Bea returned to Thompson Falls in 1975 and was later married to Donald R. Young in 1978. Don and Bea were happily married until his death in 1995. During her marriage to Don, they were very active in horse racing, as well as breeding and raising their own horses. Most will remember Bea as a wonderful woman who loved to laugh, was always smiling, and was the happiest when with her family. She truly was the matriarch of the family. Bea is survived by her daughter Kay Landwehr of Pahrump, Nevada; son and daughter-in-law Bill and Laurie Jonas of Mesa, Ariz.; daughter and son-in-law Judy and Gary Pritzkau of Snohomish, Wash.; son, Ron Jonas of Bothell, Wash.; 12 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 19 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Snohomish, Wash., at 2 p.m. Funeral arrangements in Snohomish by Bauer Funeral Chapel. Graveside services and burial will be at Thompson Falls Cemetery in Thompson Falls at 1 p.m., Saturday, September 21. Family and friends are invited to gather at Our Saviors Lutheran Church, Parsonage Hall in Thompson Falls following the Service.