Latest Obituaries

James Baum

James W. Baum was born on Jan. 9, 1939, in Charleston, South Carolina, and passed away on Sept. 12, 2014, in Lodi, California, after a long battle with cancer. Known for his joy of living, it is with sadness ...

Shirley Martin

Shirley Ann Martin peacefully passed on, surrounded by her family, on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. She was 77 years old. Shirley (Marciniak) Martin was born in Los Angeles to Bonita (Boyes) and Marion Marciniak. ...

John Lagerwey

John J. “Jim” Lagerwey, age 77, went to his Heavenly home on Sept. 8, 2014, after a 4 ½-year battle with cancer. Jim was born on May 30, 1937, to John and Winnie Lagerwey in Bellingham. He married ...

Mary Doubt

Mary Elizabeth (Orr) Doubt, age 97, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sweet wife, friend and teacher for many years in the Custer and Ferndale area, passed from this life to be with the Lord ...

Irwin Fleishauer

Irwin Raymond Fleishauer, age 90, of Lynden, entered into the arms of his Lord and Savior on Sept. 11, 2014. Irwin was born on Oct. 2, 1923, in Bakersfield, California, the eldest child of Charles and ...

Brooklyn Hoksbergen

Brooklyn Hoksbergen was the 3-1/2-year-old daughter of Rob and Jen Hoksbergen. She was a fun-loving kid who loved to dance and sing and anything to do with pink and princesses. She tried her best to keep ...

Lois Nyland

Lois Marie Meenk Nyland, age 99, passed away peacefully on Aug. 28, 2014, in Tacoma. She was born on Nov. 16, 1914, to Arthur and Johanna Meenk in Maurice, Iowa. In 1919 the family moved to Lynden. Lois ...

William Grafmyre

William Boyd Grafmyre, of Everson, passed away on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. He was 82 years old. William was born to James and Hilma Grafmyre in Duluth, Minnesota. At the young age of 15, his family moved ...

Darwin Greenfield

Darwin Albert Greenfield, age 65, passed away peacefully on Aug. 26, 2014, after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Darwin was born on July 20, 1949, in Bellingham and grew up in Custer until ...

John Lagerwey

John J. “Jim” Lagerwey, 77, of Lynden, died on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. Service arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Service…. This content is for subscribers only. ...