Terry Lee Burke, of Everson, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, at the age of 64. He was born Aug. 3, 1955, in Uniontown, Pennsylvania, to parents Earl Fredrick Burke and Alice Ann (Tveter) Burke.

  Lois Irene Stanton (Edwards), age 90, passed away peacefully on Sept. 15, 2019, with her loving family by her side at Spring Creek Center in Bellingham.

  Edwin V. Kaltenbach, age 76, passed away at home on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, with his beloved wife at his side.

  Steven (Spike) Johnston, age 58, of Lynden, was surrounded by his family when he went peacefully to his home in heaven on Friday evening, Sept. 13, 2019, after losing his courageous two-year battle with pancreatic cancer.

  Esther L. (Mans) Meyer passed away at home under Hospice care Monday, Sept. 16, 2019.

  Reka Janet Engels, 85, transitioned into glory from this earth to be with her Heavenly Father and Savior on Sept. 1, 2019, at the Christian Health Care Center.

 Shirley Mae Scholten went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She was known for her kind, faithful and selfless ways.

  Nancy E. Wilson Piovesan passed away in Bellingham on Aug. 25, 2019, at the age of 92.

  After an adventurous 95 years and 349 days, Roberta “Bobbe” Tate passed away peacefully on Aug. 8, 2019, in Bellingham.  

  James P. Dobbs, age 66, passed away unexpectedly on July 17, 2019.

 Terry Lee Burke, age 64, of Everson, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, in Seattle.

  Frank Longo Jr., of Lynden, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2019, in Bellingham. He was 78.

 Linda Lee (Stubblefield) Vanderhorst, age 77, of Lynden, passed away peacefully at her residence on Sept. 2, 2019, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.   

  Helen L. Clifton, of Lynden, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, at the age of 89.

 Linda VanderHorst, of Lynden, passed away on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019, at the age of 77.

  Donald Klein, age 67, passed away Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at home.

  Brian Whittaker, much loved husband, father, grandfather, brother and son, passed from this life into new life in the early morning hours of Sunday, July 21, 2019.

  Shirley Scholten, age 89, passed away Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, at Whatcom Hospice House.

  Reka F. Engels, of Everson, passed away Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019, at the Christian Health Care Center.

 Eldon J. Kahny, age 95, died Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, in Everson.

     Anja Teuna Bron-Rossiter, 64, transitioned from this earth into glory to be with her Heavenly Father and Savior on Aug. 16, 2019, in Lynden.

     Stephen Robert Henderson (Steve), 52, of Blaine, passed away Aug. 18, 2019.

     Colonel Luvina (Joni) Triplett of the U.S. Air Force (ret.) went to be with her Lord and Savior Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, at Meadow Lane Assisted Living of Bad Axe, Michigan.

    Dennis “Denny” De Boer was welcomed into heaven on Sunday morning, Aug. 25, 2019. He had just celebrated his 91st birthday on July 30. He was born in the family home on the West Badger Road to Ren and Lena (Geleynse) De Boer. He operated the family dairy farm that he lived on for 73 years.

     Shirley Tiplin Smith, age 95, of Bellingham, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, in Bellingham.

     Diane Joy Das, age 91, of Nooksack, passed away at the Hospice House on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019.

     Frank Hernandez, 69, passed away Aug. 20, 2019, at Whatcom Hospice House surrounded by family and friends.

     Longtime antique truck, tractor and pedal tractor restorer and collector Maurice J. Beld passed away Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, surrounded by family. He was known for being hard-working and patient and he loved teaching his grand- and great-grandkids.

 Clyde Fisher went to be with the Lord, and his bride MaryLou, on Aug. 1, 2019.

 Margie Loop of Blaine passed away on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, at the age of 98. She is remembered for her warm hospitality for whomever stopped by the house.

  Beloved Helen Christiansen went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, surrounded by her loving family.

 Elaine Jensen passed away at her home in Ferndale in March 2019 at the age of 58.

 Karen MacArthur Hamer passed away on Sept. 10, 2018, in Ephrata, Washington.

 Ernest P. Anderson was born on Jan. 5, 1933, in Naknek, Alaska. He proudly and actively served in the Korean War and worked at Intalco (Alcoa) for 33 years until he retired in 1997.

     Karen MacArthur Hamer passed away on Sept. 10, 2018, in Ephrata, Washington.

     Harriette “Hattie” Mary Alexander went home to be with her eternal savior on Aug. 7, 2019. We know that she is dancing right now on streets of gold with the love of her life, our dad, Denny Alexander.

     Marilyn Helen Peterson Smith, of Laurel, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, at St. Joseph hospital.

Clyde Fisher went to be with the Lord, and his bride MaryLou, on Aug. 1, 2019.

 Byford Stepan, 94, passed away at home on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019. His loving wife, Eileen, son Rick and friend Robert were at his side.

 Nyla Rae (Wiersma) Van Soest Smith, 69, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Saturday, July 27, 2019, in Lynden, WA.

 Marilyn Smith age 83, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019 at St. Josephs Hospital.

  Richard “Dick” Eugene Stone was born in Pasco, Washington, on Sept. 28, 1923, to Simon and Fannie (Jewell) Stone. He joined two brothers and two sisters. Richard passed away on July 13, 2019.

 Marie “Toots” Geraldine Heeringa, 80, was called home suddenly to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, July 31, 2019. Toots was known for her unselfish, quiet and easy-going spirit.

 Alleluia! Clyde Fisher went to be with the Lord, and his bride MaryLou, on Aug. 1, 2019. Clyde was born Dec. 1, 1929, in Chicago, Illinois, and grew up in the shadow of Wrigley Field. He graduated from Lane Tech High School, University of Illinois (BA in geology), and Southern Illinois Univ…

 Margaret Assink, age 98, of Lynden, was taken to be with her heavenly Father on Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at the Christian Health Care Center of Lynden.

 Brian L. Whittaker, much loved husband, father, grandfather, brother, son and friend, passed from this life into new life in the early morning hours of Sunday, July 21, 2019. A kind and gentle soul, he loved Jesus, his family, his country and fishing with his boys.

 Dawn Marie Ellyson-Thompson was born May 11, 1964, in Alameda, California, and passed away peacefully on June 23, 2019, in Bellingham.

 Murella (Koert) De Vries, of Lynden, died July 20, 2019, at age 85 of natural causes.

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