Latest Obituaries

Floyd Bouma

Floyd J. Bouma, age 89, died on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. Graveside services are scheduled on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at 1:15 p.m. in Monumenta Cemetery followed by a 2 p.m. memorial service at Second Christian ...

Eugene Brown

Eugene P. Brown was born on Oct. 25, 1921, to Clinton and Nina Brown in Custer. He died on Dec. 30, 2012, after a short illness. A celebration of life will be on Jan. 12, 2013, at 5654 Judy Way, Ferndale. ...

Lloyd VanBoven

Lloyd VanBoven, age 92, died on Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in the Christian Health Care Center. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Jan. 3, 2013, at 2 p.m. in Faith Christian Fellowship Church, 109 W. ...
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Janet Nonhoff

Janet Nonhoff, age 88, of Lynden, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Dec. 20, 2012. She was born on Jan. 29, 1924, to Cornelius and Minnie Van Kooten in Prairie View, Kan. After high school, Janet ...
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Edith Vander Veen

Edith M. Vander Veen, age 97, of Lynden, died on Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, at the Christian Health Care Center. A lifelong Whatcom County resident, Edith was born on Feb. 19, 1915, in Bellingham to Martin ...
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David Bowersox

David F. Bowersox passed away peacefully on Dec. 20, 2012, surrounded by his family and close friends. He was born in Clinton, Iowa, on Aug. 14, 1931. He grew up in Clinton, graduated from Grinnell College ...
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Deborah Engels-Schultz

Deborah “Debbie” L. Engels-Schultz, age 51, of Lynden, died unexpectedly at her home on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012. She was born on Jan. 10, 1961, in Denver to Bill and Rickie (Sterk) Prink and moved to ...
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Carolyn Kriz

A lifelong Whatcom County resident, Carolyn M. Kriz, age 75, passed away suddenly on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, at Christian Health Care Center in Lynden. She was born on Jan. 31, 1937, in Bellingham to Elmer ...
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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 ...