Obituaries

Natasha Diane Reedy Divyak: June 12, 1981 – July 7, 2019

Natasha Reedy Divyak passed away at the age of 38 at Swedish Cherry Hill, Seattle, Wash. She was surrounded by loved ones. Natasha was born… Continue reading

  • Jul 25, 2019

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

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

  • Jul 23, 2019

David Peter Michel: June 1, 1938 – July 12, 2019

On Friday, July 12, 2019, David Peter Michel, loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away peacefully in Mount Vernon, Wash., with his wife Dorothy Michel… Continue reading

  • Jul 23, 2019
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Hugh Brainard: Aug. 20, 1923 – July 1, 2019

Hugh Brainard, 95, of Oak Harbor, passed away peacefully in his home on July 1, 2019. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday,… Continue reading

  • Jul 23, 2019
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George Edward Proft: July 19, 1924 – July 10, 2019

George Edward Proft, 94.9583 years old and a resident of Western Washington, died peacefully in his sleep at his home in Normandy Park, Wash., on… Continue reading

Rowland Edwin Davis: June 26, 1938 – July 10 , 2019

Rowland Edwin Davis was born June 26, 1938 in Juneau, Alaska to James V. Davis and Anna (Bergstrom) Davis. Rowland attended Coupeville Elementary and High… Continue reading

William Peter ‘Pete’ Morgan: Feb. 6, 1946 – June 26, 2019

William Peter “Pete” Morgan, age 73, died at home on June 26, 2019 after a short, savage battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his… Continue reading

  • Jul 16, 2019

Tory Verdin: March 4, 1986 – July 3, 2019

Our dear, beloved Tory Verdin has passed away. Tory was first diagnosed with breast cancer at the young age of 26. She fought hard and… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2019

Russell Ernest: Sept.15, 1947 – June 27, 2019

Russell C. Ernest of Greenbank, Wash., passed away unexpectedly on June 27, 2019, with his wife, Debra Richardson, by his side. Russ, the youngest child… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2019

Deborah Sue Voss: Aug. 1, 1951 – June 11, 2019

Deborah Sue Voss, born at Tripler Army Hospital in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Aug. 1, 1951, passed away at her home on June 11, 2019, following… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2019

Cody Allen Fry: Died July 7, 2019

Cody Allen Fry, 33, passed away at St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Mont., on July 7, 2019. Arrangements are under the care of Garden City… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2019

John Hennrich: Feb. 27, 1920 – July 1, 2019

Leroy “John” Hennrich, 99, passed away July 1, 2019, at the family home on Whidbey Island. The seventh of Charles and Hattie Hennrich’s eight children,… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2019

Joe L. ‘Bud’ Metcalfe, Jr.: Dec. 10, 1929 – June 15, 2019

Joe “Bud” Metcalfe passed away at the age of 89 on June 15, 2019, in Oak Harbor, Wash. He was surrounded by many family members.… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2019

Dr. Gerald Shadel: June 19, 1931 – April 16, 2019

Dr. Gerald L. Shadel, 87, passed away on April 16, 2019. He was born in Lafayette, Ind. June 19, 1931, the son of Bill and… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2019

William Morgan: June 26, 2019

William Peter “Pete” Morgan, Senior Chief, USN (Ret), age 73, longtime Oak Harbor resident, passed away on Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at his home, surrounded… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2019

Hazel Williams: April 1, 1916 – June 13, 2019

(Anna) Hazel Williams went to her Savior, Jesus Christ, singing His praises (literally) on Thursday, June 13, 2019, at the age of 103. Born April… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2019

Jack Dow Owensby: Jan.13, 1937- June 22, 2019

Jack Dow Owensby, age 82 and longtime Coupeville resident, passed away at his home on Saturday, June 22, 2019, following a lengthy illness. Mr. Owensby… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2019

Marilyn Athey: March 17, 1934- June 28, 2018

My apologies for waiting a year. Marilyn Patricia (Duncan) Athey died of cancer at Milbank Care and Rehabilitation Center in South Dakota on June 28,… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2019

Frank Vande Werfhorst Jr.:June 20, 1946 -May 19, 2019

Frank Vande Werfhorst Jr., 72, of Oak Harbor, Wash., died Sunday, May 19, 2019 in Phoenix, Ariz. after a brief battle with cancer. Frank was… Continue reading

  • Jun 25, 2019

Trudy Irene Light: Feb 11, 1955 – May 14, 2019

Trudy arrived in the early morning hours of a winter storm in Auburn, N.Y., the youngest of four daughters born to Neal Wm. Wade and… Continue reading

  • Jun 25, 2019