Ferris High School Alumni

Spokane, Washington (WA)

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In Memory Of
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Allison Kimball
Allison Kimball
Class of 1981
(Passed date unknown)
Deceased in 2010
Arthur Larson
Arthur Larson
Class of 1981
(Passed date unknown)
Deceased in 2010
Charles Leon Bridges
Charles Leon Bridges
Class of 1966
Passed Nov 22, 2014
(no additional information)
Colleen Schunter
Colleen Schunter
Class of 1981
(Passed date unknown)
Deceased in 1989
Dale Nusbaum
Dale Nusbaum
Class of 1978
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Doug Waters
Doug Waters
Class of 1969
(Passed date unknown)
Very good friend, saw him last at our 40th class reunion! Mike Oiland
Henry Lee
Henry Lee
Class of 1981
Passed Sep 20, 2011
(no additional information)
Kathy Birk
Kathy Birk
Class of 1978
Passed Mar 30, 2011
A sweet girl with a beautiful smile.
Kristin Olson
Kristin Olson
Class of 1981
(Passed date unknown)
Deceased in 1985
Larry Higgins
Larry Higgins
Class of 1981
(Passed date unknown)
Deceased in 1982
Lori Partridge
Lori Partridge
Class of 1974
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Marilyn Lureva Loomis Thompson
Marilyn Lureva Loomis Thompson
Class of 1971
Passed Jul 11, 2017
Marilyn was 64 when she passed on July 11, 2017 from breast cancer.

She lived a full life with her husband Steve Thompson. She has two daughters Rosemary Thompson Jones along with spouse Justan Jones, and Nachelle Thompson Engelhard along with spouse Ben Engelhard. She has three grandchildren Casey Jones, Willow Jones, and Kari Jones. She also has a sister Joyce Kaiser.

Marilyn was a very active person. She had worked at Scared Heart Hospital for over 30 years. When she lived on the south hill of Spokane she was very active with the Moran Community Fair and Methodist Church, she was also active with the area schools with Campfire which her girls were a part of. She was always a big part of the family reunions for the Kirkpatrick’s. She moved out to the Deer Park area in 1996. Around 2010 Marilyn became active in the Clayton Community Fair along with her daughters and grandchildren. Her and her husband Steve began selling items at the Clayton Community Farmers Market too. Marilyn was known for her dryer balls.

Marilyn always loved and supported her family through thick and thin. And all loved her too. She was a kind and gentle person.
Mark Harrington
Mark Harrington
Class of 1979
Passed Jan 13, 2007
Was born May 9, 1961 in Spokane, WA; passed away January 13, 2007. Mark graduated from Ferris High School in 1979. He then went on to graduate from Washington State University in 1983 with a degree in Construction Management. After that he graduated from Arizona State University with a Masters in Business Administration. Mark was a Civil Engineer and Project Manager in the construction industry for many years. He spent time working on multiple California Bay Area Transportation Projects as well as the California Water Transportation Project, and at the Denver Airport. Along with an award from the Mayor of Phoenix, Arizona, Mark received multiple awards for his cost saving approaches for the employers and governments. Mark was also known for being a devoted "Coug" fan.
Mary Kathleen Tillman (weimer)
Mary Kathleen Tillman (Weimer)
Class of 1981
(Passed date unknown)
Deceased in 1986
Matthew Houbrick
Matthew Houbrick
Class of 1978
Passed Nov 14, 2005
Matt touched many lives while he was alive and leaves behind his two beautiful sons, Daniel and Jonnie who will carry on his quick wit and goof ball antics..
Michael J. Mueller
Michael J. Mueller
Class of 1976
Passed Feb 02, 2013
Michael Joris Mueller ( Age 54)
Mike was born April 20, 1958 to R. Joris and Marilynne Mueller, and passed away peacefully in Chelan, WA, February 2, 2013after a long 3 year battle with cancer. Growing up in Spokane, he graduated from Joel E. Ferris High School in 1976. Graduated from Washington State University with a BA of Science in 1980 and studied immunology in graduate school. He went on to become a Surgical Physician’s Assistant (PA) in Ohio and had a long career as a PA working at the Hurley Medical Center in Flint, MI, the Everett Clinic and the Wenatchee Valley Clinics in Washington.

Mike was very active in his high school music program, ultimately becoming the drum major. He was a member of Percussion-naut Patriots and the Renaissance Drum & Bugle Corps in Spokane. He was compassionate and caring both of people and the environment, enjoyed the outdoors, was an avid fisherman, lover of animals, and loved to work with his hands fixing or making most anything.

Mike is survived by his wife, Gail, whom he married in 1982, his parents R. Joris & Marilynne, and grandmother, Lorelei Sowers, both of Spokane, one sister, Lorelei Sater of California, and nieces & nephews.

You may visit his online memorial at http://michael-joris-mueller.forevermissed.com, there you can share stories about Michael, add photos and pay tribute to his memory.
Mike Bennett
Mike Bennett
Class of 1979
Passed Jun 26, 2008
Michael was born on March 29, 1960 in Spokane, WA to his parents B.L. and Jeannie Bennett. He was husband to Delia Razon Bennett, father to Buddy Lee (April) and Brad Fallar Bennett. He was brother to Mary Serrano and Patrick (Lisa) Bennett. Michael was uncle to Nicholas Serrano, Drew and Lexie Bennett. He died of cancer on June 26, 2008 in Bremerton, WA. Michael attended Roosevelt and Hamblen elementaries, and graduated from Ferris High School in 1979. At Ferris he excelled in football and track. He retired from the US Navy after 20 years of service. After the Navy he was employed by the D.O.D. as a 'rigger' in Bangor, WA. His favorite pastime was bicycling. He participated in many races in the Philippines, Western Washington, and across the state. Michael always carried a bike aboard ship. When the ship pulled into port, he was away on a bike run. In this way he met his many Australian cousins.
Paul Wilkening
Paul Wilkening
Class of 1969
(Passed date unknown)
Went to grade school with Paul at St John Vianney and Ferris of course, great friend!
Ross Yarnell
Ross Yarnell
Class of 1981
(Passed date unknown)
Deceased in 2010
Stephanie Byram (gieschem)
Stephanie Byram (Gieschem)
Class of 1981
(Passed date unknown)
Deceased in 2001

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