Jul. 27, 2010 Tonasket Okanogan County Washington, USA
Lynn George 45, passed away at her home in Tonasket, Washington on July 27, 2010. A private family interment service will be held at a later date at the Bonar Cemetery in rural Bertha. Lynn was born on June 13, 1965 at Heidelberg, Germany to Thomas and Barbara (Olson) Jones. She was a graduate of Adventist Academy at Vancouver, Washington. Lynn loved life and at 11 years old she got her first job refinishing antique furniture. While attending high school, she worked as a hired hand on a farm, a job she loved and never stopped talking about. She also worked as a nurse's aide and she took an online secretarial course, although she was never physically able to work in the position. Lynn was diagnosed with Progressive MS. She was very active getting donors for the fight against MS and even though confined to a wheelchair, she participated in many Walks for MS. Grit and determination carried her through the years as the disease progressed. A previous marriage to David George on April 4, 1984 gave Lynn her sons David Jr. of Clarissa, Eugene and Nathan, both of Eagle Bend, as well as her grandchildren Abby, Elijah and Hailey. Lynn is also survived by her parents; siblings, Laura (Tim) Reilly of Dallas, Oregon and Lauren (Christine) Jones of Puyallup, Washington; uncles and aunts Irvin (Addie) Olson of Brainerd, Ronnie (Deb) Olson of Grove City, Joy (David) Harnack of Bertha, Audrey (Harry) Kelley of Baschor, Kansas, Merle (Betty) Jones of Post Falls, Idaho, Dorothy Rasch of Coeur d���Alene, Idaho, Harriet Mayfield of Scandia, Joyce (Ray) Discher of Arizona, and Betty (Pete) Peters of Coeur d���Alene, Idaho; and many nieces and nephews.