Latest Obituaries

Vivian West

Vivian Davis Slagle West of Lake Forest Park and Lynden received an amazing gift on Christmas Day 2012. She was “transferred” from this earthly life to her eternal heavenly home. Vivian, a beloved ...

Gustaf Lootens

Gustaf M. “Gus” Lootens, age 83, a lifetime county resident, died at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. A son of Constant and Emma Lootens, Gus was born on March ...

Eugene Brown

Eugene P. Brown died peacefully in his sleep on Dec. 30, 2012, after a short illness. He was 91 years young. Gene, as he was called, was born on Oct. 25, 1921, to Clinton and Nina Brown in Custer. He was ...

Earlene Urquhart

Earlene Urquhart, who passed away at the age of 70 on Dec. 28, 2012 in Bellingham, was a woman who wore many hats. You may have known her because she was your Bluebird leader, or your Day Camp Director, ...

Ronald Ferguson

Ronald J. Ferguson of Lynden, age 81, went home to his Lord and Savior on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. He was born on Oct. 19, 1931, in Brockton, Mass., to Howard and Jesse (Beers) Ferguson. Ron grew up in ...

Vera Warren

In the early morning of New Year’s Day, Jan. 1, 2013, our very loved mother, nana, and GG was called home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Vera Marie Warren was born in Riverside, Calif., ...

Virginia Bouma

Virginia M. Bouma, age 90, of Lynden, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. She was born on June 25, 1922, to Bernard and Winnie (Gidley) Koellhoffer in Union, N.J. Virginia married ...

Joelle Berg

Joelle Kristene Berg, age 40, died unexpectedly on Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, in Buckley, Wash. She was born on April 26, 1972, in Bellingham to Mike and Penny Hamstra. Joelle was a 1990 Lynden Christian High ...

Susie Maas

Susie G. Maas, age 90, of Lynden, was taken home to her Heavenly Father at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. A daughter of Cornelius and Minnie (Plooster) Westra, Susie ...

William Prink

William E. “Bill” Prink, age 78, of Lynden, went to be with his Lord on Jan. 1, 2013, after many years of dealing with health issues. He was preceded in death by his parents, Elvin and Edith Prink; ...