Brian T. Chretien: Jan. 6, 1959 – Feb. 2, 2021

Chretien

Chretien

On Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, Brian Thomas Chretien, husband and veteran, passed away at age 62.

Brian was born Jan. 6, 1959 in Pittsfield, Mass., to Edward Joseph Chretien and Jean Mary Boyer. He had a 20-year long career in the U.S. Navy.

On Feb. 3, 1990, he married, Lydia Boniol Gabornes.

He loved baseball, football and bowling and liked to watch sports. Brian’s favorite was billiards; he would always come home from a tournament with a trophy. Spending time with his grandkids playing videos games; and taking them to the beach and the parks was very precious to him. He was always making sure our birthdays and holidays were so full of love and joy.

Brian was preceded in death by his father Edward, and his mother Jean. He is survived by his wife, Lydia; two stepchildren, Margie, and Brad; three grandchildren, Tia (Richard), Brandon and Jayden; great grandchildren, Samara and Aaliyah; three sisters, Margaret, Darlene, Janet, and one brother Steven.

A private family viewing took place on Friday, February 5, 2021 at Wallin Funeral Home.

Arrangements entrusted to Wallin Funeral Home, Oak Harbor, Wash.

More in Obituaries

Townsend, Bill
Bill Townsend: Aug. 30, 1945 – Dec. 24, 2020

Bill Townsend was born Aug. 30, 1945, and he died at age… Continue reading

Steele, Marlene
Marlene Beatrice Steele: June 17, 1932 – Feb. 19, 2021

Marlene Beatrice Steele, loving wife, mother, aunt, grandmother and great grandmother, passed… Continue reading

Kruse, Bessie
Bessie ‘Bess’ Francis Stineman Kruse: May 28, 1943 – Feb. 19, 2021

Bessie “Bess” Francis Stineman Kruse, of Whidbey Island, Wash., passed away Friday,… Continue reading

Fairbank, Nancy
Jane Sadler Fairbank: Jan. 1, 1930 – Feb. 21, 2021

Jane Fairbank, of Oak Harbor, Wash., passed to heaven on Feb. 21,… Continue reading

Boonstra, Willie
Willie Ann Boonstra: March 21, 1927 – Feb. 14, 2021

Willie Ann Boonstra passed away peacefully on Feb. 14, 2021. Willie was… Continue reading

Black, William
William C. ‘Bill’ Black Jr.: May 5, 1938 – Feb. 11, 2021

Bill passed away Feb. 11, 2021 after a brief illness. He was… Continue reading

Parmelee, Sue
Sue Parmelee: Jan. 30, 1929 – Feb. 9, 2021

Sue Parmelee, age 92, passed peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. She… Continue reading

Lindemaier, Patricia
Patricia ‘Pat’ Maren Lindemaier: Jan. 16, 2021

Patricia Maren ”Pat” Lindemaier, aged 74, passed away peacefully in her sleep… Continue reading

Boonstra, Willie
Willie Ann Boonstra

Willie Ann Boonstra, longtime Oak Harbor, Wash., resident, passed away on Sunday,… Continue reading

Most Read