Latest Obituaries

Carl Ronhaar

Carl Ronhaar, a man of quiet strength, passed away on Feb. 19, 2013. A celebration of Carl’s life — of family, faith and country — will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2013, at 11 a.m. in First Reformed ...

William Scholten Jr.

William (Bill) Scholten Jr., age 94, passed away on Feb. 23, 2013. Bill was born in 1918 in Holland, Minn., to William and Johanna Scholten. He grew up in Lynden and worked for Elenbaas Creamery. He married ...

Irene Carroll

Irene Lena Carroll passed away peacefully at Silverado Senior Living in Bellingham on March 1, 2013, and went to join Dad at the big ballroom in the sky. Irene was born on Sept. 10, 1918, in Central Lake, ...

Susan Martin

Susan Martin, age 89, died on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at her Lynden home where she had resided for 15 years. Graveside services will be held on Friday, March 15, in El Toro Memorial Park in Laguna Hills, ...

Marlo Foster

Marlo Foster died peacefully in Edmonds on Feb. 11, 2013, from complications related to his 26-plus-year battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was born on Oct. 3, 1931, in Lynden. Marlo was the second ...

Marvin Ten Kley

Marvin Adrian Ten Kley, age 90, of Lynden, formerly of Deming and Ferndale, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, in Lynden. He was born on July 12, 1922, in Sioux Center, Iowa, ...

Adam Carlberg

  Adam Lee Carlberg, 22, passed away on Feb. 19, 2013. Adam enjoyed working outdoors and hanging with his family and friends. He always had a big heart and would help anyone who needed it. Adam is ...

Sussie Reimer

Sussie Mable Reimer, age 87, of Ferndale, passed away on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center, Bellingham. She was born to Gearhardt and Tiena (Quiring) Dyck on Dec. 13, 1925, ...

Gordon Dyksterhuis

Gordon Everett Dyksterhuis walked his final walk on earth when he passed away peacefully at his home in Lynden on Friday, March 1, 2013. He was 84 years old. Gordon was born on Nov. 6, 1928, in Lynden. ...

Linda Alkire

Linda Alkire passed away at age 56 on Feb. 22, 2013, at University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle. She was born on Aug. 5, 1956, in San Gabriel, Calif., and was adopted by her loving parents Francis ...