Obituaries

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
Marshall, Sandra

Sandra C. Marshall: Sept. 19, 1935 – Jan. 6, 2021

Sandra C. Marshall, a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend passed away peacefully at the age of 85 on Jan. 6, 2021. She spent… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2021
Marshall, Sandra
Gage, Roger

Roger Roy Gage: May 7, 1937 – Dec. 25, 2020

Roger Roy Gage passed away at home Christmas evening after a six-month struggle with lung cancer. He was born in Olympia, Wash., to parents Royal… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2021
Gage, Roger
Bulpin, William

William ‘Bill’ Richard Bulpin: June 6, 1936 – Dec. 24, 2020

William “Bill” Richard Bulpin passed away on Dec. 24, 2020, in Tucson, Ariz. Bill was born on June 6, 1936 in San Diego, Calif., to… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2021
Bulpin, William
Wolfe, Robert

Capt. Robert E. Wolfe: Aug. 6, 1933 – Jan. 2, 2021

Capt. Robert E. Wolfe, U.S. Navy, retired, passed away Jan. 2, 2021, from complications of coronary heart disease. He was born Aug. 6, 1933 at… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2021
Wolfe, Robert
Reinecke, Janet

Janet M. Reinecke: Dec. 12, 2020

Jan Reinecke, a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend, passed away at age 95 on Dec. 12 due to an injury from a fall.… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2021
Reinecke, Janet

Robert Caldwell Doyle, Jr.: Dec. 15, 1928 – Dec. 23, 2020

Robert Caldwell Doyle Jr. was born in East Prairie, Mo., to Iva McMican Doyle and Robert C. Doyle, Sr. At 17, the ink barely dry… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2021