Latest Obituaries

Dennis Bouma

Dennis “Denny” Edward Bouma, age 65, went to Heaven peacefully surrounded by family on June 7, 2014. Denny was born in Bellingham on April 2, 1949, to Edward and Wilma “Twerp” Bouma of Lynden. ...

Marvin Rody

Marvin Julius Rody was called home on June 3, 2014. He was born on Nov. 11, 1938, in Tacoma and died at his home in Ferndale. He is survived by his wife, Doris Mae; daughter Teri Lynn Eide (husband Kirk) ...

Johanna Koole

Johanna (Jo) DeBeeld Koole passed away on Sunday, June 8, 2014, in the Quincy Convalescent Center at the age of 88. She was born on April 4, 1926, in Lynden to Arie and Wilhemenia DeBeeld. She married ...

Dale Dyksterhuis

Dale Dyksterhuis, 57, passed away peacefully at his home east of Everson the morning of June 11, 2014. Dale grew up on his parents’ farm near Sumas and was employed locally except for trucking in Alaska ...

Clyde Windon

Clyde E. Windon, age 88, of Maple Falls, passed away on Thursday, June 12, 2014. Arrangements are pending and under the care of Gillies Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Lynden…. This content ...

Hilda DeHaan

Hilda Elaine DeHaan, age 81, of Lynden, peacefully went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Sunday, June 8, 2014. She was born to Bill and Margaret (Roosendaal) VanWerven on March 27, 1933, in Bellingham ...

James LaRose

James C. LaRose, age 83, passed away at home surrounded by family on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, after battling liver cancer. He was born on Nov. 10, 1930, in St. Francis, Missouri, to Fred and Mary Viola (Link) ...

William Harvey

William Riley Harvey passed away peacefully on June 2, 2014, at the age of 92. Bill was born on April 9, 1922, in Oak Forest, Illinois, and adopted by William Riley Harvey Sr. and Bessie Bayne Harvey. ...

James Anderson

James Lind Anderson, a lifetime resident of Whatcom County, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on the morning of Thursday, June 5, 2014, surrounded by his family. His lengthy battle ...

Murray Hildebrand

Murray Alan Hilde-brand was born on July 6, 1962, and passed peacefully at 8:30 p.m. on June 5, 2014, after a hard battle with cancer. Family members were listening to a favorite song of his, “We Shall ...