Tommie June Riste, 72, of Twisp died April 9 at home. Mrs. Riste was born in Ventura, Calif., and grew up in Naches. She held various jobs over the years, from cooking at the White Pass Ski area, working in potato sheds and in shops to branding fish. She also worked at the Oroville golf course and in construction.
Survivors include two daughters, Tammy Riste of Twisp and Shari Fletcher of Selah; a sister, Winona Anderson; a brother, Dean Jones; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
A potluck memorial will be at 2:30 p.m. June 1 at the Twisp Senior Center. Arrangements are by Precht-Harrison-Nearents Chapel, Okanogan.