Latest Obituaries

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 ...

Justin Vander Woude

Justin Paul Vander Woude, born on July 30, 1981 in Bellingham, entered Heaven to meet Jesus in the early morning hours on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013. Justin’s parents, Paul and Darlene Vander Woude, had the ...

Marie Russell

Marie Russell, 80, died on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in Bellingham, due to complications of Alzheimer’s disease. Marie Elizabeth Gibbs was born on Oct. 19, 1932, in Stowe, Vt., to Kenneth and Martha Thurston ...

David Parker

David A. Parker, age 87, passed into the arms of his Savior, Jesus Christ, on Jan. 30, 2013, surrounded by his children. Dave was born on June 1, 1925, to Charles and Dorothy Parker. Dave was preceded ...

Randall Witman

Randall Scott Witman was born on Nov. 7, 1956, and passed away on Feb. 1, 2013. Randy worked many years in the dairy industry, but his passion was always draft horses with a wisdom of horses well beyond ...

Monica Pieczynski

Monica C. Pieczynski, age 84, of Blaine, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013. She was born on Dec. 10, 1928. Monica was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, Thomas Pieczynski. She is survived ...

Bonnie Reeves

Bonnie Marie (Ritchie) Reeves, 89, died peacefully on Feb. 10, 2013, at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden. Since 1941 and until 2010 Bonnie lived in Poulsbo, near the Hood Canal bridge. Born on ...