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James Sinclair

It is with profound sadness that our family announces the passing of James Philip Sinclair, 1926-2016. Mourning his passing are his wife, Anne; his sons and their families: Keith (Alora), Ray (Diana)and ...

Karen Nibbelink

Karen (Scheffer) Nibbelink, 57, of Rock Valley, Iowa, died suddenly due to lung cancer surgery complications on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, at Hegg Memorial Health Center in Rock Valley. Memorial services ...

Rollin Staats

Pastor Rollin S. “Bud” Staats, age 84, of Bellingham, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, at Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, at 2 ...

Kyran Kane

Kyran P. “Phil” Kane, age 82, of Everson, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016, in Bellingham with his wife at his side. Phil was born on Aug. 22, 1933, to Kyran Francis and Rose Terigard Kane in ...

Geraldine Heutink

Geraldine “Jerry” Marie Heutink of Everson went to be with her Lord on Jan. 21, 2016, at the Christian Health Care Center. A memorial service in honor of Geraldine was held on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, ...

Irene Gonzales

Irene Gonzales, age 78, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016. Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Wesley Martinsen

Wesley Duane Martinsen was born on March 12, 1928, and passed away on Dec. 31, 2015. We really thought you would never leave us. But now you’re gone and things will never be the same. From your curly ...

Robert and Clara Compton

Robert and Clara (Den Adel) Compton both grew up in the Sumas-Everson area and attended Nooksack Valley schools, but didn’t meet until after Robert served in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953. Robert ...

Anthony Birdsall

Anthony William Birdsall, 75, passed away at home on Monday, Dec. 14, 2015, after a year-long battle with cancer. He was born in Minot, North Dakota, to William H. and Hazel Fern (Fellows) Birdsall. He ...

A. Leona De Young

Lynden resident A. Leona De Young went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, at the age of 91. She was born on Jan. 23, 1924, to Matthew and Anna (Vander Griend) Meenk in Lynden. She ...