Latest Obituaries

Maxine Berglund

Maxine A. Berglund, age 91, of Lynden, passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2013. She is survived by her daughters Diane Berglund and Christine Thomas. No local services will be held. Arrangements are by Moles ...

Richard Zwiers

Longtime Lynden area resident Richard Zwiers died on Friday, May 10, 2013, at the age of 92. A memorial funeral service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to Gillies Funeral Home ...

Francis Russell

The Lord opened the gates of Heaven for Francis Earl Russell, 87, of Ferndale, on Friday, May 3, 2013. Francis was born in Custer on April 8, 1926, to Floyd and Alice (LaFond) Russell. He grew up during ...

Wilma Schouten

Wilma C. Schouten, age 85, of Lynden, went home to her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Born on Sept. 30, 1927, in Mount Vernon to Isaac and Bessie (Connor) Morgan, she moved to Whatcom County ...

Jason Crabtree

Jason Michael Crabtree was born on Oct. 19, 1978, the first child of Delvin and Pam (Williams) Crabtree. He died on April 26, 2013. Jason grew up on the family dairy farm working alongside his parents. ...

Henrietta Olin

Henrietta J. “Heinnie” Olin, age 90, of Lynden, was taken to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, in the Christian Health Care Center on Monday, April 22, 2013. A daughter of Peter and Martha ...

Joan Rothman

Joan Hill Rothman, nee Lazarus, age 95, of Lynden, died peacefully on April 18, 2013, in the Christian Health Care Center. She was born on Dec. 17, 1917, in Chicago to William Lazarus and Fannie Shachter. ...
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Jennie DeGroot

Lifetime Lynden resident Jennie DeGroot, age 86, went to be with her Heavenly Father at her home on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. Born on July 18, 1926, Jennie was a daughter of Bert and Lena (VanWeerthuizen) ...
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Rebecca Spencer

Rebecca J. Spencer died on April 17, 2013, in Lynden Manor, where she had lived the last five years. She was well cared for and loved by all the caregivers in the special care unit. Her family is very ...
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Jake Tiemersma Jr.

Everson resident Jake Tiemersma Jr. went home to his Lord and Savior on Thursday, April 18, 2013, at the age of 79. Born on Aug. 2, 1933, in the Netherlands to Jacob and Pearl (Bajema) Tiemersma, he came ...