Latest Obituaries

Jack Sprouls

Jack A. Sprouls, 74, of Lynden and formerly of Danville, Illinois, died Dec. 5, 2015. He was born in Danville on Dec. 21, 1940, to Clyde and Sarah Lucille Smith Sprouls. He was preceded in death by his ...

Zeata Tucker

Zeata Marie Tucker, a longtime resident of Orient, Washington, passed away on Nov. 26, 2015, in Colville at the age of 78. She was born on Sept. 29, 1937, in Seattle to William and Mary Richards. Zeata’s ...

Fred Bierlink

Fred Bierlink was born on March 12, 1933, on the family farm near Ebenezer Christian School north of Lynden. He lived on the family dairy farm for 74 of his 82 years. His last few years were in Lynden ...

Marjorie Van Kooten

Marjorie Alice Van Kooten of Lynden, formerly of Cooper Landing, Alaska, went home to her Lord and Savior on Friday, Dec. 4, 2015 at the age of 86. A daughter of Bastian and Henrietta (Schemper) Van Kooten, ...

Dixie Parriera

Dixie L. Parriera, 82, of Mason City, Iowa, died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015 in the Rolling Acres Christian Reformed ...

Betty Anne Miedema

Betty Anne (deBoer) Miedema, born May 24, 1931, entered Heaven on Dec. 3, 2015. A follower of her Savior Jesus Christ, she was also the beloved wife of Clarence R. Miedema; precious mother of Laura (Michael) ...

Clifton Broy

Clifton William Broy, 82, of Everson, succumbed to cancer in Hospice House on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2015 surrounded by his loving children. Born in Washington, D.C., to Glen and Mary Broy on Nov. 30, 1933, ...

Judy Vooge

Judy A. Vooge, of Lynden, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015 at the age of 68. She was born in 1947 and lived her life in Whatcom County. Judy loved the color purple, gardening, her cats Midnight and ...

Richard Vander Haak

Richard Eugene Vander Haak was born in Fountain Prairie Township, Minnesota, to John and Dora (Kempema) Vander Haak on Sept. 19, 1935. He moved to Lynden with his parents before the age of 2. Richard ...

Aldert De Vries

Aldert “Al” De Vries passed away peacefully on Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, at the Christian Health Center in Lynden. Al was born on March 7, 1930, in Garyp, Friesland, the Netherlands, to Hilke and Eelkje ...