Latest Obituaries

Edith Glew

  Edith Orah Owen Glew, age 98, of Lynden, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, surrounded by her family. She was born on Jan. 12, 1916, in Spokane to parents David Williard and Lena ...

Kenneth Robson

  Kenneth Manning Robson, of Everson, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015.   Ken was born in York, Nebraska, on Dec. 17, 1920. Ken and his family moved to Whatcom County in 1936. He married Mary ...

Toshi Petty

  Toshi Petty of north Whatcom County passed away on Jan. 2, 2015.   A celebration of Toshi’s life will be held in Westford Funeral Home at 11 a.m. on Jan. 9, followed by a reception. Committal ...

Rita Lewis

  Rita Margaret Lewis, 63, of Auburn, passed away on Jan. 2, 2015. Rita was born on Nov. 28, 1951, in Bellingham, to John and Susan Franzen.   Rita enjoyed reading, poetry writing, short stories ...

Evert Scholten

  Evert J. Scholten, of Lynden, passed away on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015. He was 91 years old.   Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Service…. This content is for ...

Max Boxx

Max Eldon Boxx, 89, died in Auburn on Dec. 21, 2014. Max was born in Van Buren, Carter County, Missouri, on Dec. 12, 1925, to Ottis and Nova Boxx. He graduated from Van Buren High School in 1944. While ...

Vernon Miedema

On Dec. 27, 2014, Vernon Lee Miedema met his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and was greeted by the love of his life, Kathy (where it seems a year apart was just too long). He was a simple man who spoke the ...

Mark Egertson

Rev. Mark Gordon Egertson, child of God, age 69, of Lynden, was born on Sept. 18, 1945, to Rev. Kermit G. and Joyce (Wareberg) Egertson and died on Dec. 20, 2014, due to a diabetic coma. Mark was preceded ...

Faustino ‘Andy’ Jodock

Faustino “Andy” Jodock passed away on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014. He was 38 years old. Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Service…. This content is for subscribers ...
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Eric Beardsley

  Eric Reed Beardsley passed away peacefully on Dec. 17, 2014, after living a very full life. He was 89 years old.   Eric was born and raised in Yakima. He and his three brothers were raised by ...