Latest Obituaries

Beatrice ‘Jean’ Moser

Beatrice “Jean” Douglas Moser passed away on July 10, 2013. She was born on Feb. 4, 1926, in Limon, Colo., to Vivian Douglas and Grace Carlton Douglas Witte. Jean’s younger years were spent in Limon ...

Clarence ‘Lonny’ Paul Jr.

Clarence Leon (Lonny) Paul Jr. passed away on Friday, July 12, 2013, after a lengthy illness. Lonny is survived by his wife, Christina; daughter Tanya Dostal and husband Doug; and sister Joan Lanpher and ...

George Gerritsen

Longtime Lynden resident George Gerritsen, age 72, went home to his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Delta Rehabilitation Center in Snohomish. He was born on Jan. 17, 1941, in Assen, the ...

Althea Sherrill

Althea Sherrill, age 86, died on Saturday, July 13, 2013, in Bellingham at Shuksan Healthcare Center. Private family burial will be in Saxon Cemetery. Arrangements are by Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation ...

Gaynelle Olson

Gaynelle Echo Olson (Sibley) passed away on July 14, 2013, at the age of 82. She was born on May 13, 1931, to James and Nora Sibley (McIlroy). Gaynelle was preceded in death by her parents; her brother ...

Rodney ‘Keith’ Stuurmans

Rodney “Keith” Stuurmans, age 68, died on Saturday, July 13, 2013, at Whatcom Hospice House. Private family burial will be in Monumenta Cemetery of Lynden. Arrangements are entrusted to Gillies Funeral ...

Edna Schreur

Edna Elsie Schreur was called home on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, to live with her Lord Jesus. A daughter of Ben and Grace (Nieman) Blank, she was born on Feb. 19, 1929, in Kanawha, Iowa, where she attended ...

Emma Lagerwey

Emma Louise Lagerwey, age 87, of Lynden, went to be with her Heavenly Father surrounded by her family on Friday, July 5, 2013. A daughter of Johnathan and Nellie (Cotton) Snowden, she was born in Mount ...

Alice Poster

Alice L. Poster, age 95, a lifetime resident of Ferndale, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, July 6, 2013. Alice is survived by her children, Kim (Shannon) Poster, Lynea Sande and Greg (Marla) ...

Wilma Jones

Wilma June Jones, age 82, of Everson, passed away on July 3, 2013. She was born on Jan. 22, 1931. June was preceded in death by her husband, Albert E. Jones, and brother Jay Edward Harrison. She is survived ...