Obituaries

Christine Hamilton

Queen of Dog Rescue11/18/46 - 2/27/13Christine passed peacefully at home on Feb.…

  • Feb 27th, 2013

Trudy Erwin

Trudy Erwin died peacefully in her home with both her daughters at…

  • Feb 21st, 2013

Dorothy Keel

Dorothy “Vera” Keel, age 81 of Bellingham, passed away Feb. 10, 2013.…

  • Feb 10th, 2013

Betty Jean Bartel

Betty passed away on Feb. 7, 2013 in Kirkland,Wash., at the age…

  • Feb 7th, 2013

Mairi Stagg

Mairi Rose Stagg finished her Earthly Circle of Life, peacefully at home,…

  • Jan 29th, 2013

James Ekberg

Dec. 21, 1941 - Jan. 10, 2013Jim made the transition suddenly while…

  • Jan 10th, 2013

Carol Merrill

Carol Marie Merrill1930-2012The Chapman sons, Gary, Mark, and Doug are saddened to…

  • Dec 16th, 2012

Kathleen Greiner

Kathleen C. Greiner, 67, of Deer Harbor, Wash., died Friday, Dec. 14,…

  • Dec 14th, 2012

David Richardson

January 10, 1926to December 10, 2012David Blair Richardson was born on January…

  • Dec 10th, 2012

Else Gabriel

April 18, 1913to December 8, 2012Else Gabriel was born in the Charlottenburg…

  • Dec 8th, 2012

John Cavalli

John Cavalli, 68, of Ellensburg Wash. and former resident of Orcas Island…

  • Dec 5th, 2012

Judy Dorman

Judy Keefer Dorman, who fulfilled a 20-year dream of moving to Orcas…

  • Dec 1st, 2012

Nancy Huffman

Nancy Huffman, 81, of Deer Harbor, passed away peacefully on Monday, Nov.…

  • Nov 26th, 2012

Maureen Hannan

Maureen Slater Hannan, 73, died peacefully Friday evening Nov. 23, 2012 at…

  • Nov 23rd, 2012

Maria Massey

June 1, 1986to Nov. 21, 2012Maria Juliet Massey, of Deer Harbor, died…

  • Nov 21st, 2012

Gwendolyn Yansen

Gwendolyn Ellen Jones Yansen, 97, passed away Nov. 18, 2012 at her…

  • Nov 18th, 2012

Jeff Dickson

8-18-1961 to 11-13-2012Jeff Dickson was the oldest child of Joseph Clark Dickson…

  • Nov 13th, 2012

Adam Shaefer

Adam David Shaefer, 27, Deer Harbor, died Saturday Oct. 20, 2012.He was…

  • Oct 20th, 2012

Mildred Sandwith

Mildred Louise Sandwith passed peacefully in her sleep early Monday morning Oct.…

  • Oct 15th, 2012

Emelie Sunquist

Emelie passed away peacefully at Life Care Center in Sedro Woolley surrounded…

  • Oct 12th, 2012

Annetha Schmitt

On a beautiful sunny afternoon, April 24, 2013, Annetha Gimbel Schmitt decided…

  • Oct 11th, 2012

Benjamin Crane

Benjamin Ray CraneBenjamin “Ben” Ray Crane, 48, of Eastsound Wash. and formally…

  • Oct 11th, 2012

Taylor Maurine

Maurine Iles Taylor, age 100, of Orcas Island and Palm Springs, Calif.…

  • Oct 4th, 2012

Byron Otten

Byron Dean Otten, long-time Orcas Island resident, passed away on Sept. 21,…

  • Sep 21st, 2012

David Olson

David John Olson, born May 18, 1941 in Brantford, North Dakota, passed…

  • Sep 15th, 2012

Raymond West

Raymond Henry West, 75, of Olga, Wash died on Thursday, Sept. 13,…

  • Sep 13th, 2012

June Magnuson

June Magnuson moved to Orcas Island in 1962, drawn by the memory…

  • Aug 22nd, 2012

Peter Rutledge

Peter Rutledge, a 1998 graduate of Orcas High School passed over on…

  • Aug 20th, 2012

Edith Patten

Edith Pope Patten died quietly at home in Shoreline, Wash. on Aug.19,…

  • Aug 19th, 2012

Niki Jeanne Berdan

April 27, 1953 to Aug. 18, 2012Niki passed away surrounded by her…

  • Aug 19th, 2012

Gregory Ewert

Gregory Albert Ewert, beloved husband, father, friend, teacher extraordinaire, mentor, uncle, brother,…

  • Aug 10th, 2012

John Russell

Mr. John Ernest Russell AKA “Papa John” passed away Thursday, Aug. 9…

  • Aug 9th, 2012

Gunther Eschenbrenner

Gunther P. Eschenbrenner, a longtime resident of Orcas Island died peacefully in…

  • Aug 6th, 2012

Grace Kidder

Grace Robbins Kidder, 90, of Eastsound, Wash., passed away on Thursday, August…

  • Aug 2nd, 2012

Cristine Chandler

Cristine Chandler passed away at home, in her sleep, on Thursday morning,…

  • Jul 26th, 2012

Richard Marney

Richard Allen Marney, a resident of Orcas Island, passed away on July…

  • Jul 24th, 2012

Michael Flaherty

Michael Walker Flaherty passed away at home in Mt. Vernon, Wash. on…

  • Jul 15th, 2012

David Barnhart

David BarnhartDavid Marion Barnhart died Saturday June 30, 2012 at home in…

  • Jun 30th, 2012

Rachel Adams

Rachel AdamsRachel Helen Adams died peacefully in her home near the top…

  • Jun 21st, 2012

Arthur Reddick

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Arthur…

  • Jun 12th, 2012