Latest Obituaries

Tessie Wisniewski

Tessie Wisniewski of Lynden passed away on June 2, 2014, in the Hospice House of Bellingham. She was 91. Tessie was a devout Catholic and parishioner at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Lynden. Mass will ...

Matthew Martin

Matthew J. Martin, age 30,  of Sumas, passed away on Friday, June 6, 2014. Arrangement are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? ...

Dennis Bouma

Dennis Bouma, age 65, of Lynden, passed away on Saturday, June 7, 2014. Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? ...

Wayne Hadeen

Wayne Hadeen of Everson passed away on Wednesday, June 4, 2014. He was 67 years old. Arrangement are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation…. This content is for subscribers only. Already ...

Frank Starkenburg

Frank Starkenburg, age 67, passed away in Keller Ferry, Washington, on May 22, 2014. Frank was born on Jan. 2, 1947, to Jake and Dorothy Starkenburg in Lynden where he grew up farming and developed his ...

Jacobus Heystek

In the Lord’s time, on Monday morning, June 2, 2014, He took to Himself our beloved husband, father and opa, Jacobus Marcus Heystek. Jacobus was born on March 30, 1928, to Jan and Cornelia (Karmen) Heystek ...

Wesley Meyer

Wesley Gene “Woodfoot” Meyer, 55, passed away peacefully in his home on June 1, 2014. Wes was born in Volga, South Dakota, to Peter and Esther Meyer on July 19, 1958. At the age of 2, Wes and his family ...

Homer Catrain

Homer Lee Catrain, 89, passed away peacefully on May 25, 2014. He was born in Hurst, Illinois, on Dec. 13, 1924. He spent most of his early life in Hot Springs, New Mexico, where he excelled in sports ...

Cynthia Anker

Cynthia A. Anker of Everson passed away on Thursday, May 29, 2014. She was 52. Cindy was very sweet soul, kind-hearted, fun-loving and tenacious. She was strong, generous, loved to laugh and always had ...

Diana Van Diest

Diana L. Van Diest, age 59, of Lynden, passed away peacefully and went home to her Lord and Savior June 1, 2014. She was preceded in death by her father, Douglas Dubois Sr., and her brother, Douglas A. ...