Davenport Mountain View Cemetery  


                   submitted by Marge Womach 



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Waddle, Edna B:  (1900-1901); d. 7-11-1901; d/o JL & T; (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74)


Wagner, J Dora:  (1877-1955); (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74)


Wagner, Katie Jo:  (1981-1996; d. 10-15-1996;  “Funeral service for Katie Jo Wagner, 15, of Davenport was held Friday at the Davenport High School gymnasium, with Pastor Steve Pruitt officiating. Interment was at Mountain View Cemetery. Katie died Oct 15, 1996 at a Spokane hospital from injuries sustained in an Oct 12 car accident. Born June 8, 1981, in San Andreas, CA, the teenager was in the sophomore class at Davenport High School, where she had been involved in Future Business Leaders of America, volleyball, golf and Pep Club.  Katie was known for opening her heart to everyone. She liked helping others and would put her friends’ needs before her own. Her family recalls her using the money she earned babysitting to pay for treats and movies for the kids.  Katie is survived by her parents, Jackie Stormo and her husband Mike of Davenport, and Terry Wagner of Corning, CA; one sister, Amber Wagner of Davenport; one brother, Max Stormo of Spokane; her grandparents, Betty Salyards of Creston, Bill and Pauline Wagner of Alisco, CA, Georgia Fuller of Corning, CA, and Howard and Bernice Stormo of Davenport; several aunts and uncles, including Sue and Steve Hatten of Harrington, and Ginny and Randy Hiatt of Sutter Creek, CA; and special cousins Heather Hiatt, Lacy Carson, and Jackie and DeeDee Hoppes, as well as others. Strate Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.” (Davenport Times:  10-24-1996); 


Wagner, Luise: (1886-1950);  Louisa Wagner. Dated: May 3, 1950.” (Bumgarner Funeral Index); (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74)


Wagner, Mathias:  (1873-1956); (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74)


Wagner, Richard:  (1933-2001);  “Davenport.—A memorial service took place Saturday, June 23, for Rickard ‘Dick’ Wagner, 68, who died June 14 in Spokane. He had lived in the Davenport area for 42 years.  The service was conducted at Zion Lutheran Church. Born April 13, 1933, in St Paul, MN, he was an airplane mechanic in the US Air Force from 1952 to 1966. He leaves a brother, Ron (and Netta) Wagner of Minnesota; three daughters, Karen (and Duane) Farmer of Carbanado, Wa, and Kathy (and Darrell) Seymour and Kris (and Tasi) Fepuleai, all of Buckley, WA; two sons, Kevin (and Vicki) Wagner of Goldbar, WA, and Kendall (and Debra) Wagner of Addy; 19 grandchldren and several nieces and nephews. The Neptune Society handled cremation arrangements.” (Davenport Times: 6-28-2001)


Wahl, Howard L: (1917-1984);  h/o Ruth S;  “Memorial services for Howard L Wahl, 67, of Davenport begin at 10 a.m. tomorrow, Friday, August 10 at the Zion Lutheran Chu8rch here. Pastor Stanley Williamsen officiates the service. Wahl died Monday, August 6, 1984 at the Lincoln Hospital here. Private family inurnment follows at the Davenport Cemetery, under the direction of Strate’s Funeral Home in Davenport. Survivors include his wife, Ruth, at home in Davenport; one daughter, Jeanne Badgley of Davenport; two sons, Jerry Wahl of Davenport and Jack Wahl of Woodinville; eight grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; one sister, Reva Plucknett and numerous nieces and nephews. He was born in Western Nebraska on Jan 5, 1917, and noted as a past president of the Harrington Lions Club, member of the Moose Lodge and a Davenport Lutheran Church member. He was preceded in death by three brothers.” (Davenport Times:  8-09-1984); 


Wahl, Ruth S:  (1919-1997); “Graveside service for Davenport’s Ruth S Wahl, 78, was held Tuesday at Mountain View Cemetery, with Pastor Mark Egertson officiating. A luncheon followed at Zion Lutheran Church, where she was a member.  Born April 1, 1919, in Daykin, NE, she died April 26, 1997 in Davenport.  Mrs Wahl is survived by two sons, Jerry Wahl and his wife Shirley of Davenport, and Jack Wahl and Cheryl Johnson of Clayton, WA; eight grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; eight great-great grandchildren; two sisters, Leona Bull of Coos Bay, OR; and Marlene Kirkoff of Daykin; two brothers, William Schwan Jr of Daykin and Richard Schwan of Omaha, NE; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Wahl; one daughter, Jeanne Badgley; one great granddaughter; and one great-great granddaughter. Strate Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.” (Davenport Times:  5-01-1997); 


Walker, Charles W:  (1854-1913); d. 6-04-1913; (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74)


Walker, Clifford M: (1909-1992); h/o Florence;  “A marriage license was issued this week to Clifford Walker and Florence Luiten, young people of the Larene community north of Davenport. They were married Christmas day by the Rev F J Ahrendt.”  (Odessa Record: 1-31-1936) 

Walker, Donald Clifford:  (1940-1963);  s/o Clifford & Florence; (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74)


Walker, Emma Arabelle:  (1886-1935);  “Emma Walker. Died: Dec 12, 1935.” (Davenport Presbyterian Ledger);  “An order appointing W C Walker, Davenport, administrator of the estate of his wife, who died at Spokane, Dec 9, 1935, was signed in superior court this week. The estate is valued at $11,000. Their heirs include Mr Walker, two sons and a daughter.” (Odessa Record: 1-03-1936); 


Walker, Florence Luiten: (1911-1991);  “A memorial service for Florence Luiten Walker will be held at 11 a.m. today (Thursday) at Zion Lutheran Church in Davenport with Pastor David Daugs officiating. Mrs Walker was born on April 4, 1911, in Ritzville to Jacob and Martha Marie (Burghard) Luiten. She attended the Ritzville school until 1918, when the family moved to Rathdrum, Idaho. The family moved to Davenport in 1928 and she helped raise her brothers and sisters after her other died in 1932.  On Dec 25, 1936, Florence married Clifford M Walker, a local farmer. Their son, Donald, was born on Jan 31, 1940. The Walkers continued to farm until 1973, when they sold the farm and moved into their new home in Davenport. They lived here until her death Monday afternoon at Lincoln Hospital after a brief illness.  She was an active member of the Zion Lutheran Church and the women’s circle. She enjoyed  craft work and assisted in activities at Lincoln Nursing Home. She also served on several committees for the Lincoln  County Fair. She is survived by her husband, Clifford Walker, at the home; six brothers, Orval Luiten of Ritzville, Arnold (Pete) Luiten of Spokane, Raymond Luiten of Rocklin, CA, and Elroy, Orlen and Robert Luiten, all of Davenport; and one sister, Lillian Jablonski of Spokane. She is preceded in death by her son, Donald Clifford Walker, one brother and two sisters. A family burial service at Mountain View Cemetery in Davenport preceded the memorial.” (Davenport Times: 10-10-1991);


Walker, William C:  (1884-1959);  {Edit:  “An order appointing W C Walker, Davenport, administrator of the estate of his wife, who died at Spokane, Dec 9, 1935, was signed in superior court this week. The estate is valued at $11,000. Their heirs include Mr Walker, two sons and a daughter.” (Odessa Record: 1-03-1936)}


Waller, Henry:  (1844-1900); (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74) “Henry Waller, an old resident, living about five and one-half miles southwest of Larene, was found dead last Saturday morning in his field, where he had been building fence. Mr Waller was somewhere about 65 years old. He was a good citizen and neighbor and was well liked. He was ever ready to help anyone, especially the poor people.  OK.” (LCT: 4-27-1900)


Wallmark, Edna:  (1900-1981); d. 12-11-1981;  “Funeral services were held here Tuesday for Edna Wallmark, 81, who died Friday, Dec 11 in Davenport.  Mrs Wallmark was born Feb 2, 1900 in Molene, KS, and used to operate the Old MacDonald’s Farm restaurant here with her husband, Otto,  before it was sold to the Warehouses.  Services were held from the chapel of Strate Funeral Home with the Rev Roger Muisiner officiating. Mrs Wallmark is survived by a daughter-in-law, Mrs Dagney Campbell of Vancouver, WA; one granddaughter, Sharon Watson of Portland, OR; a grandson, Jack Henkle of Everett, WA.  She was preceded in death by a son, Roy Campbell, on Dec 31, 1974. Interment and concluding services were held at Mountain View Cemetery here.” (Davenport Times:  12-17-1981) 


Walters, Emma:  (d. 1947); “Emma M Walters. Died: 2-11-1947; Birth: 7-18-1876, Ohio;  Spouse: George Walters; Father: Thomas McLean; Mother: Mary Davis; Buried: Davenport, WA.” (Lincoln Co Health death card)  “Emma M Walters. Dated: Feb 11, 1947.” (Bumgarner Funeral Index);


Walters, George J:  (1865-1934); (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74)


Walters, Gladys:  (d. 1944);  “Gladys Walters.  Dated: Oct 4, 1944.” (Bumgarner Funeral Index);


Walters, Lucy E Guthrie:  (1903-1988);  “Lucy Etta Walters died Dec 12, 1988 in Davenport. She was 85.  Mrs Walters was born Dec 5, 1903 in Marque, Missouri to Mr and Mrs John Guthrie.  As a young girl, she came to Enterprise, WA with her parents. She married Otis Walters in 1927 and lived at Rivershomes until 1941 when they moved to Davenport.  Mr Walters was employed by the state highway department. He died in 1963.  Mrs Walters was a member of the Rebekah Lodge and was very active in senior citizens. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Don and Candy Walters of Harrington; five grandchildren, Edward, Janelle and Donald, all of Spokane, and Charley and Mandi, both of Harrington; and one niece Jessie Curtis of Wenatchee.  Services were held Wednesday, Dec 14 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of the Strate Funeral Home. Father John Sands officiated. Interment was in the Mountain View Cemetery, Davenport. Strate Funeral Home was in charge.” (Davenport Times:  12-15-1988); 


Walters, Otis E:  (1899-1963);  h/o Lucy;  (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74)


Walton, Albert:  (1876-1962); (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74)


Walton, William:  (1862-1895); (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74)


Ware, Fern Verna Forry: (1909-2005);  “Memorial service for Fern Verna Ware, 95, of Davenport, took place June 22 at Zion Lutheran Church in Davenport with Pastor Phil Falk officiating. Mrs Ware died Sunday, June 19, 2005, in Davenport.  Born in Kingston, Idaho, on Dec 9, 1909, she was the daughter of Ross and Luch (Ankrom) Forry. She belonged to Zion Lutheran Church and the Davenport Senior Citizens. Her husband, Emory Ware, daughter Sharon Guhlke and three brothers preceded her in death. She leaves a son-in-law, Crayton Guhlke, three grandchildren, Brett (and Charlene) Guhlke, Todd (and Lynne) Guhlke and Michelle (and Jon) Overmyer, all of Davenport; four great grandchildren, Carey, Curtis, Chad and Jonelle; and several nieces. Strate Funeral Home in Davenport handled arrangements.” (Davenport Times: 6-30-2005); 


Waring, Eli H: (1871-1960); (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74)


Waring, Myrtle E: (1877-1967);  “Mrs Myrtle E Waring, 90, of Davenport, was buried in Mountain View Cemetery following funeral services for her Dec 5, Strate Funeral Home. Mrs Waring was born in Cass Co, NE on June 8, 1877 and married Eli H Waring in NE in 1896. They moved to Lincoln Co in 1901 and settled on a small farm in the Egypt area. From there they moved to Davenport in 1937. Her husband preceded her in death in 1960.  She is survived by five daughters, Mrs Nellie C Caudle, of Everett; Mrs Veta M Knappert and Mrs Margaret Riddle, both of Spokane; Mrs Hazel Cook and Mrs Alice Cook, both of Okanogan, and one son, Eno A Waring, of Ephrata. She is also survived by several grandchildren and great grandchildren. The Rev Joseph Woodford officiated at the funeral. ”  (Dav Times: 12-07-1967)


Waring, Nannie Irene:  (1877-1973); (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74; noted: “twin to Annie Wimbles”)


Wasser, Chas:  (d. 1939);  “Charles A Wasser. Dated: May 1, 1939.” (Bumgarner Funeral Index);


Watkins, Noel Washington:  (1836-1905); d. 12-30-1905; (Tombstone viewed by Lartigues in 1973-74: “Born in KY, June 28, 1835; d. Dec 30, 1905)




Mountain View Cemetery, Davenport, WA submitted

to the WAGenWeb by Marge Womach, January 2009

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