Obituaries

Winnifred Siebecke

Winnifred Arlene Siebecke, our wife, mother and friend passed away March 27, 2003, her 76th birthday, at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley following a brief… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2003

Leon Lewis

Leon E. Lewis, 74, beloved teacher, scholar, husband, father and brother, died March 26, 2003, at Whidbey General Hospital in Coupeville after a brief battle… Continue reading

  • Mar 26, 2003

Alyda P. Eelkema

Sunday morning, March 16, 2003, Alyda Eelkema was in the company of her fellow worshippers when she passed to a new life with her Lord… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2003

Barbara Jean Gibbons

Memorial services for Barbara Jane Gibbons will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, March 22, at Burley Funeral Chapel, Oak Harbor, with The Rev. Richard… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2003

Doris Jean Mays

Doris Jean Mays, 75, 17-year resident of Oak Harbor, died at her home, March 14, 2003.Doris was born in Greenville, Texas, Dec. 24, 1927, to… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2003

George W. Stuart

George W. Stuart, 90, died March 18, 2003, at Careage of Whidbey in Coupeville.He was born March 8, 1913, in Manitoba, Canada. He moved with… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2003

Joyce Pintler

Joyce Lillian Pintler, 71, of Coupeville, died March 16, 2003, at Whidbey General Hospital. Joyce was born August 28, 1931, in Spokane to Alberta Blackman… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2003

Robert L. Melton

Memorial services Robert L. Melton will be held Saturday, March 29, at 10 a.m., at Burley Funeral Chapel, Oak Harbor. Cmdr. Fred Renfroe, CHC, USN… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2003

DeFuentes Lorrene

Lorrene DeFuentes died March 23, 2003, at Whidbey Island Manor, Oak Harbor, Washington. She was married to Anthony S. DeFuentes, Jr. in Yuma, Ariz., on… Continue reading

  • Mar 23, 2003

Amalia Barge

Amalia (Mollie) Barge died peacefully at HomePlace Special Care Center in Oak Harbor March 22, 2003. Mollie was born in Colorado City, Texas, Oct. 30,… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2003

Lucille Barnard

Lucille M. “Lucy” Barnard, 73, passed away Saturday, March 22, 2003. She was blessed to go peacefully at home with her son Larry, caring for… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2003

William Nelsen

William A. Nelsen, 57, died March 22, 2003, at home in Oak Harbor, surrounded by his loved ones.Mr. Nelsen was born Oct. 4, 1945, at… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2003

Alyda Pauline Eelkema

Alyda Pauline Eelkema, 80, lifetime resident of Oak Harbor, passed away suddenly at Whidbey General Hospital, Sunday, March 16, 2003.Visitation will be Thursday, March 20,… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2003

Jennie Hordyk

Jennie Ronhaar Hordyk, 91, died March 19, 2003 in Everett. She was born Aug. 4, 1911, in Clover Valley near Oak Harbor.She married John Hordyk… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2003

June Louise Blake

June Louise Blake, 82, a 33 year resident of Oak Harbor, died at her home Sunday, March 16, 2003, surrounded by her family.Mrs. Blake was… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2003

Thomas G. Nourse

Thomas G. “Pat” Nourse died at HomePlace Special Care Center in Oak Harbor, March 14, 2003.Pat was born in Langley, May 25, 1923, to Thomas… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2003

Thomas Roselli

Thomas Haines “Tom” Roselli, 70 , of Oak Harbor, died Wednesday, March 13, 2003, at his home. He was born Aug. 19, 1932, in Seattle.… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2003

Linda Jo Francis

Linda Jo Francis, 41, of Clinton, died suddenly March 18, 2003. Viewing will be from 5-9 p.m., Sunday, March 30, at Visser Funeral Home in… Continue reading

  • Mar 18, 2003

Cathrun Sprague

Cathryn A. "Kate" Sprague, 61, of Coupeville, died March 16, 2003, following a heroic struggle with multiple sclerosis. Her family was with her as she… Continue reading

  • Mar 16, 2003

Mary Christine ‘Chris’ King

Mary Christine “Chris” King, 96, died March 16, 2003, at Careage of Whidbey where she had been a resident since July 1992. She would have… Continue reading

  • Mar 16, 2003