Obituaries

Allen D. Bowden

Allen D. Bowden was born April 20, 1929 in Elwood, Utah, one of eight children of Leslie Leroy and Delores Bowden. He was raised in… Continue reading

  • Nov 23, 2018
Garnhart

Shirley Jean (Parks) Garnhart: June 4, 1928 – Nov. 12, 2018

Shirley J. Garnhart died Nov. 12, 2018 at a local facility under hospice care in Oak Harbor, after a brief illness. She was 90. Shirley… Continue reading

  • Nov 23, 2018
Garnhart

Denny Zylstra

A celebration of life for Denny Zylstra will take place on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018, at the Oak Harbor Elks Lodge, 155 NE Ernst Street,… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2018

Shirley Valdez: Aug. 21, 1927 – Nov. 6, 2018

Shirley Jean Valdez of Oak Harbor passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Nov. 6, 2018, at HomePlace, with husband of 67 years,… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2018

Donald Reay, MD: May 14, 1937 – Nov.10, 2018

Dr. Donald Reay passed away at his home in Oak Harbor on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. He was 81. Don was born May 14, 1937,… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2018

Shirley Ann Simmons: Sept. 5, 1930- Nov. 4, 2018

Shirley Ann Simmons, 88, longtime Clinton resident, passed away peacefully at her home, following a brief illness, on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, surrounded by family.… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2018

Fred Joel Hayden: July 17, 1941 – Oct.28, 2018

On Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, Fred Joel Hayden passed from earth to heaven. He died at home, in the presence of his wife, Fran, after… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2018

William Gardner Norton: March 23, 1930 – Oct. 31, 2018

William Gardner Norton, 88, returned to his heavenly home on Oct. 31, 2018 after a valiant battle with cancer. His devotion to his family and… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2018

Oak Harbor edges Everett, claims state berth / Volleyball

Overcoming a loss in the semifinals of the District 1 3A volleyball tournament, Oak Harbor High School powered past Everett 3-1 Saturday, Nov. 10, at… Continue reading

James Wallace Berwick: Aug. 7, 1932 – Oct. 21, 2018

James Wallace Berwick, Jr., born Aug. 7, 1932, in Lincoln, Delaware, passed away on Oct. 21, 2018. James graduated from the University of Delaware before… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2018

Shirley Ann Simmons: Sept. 5, 1930 – Nov. 4, 2018

Shirley Ann Simmons, age 88, longtime Clinton resident, passed away after a brief illness, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, at her home, surrounded by family. Mrs.… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2018
Hines

Sandra ‘Sandy’ Hines: Jan. 6, 1954 – Sept. 27, 2018

A celebration of life for Sandra Hines, 64, a longtime science and environment writer for the University of Washington, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday,… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2018
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Galloway

Elizabeth M. Galloway: June 8, 1933 – Sept. 28, 2018

Elizabeth M. Galloway passed away on Sept. 28, 2018. Condensing her life into a few column inches is a challenge, for there are the facts… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2018
Galloway
Dorman

Laverne Fisher Dorman: Jan. 12, 1940 – Oct. 14, 2018

Laverne Fisher Dorman: Jan. 12, 1940 - Oct. 14, 2018

  • Nov 6, 2018
Dorman

Richard ‘Pete’ Edward Peterson: Feb. 10, 1970 – Oct. 25, 2018

Richard “Pete” Edward Peterson, 48, passed away on Oct. 25. He was born in Escanaba, Mich., on Feb. 10, 1970, to William and Karen (nee… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2018
Ackerson

Adelheid ‘Heidi’ Ackerson: March 29, 1941 – Oct., 28, 2018

Originally from Germany, Heidi immigrated to the United States in 1959. She married Gerald “Jerry” Ackerson of Minnesota that same year and made a life… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2018
Ackerson

James Francis Powers Jr.: Oct. 16, 1950 – Oct. 25, 2018

James Powers Jr., of Coupeville, passed away on Oct. 25. No services are currently scheduled.… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2018

Glenn Jerome Eckard: Dec. 13, 1935 – Oct.25, 2018

Glenn was born Dec. 13, 1935 in Columbia, S.C. to Rev. Glenn S. and Ruby Sandel Eckard. After most of his young life as a… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2018

Dennis (Zeke, Zee) Dayle Zylstra: Aug. 18, 1940 – Oct. 20, 2018

Denny Zylstra passed away at Careage of Whidbey in Coupeville on Saturday, Oct. 20, at the age of 78. He was born on Aug. 18,… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2018

Sandra W. Martenson: Oct. 23, 2018

Sandra W Martenson passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Oct. 23 following a brief and unexpected illness. Born Sandra Anne Wavrunek in Two Rivers, Wis. in… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2018