Obituaries

Dorothy Zimmerman

Dorothy Beatrice Zimmerman died April 9, 2002, at Home Place following an extended illness. She was born Dec. 11, 1921, in East Grand Forks, Minn.,… Continue reading

  • Apr 9, 2002

Frederick Cole

Frederick William Cole, 83, died April 8, 2002, at Whidbey Island Manor, Oak Harbor. He was born in Yonkers, N.Y., May 12, 1918, to William… Continue reading

  • Apr 8, 2002

Frank Frutos

Frank Frutos died in his sleep in Oak Harbor April 6, 2002; he was 87. He was born July 7, 1914 in San Francisco the… Continue reading

  • Apr 6, 2002

Adah Gamble

Funeral Mass for Adah Caroline Gamble will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Coupeville, with Rev. John J.… Continue reading

  • Apr 3, 2002

Alton Flanders

Funeral Mass for Alton L. Flanders will be held Saturday, April 6 at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Coupeville, with Rev. John J.… Continue reading

  • Apr 3, 2002

Bailey Johnson

Funeral Mass for Bailey Madison Ann Johnson will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, April 8, at St. Augustine’s Catholic Church with Rev. John J.… Continue reading

  • Apr 3, 2002

Leonard King

In loving memory of Leonard Leon King, who died at age 77 on April 1, 2002.Born in Los Angeles on Feb. 5, 1925, and a… Continue reading

  • Apr 1, 2002

Anna Libbey

Anna M. Libbey, 91, a resident of Coupeville for 70 years, died March 31, 2002, at Victorian Cottage in Coupeville. Graveside services will be held… Continue reading

  • Mar 31, 2002

Elsa Gibbons

Elsa R. Gibbons, 87, an eight-year resident of Oak Harbor, died at Whidbey Island Manor on March 31, 2002.Mrs. Boyd was born in Buffalo, N.Y.,… Continue reading

  • Mar 31, 2002

Alice Bassett

Graveside funeral services for Alice LaRene Bassett will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, April 4, 2002, at Maple Leaf Cemetery. Pastor David Lura of… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2002

Howard Grotzke

Howard Frank Grotzke, 83, 36-year resident of Oak Harbor, died at Whidbey Island Manor on Monday, March 25, 2002.Mr. Grotzke was born in Sturgis, S.D.,… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2002

Florence Johnson

A memorial service for Florence Johnson will be held at the Oak Harbor Lutheran Church, Tuesday, April 2, 2002 at 1 p.m. with Pastor Jerry… Continue reading

  • Mar 23, 2002

Jeffrey Smith

Jeffrey Eldon Smith, 22, died suddenly at his home in Oak Harbor on March 23, 2002. He was born Jan. 12, 1980, in Anaheim, Calif.,… Continue reading

  • Mar 23, 2002

Robert Phillip McDaniels

Robert Phillip “Buss” McDaniels, Jr., 79, died March 17, 2002, in Oak Harbor. He was born on Feb. 23, 1923 in San Diego to Robert… Continue reading

  • Mar 17, 2002

Betty Kathern Elkins

Betty Kathern Elkins, formerly McCrickard, most loved mother and grandmother, died March 16, 2002, and will be sadly missed. She was born Sept. 10, 1927,… Continue reading

  • Mar 16, 2002

Ernest Clynn Harpham

Ernest Clynn Harpham, 92, a 46-year resident of Whidbey Island, died at Whidbey General Hospital on March13, 2002.Mr. Harpham was born Aug. 11, 1909, in… Continue reading

  • Mar 13, 2002

Stanley Polehna

A graveside service in remembrance of Stanley Polehna will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, at Maple Leaf Cemetery with Chaplain Fred Renfroe… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2002

Charles Ruddell Jr.

A memorial service for Charles E. Ruddell Jr., 79, of Greenbank (formerly of Ketchikan, Alaska, and Bellevue), will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, March… Continue reading

  • Mar 9, 2002

Cornelia J. Boer

Graveside funeral services for Cornelia J. “Connie” Boer will be held Thursday, March 14, at 12:30 p.m. at Sunnyside Cemetery, Coupeville. Memorial services will follow… Continue reading

  • Mar 9, 2002

Donald Bruneau

Donald Oliver Bruneau died March 9, 2002 after a short battle with a rare brain disease, CJD.He was born June 24, 1934, in Milwaukee to… Continue reading

  • Mar 9, 2002