Thomas Scott Eichholtz, age 92, passed away on May 29, 2020, at Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham.

  Laura Kremzner, age 88, of Lynden, passed away Friday, June 19, 2020.

  Delores V. Buma, age 82, of Lynden, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, June 27, 2020.

 John R. Vander Haak, 80, a resident of Moscow, Idaho, passed away on April 6, 2020.

  Nikkie Kay Howard, age 75, finished her battle with cancer in her home on Tuesday, June 23, 2020.

 Mary Ellen Voth, age 86, passed away on Friday, June 12, 2020, in Bellingham. She will be deeply missed by the family and friends she leaves behind.

Casey was born on Dec. 22, 1929, in Lynden to Gerritt and Adriana (BerreVoets) Vermeulen. He passed on June 18, 2020. He attended Lynden Christian schools and in 1948 he married Geraldine “Jerry” Bromley from Sumas. Together they founded Guide Auto Sales, Lynden Chrysler Plymouth and Belling…

     Paul David Allshouse went home to his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, June 17, 2020. He passed away peacefully at home in Lynden surrounded by family.

     Barbara Ann Scribner passed away unexpectedly on May 10, 2020, following complications from surgery.

  Ron Robertson, age 78, of Sumas, passed away at home on Sunday, June 14, 2020.

     Richard “Rick” Arthur Vreeke, age 68, of Lynden, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, surrounded by his loving family.

     Herman A. Oordt was born on Jan. 17, 1929, and raised in Lynden. He married Jacqueline Orange in 1949.

    Virginia Edin, age 76, of Everson, passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2020, surrounded by her beloved family. She was always on the go, helped organize family gatherings and reunions. Virginia loved to stay in touch with her family and friends.

      Lawrence “Larry” Levien died peacefully in his home on May 17, 2020, in Puyallup at the age of 76 after a valiant fight with cancer.

      June 3, 2020, marked the end of 74 years dedicated to the pursuit of a life he could be proud of.

     Jim G. Wortley passed away peacefully at the age of 90 on June 4, 2020.

  Ruth Joan Kortlever Statema went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. She is remembered for her fun-loving spirit, her servant heart and her deep concern that her grandchildren have a relationship with Jesus Christ.

  John Edgar Bonwell III went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, May 21, 2020.

  Beverly Ann Teshera slipped peacefully into sleep awaiting the coming of the Lord Jesus on May 25, 2020.

  Anne Marie (Vasquez) Pike, 77, of Everson, passed away on May 24, 2020, at her home surrounded by her loving husband, kids and grandkids.

  Kathleen Ann Whitney (née Parcher) passed away on May 20 after a short fight with pancreatic cancer.

  Donald Lee Pomeroy, age 86, of Ferndale, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at his home.

  Pieter Paulus Van Den Hoek, 87, died on May 20, 2020, in his Lynden home with his family surrounding him.

  Lawrence “Larry” Levien died peacefully in his Puyallup home on May 17, 2020, at the age of 76.

  Linda Lou York passed away at her home in Ferndale on May 18, 2020. Born in Bellingham, she was the youngest of John and Freda Wynne’s 14 children.

Ruth Statema, age 89, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2020. Funeral arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home  and Cremation Services.

Keka Israal, age 83, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020. Funeral arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Virginia (Wiederspohn) Smith, age 95, passed away of natural causes and went home to Heaven to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on May 12, 2020.

Sylvia (Brands) Vander Griend went to be with her Lord on May 26, 2020.  She was 88 years old.

     With a laugh like no other, Jeremy Lindeman went home to his Savior in Heaven on April 24, 2020, in Vancouver, Washington.

   Shirley Maxine Fullmer was born to Donald and Ardyth Fullmer on Dec. 22, 1936, in Chehalis, Washington. She graduated from Montesano High School in 1955 and married John E. Duffield on April 21, 1956.

     Carol Wagner, age 89, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2020. Carol is remembered as a sweet lady.

    On Wednesday, May 13, 2020, Kenneth “Skip” Elvin Rinehart, loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend, passed away at home at the age of 72. He battled cancer for eight years, charming nurses, doctors and medical staff, and keeping a positive attitude, a f…

     Linda Elaine (Elwood) Hoines, age 76, passed away on Wednesday May 13, 2020, in Nooksack.

  Gladys Marjory “Peggy” Coleman left this earth the morning after Mothers Day on May 11, 2020.  She passed at home with her daughter Sue and her husband of 73 years, Lorren, at her side. Sue and Lorren were Peggy’s primary caregivers during her progressive dementia that eventually left her …

   Garry L. Sager, born Aug. 19, 1950, passed away suddenly at home on April 25, 2020. His life story is available at

    Jack Aubrey Libolt passed away peacefully at the age of 92 on May 12, 2020.

    Gena Mae Tolle, age 78, of Everson, passed away at her home Tuesday, May 12, 2020, surrounded by family.

 Peggy Coleman, age 89, of Sumas, passed away on Monday, May 11, 2020.

 Robert Paul Inge passed peacefully away on May 1, 2020, at home with his lifelong love Carole, R.N. daughter Stephanie, and beloved cats Smudge and Pearl by his side. Born in Bellingham Jan. 5, 1941, Bob lived his whole life in Whatcom County.

  Carol Jean Wagner, age 89, of Lynden, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2020, at the Christian Health Care Center.

  Henry (Hank) William Heusinkveld went up to lead God’s heavenly choir on May 3, 2020.

  Donald Leon Lawrence, age 74, passed away on Sunday, May 10, 2020.

  David VanDyke, son of Henry and Priscilla VanDyke, died May 6 in Sunnyside, Washington.

  Gilbert “Gib” Anker, of Everson, passed peacefully in his sleep on Sunday, May 3, 2020, at the age of 71.

  Alice Bosscher, age 89, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, May 4, 2020. She will be remembered as a sweet lady, tough yet patient.

  It is with great sadness that the family of Louise Pruitt (as she was commonly known) announces her passing. She went home to be with the Lord on April 2, 2020, while living at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden. She died of natural causes at age 98. We shall miss her terribly, but…

  Gilbert “Gib” Anker, age 71, of Everson, passed away Sunday, May 3, 2020.

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