Alice Hoekema

Alice Hoekema went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014. Alice was the oldest child of Bert and Lena (VanWeerthuizen) Vander Ploeg, born on Nov. 8, 1919. She grew up on a Beard ...

Bethel Granahan

Bethel Granahan passed away peacefully in LaConner Retirement Inn on Nov. 12, 2014. She was 96 years old and born in Waterloo, Iowa, on May 24, 1918. Bethel married Henry E. Granahan on Sept. 20, 1938, ...

Gladys Horat

Gladys Horat, age 90, of Lynden, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. She was born on June 13, 1924, to Arthur and Selma Rushold. Gladys was raised in the Everson area, graduating from Mount Baker High ...

Janet Sierdsma

Janet (Janke) Sierdsma, age 89, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, in Bellingham. She was born on July 12, 1925, to Bartele and Lummije (Coehorn) VanDyk in Akkrum, the Netherlands. Janet met and married ...

Donald Hickenbottom

Donald E. Hickenbottom, age 89, of Custer, passed away on Nov. 8, 2014. He was born on Sept. 28, 1925. He is survived by his three daughters, Pamela Shelton (Don) of Oregon, Patricia Sawyer (Ben) of Custer ...

Greg Westford

Greg Westford, age 56, of Renton, formerly of Lynden, passed away on Nov. 13, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, Paul, and his brother, Steven. He is survived his mother, Shirley Hopkins; brother ...

Dewey Soren

Dewey Soren, age 84, of Ferndale, passed away on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014. Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Service…. This content is for subscribers only. Already ...
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Bethany’s homes tour Dec. 6

WHATCOM — The annual Bethany Christian Services local homes tour will be from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6. The four homes open for visiting are: Brad and Kari Rader, 8629 Benson Rd.; Brian and Holly ...

Calendar

WEDNESDAY Noon piano The Jansen Art Center, 321 Front St., hosts live piano music at noon every Wednesday in November. Nov. 19 features Terhi Broersma.   THURSDAY Nonprofits’ lunch Lunch and learn ...

Photos sought for 2015 Lynden Chamber booklet

LYNDEN — The Tribune is interested in a variety of photos of Lynden to be used in the 2015 Lynden Chamber of Commerce directory. We are looking for shots of businesses, people, events, activities, scenery ...