Obituaries

Betty DeSotell

Betty DeSotell was born in Monroe, La., Sept. 25, 1936. She died March 1, 2003, at Whidbey General Hospital after a brief illness. She had… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2003

Bernard Lee

Bernard N. Lee, 87, died Feb. 28, 2003, at his home in Oak Harbor. He was born Dec. 22, 1915, in Echo, Ore. Mr. Lee… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2003

William Trumbell

William A. “Bill” Trumbull, 65, longtime resident of Whidbey Island, died at St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham, following a brief illness.Mr. Trumbull was born May… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2003

Albert Plush

Albert Nelson Plush died Feb. 27, 2003, at Careage of Coupeville. Born Jan. 31, 1928, Mr. Plush was a Langley resident for the past 20… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2003

Exelda Seligmiller

Exelda I. Seligmiller, 76, of Oak Harbor, died Feb. 26, 2003, at Careage of Coupeville; she was a housewife. She was born Aug. 29, 1926,… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2003

Elizabeth Morris

Mrs. Elizabeth Morris passed away Feb. 25, 2003, at Martha and Mary's Health Care Facility in Poulsbo; she was 82.Mrs. Morris was born Nov. 2,… Continue reading

  • Feb 25, 2003

Phoebe Phillips

Phoebe Phillips of Whidbey Island and a 25-year resident of Maple Valley, died Feb. 25, 2003, at Swedish Hospital in Seattle. Phoebe was raised in… Continue reading

  • Feb 25, 2003

Mary Hunt

Mary Virginia Baird Hurt, 84, died Feb. 23, 2003, at Whidbey Manor, Oak Harbor. She was born Feb. 27, 1918, in Durant, Okla., to Frank… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2003

Elizabeth Sherman

Elizabeth N. Sherman, 58, died peacefully at home in Coupeville on Feb. 22, 2003.Elizabeth was born June 10, 1944, in Lone Pine, Calif., to Ed… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2003

Elvira Lucille Mosbrooker

Elvira Lucille Mosbrooker, 92, of Oak Harbor, died Feb. 21, 2003 at Whidbey Island Manor.Mrs. Mosbrooker was born Oct. 23, 1910, in Donaldson, Minn., to… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2003

Ted Hanks

Ted Hanks died Feb. 21, 2003. He was born Nov. 24, 1914, in Werner, N.D.He married Lucille De Vries in June, 1941 and had two… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2003

W. Dean Edmundson

Dr. W. Dean Edmundson, 95, died Feb. 20, 2003, in Seattle. He was born Jan. 31, 1908, in Coupeville, the fourth child of Mary Louana… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2003

Walter Julison

Walter C. "Wally" Julison, 79, died suddenly Feb. 20, 2003, at his home in Oak Harbor. He was born Oct. 7, 1923, in Maywood, Ill.,… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2003

George Sandstrom

George M. Sandstrom, 89, Greenbank, died Feb. 18, 2003, at Whidbey General Hospital after a lengthy illness.He was born in Seattle and was raised in… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2003

Gertrude Parker

Gertrude N. Parker, 83, of Oak Harbor, died Feb. 17, 2003 at Careage of Whidbey, Coupeville. She was born July 10, 1919 in New York,… Continue reading

  • Feb 17, 2003

Ernie Simon

Ernie Simon, 84, 10-year resident of Coupeville, died Feb. 16, 2003, at Careage of Whidbey.Mr. Simon was born in Walker, Minn., Feb. 18, 1918, to… Continue reading

  • Feb 16, 2003

Lee Johnston

Lee Hauck Johnston was born Oct. 25,1925, in Zebra, Mo., and was the third child in a family of 11 brothers and sisters. He was… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2003

David Petitclerc

David W. Petitclerc, 41, of Oak Harbor, formerly of Anacortes, passed away Feb. 14, 2003, at his home in Oak Harbor. He was born Oct.… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2003

Iva M. Palmer

Graveside funeral services for Iva M. “Ivy” Palmer will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, at 12:30 p.m., at Maple Leaf Cemetery, Oak Harbor. Memorial services… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2003

Cora Herrigstad

Graveside funeral services for Cora E. Herrigstad will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, at 10 a.m. at Maple Leaf Cemetery, Oak Harbor. Memorial services will… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2003