Obituaries

Barbara Lowe Brown | 1931-2020

Long time Orcas Island resident Barbara Lowe Brown passed away at Harborview…

  • May 31st, 2020

 

William Steven Hopkins, Jr. | July 29, 1931 – May 1, 2020

It is with the deepest sadness to announce the death of Steve…

  • May 6th, 2020

 

Babs Parrott | 1961-2020

1961-2020 Babs Parrott, 58, passed away in her Burlington home on April…

  • Apr 26th, 2020

 

James Hennessey. (Contributed photo.)

James Hennessey| 1945-2020

1945-2020 It is with great sadness that the Hennessey family announces the…

  • Apr 20th, 2020
James Hennessey. (Contributed photo.)
John Gray Ginnes. (Contributed photo.)

John Gray Ginnes | 1942-2020

1942-2020 On March 31, 2020, John Gray Ginnes, sea captain, motocross racer,…

  • Apr 20th, 2020
John Gray Ginnes. (Contributed photo.)

Jennifer Teague | Passages

We lost Jennifer (Jen) Teague on March 26, 2020, after a battle…

  • Apr 1st, 2020

May Shiozawa | 1925-2020

May Shiozawa, 94, passed away at home in Eastsound, Washington, on March…

  • Mar 15th, 2020
James Paul Ohlman. (Contributed photo.)

James Paul Ohlman |1938-2020

1938-2020 James Paul Ohlman, 81, formerly of Bluebell Springs, Orcas Island, Washington,…

  • Mar 10th, 2020
James Paul Ohlman. (Contributed photo.)

John Leonard Thalacker | 1937-2020

After residing 58 years in Friday Harbor on San Juan Island, John…

  • Mar 9th, 2020

Virginia Erhardt | Passages

Virginia G. Erhardt, 77, formerly of Atlanta, Georgia died peacefully of natural…

  • Mar 1st, 2020

Diane Carolyn James (Gehrke) | Passages

Diane passed away Feb. 14, 2020 at her Orcas Island home surrounded…

  • Feb 27th, 2020

Ellen Susan Scott | 1953-2020

Born July 5, 1953, in Fairbanks, Alaska, Ellen died Feb. 4, 2020…

  • Feb 21st, 2020

Marjorie “Kittie” Baxter | May 7, 1927-Feb. 3, 2020

Marjorie Lorraine Baxter, fondly known as Kittie, age 82, of Olga, Washington,…

  • Feb 20th, 2020

Terry Lynn Cairns | Feb. 21, 1939-Feb. 3, 2020

Terry Lynn Cairns, loving wife, mother and grandmother, went to be with…

  • Feb 18th, 2020

Celebration of life for Harvey Aldort | Passages

There will be a celebration of life for Harvey Aldort — March…

  • Feb 11th, 2020
David Bruce Sarver(Contributed photo.)

David Bruce Sarver|1939-2020

1939-2020 David Bruce Sarver passed away peacefully on Jan. 15, 2020, in…

  • Feb 7th, 2020
David Bruce Sarver(Contributed photo.)

Marie Elizabeth Bechtel | Jan. 10, 1942-Jan. 20, 2020

Jan. 10, 1942 - Jan. 20, 2020. Marie Elizabeth Bechtel, 78, a…

  • Feb 4th, 2020
Gladys Roberta Gott. (Contributed photo.)

Gladys Gott | 1922-2020

Mrs. “Ralph Gott Road” Deer Harbor 1922-2020 Deer Harbor’s Gladys Roberta Gott…

  • Jan 27th, 2020
Gladys Roberta Gott. (Contributed photo.)
Robert Vernon Curtis. (Contributed photo.)

Robert Vernon Curtis| 1930-2020

Robert Vernon “Bob” Curtis passed away Jan. 15, 2020 at his home…

  • Jan 26th, 2020
Robert Vernon Curtis. (Contributed photo.)

Carroll Louise Neill | 1938 – 2019

1938 - 2019 It is with great sadness that we announce the…

  • Dec 29th, 2019
Rolf Nedelmann. (Contributed photo.)

Rolf Nedelmann | Passages

Rolf Nedelmann | 1934-2019

  • Dec 12th, 2019
Rolf Nedelmann. (Contributed photo.)
Doug Smart. (Contributed photo.)

Doug Smart | 1936 – 2019

1936 - 2019 Doug Smart D.D.S., born Dec 4, 1936 in Seattle,…

  • Dec 10th, 2019
Doug Smart. (Contributed photo.)
Margaret McCann. (Contributed photo.)

Margaret McCann | 1919 – 2019

1919 - 2019 Margaret Isabelle McCann, 99, of Eastsound, slipped away in…

  • Dec 5th, 2019
Margaret McCann. (Contributed photo.)

Nickolas Randall Saling | August 5, 1966- October 20, 2019

It is with great sorrow we share that on Sunday, Oct. 20,…

  • Nov 22nd, 2019
Walter Schulz.
                                (Contributed photo.)

Walter Evan Schulz | Service Notice

Walter Evan Schulz, 93, of Chico, California and Orcas Island, passed away…

  • Nov 19th, 2019
Walter Schulz.
                                (Contributed photo.)

Jane Bristow | February 16, 1921-October 31, 2019

Feb. 16, 1921-Oct. 31, 2019. Jane Bristow released her last breath on…

  • Nov 8th, 2019

Robert Cowles Otis | Aug. 1, 1927 – Oct. 22, 2019

Aug. 1, 1927 – Oct. 22, 2019 If Bob Otis wrote his…

  • Nov 15th, 2019

Joan Pedrick | Passages

Joan Pedrick was an incredible force of compassion, loyalty and strength who…

  • Oct 28th, 2019

Remembering Robert Hermann

Staff report Robert Herrmann, a 31-year resident of Lopez Island, died on…

  • Oct 25th, 2019

Robert M. Kihlstrom | Passages

Robert M. Kihlstrom, affectionately known as S.O.B. (Sweet Old Bob), passed away…

  • Oct 24th, 2019

Robert Bondy Herrmann | 1954-2019

1954-2019 Robert Herrmann, resident of Lopez Island Washington, a man of many…

  • Oct 16th, 2019

Thomas “TomT” Tellefsen | Letter

Thomas “TomT” Tellefsen, 60, passed away peacefully on Aug. 14, 2019 at…

  • Oct 9th, 2019

Erin Bea McCarthy | Passages

Our dear friend, and much-loved island woman, Erin Bea McCarthy, age 62,…

  • Sep 27th, 2019

John Swainson Willis | Passages

October 25, 1939 - September 20, 2019 John S. Willis passed away…

  • Sep 26th, 2019

Daniel Cade Moos, 1947-2019 | Passages

Daniel Moos was a dear and true friend to those who had…

  • Sep 20th, 2019

James Bernard Mehl | Passages

Our dear James Bernard Mehl (Jim) passed away on July 31, 2019…

  • Sep 17th, 2019

Kenneth (Ken) Kelso Wiscomb | Passages

Kenneth (Ken) Kelso Wiscomb of Ravensdale, Washington died Aug. 13, 2019. He…

  • Sep 6th, 2019

Arthur Gary Reddick | Passages

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

  • Sep 2nd, 2019

Fountiene Duda Prince | Passages

Fountiene Duda Prince, age 84, passed away peacefully in Bellingham, Washington on…

  • Aug 30th, 2019

Patricia Helen Burman | Passages

Patricia Helen Burman passed away July 22, 2019 at the age of…

  • Aug 22nd, 2019