Latest Obituaries

Althea Sherrill

Althea Sherrill, age 86, died on Saturday, July 13, 2013, in Bellingham at Shuksan Healthcare Center. Private family burial will be in Saxon Cemetery. Arrangements are by Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation ...

Gaynelle Olson

Gaynelle Echo Olson (Sibley) passed away on July 14, 2013, at the age of 82. She was born on May 13, 1931, to James and Nora Sibley (McIlroy). Gaynelle was preceded in death by her parents; her brother ...

Rodney ‘Keith’ Stuurmans

Rodney “Keith” Stuurmans, age 68, died on Saturday, July 13, 2013, at Whatcom Hospice House. Private family burial will be in Monumenta Cemetery of Lynden. Arrangements are entrusted to Gillies Funeral ...

Edna Schreur

Edna Elsie Schreur was called home on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, to live with her Lord Jesus. A daughter of Ben and Grace (Nieman) Blank, she was born on Feb. 19, 1929, in Kanawha, Iowa, where she attended ...

Emma Lagerwey

Emma Louise Lagerwey, age 87, of Lynden, went to be with her Heavenly Father surrounded by her family on Friday, July 5, 2013. A daughter of Johnathan and Nellie (Cotton) Snowden, she was born in Mount ...

Alice Poster

Alice L. Poster, age 95, a lifetime resident of Ferndale, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, July 6, 2013. Alice is survived by her children, Kim (Shannon) Poster, Lynea Sande and Greg (Marla) ...

Wilma Jones

Wilma June Jones, age 82, of Everson, passed away on July 3, 2013. She was born on Jan. 22, 1931. June was preceded in death by her husband, Albert E. Jones, and brother Jay Edward Harrison. She is survived ...

Gertrude ‘Jane’ Flack

Gertrude “Jane” Flack, age 95, went home to her Lord and Savior on Sunday, July 7, 2013. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 20. A full obituary will be published next week. Arrangements ...

Charles Bakker

Charles Bakker was born on Sept. 26, 1917, in Lynden to Ed and Fannie Bakker, joining sisters Frances, Alice and Jennie. Chuck passed into his Heavenly Home on June 29, 2013, at the Christian Health Care ...

Michael Lindeman

Michael John Lindeman passed away on March 22, 2013, surrounded by his family as he went home to rest with his Heavenly Father. He was born on Sept. 17, 1948, and was raised in Salem, Ore. A Vietnam veteran, ...