Obituaries

Bobby Lloyd Pickerill: Nov. 21, 1936 – Nov. 30, 2019

Bobby Lloyd Pickerill was born Nov. 21, 1936, in Ellsworth, Kan., to Frank and Lettie Pickerill. Bob was preceded in death by his wife, Joan… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2019

Linda Bartlett: 1960 – 2019

Linda Bartlett (1960-2019) always dared to follow her dreams, dreams that brought her to the soils of Coupeville, Wash., where for the last 20 years,… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2019

Phillip I. Bakke: 1970 – 2019

Phillip I. Bakke, 49, died Nov. 26, 2019, on South Whidbey Island, Wash., where he’d lived for over 30 years. His passing, from natural causes,… Continue reading

  • Dec 13, 2019

Dennis Jerome Pearson: Aug. 1, 1938 – Dec. 4, 2019

Dennis Jerome Pearson passed away peacefully at home in Oak Harbor, Wash., on the morning of Dec. 4, 2019 with his wife, Sharlene by his… Continue reading

  • Dec 10, 2019

Eugene David Kemp

Gene left this earth too soon surrounded by his family, on Thanksgiving, Nov. 22, 2018 after a valiant and stoic struggle with cancer. At the… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2019

Mary Syreen-Boyer: March 29, 1927 – Nov. 16, 2019

Mary Syreen-Boyer peacefully passed away Nov. 16, 2019, in Coupeville, Wash. She was born in La Grande, Ore., on March 29, 1927, to Carl and… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2019

Sal Rizzo: Feb. 18, 1928 – Nov. 18, 2019

Salvatore Rizzo was born on Feb. 18, 1928, in Lorain, Ohio, and was raised in Erie, Penn. He graduated from Erie Tech in 1946. While… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2019

Alice Johanna (Kunert) Miller: Feb. 10, 1936 – Nov. 17, 2019

Alice Johanna (Kunert) Miller was born in Detroit, Mich., on Feb. 10, 1936. She was welcomed into Heaven and Jesus’ arms Nov. 17, 2019. She… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2019

Jacqueline Marie Meissel: Aug. 29, 1953-Nov.17, 2019

Jacqueline “Jackie” Marie Isaacs Meissel, 66, passed away Nov. 17 in her home with her husband, son and daughter by her side. She was born… Continue reading

  • Nov 22, 2019

Marie (Landon) Hansen: Sept. 7, 1920 – Nov. 13, 2019

Doris Hansen, age 99, passed from this life on Nov. 13, 2019, at Summer Hill Assisted Living in Oak Harbor, Wash. Doris was born in… Continue reading

  • Nov 19, 2019

Ellen May (Myers) Statia: May 9, 1931 – Nov. 10, 2019

Ellen May Statia, a resident of Oak Harbor, Wash., and formerly of Bennington and Pownal, Vt., passed away Nov. 10, 2019 at her home in… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2019

Al Koetje: June 20, 1930 – Oct. 28, 2019

Alvin Benedict “Al” Koetje passed away peacefully at home in Oak Harbor on the evening of Oct. 28, 2019, surrounded by family and friends; he… Continue reading

  • Nov 12, 2019

William Ballenger Engle: June 6, 1936 -Nov. 3, 2019

William Ballenger Engle, 83, a lifetime resident of Coupeville, Wash., passed away surrounded by his family in Seattle, Wash. on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019. He… Continue reading

  • Nov 12, 2019

Ann Lodette Hazen: Jan. 1, 1931 – Nov. 6, 2019

“Please don’t weep for me. I praise God for all that He has given me as I go to be with Him forever.” Ann Lodette… Continue reading

  • Nov 12, 2019

Betty Lee Phillips Savage: Feb. 5, 1922 – Oct. 18, 2019

On Oct. 18, 2019, Betty Lee Phillips Savage, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, cousin, friend and teacher, passed away peacefully at age 97 with her… Continue reading

  • Nov 11, 2019

Marjorie Joyce Link: Born April 8, 1923

Marjorie Joyce Link died peacefully at home with her family beside her. She was born to Dolly and Edward Berres in Minneapolis, Minn., on April… Continue reading

  • Nov 8, 2019

Rose Ann Herringstad: Sept. 16, 1936 – Oct. 14, 2019

On October 14, 2019, Rose Ann Herrigstad, loving wife, sister, mother of four children, grandmother to 10 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren, passed away at… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2019

Masami Jappert: March 1, 1940 – Oct. 26, 2019

Masami Jappert, 79 of Oak Harbor, passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at Island Hospital. She was born in Yokohama, Japan, on February 29,… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2019

Darrel Berg: Nov. 14, 1920 – Aug. 15, 2019

Service on Nov. 10, 2019, at Guemes Island Community Church on Guemes Island at 9:30 a.m. Allow time for the Guemes Island ferry leaving Anacortes… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2019

Helen Jane Endres: Oct. 20, 1923 – Oct. 22, 2019

Family of Helen Jane Endres wishes to share her passing on October 22, 2019 just two days after celebrating her 96th birthday. Born October 20th… Continue reading

  • Nov 5, 2019