Obituaries

Lori Wilson | Passages

August 30, 1957 to June 8, 2018 Lori Ann Wilson died peacefully…

  • Jun 20th, 2018

 

Mark “Monk” Hubbard | Obituary

Mark “Monk” Hubbard, designer and builder of the Scott Stamnes Memorial Skatepark…

  • Jun 21st, 2018

 

Kurt Thorson | Passages

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Kurt…

  • Jun 15th, 2018

 

James Melton Bender | Passages

James Melton Bender 1932-2018 James Melton “Jim” Bender of Deer Harbor died…

  • Jun 8th, 2018

Berndt D. Schertzer | Passages

Berndt D. Schertzer, 84, passed into the arms of his Lord and…

  • Jun 4th, 2018

John Bringloe (Jack) Helsell | Passages

Aug. 16, 1923 to May 16, 2018 Jack Helsell, a mechanical engineer,…

  • Jun 4th, 2018

Owl | Passages

With a name like Owl, how could she be anything less than…

  • May 31st, 2018

John W. George, MD | Passages

March 16, 1943 – April 14, 2018 John William George died in…

  • May 29th, 2018

James Alexander Latshaw | Passages

James Alexander Latshaw, 82, died peacefully on Saturday, May 5, at his…

  • May 24th, 2018

Ian Lister | Passages

Ian Lister, beloved husband, father and brother, died on April 19, 2018.…

  • May 18th, 2018

Mary Wolfe Hewitt | Passages

Feb. 20, 1949 - Dec. 26, 2017 Mary lived an examined life…

  • Apr 11th, 2018

Elaine Granville | 1921 – 2018

Elaine Granville of Anacortes, Washington passed quietly on Tuesday, March 13, 2018.…

  • Mar 29th, 2018

James Merrick Clark, Jr. | Passages

James M. Clark Jr. was born in Savanna, IL October 27, 1938.…

  • Mar 22nd, 2018

Scott Gianola | Passages

The Orcas Island community is invited to join in an event to…

  • Feb 28th, 2018

Kartar Singh Dhaliwal | Passages

Kartar Singh Dhaliwal, age 81, died of natural causes on February 18th,…

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Charles Melvin Binford | Passages

1927-2018 Charles Melvin Binford, 90, a long-time resident of Orcas Island, died…

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

Merlin | Passages

Merlin of Eastsound passed peacefully away on Monday afternoon at our home…

  • Feb 14th, 2018

Barbara J. McCorison | Passages

May 9, 1933 – Jan 14, 2018 Barbara J. McCorison (Babs) passed…

  • Feb 13th, 2018

Robert and Joy Bennett | Passages

Robert and Joy Bennett lived the dream for 26 years on Orcas…

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Luanne Merrie Maxwell Foster | Passages

Born March 30, 1952, in Oroville, California. She and her family moved…

  • Feb 9th, 2018

James Wilson Newland | Passages

March 12, 1929 – January 12, 2018 Jim Newland, age 88, of…

  • Feb 6th, 2018

Walter Morgan | Passages

From horseless carriages to same-sex marriages, Walter (Wally) David Morgan (8/9/1923 to…

  • Jan 30th, 2018

Tribute to Francis Racey

by Dennis King Executive director, Lahari Francis Racey, the inspiration and energy…

  • Jan 22nd, 2018

Edgar Francis Racey, Jr. | Passages

On Jan. 12, 2018 Edgar Francis Racey Jr (Francis) passed away peacefully…

  • Jan 22nd, 2018

Scott Gianola | Passages

Scott Gianola passed away in his home on Orcas Island on Dec.…

  • Jan 16th, 2018

Virginia Lucile (Ginny Lu) Wood | Passages

Virginia Lucile Wood (November 22, 1952 – January 5, 2018) “Ginny,” “Ginny…

  • Jan 16th, 2018

Dennis John Bredahl | Passages

Dennis John Bredahl passed away unexpectedly while helping a neighbor on his…

Myron David (“Joe”) Floren | Passages

Myron David (“Joe”) Floren died on December 31, 2017 at his home…

  • Jan 11th, 2018

Pauline I. Beemer | 1921 – 2018

Pauline I. Beemer, age 96, of Eastsound, WA and Colon, Michigan passed…

Robert “Bob” William Spring | Passages

June 30, 1941 to Dec. 22, 2017 Robert was born in Castlegregory,…

  • Jan 3rd, 2018

Gordon Lea Hayes | Passages

September 30, 1928, to December 8, 2017 Gordon Lea Hayes, 89, passed…

  • Jan 3rd, 2018

Judith Willis Slater | Passages

Judith Willis Slater, 74, lost her long and courageous battle with cancer…

  • Dec 26th, 2017

Virgil Norman Carpenter | Passages

Norm, as he was known to all, 83, of Orcas Island, Washington…

  • Dec 6th, 2017

Judi Lee Resch | Passages

Judi Resch was born June 17, 1943, in Monterey, California to Jack…

  • Dec 4th, 2017

Mary Elizabeth Ingersoll Schoenman | Passages

Mary Elizabeth Ingersoll Schoenman 1930-12017 Mary was born on March 31, 1930…

  • Dec 1st, 2017

H. Allen Shockley | Passages

H. Allen Shockley Rarely does one person have such a remarkable and…

  • Dec 1st, 2017

Daniel Collins | Passages

Daniel “Da Hurricane” Collins passed away at 35. He was born Dec.…

  • Nov 16th, 2017

John Mount | April 15, 1929 – October 26, 2017

John was born in Oregon City, Oregon, 10 minutes before his twin…

  • Nov 10th, 2017

Donald H. Tompkins | Passages

Donald H. Tompkins Mar. 30, 1930 – Oct. 4, 2017 Donald Henry…

  • Oct 16th, 2017

Daniel Quimby | Passages

Dan Quimby, past resident of Cayou Quay Marina and West Sound, who…

  • Oct 16th, 2017