Obituaries

Jane Fakkema: Sept. 23, 1926 – July 8, 2018

Jane Fakkema, 91, of Oak Harbor went to be with her Lord and Savior Sunday July 8, 2018. She was born Sept. 23, 1926 in… Continue reading

  • Jul 13, 2018

Juanita Mae (Van Dyk) Anderson: May 2, 1923 – June 3, 2018

Our beloved Juanita passed at her home on June 3, 2018 with family at her side. She was born May 2, 1923 in Oak Harbor… Continue reading

  • Jul 13, 2018

Rita Irene Winkel: Sept. 19, 1923 – June 18, 2018

Rita Irene Winkel, 94, passed away peacefully June 18, 2018 at her home outside of Coupeville with family nearby. Rita and her husband Robert C.… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2018

David D. Wicklund: May 5, 1951 – June 26, 2018

David D. Wicklund, a long time resident of Oak Harbor, Washington was born on May 5, 1951 in Duluth, Minnesota. He passed away in Seattle… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2018

Ernie Ghezzi: Oct. 3, 1945 – July 1, 2018

Ernie Ghezzi of Oak Harbor passed away on July 1, 2018. A vigil service will be held at Wallin Funeral Home Sunday July 8 from… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2018

Sylvia L. Turkington: June 8, 2018

Sylvia L. Turkington, 83, of Coupeville passed away peacefully on June 8 at her daughter’s home on Camano Island. Sylvia was surrounded and cared for… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2018

Robert “Robby” George Parkhurst: Jan. 24, 1953 – June 23, 2018

Robert George Parkhurst of Seattle passed away Saturday, June 23, 2018 following a stroke. Robby was born on Jan. 24, 1953 in Coupeville, to John… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2018

Robert Nelson: May 11, 1940 – June 30, 2018

Robert E. “Bob/Bobby” Nelson, born May 11, 1940, in Minneapolis, Minn. and sadly left us on June 30, 2018. Robert graduated from St. Michaels High… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2018

Willetta “Billie” Rae (Thomas) Hiblar: Nov. 17, 1930 – July 2, 2018

Willetta “Billie” Rae (Thomas) Hiblar, 87, of Bellingham, passed away peacefully on July 2, 2018. Billie, as she was known by family and friends was… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2018

Floyd Charles LeRoy Fuller: Sept. 1, 1941 – June 8, 2018

Floyd Charles LeRoy Fuller of Freeland and Kona, Hawaii passed away peacefully in his sleep in the comfort of his own home on Whidbey Island… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2018

Phyllis A. Hofkamp: Aug. 28, 1925 – June 21, 2018

Phyllis A. Hofkamp went to her Heavenly home on June 21, 2018. Phyllis was born on the family homestead in Leota, Minnesota on Aug. 28,… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2018

Bernadine “Bernie” Arbuckle: Sept. 12 1925 – June 25, 2018

Bernadine Marie “Bernie” Arbuckle passed away Monday, June 25 at Home Place Memory Care in Oak Harbor. Bernie was born Sept. 12, 1925 to Edward… Continue reading

  • Jun 29, 2018

Gloria Matlock: June 13, 1922 – June 18, 2018

Gloria Matlock passed away at the age of 96 in Kirkland on June 18. Born Gloria Bradley on June 13, 1922, in Portland, Ore., she… Continue reading

  • Jun 29, 2018

Anthony B. Leitch : June 17, 2018

Anthony B. Leitch, of Arlington, Wash., passed away June 17, 2018 at the age of 61 at Providence Hospital in Everett, surrounded by his family.… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2018
Zylstra

Laurin “Bud” Zylstra: Jan. 22, 1923 – June 17, 2018

Laurin Bernard Zylstra was born to Rance and Ann (Loers) Zylstra in Oak Harbor, Jan. 22, 1923. He joined older brother Don, who had a… Continue reading

  • Jun 22, 2018
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Harlis “Carl” Ulrich: Sept. 3, 1929 – June 8, 2018

Harlis Carl Ulrich, 88, passed away peacefully on Friday June 8, 2018 at Skagit Valley Hospital with his family beside him. He was born on… Continue reading

  • Jun 22, 2018

Peggy Taylor Rudolph: July 14, 1924 – June 12, 2018

Born Peggy Gene Taylor in The Dalles, Oregon she was the only child of Velma R. Taylor and Orva E. Taylor. Peggy liked to remind… Continue reading

  • Jun 22, 2018

Barbara Diane Olson: Aug. 21, 1946 – June 12, 2018

Barbara Diane (Conley) Olson passed away June 12, 2018 with the dogs at her side as she wanted. Barbara was born and raised in Flagstaff,… Continue reading

  • Jun 22, 2018

Frances C. Davis Curtis : June 9, 2018

Frances, 80, passed away, at home, surrounded by family on June 9, 2018. A long time Whidbey Island resident, Frances loved the beach; and was… Continue reading

  • Jun 22, 2018

Suzanne Ruth Nelson: Feb. 27, 1947 – April 28, 2018

Suzanne Ruth Nelson (Browne), a long time resident of Coupeville, passed away April 28, 2018 at Providence Medical Center in Everett, after a lengthy battle… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2018