Obituaries

Robert Scharnhorst

Robert Joseph Scharnhorst was born 21 May 1920 in Genesee, Idaho. His…

  • Jan 21st, 2011

Margaret Jean Watts

Born February 11, 1917, died January 17, 2011.Margaret was born into the…

  • Jan 17th, 2011

Stanley Williams

Dr. Stanley Paul Williams, aged 72, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 16,…

  • Jan 16th, 2011

Donna Seppa

Donna Elizabeth Seppa, aged 63, passed away on Jan. 7, 2011 in…

  • Jan 7th, 2011

Olga “Lolly” Halverson

Olga “Lolly” Halverson of Orcas Island, Washington passed away Friday, Jan. 7,…

  • Jan 7th, 2011

Carlos Carmona

Carlos Bernardo Carmona Carrasco was born October 4, 1930 in San Miguel…

  • Jan 1st, 2011

Jim Calhoon

Jimmie Hal “Jim” Calhoon MD, 80, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 28,…

  • Dec 28th, 2010

Roger Weinel

Roger Weinel was born on December 10, 1947 and died on December…

  • Dec 19th, 2010

David Morrison

David J. Morrison passed away peacefully at his home in Saratoga, California…

  • Dec 16th, 2010

James Anspach

James Norman “Jim” Anspach, 68, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010…

  • Dec 16th, 2010

Marguerite Jane Goodrow

Our beautiful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother died at home on Tuesday, November…

  • Nov 16th, 2010

Walter O’Neill

Walter A. O'Neill, eldest son of Al and Grace O'Neill, passed on…

  • Oct 27th, 2010

Eula Mac LaPorte

Eula passed away peacefully in Burton’s Care Center with family by her…

  • Oct 8th, 2010

William Hamel

Bill Hamel, born Oct. 18, 1936, passed away Oct. 5, 2010.Born in…

  • Oct 5th, 2010

Evan Marshall Beck

September 26, 1982 to September 11, 2010.We love you and miss you.…

  • Sep 11th, 2010

Clifford Rouleau

Clifford Elmer Rouleau born May 21, 1928, died September 6, 2010 in…

  • Sep 6th, 2010

Marguerite Gudgell

She came to Orcas Island on the afternoon boat on a clear…

  • Jul 22nd, 2010

Nicholas LaLiberte

Nicholas Clay LaLiberteMay 16, 1996 – July 6, 2010“Dear Nick, I love…

  • Jul 6th, 2010

Wes Pomeroy

Westley (Wes) Pomeroy died peacefully in his home Friday, June 4, 2010.…

  • Jun 4th, 2010

Morrell Mary

Mary E. Morrell passed away June 2, 2010. She was born in…

  • Jun 2nd, 2010

Margaret Lister

Mardi Lister, long time Orcas resident, passed away on May 15, 2010,…

  • May 15th, 2010

Hildegarde Goss

On Tuesday, May 11, 2010, Hildegarde Goss, 93, died of natural causes…

  • May 11th, 2010

Dan Brown

On May 7, 2010, Danny Lee Brown went home to be with…

  • May 7th, 2010

Hugh Hendrick

Hugh Hendrick, with his memorable bushy eyebrows, died of a heart attack…

  • Apr 28th, 2010

Hollie Ann Sare

Our precious daughter, Hollie Ann Sare of Eastsound, Wa. died on April…

  • Apr 16th, 2010

Joyce Gaylard

Joyce Christine Morrill Gaylard, beloved mother and wife, went home to be…

  • Mar 6th, 2010

Daisy Whitbeck

Daisy M. Whitbeck, age 89, of Ferndale, passed away on Thursday, March…

  • Mar 4th, 2010

Marion Speed

Marion Speed, wife of Leslie E. Speed Jr.; mother of Errol Speed;…

  • Feb 26th, 2010

William James Koch

Koch, William "Bill" James, of Deer Harbor, WA, passed away peacefully with…

  • Feb 19th, 2010

Richard Glidden

Richard Spencer Glidden died Monday, Feb. 15, 2010 in Eugene, Oregon. He…

  • Feb 15th, 2010

John Bryant

John Hulon Bryant, 68, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2010, at St.…

  • Feb 9th, 2010

John Hulon Bryant

John Hulon Bryant, 68, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2010, at St.…

  • Feb 9th, 2010

John Kenneth Hannan

John Kenneth Hannan died peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2010 in Bellingham,…

  • Feb 7th, 2010

Iris Freeman

Iris Freeman passed away peacefully Feb. 4, 2010 at the home of…

  • Feb 4th, 2010

Jennifer Anne Travers Lehn

Jennifer Travers was born in North Carolina on April 20, 1951. Her…

  • Feb 4th, 2010

Connie Zehner

On Sunday, Jan. 24, Connie Zehner took her last breaths on this…

  • Jan 24th, 2010

Robert Leonard Paterson

Robert (Bob) Leonard Paterson, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010 in Bellingham,…

  • Jan 19th, 2010

Paula Redpath

We say goodbye to a wife, friend and islander, Paula Redpath. Paula…

  • Jan 10th, 2010

Passages

The Islands’ Sounder is paying tribute to the following community members whose…

  • Jan 5th, 2010

Patricia Swenson

Dr. Patricia Swenson (Mrs. Daryl L.), was born in Seattle, Wash., and…

  • Jan 5th, 2010