Latest Obituaries

Peter Poortinga

Peter J. Poortinga went home to the Lord on March 20, 2014. Pete was born on July 18, 1923, in Milaca, Minn., at home to Peter and Ida Poortinga. He had four older sisters: Betty, Alice, Grace and Margaret. ...

Leonard Van Dyken

Leonard Van Dyken, age 93, of Lynden, went home to his Lord and Savior on Monday, March 17, 2014, in the Christian Health Care Center. A lifetime Lynden resident, Leonard was born on Jan. 18, 1921, to ...

Gebran Gholam

Gebran Yanni Gholam, affectionately known as “Mr. G.,” peacefully passed away on March 21, 2014, at the age of 87, surrounded by his loving family. Gebran was born on June 13, 1926, in Beirut, Lebanon, ...

Adeline Stap

Lifetime Lynden resident Adeline Stap, age 87, went home to her Lord and Savior surrounded by her loving family at the Christian Health Care Center on Saturday, March 15, 2014. A daughter of John and Alice ...

Lois Hazel

Lois L. Frazier Hazel, age 95, of Lynden, passed away on March 8, 2014, in Lynden Manor. She was born on May 16, 1918, in Van Buren, Mo., to Gus and Celia Frazier. Lois was an active member and Sunday ...

Guynetha Alexander

Guynetha Alexander, age 91, passed away in Lynden on March 11, 2014. Guynetha was born in Seattle and was raised mostly in Freeland on Whidbey Island. She raised four daughters with the love of her life, ...

Jay Hoag

Born in Cortland, N.Y., on June 22, 1957, Jay Charles Hoag died suddenly on Feb. 3, 2014. He was a beloved husband, father, brother, son and uncle, loved by all who knew him. He is survived by his sons, ...

Frances Loewen

Frances J. Loewen, age 73, of Everson, passed away on Saturday, March 15, 2014, in Bellingham. Services will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are under the care of Sig’s Funeral & Cremation ...

Daniel Post

Daniel Duwayne Post, age 56, of Bellingham, died on Saturday, March 15, 2014. He was born on May 2, 1957, in Artesia, Calif., to Carl and Norma Jean (Smit) Post. As a young boy, he moved to Whatcom County ...

Andy Kendo Jr.

Andy Jackson Kendo Jr. passed away on March 6, 2014. He was born on Aug. 21, 1930. He was preceded in death by wife Sheila Alleyn in 1984. He was the beloved father of Catherine and Rick; grandfather of ...