Obituaries

Ann Margaret Timms: Dec. 30, 1937 – May 27, 2017

Ann Margaret Timms was born in Olton, Solihull, near Birmingham England. Daughter of Audrey and Charles Fairley, Ann is survived by sister Barbara (Australia), brother… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2017

Glen Alan Metcalf: Aug. 1, 1953 – June 22, 2017

Glen Alan Metcalf, 63, was called home by the Lord very suddenly on June 22 while recovering from cancer surgery. Glen is survived by his… Continue reading

  • Jun 30, 2017

Robert ‘Bob’ Wilkie Iddins: July 2, 1940 – June 7, 2017

Robert “Bob” Iddins peacefully went to be with our lord June 7, following a short illness. A loving family man and outdoorsman, Grandpa Bob cherished… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2017

Greg Hicks: Nov. 2, 1947 – April 6, 2017

Greg Hicks, 69, long a fixture of South Whidbey Island, died in April. He was born in Seattle and graduated from Ingraham High School. A… Continue reading

  • Jun 20, 2017

Lincoln Wildes: Aug. 5, 1926 – June 10, 2017

Lincoln Wildes was born Aug. 5, 1926, at the old family homestead off of Wildes Road. He passed peacefully at home surrounded by his loved… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2017

Alan Ginn: Aug. 21, , 1948 – May 8, 2017

On May 8, Alan Ginn suddenly passed away at his home at the age of 68. He was born in Islington, England, to the late… Continue reading

  • Jun 9, 2017

Per Henry Hansson: Sept. 15, 1927 – May 17, 2017

Per Henry Hansson died peacefully at home in the early hours of May 17 with Norma, his wife of 39 years, at his bedside. He… Continue reading

  • Jun 9, 2017

Roland Kermit Capes: March 16, 1924 — May 29, 2017

Rev. Roland Kermit Capes, 93, of Freeland, passed away on Monday, May 29 at Providence Medical Center in Everett. Pastor Capes was born in Grand… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2017

Sigrid Ann Heggenes Worland: Jan. 17, 1935 – May 25, 2017

Sigrid Ann Heggenes Worland was born in Langley Jan. 17, 1935, and she died in Phoenix, Ariz., May 25. She graduated from Langley High School… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2017

Margaret Wildes Seals: July 24, 1917 – May 21, 2017

After a century of living, Margaret Wildes Seals would not get to eat her 100th birthday cake. Born July 24, 1917, in a log cabin… Continue reading

  • May 26, 2017

Donn Calder: Aug. 8, 1930 – Dec. 21, 2016

Donn Calder, 86, of Southern California and Colorado Springs, Colo., passed away Dec. 21, 2016, at the home of his oldest son in Langley. Donn… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2017

George Damian Monda: Feb. 16, 1932 – May 13, 2017

Our dad George passed away Saturday morning, May 13, at his home on Whidbey Island, after a long battle with lung disease. He passed away… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2017

Marilyn Ruth Brown: April 23, 1942 – May 10, 2017

Marilyn Ruth Brown, a longtime resident of Clinton, passed away Wednesday, May 10 at the Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham from a short battle with… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2017

Elizabeth Kershaw: Sept. 18, 1932 – May 4, 2017

Elizabeth Kershaw was born in Boston in 1932. She graduated from St. Anne’s Episcopal School and Massachusetts General Hospital School of Nursing, attaining her RN.… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2017

Randal J. Gilkinson: March 22, 1953 – May 9, 2017

Randal J. Gilkinson or “Rocker” to some Island friends, 64, of Bellingham, passed away on May 9, due to congestive heart failure. Funeral arrangements are… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2017

Larry Robert Smith: Oct. 9, 1949 – April 29, 2017

Larry R. Smith died peacefully after a five-year battle with dementia and Parkinson’s Disease. He was born in Grants Pass, Ore., to Lexy P. Smith… Continue reading

  • May 12, 2017

Curtis David Jay: Sept. 8, 1972 – July 26, 2016

Curtis died of natural causes on July 26, 2016, while living in Seattle. He was born in Warrenburg, Mo., and landed on the island at… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2017

Eleanor Emma Veleber: July 24, 1923 – April 13, 2017.

Eleanor Emma Veleber, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, was born in Sutherlin, Oregon on July 24, 1923. Mom went to be with her Lord and Savior,… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2017

Joseph ‘Joe’ Forrest Luxton: July 24 1959 to April 1, 2017

Joe passed away peacefully on April 1, 2017. He was surrounded by loved ones in his final days and was able to spend his last… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2017

Linda Kohlwes Voeller: Sept. 29, 1957 – April 14, 2017

Linda Kohlwes Voeller, age 59, died April 14, in Seattle. Linda was born in Bellingham, Wash., in 1957 to Robert Kohlwes and Karen Bowsher Kohlwes.… Continue reading

  • Apr 29, 2017