Obituaries

Lloyd R. Linn, BMC, USNR (Ret.): July 16, 1926 – Dec. 20, 2019

Lloyd Raymond Linn, of Oak Harbor, Wash. passed away on Dec. 20, 2019. Lloyd was born in Willard, Ohio on July 16, 1926 to Curtis… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2020

Capt. Patrick C. Hauert: Nov. 6, 1941 – Dec. 29, 2019

Capt. Patrick Charles Hauert passed away Dec. 29, 2019 in Olympia, Wash. He was born Nov. 6, 1941 to Louis and Elizabeth Hauert in Peotone,… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2020

Barbara Mae Grossman: Jan. 17, 1920 – Jan. 1 2020

Barbara Mae Grossman (Reisner) died peacefully at Careage of Whidbey in Coupeville, Wash., on the morning of Jan. 1, 2020. She will be missed by… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2020

Maria Christina Clements: Jan. 27, 1939 – Dec. 14, 2019

Maria Cristina Clem-ents (Martinez), born in January 1939 in Bogota, Colombia, passed away peacefully on Dec. 14, 2019. Maria was born to Louis and Ana… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2020

Jerry Smith: July 7, 1940 – Dec. 30, 2019

Gerald E. (Jerry) Smith of Camano Island died Dec. 30, 2019 at Providence Hospice, Everett, Wash. He was born in Belling-ham, Wash. to Ralph and… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2020

John Schisel: Died Dec. 3, 2019

John Schisel, 69, passed away peacefully at home on Dec. 3 surrounded by his family. A celebration of his life will be held at 2… Continue reading

  • Jan 7, 2020

Melvin DeWayne Beck: Aug. 29, 1932 – Dec. 15, 2019

Melvin DeWayne Beck was born Aug. 29, 1932, in Lynch, Neb., to Fannie and Harold Beck. Melvin moved to Sunnyside, Wash., in 1950, to work… Continue reading

  • Jan 7, 2020

Cheryl K. Thomas: Oct. 20, 1940 – Nov. 6, 2019

Cheryl K. Thomas, 79, died peacefully on Nov. 6, 2019, at Careage of Whidbey in Coupeville, Wash. Cheryl was born Oct. 20, 1940, in Columbus,… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2020

Robert C. ‘Bobby/Bob’ Johnson: Jan. 18, 1955 – Dec. 21, 2019

Robert C. Johnson (Bobby, Bob) passed peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family on Dec. 21, 2019. Bob was born in Port Townsend, Wash.,… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2020

Leslie B. Hassler: Oct. 24, 1921 – Dec. 14, 2019

Our family has lost a true soldier and one strong man who fought until the end. Les was born in Underwood, N.D., on Oct. 24,… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2020

Ian Keith Graham: May 18, 1939 – Dec. 20, 2019

Ian Keith Graham, born May 18, 1939, in Birmingham, England, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, Dec. 20. Ian is survived… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2020

Nadine Wilson: Nov. 17, 1941 – Dec. 24, 2019

Nadine Wilson, 78, of Oak Harbor, Wash., died Dec. 24, 2019, at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon, Wash. Hawthorne Funeral Home is in charge… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2020

Richard ‘Mike’ Michael McGruder : Jan. 20, 1949 – Dec. 18, 2019

Richard “Mike” Michael McGruder, of Oak Harbor, Wash., born Jan. 20, 1949, in Denver, Colo., passed away Dec. 18, 2019, in Everett, Wash. Mike is… Continue reading

  • Dec 27, 2019

Ben S. Lamb: Feb. 12, 1995 – Dec. 12, 2019

Ben Steven “Jammer” Lamb, 24, of Oak Harbor, died suddenly on Dec. 12, 2019, from an overdose, after an 11-year battle with addiction. He is… Continue reading

  • Dec 27, 2019

LaVerne Marie Martin: June 10, 1930 – Dec. 6, 2019

LaVerne Marie Martin started her journey during a raging snow storm in Martin, S.D. on Jan. 10, 1930. During her journey she raised seven children,… Continue reading

  • Dec 24, 2019

Elizabeth Jane Heller Ruff: June 1, 1946 – Dec. 8, 2019

“Physically Gone But Never Forgotten” Elizabeth, age 73, longtime resident of Oak Harbor, Wash., passed away after a long battle with renal failure. Elizabeth was… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2019

John Joseph Quinn, Jr.: Oct. 14, 1944 – Nov. 24, 2019

John Joseph Quinn Jr., 75, of Oak Harbor, Wash., left us on Nov. 24, 2019 in Katy, Texas, after a courageous battle with cancer. He… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2019

Timothy Demond Howard: July 18, 1980 – Dec. 10, 2019

Timothy Demond Howard, age 39, longtime Oak Harbor, Wash., resident, passed away at Swedish Medical Center Cherry Hill Campus in Seattle, Wash., on Tuesday, Dec.… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2019

Sylvia Folkart: Died Dec. 17, 2019

Sylvia Folkart, 93, of Arlington, Wash., died peacefully in her sleep on Dec. 17, 2019. Daughter of Ruth Elizabeth (Jones) and David Martin Smith, Sylvia… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2019

Gloria Joy (Ellingsen) Young: Jan. 29, 1931 – Dec. 4, 2019

Born Jan. 29, 1931, passed away peacefully on Dec. 4, 2019, at Careage of Whidbey in Coupeville, Wash. Joy moved to Oak Harbor, Wash., with… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2019