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Ruby Zegers

Ruby Zegers was born on June 7, 1929, and passed away on May 15, 2013. She grew up in Lynden. Arrangements are by Crown Memorial Center – Salem, Ore…. This content is for subscribers only. Already ...

John Fassett

John Irving Fassett, 67, of Sandy Point, passed away on April 24, 2013, in Indio, Calif., a place he loved. He and his wife, Linda, spent the past 18 winters there as snowbirds. John was born in Bellingham ...

Donald Howard

Donald D. Howard, “Chief,” age 69, of Moses Lake, passed away on May 7, 2013. Don was born in Mobridge, S.D., on April 9, 1944, to Charles and Tillie Howard and was enrolled as a member of the Standing ...

Maxine Berglund

Maxine A. Berglund, age 91, of Lynden, passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2013. She is survived by her daughters Diane Berglund and Christine Thomas. No local services will be held. Arrangements are by Moles ...

Richard Zwiers

Longtime Lynden area resident Richard Zwiers died on Friday, May 10, 2013, at the age of 92. A memorial funeral service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to Gillies Funeral Home ...

Francis Russell

The Lord opened the gates of Heaven for Francis Earl Russell, 87, of Ferndale, on Friday, May 3, 2013. Francis was born in Custer on April 8, 1926, to Floyd and Alice (LaFond) Russell. He grew up during ...

Wilma Schouten

Wilma C. Schouten, age 85, of Lynden, went home to her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Born on Sept. 30, 1927, in Mount Vernon to Isaac and Bessie (Connor) Morgan, she moved to Whatcom County ...

Jason Crabtree

Jason Michael Crabtree was born on Oct. 19, 1978, the first child of Delvin and Pam (Williams) Crabtree. He died on April 26, 2013. Jason grew up on the family dairy farm working alongside his parents. ...

Henrietta Olin

Henrietta J. “Heinnie” Olin, age 90, of Lynden, was taken to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, in the Christian Health Care Center on Monday, April 22, 2013. A daughter of Peter and Martha ...

Joan Rothman

Joan Hill Rothman, nee Lazarus, age 95, of Lynden, died peacefully on April 18, 2013, in the Christian Health Care Center. She was born on Dec. 17, 1917, in Chicago to William Lazarus and Fannie Shachter. ...