Latest Obituaries

Brox Browning

Brox Mitchell Browning was born in Laguna Hills, Calif., on Sept. 4, 1993. He left us way too early on Dec. 31, 2013, in a tragic car accident. Brox is survived by an extensive devoted family, too many ...

Mindy Rhoads

Mindy Rene’ Rhoads put on her wings and flew away home where the golden gates opened wide to welcome her on Jan. 1, 2014. She was 23. Mindy, the middle link in a chain of three, a free-spirited angel ...

Helen DeKraai

Helen Jean DeKraai went to be with her Heavenly Father on Jan. 3, 2014. She passed away due to Meothelioma at home surrounded by her loving family. Jean was a gracious lady who took care of everyone and ...

Vera Thistle

Vera Thistle, 93, of Bellingham, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, in the presence of her loving family. She was born to Wesley and Laura Bliven in Little Woody, Saskatchewan. Moving to ...

Edith Wielenga

On Dec. 22, 2013, after suffering two strokes in three weeks, our beloved mother and grandmother Edith Wielenga went to be with the Lord. Mom was born on Nov. 17, 1929, to Peter and Bertha Weg in Worthington, ...

Henry Zylstra

Everson resident Henry John Zylstra, age 70, was taken home to his Lord on Dec. 28, 2013. He was born on Oct. 13, 1943, in Glenwood, Minn. A devoted family man, Henry treasured time with his children and ...

Kathy Miedema

“It is what it is.” On Dec. 29, 2013, Kathy Miedema, loving wife, mom, grandma, sister and friend, was called home to Glory. She met Jesus with her loved ones by her side and the love of her life holding ...

Terry Lautenbach

Terry Lautenbach, age 69, rode his quad to Heaven on Dec. 28, 2013. He was born on Aug. 27, 1944, in the Netherlands to Ralph and Bertha Lautenbach and immigrated to the U.S. in 1947 at the age of 3. He ...

Dorothy Johnson

Dorothy K. Johnson was born April 1, 1924, in Canada to James and Evelyn Kyle and passed away on Dec. 22, 2013. She married Roy Johnson. A memorial service will be at Birchwood Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, ...

Margaret DeWaard

Margaret (Likkel) DeWaard passed away peacefully at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden the morning after Christmas. She was 90 years old. Margaret was born to William and Anna (VanderTuin) Likkel ...