V. Louise Pruitt, age 98, of Lynden, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2020.

    Grace Emiline (Dyk-stra) Hoyer, age 82, passed away in her childhood home on Monday, March 30, 2020. She was released from this life into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

      Judy A. Stauffer passed into the arms of her Savior on Wednesday, April 1, 2020. She was 90 years old.

      Richard James Korthuis, age 78, of Lynden, passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, April 4, 2020 after a short battle with cancer. His family remembers him for being humble and hardworking and Alvina’s “big strong hero.”

    Gone too soon, Dennis Conner passed away in Bellingham on April 1, 2020, at 67 years young.

    Donald James George passed away on Saturday,  March 28, from complications of COVID-19. He was initially hospitalized on March 16 for a bleeding ulcer, which was treated, and was due to return to his skilled-nursing facility on the 20th, until positive coronavirus cases were reported the…

     Barbara Van Der Steenen, of Puyallup, passed away Thursday, March 19, 2020, at the age of 79.

     Colleen Spoelstra graduated on to meet her Lord Jesus Christ on Saturday, March 21, 2020, at the age of 93. She was known as a prayer warrior to her family and friends.

     Michele Neff, age 66, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2020, at St. Joseph Hospital. She was known for her love for the Lord and her happy ways.

    Robert “Bob” Leslie Cline, age 91, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 1, 2020.

      Bonnie King passed on to meet her beloved Lord Jesus Christ on Friday, March 20, 2020. She was always friendly, kind and encouraging to everyone she met.

  On Feb. 16, 2020, Jerry Bonsen joined his brothers in Heaven whom he had missed so much.

  Jerald Bernard Hardy (Jerry), age 88, passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2020, at his home in Everson.

  Curtis Marvin Martin, age 89, formerly of Sumas, passed away Saturday, March 14, 2020.

  Peg Thorinson passed away on Feb. 29, 2020. She was born Genevieve Bode in Lynden and moved to Everett where she married her husband, Emery (deceased 1996) and raised a family.

 Ronald Schoonover, 83, died after a three-year battle of painful illnesses.

  Jane (Staal) Hawkins, loving wife and mother, met Christ face-to-face on March 7, 2020, after a 12-year battle with Alzheimer’s.

  Allen Reinikka, age 74, passed away on Monday, March 9, 2020.

  Norman Anderson, age 75, of Nooksack, passed away on Monday, March 9, 2020.

 Warren Sidney Pugh passed away peacefully on Feb. 16, 2020, in his Utah home surrounded by family.

     William Wesley Kentch passed away peacefully at his home on Feb. 21, 2020, after a day surrounded by family and friends.

     Sharon Holz went to be with the Lord on Feb. 21, 2020, after a battle with cancer.

     Wanda Mae Crumpacker, 82, passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Blaine.

     Warren Sidney Pugh passed away peacefully on Feb. 16, 2020, in his home surrounded by family.

      Paul Roorda, age 77, passed away peacefully at home early Tuesday morning, Feb. 25, 2020, into the loving arms of his Savior.

     Hermina Arendse, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020. She loved her family and was dearly loved.

  Robert Elisha Moore was born Nov. 15, 1924, in Topeka, Kansas, to Chester and Edith Moore. He passed away Feb. 21, 2020, at the age of 95.

  Joyce Scheuffele, of Lynden, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. Visitation will begin at Second Christian Reformed Church at 9 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 29, followed by a memorial service at 10 a.m.

  Paul Roorda, age 77, passed away at home on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, surrounded by his family.

  Jack Felch, age 74, of Lynden, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2020. He will be greatly missed.

  It is with a heavy heart we say goodbye to Lynn Michael Megard, who passed away suddenly on Feb. 7, 2020.

  Anna (Valk) Keizer passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, at the age of 86 after a lengthy time battling the debilitating disease of dementia.

  Our mother was born Barbara Grace Hedges on Jan. 9, 1928, in Marmarth, North Dakota, to Oliver and Ila Hedges. Mom passed on Feb. 18, 2020, in Ferndale surrounded by all her children.

 Jerry Silves went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020.

  Fredrika Brouwer, of Lynden, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2020, at the age of 92.

 Doris Epley, nee Wouters, passed into glory on Monday, Feb. 18, 2020, following a heart attack.

  Judy (Nymeyer) Knudsen passed away on Friday, Feb. 21, 2020, at the age of 81.  

     Daniel Smiley was born July 13, 1927, in Chicago and graduated from Tilden High School there. He served in the U.S. Army in World War II 1945-46.

      Leonard Bjornstad, 89, passed away on Feb. 11, 2020. He was born to Melvin and Mervin Bjornstad in Rolette, North Dakota, on April 14, 1930.

      Everett Charles Tyler, age 94, was born on Aug. 26, 1925, in Fulton, Kansas, to Charles and Grace (Carpenter) Tyler.   

     Kathleen Frances Nydam passed away unexpectedly on Dec. 13, 2019.

     Gayle G. Landreth (Wilson), 86, of Bellingham, died peacefully, surrounded by family, on Feb. 11, 2020, of congestive heart failure.

     John was born on Jan. 20, 1920, to Herman and Maggie (Kortlever) Pen in the hills of Okanogan, Washington. When he was 4 years old, the family moved to Whatcom County.

     It is with a heavy heart we say goodbye to Lynn Michael Megard, born May 19, 1943, who passed away suddenly on Feb. 7, 2020.

     Anne Martin passed away suddenly from health complications in Seattle on Jan. 30, 2020, at age 63.

      Michael Warren, age 79, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020.

     Warren Pugh taught school at Lynden Middle School for 30 years, retiring in 2000.

     Thomas Tompkinson, age 71, of Deming, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020.

     Jerry Bonsen passed away peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, with his family and beloved dog Archer by his side.

      Goldie Burton, age 93, of Lynden, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020.

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