Mary Lou Cochran

Mary Lou Cochran, a daughter of Scott and Mary Francis (Sevak) Kifer, was born on Dec. 27, 1933, in Marienville, Penn. She died at the age of 79 on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, in her daughter’s home in Rugby, ...

Wilhelmina Ludovici

Wilhelmina “Willy” Ludovici passed away at home with her children at her bedside on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. She lost her battle with cancer, but not without great strength. She was born in Den-Haag, ...

Irene Elledge

Irene A. Elledge, 84, passed away in Bellingham on Nov 14, 2013. Irene was a lifelong resident of Whatcom County and raised her family here with her husband of 65 years. She was a loving wife, mother, ...

Merriel Hawkins

Merriel Marie Hawkins, age 89, of Ferndale, passed away peacefully on Nov. 17, 2013, in her Ferndale Louisa House residence. Merriel was born in Los Angeles, Calif., to Merrill and Dorothy (Crowe) Vinson. ...

Alice Crabtree

Alice M. Crabtree, age 97, passed away on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in Bellingham. She was born the fifth of eight children to Olof and Signe Moline on Nov. 20, 1915, in Paradise Hill, Saskatchewan. As a ...

Shirley Fuller

Our beloved mother, Shirley Fuller, went home to her Lord and Savior on Nov. 13, 2013, after battling congestive heart failure. Born on Oct. 6, 1929, in Harrison, S.D., to John and Helen (Haveman) Likkel, ...
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Rachel Tennant – Jordan Harmelink wedding

Rachel Tennant and Jordan Harmelink were united in marriage on July 27, 2013, at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Lynden. A reception followed at Windows on the Bay in Bellingham. The bride is a daughter ...
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Dwayne and Carol Molendyk – 40th anniversary

Dwayne and Carol Molendyk of Lynden are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary with an open house/dinner celebration with family and friends. They were married on Nov. 23, 1973, at First Christian ...
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Albert Van Dalfsen – 80th birthday

With gratitude and thanksgiving, the family of Albert Van Dalfsen announces his 80th birthday on Nov. 25. He is deeply loved by his wife Jean; children Carol Bouma, Gary and Cristi Miles and Gary and Jill ...

Births – published Nov. 20

REX BENJAMIN DEYOUNG Janelle and Kevin DeYoung of Lynden welcomed a son, Rex Benjamin, on Oct. 22, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and joins ...