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  Lawrence Deeter passed away from cancer at age 53 on June 6. He was from Sumas.

  Daniel Brent Ten Kley, age 58, went to be with Jesus on Friday, June 3 in Bellingham.

  Rhonda “Ronnie” Blount Davis, age 91, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 21.  Ronnie was born July 19, 1930 in Yakima to Herbert Blount Squire and Mary Etta (Wallin) Squire. Ronnie  was preceded in death by her husband, Laurel James Davis, on Aug. 20, 1985 and her sisters, Gale Britte…

  Joanne Louise Syre lived a grace filled life as a loving wife, devoted mother and Oma (grandmother).

  Join us for a celebration of life party for Dean Boice.

  Carol Elaine Lemperes, age 75, of Everson was born in Seattle on Oct. 1, 1946, passed peacefully June 10, 2022, surrounded by her husband and two daughters.

  Nancy Radder, of Bellingham passed away at home on June 16 of congestive heart failure.

  John Van Hemert of Lynden Washington  joined his heavenly father on ascension day, May 26.

  Annie Larson was born Aug. 22, 1921, to Oma and Mart Littleton in Steptoe, WA.

  On June 2, Ed Alderson went home to his heavenly father.

  Pauline Yvonne Lane, age 83, passed away on June 6 in Ferndale.

  Gladys Margaret (Schwahn) Libolt passed away peacefully at the age of 86 on June 6. She was born to Joseph and Mary Schwahn in Ridgeview, SD on Oct. 19, 1935, the fourth of ten children.

  Mary Ellen (Roe, Hicks) Swinburnson, lifetime resident of Whatcom County, passed away April 30.

  James (Jim) Arthur Vossbeck was born in Bellingham on March 24, 1927 to Henry and Charity (Goddard) Vossbeck. He passed peacefully on June 6 at his home in Lynden at the age of 95.

  Violet Elizabeth VanderWoude passed away on Saturday May 28 at Lynden Christian Health Care Center where she has been living for the last year-and-a-half.

  Betty (Kok) Kaemingk, 89, went home to her heavenly father on Wednesday, June 1. Betty was born on July 5, 1932 in Lynden to Edward and Grace (Van Dalfsen) Kok. She lived in Lynden on a farm on the Jackman Road her entire childhood.

  Jacqueline Ann Bultman Bouwman (Jackie), age 89, went to be with her heavenly father on May 29, surrounded by her family.

  Dedicated wife and mother, Leona Eshuis went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, May 29 at the age of 103.

  Mary Joanne Weir White was born on March 23, 1936 in Boone, Iowa to Ray and Emma (Johnson) Weir. She passed away on May 28 at the age of 86.

  Darryl Vander Haak, age 78, of Lynden, went to his heavenly home on Saturday, May 28. Services were held at Faith Community Church in Lynden on Friday, June 3.

  Tom Worden went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 25 at the age of 67. His twin sister Lorna was lovingly at his side.

A memorial service for Robert E. Lowrey will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 15 at North County Christ the King Church in Lynden, 1816 18th Ave.

  Suzanne (Sue) Bachal, born Sept. 28, 1937, died after a long illness on June 1 in Lynden. At the time of her death, Sue was surrounded by her family.

  Robert Lewis Forthun, a life-long resident of Everson, died peacefully in his sleep on June 1 at the age of 83.

  Leona Eshuis, age 103, passed away Sunday, May 29 at the Christian Health Care Center.

  Thomas Worden, age 67, passed away at home on Wednesday, May 25.

A memorial service for Robert E. Lowrey will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 15 at North County Christ the King Church in Lynden, 1816 18th Ave.

  Eldon Anthony Schouten, age 77, of Lynden, passed away Monday, Sept. 6, 2021 in Bellingham.

  Patricia Lee Bliss, age 87, of Ferndale, passed away in Bellingham on Tuesday, May 24.

  Our mom, Hermina Verbree, joined our dad, and other loved ones in heaven, on May 28 at the age of 95.  

  Judyth Rainwalker, previously known as Judy Gillespie, passed on Friday, May 20. A celebration of her life is scheduled at United Church of Ferndale for Saturday, July 16 at 11 am. Judyth donated her body to University of Washington.

  Grace Hatty (Honcoop) Kok was born September 26, 1936, to John and Nellie (Holleman) Honcoop in Lynden. She passed away on May 17 in Selah, WA.

  Alyce Carolyn Archer Reimer passed away Dec. 18, 2021.

  Fred R. Millay (Bob) a lifelong bachelor, passed away May 9 in Bellingham.

  David Arthur Hull, of Bellingham and Ferndale, passed away on Aug. 26, 2021, peacefully in his sleep at Whatcom Hospice House from vascular dementia at age 77.

  William “Bill” J. Franzen of Lynden passed away on Tuesday, May 10 at the Whatcom Hospice House of Bellingham at the age of 81.

  Sharon Maas, 70, of Lynden, went to be with her Heavenly Father early Monday morning, May 9 after a long battle with cancer.

  Paul B. Van Dyke was born in Lynden on June 1, 1928, to Henry and Priscilla Van Dyke. He quietly passed away on Nov. 15, 2021, with family by his side.

  David Arthur Hull, of Bellingham and Ferndale, passed away on Aug. 26, 2021, peacefully, in his sleep, at Whatcom Hospice House, from vascular dementia, at age 77.

Sharon Maas, 70, of Lynden, went to be with her Heavenly Father early Monday morning, May 9 after a long battle with cancer.

  Bennie D Martin, devoted husband, loving father, lifelong educator, and a man principled in and guided by faith, passed away Thursday, May 5 at Christian Healthcare Center in Lynden from complications brought on by Alzheimer’s disease. He was 83 years old.

  After living a life filled with love and adventure, Douglas Lloyd Shepard passed away peacefully in his sleep on Monday, November 15, 2021. He was 84 years old.

  It is with a heavy heart that we announce Leigh Olson’s unexpected passing as a result of a massive brain hemorrhage and several debilitating strokes while on an early 37th anniversary vacation.

  We were greatly shocked and saddened to lose our dad/grampy/uncle and friend, Larry on April 23.

  Leona Stewart passed away to be with her Lord and Savior April 24.

  Our beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother Nancy Wesselius was born in Vanburen, Missouri, but grew up in Lynden.

  Harriet Grace “Bea” Vreugdenhil passed away on Christmas Eve, Friday, Dec. 24, 2021.

  Cornelius “Casey” Lankhaar, age 76, of Lynden and Sun City, Arizona, passed away Monday, Jan. 3 in Sun City after a short illness. He always had a smile and ‘hi’ for everyone he met.

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