffery, Matthew (Angie) and Christopher (Vicki) DeBiase, and enjoyed spending time with her four grandchildren, Cloe, Samantha, Sofia and Alyssa. Patricia is also survived by two brothers, Marty and Doug Carter.

Patricia also loved trips to the ocean, spending time with friends and visiting with her mother, Francis Carter. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, 2005, at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 10240 12th Ave.