Latest Obituaries

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Stephen Akers

Stephen Wallace Akers, age 56, of Mountain Grove, Mo., went to be with the Lord on Dec. 8, 2012, in Springfield, Mo. He was born on May 27, 1956, in Cabool, Mo., to Wallace and Irene (Curtis) Akers. He ...
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Wayne Trefethen

Wayne Warren Trefethen, 91, of Everson, went home to his Heavenly Father to join his wife, Rose, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, surrounded by his family. Wayne was born to the late James and Christi Trefethen ...
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Henrietta Polinder

Henrietta Polinder, a long-time resident of Lynden, went to be with her Savior on Tuesday, Nov. 20, at Christian Health Care Center. She was 98. Henrietta was born on April 2, 1914, in Corsica, S.D. She ...

Phyllis Warner

Lifetime Whatcom County resident Phyllis J. Warner died on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, in St. Francis Health Care, Bellingham. She was 92. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, Dec. 13, at 1 p.m. in Gillies ...

James Scholten

James Gerald Scholten, 80, of Inwood, Iowa, died on Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at Fellowship Village in Inwood. Funeral services were held on Nov. 21 at Inwood Christian Reformed Church in Inwood with burial ...

Gloria Alexander

Gloria Jean Alexander passed away on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, in Bellingham. She was 69, born on May 8, 1943, in Monterey, Calif., to Morris and Frances (Kagle) Ricks. Jean lived in Crescent City, Calif., ...

Harrison Buford

Harrison Thomas Buford, age 50, of Kansas City, Mo., passed away peacefully at the University of Kansas Medical Center on Nov. 27, 2012, where he had fought like a warrior during an extended hospital stay. ...

Wayne Trefethen

Wayne Warren Trefethen, 91, of Everson, formerly of Sumas, owner of the Yankee Trader, went home to his Heavenly Father to join his wife, Rose, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012. Funeral services will be held on ...

Maybelle Garrison

Maybelle E. Garrison, 101, died at home on Nov. 19, 2012. She was very active until her final day, enjoying the embroidery work she was so adept at, reading and taking care of her cat, Baxter. She was ...

Grace DeRooy-Spillman-VerHoeven

Grace DeRooy-Spillman-VerHoeven passed away quietly on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, at the age of 86. She often expressed her desire to be with her Lord and Savior and now rests with him. She will be greatly ...