Wilbur Cemetery Obits
Submitted By Marge Womach
Page T through V
THIS IS ONLY A PARTIAL LISTING.
Jackie; ( b. 1926, d. 1937)
“Funeral services were held at Wilbur on Sunday for Jackie
Valentine Thomas, 11, grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Frank
Roberts, Wilbur. The body was brought from Okanogan by the stepfather and the
child’s mother, Dr and Mrs. Ashley Thomas, Okanogan. He died of a ruptured
appendix.” (Odessa Record: 3-11-1937)
Thompson, Mary W.; ( b. Feb 19, 1878, d. Dec 22, 1956) 15/6
W. Thompson. Died: 12-22-1956. Birth: 2-19-1878, Sweden. Widowed. Father: John
Gustafson. Mother: Maria Carlsson. Burial:
Mrs. H. C. ; (Elizabeth) ( b. 1853, d. 1904) 115/10
; (Elizabeth) ( b. 1853, d. 1904) 115/10
Mrs. H. C. Thompson passed away last Monday night, the immediate cause of death being heart trouble. Funeral services were held at the Presbyterian Church, yesterday, at 2 PM. A large number of the friends of the family attended while the last sad rites were performed. Interment was made in the Wilbur Cemetery. Deceased leaves no relatives here, excepting her husband and son Godfrey, who is bookkeeper for M. E. & E. T. Hay.—Wilbur Register (Citizen, Mar 11, 1904) (Elizabeth w/o Henry C.)
Jun 12,1871, d.
1970 Feb 10)
F Thomson (Mrs. David Thomson), 98 years old.—Her home,
Tiegs, Walter A. F.; ( b. 1911, d. 1969) 104/7 “Walter A. F. Tiegs.—His home Creston, WA. Survived by his wife, Cordie A. Tiegs, at the home; one son, Walter Keith Tiegs, Creston, WA; 2 daughters, Mrs. Joyce Darlene Gumm, Williamsburg, VA; and Karen Sue Tiegs, Grand Coulee, WA; 3 brothers, Edwin and Elmer Tiegs, both Creston, WA, and Henry Tiegs, Thornton, WA; 2 sisters, Mrs. Emma Lehman in Wisconsin; Mrs. Emelia Tilson, Wilbur, WA, and Mrs. Helena Krause, Wapato, WA; numerous nieces and nephews. A member of the Wilbur Lutheran Church and Wheatridge Grange. Funeral services Tuesday, June 3, at 2 p.m. from the Wilbur Lutheran Church, Pastor William Bash officiating. Interment Wilbur, WA, Cemetery. The Robertson Funeral Home, Wilbur, WA, in charge.” (Spokesman Review: 7-02-1969; scrapbook item)
Clarence; ( b.
1911, d. Jul 12,
E. (Teke) Tilson.—He passed away July 12 at
Meek B.; ( b. Apr 04, 1883, d. Aug
02, 1967) 5/1
“Meek B. Tilson.—A
resident of Wilbur, WA. Survived by 5 sons, Clarence E. Tilson and Richard E.
Tilson, both of Wilbur; Howard E. Tilson, Hartline, WA; Harvey E. Tilson,
Davenport, WA; Vernon S. Tilson, Coeur d’Alene, ID; 2 daughters, Mrs. Sylvia
Conover, Brinnon, WA; Mrs. Margie Tarter, Spokane, WA; 2 brothers, Linton Tilson,
Wilbur, WA; Luther Tilson, Chewelah, WA; 2 sisters, Mrs. Vergie Hanford,
Wenatchee, WA; Mrs. Beulah Zimmerman, Libby, MT; 20 grandchildren; 12 great
grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held
Saturday, Aug 5 at 11 a.m. form the Community Presbyterian Church, Wilbur, WA.
Rev Kenneth Scott officiating. Interment Wilbur, WA, Cemetery. The Robertson
Funeral Home, Wilbur, WA in charge.” (Spokesman Review: 8-05-1967)
Underwood, Floyd: ( b. Nov 12, 1911, d. May 27, 1978) 54/5
“Funeral services were held on May 31 at Wilbur for Floyd Underwood of Marlin who died May 27th in a Spokane hospital. The Rev Robert MacCheyne officiated at the service. Born Nov 12, 1911 at Wilson Creek to Louis and Mable Underwood, he was a life-long resident of the area and farmed most of his life. Survivors include his wife, Phyllis, at the home; three daughters, Sharon Eckhart of Wilson Creek, Marlene Skinner of Chicago; and Diane Henderson of Moses Lake; and 6 grandchildren. Services were from the Wilbur Funeral Home.” (Odessa Record: 6-08-1978)
Underwood, Jean; ( No dates) 54/4
“Jean Underwood, infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Underwood of Marlin, who died soon after her birth Friday at the Veterans hospital, was removed to Wilbur for burial.” (Odessa Record: 11-16-1950)
VanSickle, Chas; ( b. 1894, d. 1937) 199/12
order appointing Mrs. Myra V. Van Sickle, Creston, as administratrix of the
estate of her husband, Charles S. VanSickle, was signed in superior
VanSickle, Robert L.; ( b. Feb 13, 1917, d. Feb 14, 1974) 199/7
services for Robert Lee VanSickle were held from the
Victor, Frank; ( d. Nov 10, 1904 @33y 9d) 79/7
“Frank H. Victor died of typhoid fever Wednesday in the Ettenborough
Hotel.” (Wilbur Register in Oct 31, 1974 in 70 Yrs Ago, representing Oct
VonBehren, August; ( b. 1857, d. 936)
VonBehren, 79, Wilbur, died this week of pneumonia. He was born in
Wilbur Cemetery Obits, Lincoln County, Washington
submitted by Marge Womach, 2009.
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