Latest Obituaries

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Jennie DeGroot

Lifetime Lynden resident Jennie DeGroot, age 86, went to be with her Heavenly Father at her home on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. Born on July 18, 1926, Jennie was a daughter of Bert and Lena (VanWeerthuizen) ...
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Rebecca Spencer

Rebecca J. Spencer died on April 17, 2013, in Lynden Manor, where she had lived the last five years. She was well cared for and loved by all the caregivers in the special care unit. Her family is very ...
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Jake Tiemersma Jr.

Everson resident Jake Tiemersma Jr. went home to his Lord and Savior on Thursday, April 18, 2013, at the age of 79. Born on Aug. 2, 1933, in the Netherlands to Jacob and Pearl (Bajema) Tiemersma, he came ...

George Coglianese

George G. Coglianese, 72 years old, father, husband, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend of all, passed away on March 13, 2013. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 4, at 1 p.m. in the ...

James Butler Jr.

James (Jimmy) Lester Butler Jr., age 82, passed away after a long illness on Wednesday, April 10, 2013, in Lynden. Jim was born on Aug. 2, 1930, in Jacksonville, Fla., to Lester and Ruby Butler, who preceded ...

Wanda Haveman

Wanda Gladys Haveman, age 96, of Lynden, passed away on Monday, April 15, 2013. A memorial service will be held in Second Christian Reformed Church, 710 Front St., Lynden, on Saturday, April 20, at 2 p.m. ...

Denzel Blackstock

Denzel Blackstock was born in Littleton, Colo., on Nov. 26, 1938, and moved to San Diego at age 16. She retired and moved to Everson in 2004. She passed away on April 11, 2013. Denzel was preceded in death ...

Robbie ‘Jean’ Littlefield

Robbie “Jean” Littlefield, age 83, passed away peacefully in Hospice House on Thursday, April 11, 2013. Jean was born on Oct. 30, 1929, in Mattson, Miss., to Erskin and Ruth (Moore) Jones (later, Bedwell). ...

Lucille ‘Tip’ Macdonald

Lucille “Tip” Zender Macdonald, age 82, was called home on Wednesday, April 10, 2013, surrounded by her loved ones. Lucille was born on Jan. 7, 1931, in Kendall to Henry and Frances (Buckenmeyer) Zender. ...

Alberta Small

Alberta Lucille Small (Hawley), 93, a longtime resident of Whatcom County, passed away peacefully on April 6, 2013, surrounded by her loving family. Mom enjoyed many crafts, camping and cooking big dinners ...