Obituaries

Mark Perrin

Mark Perrin, 63, a painter who lived in Coupeville for 10 years, died Sept. 26, 2002, in Florida.He was born May 15, 1939. Mr. Perrin's… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2002

Richard Thorslund

Richard Thomas Thorslund died peacefully at home Sept. 22, 2002, after a brief and brave journey with lung cancer.He was born on July 18, 1947,… Continue reading

  • Sep 22, 2002

Robert Forward

Robert L. Forward, Ph.D., died of brain cancer Sept. 21, 2002, in Clinton, at the age of 70. He and his wife, Martha, had lived… Continue reading

  • Sep 21, 2002

Budd Everett Bryner

Budd Everett Bryner, 54, long-time South Whidbey resident and character extraordinaire, died Sept. 17, 2002, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.The last few years of his… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2002

Franklin Barrett

Franklin C. Barrett, 69, Oak Harbor, passed away suddenly Sept. 16, 2002.He was born May 26, 1933, in Vancouver, Wash., and was raised mostly in… Continue reading

  • Sep 16, 2002

Robert E. Beatteay Jr.

Robert E. Beatteay Jr. passed away on Nov. 10, 1991.Bob was born in Seattle on Sept. 9, 1932. Bob was only 59 when he died… Continue reading

  • Sep 9, 2002

Clifford Merrill Lindsey

Clifford Merrill Lindsey, 71, passed away Sept. 8, 2002, at Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, of a brain aneurysm. His family was by his side. As… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 2002

Guyla M. Bergstrom

Guyla M. Bergstrom, 95, Langley, passed away Sept. 6, 2002.For the past year and a half she had lived with her daughter on Eld Inlet,… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2002

Wesley L. Maddox

Former Freeland resident Wesley L. Maddox died Sept. 6, 2002, at Northwest Hospital .Mr. Maddox was born March 10, 1924, in Seattle to Wesley P.… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2002

Ruby Meinhold

Ruby Capshaw Meinhold of Everett passed away Sept. 4, 2002. She was born March 19, 1918.She is survived by a son, Charles W. Meinhold; a… Continue reading

  • Sep 4, 2002

Albert K. Leonard

Albert K. LeonardAlbert K. Leonard, 75, died Aug. 24, 2002, at his home in Coupeville following a lengthy battle with cancer. He was born Jan.… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2002

Arletta Hempel

Arletta Mae Hempel went to rest in the loving arms of our Saviour Aug. 20, 2002, after a brief illness with spinal cancer.She was born… Continue reading

  • Aug 20, 2002

Gust Skarberg

Gust Skarberg, 88, passed away peacefully Aug. 20, 2002, at his home in Clinton.He was born Sept. 20, 1913, in High Point, now part of… Continue reading

  • Aug 20, 2002

Beatrice E. Bell

Beatrice E. Bell (Bettie B) died peacefully on Aug. 6, 2002 at her home in Freeland. She was born on March 14, 1919 in Vancouver,… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2002

Gerald Potts

Gerald L. Potts, age 72, of Langley died Aug. 4, 2002 at his home.Mr. Potts was born April 13, 1930 in Milton-Freewater, Ore. to Alfred… Continue reading

  • Aug 4, 2002

Wilfred Donald Jardine

Wilfred Donald Jardine, 70, passed away Aug. 4, 2002 at Careage of Whidbey in Coupeville. Mr. Jardine was born on Dec. 22, 1931 in Calgary,… Continue reading

  • Aug 4, 2002

Anne Patterson Sopher

Anne Patterson Sopher died Aug. 3, 2002, at her home in Savannah, Ga., after fighting a long battle in the hospital in Jacksonville, Fla. A… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2002

Irene Taylor

Irene Holston Taylor passed away peacefully Aug. 1, 2002 at the family beach home on Whidbey Island. She was born Sept. 20, 1911 in Spokane,… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2002

Bob, Sr. Rorex

Benton "Bob" Alfred Rorex passed away peacefully July 31, 2002. He was 88.Bob was a longtime resident of Whidbey Island. He chose to settle on… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2002

Michelle Pailthorp

Michelle Pailthorp, 61, a Seattle trial attorney and weekend resident of South Whidbey, died early Wednesday at Virginia Mason Hospital, hours after suffering an aneurysm… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2002