Russell J. Rupe

Print Article

June 11, 1973 – August 25, 2018

Russell J. Rupe was born in Pocatello, Idaho. He moved to Othello, Wash. the same year in 1973 and started kindergarten here. Afterwards he lived in Nampa, Idaho, Boardman, Ore. and Rock Springs, Wyo. and moved back to Othello in 1983. He attended the Othello Schools as a young boy and teenager. He then moved to Astoria, Ore. to pursue a college education. He attended Clackamas Community College where his main studies involved Psychology and Criminal Justice.

He worked at McCain Foods, Lumberman’s, Genie Industries and Sprague Pest Control. He was also a counselor at Tongue Point Job Corps during his college years.

He is survived by his son Logan Russell Rupe, brothers Shane, Jeff and Jay-Jay and sisters Riikka Johnson and Christi Shibley. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles and by his parents John and Jayne Rupe.

He was preceded in death by his natural mother Julie Meeks.

Visitation and funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018 with the visitation starting at 10 a.m. and the funeral service at 1 p.m. Services are under the direction of Stevens Funeral Chapel, Othello, Wash., (509) 488-3341.

Print Article

Read More Obituaries

Peter Doumit

November 14, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald March 26, 1950 – November 10, 2018 Peter George Doumit left this life on Nov. 10, 2018. He was at home in Moses Lake, in peace, and surrounded by those who loved him. Coach Doumit was 68 years old. ...

Comments

Read More

Larry Robert McCourtie

November 13, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald December 29, 1939 – November 6, 2018 Larry Robert McCourtie was called home to the House of our Lord on November 6, 2018. He was born December 29, 1939 in Centralia, Wash., the first child of Wanda ...

Comments

Read More

Samuel Michael ‘Mike’ McPheters

November 13, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald April 13, 1943 – November 10, 2018 Samuel Michael “Mike” McPheters left this life and began his greatest adventure on Nov. 10, 2018. Mike touched countless lives with his ability to become fast frie...

Comments

Read More

James Arthur Stansfield

November 08, 2018 at 5:00 am | Columbia Basin Herald June 5, 1924 – November 1, 2018 James Arthur Stansfield, M.D., 94, completed life’s journey Nov. 1, 2018. He was born the second son to Nell Hillie and Joseph W. Stansfield on June 5, 1924, in June...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(509) 765-4561
PO Box 910
Moses Lake, WA 98837

©2018 Columbia Basin Herald Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X