Obituaries

Mary Lou Padbury.

Mary Lou Padbury | Passages

Mary Lou Padbury passed away gently at the age of 94 in her cottage on Orcas Island on Dec. 31, among her family and within the extended circle of her many friends – a long and blessed life.

  • Jan 6th, 2016
Mary Lou Padbury.
Roger Congdon

Roger Congdon

Roger passed away on Saturday the 26th of September with two very…

  • Sep 26th, 2015
Roger Congdon

M. Jean Bowers

M. Jean Bowers passed away peacefully on September 20, 2015 following a…

  • Sep 20th, 2015
Jens Harboe

Jens Harboe

Jens Harboe died peacefully September 17, 2015 with Ellen, the love of…

  • Sep 17th, 2015
Jens Harboe
Marlene Dickey

Marlene Dickey

In the early morning of a full moon and carried away by…

  • Aug 29th, 2015
Marlene Dickey
Doug James

Doug James

Doug James passed away peacefully at home with his family who loved…

  • Aug 27th, 2015
Doug James
Ronald Harvey

Ronald Harvey

Ronald William Harvey, long-time resident of Orcas Island, Wash., passed away on…

  • Aug 11th, 2015
Ronald Harvey
Harold C. Johnson

Harold C. Johnson

A memorial service for Harold (Johnny) Johnson, 86, of Killdeer, N.D. will…

  • Aug 3rd, 2015
Harold C. Johnson
Clarke Palmer

Clarke Palmer

Clarke Lee Palmer, 70, set sail from Whidbey Island Aug. 2, 2015.A…

  • Aug 2nd, 2015
Clarke Palmer
Robin DiGeorgio

Robin DiGeorgio

Robin Elizabeth Phillippi DiGeorgio passed away at Island Hospital in the early…

  • Jul 23rd, 2015
Robin DiGeorgio

Larry Lindberg

There will be a celebration of life for Larry Lindberg on Sunday,…

  • Jun 21st, 2015
William Sutton

William Sutton

William “Bill” Lee Sutton passed away peacefully at his home in Peshastin,…

  • Jun 15th, 2015
William Sutton
Susan Watkin

Susan Watkin

Susan E. Watkin of Olga, Wash., peacefully passed away June 12, 2015,…

  • Jun 12th, 2015
Susan Watkin

Carol Parks

Carol Parks died peacefully on June 10, 2015, at her home in…

  • Jun 10th, 2015
William Yarlott

William Yarlott

William David Yarlott Sr. of Eastsound, Wash., passed away Thursday, June 4,…

  • Jun 4th, 2015
William Yarlott
Stacy McCray

Stacy McCray

Orcas Island lost another one of its unique personalities when Stacy McCray…

  • May 27th, 2015
Stacy McCray
Glasper Branciforte

Glasper Branciforte

January 29, 1918 to May 15, 2015Branch was 97 years “young” at…

  • May 15th, 2015
Glasper Branciforte
Buyral Madan

Buyral Madan

Buyral Earl Madan was born in Bozeman, Mont., on June 28, 1925…

  • May 10th, 2015
Buyral Madan
Neal Eldon

Neal Eldon

Eldon Dale Neal, 82, passed away quietly at his home on Orcas…

  • May 8th, 2015
Neal Eldon

Rhonda Harris

Rhonda F. Harris passed away on Friday, May 8 at her house…

  • May 8th, 2015
Allen Minnis

Allen Minnis

Allen Ray Minnis, 73, of Orcas Island, passed away on May 5,…

  • May 5th, 2015
Allen Minnis
Russell M. Thorson

Russell M. Thorson

Russell M. Thorson died peacefully on April 22, 2015 in the loving…

  • Apr 22nd, 2015
Russell M. Thorson
Libby Blackwell

Libby Blackwell

Elizabeth “Libby” Blackwell passed away at 90 on April 5, 2015 in…

  • Apr 5th, 2015
Libby Blackwell

Corey Flecth

Corey Allen Fletcher, 36, of Lopez, Wash. died on Monday, March 30,…

  • Mar 30th, 2015

David Church

David Church, 66, of Orcas Island, passed away suddenly on Feb. 26,…

  • Feb 26th, 2015
Lawrence Lindberg

Lawrence Lindberg

Lawrence Aaron Lindberg was born in Seattle, Oct. 2, 1925, to Gerald…

  • Feb 23rd, 2015
Lawrence Lindberg
Jane Kempe

Jane Kempe

Jane, beloved wife, mother and grandmother passed away on Feb. 22 at…

  • Feb 22nd, 2015
Jane Kempe
Richard Schneider

Richard Schneider

Artist and island historian passesRichard Eugene Schneider passed away quietly amid family…

  • Feb 15th, 2015
Richard Schneider
Dorothea Lansdowne

Dorothea Lansdowne

Dori passed away on Feb. 14, 2015 in Alameda, Calif. Perhaps appropriately…

  • Feb 14th, 2015
Dorothea Lansdowne
Gordon Buman

Gordon Buman

August 29, 1929 to February 6, 2015Gordon Buman, 85, passed away peacefully…

  • Feb 6th, 2015
Gordon Buman

Tom Zimmerman

Longtime island resident Tom Zimmerman passed away Feb. 6 at 1 a.m.…

  • Feb 6th, 2015
Marlyn Munter

Marlyn Munter

Marlyn Munter passed away peacefully on Jan. 25, 2015 at her home…

  • Jan 25th, 2015
Marlyn Munter
Terry Hopkins

Terry Hopkins

Therese (Terry) Cecile HopkinsOctober 19, 1937 – January 25, 2015Therese (Terry) Hopkins…

  • Jan 25th, 2015
Terry Hopkins

Heather OMalley

3/24/1923 - 1/16/2015For a full version of the obituary and to share…

  • Jan 16th, 2015
Kay Clark

Kay Clark

Kay Jean Griswold (Clark) was born August 16, 1938 in Davenport, Iowa.…

  • Jan 15th, 2015
Kay Clark
Susan Watkin

Susan E. Watkin

Susan E. Watkin of Olga, Wash., peacefully passed away June 12, 2015,…

  • Jan 12th, 2015
Susan Watkin
Richard Montgomery

Richard Montgomery

Richard “Dick” Lee Montgomery was born in Deer Harbor on Orcas Island…

  • Dec 26th, 2014
Richard Montgomery
Grace Muse

Grace Muse

Grace Genevieve Muse of Eastsound died in her sleep Dec. 17.Born June…

  • Dec 17th, 2014
Grace Muse
Lawrence Forsythe

Lawrence Forsythe

Following a prolonged illness, Lawrence Donald Forsythe passed away on Nov. 25,…

  • Nov 25th, 2014
Lawrence Forsythe

William Humes

William Humes (Bill) born Sept. 1, 1921 died Nov. 24, 2014 at…

  • Nov 24th, 2014