Obituaries

Robert Douglas Wardell

Robert Douglas Wardell, chief petty officer, USN (Ret.), 88, 30-year resident of Oak Harbor, died at Providence Hospital, Pacific Campus, in Everett, Sunday, June 15,… Continue reading

  • Jun 15, 2003

Ethel Mae Sharp

Ethel Mae Sharp, 96, died June 14, 2003 at Josephine Sunset Home in Stanwood. She was born in Windsor (Henry County) Ind., Aug. 4, 1906,… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2003

Bonnie Knue

Bonnie J. Knue, 75, passed away suddenly June 13, 2003, in Skagit County. Bonnie was born on Feb. 12, 1928, in Marshall, Okla., to Inez… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2003

Joan Ellis Austin

Joan Ellis Austin, 46, died June 12, 2003, at Virginia Beach General Hospital, Virginia Beach, Va. She was born April 2, 1957, in Coupeville to… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2003

Klara Waidelich Schnatter

Klara Waidelich Schnatter, 83, passed away peacefully the morning of June 12, 2003. Klara’s heart failed. She was born in Zeutern, Germany, Nov. 26, 1919,… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2003

Delores Nelson

Delores V. Nelson, 79, of Burlington, passed away peacefully June 10, 2003, after dealing with an extended illness.She was born in Nagrom, near Cle Elum,… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2003

Penny Denise (Persing) Roehrich

Funeral services for Penny D. Roehrich will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 14 at Burley Funeral Chapel, Oak Harbor. Cremation with private family… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2003

Jo Ann Myers

Jo Ann F. Myers, 74, died at Whidbey Island Manor in Oak Harbor June 9, 2003. She was born Dec. 12, 1928, in Kansas City,… Continue reading

  • Jun 9, 2003

Christine Lenore Pirner Sao

Christine Lenore Pirner Sao, 43, died quietly the morning of June 8, 2003, following a prolonged illness. Christine’s loving husband of eight years, Roland Sao,… Continue reading

  • Jun 8, 2003

Keith Malcom Schleh

Keith Malcolm Schleh, 81, 12-year resident of Whidbey Island, died June 6, 2003 at Careage of Whidbey.Mr. Schleh was born in Omaha, Neb., Feb. 17,… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2003

Frances Marian DoyelI

Frances Marian Doyel, 88, 18-year resident of Whidbey Island, died June 5, 2003 at Home Place Special Care Center in Oak Harbor.Mrs. Doyel was born… Continue reading

  • Jun 5, 2003

Sharon Abrahamse Patrocinio

Sharon Ruth Abrahamse Patrocinio, 45, was born Aug. 20, 1957, in Coupeville to David and Barbara Holmes Abrahamse. She died May 28, 2003.She grew up… Continue reading

  • Jun 4, 2003

Arthur Navarro Langston, Jr.

Funeral Mass for Arthur N. Langston, Jr. was celebrated June 13 at St. Augustine’s Catholic Church with the Rev. Ronald Belisle, Celebrant. Interment prayers followed… Continue reading

  • Jun 3, 2003

Leonard Woodall

Leonard Woodall was born July 19, 1923 in Tacoma; he died June 2, 2003, in Yakima.He and Jean moved to Whidbey Island in 1985. Leonard… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2003

Carlyle Lovewell

Carlyle Carpenter Lovewell, 95, best known as Lyle Lovewell, passed away June 1, 2003 after losing a battle with pneumonia. He was born March 18,… Continue reading

  • Jun 1, 2003

Donald Stockmyer

Memorial services for Donald Stockmyer will be held at 1 p.m. at Burley Funeral Chapel, Oak Harbor, Friday, June 6, with Cmdr. Fred Renfroe, CHC,… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2003

Elsie Melver

Elsie Juliette Melver, 82, died May 30, 2003, in Coupeville. She was born May 4, 1921, in Ballard to George and Anne Marie Gunderson. She… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2003

Mary Jo Dooher Isenmann

Mary Jo Dooher Isenmann, 67, of Village Green Assisted Living in Federal Way, died May 25, 2003, in Tacoma.She was born July 21, 1935, in… Continue reading

  • May 25, 2003

Ruby Vander Stoep

Ruby Vander Stoep, 88, 80-resident of Oak Harbor, died at Home Place of Oak Harbor Sunday, May 25, 2003.Mrs. Vander Stoep was born in Clover… Continue reading

  • May 25, 2003

Elizabeth Ferguson

Memorial services for Elizabeth A. Ferguson will be held Wednesday, May 28 at 2 p.m. at Oak Harbor Lutheran Church with the Rev. Jerry Buss… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2003