Emily Margaret Wiley, 83
Emily Margaret Wiley, 83, passed away Jan. 13, 2017 at her Kamiah home.
Emily was born Sept. 5, 1933 to Patsy and Anna Pace in Torrington, Conn. She grew up in Torrington and in 1956 she made her way out west to California.
In 1966 she married Howard Wiley. They moved to Ravensdale, Wash. and raised their family. After retiring from Boeing she moved to Kamiah in 2005.
Her hobbies included fencing club, Silver Spurs 4-H Group, the Saddliers Riding Club and attended The Life Center Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Patsy and Anna Pace and her brothers, William and John Pace.
She is survived by her daughter, Danielle (David) Jacobs, and grandchildren, Cooper and Taylor Jacobs, all of Kent, Wash., and her sister, Jenny Mastro of Torrington.
A memorial celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 21 at The Life Center Church on Highway 12.
Trenary Funeral Home of Kooskia is assisting the family.
Ione W. Lockart, 87
Born Ellen Ione Wixom to Glenn and Violet Wixom on July 20, 1929 in Nampa, Idaho went to her eternal home on January 17, 2017.
Ione spent her early years in southern Idaho. She graduated from Donnelly-McCall High School in 1947. She married William (Bill) Lockart on June 29, 1947. They resided in McCall, then moved to Kamiah and had a family of five children.
Ione was a founder of Valley Promenaders Square Dance Club, a babysitter, 4-H leader and was involved in Job’s Daughters, Kamiah Community Presbyterian Church and seniors citizens meals on wheels.
She worked for the WIC program for several years then the Kamiah school district.
Ione’s hobbies were knitting, crocheting, cooking, gardening, canning, and reading.
She was well known as the “ticket lady” at all of Kamiah’s sporting events and inducted into their Hall of Fame.
Ione was married to Bill for 60 years. She is survived by her sister Shirley at Meridian, and children Bob at Atlanta, Ga., Jon (Irene), Rick (Gladys) of Kamiah, Susan (Kelly), and Peggy in Lewiston as well as 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
At her request she was cremated and a memorial and interment will be held at a later date. Donations may be made to Kamiah Community Presbyterian Church or Kamiah Senior Citizen’s Center.