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Everett ‘Bud’ Belden

Everett “Bud” Belden kept his appointment with his Maker on Feb. 8, 2013. Born in Pueblo, Colo., on Aug. 21, 1924, Bud spent much of his life working in Colorado, Oregon and Washington. He also served ...

Peter Van Dyk

Peter Arend Van Dyk went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013. Pete was the only child of Peter and Edith Van Dyk. He was born at home on Jan. 31, 1929, and died at his home on the ...

Walter Wynne

Walter L. “Walt” Wynne, age 72, of Ferndale, passed away in an accident at his home on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013. There will be a celebration of Walt’s life on Saturday, March 2, 2013, starting at ...

David Boyd

David John Boyd, age 71, passed away on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at his home in Laurel surrounded by friends and family. Arrangements, online obituary and guestbook by Whatcom Cremation & Funeral are ...

Joyce Thompson

Joyce Erma Thompson, age 88, of Ferndale, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, surrounded by her loving family in the Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham. She was born on March 23, 1924, in Wenatchee ...

Pierce Molendyk

Lynden resident Pierce Molendyk went home to his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at the age of 90. He was born on March 25, 1922, in Sibley, Iowa, to Adrian and Jennie (Poortinga) Molendyk. ...

Dolores Benner

Dolores Benner, age 83, passed away on Feb. 14, 2013, in the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden. She was born in McLaughlin, S.D., to Dick and Hannah (Vander Vorste) Nieuwendorp on Sept. 4, 1929. The ...

Loretta Jones

Loretta V. Jones, 83, of Lynden, passed away on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bellingham. She is survived by her two brothers, four children, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Loretta will be ...

Opal Palmer

Opal D. Palmer, age 90, of Lynden, passed away on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013. There will be no services. The family would like to thank the Christian Health Care Center for the loving care given to Opal. Arrangements ...

Harold Kenner

Harold Leslie Kenner, 87, quietly passed on to be with his Savior on Feb. 2, 2013, after suffering a series of strokes during the last year. Hal was born in Seattle on May 12, 1925, the only child born ...