Obituaries

Joyce Marie Koch: Jan. 29, 1924 – Feb. 13, 2017

Joyce passed away peacefully at the age of 93 on Feb. 13. She was the third of four children born to the late Raymond and… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2017

Alexander Sandvik Hoelting: June 12, 1985 – Jan. 23, 2017

Alexander Sandvik Hoelting died on Jan. 23, 2017, two weeks after suffering a cardiac arrest during a running workout in Seattle. He was 31 years… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2017

Victoria Coffie Fletcher: April 2, 1957 – Jan. 21, 2017

Victoria passed away on Jan. 21 in Coupeville. Victoria was born on April 2, 1957 to Henry and Jean Fletcher. She was the oldest of… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2017

Joseph Nelson Henderson: Aug. 10, 1935 – Jan. 11, 2017

Joseph Nelson Henderson Joseph Nelson Henderson died at the age 81 on Jan. 11, living on his beloved Whidbey Island, in the state of Washington.… Continue reading

  • Feb 4, 2017

Christine Diane Elliot: April 17, 1951 – Jan. 2, 2017

Christine Diane Elliot passed away on Jan. 2. She was born in Salem, Ore., on April 17, 1951. The oldest of five children of Ken… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2017

Jean Schmidt: Dec. 16, 1929 – Jan. 17, 2017

Jean Schmidt Jean Schmidt lived a full life during her 87 years on earth. She was born in Seattle to Peter and Lucy DelMissier and… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2017

Mary Alice Kois: June 13, 1942 – Nov. 4, 2016

Mary Alice Kois Mary Alice Kois, age 74, of Bush Point, died in her home on Nov. 4. At the time of her death, Mary… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2017

Elizabeth Dickens: July 1924 – Jan. 3, 2017

Elizabeth “Liz” Dresser Dickens died peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, Jan. 3. Liz was born in Los Angeles in July 1924. Liz fell in… Continue reading

  • Jan 14, 2017

Winifred Mary ‘Winnie’ McLeod: Nov. 6, 1918 – Dec. 27, 2016

Winifred Mary “Winnie” McLeod died peacefully at Maple Ridge in Freeland on Tuesday, Dec. 27. Winnie was born Nov. 6, 1918 in Lake Forest Park,… Continue reading

  • Jan 14, 2017

Marva Russell: April 20, 1933 – Dec. 23, 2016

Marva Russell, born on April 20, 1933, died peacefully on Dec. 23. She is survived by her beloved husband, Bill, of 60 years; her loving… Continue reading

  • Jan 7, 2017

Myrtle Hildegarde Thorsen: June 30, 1920 – Dec. 29, 2016

Myrtle Hildegarde (Johnson) Thorsen, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother, passed away Dec. 29 at the age of 96, surrounded by her loving family.… Continue reading

  • Jan 7, 2017

Carol Margaret Buck: Jan. 22, 1948 – Dec. 30, 2016

Carol Margaret Buck, 68, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Dec. 30. Carol was born in New Rochelle, N.Y., on Jan.… Continue reading

  • Jan 7, 2017

Athelea May ReifsnyderJune 12, 1921 – Dec. 5, 2016

Athelea May Reifsnyder, of Langley, peacefully passed from this life to the next on Monday, Dec. 5 while in her 95th year. Athelea was born… Continue reading

  • Dec 28, 2016

Joy Olene Filibeck: Dec. 15, 1932 – Nov. 21, 2016

Joy Olene Filibeck of Clinton was born Dec. 15, 1932 and raised in Snohomish, Wash. She passed away Nov. 21, seven years to the day… Continue reading

  • Dec 24, 2016

Sherryl Goldfinger July 13, 1949 – Dec. 18, 2016

Sherryl Goldfinger passed away at her home early in the morning, Dec. 18, with her family surrounding her and holding her hands. When asked earlier… Continue reading

  • Dec 22, 2016

Walter Henry Foote Jr. Nov. 7, 1942 – Nov. 15, 2016

Walter Henry Foote Jr. passed away, Nov. 15 , after his battle with cancer. Wally was born to Walter and Naomi Foote on Nov. 7,… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2016

Byron Birdsall

Byron Birdsall was born in Buckeye, Ariz on Dec. 18, 1937 and was raised in Herman, Calif, a suburb of Los Angeles. Byron graduated from… Continue reading

  • Dec 14, 2016

Elizabeth Cartwright Gerritsen

Elizabeth Cartwright Gerritsen’s spirit passed on courageously from her human form on the morning of Wednesday, Nov. 30, at home with her family. Elizabeth, more… Continue reading

  • Dec 14, 2016

Serena Monet

Serena Monet, 21, of Meridian, Idaho, formerly of Freeland, died on Friday, Dec. 2, 2016 in Irving, Texas. A vigil service will be held at… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2016

Elizabeth “Libby” Avery Berry

2/18/1943 – 11/8/2016 Surrounded by family members, one always-present seagull, some other gulls, a kingfisher, heron, sea lion, and gentle waves lapping at the beach,… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2016