Obituaries

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

Gertrude Kinnaman

Gertrude (Kreps) KinnamanNovember 16, 1913 — May 1, 2015Gertrude Evelyn Maude (Kreps)…

  • May 1st, 2015

Dr. Jack Lynch

Dr. Jack LynchDecember 16, 1934 — April 30, 2015Jack Lynch died at…

  • Apr 30th, 2015

Ragnar Dahl

Ragnar ‘Ray’ DahlAugust 21, 1920 — April 26, 2015Ragnar “Ray” J. Dahl…

  • Apr 26th, 2015

Agnetta Wilhelmina Felthous: 1921-2015 | Passages

Agnetta was raised in north Seattle and graduated from Lincoln High School. Talented in piano and accordion, she and her brother Alvin were one of the early accordion duets in Seattle.

  • Apr 22nd, 2015

Charles Anderson

Charles L. AndersonSeptember 13, 1930 — April 22, 2015Charles L. Anderson was…

  • Apr 22nd, 2015

Russell Thorson

Russell M. ThorsonApril 23, 1923 — April 22, 2015Russell M. Thorson died…

  • Apr 22nd, 2015

Agnetta Felthous

Agnetta Wilhelmina FelthousMarch 26, 1921 — April 17, 2015Agnetta Wilhelmina Felthous passed…

  • Apr 17th, 2015

Eldon Wills

Eldon R. ‘Ed’ WillsJuly 10, 1929 — April 10, 2015Ed Wills, age…

  • Apr 10th, 2015

Charles Chevalier

Charles R. Chevalier1930 — 2015Charles R. Chevalier, passed away on the morning…

  • Apr 7th, 2015

Jean Van Leuven

Jean Van Leuven1944 — 2015Jean Van Leuven, a 31-year-resident of Friday Harbor,…

  • Apr 1st, 2015

James Teasdale

James TeasdaleApril 2, 1943 — March 26, 2015James Daniel Teasdale, until recently…

  • Mar 26th, 2015

Wallace Botsford

Wallace Edward BotsfordMarch 9, 1938 — March 25, 2015Wallace Edward Botsford passed…

  • Mar 25th, 2015

Niki Truesdale

Niki Doreen TruesdaleJuly 9, 1961 — March 17, 2015Niki Doreen Truesdale, born…

  • Mar 17th, 2015

Daniel ‘Danny’ Erickson

Daniel ‘Danny’ EricksonJune 16, 1955 — March 9, 2015Daniel “Danny” James Erickson,…

  • Mar 9th, 2015

Agnes Murray

Agnes May MurrayNovember 17, 1931 — March 6, 2015Agnes May Murray was…

  • Mar 6th, 2015

Alfred Earl Ellison: 1926-2015 | Passages

Outgoing and gregarious, Alfred made friends wherever he went. He was proud of his 300 bowling score, and of his holes-in-one in golf. He had a big heart which at last, gave out.

  • Mar 4th, 2015

Anna Mae Barnard & Dallas Neil Barnard: Passages

Anna Mae was a native of Friday Harbor on San Juan Island, where her mother owned the movie theatre and her father owned the town bakery. She met Dallas, born in Fargo, N.D., on a blind date. They were married for over 62 years and could not be separated after a lifetime of love and devotion to one another.

  • Feb 27th, 2015

Francis ‘Frank’ Mulcahy

Francis Daniel ‘Frank’ MulcahyJanuary 26, 1939 — February 23, 2015Francis Daniel Mulcahy…

  • Feb 23rd, 2015

Luverne Sorensen (Weeks)

Luverne Dawn Sorensen (Weeks)November 2, 1931 — February 22, 2015Born Nov. 2,…

  • Feb 22nd, 2015

Alfred Ellison

Alfred Earl EllisonJanuary 5, 1926 — February 20, 2015Alfred Earl Ellison was…

  • Feb 20th, 2015

Betty Hastin

Betty V. HastinDecember 26, 1921— February 18, 2015Betty V. Hastin, 93, of…

  • Feb 18th, 2015

Arthur Bacon III

Arthur Daniel Bacon IIIMarch 10, 1931 — February 17, 2015Arthur Daniel Bacon…

  • Feb 17th, 2015

Charles Karpf

Charles T. KarpfJanuary 30, 1921 — February 4, 2015Charles (Chuck) Karpf died…

  • Feb 4th, 2015

Charles T. Karpf: 1921-2015 | Passages

Charles (Chuck) Karpf died at his home in Friday Harbor, Wash., on Jan. 30. He was 93.

  • Feb 2nd, 2015

Jill Rae Woody : 1948-2015 | Passages

Jill was a lover of nature, a loyal friend, and a creative soul who passed away suddenly only a year after having moved to her dream home and community on San Juan Island.

  • Jan 20th, 2015

Dallas Barnard

Dallas Neil Barnard1925 — 2015Anna Mae Barnard, 89, passed away of natural…

  • Jan 17th, 2015

Charles Lindenberg

Charles W. LindenbergCharles W. Lindenberg was born on Sept. 8, 1932 in…

  • Dec 13th, 2014

Memorial Service: James Meredith | Passages

A graveside service for James Lawrence Meredith will take place at Valley Cemetery on Madden Lane, Tuesday, Dec. 16, beginning at 11:30 a.m. Born in 1924, Meredith died Sunday, Dec. 7, at the age of 90.

  • Dec 9th, 2014

James Meredith

James L. MeredithJames L. Meredith came to San Juan Island first in…

  • Dec 7th, 2014