Obituaries

Ackerman

Norma Ruth Ackerman: March 16, 1934 – Feb. 5, 2019

Norma Ackerman passed away peacefully in Coupeville on Feb. 5, 2019, at age 84 after a long illness. She was born in Black Hawk County,… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2019

 

Camelia Truan Gutierrez: Feb. 10, 1946 – Feb. 5, 2019

Camelia Truan Gutierrez, 72, of Oak Harbor, passed away at Skagit Valley Hos-pital, Monday, Feb. 5, 2019, following a brief illness. Camelia was born in… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2019

 

Starcher

Gwen Starcher: 1926-2019

A member of the Coupeville community for over 40 years, Gwendolyn June (Pritchard) Starcher died on Jan. 31 in her sleep in Los Angeles, where… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2019

 

Joan Ruth Foster Little: Aug. 11, 1939 – Jan. 23, 2019

On Jan. 23, 2019, Joan Ruth Foster Little went home to join her husband, “Buddy,” Joel Byron Little Sr. Joan, an Oak Harbor transplant since… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2019
Mattson

Bruce D. Mattson: Oct. 3, 1921 – Jan. 26, 2019

Bruce Douglas Mattson, 97, passed away peacefully at home on Jan. 26, 2019. He was born of Swedish stock in Litchfield, Minn. on Oct. 3,… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2019
Mattson
Cowger

Marilyn Louise Cowger: 1931 – 2019

Dr. Marilyn Louise Cowger, age 87, passed away peacefully at her home in Charlotte, N.C. on Jan. 17, 2019. She is survived by daughters Naomi,… Continue reading

  • Feb 5, 2019
Cowger
Downing

Dinah ‘Joan’ Downing: Sept. 4, 1944 – Dec. 29, 2018

Joan was born on Sept. 4, 1944 to Alice and Joe Taylor in Anacortes. She passed after a brief but courageous battle with cancer on… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2019
Downing
Kleffel

Walter Henry Kleffel: Aug. 28, 1932 – Jan. 26, 2019

Walter Henry Kleffel, Lt. Cmdr., USN (Ret), longtime Oak Harbor and Bellingham resident, passed away at WhidbeyHealth Medical Center on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, following… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2019
Kleffel
The Armstrongs

Earl and Cecile ‘Kay’ Armstrong

Our father Earl Armstrong passed June 25, 2018, and our mother, Cecile Kay Armstrong, passed away six months later, Dec. 18, 2018. We are all… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2019
The Armstrongs
Gabelein

Marilyn Elise (Fjeld) Gabelein: June 12, 1946 – Jan. 27, 2019

Marilyn Elise (Fjeld) Gabelein was born in Minot, N.D., on June 12, 1946 to James and Thelma (Franklin) Fjeld. Marilyn attended grade school in a… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2019
Gabelein
Walker

Edwin Charles Walker: Oct. 18, 1949 – Jan. 20, 2019

Edwin Charles Walker, beloved husband, father, brother and friend to many, passed into the other realm on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019 after 22 months of… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2019
Walker
Foxx

Henry T. Foxx, Jr.: July 13, 1937 – Jan. 23, 2019

Henry Timothy Foxx Jr, age 81, peacefully answered God’s call to eternal rest on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019 at his home in Oak Harbor. Sonny,… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2019
Foxx
Felgar

Thomas Jeffrey Felgar: Sept. 21, 1943 – Jan. 19, 2019

On Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, Thomas Jeffrey Felgar, loving husband, father of two children, and grandfather of three children, peacefully passed away at the age… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2019
Felgar
Lee

Ann R. Lee: May 16, 1931 – Jan. 26, 2019

Ann Lee, of Coupeville, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019. Ann was a kind, gentle woman, a believer in Jesus, and was beloved… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2019
Lee

Jamie Mami

A Remembrance Service and Potluck for Jamie Mami will be held on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, from 12-2 p.m. at Wallin Funeral Home. Please bring… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2019

Rose Ann Kessler: May 31, 1942 – Jan. 16, 2019

Rose Ann Kessler, age 76, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. She was born May 31, 1942, in Tiffin, Ohio,… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2019
Mallams

Michael Mallams: Died Dec. 28, 2018

Michael Mallams, aka BluesMan, has left the planet. On Dec. 28, 2018, Mike finally, begrudgingly, fighting-all-the-way succumbed to a long illness. He said goodbye to… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2019
Mallams
Brown

Ida May Brown: May 10, 1926 – Jan. 10, 2019

Ida May Brown passed away peacefully Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, at age 92. She was born May 10, 1926, to Gus and Fay Erickson. Siblings… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2019
Brown
Frazier

Patricia Jean Frazier: Died Jan. 11, 2019

Patricia Frazier passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, three days before her 83rd birthday. She grew up in Redmond, Wash., married Kenneth Frazier… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2019
Frazier

Paul Edward Nolan: March 22, 1937 – Dec. 11, 2018

Paul Edward Nolan passed on Dec. 11, after a nine-month battle with cancer. He was born on March 22, 1937, in Woodland, Wash. Paul was… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2019