Latest Obituaries

John Griffith Jr.

John G. Griffith Jr. passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 23, 2015. John was born on April 18, 1927, in Bellingham to Lillian and John Griffith Sr. He graduated from Whatcom High School and joined the ...

Dorothy Van Egdom

A longtime resident of Ferndale, Dorothy Marie (Tawes) Van Egdom, 91, of Portland, passed away at Raleigh Hills Assisted Living in Portland on June 15, 2015. She was born in Bellingham on July 21, 1923, ...

Allen Meenk

Allen Meenk passed away at his home in Lynden on Sunday night, June 28, 2015. He was born at home in Lynden on Dec. 8, 1921, to Arthur and Anna VanPeursem Meenk. Allen served his country in the Army Air ...

Jill Fox

Jill Annette Fox, age 62, longtime Ferndale resident, won her battle against cancer and received her reward with Jesus on Saturday, June 27, 2015. She valiantly fought against chronic lymphocytic leukemia ...

Donna Reisner

  Donna Jean Reisner, age 82, a longtime resident of Anacortes, ready to join our Lord, passed away peacefully on June 19, 2015, at Island Hospital in Anacortes with her family at her side. She was ...

Alvin ‘Bruce’ Haaland

  Alvin “Bruce” Haaland, age 79, of Lynden, went home to his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, June 16, 2015.   Born on Dec. 9, 1935, in Cooperstown, North Dakota, to Alf and Bernice (Johnson) Haaland, ...

Herman Van Zonneveld

  Herman Van Zonneveld, of Lynden, was called home to his Lord and Savior on Monday, June 22, 2015. He was 86 years old. Herman was born on Oct. 31, 1928, in Sassenheim, the Netherlands, the only child ...

Thomas Sanson

  Thomas Sanson, age 89, of Lynden, passed away on Thursday, June 18, 2015.   A graveside service at Monumenta Cemetery was held on Tuesday, June 23, 2015.   You are invited to share your condolences ...

Paul DeVries

  Paul K. DeVries died on June 15, 2015, at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden. He was 95.   Paul was born on May 29, 1920, in Fredericksburg, Iowa. He graduated from Dysart High School ...

Ella Person

  Ella Saar Person, age 86, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 8, 2015, in Lynden. She was born in Sumas on April 26, 1929, to Philip George and Edna (Schug) Bock, originally from Custer and Faith, ...