Obituaries

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

Harold Asper

Harold Asper passed Saturday, May 26 after a month-long bout with pneumonia…

  • May 26th, 2012

Raymond Kevin Jarecki

Ray Jarecki, resident of Orcas Island for 20 years, died at Skagit…

  • May 25th, 2012

Kamala Hunter Harrison

Kamala Hunter Harrison, 85, passed away peacefully at home in Eastsound on…

  • May 10th, 2012

Barbara Humes

Barbara Humes, loving mother, knitting teacher, wool spinning teacher, 4H leader, gardener…

  • May 9th, 2012

Dan Kenney

Dan Kenney, longtime Orcas Island resident, died peacefully on May 4, 2012…

  • May 4th, 2012

Clyde Latta Boice

Clyde Latta Boice, MD, 97, of Fulton, peacefully passed away Thursday, May…

  • May 3rd, 2012

Joycelyn Ivans

Joyce Ivans, 84, of La Conner, Wash. passed away on Thursday, May…

  • May 3rd, 2012

Sheridan Clark Johnston

Dr. Sheridan Clark Johnston Jr., 69, of Eastsound, Wash., died Thursday, April…

  • Apr 19th, 2012

Steve Drobinsky

Steve10/01/48 - 4/15/12Steve loved Orcas and Orcas loved him back. Thank you…

  • Apr 14th, 2012

Edmona Francis Saunders (Savell)

Edmona Francis Saunders (Savell) died peacefully at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount…

  • Apr 8th, 2012

Daniel Henry Gilmore

October 22, 1985 – April 5, 2012“And then suddenly ... he is…

  • Apr 5th, 2012

Evelyn Patten

Evelyn Patten, 1932-2012, died peacefully on March 29, 2012 in Canberra Hospital…

  • Mar 29th, 2012

Clyde Eagleton

Clyde Eagleton, an Eastsound resident for 20 years, died in the Friday…

  • Mar 23rd, 2012

Opal Marie Bishop Ferguson

Opal Marie Bishop Ferguson passed away on March 20, 2012 on the…

  • Mar 20th, 2012

Thomas L. Woods

Thomas L. Woods, March 1939 – March 16, 2012, passed peacefully in…

  • Mar 16th, 2012

Marie Green

Marie T. Green, long-time resident of Orcas Island, died March 7, 2012…

  • Mar 7th, 2012

Michael Allen Hinton

Mike was a good friend and a devoted father. Anyone who spent…

  • Feb 20th, 2012