Obituaries

Lena Mahoney: Oct. 8, 1917 – March 19, 2017

Lena Mahoney, born Oct. 8, 1917, passed away on March 19 in…

  • Mar 28th, 2017

Jane Lovejoy Jones: March 16, 1927 – March 3, 2017

A memorial service celebrating the life of Jane Lovejoy Jones will be…

  • Mar 28th, 2017

Gary L. Wallin: Nov. 24, 1948 – March 21, 2017

Our community has lost a wonderful, caring man. Gary Wallin died suddenly…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Bob ‘J.R’ Pettyjohn: April 18, 1939 – March 19, 2017

Bob “J.R” Pettyjohn of Oak Harbor, Washington passed away in Suprise, Ariz.,…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Clara ‘Lou’ Mahler: Dec. 2, 1938 – March 17, 2017

Clara Louise “Lou” Mahler died at her home in Oak Harbor surrounded…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Rodolfo G. Fontecha: Aug. 12, 1937 – March 5, 2017

Rodolfo G. Fontecha was born on Aug. 12, 1937, in Quezon City,…

  • Mar 24th, 2017

Lou Mahler: Dec. 2, 1938 – March 17, 2017

Lou Mahler, long time realtor and Soroptimist, died March 17 at her…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Bord Richard Langvold: June 24, 1952 – Feb. 28, 2017

Bord Richard Langvold, age 63, went home to be with his Lord…

  • Mar 21st, 2017

Mike White: Oct. 10, 1953 – Dec. 12, 2016

Mike White’s celebration of life will be held from 1-3 p.m. Saturday,…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

James ‘Jim’ Lennon Boswell Sr.: Dec. 26 1926 – March 2, 2017

James “Jim” Lennon Boswell Sr. passed away in his home with family…

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Fred McDaniel Jr.: Oct. 23, 1932 – March 6, 2017

“The Diesel Man” has retired. Fred McDaniel Jr., 84, of Oak Harbor…

  • Mar 14th, 2017

Justo Mesa Aquino: Aug. 3, 1933 – March 5, 2017

Justo Mesa Aquino, born in Barrigada, Guam, Aug. 3, 1933, died peacefully…

  • Mar 14th, 2017

Joanne Boyer: May 5, 1939 – Feb. 18, 2017

Joanne Boyer’s celebration of life will be held from 2-5 p.m. Saturday,…

  • Mar 10th, 2017

Melvin Thomas Ford: Oct. 2, 1916 – Feb. 24, 2017

Melvin Thomas Ford, born Oct. 2, 1916, passed onto glory Feb. 24.…

  • Mar 10th, 2017

Myrtle Balster

Myrtle Balster passed away on Feb. 27 after a sudden, brief illness.…

  • Mar 8th, 2017

Jane Lovejoy Jones: March 16, 1927 – March 3, 2017

Jane McRae Lovejoy Jones died on Whidbey Island Friday, March 3. She…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

Susan Kay Holman: Aug. 2, 1937 – Feb. 26, 2017

Susan Kay Holman, 79, of Rochester, N.H., died Sunday morning, Feb. 26,…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

Amparo ‘Ampy’ Townsend: Oct. 28, 1940 – March 3, 2017

Amparo “Ampy” Townsend (née Mapa) died peacefully at her home surrounded by…

  • Mar 7th, 2017

Rick D. McWilliams: Oct. 19, 1951 – Feb. 18, 2017

On Feb. 18, Rickey Dean McWilliams, age 65, was at home in…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

Ronnie Kaser: Nov. 19, 1949 – Feb. 16, 2017

Ronnie Kaser, 67, passed away Feb. 16, 2017. He resided in Coupeville,…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

Richard Mullis: June 9, 1939 – Feb. 13, 2017

Retired SCPO Richard Eugene Mullis of Navarre, Fla., passed away peacefully at…

  • Feb 28th, 2017

Harold Robinett: April 6, 1914 – Feb. 14, 2017

Harold Robinett was born to Arthur Francis Robinett and Maude Lucille Cook…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

James Robert Puhr Sr.: March 20, 1929 – Feb. 19, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel James Robert Puhr Sr., USA-Ret., passed away Feb. 19 singing…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Gary Preder: Feb. 15, 1951 – Feb. 13, 2017

On Feb. 13, Gary Preder, 65, suddenly went to be with our…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Mary Lou (Saldana) Mahoney: June 9, 1954 – Feb. 6, 2017

Mary Lou (Saldana) Mahoney of Oak Harbor passed away on Feb. 6,…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Greg Linn: June 3, 1948 – Feb. 17, 2017

Greg Linn of Anacortes passed away at his home on Feb. 17.…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Margaret E. Eggerman: Aug. 3, 1923 – Feb. 16, 2017

Margaret Elizabeth “Marge” Eggerman, age 93, died at Ballard Care &Rehab Facility,…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Capt. James Morris Brightman, U.S.N. (Ret.): July 20, 1935 – Feb. 13, 2017

Capt. James Morris “Jim” Brightman, U.S. Navy (Ret.), age 81, of Fairview,…

  • Feb 24th, 2017

Lynn Riley Sullivan: April 8, 1936 – Feb. 9, 2017

Lynn Riley Sullivan was born on April 8, 1936, in Bay City,…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Joe R. Somera Sr.: Aug. 27, 1939 – Feb. 13, 2017

Joe R. Somera Sr., 77, passed away peacefully on Feb. 13 at…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Beatrice M. ‘Bea’ Rodeheffer: May 18, 1924 – Feb. 14, 2017

Beatrice M. “Bea” Rodeheffer, age 92, longtime Oak Harbor resident, passed away…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Vernon Lloyd Lupton: May 7, 1941 – Oct. 26, 2016

Vernon Lloyd Lupton died at his home in Oak Harbor on Oct.…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Richard Arthur ‘Dick’ Sherwood: Dec. 8, 1927 – Feb. 3, 2017

At age 89, Richard Arthur “Dick” Sherwood’s life-journey ended Feb. 3. He…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Chonita Marion Netto: April 27, 1919 – Feb. 9, 2017

Chonita Marion Netto, 97, of Oak Harbor, passed away at her home…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Patricia A. McClung Thompson: Jan. 28, 1937 – Jan. 29, 2017

Patricia A. McClung Thompson died peacefully in her sleep in her home…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Margaret Helen MacKinnon: July 3, 1926 – Feb. 10, 2017

Margaret Helen MacKinnon was born on July 3, 1926, in Boston, Mass.,…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Evelyn Emelda Lloyd: May 13, 1936 – Feb. 8, 2017

Evelyn Emelda Lloyd, beloved wife, mother and longtime resident of Oak Harbor,…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

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

Joyce passed away peacefully at the age of 93 on Feb. 13.…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Ophelia ‘Anne’ Maddox: Oct. 5, 1962 – Feb. 2, 2017

Ophelia “Anne” Maddox, age 54, died Feb. 2 in Mishawaka, Ind. Palmer…

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Hans Olson: July 22, 1930 – Feb. 7, 2017

Hans Martin Olson, “Swede,” 86, passed away peacefully at home on Feb.…

  • Feb 14th, 2017