Latest Obituaries

Aneda Haszard

Aneda L. Haszard passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at her residence in Lynden. She was 98 years old and we know that she has met Jesus face to face. Grandma was a tiny, redheaded lady ...

Mary Klapperich

Mary Margaret “Marge” Klapperich, 72, passed away on May 14, 2013. She was born to Oscar and Agnes (Kundinger) Olson on Feb. 23, 1941, in Park Falls, Wis. She attended Park Falls High School and worked ...

Madge Dougherty

Madge (Madeleine) Dougherty, age 96, of Lynden, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2013, in Lynden. Arrangements are by Whatcom Cremation…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? ...

Ruby Zegers

Ruby Ringnalda Zegers died peacefully surrounded by her family on May 15, 2013, from complications related to pneumonia. Ruby was born on June 7, 1929, in Los Angeles to parents Reinder Theunis “Ren” ...

Lois Robinson

Lois Laura Robinson went to be with Jesus on June 15, 2013, after being cared for by her family at home in Lynden. Lois was born in 1920 in Montana. She married her high school sweetheart, Leslie Robinson, ...

Gerald Van Roekel

Gerald “Jerry” Van Roekel passed away unexpectedly at his home in Lynden on Monday, June 10, 2013, at the age of 73. Jerry was born on April 12, 1940, to Earnest and Theresa Van Roekel in Sheldon, ...

Alma Noteboom

Alma Viola Nelson Noteboom passed away on June 13, 2013, in the Christian Health Care Center. Alma was born on May 14, 1920, in Princeton, Ore., to Ira and Carrie (Cowin) Nelson. The family moved to Whatcom ...

Norma Greenleve

Norma Isadean Greenleve, born in Manson, Wash., on June 21, 1922, was a resident of Sumas since 1968. She passed away on Dec. 5, 2012. Norma was preceded in death by her first husband, Wayne Abercrombie, ...

James Elliott

James “Jim” Elliott passed away on June 14, 2013, with his wife, Patti, by his side. He was born on Feb. 28, 1945, in Glendale, Calif. Jim served in the U.S. Navy before settling in Ferndale to raise ...

Cheryl Bakker

After a year-long courageous battle with ovarian cancer, Cheryl Faye Bakker passed away on June 12, 2013, in Hospice House of Spokane. She fought this battle hard with a strong faith in Christ and a positive ...