Wasene W. Hoskins, 89, of Sunnyside passed away on Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Sunnyside.

Wasene was born March 2, 1924 in Thornfield, Mo. to Jess and Jesse (Abshire) Dukworth.

She worked at Stokley Van Camp's for a number of years. She also worked for many years at Libbey's in Grandview and retiring in 1986.

She enjoyed quilting and baking pies.

Wasene is survived by her son, Gary (Pat) Hoskins of Sunnyside, grandson, Todd Hoskins (Drew Falkner) of Athol, Idaho; three great-grandchildren, Ashlee Tistan and Blaine Hoskins and Andy Falkner, all of Athol; one brother, Eugene (Earl) (Cookie) Duckworth of Toledo; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Gregory Hoskins; and her brother, Herman Duckworth.

At Wasene's request there will be no formal services.

Condolences can be sent to

Valley Hills Funeral Home in Sunnyside is in care of all arrangements.


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