Obituaries

Looff

Donald Lee ‘Don’ Looff: April 26, 1930 – April 15, 2019

On April 15, 2019, Donald Lee “Don” Looff passed away peacefully following a sudden heart attack. Don was born on April 26, 1930 in Oak… Continue reading

  • Apr 23, 2019
Looff

Rosario M. Mirador ‘Charing’ Uy: Sept. 25, 1926 – April 14, 2019

Rosario, age 92, passed away peacefully at home in Oak Harbor, Wash., on Sunday afternoon April 14, 2019. She was born in Santa Cruz, Zambales,… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2019
Wheat

Joel Andrew Wheat: Nov. 27, 1987 – March 25, 2019

Joel Andrew Wheat, of Coupeville, Wash., passed away in the early morning hours of March 25, 2019 at WhidbeyHealth Medical Center in Coupeville from complications… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2019
Wheat
Koetje

Henry ‘Hank’ Koetje: Sept. 29, 1923 – April 14, 2019

Henry “Hank” Koetje, age 95, lifelong Oak Harbor resident, World War II combat survivor and businessman, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019 at Summer… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2019
Koetje
Arnold

Joyce Arnold: Oct. 27, 1957 – Feb. 28, 2019

Joyce Arnold, a gifted teacher who was passionate about education, fascinated by indigenous culture, and loved to cook, read, and spend time with her son,… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2019
Arnold
Iverson

Marilyn Joy Iverson: April 20, 1933 – April 5, 2019

Joy (Thrailkill) Iverson, 85, of Coupeville, Wash., passed away peacefully in her sleep at Regency on Whidbey on April 5, 2019. Born in Seattle, Wash.… Continue reading

  • Apr 16, 2019
Iverson
Fakkema

Marlene Fakkema: April 16, 1933 – April 8, 2019

Marlene Fakkema, of Oak Harbor, Wash., passed away on April 8, 2019. Marlene was born in Neenah, Wisc. to Lyle and Florence Cornish. She married… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2019
Fakkema
Stewart

Violet Grace Stewart: May 31, 1928 – March 30, 2019

Violet Grace Stewart peacefully went to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at the age of 90. She was born to Walter… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2019
Stewart

Barbara Hope Kemp Grimm: March 4, 2019

On Monday, March 4, Barbara Hope Kemp Grimm, age 90, passed away peacefully in her sleep, in Oak Harbor, Wash. Her husband of 57 years,… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2019
Dernbach

Rita Colleen Dernbach: Jan. 21, 1944 – Feb. 7, 2019

Rita Colleen (Barber) Dernbach joined the Lord on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. Colleen was born in Powell, Wyo., on Jan. 21, 1944 to Robert and… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2019
Dernbach

Emmalyn ‘lyn’ DeShong: Jan. 6, 1930 – March 28, 2019

(Emmalyn) lyn DeShong, loving mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully on March 28, 2019, at the age of 89. Lyn was born on Jan. 6,… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2019

Anne Mason Byron: Sept. 15, 1932 – April 7, 2019

Anne Mason Byron (A. M. Byron as some of you might know her), passed away with her husband and children by her side on Sunday,… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2019

Sandra Kay Burns-DeHart: Jan. 22, 1954 – March 10, 2019

On Sunday, March 10, 2019, Sandra Kay Burns-DeHart, loving wife, sister, aunt and friend to many, passed away at the age of 65, after a… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2019

James ‘JT’ Thomas Morgan: Jan. 9, 1930 – March 26, 2019

After a long struggle with Alzheimer’s disease, James Thomas (“JT” or “Tom”) Morgan passed peacefully on March 26, 2019 with family members by his side… Continue reading

  • Apr 9, 2019
Morgan

Carol Morgan: Celebration of life

Celebration of life for Carol Sue Morgan will be held at the Everett Foursquare Lowell Church at 5218 S. 2nd Ave., Everett WA 98203. Services… Continue reading

  • Apr 9, 2019
Morgan
Jolly

David Asher Jolly: March 5, 1925 – March 30, 2019

David Asher Jolly Jr., 94, was born on March 5, 1925, in Woodland, Wash., to David Asher and Beatrice Jenkins Jolly and died on March… Continue reading

  • Apr 9, 2019
Jolly

Kelly Gust: April 2, 2019

Kelly Gust, 66, died April 2, 2019, at Life Care Center in Mount Vernon, following a long illness. The award-winning journalist, a more-than-40-year veteran of… Continue reading

  • Apr 9, 2019

William Rogers Applegate: Aug. 28, 1937 – March 21, 2019

William Rogers Applegate died on March 21, 2019, in Oak Harbor at 81 years of age. Bill Applegate was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, and raised… Continue reading

  • Apr 8, 2019

Francis ‘Fran’ Hughes: Dec. 12, 1939- Jan. 24, 2019

Francis Joseph “Fran” Hughes was born at Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C. to Francis Sr. and Kathleen Hughes. They soon moved to Long Island, N.Y.,… Continue reading

  • Apr 8, 2019

Leif Pedersen: Oct. 8, 1923 – March 29, 2019

Leif A. Pedersen, of Oak Harbor, passed away on March 29, 2019. A memorial service will be held at Wallin Funeral Home at 1 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Apr 8, 2019