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  Rosalie Jean Lenhart (Vrieling), age 90 of Lynden, died at the Christian Health Center on July 21.

  Donna L. Weidkamp passed away peacefully at the age of 84 on Wednesday Sept. 21.

  Longtime Everson dairy farmer and owner of Breckenridge Farm stores, Michael A Gonser, passed away Saturday, Sept. 24 at the age of 65. He will be greatly missed.

  Paul Harvey Tuttle was a kind, gentle, goofy man with a servant’s heart.

  Lila “Karen” Rutgers, age 79, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, Sept. 18 due to congestive heart failure.

  Triston Montell Tjoelker, age 22, passed away ever so peacefully into the loving arms of Jesus on Sept. 21 at his home in Lynden.

  Christine “Chris” Carver, 64, of Santa Maria, CA, passed away peacefully on Aug. 20 after a short, but heroic battle with cancer.

  Leo Wesley Wilson, 60, spread his wings on Sept. 10.

  Dwayne Fisher Dunlap passed away in his home of 75 years on Sept. 10 at the age of 97 with his children by his side.

  Rosalie Jean Lenhart (Vrieling), age 90 of Lynden, died at the Christian Health Center on July 21.

  Our beloved Natalie Pauline Hogan went on to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Sept. 13 after a six-year battle with lung cancer.

  Margaret Moles passed away peacefully in her Ferndale home Aug. 26 at the age of 95.

  Marvette Tanya Gwinner, 74, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Sept. 13, surrounded by family.

  Lila “Karen” Rutgers, age 79, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, Sept. 18.

  Evelyn B. “Evie” Maricle, age 94, passed away peacefully on Sept. 4 surrounded by her children.

  Greta Mae (Zoerink) Elsbree, of Lynden, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Sept. 12 at the age of 86. Greta was born July 9, 1936, to Henry and Dena (Stuurmans) Zoerink.

Bonnie Hanson Lagerwey passed away on Aug. 16 during heart surgery. Bonnie graduated From Lynden High School in 1964, before moving to the Portland/Vancouver area where she retired as H.R, manager for Cadet manufacturing.

  Gerry K. Beatty left us to be with her lord Jesus on Aug. 26.

  On Sept. 17, please come and celebrate Mark Kielty’s life in an informal and casual setting at the Tompke residence, 367 Cessna St., Lynden, beginning at 2 p.m.

  Bob A. Tutterrow, age 58, of the Laurel Community passed away at his home Tuesday, Sept. 6.

  Robert “Bob” Graves, age 81, a wonderful husband, father and grandfather, of Ferndale passed away Thursday, Sept. 8 at the Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham.

  Leo Wilson, age 60, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Sept. 10.

  Dianne Kay (DeWaard) Dykman of Gig Harbor died Aug. 24. She was 76.

  On Tuesday, Aug. 30, Leslie “Hope” Bloomfield was blessed to transition from this life to her Heavenly home where she will live with her Savior forever.

  At St. Joseph Carmelite Monastery in Shoreline, on Aug. 14 at 3:30 p.m., Sister Maureen of Merciful Love, OCD (Maureen D. Plotts) peacefully slipped into eternity.

  Lloyd Allan Brumbaugh of Lynden passed away on Sept. 5. He was 93.

  Hannah (Kelly) Wisniewski passed away peacefully at her residence in Lynden on Monday, Aug. 1.

  John Einfeld, age 93, went home to the Lord Jesus Christ his Savior on Sunday, Sept. 4.

Shirlene Ann Baker, a single child, was born on a snowy day in Tempe, Arizona on Jan. 20, 1937 to Floyd and Lessie Faye Simpson.

  After a long battle with cancer, Dr. Jeffrey Robert Howlett of Everson died on Sept. 11 at Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham.

  Mr. Herbert Aalpoel, 93, of South Easton, Massachusetts, passed away on Monday, Aug. 29 at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton, Massachusetts.

  Ruth Maier went home to be with her loving Savior on Monday, Aug. 29.

  Theunis “Tom” Van Berkum passed away peacefully at his home in Lynden, surrounded by his family on Sept. 2.  

  Johanna Hendrika Roosma age 91 went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, Aug. 27.

  Eileen Erdmann died suddenly on Aug. 9 at her home in North Las Vegas, Nevada.

  Donald Eugene “Don” Branham, age 87, died Aug.  23 in Bellingham.

  Naomi Lorraine Gossman passed away peacefully on Aug. 15 at the age of 94.

  Jeanette Payne of Ferndale passed away on Aug. 10 at the age of 66.

  Toni Diane (Visser) Feller passed away Aug. 8 from epithelial ovarian cancer.

  Arthur A. Rustand, age 85, of Ferndale was born July 7, 1937 in Blaine to Oscar and Enes (Oslin) Rustand.

  Bruce A. Swanson passed away peacefully on March 16, at his home in Bellingham, surrounded by family after a short battle with cancer.

  James (Jim) Lee Shanahan died at home of natural causes on Thursday, July 7.

  Kimberley Reneé Anderson passed away suddenly at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bellingham on the evening of Aug. 6. She was 63 years old.

  Wendell Duane Kooy passed away peacefully on Aug. 19 at the age of 70. He will be remembered by his brother Blaine (Ardelle) Kooy; and by his sisters: Barbara (Fred) Bergen, Charlene Perrin, Kathy (Ken) Shagren, and Leora (Joe) Libolt. Uncle Wendell will also be remembered by his many niec…

  Rita Mae Brandt passed away suddenly on Monday Aug. 15 in Puyallup.

  Harold Beverly Markham Jr. 88 years young is from Sumas. He resided at 9438 Hovel Road, Sumas, the last couple of months before moving to the Christian Health Care Center where he pass away peacefully Tuesday night, July 26.

  Toni Diane (Visser) Feller passed away Aug. 8 from epithelial ovarian cancer.

  Oscar Lawrence Rauch, age 83, of Blaine passed away peacefully on Sunday, Aug. 14.  

  Jean Clark, 84, of Deming, passed away on Thursday, July 28.

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