Obituaries

Roger Howard

Roger C. Howard1939 — 2013Roger passed away on Friday, March 22, 2013…

  • Mar 22nd, 2013

Laurie Mason

Laurie A. Mason1947 — 2013Laurie A. Mason, a lifetime islander, passed away…

  • Mar 1st, 2013

Richard Pitt

Richard Lewis (Dick) PittMay 28, 1927 — March 1, 2013Judge Richard Lewis…

  • Mar 1st, 2013

Grant Moyer

Grant Rodney MoyerJuly 18, 1927 — Feb. 26, 2013Born in Seattle, Wash.…

  • Feb 26th, 2013

Arlene Silver

Arlene M. Silver1920 — 2013Arlene M. Silver of Friday Harbor, Wash., was…

  • Feb 19th, 2013

Norma Young

Norma A. Young1921 — 2013Norma A. Young, 91, of Anacortes, passed away…

  • Feb 8th, 2013

Erika Sundstrom

Erika Lynn SundstromMarch 18, 1977 — Jan. 17, 2013Erika passed away at…

  • Jan 17th, 2013

Donald Prohaska

Donald George ProhaskaDec. 20, 1926 — Jan. 13, 2013Donald George Prohaska passed…

  • Jan 13th, 2013

Jean Hutchins

Jean Dee HutchinsJune 26, 1932 — Dec. 26, 2012Jean Dee Hutchins went…

  • Dec 26th, 2012

Martin Halvorsen

Martin HalvorsenMay 11, 1949 — Dec. 20, 2012Martin Halvorsen, 63, of Friday…

  • Dec 20th, 2012

Peter Sturdivant

Peter W. SturdivantApril 15, 1928 — Dec. 19, 2012Peter W. Sturdivant, 84,…

  • Dec 19th, 2012

Christopher Marsden

Christopher Keith Marsden1946 — 2012Chris Marsden, a long time resident, business owner…

  • Dec 17th, 2012

Rees Kimble

Rees 'Skip' KimbleJune 4, 1939 — Dec. 11, 2012Rees Hawkins Kimble, better…

  • Dec 11th, 2012

Christopher Schutza

Christopher SchutzaSept. 2, 1971 — Dec. 10, 2012In the early morning hours…

  • Dec 10th, 2012

Else Gabriel

Else Martha Franke GabrielApril 18, 1913 — Dec. 8, 2012Else Gabriel was…

  • Dec 8th, 2012

Jeanne Petersen

Jeanne Sambuck PetersenJan. 19, 1921 — Dec. 7, 2012Jeanne Sambuck Petersen died…

  • Dec 7th, 2012

Dana Mower

Dana Bruce Mower1956 — 2012Dana died doing what he loved the most,…

  • Nov 28th, 2012

Samuel Carter

Samuel Alexander CarterMarch 5, 1982 — Nov. 23, 2012Samuel Alexander Carter of…

  • Nov 23rd, 2012

Edith Martel

Edith Bergman MartelDec. 29, 1917 — Nov. 19, 2012Edith Bergman Martel passed…

  • Nov 19th, 2012

Mary McFadden

Mary McFaddenJan. 5, 1933 — Nov. 14, 2012Mary McFadden, passed away Nov.…

  • Nov 14th, 2012

John Brent Hedberg: 1946-2012 | Passages

John Brent Hedberg left this world to sail off to new adventures on Oct. 3, 2012.

  • Nov 7th, 2012

John A. Hudson: 1930-2012 | Passages

John A. “Jack” Hudson, 82, of Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 at Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham, following complications from a stroke two weeks earlier.

  • Oct 31st, 2012

Nancy Davidson Severtson: 1938 – 2012 | Passages

Our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and sister, Nancy, died early Sunday morning, Oct. 21, surrounded by family and the loving caregivers of the Bellingham Hospice House, after a long battle with heart disease.

  • Oct 31st, 2012

Jim Cumming

Jim CummingOct. 3, 1945 — Oct. 26, 2012Jim Cumming, born in Antigonish,…

  • Oct 26th, 2012

Mildred Louise Sandwith: 1915 – 2012 | Passages

The date and time of Mildred Sandwith's Life Celebration has changed since this obituary was originally published. The date is Sunday, Nov. 18, beginning at 2 p.m., at Friday Harbor Presbyterian Church.

  • Oct 25th, 2012

Mary Anne Klingbiel: Oct. 12 , 2012 | Passages

All who met Mary Anne speak of her smile and bright, positive attitude. She genuinely loved people which they immediately sensed and returned. This gift made for a wonderful, loving mother, wife, teacher and friend.

  • Oct 23rd, 2012

Nancy Severtson

Nancy Davidson Severtson1938 - 2012Our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and sister, Nancy,…

  • Oct 21st, 2012

Reynold ‘Reg’ Dickhaus

Reynold ‘Reg’ Dickhaus1920-2012Reynold “Reg” Dickhaus died peacefully at home on San Juan…

  • Oct 21st, 2012

Mildred Sandwith

Mildred Louise SandwithMay 14, 1915 — Oct. 15, 2012Mildred Louise Sandwith, passed…

  • Oct 15th, 2012

Dorthea Merlino

Dorothea “Dot” MerlinoDec. 17, 1928 — Oct. 14, 2012Dorothea “Dot” Merlino, 83,…

  • Oct 14th, 2012

Mary Anne Klingbiel

Mary Anne KlingbielThe family of Mary Anne Klingbiel sadly announces her passing…

  • Oct 12th, 2012

John Hedberg

John Brent Hedberg1946 — 2012With his family near, John Brent Hedberg left…

  • Oct 3rd, 2012

Frances Erickson

Frances Mary EricksonMay 18, 1912 — Sept. 25, 2012Frances Mary Erickson, 100,…

  • Sep 25th, 2012

Lloyd Martin

Lloyd Douglas MartinDec. 2, 1919 — Sept. 14, 2012Lloyd Douglas Martin passed…

  • Sep 14th, 2012

Merna Mae Guard memorial service, Sept. 22 | Passages

A graveside memorial service for Merna Mae Guard is Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Valley Cemetery on San Juan Island, followed by a potluck reception at the American Legion Hall in Friday Harbor.

  • Sep 11th, 2012

Former San Juan attorney, Frank LaSalata, dead, at age 60 | Passages

Cancer claims the life of attorney Frank LaSalata, a former judge pro-tem in San Juan County courts and district court judicial candidate.

  • Sep 7th, 2012

David Haskin Champlin: 1910 – 2012 | Passages

A memorial service for David Champlin, who died June 11 at the age of 101, will be held at Saint David’s Episcopal Church on Sept. 10, 2012, at noon. A reception at the San Juan Island Yacht Club will follow the service.

  • Aug 30th, 2012

Gregory Ewert

Gregory Albert EwertFeb. 11, 1949 — Aug. 10, 2012Gregory Albert Ewert, beloved…

  • Aug 10th, 2012

Jan Smulovitz

Dr. Jan SmulovitzOct. 13, 1943 — Aug. 4, 2012Dr. Jan Smulovitz passed…

  • Aug 4th, 2012

Christopher Johnson

Christopher JohnsonMay 28, 1987 — July 26, 2012Christopher Johnson of Decatur Island…

  • Jul 26th, 2012