Obituaries

Shirley Guinn: Oct. 26, 1952 – July 11, 2019

Shirley Kay Guinn, 66, of Clinton, Wash., passed away peacefully at her home July 11, 2019. She was born Oct. 26, 1952 to the late… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2019

Betty (Robinson) Maddeford: Oct. 12, 1921 – Aug. 2, 2019

Betty (Robinson) Gearheart Maddeford was born in Bremerton, Wash. to Royal Clarence (Roy) Robinson and Elizabeth Marguerite (Davis) Robinson on Oct. 12, 1921 and died… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2019

Elizabeth Jean Axford: April 28, 1953 – July 30, 2019

Elizabeth Jean Axford, beloved wife of Patrick Arthur Johnson, died at home July 30, 2019, after a year-long struggle with brain cancer. Her artistic inclinations… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2019

Gloria Sena Bushman: Jan. 11, 1923 – July 17, 2019

Gloria Sena Bushman passed away on July 17, 2019, at her home at Narrows Glen in Tacoma, Wash., after a long and active life. Gloria… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2019

John W.H. Roberts: Dec. 30, 1926-7 July 16, 2019

After a long and good life, John W.H. Roberts died peacefully at home on July 16, 2019. Born in Liverpool, England of Welsh parents, on… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2019

David Edward Ludy: April 7, 1936 – July 16, 2019

David Ludy’s celebration of life service will be held 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019 at Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Freeland, Wash. • An obituary previously… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2019

Martin Rudy Whittaker: Aug. 20, 1938 – April 7, 2019

Rudy had a long, wonderful life. We still feel like he left us too soon, after a mercifully short bout with pancreatic cancer. Just over… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2019

David Edward Ludy: April 7, 1936 – July 16, 2019

David Edward Ludy, loving son, brother, husband, father and grandfather went to heaven on July 16, 2019, to join his parents, daughter Kimberly and son-in-law… Continue reading

  • Jul 26, 2019

Dan Babbitt: Oct. 9, 1934 – July 10, 2019

Dan’s life was shaped by bike riding and by fixing/doing/building things. Bikes were an essential part of his early life. During WWII on his 9th… Continue reading

  • Jul 25, 2019

Larry Leroy Shafer: Feb. 7, 1934 – July 12, 2019

Larry Leroy Shafer died at 11:25 a.m. Friday, July 12, at the age of 85. In his last days, he was surrounded by his children… Continue reading

  • Jul 25, 2019

James Francis Powers, Sr.: April 1, 1927 – July 19, 2019

James F. Powers Sr., of Coupeville, Wash., passed away on July 19, 2019. No services are currently scheduled.… Continue reading

  • Jul 23, 2019

Evelyn Upham: July 30, 1933 – June 26, 2019

Evelyn was born in Duluth, Minn. to Gerda Matilda Anderson (nee Westring) and Kermit Peter Anderson and passed away after a long illness. She graduated… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2019

Charla Dawn Bittner: Died May 25, 2019

Charla Dawn Bittner (born Sundquist), of Freeland, Wash., passed into Heaven on May 25, 2019 at the age of 63. She was a remarkably caring… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2019
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Roger Covert: May 6, 1927 – Oct. 9, 2018

The celebration of life for Roger Covert will be held 2-4 p.m. July 4 at Mutiny Bay, 5964A Cedar St., Freeland. Parking is limited, there… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2019
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Joan Hawkins: Aug. 14, 1935 – June 11, 2019

Joan Elsasser Hawkins, age 83, passed away Tuesday, June 11, at her home in Freeland. On a warm August day in 1935 in Portland, Ore.,… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2019
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Brenda Davie: Nov. 5, 1927- June 15, 2019

Brenda Ladlay Davie passed away among family at the age of 91 on the afternoon of Saturday, June 15, in Seattle. She died of old… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2019

Bruce C. Anderson: August 4, 1947 – June 16, 2019

Long time South Whidbey resident Bruce Anderson passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at Homeplace in Oak Harbor. Bruce was born in Seattle,… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2019

Shirley Bauder: June 4, 1942 – June 13, 2019

Mrs. Shirley Anne Bauder (Bushell) of Greenbank, Wash. (Lagoon Point), passed away at home surrounded by her children and spouse on June 13 after a… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019

David Jay Sellers: Nov. 24, 1933 – June 7, 2019

David J. Sellers passed away peacefully on June 7 at the age of 85 at his Beverly Beach home on Whidbey Island, Wash. He is… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2019

Robert Francis Casey: July 8, 1921- Feb. 13, 2019

A funeral mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 6, 2019 at St. Hubert’s Catholic Church in Langley with a reception to follow… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2019