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Evert Scholten

  Evert Scholten went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Jan. 5, 2015, at the age of 91.   Evert was born on Oct. 15, 1923, to Hein and Elizabeth Scholten in Edgerton, Minnesota. The family ...

Marge Markham

  Marge Cowin Markham, age 94, passed away peacefully on Jan. 7, 2015, in the Christian Health Care Center of Lynden.   Marge was born on Dec. 12, 1920, in Miller, Nebraska. She moved to Washington ...

Rosa Ortiz

  Rosa Marie Ortiz was born in Santa Maria, Texas, on March 30, 1953, and later moved to Lynden, where she grew up on her family’s raspberry farm with her 14 brothers and sisters. She graduated from ...

Patricia Kinney

  Patricia J. Kinney, age 65, from Ferndale, was born in Aiea, Hawaii, and passed away on Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015, in Whatcom Hospice House in Belingham.   Arrangements are by Whatcom Cremation ...

Sally Pauline Matheson

  Sally Pauline (Joneli) Matheson went to be with her Lord Jesus on Jan. 4, 2015.   Pauline was born on April 27, 1935, and was raised on the Joneli family dairy farm on Hemmi Road. She attended ...

Edith Glew

  Edith Orah Owen Glew, age 98, of Lynden, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, surrounded by her family. She was born on Jan. 12, 1916, in Spokane to parents David Williard and Lena ...

Kenneth Robson

  Kenneth Manning Robson, of Everson, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015.   Ken was born in York, Nebraska, on Dec. 17, 1920. Ken and his family moved to Whatcom County in 1936. He married Mary ...

Toshi Petty

  Toshi Petty of north Whatcom County passed away on Jan. 2, 2015.   A celebration of Toshi’s life will be held in Westford Funeral Home at 11 a.m. on Jan. 9, followed by a reception. Committal ...

Rita Lewis

  Rita Margaret Lewis, 63, of Auburn, passed away on Jan. 2, 2015. Rita was born on Nov. 28, 1951, in Bellingham, to John and Susan Franzen.   Rita enjoyed reading, poetry writing, short stories ...

Evert Scholten

  Evert J. Scholten, of Lynden, passed away on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015. He was 91 years old.   Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Service…. This content is for ...