Obituaries

Alfred ‘Alf’ William Collins: Nov. 28, 1936 – April 12, 2020

We mourn the death of Alf Collins, who died on April 12, 2020 from complications of Alzheimer’s. Alf was a kind, sweet and loving man… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2020

Marc David Esterly: Sept. 9, 1946 – April 17, 2020

Marc David Esterly, of Langley, Wash., was born Sept. 9, 1946 to Marcus Herbert and Verna May (Scully) Esterly in Norwalk, Conn. and graduated to… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2020

Alvin F. Kamara, Jr.: May 6, 1931 – April 9, 2020

Alvin F. Kamara, Jr. passed away at the age of 88, April 9, 2020. He fought the good fight through to the end. Al was… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2020

Paul Magnusson: Died March 28, 2020

Paul Magnusson had a peaceful passing while at his home in the predawn hours of March 28. Paul and Naomi spent 67 years together, beginning… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2020

Leslie Antone Randall: May 22, 1933 – April 11, 2020

Les, 86, passed away in his Oak Harbor, Wash., home on April 11, 2020 with the love of his life, Delores, and children, at his… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2020

Daniel Arthur Renninger, II

The oldest son of Daniel and Victoria Renninger, Daniel was born Nov. 14, 1962 in Milton, Fla. He spent his youth in Alameda, Calif., and… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2020

Darren Charles Henley: Dec. 19, 1989 – April 19, 2020

Darren Charles Henley, beloved fiancé, cherished son, devoted brother, loving uncle, dearly loved nephew and loyal friend left us far too soon, on April 19,… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2020

Margaret Ann Dettman: Died April 5, 2020

Margaret Ann Dettman, longtime Oak Harbor resident, passed away of natural causes at her home on Sunday, April 5, 2020. A Celebration of Life will… Continue reading

  • Apr 21, 2020

Johannes ‘John’ Lindemans: Dec. 21, 1935 – April 7, 2020

One lifetime doesn’t seem like enough to have contained all the living John Lindemans did in his 84 years on Earth. His larger-than-life personality, humor… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2020

Norma Jean Berryman: Feb. 9, 1938 – March 22, 2020

Norma Jean Berryman, age 82, longtime resident of Whidbey Island, Wash., passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2020 at Careage of Whidbey. Mrs. Berryman was… Continue reading

  • Apr 14, 2020

Mariantonia (Antoinette~Ann) Gnozzo: 1922 – 2020

Mariantonia ( Antoinette ~Ann) Gnozzo was born in New York City, NY to Rosa and Donato Gnozzo in 1922. She had a long business career… Continue reading

  • Apr 14, 2020

Norma V. Lounsberry: Jan. 26, 1926 – March 28, 2020

Norma V. Lounsberry smiled her last smile and slipped into bliss in the early morning with family at her side. Born and raised San Jose,… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2020

Robert L. Hays: April 29, 1964 – March 27, 2020

Robert L Hays passed away March 27, 2020 at home with Tricia by his side. He was born April 29, 1964 in Paradise, Calif. and… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2020

Beatrice Cross: Aug. 31, 1945 – March 27, 2020

Beatrice Cross (Minke) was born Aug. 31, 1945 and passed away on March 27, 2020. Beatrice died from complications of COVID-19 peacefully in her sleep… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2020

Madeline Joan ‘Jan’ Barkey Carr: April 9, 1925 – March 24, 2020

Madeline Joan Barkey Carr, “Jan Carr,” was born on April 9, 1925 and died on March 24, 2020. She was 94 years old when she… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2020

Tom Brown: Nov. 16, 1942 – March 27, 2020

Born in Berkeley, Va. to Joe and Anne Brown, Tom was the eldest of four kids. The year of 1963 would forever change his life… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2020

AFCM, Delbert W. Swatosh, U.S. Navy (Retired): July 28, 1929 – March 23, 2020

Delbert W. Swatosh, 90, died peacefully in his Oak Harbor, Wash., home on March 23, 2020 with his loving wife, Arlene, by his side. She… Continue reading

  • Apr 7, 2020

Geraldine Campo Ralston: Nov. 26, 1928 – April 1, 2020

The heart of Dixie never left Geraldine Campo Ralston. As the wife of a Naval Officer, Gerry had the unique opportunity to live in and… Continue reading

  • Apr 7, 2020

Marjorie Jane (McLeod) Carter

Marge was born in Seattle, Wash. to John and Winnie Mcleod on Halloween 1947. She grew up near Jackson Park Golf Course and graduated from… Continue reading

James C. Woodward: May 21, 1948- Feb. 10, 2020

A fond and loving farewell to Jim, who died at age 71 at his new home in Coupeville, Wash., The Homestead. A sudden, quick cardiac… Continue reading

  • Mar 28, 2020