Obituaries

Margrethe S. Calkins: July 15, 1924 – June 21, 2020

Margrethe Strobel Calkins passed away at the Mt. Bachelor Memory Care facility in Bend Ore., on Sunday, June 21 after a long battle with dementia.… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2020

Guy Scott Freutel: Oct. 10, 1944 – May 12, 2020

“Scott,” was born Oct. 10, 1944 in Alhambra, Calif., and passed away on May 12, 2020 in Seattle, Wash. He was 75 years old. He… Continue reading

  • Jul 23, 2020

Mindy Lynn Whelchel: June 24, 1975 – July 10, 2020

Mindy Lynn Whelchel, 45, of Oak Harbor, Wash., passed away Friday, July 10, 2020, with her family at her side. Born June 24, 1975 in… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2020

Daniel Saul: April 26, 1934 – June 29, 2020

Surrounded by family, Daniel John Saul passed away at home on June 29, 2020. Dan was born on April 26, 1934, in Centralia, Wash., to… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2020

Warren Harding Lowans: December 3, 1922 – July 9, 2020

Born Dec. 3, 1922 in Mercersburg, Penn., Warren Harding Lowans passed away peacefully on July 9, 2020. Preceded in death by Mary Helen, his loving… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2020

Chizuko M. Irvine: Sept. 1, 1935 – July 11, 2020

Chizuko Michaela Irvine was born on Sept. 1, 1935 in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan to Nobuharu and Ichi Yakura and lived in Yokohama (Bessho) for most… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2020

Jacqueline Rosanne Daniels Hepburn Ronning: July 27, 1923 – June 22, 2020

Jackie was born (at home on her father’s birthday, in the home he had built in Jamestown on the small Conanicut Island in Rhode Island),… Continue reading

  • Jul 14, 2020

Sharon Joyce Schufletowski: Oct. 31, 1940 – June 29, 2020

Sharon Joyce Schuf-letowski, a devoted wife and mother died peacefully in her home on June 29, 2020 after a lengthy battle with lung disease. Sharon… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2020

William ‘Bill’ Jordan: Oct. 8, 1933 – June 19, 2020

William (Bill) Jordan was born Oct. 8, 1933, in O’Neill, Neb., to William Jordan and Josephine (Metcalf) Jordan. Bill contracted polio at age 4 and… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2020

Stanley E. ‘Stan’ Fleharty: Jan. 30, 1931 – March 1, 2020

Our beloved father, grandpa, and great-grandpa passed away on March 1, 2020, at 89 years old. Stan was the eldest son of three boys, of… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2020

Carmen Anthony Falso: July 5, 1946 – June 14, 2020

Carmen Anthony Falso 73, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 14, 2020 in Cape Coral, Fla., in the comfort of his sister, Antoinette Jarnagin’s loving… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2020

Cherie L. Buechner: May 18, 1960 – May 29, 2020

Cherie L. Glover Buechner passed away on May 29, 2020. She was born in Missoula, Mont., on May 18, 1960. Cherie has lived and worked… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2020

Gerald Edward Skaare: March 15, 1941 – April 17, 2020

Gerald Edward Skaare (Jerry), of Kennewick, Wash., passed away April 17, 2020 at the age of 79 after a brief battle with esophageal cancer. He… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2020

Charlotte Henke: Nov. 20, 1937 – May 15, 2020

Charlotte died peacefully at her home on South Whidbey Island on May 15, 2020. “Casa Carlotta,” the home she designed and built in the Useless… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2020

Duane Gimbel: Oct. 26, 1950 – June 26, 2020

Duane Gimbel died at age 69 on June 26, 2020, at home, overlooking Mutiny Bay, with his loving son, Ben, at his side. Duane found… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2020

Matthew John Zuanich

Matthew John Zuanich died on June 15 in Everett, Wash., six weeks after the death of his wife, Katherine (Misich) Zuanich. Matt was born in… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2020

Ruth Royal: May 28, 1928 – June 17, 2020

Ruth Royal born May 15, 1928 in Seattle, Wash., died peacefully on June 17, 2020 in Burlington, Wash. Ruth is now with her loving husband… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2020

William ‘Bill’ Rudolph Rainey: April 15, 1944 – June 23, 2020

William “Bill” Rudolph Rainey passed away on June 23, 2020 at the age of 76, in Georgetown, Texas after a battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Born… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2020

Julie D. Mayer: Jan. 25, 1942 – June 21, 2020

Julie Mayer, 78, of Coupeville, Wash., passed away Sunday, June 21, 2020 at Regency on Whidbey, in Oak Harbor, Wash. Julie was born Jan. 15,… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2020

Dr. Kent J. ‘Doc’ Freer: May 14, 1941 – May 13, 2020

Dr. Kent J. “Doc” Freer passed away on May 13 2020 after a prolonged illness. He was born in Gillette, Wyo., on May 14 1941… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2020