Obituaries

George William Lindsay: Sept. 11, 1924 – Feb. 18, 2021

George William Lindsay, beloved husband, and father passed away on the morning of Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2021. George was born in New York in 1924… Continue reading

  • Mar 5, 2021
Edward

Louise May Edward (Parkes): May 17, 1931 – Feb. 12, 2021

Louise May Edward (Parkes), 89, formerly of Freeland, Wash., died from infirmities of age on Friday, Feb. 12, 2021 at her residence in Burlington, Wash.… Continue reading

  • Mar 5, 2021
Edward
Townsend, Bill

Bill Townsend: Aug. 30, 1945 – Dec. 24, 2020

Bill Townsend was born Aug. 30, 1945, and he died at age 75 on Dec. 24, 2020, at The Terrace at Beverly Lake (memory care).… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2021
Townsend, Bill
Steele, Marlene

Marlene Beatrice Steele: June 17, 1932 – Feb. 19, 2021

Marlene Beatrice Steele, loving wife, mother, aunt, grandmother and great grandmother, passed away peacefully Feb. 19, 2021 with multiple medical challenges, including dementia. She was… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2021
Steele, Marlene
Kruse, Bessie

Bessie ‘Bess’ Francis Stineman Kruse: May 28, 1943 – Feb. 19, 2021

Bessie “Bess” Francis Stineman Kruse, of Whidbey Island, Wash., passed away Friday, Feb. 19, 2021 at Virginia Mason Hospital in Seattle. Born on May 28,… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2021
Kruse, Bessie
Fairbank, Nancy

Jane Sadler Fairbank: Jan. 1, 1930 – Feb. 21, 2021

Jane Fairbank, of Oak Harbor, Wash., passed to heaven on Feb. 21, 2021. She is survived by her sisters, Nancy Condliff and Suzanne Hays, and… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2021
Fairbank, Nancy
Boonstra, Willie

Willie Ann Boonstra: March 21, 1927 – Feb. 14, 2021

Willie Ann Boonstra passed away peacefully on Feb. 14, 2021. Willie was born in Nijmegen, Netherlands on March 21, 1927 to Jacobus and Johanna (van… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2021
Boonstra, Willie
Black, William

William C. ‘Bill’ Black Jr.: May 5, 1938 – Feb. 11, 2021

Bill passed away Feb. 11, 2021 after a brief illness. He was born in Inglewood, Calif., May 5, 1938 to William C. and Ruby R.… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2021
Black, William
Parmelee, Sue

Sue Parmelee: Jan. 30, 1929 – Feb. 9, 2021

Sue Parmelee, age 92, passed peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. She was born in West Seattle, on Jan. 30, 1929 and was the youngest… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2021
Parmelee, Sue
Lindemaier, Patricia

Patricia ‘Pat’ Maren Lindemaier: Jan. 16, 2021

Patricia Maren ”Pat” Lindemaier, aged 74, passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home in Vancouver, Wash., Jan. 16, 2021, after a short battle… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2021
Lindemaier, Patricia
Carter, Linda

Linda Lee Carter: Sept. 14, 1958 – Feb. 15, 2021

On Feb, 15, 2021 at the age of 62 Linda passed away peacefully. She was surrounded by family. Linda was predeceased by her husband Dan… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2021
Carter, Linda
Boonstra, Willie

Willie Ann Boonstra

Willie Ann Boonstra, longtime Oak Harbor, Wash., resident, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021 at her home. She was surrounded by her loving family.… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2021
Boonstra, Willie
Blackburn

Daisy Louise Blackburn: July 28, 1932 – Feb. 5, 2021

Daisy Louise Floyd, the youngest of 13 brothers and sisters, was born to Hazel and Elmer Floyd on July 28, 1932, in Osawatomie, Kan. On… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2021
Blackburn
Chretien, Brian

Brian T. Chretien: Jan. 6, 1959 – Feb. 2, 2021

On Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, Brian Thomas Chretien, husband and veteran, passed away at age 62. Brian was born Jan. 6, 1959 in Pittsfield, Mass.,… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2021
Chretien, Brian
Sibonga, Cesar

Cesar Dangaran Sibonga: Oct. 16, 1957 – Feb. 7, 2021

Cesar is survived by his wife of 34 years, Rebecca; his two sons, Marvin and Kevin; many cousins, nieces, nephews, brother/sister in-laws; and friends. Cesar… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2021
Sibonga, Cesar
Anderson, Donald

Donald Paul Anderson: Dec. 26, 1953 – Jan. 29, 2021

Donald “Paul” Anderson died on Friday, Jan. 29, 2021 at his home in Waunakee, Wisc. Paul was born on Dec. 26, 1953 to Donald and… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2021
Anderson, Donald

Matt B. Burns Jr.: Jan. 7, 1927 – Feb. 3, 2021

Matt B. Burns Jr., a resident of Oak Harbor, Wash., died on Feb. 3, 2021 at the age of 94. He was born Jan. 7,… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2021
Caveness, Lucille

A. Lucille Caveness: Oct. 13, 1928 – Feb. 5, 2021

Lu Caveness, 92, passed away Friday, Feb. 5, 2021 at Providence Hospital in Everett, Wash. She had resided in Greenbank, Wash., with her son Jim… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2021
Caveness, Lucille
Engle, Delores

Delores Engle: Dec. 18, 1938 – Feb. 5, 2021

Dolores Leilani (Harper) Engle of Coupeville, Wash., passed away in Bothell, Wash., on Feb. 5, 2021. She was surrounded by her family. Dolores was born… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2021
Engle, Delores
Willeford, Lynn

Lynn Murray Willeford: Jan. 31, 1948 – Jan. 31, 2021

Lynn Murray Willeford has touched many lives on South Whidbey and beyond with her kindness, focus on community, her writing, and her brilliance. She was… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2021
Willeford, Lynn