Roosevelt High School Alumni

Seattle, Washington (WA)

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In Memory Of
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Charles Clements
Charles Clements
Class of 1969
Passed Jan 03, 2010
Charles died in Florida, in a hospice, surrounded by his friends. He had left Seattle long ago, but his friends from Seattle and Bellingham will long remember him, and mourn his passing deeply.
--Ted Bestor
Edward Charles (chuck) Clifford
Edward Charles (Chuck) Clifford
Class of 1965
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Elizabeth Anne Johnston Sparks
elizabeth anne johnston sparks
Class of 1940
Passed May 11, 2011
passed may 11, 2011 - resting in wenatchee w/husband of 67yrs
Gayle Lomax Herrmann
Gayle Lomax Herrmann
Class of 1969
(Passed date unknown)
Gayle passed away because of complications during a heart valve replacement surgery. She was an absolutely beautiful person who is sorely missed by many friends and family members. She lived in Tacoma with her very loving husband Jeff.
George Shangrow
George Shangrow
Class of 1969
Passed Jul 31, 2010
George Shangrow well-known Seattle area musician, conductor, radio personality, teacher and speaker, died in a head-on collision in eastern Washigton on Saturday, July 31, 2010.
Jeffery Butterworth
Jeffery Butterworth
Class of 1977
Passed Oct 25, 2014
Unfortunately no other details, except my good friend has been greatly missed.
Karen Marguerite Zachau
Karen Marguerite Zachau
Class of 1966
Passed Apr 11, 2016
Karen Zachau died in Spokane Washington on April 11 2016 from the effects of Diabetes type II. She will be greatly missed by her friends and neighbors.
Karin Keller
karin keller
Class of 1977
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Kathy White
Kathy White
Class of 1966
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Keith Prince
Keith Prince
Class of 1965
(Passed date unknown)
(no additional information)
Mary (arthur) Montgomery
Mary (Arthur) Montgomery
Class of 1966
(Passed date unknown)
Mary passed away in June 2012.
Raymond Stromer
Raymond Stromer
Class of 1968
Passed Feb 24, 2019
Raymond passed away peacefully in Tacoma, after battling an extended illness with his usual combination of stubbornness and optimism. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Shelby Ann Collard Gilje
Shelby Ann Collard Gilje
Class of 1954
Passed Oct 19, 2016
This is Shelby Collard Gilje’s daughter, Kari. I wanted to let other RHS alumni know that my mother died unexpectedly on October 19 from a stroke.

A memorial service and celebration of Shelby Ann Collard Gilje’s life will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2017.
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Place: Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle

You can find information on the memorial and directions to the Museum here: https://sites.google.com/view/shelbygiljememorial

Shelby’s obituaries, in both The Seattle Times and on the People’s Memorial Association website, can be found at these links:
http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/obituaries/shelby-gilje/

http://funerals.coop/obituaries/shelby-ann-gilje.html

Thank you,
Kari
Susan Peck Parker
Susan PECK Parker
Class of 1971
Passed Mar 24, 2010
Susan (Peck) Parker | Visit Guest Book


Susan (Peck) PARKER Age 57, of Mill Creek, WA, died Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at her home. Born January 27, 1953, in Seattle, Sue was one of three daughters of Charles and Mary Jane Peck. Along with her husband, Mitch Parker, Sue is survived by her childrenEmily (Hodge) Nudelman, Aaron Nudelman, and grandchild Ethan Frederik of Denmark, and Alexander Hodge of Sammamish. She will also be dearly missed by her mother, Mary Jane Peck, and sisters Mary Ann Longton, and Jane Peck Sparks. A celebration of Sue's life will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, April 2, 2010 at Mill Creek Foursquare Church. www.ASacredMoment.com Published in The Seattle Times from March 28 to March 29, 2010

go to www.ascaredmoment.com to see photos of Sue
Terry Jens
Terry Jens
Class of 1965
Passed Aug 12, 1968
Vietnam

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Roosevelt Alum Wins Book Award

Wendy Parciak ('84) won the 2008 Montana Honor Book Award in March, 2009 for her debut novel, "Requiem for Locusts....
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