Latest Obituaries

Lois Nyland

Lois Marie Meenk Nyland, age 99, passed away peacefully on Aug. 28, 2014, in Tacoma. She was born on Nov. 16, 1914, to Arthur and Johanna Meenk in Maurice, Iowa. In 1919 the family moved to Lynden. Lois ...

William Grafmyre

William Boyd Grafmyre, of Everson, passed away on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. He was 82 years old. William was born to James and Hilma Grafmyre in Duluth, Minnesota. At the young age of 15, his family moved ...

Darwin Greenfield

Darwin Albert Greenfield, age 65, passed away peacefully on Aug. 26, 2014, after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Darwin was born on July 20, 1949, in Bellingham and grew up in Custer until ...

John Lagerwey

John J. “Jim” Lagerwey, 77, of Lynden, died on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. Service arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Service…. This content is for subscribers only. ...

Henry Kraus

After a long illness, Henry H. Kraus, who was born on June 19, 1954, left this world on Aug. 25, 2014, to pursue grander pastures in our Heavenly Father’s kingdom. His mother, Aida Kraus, is deeply saddened ...

Barbara Abrahamson

Barbara E. Abrahamson passed away from heart failure at Whatcom Hospice House on Aug. 16, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Dec. 3, 1922, in Buckeye, Arizona, to Herman and Gladys ...

Raymond De Poppe

Raymond E. De Poppe passed away on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, at the age of 94, in his Ferndale home. Ray was a farmboy from Preston, Minnesota, serving in World War II with the Navy’s Asiatic-Pacific Area ...

Betty Cronk

Betty Cronk of Eau Claire, Wisconsin, passed away on July 27, 2014. Betty attended the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse where she graduated with a degree in ...

Margaret Lewis

Margaret Alexander Lewis died Aug. 10, 2014, at home in Palm Desert, Calif., of natural causes. She was 91. She was born in Seattle on Feb. 3, 1923, to Helen and Mauré Alexander. She had a younger sister, ...

Christy Johnson

Christy Lynn (Himes) Johnson was born in Grand Coulee, Washington, on April 23, 1986, to Sherry Lynn Honeycutt. Christy spent her formative years in Coulee City, and later moved to Grand Coulee when her ...