Latest Obituaries

Arlene Haveman

Arlene Lae Haveman of Lynden passed away in the Christian Health Care Center on Nov. 10, 2013. She was born on Feb. 27, 1927, in Corsica, S.D., to Fred and Anne (Kuiper) DeHaan. Arlene moved with her family ...

Charlotte Blakely

Charlotte Alberta Blakely, age 90, of Lynden, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. Arrangements are pending with Moles Farewell Tributes Lynden…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a ...

Daniel Chitwood

  Daniel J. Chitwood, age 85, passed away on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. He was born on  June 17, 1928, in Ellington, Mo. Dan spent the last 60 years in Whatcom County, starting with berry farming, then ...

Marlin Patterson

Marlin L. Patterson, age 85, passed away in Bellingham on Oct. 26, 2013. He is survived by his loving wife, Phyllis; six children; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Marlin was preceded ...

Marion Audette

  Marion Helen Audette, 88, passed away in Bellingham on Nov. 2, 2013. Marion was preceded in death by her husband, Rene Audette. She is survived by sons Matt Audette and Armand (Mary Grace) Audette; ...

Nelda Sigurdson

  Nelda Clair Peterson Sigurdson, age 91, was born to pioneer parents Frank and Mary Peterson, who homesteaded along the Nooksack River near Ferndale, on May 18, 1922. She shared her home with her ...

Charlotte Hicks

  A service to celebrate the life and home-going of Charlotte Lucille Baldwin Hicks will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9, in First Baptist Church of Ferndale. Charlotte, a longtime resident of Ferndale, ...

Raymond Reuble

Raymond Charles “Ray” Reuble passed away peacefully on Oct. 28, 2013, after a brief battle with heart disease. He was born on Sept. 18, 1933, in Coupeville to Gus and Marie (Tesch) Reuble. He graduated ...

Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Steiger

Elizabeth “Betty” Steiger, age 85, passed away on Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, surrounded by her children. She was born to Jeen “James” and Aafke “Alice” (Hoekstra) Baron in Opende, Groningen, Holland, ...

Coralie Ross

Coralie June Ross, of Lynden, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, in Lynden. Coralie was 88, born on June 1, 1925, in Bellingham to Clyde Alfred and Naomi Elizabeth (Davis) Hulford. She was a lifetime ...