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Paul and Frances Van Dyke – 60th anniversary

Paul and Frances Van Dyke of Lynden are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on March 13, 1953, at the First Congregational Church of Bellingham. Their family includes their children ...

Births – published March 6

DANIKA LAYNE MCKEE Julie and Alexander McKee of Vancouver, Wash., welcomed a daughter, Danika Layne, on Feb. 25, 2013, in Vancouver. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces. Grandparents are Michael and Julie ...

Marlo Foster

Marlo Foster died peacefully in Edmonds on Feb. 11, 2013, from complications related to his 26-plus-year battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was born on Oct. 3, 1931, in Lynden. Marlo was the second ...

Marvin Ten Kley

Marvin Adrian Ten Kley, age 90, of Lynden, formerly of Deming and Ferndale, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, in Lynden. He was born on July 12, 1922, in Sioux Center, Iowa, ...

Adam Carlberg

  Adam Lee Carlberg, 22, passed away on Feb. 19, 2013. Adam enjoyed working outdoors and hanging with his family and friends. He always had a big heart and would help anyone who needed it. Adam is ...

Sussie Reimer

Sussie Mable Reimer, age 87, of Ferndale, passed away on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center, Bellingham. She was born to Gearhardt and Tiena (Quiring) Dyck on Dec. 13, 1925, ...

Gordon Dyksterhuis

Gordon Everett Dyksterhuis walked his final walk on earth when he passed away peacefully at his home in Lynden on Friday, March 1, 2013. He was 84 years old. Gordon was born on Nov. 6, 1928, in Lynden. ...

Linda Alkire

Linda Alkire passed away at age 56 on Feb. 22, 2013, at University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle. She was born on Aug. 5, 1956, in San Gabriel, Calif., and was adopted by her loving parents Francis ...

Elizabeth Baas

Elizabeth Baas, age 93, of Lynden, went peacefully home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, at the Christian Health Care Center. Born on July 31, 1919, in Holland, Minn., she was ...

Margaret Hamstra

Margaret Hamstra, age 91, of Lynden, died at Meadow Greens on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. Margaret was born in Lynden on July 31, 1921, to Martin and Maggie (Memmelaar) Hamstra. She graduated from Lynden High ...