Latest Obituaries

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 ...

Eloyse Ross

Eloyse E. Ross, age 93, of Everson, was taken home to her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013. A daughter of Fred and Emma (Peterson) Grossmann, she was born on Aug. 9, 1919, in Honey Creek, Iowa. ...

Derek Tolsma

Derek Peter Tolsma, age 28, of Lynden, went home to his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, following his lifelong battle with a respiratory condition. He was born on April 9, 1984, in Bellingham ...

Loralee TeVelde

Loralee J. TeVelde, age 48, of Everson, went home to her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham. Born on June 17, 1964, in Bothell to Richard and Sandra (Parker) ...

Justin Vander Woude

Justin Vander Woude, 31, went to be with Jesus on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013. Visitation hours will be on Sunday, Feb. 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. in Gillies Funeral Home. Graveside services will be on Monday, Feb. ...