Obituaries

Ed Johnson

Ed JohnsonMarch 15, 1939 — Dec. 28, 2011Ed Johnson, 72, a third-generation…

  • Oct 28th, 2011

Michael B. Roger: 1941-2011 | Passages

As hospital district board commissioner, Michael worked tirelessly with San Juan Island EMS and the Inter Island Medical Center to ensure the strength and viability of ongoing operations at both facilities. As member of the San Juan Community Hospital Committee and the PIMC Steering Committee, Michael helped guide the process of forging a partnership with PeaceHealth to bring a critical access hospital to our island community. But even more important...

  • Oct 28th, 2011

Eli Stephenson

Eli StephensonNov. 26, 1974 — Oct. 22, 2011Eli Stephenson, 36, passed away…

  • Oct 22nd, 2011

Michael Roger

Michael Roger1941 — 2011Our island home lost a beloved family member, treasured…

  • Oct 20th, 2011

Kristy Wade-Carlson

Kristy Wade-Carlson1951 — 2011Kristy Wade-Carlson passed away at home surrounded by her…

  • Sep 22nd, 2011

Bruce Rowe

Bruce RoweDec. 19, 1928 — Sept. 20, 2011On Sept. 20, Bruce Rowe…

  • Sep 20th, 2011

Gary Bryant

Gary Bryant1944 — 2011Gary Bryant passed away on Sept. 17, 2011, at…

  • Sep 17th, 2011

Frederick Hoeppner

Frederick R. HoeppnerFeb. 7, 1918 — Sept. 5, 2011Captain Frederick R. Hoeppner,…

  • Sep 5th, 2011

Ann Walbert-Yelverton

Ann Walbert-YelvertonMay 25, 1930 — Aug. 23, 2011Ann Walbert-Yelverton died at her…

  • Aug 23rd, 2011

Gary LeGate

Gary Robert LeGateMay 19, 1945 — Aug. 23, 2011After a motor vehicle…

  • Aug 23rd, 2011

Fu-Shiang Chia

Dr. Fu-Shiang Chia1931 — Aug. 22, 2011Dr. Fu-Shiang Chia died on Aug.…

  • Aug 22nd, 2011

Larry Chamberlain

Larry Allan ChamberlainAug. 19, 1943 — Aug. 22, 2011Larry Allan Chamberlain, 68,…

  • Aug 22nd, 2011

John Aberle

John Hugh AberleFeb. 27, 1928 — Aug. 17, 2011Dr. John Hugh Aberle,…

  • Aug 17th, 2011

Funeral services Saturday for Landis Pederson | Passages

Landis (Lando) Pederson, 20, of Friday Harbor passed away Aug. 8, 2011 while swimming with friends at Lawson Pond.

  • Aug 17th, 2011

Landis (Lando) Pederson

Landis (Lando) PedersonApril 17, 2011 — Aug. 8, 2011Landis (Lando) Pederson, 20,…

  • Aug 8th, 2011

Graveside service for Patty Ann Leake, Saturday, 1 p.m. | Passages

Patty Ann Leake was the great granddaughter of island pioneers James and Adeline King and was raised in Friday Harbor. She graduated from Friday Harbor High School and from McDonald’s School of Beauty.

  • Jul 28th, 2011

San Juan Island’s Wilma Munsey died unexpectedly last week | Passages

Family and friends are mourning the loss of long-time islander Wilma Denise Munsey, who passed away suddenly July 20.

  • Jul 26th, 2011

Michael Hall | Passages

Michael moved to Friday Harbor in 1996 from Minnesota. The only people he knew here were his mother and her husband. He arrived in a huge Oldsmobile covered in dirt and grime from the long drive.

  • Jul 19th, 2011

George Rudd

George Joseph RudeOct. 7, 1941 — July 5,2011George Joseph Rude, 69, of…

  • Jul 5th, 2011

Memorial Mass for Johanna “Josie” Picinich, Sat., 1 p.m. | Passages

Family and friends of Johanna "Josie" Picnich will observe a Memorial Mass for Ms. Picinich Saturday at Saint Francis Church in Friday Harbor.

  • Jun 10th, 2011

Celebration of life for George Goff | Passages

Join family and friends in a celebration of life for George Goff, June 11, at the American Legion Hall in Friday Harbor 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Jun 9th, 2011

Allen Stewart

Allen Penfield Stewart1935 — 2011Al was a long-time San Juan Island resident…

  • Jun 4th, 2011

Bette Reed

Bette Reed (Gray) passed away peacefully June 3, 2011.Born in Winside, Nebraska…

  • Jun 3rd, 2011

Jack Taylor Norris

Jack Taylor Norris, 56, passed away on May 29, 2011 at Providence…

  • May 29th, 2011

Jerome J. Hammond

Jerome J. Hammond1942 — 2011Jerome J. Hammond (Duffer) passed away peacefully at…

  • May 21st, 2011

Dr. S Paul Herndon | Passages

Dr. S. Paul HerndonS. Paul Herndon, IV, M.D., retired Associate Director of…

  • May 6th, 2011

S. Paul Herndon

Dr. S. Paul Herndon1945 — 2011S. Paul Herndon, IV, M.D., retired Associate…

  • Apr 30th, 2011

Robert (Bob) Garcia

Robert (Bob) Garcia10/13/1937 - 4/24/2011We'll miss seeing Bob Garcia around town, driving…

  • Apr 24th, 2011

George Goff

George Norman GoffJuly 5, 1934 — April 3, 2011George Norman Goff, 76,…

  • Apr 3rd, 2011

Paula Critchfield

Paula Cook CritchfieldJune 6, 1933 — April 1, 2011Paula Cook Critchfield passed…

  • Apr 1st, 2011

Barry Ackerley

Barry Allan Ackerley1935 — 2011Barry Allan Ackerley, entrepreneur, husband, father and grandfather,…

  • Mar 21st, 2011

Vera Stavig

Vera Josephine Kinkela Libby Wood StavigNov. 18, 1918 — Feb. 22, 2011Vera…

  • Feb 22nd, 2011

James Corrie

James Russell CorrieJuly 17, 1926 — February 21, 2011Jim was born July…

  • Feb 21st, 2011

Howard Hartman

Howard HartmanJan. 30, 1922 — Feb. 13, 2011Howard Hartman was born Jan.…

  • Feb 13th, 2011

Celebration of life for Henry Gallanger is Feb. 11 | Passages

Henry Gallanger was born Jan. 13, 1932 in Leese, Wash. Henry (more…

  • Feb 9th, 2011

Moselle Bourne Sturdivant 1925-2011| Passages

Moselle Bourne Sturdivant went home to be with God on Jan. 14…

  • Feb 8th, 2011

Herman J. Kuklenski; 1937-2010 | Passages

Herman Joseph Kuklenski, a former resident of San Juan Island, died at his home in Chehalis, Washington on December 16, 2010.

  • Feb 3rd, 2011

Roy Franklin

Roy Vincent FranklinMay 1, 1924 — Feb. 3, 2011Roy Vincent Franklin passed…

  • Feb 3rd, 2011

Moselle Sturdivant

Moselle Bourne Sturdivant1925 — 2011Moselle Bourne Sturdivant went home to be with…

  • Jan 14th, 2011

Janet Bryant Sheridan, 1924-2010 | Passages

Born Aug. 23, 1924, to Elinor and John Sawyer of Wakefield, Mass., the third of four siblings. She attended Green Mountain College, Vt., and then worked at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital (Washington, D.C.) as an occupational therapist, pioneering programs for the hospital’s prison population.

  • Jan 6th, 2011