Obituaries

Stacy McCray

Orcas Island lost another one of its unique personalities when Stacy McCray…

  • May 27th, 2015

Glasper Branciforte

January 29, 1918 to May 15, 2015Branch was 97 years “young” at…

  • May 15th, 2015

Buyral Madan

Buyral Earl Madan was born in Bozeman, Mont., on June 28, 1925…

  • May 10th, 2015

Neal Eldon

Eldon Dale Neal, 82, passed away quietly at his home on Orcas…

  • May 8th, 2015

Rhonda Harris

Rhonda F. Harris passed away on Friday, May 8 at her house…

  • May 8th, 2015

Allen Minnis

Allen Ray Minnis, 73, of Orcas Island, passed away on May 5,…

  • May 5th, 2015

Russell M. Thorson

Russell M. Thorson died peacefully on April 22, 2015 in the loving…

  • Apr 22nd, 2015

Libby Blackwell

Elizabeth “Libby” Blackwell passed away at 90 on April 5, 2015 in…

  • Apr 5th, 2015

Corey Flecth

Corey Allen Fletcher, 36, of Lopez, Wash. died on Monday, March 30,…

  • Mar 30th, 2015

David Church

David Church, 66, of Orcas Island, passed away suddenly on Feb. 26,…

  • Feb 26th, 2015

Lawrence Lindberg

Lawrence Aaron Lindberg was born in Seattle, Oct. 2, 1925, to Gerald…

  • Feb 23rd, 2015

Jane Kempe

Jane, beloved wife, mother and grandmother passed away on Feb. 22 at…

  • Feb 22nd, 2015

Richard Schneider

Artist and island historian passesRichard Eugene Schneider passed away quietly amid family…

  • Feb 15th, 2015

Dorothea Lansdowne

Dori passed away on Feb. 14, 2015 in Alameda, Calif. Perhaps appropriately…

  • Feb 14th, 2015

Gordon Buman

August 29, 1929 to February 6, 2015Gordon Buman, 85, passed away peacefully…

  • Feb 6th, 2015

Tom Zimmerman

Longtime island resident Tom Zimmerman passed away Feb. 6 at 1 a.m.…

  • Feb 6th, 2015

Marlyn Munter

Marlyn Munter passed away peacefully on Jan. 25, 2015 at her home…

  • Jan 25th, 2015

Terry Hopkins

Therese (Terry) Cecile HopkinsOctober 19, 1937 – January 25, 2015Therese (Terry) Hopkins…

  • Jan 25th, 2015

Heather OMalley

3/24/1923 - 1/16/2015For a full version of the obituary and to share…

  • Jan 16th, 2015

Kay Clark

Kay Jean Griswold (Clark) was born August 16, 1938 in Davenport, Iowa.…

  • Jan 15th, 2015

Susan E. Watkin

Susan E. Watkin of Olga, Wash., peacefully passed away June 12, 2015,…

  • Jan 12th, 2015

Richard Montgomery

Richard “Dick” Lee Montgomery was born in Deer Harbor on Orcas Island…

  • Dec 26th, 2014

Grace Muse

Grace Genevieve Muse of Eastsound died in her sleep Dec. 17.Born June…

  • Dec 17th, 2014

Lawrence Forsythe

Following a prolonged illness, Lawrence Donald Forsythe passed away on Nov. 25,…

  • Nov 25th, 2014

William Humes

William Humes (Bill) born Sept. 1, 1921 died Nov. 24, 2014 at…

  • Nov 24th, 2014

Dorothy Hungar

Dorothy Hungar, long-time Orcas Island resident and beloved wife, mother, grandmother and…

  • Nov 10th, 2014

John Roselli

Beloved father, grandfather, partner, brother, cousin and dear friend to so many,…

  • Nov 10th, 2014

Mary Lou Clever

Former Orcas Island resident Mary Lou Clever passed away on Nov. 1,…

  • Nov 1st, 2014

Marian Berdan

Marian was born Feb. 13, 1925 on a homestead ranch in far…

  • Oct 24th, 2014

Mark Edmonds

Our dear Mark Stanton Edmonds left the world on Oct. 24, 2014,…

  • Oct 24th, 2014

Bill Pollock

No one ever wants to outlive their children, but life doesn’t ask…

  • Oct 22nd, 2014

William Longworth

Bill Longworth, 71, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014 in Mount…

  • Oct 12th, 2014

Anna Kann

After 88 years of family, friendships, service and hijinks, Anna Mae (Kohl)…

  • Oct 11th, 2014

â??Jackâ? Conant

John "Jack" Charles Conant, 76, of Orcas Island, WA, passed away Sept.…

  • Sep 28th, 2014

Julie Bridgman Bowden-Coyle

July 8, 1941 to Sept. 28, 2014With family and friends at her…

  • Sep 28th, 2014

Julia Elliott

Julia “Peg” Elliott ( Nordstrom)A life celebration will be held for Julia…

  • Sep 20th, 2014

Betty McLarty

After a short battle with gravity and several trips to the emergency…

  • Sep 8th, 2014

Priscilla Haines

Priscilla June Blake Haines, 85, of Mapleton, Utah, passed away peacefully from…

  • Sep 1st, 2014

Cindi Gould

Cindi Barr Gould, of Ojai, California and Orcas Island, Washington passed away…

  • Aug 20th, 2014

Joseph Carney

The Rev. Joseph Carney passed away peacefully at home with his wife…

  • Aug 19th, 2014