Latest Obituaries

Carl Ronhaar

Carl Henry Ronhaar, age 88, died on Feb. 19, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He was a man of quiet faith, with a deep love of family and country, a romantic with a generous ...

Mary Smith

Mary D. Smith, age 91, went peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior, surrounded by her children, on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden. Born on Jan. 5, 1922, in Eagle ...

Everett ‘Bud’ Belden

Everett “Bud” Belden kept his appointment with his Maker on Feb. 8, 2013. Born in Pueblo, Colo., on Aug. 21, 1924, Bud spent much of his life working in Colorado, Oregon and Washington. He also served ...

Peter Van Dyk

Peter Arend Van Dyk went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013. Pete was the only child of Peter and Edith Van Dyk. He was born at home on Jan. 31, 1929, and died at his home on the ...

Walter Wynne

Walter L. “Walt” Wynne, age 72, of Ferndale, passed away in an accident at his home on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013. There will be a celebration of Walt’s life on Saturday, March 2, 2013, starting at ...

David Boyd

David John Boyd, age 71, passed away on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at his home in Laurel surrounded by friends and family. Arrangements, online obituary and guestbook by Whatcom Cremation & Funeral are ...

Joyce Thompson

Joyce Erma Thompson, age 88, of Ferndale, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, surrounded by her loving family in the Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham. She was born on March 23, 1924, in Wenatchee ...

Pierce Molendyk

Lynden resident Pierce Molendyk went home to his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at the age of 90. He was born on March 25, 1922, in Sibley, Iowa, to Adrian and Jennie (Poortinga) Molendyk. ...

Dolores Benner

Dolores Benner, age 83, passed away on Feb. 14, 2013, in the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden. She was born in McLaughlin, S.D., to Dick and Hannah (Vander Vorste) Nieuwendorp on Sept. 4, 1929. The ...

Loretta Jones

Loretta V. Jones, 83, of Lynden, passed away on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Bellingham. She is survived by her two brothers, four children, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Loretta will be ...