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Lucille ‘Tip’ Macdonald

Lucille “Tip” Zender Macdonald, age 82, was called home on Wednesday, April 10, 2013, surrounded by her loved ones. Lucille was born on Jan. 7, 1931, in Kendall to Henry and Frances (Buckenmeyer) Zender. ...

Alberta Small

Alberta Lucille Small (Hawley), 93, a longtime resident of Whatcom County, passed away peacefully on April 6, 2013, surrounded by her loving family. Mom enjoyed many crafts, camping and cooking big dinners ...

Gerrit Meenderinck

Gerrit Edsko Meenderinck, age 91, went home to be with his Lord on April 14, 2013, at Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham. He was born in Lynden to Peter and Cornelia (Dyksterhuis) Meenderinck on Sept. ...

Erma Hatley

Erma Denker Hardan Hatley passed away quietly on Friday, April 5, 2013, at the age of 94. Erma was born on Dec. 31, 1918, during a blizzard in Straubville, N.D., to Deidrich and Grace Denker. She moved ...

Coneatus LaFave

Coneatus (Kitty) LaFave passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2013, at 5:20 a.m. at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She was born on June 26, 1927. Kitty is survived by her husband, Vern; ...

William Meenk

William “Bill” Meenk, 74, of Grand Forks, N.D., departed to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks. William Jay Meenk was born on Nov. 12, 1938, a son of Jacob ...

Tom Bajema

Tom Bajema, age 76, passed away peacefully with family by his side on Friday, March 22, 2013. Tom was born on Aug. 21, 1936, in Grand Rapids, Mich., to John and Nellie (VanEenennaam) Bajema. At the age ...

George Coglianese

George G. Coglianese, 72 years old, father, husband, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend of all, passed away on March 13, 2013. Memorial services will be held on May 4 at 1 p.m. in the American Legion ...

Janet Beld

There’s a new name written down in glory! Janet (Dykstra) Beld was born on July 19, 1938, and with the exception of a few years lived on East Wiser Lake Road in Lynden her entire life. She met her future ...

Henry Berendsen

Henderick M. “Henry” Berendsen passed away and went home to his eternal home in Heaven in the early morning hours of his 89th birthday. He was born in St. Paul, Minn., on March 24, 1924, to Carel E. ...