Obituaries

Sibonga, Cesar

Cesar Dangaran Sibonga: Oct. 16, 1957 – Feb. 7, 2021

Cesar is survived by his wife of 34 years, Rebecca; his two sons, Marvin and Kevin; many cousins, nieces, nephews, brother/sister in-laws; and friends. Cesar… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2021
Sibonga, Cesar
Anderson, Donald

Donald Paul Anderson: Dec. 26, 1953 – Jan. 29, 2021

Donald “Paul” Anderson died on Friday, Jan. 29, 2021 at his home in Waunakee, Wisc. Paul was born on Dec. 26, 1953 to Donald and… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2021
Anderson, Donald

Matt B. Burns Jr.: Jan. 7, 1927 – Feb. 3, 2021

Matt B. Burns Jr., a resident of Oak Harbor, Wash., died on Feb. 3, 2021 at the age of 94. He was born Jan. 7,… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2021
Caveness, Lucille

A. Lucille Caveness: Oct. 13, 1928 – Feb. 5, 2021

Lu Caveness, 92, passed away Friday, Feb. 5, 2021 at Providence Hospital in Everett, Wash. She had resided in Greenbank, Wash., with her son Jim… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2021
Caveness, Lucille
Engle, Delores

Delores Engle: Dec. 18, 1938 – Feb. 5, 2021

Dolores Leilani (Harper) Engle of Coupeville, Wash., passed away in Bothell, Wash., on Feb. 5, 2021. She was surrounded by her family. Dolores was born… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2021
Engle, Delores
Willeford, Lynn

Lynn Murray Willeford: Jan. 31, 1948 – Jan. 31, 2021

Lynn Murray Willeford has touched many lives on South Whidbey and beyond with her kindness, focus on community, her writing, and her brilliance. She was… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2021
Willeford, Lynn
King, Thomas

Thomas King: July 15, 1941 – Feb. 3, 2021

Master Chief Thomas Melvin King, aka “Coupeville Curmudgeon,” passed away peacefully, in the arms of Jesus, after a three-year battle with cancer on Feb. 3,… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2021
King, Thomas

Tracy Christine Zimmerman: June 28, 1951 – Feb. 3, 2021

Tracy Zimmerman, of Coupeville, Wash., peacefully passed away at home from breast cancer on Feb. 3, 2021. When first diagnosed in 2015, she was told… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2021
Fraley, Joyce

Joyce Hall Baxter Fraley: May 20, 1928 – Jan. 22, 2021

Joyce Marie Fraley died Jan. 22, 2021 in Tampa, Fla. Who was this lady and how did she live her 92 years? She was well… Continue reading

  • Feb 5, 2021
Fraley, Joyce

Judy Ann Martin: June 9, 1938 – Dec. 28, 2020

Judith (Judy) Ann Martin passed Dec. 28 at approximately 10:15 a.m. at age 82. Judy was born June 9, 1938 in Boise, Idaho, as Judith… Continue reading

  • Feb 5, 2021
Heggenes, Norman

Norman Arthur Heggenes: Dec. 4, 1937 – Jan. 27, 2021

Norman Arthur Heggenes, 83, of Langley, Wash., passed away peacefully Jan. 27, 2021, while surrounded by family, at his home. Norman (Norm) was born the… Continue reading

  • Feb 5, 2021
Heggenes, Norman
Brown, Chloma

Chloma ‘Dee’ Brown: Sept. 16, 1931 – Jan. 9, 2021

Chloma “Dee” Brown, age 89, formerly a longtime resident of Oak Harbor, Wash., passed away in Lynden, Wash., on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021. Dee was… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2021
Brown, Chloma
Hay, Michael

Michael Alan Hay: Nov. 5, 1959 – Jan. 10, 2021

It is with almost unbearable sadness that his family announces Mike’s passing from this life on Jan. 10, 2021. Michael Alan Hay, or “Mike,” was… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2021
Hay, Michael
Faber, Jane

Jane L. Faber: Oct. 16, 1920 – Jan. 14, 2021

Jannie (Jane) Louise Faber was born in Oak Harbor, Wash., on Oct. 16, 1920, to Justus Faber and Nellie (Meeter) Faber. She passed away peacefully… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2021
Faber, Jane
Ferguson, Velma

Velma Delores Ferguson: Feb. 18, 1922 – Jan. 10, 2021

Velma Delores Fergus-on, age 98, of Oak Harbor, Wash., went to be with Jesus on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021, just weeks shy of her 99th… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2021
Ferguson, Velma
Warns, Frederick

Frederick Theodore Warns Jr.: Aug. 3, 1939 – Jan. 14, 2021

Frederick Theodore Warns Jr., age 81, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 14, 2021. He was born Aug. 3, 1939, in Louisville, Ky., and has been… Continue reading

Warns, Frederick
Sondericker, John

John R. Sondericker: Dec. 3, 1928 – Jan. 17, 2021

John R. Sondericker was born on a grape ranch near Exeter, Calif., to Claude and Lillith (Armitage) Sondericker. He joined a family that included two… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2021
Sondericker, John

Matt H. Hernkind: May 17, 1971 – Dec. 26, 2020

On Dec. 26, 2020, Matthew, age 49, went to heaven to be with his father and his Great Danes. Matt had a strong fight but… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2021
Holmes, Donald

Donald ‘Don’ Holmes: May 4, 1932 – Jan. 14, 2021

Don Holmes, born in Montana on May 4, 1932, passed away Jan. 14, 2021 in Oak Harbor, Wash., surrounded by loving family. He attended high… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2021
Holmes, Donald
Digges, Herminia

Herminia Basilan Digges: Dec. 23, 1944 – Jan. 14, 2021

Herminia Basilan Digges was born in Carigara, Leyte, Philippines on Dec. 23, 1944 to Domingo and Victoriana Basilan and left to join her Lord on… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2021
Digges, Herminia