Obituaries

Howard Haveman: May 10, 1928 – Dec. 28, 2017

Howard Haveman of Oak Harbor, Wash. passed away on Dec.28, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 6 at… Continue reading

  • Jan 2, 2018

Ralph E. Shelton: Jan. 2, 1954-Dec. 13, 2017

Beloved husband, father and son, Ralph Ennis Shelton, 63, long time resident of Oak Harbor, passed away suddenly at home Wednesday, Dec.13, 2017. “Ralphy” was… Continue reading

  • Dec 29, 2017

Herbert Norman Magnusson: Dec. 16, 1933-Dec. 22, 2017

Herbert Norman Magnusson, age 84, longtime Coupeville resident and golf pro, passed away at Careage of Whidbey on Friday, Dec. 22, 2017. Herb was born… Continue reading

  • Dec 29, 2017

Sharon Tobin: Dec. 18, 2017

Sharon Theresa Tobin (née Beauchemin) was prematurely and tragically taken from her family and friends on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, in a horrific automobile accident… Continue reading

  • Dec 26, 2017

Jeanne R Martin: Oct. 6, 1926-Dec. 15, 2017

Jeanne R. Martin was born Oct. 6, 1926, in Mount Gilead, Ohio, and died Dec. 15, 2017, in Oak Harbor after a fall, and from… Continue reading

  • Dec 22, 2017

Diane Mary O’Hagan: July 24, 1927-Dec. 9, 2017

Diane Mary O’Hagan was born to James and Ann O’Hagan on July 24, 1927, in Chicago, Ill. The family relocated to southern California in 1941… Continue reading

  • Dec 22, 2017

David A. Hildreth: June 23, 1945-Dec. 20, 2017

David A. Hildreth, DVM, Coupeville veterinarian, age 72, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Hildreth was… Continue reading

  • Dec 22, 2017

Edward “Frenchy” DuBois: Jan. 4, 1947-Dec. 12, 2017

Beloved husband, father, son and friend Edward “Frenchy” DuBois, 70, passed away on Dec. 12, 2017, at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. Edward DuBois… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2017

Fermin Leo Yadon: Sept. 17, 1923-Dec. 7, 2017

Longtime Oak Harbor resident, Fermin Leo Yadon, 94, formerly of Wasilla, Alaska, passed away peacefully on Dec. 7, 2017, at his home, surrounded by his… Continue reading

  • Dec 15, 2017

Thomas Reed: Aug. 18, 1959-Dec. 12, 2017

Thomas Reed of Oak Harbor. passed away on Dec. 12, 2017. Services will be held at a later date.… Continue reading

  • Dec 15, 2017

Albert L. Owens, MCPO, U.S. Navy (Ret.): Dec. 5, 2017

Albert Lloyd “Al” Owens, 82, of Oak Harbor. passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017 at Peace Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Bellingham, surrounded… Continue reading

  • Dec 15, 2017

Fermin Leo Yadon: Sept. 17, 1923-Dec. 7, 2017

Fermin Leo Yadon, age 94 and a longtime Oak Harbor resident, passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family, on Thursday, Dec.… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2017

Jill Allgire Schacht: March 18, 1950 – Dec. 1, 2017

Jill Allgire Schacht passed away surrounded by the love of friends and family on Dec. 1, 2017, after a courageous fight against cancer. She was… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2017

Charles Leroy Fagan: March 24, 1924-Dec. 5, 2017

Charles Leroy Fagan, age 93 and a longtime Oak Harbor resident, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, at Summerhill Assisted Living. Chuck was born… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2017

Mark Andrew Brooks: Dec. 19, 2000 — Nov. 21, 2017

Mark Brooks, age 16, passed away unexpectedly on Nov. 21, 2017. Mark was an amazing human being who made his fair share of mistakes, but… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2017

Suellen Growe: Sept. 8, 1940-Nov. 24, 2017

On Nov. 24, 2017, we lost our Suzie due to sudden heart failure. Even though it is a tremendous shock to her family and those… Continue reading

  • Dec 9, 2017

Felicia Holter Marshall: June 3, 1932-Dec. 4, 2017

Felicia Holter Marshall of Coupeville died in the early hours of Dec. 4, 2017, from complications of Alzheimer’s. She was born in Whitefish, Mont. on… Continue reading

  • Dec 8, 2017

Todd H. Denno: July 10, 1968-Dec. 1, 2017

Todd Harold Denno, 49, of Oak Harbor, passed away surrounded by his family on Dec. 1, 2017 in Seattle. He was born on July 10,… Continue reading

  • Dec 8, 2017

Thankful for kindess shown on Veterans Day

Editor, I am a Vietnam vet. Me and my wife, Sharon, attended the Veterans Day Parade. I tipped my USS Constellation hat to Mayor Bob… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2017

Jill Marie Allgire Schacht: March 18, 1950-Dec. 1, 2017

Jill Marie Allgire Schacht passed away at home surrounded by her loving family on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 after a three-year battle with cancer. She… Continue reading

  • Dec 5, 2017