Obituaries

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

William Mason

William L. MasonJuly 5, 1936 — July 24, 2012Bill Mason, 76, died…

  • Jul 24th, 2012

Betty Carlberg

Betty Fairburn CarlbergSept. 20, 1924 — July 16, 2012Betty Fairburn Carlberg was…

  • Jul 16th, 2012

Barbara C. Fry, M.D. | Passages

Beloved mother, aunt, scholar, andfriend, passed away peacefully on Tuesday evening, May 22, at 10:00 p.m. at Harborview Hospital in Seattle, WA.

  • Jul 13th, 2012

James Robert Owens: 1917-2012 | Passages

Jim Owens joined the Army Aug. 6, 1943. He was part of Company E 1308th Engineer Regiment. While in England, he was injured and was honorably discharged Feb. 15, 1945. He and his wife of 69 years, Dorethe, came to Friday Harbor nearly five years ago to spend time with family.

  • Jul 6th, 2012

Evelyn Payne

Evelyn Hope PayneDec. 27, 1923 — July 3, 2012Evelyn Hope Payne, 88,…

  • Jul 3rd, 2012

Florence Lang

Florence May “Flossie” Mullis McRae LangJan. 12, 1925 — June 22, 2012Flossie…

  • Jun 22nd, 2012