Latest Obituaries

Jean Barnaby

Jean Barnaby went to meet her Lord on Oct. 3, 2013, at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden. Born Jean Elizabeth Knight on Nov. 30, 1918, she was the middle child of nine children. Raised in Redlands, ...

George Richardson

George A. Richardson, age 98, of Bellingham’s Laurel area, passed away on Oct. 2, 2013. George was born on July 5, 1915, in Startup, Wash., and graduated from Meridian High School. George lived most ...

Doris Crabtree

Heaven welcomed Doris L. Crabtree, age 92, of Lynden, on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013. A daughter of L.B. and Emma Dickinson, Doris was born in Buffalo, Okla., on Dec. 28, 1920, and moved with her family to Washington ...

Bruce Galloway

Bruce Willson Galloway, age 80, went to the Lord on Oct. 3, 2013, in Lynden. Bruce was born on May 26, 1933, in St. Paul, Minn., to William Jr. and Elizabeth Galloway. He attended Salem High School and ...

Stan Haveman

Stan Haveman, age 98, went peacefully to be with his Lord on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013. He was born on Jan. 1, 1915, the oldest of six children to Henry and Maggie (Dyk) Haveman in Lynden. After finishing ...

Elizabeth Boxum

Elizabeth (Betty) May Boxum, age 91, went to be with Jesus on Friday, Sept. 27, 2013. Betty was born in Cawker City, Kan., on Oct. 30, 1921, to August and Anna Reling. Betty was a World War II bride and ...

Pete Stuurmans

Pete H. Stuurmans, age 94, went home to his Lord and Savior on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013. Born on July 14, 1919, in Alvord, Iowa, Pete was the youngest of nine children born to Harry and Dora (Langhout) ...

Eileen Johnson

Eileen R. Rutherford Voight Johnson, 91, passed away in Bellingham on Sept. 21, 2013. Eileen was born to Thomas and Clara (Bruland) Rutherford on Nov. 22, 1921. She married Charles Voight in 1956 and, ...

Ritchard Yurk

Ritchard Eric Yurk, age 72, of Everson, passed away on Sept. 9, 2013. He was born on Dec. 5, 1940, in San Francisco. Ritchard was a California boy who loved western Washington. He married Linda Yurk in ...

Alma White

Alma Gainer White, age 92, passed away on Sept. 24, 2013. She was born on Oct. 27, 1920, in Mount Vernon to Jonathan and Nellie Snowden. Alma grew up in the Ten Mile neighborhood and was a lifetime resident ...