Obituaries

Travis Pelfrey

Travis Pelfrey, 81, of Freeland, died on June 6, 2002, four years to the day after the death of his wife.According to his family, "Mother… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2002

Neil Mahoney

Neil Richard Mahoney, 49, of Edmonds, went to be with the Lord on June 3, 2002, as the result of a traffic accident. He was… Continue reading

  • Jun 3, 2002

Joanne Backstrom

Joanne Backstrom, 71, died June 2, 2002, in Coupeville after a lengthy illness.She was born May 4, 1931, to Raymond and Edna (O'Connor) Farrell. She… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2002

Ruthann Grimm

Ruthann Grimm, 70, died May 29, 2002 in Coupeville.She was born April 17, 1932, in Seattle to Joseph and Ruth L. Driscoll.She was the beloved… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2002

Mary M. O’Connor

Mary M. O'Connor died peacefully in her sleep May 26, 2002, in Oak Harbor. She was born in Los Angeles May 6, 1940, to Henry… Continue reading

  • May 26, 2002

Dennis Samuelson

Dennis Owen Samuelson, 81, died May 18, 2002, in Everett.He was born 23, 1921, in Mahtomedi, Minn., to Paul Samuelson and Ruth Johnson.Denny moved from… Continue reading

  • May 18, 2002

Herman Alexander Duysings

Herman Alexander Duysings, 78, died suddenly at his home in Greenbank May 18, 2002. He was born Jan. 29, 1924, in Solo, Indonesia, to Hubertus… Continue reading

  • May 18, 2002

Fred Gage

Navy Cmdr. Fred Harrison Gage Jr., retired, born in Pensacola, Fla., and most recently from Clinton, a loving husband and father, died quietly Thursday morning,… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2002

Lucy E. Carlson

Lucy E. Carlson, 84, died May 16, 2002, at Whidbey General Hospital following a sudden illness.She was born July 23, 1917, in Minneapolis to Mertella… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2002

Donald J. Hitchcock

After a short battle with cancer, Donald J. Hitchcock died peacefully May 13, 2002, joining his loving wife of 50 years, Muriel. Mr. Hitchcock was… Continue reading

  • May 13, 2002

Ida Marie Denamur

Ida Marie Denamur died May 7, 2002, in Coupeville. She was born in South Dakota on Oct. 5, 1917, to William Louis and Hazel Bell… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2002

Carl Curtis Miller

Carl Curtis "Corky" Miller of Lagoon Point died May 4, 2002, at Whidbey General Hospital with his family around him.He was born June 28, 1928,… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2002

Robin L. Christoe

Robin Leonard Christoe died April 30, 2002, of complications related to pneumonia. He was born on Whidbey Island Aug 15, 1935.Robin was gifted in many… Continue reading

  • Apr 30, 2002

Howard M. Smith

Howard M. Smith, of Freeland, died April 29, 2002, surrounded by all of his family.Mr. Smith was born on Christmas Eve, 1918, in Seattle. He… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2002

Nora Marie Olsen

Nora Marie (Hansen) Olsen, 81, died peacefully at her home on April 29, 2002, at 4:10 a.m. She was a member of St. John Lutheran… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2002

LeAnn Truesdale

LeAnn Poland Truesdale, 39, passed away April 24, 2002, in Henderson, Nev. She was born Sept. 3, 1962, in Everett, Wash., to Gary and MaryLynn… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2002

George August Smith

George August Smith Jr., 48, of Bellingham, passed away April 22, 2002, after a lengthy illness. He was born Oct. 24, 1953, in Los Angeles… Continue reading

  • Apr 22, 2002