Obituaries

Dawn Melinda ‘Sunshine’ Stacey

Dawn Melinda “Sunshine” Stacey was born Sept. 26, 1955, in Seattle to Gordon and Paula Howard Monahan. She died at home Aug. 8, 2003.She was… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2003

Naomi Margaret Hudson

Naomi Margaret Hudson, 81, died Aug. 8, 2003, at her home in Oak Harbor. She was born Jan. 8, 1922, in Omaha, Neb., to Arthur… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2003

David Stanley Harwell

David Stanley Harwell, 45, 12-year resident of Oak Harbor, died suddenly in Arlington Thursday, Aug. 7, 2003.Mr. Harwell was born in Redmond, Ore., Jan. 25,… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2003

Gerald Brennen Davison

Gerald Brennen Davison, 53, died Aug. 7, 2003, at Careage of Whidbey from complications of heart failure. Jerry, as his friends knew him, was born… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2003

Geraldine Folks

Geraldine Russell Folks, 81, died Aug. 7, 2003, at Whidbey Island Manor, Oak Harbor. Geraldine was born July 16, 1922, in Ozark, Ark., to Harold… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2003

Frances White

Frances M. White, formerly of Wichita, Kan., died at her sister’s home in Oak Harbor Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2003, following a brief illness.Mrs. White was… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2003

Donald Howard Jensen, Jr.

Donald Howard Jensen, Jr., 59, 23-year resident of Freeland, died Aug. 3, 2003 at Careage of Whidbey following a lengthy illness.Mr. Jensen was born in… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2003

Albert Ulman

Albert Ulman died Aug. 1, 2003, at home in Oak Harbor after a long illness. He and his family, at one time, were residents of… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2003

Bernice Thetford

Bernice Marilyn Thetford, 63, 37-year resident of Oak Harbor, died July 31, 2003, at her home.Mrs. Thetford was born Nov. 6, 1939, in Westwood, Calif.,… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2003

Donald Lee Braidic

Donald Lee Braidic, 53, seven-year resident of Oak Harbor, died July 30, 2003, at Skagit Valley Hospital following a brief illness.Mr. Braidic was born Sept.… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2003

John Van Kal

Services of remembrance for John Van Kal will be held Saturday, Aug. 9 at 2 p.m., at Oak Harbor First Reformed Church with Pastor Tad… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2003

Kenneth Grandy

Kenneth C. Grandy was born Jan. 11, 1913, on Vashon Island. He went to be with his Lord and Savior July 29, 2003, at the… Continue reading

  • Jul 29, 2003

Daryl R. ‘Doc’ Strader

Graveside services for Daryl R. “Doc” Strader were held Aug. 1 at Maple Leaf Cemetery, Oak Harbor, with Cmdr. Fred Renfroe, CHC, USN, officiating. Whidbey… Continue reading

  • Jul 28, 2003

George Breha

George Ernest Breha, former owner of Miss Print copy shop, died suddenly July 28, 2003 at the age of 47. A memorial service will be… Continue reading

  • Jul 28, 2003

Lyle Wallace Galivan

Lyle Wallace Galivan, 85, 49-year resident of Oak Harbor, died July 28, 2003 at Home Place Special Care Facility.Mr. Galivan was born Oct. 2, 1917… Continue reading

  • Jul 28, 2003

Sylvia Karp

Sylvia “Pat” Jane Karp, 74, of Yorkville, Ill., died July 27, 2003, at Dogwood Health Care Center in Sandwich, Ill. She was born June 15,… Continue reading

  • Jul 27, 2003

Margaret Loretta Taylor

Margaret Loretta Taylor was born March 4, 1913, in Hartford, Conn., to Patrick and Margaret (McKeough) Daley. Her parents were Irish immigrants from County Cork… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2003

Betty Lee Kelley

Betty Lee Kelley, 82, of Coupeville, died July 23, 2003, at a Coupeville nursing home. She was born Nov. 20, 1920, in Lincoln, Neb., to… Continue reading

  • Jul 23, 2003

Lois Wright Englebright

Lois Wright Englebright, 89, died Tuesday, July 22, 2003 at Parkside Special Care residence in Sedro-Woolley. She was born Nov. 6, 1913, in Mount Vernon,… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2003

Esther Ankeny

Esther E. Ankeny, 94, of Oak Harbor, longtime former Clinton resident, died at Summer Hill Retirement and Assisted Living Monday, July 21, 2003.Mrs. Ankeny was… Continue reading

  • Jul 21, 2003