Latest Obituaries

Frank Starkenburg

Frank D. Starkenburg, age 67, died on Thursday, May 22, 2014, in Keller Ferry, Washington. Visitation will be held on Friday, May 30, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Gillies Funeral Home, followed by a 1:15 ...

Charles Manner

Charles Dale Manner, 87, died in Bellingham on May 7, 2014. He was born Dec. 10, 1926. Memorial services will be held on May 31 at 2 p.m. in Bayview Chapel Moles Farewell Tributes-Bellingham. To see a ...

Dennis Strong

Dennis Lee Strong lost his battle with cancer, but he won the battle of life. Dennis, a longtime resident of Lynden, went home to be with his Lord on Thursday, May 15, 2014, at his Bellingham home, surrounded ...

Teresa Hinton

Teresa “Tessie” M. Hinton, age 97, of Lynden, passed away on Monday, May 5, 2014, in the Christian Health Care Center with her family at her side. She was born on Oct. 19, 1916, in Elberta, Utah, to ...

Grace VanRy

Grace Evelyn VanRy, 89, of the Enumclaw passed away at her home surrounded by her family on May 7, 2014. Grace was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, on Aug. 2, 1924, to Alfred Inwood and Isabella Drabwell ...

Gladys Oltman

Gladys F. Oltman passed away on May 7, 2014. She was born to William and Edythe Sheppard on Dec. 12, 1918, in Druid, Saskatchewan, Canada. She was the youngest of four children, two brothers, Frank and ...

Allan May

Allan James May passed away on April 27, 2014, in Blaine. Al was born on June 15, 1959, in Spokane to Delmar and Inez May. He was raised in Kennewick, where he attended Eastgate Grade School, Park Middle ...

Percy ‘Shorty’ Maneval

Percy “Shorty” O. Maneval, 90, was born on Dec. 23, 1923, and went home to be with his Lord and Savior on April 27, 2014. Shorty was born in Walla Walla and moved to Lynden when he was 10 years old. ...

Roger Vande Kamp

Roger Marion Vande Kamp passed away on Sunday, May 4, 2014. Roger was born in Lynden on March 30, 1932, to Wynard and Pearl Vande Kamp. As a young man, Roger worked on his father’s farm, drove milk truck ...

Charles Gossman

Associate professor emeritus Charles Spurgeon Gossman passed away on April 2, 2014, in Lynden, where he had lived since 1968. He was born on July 28, 1925, in Petaluma, California, to Anna and Spurgeon ...