Latest Obituaries

Beatrice Whittaker

Beatrice “Betty” Whittaker passed away in Lynden after a brief illness on May 3, 2014, at the age of 96. She will be greatly missed by her survivors, sons David (Deb) and Brian (Patty); grandsons Paul ...

Carol Bruschetto

Carol Bruschetto, age 66, of Bellingham, passed away the morning of June 28, 2014, after a battle with cancer. She was preceded in death by her father, Nicholas Jansen, who she joins in heaven. Carol is ...

Patricia Zettle

Patricia “Patsy” Alleyn Zettle, age 49, of Lynden, born Oct. 10, 1964, following a life-long courageous battle with multiple conditions leading to pneumonia, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus ...

Rachel Van Aalsburg

Rachel Van Aalsburg went home to her Lord and Savior on June 22, 2014, in the Christian Health Care Center of Lynden. She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard; son Fred; sister Elizabeth Rozeboom; ...

Rhoda Brumbaugh

Rhoda Brumbaugh, 86, of Lynden, passed away on Monday, June 24, 2014, in St. Joseph PeaceHealth Medical Center of Bellingham. A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 28, in Hope ...

Barbara Camfferman

Barbara Camfferman, 93, passed away on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Born in the Netherlands, Barbara most recently resided at Meadow Greens in Lynden. She is survived by son Daniel (Verna) in Colorado; two grandchildren; ...

Matthew Martin

Matthew James Martin of Lynden passed away on June 6, 2014, at the age of 30. He was born on Feb. 14, 1984, in Bellingham to Douglas and Diana Martin. He graduated from Lynden Christian High School in ...

Robert Holmes

Robert A. Holmes, age 75, passed away at home after struggling with cancer with family at his side on June 14, 2014. He was born on Aug. 15, 1938, in Goshen, Indiana, to George and Roberta (Pennington) ...

Orville Hicks

Orville G. Hicks of Sumas passed away on Saturday, June 14, 2014. He was 88 years old. Orville was born on Jan. 9, 1926, to George and Jane (McGregor) Hicks in Deming. After attending Nooksack Valley High ...

Emi Taira

Emi Taira, age 79, passed away in Bellingham on May 16, 2014. Emi was born on June 23, 1934, in Hilo, Hawaii, to Jinsei Kaneshiro and Misao Maedo. On Oct. 22, 1955, Emi married Walter Taira. She earned ...