Death Notices



Santos Kuhn, 93, of Grandview died Tuesday, May 24, 2005, at Orchard House in Grandview.

She was born Oct. 3, 1911 in Mexico, the daughter of Guadalupe and Esther (Perales) Galaviz. She received her education in Mexico. She moved to Grandview with her family in 2005.

She is survived by two sisters, Esperanza Reyna of Grandview and Zanaida Alvardo of Texas; two brothers, Jesus Galaviz and Manuel Galaviz, both of Mexico; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Rita; and one son, Genaro.

Smith Funeral Home, Grandview, is in charge of arrangements.


Tonie Tabares, 78, of Sunnyside died Monday, May 23, 2005, at Yakima Regional Hospital.

She was born in Manzanola, Colo.

She is survived by three daughters, Delores Charvet and Victoria Perez, both of Grandview, and Ramona Beltran of Toppenish; two sons, Art Tabares and David Tabares, both of Sunnyside; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Viewing will be held Thursday, May 26, 2005 and Friday, May 27, 2005, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Monday, May 30, 2005, at 3 p.m. with a Rosary to follow at 6 p.m. at Valley Hills Funeral Home, Sunnyside. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 31, 2005, at 1 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Sunnyside, with burial to follow at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens. Valley Hills Funeral Home, Sunnyside, is entrusted with arrangements.


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