Latest Obituaries

Vera Thistle

Vera Thistle, 93, of Bellingham, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, in the presence of her loving family. She was born to Wesley and Laura Bliven in Little Woody, Saskatchewan. Moving to ...

Edith Wielenga

On Dec. 22, 2013, after suffering two strokes in three weeks, our beloved mother and grandmother Edith Wielenga went to be with the Lord. Mom was born on Nov. 17, 1929, to Peter and Bertha Weg in Worthington, ...

Henry Zylstra

Everson resident Henry John Zylstra, age 70, was taken home to his Lord on Dec. 28, 2013. He was born on Oct. 13, 1943, in Glenwood, Minn. A devoted family man, Henry treasured time with his children and ...

Kathy Miedema

“It is what it is.” On Dec. 29, 2013, Kathy Miedema, loving wife, mom, grandma, sister and friend, was called home to Glory. She met Jesus with her loved ones by her side and the love of her life holding ...

Terry Lautenbach

Terry Lautenbach, age 69, rode his quad to Heaven on Dec. 28, 2013. He was born on Aug. 27, 1944, in the Netherlands to Ralph and Bertha Lautenbach and immigrated to the U.S. in 1947 at the age of 3. He ...

Dorothy Johnson

Dorothy K. Johnson was born April 1, 1924, in Canada to James and Evelyn Kyle and passed away on Dec. 22, 2013. She married Roy Johnson. A memorial service will be at Birchwood Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, ...

Margaret DeWaard

Margaret (Likkel) DeWaard passed away peacefully at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden the morning after Christmas. She was 90 years old. Margaret was born to William and Anna (VanderTuin) Likkel ...

Caroline Huisingh

Caroline Dena Huisingh, of Lynden, passed away on Dec. 20, 2013, in the Christian Health Care Center from pneumonia and congestive heart failure. She was born to Henry and Martha Plagerman in Hull, N.D., ...

Betty Engler

Betty Engler went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. She was 90, born on June 26, 1923, in Lynden, to Cornelius and Sadie (Heeringa) Radder. Betty married Erwin Engler on Feb. 18, 1944, in ...

Phyllis Roder

Phyllis Roder, age 69, is at rest after a courageous battle with cancer. Phyllis was born on Aug. 22, 1944, to John and Alice Marie Webb in Klamath Falls, Ore. She will be dearly missed. Phyllis was an ...