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Myra Creasey

  Myra Darlene Creasey, age 80, went to be with the Lord on July 11, 2015. She was born on July 14, 1934, in Bellingham to Earl and Mina Morsman.   Survivors include her children, Walter Jr., Jennifer, ...

Ralph Leonard

  Ralph Joseph Leonard went to be with his Lord on July 19, 2015, in Lynden.   Ralph was born in Hermon, New York, on May 30, 1931. He graduated from Roberts Wesleyan College in Rochester, New ...

Phyllis Bannon

  Phyllis Edythe Dorr Bannon passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 14, 2015, with her family beside her.   She is survived by her husband, Holland; daughter Teresa; and son Michael and his wife, ...

Sonja Voigt

  Sonja Voigt of Bellingham passed away on Saturday, July 18, 2015. She was 68 years old.   Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services…. This content is for ...

Toots Swinburnson

  Toots Swinburnson, longtime Lynden resident, passed away peacefully on July 10, 2015, at the age of 93.   Born Bertha Marie Kehl in Boyd, Carbon County, Montana, on Nov. 6, 1921, she was mercifully ...

Kevin Riley

  Kevin Barry Riley of Lynden was born on March 2, 1936, to Jack and Barbara (Walsh) Riley in Vancouver, B.C., Canada. He passed away on June 27, 2015, at the age of 79.   Kevin attended Vancouver ...

Connie Maberry

  Connie Sue Maberry, age 56, died on Saturday, July 11, 2015, at her Everson residence. Born on March 14, 1959, in Bellingham to George and Rosalie (Lenhart) Vrieling, she grew up in the Lynden area. ...

Anna DePoppe

  Anna DePoppe passed away peacefully on Monday, June 8, 2015. She was born on Dec. 4, 1925, to Anna and Jens Petersen on the family farm in Ferndale.   In 1945 Anna married Raymond DePoppe, who ...

William Overdorf III

  William Lee Overdorf III passed away on June 29, 2015.   He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Patricia; sons Robert, Billy and wife Kelly and Christopher and wife Melissa; daughters Elizabeth ...

Noma Winchester

  Noma E. Winchester passed away on July 4, 2015. She was born on April 26, 1947.   A celebration of life will be held on July 16 at 3 p.m. in Cornwall Church, Bellingham, followed by a reception ...