Latest Obituaries

Ritchard Yurk

Ritchard Eric Yurk, age 72, of Everson, passed away on Sept. 9, 2013. He was born on Dec. 5, 1940, in San Francisco. Ritchard was a California boy who loved western Washington. He married Linda Yurk in ...

Alma White

Alma Gainer White, age 92, passed away on Sept. 24, 2013. She was born on Oct. 27, 1920, in Mount Vernon to Jonathan and Nellie Snowden. Alma grew up in the Ten Mile neighborhood and was a lifetime resident ...

Nathan Christofferson

With heavy hearts, we will miss our adventurous and spontaneous Nathan “NateDog,” “PigPen,” ”Junkmeister,” “Stripes,” “NaeNae” Christofferson. He was deeply loved and has forever left ...

Christene Grogan

Christene Marie Grogan, age 55, passed away on Sept. 18, 2013, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on Aug. 30, 1958, to Evelyn and Francis Tucker in Madison, S.D. Chris’ family moved ...

Michael Turpin

Michael R. Turpin, age 69, of Custer, passed away at his home on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, surrounded by his family. Services are pending with Sig’s Alternative Funeral & Cremation Services…. ...

Jerry Hahs

Jerry Lee Hahs, age 73, of Blaine, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at home with his daughter at his side. He is survived by his daughter, Heidi Penman; sons Ken (Deidre) Hahs and Mark (Jill) Hahs; ...

Bernard Steiger

Bernard Steiger, age 85, went home to his Heavenly Father on Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. Born to Pieter and Janneke (Venema) Steiger in Opende, Groningen, Holland, on Dec. 30, 1927, he grew up on a dairy farm, ...

Mary Bonsen

Mary Winfred Boyd Bonsen, age 85, passed away peacefully at Lynden Manor on Sept. 11, 2013. Mary was born on May 27, 1928, in Pilot Rock-McKay Creek near Pendleton, Ore., to Armond (Bud) and Mildred Boyd. ...

Keith Verbrugge

Keith Alan Verbrugge, age 55, passed away on Sept. 12, 2013, of melanoma at Whatcom Hospice House. He was born on April 7, 1958, to Lawrence and Ruth Verbrugge and graduated from Lynden High School and ...

Ruby Bartell

Ruby Ann Bartell, age 94, of Bakersfield, Calif., passed away in Bakersfield on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 11 a.m. in Enterprise Cemetery of Ferndale ...