Latest Obituaries

Ann Robinson

Ann Robinson of Custer passed away peacefully on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, and is now without pain. Ann was born in Hamlin, Alberta, on June 6, 1930. She survived her husband George, who died on May 1, 1986. ...

Mildred Likkel

Mildred J. (Zoet) Likkel, age 87, of Lynden, died Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, in Christian Health Care Center. Funeral arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Lynden…. ...

Barbara Smallwood

Barbara Ann Smallwood passed away suddenly in Lynden this past spring after recovering from pneumonia. Although Barbara had been improving in great strides, unfortunately, a few days prior to coming home, ...

Dena Koop

Dena V. Koop, who died on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, was born on Nov. 19, 1922, the eighth child of Ray and Marie (Honcoop) Van Egdom in a farmhouse at the corner of Northwood and Stickney Island roads. ...

Mary Lou Cochran

Mary Lou Cochran, a daughter of Scott and Mary Francis (Sevak) Kifer, was born on Dec. 27, 1933, in Marienville, Penn. She died at the age of 79 on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, in her daughter’s home in Rugby, ...

Wilhelmina Ludovici

Wilhelmina “Willy” Ludovici passed away at home with her children at her bedside on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. She lost her battle with cancer, but not without great strength. She was born in Den-Haag, ...

Irene Elledge

Irene A. Elledge, 84, passed away in Bellingham on Nov 14, 2013. Irene was a lifelong resident of Whatcom County and raised her family here with her husband of 65 years. She was a loving wife, mother, ...

Merriel Hawkins

Merriel Marie Hawkins, age 89, of Ferndale, passed away peacefully on Nov. 17, 2013, in her Ferndale Louisa House residence. Merriel was born in Los Angeles, Calif., to Merrill and Dorothy (Crowe) Vinson. ...

Alice Crabtree

Alice M. Crabtree, age 97, passed away on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in Bellingham. She was born the fifth of eight children to Olof and Signe Moline on Nov. 20, 1915, in Paradise Hill, Saskatchewan. As a ...

Shirley Fuller

Our beloved mother, Shirley Fuller, went home to her Lord and Savior on Nov. 13, 2013, after battling congestive heart failure. Born on Oct. 6, 1929, in Harrison, S.D., to John and Helen (Haveman) Likkel, ...