Obituaries

Amie B. Ajamie | 1937-2016

Amie B. Ajamie, 79, of Friday Harbor, Washington passed peacefully at her…

  • Jan 4th, 2017

Leonard Edward Martel: 1948- 2016

Leonard Edward Martel, aged 68, passed peacefully surrounded by his family and…

  • Dec 21st, 2016

Bernard Craig (Bernie) Kramer: 1940 – 2016

Bernard Craig (Bernie) Kramer of Lopez Island passed away peacefully on Thursday,…

  • Dec 21st, 2016

Donald Harris Sept | Passages

Donald Harris Sept | Passages

  • Dec 14th, 2016

Winston Rogers obituary | 1929 – 2016

Winston Rogers of Friday Harbor, Washington, passed away peacefully at his home…

Gene Paterson | 1937-2016

Gene Paterson left us Friday, Nov. 11, 2016 after a short illness.…

JoAnn Rae Sample obituary

JoAnn Rae Sample, resident of Oak Harbor and Friday Harbor, passed away…

  • Nov 30th, 2016

Stuart W. Ewing obit

Stuart Wilson Ewing, 59, of Renton, Washington and San Juan Island, was…

  • Nov 30th, 2016

The life of Sam Buck Sr.

Sam R. Buck was born in Friday Harbor, Washington on April 6,…

  • Nov 17th, 2016

Obituary – Mabel Meier: 1920—2016

Mabel Christine Nygaard Meier was born in Aberdeen, Wash., on Dec. 13,…

  • Nov 9th, 2016

Prentice Bloedel II – Obituary

Prentice Bloedel II, born Bellingham Wash., 26 May 1926, died Port Townsend, Wash, 18 August 2016.

  • Nov 4th, 2016

Mary Ann Ragsdale – Obituary

Mary Ann Ragsdale of San Juan Island, born November 1, 1945 in Quincy, Massachusetts

Elizabeth Iva “Pete” Plunkett – Obituary

Elizabeth Iva “Pete” Plunkett, 90, resident of Friday Harbor, WA

  • Nov 4th, 2016

John P. Meidinger – Obituary

On October 8, 2016, we lost our family leader, John Meidinger

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

Theresa Marie Hill | Passages

Theresa passed away at her home Sunday morning, with family at her bedside, following a brief but hard fought battle with cancer.

  • Mar 1st, 2016

Sandra Killion

Sandra Jean Killion, 69, of Friday Harbor, WA, passedaway peacefully on Sunday,…

  • Feb 21st, 2016

Ruthe Lyons Ramirez | Passages

Ruthe Lyons Ramirez died peacefully on Jan. 31st after a long struggle with cancer

  • Feb 16th, 2016

Jo Ann Smith

Jo Ann T. Smith, 83, of Friday Harbor, WA, passed awayon Monday,…

  • Feb 15th, 2016

Nelda Hastings | Passages

Nelda Hastings, longtime Friday Harbor resident, passed away on Feb. 4, 2016.

  • Feb 12th, 2016

Nelda Hastings

Nelda Hastings, longtime Friday Harbor resident, passed away on Feb. 4, 2016.A…

  • Feb 4th, 2016

Richard “Rick” Gerring | Passages

Musician, ukulele builder, fisherman and extraordinary happy spirit.

  • Feb 2nd, 2016

Lynette Leaf

Lynette Marie LeafJune 26, 1924 to Feb. 2, 2016Lynette Marie Leaf (nee…

  • Feb 2nd, 2016

Ruthe Lyons Ramirez

Ruthe Lyons Ramirez died peacefully on Jan. 31st aftera long struggle with…

  • Jan 31st, 2016

Steve Marler

It is with deepest sorrow that we at San Juan District 3…

  • Jan 28th, 2016

Mary Kay Scott | Passages

Always a free spirit and someone who spoke her mind, she lived her life to the fullest and slowed down only when struck by the illness that ultimately took her from us all. By the grace of God she is no longer in pain and rests peacefully, watching over us all.

  • Aug 10th, 2015

Micheal Allen Wayner: 1953-2015 | Passages

Mike was a very unique individual; he had his way of doing things and there was a place for everything and everything was in its place. He was a skilled carpenter but later became a truck driver for the late Richard Lawson.

  • Jun 11th, 2015

Ellen Broad

Ellen (Smith) BroadAugust 10, 1928 — June 7, 2015Ellen (Smith) Broad died…

  • Jun 7th, 2015

Betty Lou Nord: 1942-2015 | Passages

In 1994, John and Betty retired to Friday Harbor, Wash., and enjoyed a wonderful life on the island. Betty loved decorating/designing and gardening. She also was a fabulous cook and was a hostess of many dinners for friends.

  • Jun 2nd, 2015

Edith deChadenedes

Edith deChadenedesAugust 3, 1923 — May 31, 2015Edith Bronson deChadenedes (known to…

  • May 31st, 2015

Micheal Wayner

Micheal Allen WaynerSeptember 30, 1953 — May 31, 2015Micheal Allen Wayner, 61,…

  • May 31st, 2015

William Keel

William ‘Bill’ KeelMay 28, 1926 — May 29, 2015William “Bill” Keel, age…

  • May 29th, 2015

Ruth Hill

Ruth Beebe HillApril 26, 1913 — May 28, 2015Ruth Beebe Hill, age…

  • May 28th, 2015

Betty Lou Nord

Betty Lou NordMay 17, 1942 — May 26, 2015Betty Lou Nord, 73,…

  • May 26th, 2015

Buyral Madan

Buyral Earl MadanJune 28, 1925 — May 20, 2015Buyral Earl Madan was…

  • May 20th, 2015

Buyral Earl Madan: 1925-2015 | Passages

In the mid-1950s, Buyral joined Orcas Power & Light Company, beginning with installing the numbers on poles for 10¢ per number, and eventually becoming superintendent of the Orcas district upon his father-in-law’s (Eber Bruns) retirement. Buyral retired from OPALCO in 1990.

  • May 19th, 2015

Sharon Maya

Sharon Marie Maya1945 — 2015Sharon was born in Chicago, Ill. and was…

  • May 15th, 2015

Victor Wold

Victor George Wold1950 — 2014Victor George Wold, 63, of Red Wing, Minn.…

  • May 14th, 2015

Eldon Neal

Eldon Dale NealFebruary 25, 1933 — May 8, 2015Eldon Dale Neal, 82,…

  • May 8th, 2015

Carol Stevens

Carol Severson StevensDecember 19, 1923 — May 6, 2015At age 91, Carol…

  • May 6th, 2015

Mary Carlene FitzGerald

Mary Carlene Larsen FitzGeraldMarch 22, 1930 — May 6, 2015Carlene FitzGerald, 85,…

  • May 6th, 2015