December 29, 1927 - April 9, 2016
Born in Seattle with her twin brother, Tom, on December 29, 1927 to Enos and Lillian (Brown) Vernon. She attended schools at Chelan and graduated in 1946 from Chelan High School. On June 8, 1947 she married Roy M. Pickett Jr. at Chelan and they resided in Auburn, Wenatchee and then finally settling in Chelan in 1955. She remained in her home up until August 2015. Dee worked seasonally for many years in the apple harvest, enjoying her time outdoors all while making some spending money. She was a quilter, all her work was by hand and in her later years she also became a voracious reader. Dee loved babysitting her two youngest grandsons after school and in the summers. She also loved baseball, Dancing with the Stars, her cat Miss Lee, keeping in touch with old friends, cracking and gifting walnuts and generally enjoying life. Mrs. Pickett was a member of the Silver Star Chapter No. 93, Order of Eastern Star. Survivors include two daughters, Sally Darnell (Rodger) Hickock of East Wenatchee, and Carrie (Glen) Austin of Chelan, sister in law Marian Nutley of Chelan; four grandsons, Michael (Suzi) Darnell, Oregon; Tim (Scott) Darnell, Oregon, Jack Austin and Sam Austin, Chelan; four great granddaughters of Oregon, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Roy, two sons Richard and Patrick, her twin brother Tom, and two sisters Betty and Jean. Visitation for Mrs. Pickett will be at Precht Rose Chapel Tuesday, April 19th from 10 AM until 12 PM. Services will follow at Precht Rose Chapel at 1 PM also on Tuesday, April 19th. In lieu of flowers the family would appreciate any memorials be designated to the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society, 1474 S. Wenatchee Avenue, Wenatchee, WA. 98801.
Born in Seattle with her twin brother, Tom, on December 29, 1927 to Enos and Lillian (Brown) Vernon. She attended schools at Chelan and graduated in 1946 from Chelan High School. On June 8, 1947 she married Roy M. Pickett Jr. at Chelan and... View Obituary & Service Information
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