Latest Obituaries

Frederick Rommel Jr.

Frederick Rommel Jr. passed away peacefully in Bellingham on Dec. 6, 2015, at the age of 80. He was born on Feb. 27, 1935, in Garden City, Kansas, during the middle of a dust storm to Frederick Sr. and ...

Audrey Cyr

Audrey N. Cyr, 88, passed away peacefully on Dec. 5, 2015. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Donald E. Cyr; brothers John “Buzz” Kroontje and Milton Kroontje; sisters Dorothy Boerhave, ...

Arie Honcoop

Arie “Ike” Honcoop went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015. A time of visitation will be on Friday afternoon, Jan. 8, 2015, from 3 to 5 p.m. in Gillies Funeral Home. The ...

Warren Hetterly

Lifelong Whatcom County resident Warren E. Hetterly passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 18, 2015. He was 76 years old. Warren was born on Sept. 24, 1939, in Bellingham to Angela and Frank Mariotto ...

Marlene Ryan

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Marlene Ryan after an all too short, yet courageous and graceful battle with cancer. She passed away on Dec. 9, 2015, at the age of 76. Marlene ...

Jerry Logan

Jerry Patrick Logan, age 82, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015. A private family gathering will be held. Share thoughts at www.westfordfuneralhome.com.

Robert Compton

Nooksack resident Robert W. Compton, age 85, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015. A service will be announced after the first of the year. You are invited to share your condolences and memories in the ...

Gerben Oordt

Gerben Jacob Oordt passed away on Dec. 1, 2015, at the age of 85. He was born on Aug. 3, 1930, in Lynden to Andrew and Bernice (Houg) Oordt. Gerb volunteered with the U.S. Army and served in the Korean ...

Gerald Leen

Colonel Gerald “Gerry” A. Leen (USAF Retired), age 99, of Silverdale, died on Dec. 7, 2015. He was born on April 3, 1916, in Cupar, Saskatchewan, Canada, to Emma and Mindert Leen from Holland. His ...

Tonia Efflandt

Tonia “Toni” Efflandt, from Lynden, passed away on Monday, Dec. 7, 2015. She was 76 years old. Toni was born in Nowata, Oklahoma, to William and Florence (Seybold) Mitchell. Toni met and later married ...