Latest Obituaries

Alma Pollard

Alma Pollard, age 82, of Lynden, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016. Visitation is in Westford Funeral Home from 3 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20. Celebration of Alma’s life will be at 11 a.m. on ...

James Sinclair

James Sinclair passed away at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016. He was 89 years old. Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services…. This ...

George Gooding

George Gooding, age 93, passed away on Jan. 16, 2016. A service of remembrance with military honors will be held in Westford Funeral Home at noon on Friday, Jan. 22. Memorials may be made to American Legion ...

Anna Parker

Anna Lou Parker of Ferndale passed away on Monday, Jan. 4, 2016. She was born in 1933 in Bellingham to Ralph and Oma Little. In 1955, she married John Parker and they raised five children in Bellingham ...

Judith Gavin

Judith (Judy) Gavin has gone home to the Lord after a long battle with breast cancer. She passed peacefully on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016. Judy was born on May 21, 1940, in Denver. After moving to Berkeley, ...

Wolfgang Kroczek

Wolfgang J. Kroczek of Lynden passed away on Jan. 5, 2016. He was born in Berlin, Germany, on Oct. 16, 1922, and survived a prisoner of war camp in World War II. He moved to Canada with his family in 1954. ...

Marilyn Hamstra

Marilyn Rae Hamstra, age 85, of Lynden, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016. She was born Marilyn Rae Zoet to Gerrit and Dena Zoet on May 28, 1930, in Bellingham. Marilyn was a housewife and stay-at-home ...

Mabel Andrew

Mabel “Jackie” Andrew passed away on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016, at the Christian Health Care Center. She was 88 years old. Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services…. ...

Arie ‘Ike’ Honcoop

Arie “Ike” Honcoop went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015. Ike was born on April 15, 1929, to Johannes and Gertie (Schouten) Honcoop in Lynden. He graduated eighth grade ...

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. In this time he continued to live, ...