Obituaries

Bill Johnston

William J (Bill) Johnston | Passages

Long-time Olga resident William J (Bill) Johnston died April 25, 2021 at…

  • Jun 22nd, 2021

 

Tom Welch

Celebration of life for Tom Welch

Tom Welch, our beloved husband, father, brother and friend, died Jan. 29,…

  • Jun 16th, 2021

 

Ellen

Ellen Marie Bruns Madan | Passages

Ellen Marie Bruns Madan was born on Shaw Island March 4, 1927…

  • Jun 8th, 2021

 

Glen Warren Monson | Passages

Glen Warren Monson passed away peacefully on March 27, 2020. Born July…

  • Jun 9th, 2021
Ruth (Ruthie) Newman | Obituary

Ruth (Ruthie) Newman | Obituary

Ruth (Ruthie) Newman died on 4/25/2021 in Sunnyvale, CA after liv- ing…

  • May 19th, 2021
Ruth (Ruthie) Newman | Obituary
Sue Lewis

Sue Lewis memorial service

A memorial service for longtime islander Sue Lewis, who recently passed away,…

  • May 14th, 2021
Sue Lewis

Calvin ‘Cal’ McLachlan | Passages

Calvin ‘Cal’ McLachlan 1926 - 2021 On April 16, 2021, Calvin McLachlan…

  • May 11th, 2021
Patricia Anne Budnick

Patricia Anne Budnick | Passages

Patricia Anne Budnick May 27, 1929 - April 14, 2021 “Patty Mama…

  • May 4th, 2021
Patricia Anne Budnick
Linda Petrauskas

Linda Petrauskas | Passages

Dec. 1, 1946 - April 13, 2021 Resident of Soquel, Kona, and…

  • Apr 26th, 2021
Linda Petrauskas
Evelyn with Tara.

Evelyn M. Franklin | Obituary

April 7, 1927-Dec. 14, 2020 Born in 1927, Evelyn was raised on…

  • Mar 20th, 2021
Evelyn with Tara.
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Robert Lee Powell | 1954-2021

Farewell to Big Bob October 9, 1954 - February 14, 2021 Robert…

  • Mar 1st, 2021
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Chase Riveland | 1942-2021

1942-2021 Chase Riveland passed away on January 30, 2021, in Gig Harbor,…

  • Feb 23rd, 2021
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Thomas “Tom” Welch | 1948-2021

1948-2021 It is with profound sadness the family of Thomas M. Welch…

  • Feb 15th, 2021
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Edward Carr.

Edward Carr | Passages

Edward Carr, loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and an architect with an…

  • Feb 6th, 2021
Edward Carr.
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Constance Jean Dowling | 1929-2020

1929-2020 Constance Jean Dowling (Jean) died at her home on Orcas Island,…

  • Jan 23rd, 2021
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Cherie Carlson | Sunday, December 27, 2020

Cherie Lorraine Lindholm Carlson passed away quietly and peacefully on Sunday morning…

  • Jan 16th, 2021
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James William Keyes | 1952-2020

1952-2020 It’s hard to believe a year has flown by since an…

  • Jan 6th, 2021
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Dorothy Lorda | December 23, 2020

Dorothy Lorda, affectionately known as Dot to all friends and family, peacefully…

  • Jan 1st, 2021
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Christa Ingrid Elke Crosmann

Christa Ingrid Elke Crosmann (Susol, Frazier) | Passages

Thursday, March 19, 1942 to Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020 Loving mom, grandma,…

  • Dec 29th, 2020
Christa Ingrid Elke Crosmann
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Claire Thomas | 1923-2020

1923-2020 Beloved mother, grandma, great-grandma, aunt and friend Claire Sherman Thomas left…

  • Dec 26th, 2020
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Robert Almy Maynard.

Robert Almy Maynard | 1927-2020

1927-2020 Bob Maynard, resident of Orcas Island and an important figure in…

  • Dec 7th, 2020
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Robert Almy Maynard.
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Harvey Olsan | 1937-2020

1937-2020 Husband, father, brother, son, friend. Eagle Scout, adventurer, businessman, community supporter.…

  • Dec 4th, 2020
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William Trogdon | 1925-2020

1925-2020 William Henry Trogdon, age 95, peacefully passed away in his own…

  • Nov 12th, 2020
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John Ryberg | 1925-2020

1925-2020 John W. (Jack) Ryberg, Jr. was born Oct. 4, 1925 and…

  • Nov 5th, 2020
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Patricia Blay.

Patricia Blay | 1931-2020

Patricia Ruth Blay was born June 21, 1931 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to…

  • Nov 3rd, 2020
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Patricia Blay.
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Robert Harris | 1925-2020

1925-2020 Robert Wilson Harris, age 95, passed away on Monday, October 19,…

  • Oct 25th, 2020
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Lew Lehmann | Passages

Lew Lehmann | Passages

Lew Lehmann was an Orcas boy. He was raised in Westsound and…

  • Aug 20th, 2020
Lew Lehmann | Passages
Phyllis Olive Wilkinson | July 25, 2020

Phyllis Olive Wilkinson | July 25, 2020

With sadness, we announce the peaceful passing of Phyllis Wilkinson on July…

  • Aug 7th, 2020
Phyllis Olive Wilkinson | July 25, 2020
Lauretta Ann Mayhew | Passages

Lauretta Ann Mayhew | Passages

With a heavy heart, we announce the death of Lauretta Ann Mayhew…

  • Jun 24th, 2020
Lauretta Ann Mayhew | Passages
Jeffrey John Walvatne | Passages

Jeffrey John Walvatne | Passages

Sadly, Jeff Walvatne passed away on May 18, 2020, at his home…

  • Jul 20th, 2020
Jeffrey John Walvatne | Passages
Sarah (Sally) Scribner Coughlin | Passages

Sarah (Sally) Scribner Coughlin | Passages

April 6, 1943 – June 15, 2020, San Mateo, CA Beloved Sarah…

  • Jun 20th, 2020
Sarah (Sally) Scribner Coughlin | Passages
Joanne L. Johnston. (Contributed photo.)

Joanne L Johnston| 1936-2020

1936-2020 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of…

  • Jun 10th, 2020
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Barbara Lowe Brown | 1931-2020

Barbara Lowe Brown | 1931-2020

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

  • May 31st, 2020
Barbara Lowe Brown | 1931-2020
William Steven Hopkins, Jr. | July 29, 1931 – May 1, 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
William Steven Hopkins, Jr. | July 29, 1931 – May 1, 2020
Babs Parrott | 1961-2020

Babs Parrott | 1961-2020

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

  • Apr 26th, 2020
Babs Parrott | 1961-2020
James Hennessey. (Contributed photo.)

James Hennessey| 1945-2020

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

  • Apr 20th, 2020
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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

Jennifer Teague | Passages

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

  • Apr 1st, 2020
Jennifer Teague | Passages
May Shiozawa | 1925-2020

May Shiozawa | 1925-2020

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

  • Mar 15th, 2020
May Shiozawa | 1925-2020
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.)