Latest Obituaries

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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 ...
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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 ...