Obituaries

Jean Schmidt: Dec. 16, 1929 – Jan. 17, 2017

Jean Schmidt Jean Schmidt lived a full life during her 87 years on earth. She was born in Seattle to Peter and Lucy DelMissier and… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2017

Mary Alice Kois: June 13, 1942 – Nov. 4, 2016

Mary Alice Kois Mary Alice Kois, age 74, of Bush Point, died in her home on Nov. 4. At the time of her death, Mary… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2017

Elizabeth Dickens: July 1924 – Jan. 3, 2017

Elizabeth “Liz” Dresser Dickens died peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, Jan. 3. Liz was born in Los Angeles in July 1924. Liz fell in… Continue reading

  • Jan 14, 2017

Winifred Mary ‘Winnie’ McLeod: Nov. 6, 1918 – Dec. 27, 2016

Winifred Mary “Winnie” McLeod died peacefully at Maple Ridge in Freeland on Tuesday, Dec. 27. Winnie was born Nov. 6, 1918 in Lake Forest Park,… Continue reading

  • Jan 14, 2017

Marva Russell: April 20, 1933 – Dec. 23, 2016

Marva Russell, born on April 20, 1933, died peacefully on Dec. 23. She is survived by her beloved husband, Bill, of 60 years; her loving… Continue reading

  • Jan 7, 2017

Myrtle Hildegarde Thorsen: June 30, 1920 – Dec. 29, 2016

Myrtle Hildegarde (Johnson) Thorsen, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother, passed away Dec. 29 at the age of 96, surrounded by her loving family.… Continue reading

  • Jan 7, 2017

Carol Margaret Buck: Jan. 22, 1948 – Dec. 30, 2016

Carol Margaret Buck, 68, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Dec. 30. Carol was born in New Rochelle, N.Y., on Jan.… Continue reading

  • Jan 7, 2017

Athelea May ReifsnyderJune 12, 1921 – Dec. 5, 2016

Athelea May Reifsnyder, of Langley, peacefully passed from this life to the next on Monday, Dec. 5 while in her 95th year. Athelea was born… Continue reading

  • Dec 28, 2016

Joy Olene Filibeck: Dec. 15, 1932 – Nov. 21, 2016

Joy Olene Filibeck of Clinton was born Dec. 15, 1932 and raised in Snohomish, Wash. She passed away Nov. 21, seven years to the day… Continue reading

  • Dec 24, 2016

Sherryl Goldfinger July 13, 1949 – Dec. 18, 2016

Sherryl Goldfinger passed away at her home early in the morning, Dec. 18, with her family surrounding her and holding her hands. When asked earlier… Continue reading

  • Dec 22, 2016

Walter Henry Foote Jr. Nov. 7, 1942 – Nov. 15, 2016

Walter Henry Foote Jr. passed away, Nov. 15 , after his battle with cancer. Wally was born to Walter and Naomi Foote on Nov. 7,… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2016

Byron Birdsall

Byron Birdsall was born in Buckeye, Ariz on Dec. 18, 1937 and was raised in Herman, Calif, a suburb of Los Angeles. Byron graduated from… Continue reading

  • Dec 14, 2016

Elizabeth Cartwright Gerritsen

Elizabeth Cartwright Gerritsen’s spirit passed on courageously from her human form on the morning of Wednesday, Nov. 30, at home with her family. Elizabeth, more… Continue reading

  • Dec 14, 2016

Serena Monet

Serena Monet, 21, of Meridian, Idaho, formerly of Freeland, died on Friday, Dec. 2, 2016 in Irving, Texas. A vigil service will be held at… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2016

Elizabeth “Libby” Avery Berry

2/18/1943 – 11/8/2016 Surrounded by family members, one always-present seagull, some other gulls, a kingfisher, heron, sea lion, and gentle waves lapping at the beach,… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2016

Colleen Roos

Colleen Roos, 87, was born October 15, 1929 in Seattle. She died in her sleep on October 29, 2016 in Lynnwood. Her husband, J. Richard… Continue reading

  • Nov 30, 2016

Marian Elizabeth Bartleson

Marian E. Bartleson passed away, with her daughters by her side, on November 16, 2016 in Spokane, Wash. after a short battle with cancer. Marian… Continue reading

  • Nov 30, 2016

Barbara (Barb) Kinzley Carlin

Barbara (Barb) Kinzley Carlin, age 60, went home to be with the Lord in Oak Harbor, Wash. on Friday, November 18, 2016 after a three… Continue reading

  • Nov 30, 2016

Marian Elizabeth Bartleson

Life long Whidbey Island resident Marian E. Bartleson passed away on November 16, 2016 in Spokane, WA. A memorial service will be held on Thursday,… Continue reading

  • Nov 26, 2016

Mary Noel Roberts Johnson

Mary Noel Roberts Johnson of Langley, WA passed away peacefully November 13, 2016 surrounded by loved ones. Mary was born July 24, 1943 in Kingsville,… Continue reading

  • Nov 26, 2016