Obituaries

Mary Alice Griffin: June 4, 1921 – May 12, 2017

Mary Alice Griffin was born June 4, 1921 to Emory and Elizabeth Baumgardner in Harrington, Wash. She passed away on May 12 surrounded by loved… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2017

Michael P. Hoing: April 6, 1960 – May 7, 2017

Oak Harbor resident Michael P. Hoing passed away Sunday, May 7, with his loving family by his side. He was 57 years of age. He… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2017

Helen Carmelita Gotcher: Sept. 18, 1935 – May 2, 2017

Helen Carmelita Gotcher, our beautiful mom, grandma, great-grandma, sister, auntie and friend, 81, passed away on May 2 at WhidbeyHealth Medical Center with her loved… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2017

Marie Jewel Robinson: Nov. 15, 1929 – May 11, 2017

Marie Jewel Robinson was born on Nov. 15, 1929, to Homer Calvin Clealand and Cora Mae Ware in Henrietta, Okla. She passed away on May… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2017

Shirley Mae Sanders: Nov. 15, 1928 – May 9, 2017

Shirley Mae Sanders, age 88, passed away peacefully May 9 at home in Republic, Wash. Shirley was born Nov. 15, 1928, to Richard (Dick) and… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2017

Nimfa Carroll: Nov. 18, 1961 – May 11, 2017

Oak Harbor resident Nimfa Carroll passed away on May 11 in Seattle. She was 55 years of age. Her family is planning a memorial service… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2017

Captain Johnny M. Aydelotte: May 12, 1947 – March 29, 2017

Capt. John M. Aydelotte, 69, of Deception Pass, Wash., passed away March 29, with family by his side at the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, Ariz.… Continue reading

  • May 12, 2017

Michael Saunders: May 5, 2017 – July 3, 1959

Michael Saunders of Oak Harbor, Wash. passed away on May 5, 2017. Viewing will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, May 12, at the… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2017

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

The memorial service/celebration of life for Fred McDaniel Jr. will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 21, 2017, at VFW Post 7392, Oak… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2017

Genevieve ‘Gen’ Rowand Spivey: July 3, 1922 – March 26, 2017

Genevieve Alice Rowand Spivey, longtime Oak Harbor resident, died on Sunday, March 26, at the family home in Oak Harbor. She was 94 years of… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2017

Carol Kalmer: Nov. 13, 1938 – April 29, 2017

Carol Kalmer of Oak Harbor passed away on April 29. A memorial service is scheduled at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 9, at Wallin Funeral Home.… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2017

Shirley Ann Genereaux: Dec. 24, 1935 – April 29, 2017

Shirley Ann Genereaux (m. Bohlin), surrounded by her husband and five children, died peacefully in her sleep April 29 from pancreatic cancer in Oak Harbor… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2017

Ilah Charlotte Engom: Nov. 1, 1922 – April 1, 2017

Ilah Charlotte Engom passed away peacefully in Anacortes on Saturday, April 1. She was 94 years of age. Ilah was born on Camano Island on… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2017

Donald Dale ‘Bud’ Ackley: July 2, 1937 – April 2, 2017

Bud Ackley passed from this life, at home with family, after a five-year battle with pulmonary fibrosis. Born in Marble Rock, Iowa, the youngest son… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2017

Erik Frolich: June 25, 1949 – April 18, 2017

Erik Frolich was born in Seattle, Wash. on June 25, 1949, and died on April 18, 2017, from complications from CMML. He graduated from Bellevue… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2017

Maria ‘Nora’ Amezquita: June 17, 1930 – April 28, 2017

On Friday, April 28, Maria “Nora” Amezquita, age 86, gracefully entered into our Lord’s presence. Nora was born to Patrocinia Gonzalez and Fidencio Morales in… Continue reading

  • May 2, 2017

Robert ‘Bob’ I. Cane: Sept. 7, 1914 – April 20, 2017

Robert “Bob” I. Cane passed away Thursday, April 20, with his loving family at his side, at the age of 102. Bob was born in… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2017

Blaine David Ries: Dec. 11, 1952 – April 22, 2017

Blaine David Ries, age 64, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 22, at his Oak Harbor home, surrounded by his loving family. Blaine was born on… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2017

Carroll Pleasance: Dec. 5, 1928 – April 16, 2017

Carroll Pleasance passed peacefully into the arms of his Saviour on Easter Sunday afternoon. He was preceded in death by Ila Deanne, his wife of… Continue reading

  • Apr 25, 2017

Margaret ‘Peggy’ Viola Fosso: Feb. 29, 1936 – April 8, 2017

Margaret “Peggy” Viola Fosso peacefully passed away Saturday, April 8 surrounded by her loving family. A leap year baby, she was born Feb. 29, 1936,… Continue reading

  • Apr 25, 2017