Obituaries

Leoleon Alice Cervo

Leoleon Alice “Pat Wagness” Cervo, 87, of Lopez Island, died Saturday, May…

  • May 13th, 2006

Loyal Hoffman

Loyal Hoffman was the youngest of nine children born to Delbert and…

  • May 13th, 2006

Louis A. Washburn

Louis Angelo Washburn, 100, a longtime resident of Lopez Island, died Tuesday,…

  • May 9th, 2006

B. Ross Nason

B. Ross Nason died May 8, 2006 at age 88. He was…

  • May 8th, 2006

Ken Alexander

Long-time Shaw Island resident Kenneth M. Alexander, 94, died Monday, May 8…

  • May 8th, 2006

Raymond Smith

Raymond Smith was born in Seattle on May 16, 1926 and passed…

  • Apr 29th, 2006

Bob Milhacea

By MICK STEVENSIt is always difficult to verbally express oneself after the…

  • Apr 20th, 2006

Patricia B. Inch

Patricia B. Inch of Eastsound, formerly of Philadelphia, Penn. and a long-time…

  • Apr 20th, 2006

Gladys L. Gropper

Gladys L. Gropper of Orcas Island was born in Wray, Colo. on…

  • Apr 18th, 2006

Helen Southern

Helen Southern, of Hutchison, Kansas, died April 12 at her home in…

  • Apr 12th, 2006

Donald Roy Moffitt

Donald Roy Moffitt, 85, of Lopez Island, was born in Hersey Township,…

  • Apr 10th, 2006

Jill Malaspina

Jill Malaspina passed away at home last Friday night after a two-year…

  • Apr 7th, 2006

Michael Alan Main

Michael Alan Main, 45, of Rancho Mirage, Calif. and Orcas Island, died…

  • Mar 24th, 2006

Denis F. Koher

Dennis F. Koher, 65, passed away on March 18, 2006 in Toledo,…

  • Mar 18th, 2006

Frances M. Lease

Frances was the first child born to Clarence and Clara Fish in…

  • Mar 10th, 2006

Pansy Ann Miller

Long time island resident, Factotem-at-large, philosopher, and friend Pansy Miller passed away…

  • Mar 9th, 2006

Craig Louis Zafforoni

Craig Louis Zafforoni, 55, of Alsea,Ore., died Feb. 27 at his home…

  • Mar 8th, 2006

Hollace “Holly” Gruhn

Hollace “Holly” Gruhn, 65, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and formerly of…

  • Mar 8th, 2006

John Marion LeCompte

John Marion LeCompte was born May 10, 1920 in Lynden, the 10th…

  • Mar 8th, 2006

Adaline G. Conlan

Adaline G. Conlan, age 104, died March 4, 2006.She was preceded in…

  • Mar 4th, 2006

Mary Frances Peden

Mary Frances Peden, 84, born in Hillsboro, Ohio on March 27, 1921,…

  • Feb 6th, 2006

Joan Marie McMillen

Joan Marie McMillen, age 77, of Olga, passed away peacefully on Feb.…

  • Feb 2nd, 2006

Walter Lease

Walt was born to Harrison Lease and Martha Sitko Lease in Sauk…

  • Feb 2nd, 2006

Vernon Roy Landon

On Jan. 25, at 4 p.m., Vernon Roy Landon passed away at…

  • Jan 25th, 2006

Lucille Josephine Bangs

Lucille Josephine Bangs passed away Jan. 9, 2006, peacefully in the company…

  • Jan 9th, 2006

Marian Whaley Langford

Marian Whaley (“Sis”) Langford died peacefully Jan. 7, 2006 in Friday Harbor…

  • Jan 7th, 2006

Carla Jean Shaffer

Carla Jean Shaffer, an Orcas Island resident for more than 20 years,…

  • Jan 5th, 2006

Alice Lorraine Hansen

Alice Lorraine Hansen, 84, was born June 27, 1921 in Big Timber,…

  • Jan 2nd, 2006

Ronald “Ron” E. Wheeler

Ronald "Ron" E. Wheeler, 61, passed away Dec. 31, 2005 in Seattle,…

  • Dec 31st, 2005

Roberts V. Brown

Roberts VanDyke Brown, 72, died Dec. 24, 2005, after a short illness,…

  • Dec 24th, 2005

Alexander Oranski

Alexander Oranski passed away Dec. 2, 2005 at his home.For the last…

  • Dec 2nd, 2005

Frederick Neil Cleaveland

Frederic Neil Cleaveland, political scientist and former provost at Duke University, died…

  • Dec 2nd, 2005

Roland “Buck” Plummer

Roland “Buck” Plummer, 85, of Lopez Island, passed away peacefully at home…

  • Nov 25th, 2005

Ilse Herz

Ilse Herz, 86, died on Nov. 24 in Eastsound.She left Breslau, Germany…

  • Nov 24th, 2005

Galen DeWitt Burghardt

Galen DeWitt Burghardt died of natural causes at home in his sleep…

  • Nov 5th, 2005

Barry Butler

Former Postmaster Lana Butler's husband, Barry Butler, passed away Nov. 3. A…

  • Nov 3rd, 2005

Barry Dale Butler

Barry Dale Butler, 56, of Anacortes, died Thursday Nov.3, 2005, following a…

  • Nov 3rd, 2005

Beatrice (Bea) Barnett Ranker

Beatrice (Bea) Barnett Ranker of Deer Harbor passed peaceably at Islands Convalescent…

  • Nov 2nd, 2005

Dennis Lloyd Lundquist

Dennis Lloyd Lundquist, 68, of Federal Way, died Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2005…

  • Oct 18th, 2005

William “Bill” Robert Munich

William “Bill” Robert Munich, 63, of Eastsound, died unexpectedly Saturday, Oct. 1,…

  • Oct 13th, 2005