Latest Obituaries

Dennis Roosendaal

  Dennis John Roosendaal, age 76, of Shoreline, Washington, journeyed from this life into the presence of Jesus, the Master Teacher and Carpenter, on the evening of Jan. 31, 2015, surrounded by the ...

Robert Clay

  Robert W. “Bill, Bob, Billy-Bob, and Buckwheat” Clay went home to his heavenly mansion on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015.   Bill was born in Springfield, Missouri, to Leonard “Bert” Clay and ...

Joyce Weg

  Joyce Weg, age 86, went to be with her heavenly Father on Feb. 4, 2015.   Joyce was born in her family home in Lynden on Nov. 6, 1928, to William and Nellie Heutink. She graduated from Lynden ...

Eileen Henrickson

  Eileen Marguerite Henrickson was born in Monroe, Washington, on Sept. 8, 1924, and died on Jan. 30, 2015.   In high school she met the love of her life, Lee Henrickson. They were married on July ...

Erin Van Brocklin

  On Feb. 14, 1973, Erin Lee Van Brocklin was born in Bellingham to Lance and Judith Van Brocklin.   Out of all his many adventures in life, one of his proudest accomplishments is his daughter ...

Richard Rathjen

  Richard “Dick” Rathjen passed away on Jan. 15, 2015, in Virginia at the age of 77. He was laid to rest in Virginia on Jan. 19.   Dick is survived by his wife, Trudy; son Greg; daughter Kara; ...

Henry Shagren

  Lynden resident Henry Harrison Shagren, age 99, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday morning, Jan. 29, 2015.   Born on Sept. 15, 1915, he was the youngest of four children born ...

Dorothy Assink

  Dorothy Assink was born on Nov. 27, 1927, in South Dakota, to Henry and Jennie (Vander Molen) Kuiken and passed away peacefully in St. Joseph Hospital of Bellingham on Jan. 27, 2015.   She was ...

Rolph Bruland

  Rolph Bruland, age 93, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. He was born on July 13, 1921, to Robert and Guri Bruland in Starbuck, Minnesota.   Rolph was a loving dad ...

Leona Vineyard

  Leona E. Vineyard passed away on Jan. 24, 2015. She was born on Sept. 11, 1922, in McClusky, North Dakota, a daughter of Frederick and Sophia Axt, who raised their family of seven in Custer.   Leona ...