Latest Obituaries

Geraldine Heutink

Geraldine “Jerry” Marie Heutink of Everson went to be with her Lord on Jan. 21, 2016, at the Christian Health Care Center. A memorial service in honor of Geraldine was held on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, ...

Irene Gonzales

Irene Gonzales, age 78, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016. Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? ...

Wesley Martinsen

Wesley Duane Martinsen was born on March 12, 1928, and passed away on Dec. 31, 2015. We really thought you would never leave us. But now you’re gone and things will never be the same. From your curly ...

Robert and Clara Compton

Robert and Clara (Den Adel) Compton both grew up in the Sumas-Everson area and attended Nooksack Valley schools, but didn’t meet until after Robert served in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953. Robert and ...

Anthony Birdsall

Anthony William Birdsall, 75, passed away at home on Monday, Dec. 14, 2015, after a year-long battle with cancer. He was born in Minot, North Dakota, to William H. and Hazel Fern (Fellows) Birdsall. He ...

A. Leona De Young

Lynden resident A. Leona De Young went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, at the age of 91. She was born on Jan. 23, 1924, to Matthew and Anna (Vander Griend) Meenk in Lynden. She ...

Nelda Lautenbach

Nelda Lautenbach went to Heaven a day after her 70th birthday. She was born on Jan. 14, 1946, to John and Dora VanderHaak in Lynden. She spent her career in the insurance industry taking care of many customers ...

Vernon Weidkamp

Vernon Weidkamp, of Lynden, passed away at Whatcom Hospice House on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016. He was 98 years old. Vernon Weidkamp was born on Jan. 5, 1918, at home on Weidkamp Road to Theodore and Minnie ...

Pete Veldman

It has pleased the Lord, in his infinite wisdom, to call home on Jan. 16, 2016, our beloved husband and father, Pete Veldman, at the age of 70. Pete was born on Nov. 29, 1945, to John and Florine (Vegter) ...

Mark Huisman

On Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, we all lost a truly amazing man. Mark Curtis Huisman, age 34, of Everson, put up an incredible fight for nearly three years against cancer. A remembrance gathering will be held ...