ANDRADE, Virginia Ortiz, 36, a former Lynden resident, died Friday, July 2, 1993 in Othello. She was born May 22, 1957 in Brawley, Calif. She is survived by her husband, Elia Andrade of Othello; five sons, Tony Cruz, Stephen Cruz, Rudy Cruz, Adelaido Alaniz III and Enrique Ortiz; two daughters, Lisa Alaniz and Mireya Andrade; five sisters, Delia Alaniz, Rosa Ortiz, Carmen Ortiz, Mary Ann Marquina and Mary Lou Ramos; and seven brothers, Wally Ortiz, Zack Ortiz, Herman Ortiz, Johnny Ortiz, Gregorio Ortiz, Antonio Ortiz and Estevan Ortiz. A rosary was recited Monday at Gillies Funeral Home in Lynden. A mass was held Tuesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Lynden, with burial following in Lynden Cemetery. A reception for friends and relatives was held at the home of Zach and Nancy Ortiz in Ferndale after burial.
ANDRE, Ruth Bouma, 68, of Danville, Calif. died Oct. 12, 1993 at John Muir Hospital in Walnut Creek, Calif. She was born Sept. 29, 1925 in Lynden to Herman and Ernestine Bouma. She is survived by three daughters, Erna Lee and husband Steve Johnson of Berkeley, Calif., Mary and husband Dennis Hoagland of Walnut Creek and Jeanne Andre of Burlingame, Calif.; three grandchildren; mother Ernestine Bouma of Lynden; two brothers, Floyd and wife Alice Bouma of Lynden and John and wife Ardis Bouma of Waco, Texas; and two sisters, Leone and husband John Hendricks of Lynden and Margery and husband Gene Torrence of Lynnwood. She was preceded in death by her father in 1986. A memorial service was held Oct. 20 at the Danville Community Presbyterian Church. A private graveside service will be held Monday at Monumenta Cemetery in Lynden. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. in the Second Christian Reformed Church Education Building in Lynden with Pastor Bruce Hemple officiating.
ANDREAS, Virginia Lee - Funeral services for Virginia Lee Andreas, 50, of Bellingham will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the First Christian Church of Bellingham with the Rev. Richard Talley officiating. Burial will be Wednesday at Evergreen Memorial Garden in Vancouver, Wash. Mrs. Andreas died Saturday at home after a six-year illness. She was born Sept. 23, 1941, in Vancouver, Wash., to James and Opal Sweiberg. She lived in Whatcom County for 21 years. She married Carl Andreas Jr. 23 years ago in Vancouver, Wash. Mrs. Andreas was a member of the First Christian Church of Bellingham and had been an accounting clerk for ARCO. She enjoyed gardening and sewing. Survivors include her husband, Carl Andreas Jr. of the family home; two sons, Rod Andreas of Yakima and Jeffery Andreas of Bellingham; two daughters, Debbie Jarvi of Kirkland and Cindy Stragier of Fairbanks, Alaska; her parents, James and Opal Sweiberg of Vancouver; two brothers, Chuck Sweiberg of Vancouver and Jim Sweiberg of Bothell; two sisters, Patty Hisel and Carl Kaiser, both of Vancouver and two grandchildren. Arrangements are by Jerns-LeVeck Funeral Chapel.
ANDREASEN, Alida, age 92, formerly of Mt. Baker Apts. passed away Tues. Jan 2, 1979. Mrs. Andreasen was a 63 yr. resident of this community & a member of Our Saviour's Lutheran Church. She is survived by 2 sons; Herman of Seattle & Gordon of Norwalk, CA. 5 grandchildren & 2 great grandchildren. 4 sisters including 3 in Norway; Mrs. Marie Engholm, of Seattle, 5 nieces & 1 nephew. Services Fri. Jan. 5th at 1 p.m. at the Jones Funeral Home. Rev. John Melton officiating. Interment Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANDREASEN, Andrew - Graveside services for Andrew Andreasen, 71, who died Saturday (Dec. 1960) in a Seattle hospital, will be held at Woodlawn Cemetery at 3 p.m. Tuesday. Mr. Andreasen is survived by his wife, Rae; a daughter, Delores Bearden, Seattle; a son, Vernon, Bremerton; four sisters, Hilma Thompson, Reedsport, Ore.; Elizabeth Murry and Hannah Lueken, Bellingham, and Ella Dexter, Concrete; five brothers, Oscar, Harold, Hjelmer and Christian, of Custer, and Walter, Tacoma; an aunt, Annie Selstad, Bellingham, and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held in Seattle Tuesday morning.
ANDREASEN, Christian, age 79, of 1946 Grandview Rd., Ferndale passed away Weds. Jan. 31, 1979. Mr. Andreasen had been a resident of the Ferndale community most of his lifetime. He is survived by 1 son, Stanley of Ferndale. 1 brother, Harold Andreasen of Custer. 1 sister, Elizabeth Murray of B'ham. 3 grandchildren. Graveside services will be conducted by Mr. Daniel R. Hayes, Mon., Feb. 5th at 2 p.m. in Woodlawn Cemetery. Burial under the direction of Moles Funeral Home.
ANDREASEN, Doris May, age 39 of 2354 Willeys Lake Rd., Custer, passed away Friday Jan 2, 1981. Mrs. Andreasen had been a resident of Whatcom Co. for 15 years and was a member of the Ferndale Seventh Day Adventist Church. She is survived by her husband Clifford & 1 son, Donald Ray Andreasen both of Custer; her mother, Helen Brannon of Roseburg, Ore.; 4 sisters, Mona Westbrook, Betty Davis, Pat Balliurd all of Roseburg & Clara Nichols of Richmond, Calif. Numerous other relatives. Graveside services will be conducted Mon. Jan. 5 at 3 p.m. in Woodlawn Cemetery by Rev. Walter Neussle. Burial under the direction of Moles Funeral Home.
ANDREASEN, Dorotha B., 90, 2027 Washington St., Ferndale, passed away in Bellingham on Thurs. July 11, 1991. She was born in Mishawaka, IN on March 25, 1901 and came to Whatcom County in 1920. She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church of Ferndale. She was preceded in death by her husband Harold in 1987. Survivors include a daughter, Janet and husband Ronald Kilmer of Blaine; grandsons, Robert Kilmer of Custer and Len Kilmer of Blaine; 3 great-grandchildren, Michael, Jason and Nicole Kilmer. Mrs. Andreasen is the last of three children born to Ed and Minnie Zigler. Private family graveside services will be held at Woodlawn Cemetery, conducted by Pastor Wes Olfert of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. Arrangements by Moles Funeral Home.
ANDREASEN, Grace, age 69 of 2354 Willeys Lake Road, Custer, passed away Thursday, Nov. 13, 1980. Mrs. Andreasen had been a resident of Whatcom County for over 50 years, was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church of Ferndale, and was preceded in death by her husband, Hjalmar in September of 1976. She is survived by 2 sons, Howard & Clifford, both of Custer; 3 daughters, Julia Yarbrough of Roseburg, Oregon; EvaLynn Schnackenberg of Ferndale; Phyllis Green of Gladstone, Oregon; 2 brothers, Don Nickols of Deming; Herb Nickols of Custer; 27 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Graveside services will be conducted by Pastor Walter Nuessle and Pastor Roger Worley Monday, Nov. 17 at 2:30 p.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery. Arrangements by Moles Funeral Home.
ANDREASEN, Harold - Graveside services for Harold Andreasen, 92, of 2027 Washington St., Ferndale, will be at 1 p.m., Friday at Woodlawn Cemetery in Ferndale, with Pastor Wes Olfert officiating. Mr. Andreasen died Wednesday in a Ferndale nursing home. He was born in Minnesota on March 22, 1895, and was a lifelong resident of Whatcom County. A member of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church of Ferndale, he was a retired logger and mill worker. He is survived by his wife, Dorotha, of the family home; a daughter, Janet Kilmer of Ferndale; two grandsons, Robert and Len Kilmer; and one great-grandson. Arrangements by Moles Funeral Home.
ANDREASEN, Henrick, age 75, of 1214 E. Victor St., passed away at home Thursday, July 17, (1957). Mr. Andreasen had resided in this community for the past 55 years; was a retired longshoreman; was a member of Our Saviours's Lutheran Church and the International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union, Local No. 7. Survivors are his widow, Alida, at home; two sons, Herman of Seattle and Gordon of Norwalk, Calif.; four grandchildren; one sister in Norway. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by pastor Don Taylor, Monday, July 21, at 10:30 a.m. Final resting place Greenacres.
ANDREASEN, Hjalmar, age 79, of 2354 Willeys Lake Rd., Custer, passed away Thurs., Sept. 2, (1976). Mr. Andreasen had been a resident of Ferndale and Custer areas since 1906 and was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church of Ferndale, Laurel Post No. 3685 VFW, Darigold. He is survived by his wife, Grace; two sons, Howard of Bellingham, Clifford of Roseburg, Oregon; three daughters, Julia Yarbrough of Roseburg, Oregon, Eva Lynn Schnacenberg of Ferndale, Phyllis Green of Roseburg, Oregon; 2 brothers, Harold of Custer, Christian of Ferndale; two sisters, Hilma Thompson of Reedsport, Oregon, Elizabeth Murray of Bellingham; 24 grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews and other relatives. Funeral services will be conducted by Pastors Roger Worley and Al Blumenshien Tuesday, Sept. 7 at 10 a.m. in the Seventh Day Adventist Church of Ferndale. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery under the direction of Moles Funeral Home. The family would appreciate memorials to the Heart Fund.
ANDREASEN, Maude Virginia, age 59 years, of 708 North 35th St., Seattle, passed away in Bellingham, Sunday, April 27, (1952) following a lengthy illness. She had been a resident of the Ferndale community for many years before moving to Seattle 10 years ago. She is survived by her husband, Andrew; one daughter, Mrs. Delores Bearden, of Ephrata; one son, Vernon, of Bremerton; one sister, Mrs. Mary Engberg, of Seattle; two brothers, Max Taylor, of Bellingham, and Claude Parsons, of Stockton, Calif., and her step-father, Phil Taylor, of Bellingham. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, April 29, at 10 a. m. from the Monroe Funeral Home at Ferndale, with Elder C. A. Taylor, officiating. Interment, Woodlawn Cemetery.
ANDREASEN, Max, age 59, of Prineville, Ore., passed away in that city Tuesday, May 29, (1956). Mr. Andreasen was a lumber grader, and had been a resident of Prineville the past 19 years, was a veteran of WWI, and a member of the F.O.E. of Prineville. Surviving relatives include two nephews, Basil A. Long of Bellingham and Donald Andreasen of Petaluma, Calif. The remains rest at Jones' Harlow-Hollingsworth Funeral Home. Graveside services will be conducted at Bay View Cemetery Tuesday, June 5 at 10:30 a.m. by Rev. Clarence Haugen.
ANDREASEN, Lyle Maurice, age 25, of 2722 Kulshan Street, passed away in a local hospital Friday, December 14, (1951) following an accident. Mr. Andreasen had resided in Whatcom County for the past 17 years and was in the employ of the Warnick Lumber Company as a logger. He was a veteran of World War II, and was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist church of Ferndale. He leaves to survive his wife, Mrs. Alma Andreasen, at home; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Andreasen; one brother, Ernest, and one sister, Miss Janet Andreasen, all of Custer; and many uncles and aunts. The remains rest at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth where services will be conducted by Elder Charles Taylor and Elder R. J. Winders, Monday, December 17, at 3:00 p.m. Final resting place, Woodlawn.
ANDREASON, Hazel, of 3444 Cottonwood Place, Bellingham, passed away at St. Joseph Hospital on Sunday, May 17, 1992. She was born in Point Roberts, Washington (June 19, 1913) to Richard and Laura Peltier. She formerly owned the Sunset Cafe in Point Roberts, Washington. She married her loving husband Ib in Point Roberts and recently celebrated many happy years of marriage. She enjoyed traveling and visiting relatives and friends, but will be remembered for her love of gardening and flowers. She is survived by her husband Ib of the family home; a daughter, Claudette and husband Gary Pond of Juneau, Alaska; two sisters, Gloria Reno of Bellingham and Phyllis Roberts of Buena Park, California; 3 grandchildren, Susan, Lauri and Patty, and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 21, 1992 at 2:00 p.m. Westford Funeral Home, Rev. Larry Guderian will officiate.
ANDREEN, Charles R., age 74, of 715 Laurel, passed away Sunday, May 15, (1966). Mr. Andreen had resided in Bellingham for the past 57 years, was a retired longshoreman, a member of Eagles Lodge Aerie No. 31, and the Longshoreman's Union Local. He leaves to survive his wife, Lucile at home, 1 brother, Gustaf Andreen and 1 sister, Mrs. Lydia Rasmusson both of Boras, Sweden. Funeral services will be held in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home, Thursday, May 19 at 1:30 p.m., Rev. Kenneth Daugs officiating. Interment Greenacres.
ANDREEN, Lucile C., age 82, of 2904 Ellis St., passed away Mon. Oct. 3, (1977). Mrs. Andreen had resided in Bellingham for the past 82 years, was a member of the Church of the Assumption & past president of GAR. She leaves to survive 1 brother, Clarence Burgess; 1 sister, Mrs. Thelma Deeter both of this city; numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services were conducted Thurs., Oct. 6 at 11:30 a.m. at Greenacres Memorial Park under the direction of the Westford Funeral Home.
ANDRES, Claus E., age 82, of Route 1, Ferndale, passed away at a local hospital Wednesday, February 14, (1952) following a lingering illness. Mr. Andres had been a resident of the Ferndale district for the past 30 years and was with the U. S. Indian Service for 16 years. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Ferndale, the F. & A.M. and the O. E. S., both of Ferndale, and the I. O. O. F. of Bellingham. He is survived by his wife, Lisa; one brother, Carl of Nebraska; one sister, Mrs. Tena Harrison, of California; five step-daughters, Mable Cotton, of Burlington, Carrie and Martha Cotton, both of Seattle, Mrs. Nellie Snowden, of Ferndale, and Mrs. Victoria Larson, of Seattle; two step-sons, Amos Cotton of Burlington, and Frank Cotton, of Seattle; one niece, Mrs. Selma Wilson, of Kent; 17 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted from the Monroe Funeral Home at Ferndale, Saturday, February 16, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. C. W. Wheeler, officiating. Interment, Greenacres.
ANDRES, Lisa, 86, of Kent, passed away November 6, (1966). A former resident of Ferndale, she is survived by 1 daughter, Mrs. Vickie Joslin of Tacoma; 3 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Graveside services will be conducted Friday, November 11 at 1 p.m. by Rev. William Shroyer in Greenacres Memorial Park. Arrangements under the direction of Moles Funeral Home.
ANDRESEN, Diana Ruth, age 29 of Blaine, died Thurs. Aug. 12, 1982. She was a resident of Blaine for 3 years & a member of the Cloverdale Bible Way Church. Surviving are a husband, Robert; 2 sons, Christopher & Samuel; 2 daughters, Gladys & Sharon, all of Blaine; her parents, Douglas & Hazel Dietrich; 3 brothers, Bob, Dan & Donald Dietrich; 4 sisters, Bonnie, Becky, Debbie & Barbara Dietrich, all in Arizona. Services will be conducted Tues. Aug. 17 at 1 p.m. in the Maple Valley Lighthouse, Maple Valley, Wa. with interment in the Greenwood Memorial Park. Arrangements by Jerns & LeVeck Funeral Chapel Crematorium. [b. Aug. 6, 1953 Tucson, AZ; m. 30 Nov 1974 Tucson]
ANDRESEN, Peter M., age 97 of 700 32nd passed away Wed. Sept. 26, (1984). Mr. Andresen had been a resident of Bellingham for many years. A retired Stevedore foreman & charter member of Sons of Norway & a member of Local No. 98 ILWU & Foremans Union. He leaves to survive his son Harold Anderson & daughter Camilla Brunhaver Garenzini both of city; 4 grandchildren, Ramon Anderson, Linda Bothell, Patricia Ayers & Bill Brunhaver; 9 great grandchildren & 2 great great grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Monday Oct. 1 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Westford Funeral Home, with Rev. Leonard Ericksen officiating. Interment Bay View. [b. July 21, 1887 Tromso, NOR]
ANDREW, John Henry, age 69 years, Tacoma, Washington, passed away at a local hospital Friday, January 12, (1945) following a lingering illness. Mr. Andrew was a barber in South Tacoma but had been ill and had been living with his sister, Mrs. Emma Hancock, 1415 J Street, for the past six weeks. Surviving besides Mrs. Hancock, are two sisters in England and other relatives. Funeral services will be conducted from the Bingham-Dahlquist Funeral Home, Monday, January 15, at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. James R. Hall officiating.
ANDREWS, Albert S., Pvt., age 19 years, of Lynden, passed away in Korea, April 4, 1951. He is survived by his mother, Mrs. Grace Andrews; four sisters, Mrs. Mona Sebins, of Mount Vernon, Mrs. Caroline Dickenson, of Lynden, Patty and Mary, both at home; one brother, Charles at home; a grandmother, Mrs. Mable Andrews, of Everett; a grandfather, Al Stuurmaans, of Lynden. Military graveside services will be conducted Friday, October 12, at 2:30 p.m. in the Lynden Cemetery, with the Rev. B. W. Pierce, of Lynden, officiating, under the direction of the Gillies Funeral Home in Lynden.
ANDREWS, Charles, age 39 years, passed away at a local hospital following an auto accident. Mr. Andrews was a fish buyer and had resided at a local hotel here. Surviving relatives are his mother, Mrs. Isabelle Ruchty; one brother, Robert E., and a sister, Mrs. Helen Lindsay, all of this city; also four nephews. The remains are at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth where services will be conducted by the Rev. James M. Wilson, Wednesday, August 21, at 1:30 p.m. Final resting place, Bay View.
ANDREWS, Chic, age 73, of 2531 Lynn St., Bellingham passed away Mon., Aug. 13, 1984. Mrs. Andrews had been a lifetime resident of the Bellingham area & was a member of Faith Lutheran Church, Bellingham. She is survived by her husband Bud; 6 brothers, Bob & Cliff Lind, Bellingham, Stanley, Leslie, Warren & Jack Lind all of Seattle; two sisters, Mrs. Dorothy Chamberlin & Mrs. Maxine Condrin both of Seattle. At her request no services will be held. Cremation Greenacres Crematorium. Arrangements under the direction of Jones Funeral Home. [b. Feb. 17, 1911 Edison]
ANDREWS, Effie M., age 95, of 1001 11th St., passed away Thurs. May 31, (1990). Mrs. Andrews resided in Bellingham since 1918; member of the Hillside Garden Club; Martha Watson St. Lukes Auxiliary and the Widows Club. She is survived by a son Robert & wife Martha of Middletown, New Jersey; daughter, Geraldine & husband Louis Simonsen of Vancouver, WA; 7 grandchildren, David, Scott and Lori Andrews, Tobias, Bob & Martha Simonsen & Mary Taylor; 3 great-grandchildren, Rose & Adam Simonsen and Colin Taylor; sister, Leona Weaver of Conway; special friends, Mina Lindbloom of City and Don & Myrna Judy of Burlington; several nieces, nephews & other relatives. Funeral services will be conducted Mon. June 4 at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home with Rev. Richard Christensen officiating. Interment Fir Conway Lutheran Church Cemetery. Under the direction of the Westford Funeral Home.
ANDREWS, Frances G., age 86, of Bellingham, passed away Sunday June 23, 1991 at St. Joseph Hospital, Main Campus. Born Frances McGahan in Spokane, WA (Sept. 19, 1904), she married Robert E. Andrews in Marshfield, Oregon (1924), and was a homemaker. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert, and is survived by two sons, Jack R. Andrews and wife Irene of Bellingham and Robert P. Andrews and wife Laurian, also of Bellingham; one daughter-in-law, Jean Andrews of Bellingham; two grandsons, Brian Andrews of Bellingham and John Andrews and wife Marie of Ferndale; a granddaughter, Patricia Ripley and husband Larry of Issaquah; three great-grandchildren, Robert Andrews, Christopher Andrews and Shannon Andrews. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, 1991 at Bayview Cemetery. Fr. Jim Lee will officiate. Arrangements by Westford Funeral Home.
ANDREWS, Frank L., age 69, of 2531 Lynn Street, passed away at a local hospital Friday, October 10, (1952) following a short illness. Mr. Andrews had been a resident of Bellingham for the past 23 years and was, for the past eight years, in the employ of the State Park Department. He was a member of the Eagles Lodge Aerie No. 31, and the Musicians' Union. Surviving are his mother, Mrs. Sophie Andrews, of McDonald, Pennsylvania; one son, Bud Andrews, city; two daughters, Mrs. Florence Beale and Mrs. Francis Rios, both of Dunsmuir, Calif.; two grandchildren; three sisters in McDonald, Penn.; one brother, Fred, of Detroit, Mich., and many other relatives. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, October 13, at 10 a.m. within the Cathedral Chapel of the Westford-Beck Funeral Home with the Rev. Clarence Haugen, pastor of Our Saviours Lutheran Church, officiating. Cremation.
ANDREWS, Howard J. "Bud" age 74, of 2531 Lynn St., passed away in Bellingham, Wed., Nov. 18, (1987). He was born in Montana, Jan 10, 1913 & lived in this area for the last 60 years. He was a parts salesman for Automotive Parts, lifetime member of BPOE, No. 194. He enjoyed hunting & fishing. He is survived by 2 sisters, Florence Barry & Francis Andrews, both of California. Family services have been held. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Under the direction of Jerns & LeVeck Funeral Chapel. [WWII vet.]
ANDREWS, Irene M., age 84, of 3102 Birchwood Ave., passed away Friday, July 2, 1993 at home. Born July 26, 1908 in Goshen, WA to Joseph and Irene E. Trecker. A lifetime resident of Whatcom County, member of the Church of the Assumption and Catholic Daughters. Preceded in death by sister Ann Lutz and brother Jack Trecker. Survived by husband Jack R., son William & wife Marian Pride, step-son Brian Andrews; all of Bellingham, step-daughter Patty Ripley of Issaquah, 5 grandchildren, 3 great-grand children, 2 brothers, Bud and Carl Trecker both of Bellingham, numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation Tues., from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Jones Moles Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held Wed., July 7, 1993, 11:00 a.m. at Bayview Cemetery with Rev. James Lee, officiating.
ANDREWS, Katherine - A native of Bellingham, Mrs. Katherine E. Andrews, 64, Lincoln City, Ore., died there last Tuesday (Mar. 18, 1975) and private funeral services were held Friday. Surviving are the husband, Walter; a son, Kent, of San Diego; a daughter, Mrs. Connie Rice, of Portland; two brothers, Joseph T. Pemberton of Bellingham and Dr. William Pemberton of Mill Valley, Calif.; a sister, Mrs. Mary Byers, of Mercer Island, and a granddaughter.
ANDREWS, Leslie J. "Jerry" age 78 of 1001 11th, passed away Monday Aug. 8, (1977). Mr. Andrews had resided in Bellingham for the past 60 years and was a retired machinist, owning Jerry's Shop. He was an avid rock hound and amateur photographer. He leaves to survive his wife, Effie M. of the family home, 1 son, Robert J. of Middletown, New Jersey, 1 daughter, Geraldine Simonsen of Vancouver, Wash., 7 grandchildren, 2 sisters, Marie Young of this city and Helen Korb of Bremerton, 2 brothers, Walter of Lincoln City, Ore., and Roy of Santa Anna, Calif., several nieces and nephews. Memorials may be made to the Heart Fund. Private family services were held Wed. Aug. 10 at 4 p.m. in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home. Followed by cremation.
ANDREWS, Marion Natrass, age 51 of Middletown, New Jersey passed away Thurs. July 16, 1981. Mrs. Andrews had been a former resident of Bellingham & leaves to survive her husband Robert; 1 daughter Lori; 2 sons, David & Scott all of the family home; her mother Mrs. Laura Natrass of this City; 3 sisters, Jean Peterson of this City, Lois Robins of Blaine & Lorraine Wagness of Normandy Park, Seattle; mother-in-law Mrs. Effie Andrews of this City. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, July 18 at 1 p.m. at Pfleger Funeral Home in Middletown, New Jersey. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. [b. Jan 6, 1930 Bellingham; m. Aug. 1951]
ANDREWS, Olive Belle. - On Sunday, July 15, 2007 our dear precious mom, Ollie "Olive" B. Andrews, age 99, left her earthly home and was taken to heaven. She is now with dad and her many loved ones that have gone on before. Ollie Belle Blythe Andrews had been at Lynden Christian Health Care for the past two years. She was born Feb. 9, 1908 in Ft. Gibson, OK to Albert and Maggie (Parks) Blythe. She was raised by her Aunt Pearl; and at age 21, she married Roy Andrews in 1929. They moved to San Antonio, TX where their first three children were born and then to Missoula, MT where they had four more children. Later they moved to Bellingham where their last child was born. Mom was known for her wit, being a great mom and homemaker. Her children and grandchildren will always remember the countless hours and love she put into baking breads and cookies for Christmas and special occasions. Most of all, her faith was an important part of who she was and she shared that with everyone who knew her. She will be greatly missed by her family and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. It is too mind-boggling to even begin to name all the surviving children. She is survived by Don and Rose Russell of Bellingham; Bettie Martin of Nooksack; Roy Andrews of Missoula, MT; Howard and Janet Andrews of Missoula, MT; Harold and Motoko Andrews of Everson; Kenneth Andrews of Seattle; Robert and Judith Andrews of Mesquite, NV and Johnny and Sharon Tellefsen of Everson, WA. [Burial in Nooksack Cemetery]
ANDREWS, Robert E., age 79, of 2828 Cottonwood passed away Sunday, September 4th, (1983). Mr. Andrews was a life resident of Bellingham and was a retired business agent for Teamsters Local 231. He leaves to survive his wife Frances G. of the family home; 2 sons, Jack R. & wife Irene & Robert P. & wife Laurran all of Bellingham; 3 grandchildren, Patricia & Larry Ripley, John & Marie Andrews, & Brian Andrews; 1 great grandson, Robert S. Andrews; & 2 nephews, Donald & David Lindsay. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, Sept. 7th at 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home with Rev. Patrick Ritter officiating. Interment Bayview Cemetery. [b. Marysville]
ANDREWS, Ronald, age 14 years, of Agassiz, British Columbia, passed away suddenly Monday, August 11, at a local hospital. He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Andrews; one brother, Roger, at the family home; five sisters, Bernice and Kathleen, at home; and Mrs. Mary Charles, Mrs. Virginia Shaw and Mrs. Irene Phillips; and his paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Peter Emory, all in Canada. The remains are being forwarded by the Bingham-Dahlquist & Jerns Funeral Home to Yale, British Columbia, for burial.
ANDREWS, Roy - A former local resident, Roy Andrews, 82, passed away in Missoula, Mont., Nov. 30, (1982). A carpenter and a member of the Carpenters' Union in Bellingham, he had resided in and near Bellingham for several years, and in Kendall from 1956 to 1966. He was born in 1899 in Belleville, Kansas, was raised and educated in Big Sandy, Mont., and resided in Missoula for several years when his family was young. He was married in Muskogee, Okla. to Ollie Blythe. The couple moved from Whatcom County to eastern Washington, making their home at Ritzville near daughter and son-in-law, Rose and Rev. Don Russell. In recent years they moved back to Missoula, Mont. where three sons reside. Funeral services were held Dec. 3 at Mt. View Chapel in Missoula, with Rev. Russell in charge. Six grandsons served as pallbearers. Survivors include: his wife, Ollie, of Missoula; five sons, Roy, Howard and Robert, all of Missoula, Harold of West Covina, Calif., and Kenneth of Seattle; three daughters, Rose Russell of Randall on White Pass, Betty Martin of Nooksack, and Sharon Tellefsen of South Pass Road, Everson; two brothers, Leslie Andrews of Pacso, WA, and Richard Andrews of Monterey, Calif.; one sister, Mae Tholstrom of Anaconda, Mont.; also 21 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
ANDREWS, Stanley, who has been a resident of Lynden for the past several years, passed away Monday, December 3, (1945) in an Everett hospital after a lingering illness. Mr. Andrews was 37 years of age and is survived by his wife, Grace; two sons, Albert and Charles, and four daughters, Mrs. Mona Sebens, of Burlington, Caroline, Mary and Pattie, all at home; his mother, Mrs. Mabel Andrews, of Everett, and one brother, Samuel Andrews, in Seattle. Funeral services were conducted at the Knapp and Knapp Funeral Home in Lynden, Thursday, December 6, at 2 p.m. with Rev. E. Henning Seaberg officiating. Interment in the Monumenta Cemetery.
ANDREWS, Wilma Belle, age 73, of 2816 Chautauqua Street, passed away in a local hospital Saturday, June 18, 1948. Mrs. Andrews had resided in this community for the past 32 years and was a member of the Garden St. Methodist Church, World War I Mother's Club and W.C.T.U. Surviving relatives are two daughters, Mrs. B. C. Young, of Bellingham, and Mrs. Walter Korb, of Bremerton; three sons, L. J., of Bellingham, R. g., of Balitmore, Md., and W. I., of Seattle; two sisters, Mrs. H. B. Lawrence, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Mrs. I. A. Romas, of Burns, Wyoming; two brothers, R. E. Irwin, of San Diego, Calif., and J. F. Irwin, of Wellman, Iowa; also nine grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. The remains are at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingswoth where services will be conducted by the Rev. Alexander P. Aiton Tuesday, June 22, at 2 p.m. Cremation.
ANDRIESEN, John - Funeral services for John Andriesen, 92, who died in Lynden on Monday, Oct. 15, 1990, will be conducted on Thursday at 2 p.m. in the Second Christian Reformed Church with Rev. Louis Kersktra officiating. Burial will follow in Monumenta Cemetery. Mr. Andriesen was born in Wisconsin on May 7, 1898 and moved to the Lynden area with his wife Nellie from Billings, Mont. in 1929. He operated a dairy farm on the Hannegan Road south of Lynden for many years and was a member of the Second Christian Reformed Church. He was preceded in death by his wife Nellie in 1968. He is survived by six sisters: Elizabeth Tiesinga and Nellie VanDalfsen, both of Lynden; Tena Andriesen, Hilda Zoerhof, Winifred VanderBie and Ella Spoelstra, all of Holland, Mich. He was also preceded in death by a brother and four sisters. Arrangements are under the direction of Gillies Funeral Home, Lynden.
ANDRIESEN, Nellie, age 60, of 108 Cedar Drive, Lynden, passed away Friday, July 12, (1968) in a local hospital after a short illness. She was a member of the Second Christian Reformed Church and had lived in the Lynden area for the past 39 years. She is survived by her husband, John; 1 brother, Peter Douma of Lynden; 3 sisters, Mrs. Nick DeVries of Sumas; Mrs. Klazina Carl of Bellingham, and Mrs. William Van Wyck of Lynden. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, July 15 at 2 p.m. in the Second Christian Reformed church with Rev. Donald Negen officiating. Burial will follow in the Monumenta Cemetery under the direction of the Gillies Funeral Home.
ANDRIFF, Clara, age 78 of 4225 E. Oregon, passed away Fri. Oct. 16, (1981). Mrs. Andriff had resided in Bellingham since 1923, was a former employee of the Cascade Laundry. She leaves to survive 1 son, Martin Anderson of Moses Lake; 3 daughters, Ella VanEtten and Goldie Johnson both of this city, Mable Balcom of Olympia; 1 step-son, Ernie Andriff of City; 1 step-daughter, Jean Rozitski of Everson; 18 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Mon. Oct. 19 at 2 p.m. at Greenacres Memorial Park under the direction of the Westford Funeral Home. [b. April 14, 1903 Basil, Switz.]
ANDRIFF, William, age 73, 4225 E. Oregon, passed away Mon., Jan. 2, (1978). Mr. Andriff was a life resident of Bellingham and was a retired logger. He leaves to survive his wife, Clara of the family home; 1 son, Ernie of Everson; 1 daughter, Mrs. Jean Rozitski of Everson; 1 step son and 3 step daughters, 1 brother, James; 3 sisters, Mrs. Leslie Taylor of Seattle, Mrs. June Marshall and Mrs. Helen Swank, both of this city; 16 grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Thurs., Jan. 5 at 1:30 p.m. in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home with Rev. Lawrence Guderian officiating. Interment Greenacres.
ANDRINA, Carolyn, age 58, of 7547 Birch Bay Dr., Blaine, passed away Saturday, Aug. 18th, (1984) in Blaine. She was a past member of the Parents Without Partners in Seattle. Surviving are 4 sons, John B., Jim G., Jerry B. & Jay B. Andrina, all of Seattle; 1 daughter, Jan L. & husband Randell Mouw of Birch Bay; 1 sister Margorie Christensen of Calif.; & 6 grandchildren. She had been a resident of the county for 3 years & spent the rest of her life in Seattle. Private family services to be held later this week. Memorials may be made to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Fund. Arrangements by Jerns McKinney Funeral Chapel.
ANDRLE, Frank, age 74, of 2738 Pacific St., passed away Friday, November 6, (1964). A life resident of Bellingham and Whatcom County. Mr. Andrle was a retired farmer. Survivors are his widow, Anna at home; three daughters, Mrs. henry Cash of Mt. Vernon, Mrs. John Durr of Milton and Mrs. Henry Smith of Alger; five grandchildren; four great grandchildren. Dr. Glenn C. Carlson will conduct services at the Jones Funeral Home, November 9 at 11:00 p.m. Final resting place Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANDRUS, Flora M, age 66, 2828 Lyle Street, passed away in a local hospital Saturday, November 23, (1963). A forty year resident of the city, Mrs. Andrus had attended the Congregational Church and was a member of the Rebekah Lodge at Edison. Survivors are her husband, Harry O., at home; one son, C. E. Andrus of Albuquerque, N. M.; two grandchildren in St. Louis, Missouri; two brothers, Robert Temple of Louisville, Ky., and Fred Temple of Mt. Eden, Ky.; and one sister, Mrs. Ida Murphy, also of Mt. Eden. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by Rev. Donald S. Lamka Wednesday, November 27, at 1 p.m., followed by cremation.
ANDRUS, Hattie G., age 100, resided at 2726 Alderwood Ave., Bellingham, passed away Sunday, Sept. 18, 1994. Born May 30, 1894 in Loyalton, South Dakota to John and Sarah Messinger, she moved to the Haynie community as a young girl. Hattie married Walter D. Andrus in Blaine, in May of 1914. Walter preceded her in death in 1959, as did their son Woodrow in 1944, WWII, Battle of the Bulge. She was a member of Rebekah Lodge and Royal Neighbors of America in Blaine. She leaves to survive three daughters and sons-in-law, Viola and Blair King of Friday Harbor, WA, Lucile and Melvin Jones of San Luis Obispo, CA and Nadine and Carl Stock of Bellingham, 8 grandchildren, 23 great grand and 9 great great grandchildren, 7 sisters and one brother preceded her in death. Hattie is survived by brother John Messinger of Bellingham and one sister Jane Rasmussen of Hawaii, numerous nieces and nephews. Services and interment will be at Greenacres Memorial Park, Wed., Sept. 21, 1994 at 10:30 a.m. under the direction Jern-Leveck Funeral Chapel of Bellingham.
ANDRUS, Mable M., age 61, passed away at the family home, 1801 D Street, Friday, November 18, (1949). Mrs. Andrus had been a resident of this community for the past 40 years and was a member of the Garden Street Methodist Church; the Rachel Circle of that church; Torrence, Cal. Chapter, O.E.S., and the North Bellingham Home Demonstration Club. Surviving relatives are her husband, Walter C., at home; one son, Willis J.; one daughter, Mrs. Alice Totten; four grandchildren, Jimmy and Gloria Totten and Michael and Patricia Andrus, all of Bellingham; two brothers, Carol and Earl Burrison, both of Long Beach, Calif. The remains are at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth where services will be conducted by the Rev. Alexander P. Aiton, former pastor of the Garden Street Church, and officers of the Sehome Chapter No. 17, O.E.S., Monday, November 21, at 3 p.m. Final resting place, Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANDRUS, Sarah B., age 79, of 2824 Northwest Ave., passed away in a local hospital Sunday, October 5, (1958). Mrs. Andrus had resided in this community for the past 50 years; was a member and Past Worthy Matron of Sehome Chapter o. 17, O.E.S.; Daughters of the Nile, Zenobia Club and the First Presbyterian Church. Survivors are her daughter, Mrs. Agnes Wherry, of Bellingham; one grandson, Ken Wherry, Seattle; two great-grandchildren. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by the Rev. Norman B. Harrison and officers of Sehome Chapter No. 17, O.E.S., Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 10:30 a.m. Final resting place Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANGEL, Donna M, age 64. A Sedro Woolley & former Whatcom County resident died Thursday (July 16, 1987). She was born in Sedro Woolley in 1923 & was employed as a cook at several area nursing homes & hospitals. She was an avid Bingo player & bowler & recently w/ her husband operated a "Fresh Fruit" outlet near Sedro Woolley. She is survived by her husband Frank; daughters & sons-in-law, Janice & Melvin Doyle of CA, Diane & Dave Peterson of Ferndale & Kathy Morales of Ferndale; 3 sisters, Elsie Clay of Mt. Vernon, Helen Meines & Dorothy Tyminski both of Sedro Woolley; 13 grandchildren & 3 great grandchildren. Memorials to the Heart Fund were suggested. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Sedro Woolley Union Cemetery, under the direction of Lemley Funeral Chapel.
ANGEL, Mabel Alice - Bellingham resident Mabel Alice Angel died Wednesday, Jan. 6, 1993. She was 82. Family memorial services will be held. Mrs. Angel will be cremated. Her ashes will be placed at Fairmont Cemetery in Spokane. She was born Sept. 25, 1910, in Friday Harbor to George and Helen Cary. Mrs. Angel was a past president of Eagles Auxiliary No. 3433 in Spokane. She was a resident of Spokane from 1954 until 1988, when she moved to Bellingham. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roger Angel, in 1973. Survivors include daughters Mary H. Beck of Spokane and Jane Capps of Mount Vernon; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Jones-Moles Funeral Home.
ANGEL, Petra Marie, age 62, of Route No. 1, Box 1068, Blaine, passed away in a local hospital Monday, Dec. 13, (1954). Mrs. Angel had resided in this community for the past 30 years and was a member of the Lutheran Church. Surviving relatives are her husband, Peter, at home; one son, Edgar P. of Vancouver, B. C.; two daughters, Mrs. Olivia Fox of Hermosa Beach, Calif., and Mrs. Edna Dennis of Seattle; four grandchildren; two brothers, Ivar Rust of Seattle, and Eli Rust of Minneapolis, and one sister, Mrs. Minnie Vogsather in Norway. The remains rest at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth where services will be conducted by Rev. P. G. Sonnack, Wednesday, Dec. 15, at 1 p.m. Cremation.
ANGELL, Earl E., age 51 of 497 E. Pole Rd., Lynden passed away in a Bellingham hospital Sunday, Nov. 22, 1981. Born in Warwick, Rhode Island Mr. Angell moved to the Whatcom County area from Beaverton, Ore. in 1970. He had been employed by the Boeing Co. as a production tool planner and had also worked as a machinist for the Skagit Corporation. During the Korean War he served in the United States Navy & was a member of the Masonic Lodge No. 217 in Woodland. He was married to his wife Bernice in Winlock, WA on June 26, 1960. Survived by his wife Bernice; 2 daughters, Mrs. Debbie & husband Michael Curtright of Lynden & Denise Angell at home; a son Dennis at home; 3 brothers, Ernie of Portsmith [Portsmouth], Rhode Island & Harold of Newport, Rhode Island, Roy Chapelle, Washington, D. C.; 2 sisters, Mrs. Faith Mendez in Portsmith [Portsmouth}, Rhode Island & Doris also in Rhode Island; a sister-in-law Mrs. Vi Angell in Chicago; numerous nieces & nephews. Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, Nov. 27 at 1 p.m. in New Life Fellowship with Rev. Ronald Slater officiating. Burial will follow in Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANGELL, Lee Creager, age 69, formerly of 2715 W. Maplewood Ave., passed away in Oroville, Calif., Wednesday, April 26, (1961). A resident of Bellingham for over 30 years, Mr. Angell moved to California in September, 1960. He was a retired machine tender at the P. S. P. & T. Co. for 24 years; was a tree farmer and a member of the Tree Farmer's Ass'n. of Washington; played professional triple A ball with the Southwest League for several years; was a member of the Birchwood Presbyterian Church; was an army veteran of World War I. Survivors are his widow, Beatrice, at home; one son, Lee E. Angell of Bellingham; two daughters, Mrs. Mary Lou Hepler, of Bellingham and Mrs. Lois Metcalfe, of Concord, Calif.; six grandchildren. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by the Rev. E. Gordon Crider Monday, May 1 at 10:30 a. m. Final resting place Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANGELL, Mary L., age 76, of 2715 W. Maplewood Avenue, passed away in a local hospital, Sunday, July 14, (1946). Mrs. Angell had resided in this community for the past 18 years and was a member of the Presbyterian Church. Surviving relatives are two sons, Lee C., of Bellingham and Christian C. in the East; two granddaughters and one grandson. The remains are at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth where services will be conducted by the Rev. James M. Wilson, Tuesday, July 16, at 1:30 p.m. Final resting place, Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANGELL, Ruth Lee, age 23, of 2715 W. Maplewood, passed away in a Seattle hospital following an automobile accident Tuesday, May 21, (1946). Miss Angell had been in the Waves, was stationed at Sand Point Naval Air Station and was a storekeeper, second class. Surviving relatives are her mother and father, Mr. and Mrs. lee C. Angell, at home; two sisters, Mrs. R. L. Medcalf, of Seattle, and Mary Lou at home; one brother Lee C. Junior, U. S. N., of Manila, P. I., and grandmother, Mrs. Mary L. Angell, of Bellingham. Military services will be held at Harlow-Hollingsworth funeral home Monday, May 27, at 1:30 p.m., with Chaplain Wells, from the Sand Point naval air station, Seattle, officiating. Final resting place, Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANGELO, Joseph M., 75, a former Mount Baker High School coach, died Nov. 13, 1992, at Permanente Medical Center in Walnut Creek, Calif. Angelo coached football and basketball in the 1940s at Mount Baker. His 1947 football team was undefeated. He also coached football at Washington State University and St. Mary's College. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and a sales manager for Kaiser Cement & Gypsum for 20 years. He and his wife Ernestine had lived in Orinda, Calif. for 39 years. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Ernestine; a son, Jay; daughters Michele and Lisa; and four grandchildren. Services were held at Santa Maria Catholic Church in Orinda. Burial was in Golden Gate National Cemetery at San Bruno, Calif.
ANGELO, Tima Elsie, age 78 of 1704 1/2 West First St. Aberdeen, Wash., passed away in an Aberdeen hospital Wed., Feb. 15, (1967). Mrs. Angelo had been a resident of Whatcom County for many years. She is survived by her husband Herbert Angelo; two sons, Eldon L. of Puyallup and Hardy R. of Eagle, Nebraska; two daughters Nina Shipley of Aberdeen and Fair Cavin, of Seattle; two brothers Earl Lingle in Calif., Willis Lingle in Montana; three sisters, Clara Northus in Indiana, Ruth Rounsefell in Oregon and Lola Nelson in Calif.; 14 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Sat. Feb. 18th, at 3 p.m. at the Gillies Funeral Home in Lynden with Rev. Myron Root officiating. Burial will follow in Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANGERMAN, Lillian, age 81, passed away at her home 1321 N. Forest St. Saturday, June 20, (1964). Mrs. Angerman came to Bellingham from Spokane in 1943, and leaves to survive one daughter, Mrs. Fred Streeter of Bellingham and one son, George in Kansas City, Mo., also five grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by Bishop Arnold Larson Tuesday, June 23 at 11:30 a.m. Burial will follow in Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANGULUCK, Martha, age 75 years, 513 Texas Street, passed away at a local hospital, Monday, December 9, (1946) following a lingering illness. Mrs. Anguluck had been a resident of Bellingham for the past five years and was a member of the Church of the Assumption. She had been living with her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Van Loock. Besides Mrs. Van Loock she leaves another daughter, Mrs. Mary Moore, Bellingham; also eight grandchildren. Rosary was said at the Church of the Assumption, Tuesday, December 10, at 7:30 p.m. Requiem high mass was celebrated for the repose of the soul at the church, Wednesday, December 11, at 9 a.m. with the Rt. Rev. Msgr. J. G. Stafford, officiating. Interment was made in Woodlawn Cemetery under the direction of the Bingham-Dahlquist Funeral Home.
ANGVICK, Lars C., age 80, of 1603 E. Illinois St. passed away in a local hospital Monday, Oct. 2, (1961) following an extended illness. Mr. Angvick had resided in Bellingham for the past 2 years and was a former State Senator of Montana. He leaves to survive 2 sons, Lars Edward of Reserve, Montana and John E. of this city, 3 daughters, Mrs. Cora Morris of Marshall, Ark., Mrs. Lucille Friedrich of Analope, Mont., Mrs. hazel Hughs of this city, 23 grandchildren, 1 brother, Carl Angvik of Phoenix, Arizona, 2 sisters, Miss Annie Angvick of Pientywood, Montana, Mrs. Lena Springen of McFarland, Wisc., numerous nieces and nephews. The remains will be forwarded by the Westford Funeral Home, to the Fulkerson Funeral Home in Peintywood, Montana, where services will be held.
ANKER, John Henry, of Chilliwack, B. C., passed away Jan. 26, 1990, at Chilliwack, at age 79. He was born March 13, 1910, at Berkenwoude, Holland, and he was a city councilman there. He was a retired dairy farmer, a member and elder of the Reformed Congregation of North America, and a board member of the Mt. Cheam Christian School. A funeral service was held Jan. 31 in the Reformed Congregation of North America with Rev. J. Roos officiating. Interment was in Odd Fellows Cemetery in Chilliwack. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth; children and spouses Jennie and Jon Veldhuizen of Woodstock, Ontario, Canada, Frances Anker of North Haledon, New Jersey, Richard and Lynn Anker of Lynden, Maria and Chris Neels of Rosedale, B. C., Bill and Winnifred Anker of Rosedale, John Anker Jr. of Sumas, Elizabeth Nykun of Hackettstown, New Jersey, Gary Anker of Everson, Gilbert and Cindy Anker of Everson, Jake and Ruth Anker of Everson; 35 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a sister, Marrigje Slingerland in Holland; a brother and sister-in-law, Willem and Jaan Anker in Holland; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his youngest son, Marty, in Lynden on August 26, 1989. Henderson's Funeral Home, Chilliwack, was in charge of arrangements.
ANKER, Marinus Gerrit "Marty" - Funeral service will be held for Marinus "Marty" Gerrit Anker, age 32, at First Reformed Church in Lynden on Thursday, August 31, 1989, at 1 p.m., with Rev. J. Roos officiating. Burial will follow at Monumenta Cemetery. Marty died on Saturday, August 26, 1989, in Lynden. He was born in Newton, N. J., on Feb. 5, 1957, a son of John and Elizabeth Anker. He came to Whatcom County from Orange City, Iowa, in 1978. He was employed by Lynden Ready Mix for about a year and also had worked for Great Western Lumber. He was a member of the Netherlands Reformed church of Lynden. He is survived by his parents, John and Elizabeth of Chilliwack, B. C.; six brothers, Richard "Dutch" of Lynden, Bill of Rosedale, B. C., John of Sumas, Gary of Everson, Gibb of Everson and Jake, also of Everson; four sisters, Jennie Veldhuizen of Norwich, Ontario, Frances Anker of North Haledon, N. J., Marie Neels of Rosedale, B. C., and Betty Nykun of Great Meadows, N. J. and numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements are under the care of Gillies Funeral Home of Lynden. [victim of stabbing]
ANKER, Susan May, age 51, of Bellingham, passed away Thursday, November 5, 1992. Born June 30, 1941 in Mansfield, Ohio to Stephen and Virginia May, she had been a Bellingham resident for 20 years; graduated in 1963 from Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA, receiving her degree in Education and French; member of Church of the Assumption; member of Gamma Pi Epsilon - honorary sorority; The Laurendeau Foundation for Cancer Care; enjoyed hobbies of art, books & music. Survived by sons, Steven Anker of Seattle, WA, Michael Anker of Los Angeles, CA, Robert Fritz Anker of Claremont, CA; parents, Stephen and Virginia May of Missoula, MT; sister, Sharon and husband Jim Scarborough of Missoula, MT; brother-in-law, John Eret of Springlake Park, MN; three nieces, Stacey and Stephanie Scarborough, both of Missoula, MT and Kelly Eret of St. Paul, MN. Vigil services will be held Sunday Nov. 8, 1992 at 7:00 p.m. at the Church of the Assumption with Sister Mary Thorne officiating. Mass of Christian Burial will be said on Monday, Nov. 9, at 10:00 a.m. at the Church of the Assumption with Reverend Jim Lee, Celebrant. Jones-Moles Funeral Home.
ANNABLE, John E., age 51, of Lynnwood, passed away in a local hospital Wednesday, May 30, (1956). Mr. Annable had been a resident of Lynnwood the past four years, was a salesman and vice president of W. G. Mills Co. of Spokane, and was a member of the United Church. Surviving relatives include the widow, Irene at the family home; two sons, John E. of Nanaimo, B.C., and James C. of Victoria, B.c.; three daughters, Mrs. Joan Delores Clevenger of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Miss Andrae Joann Mavis Annable at home, and Miss Karen Juanita Annable at home; four sisters, Mrs. Charlotte Hall and Mrs. Pauline Haigh, both of Mission City, B.C.; Mrs. R. S. turner of Berkeley, Calif.; and Mrs. Walter Brodie of Mantica, Calif. The remains rest at the Jones' Harlow-Hollingsworth Funeral Home where services will be conducted Friday, June 1 at 1 p.m. Cremation will follow.
ANNEMA, Harry, 70, a longtime Skagit Valley resident, died at United General Hospital in Sedro Woolley on Friday, April 2, 1993. He was born in Akkerwoude, The Netherlands on Aug. 26, 1922, the son of Tabe and Syke Boskema Annema. He was educated there and married Ida Raap in Friesland, The Netherlands on May 8, 1947. The family came to the United States in November 1951 and first settled at Hospers, Iowa. In 1955 they moved to Paramount, Calif. and in 1961 came to Skagit County, settling on a farm near Sedro Woolley. He had been a dairy farmer all his life and retired in 1987. He was a former member of the First Christian Reformed Church of Mount Vernon and also a former member of the Orthodox Christian Church in Burlington. He had served faithfully as an elder in both churches. He was also a member of the Sedro Woolley Rotary Club. He is survived by his wife Ida at the family home in Sedro Woolley, three daughters, Margaret and husband Larry VanderPol of Mount Vernon, Sadie and Rick Holleman of Lynden and Glenda Annema of Lynden; two sons Terry Annema of Burlington and his close friend Barb Vree of Seattle, and Henry and wife Jeanee Annema of Sedro Woolley; a sister, Gaatske and husband Jan Woudstra of The Netherlands; 13 grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. His parents and two brothers preceded him in death. A graveside service was held today in the Hawthorne Lawn Cemetery at Mount Vernon with a public memorial service following at First Christian Reformed Church in Mount Vernon with Pastor Michael Kooy officiating. Arrangements were made by Kern Funeral Home in Mount Vernon.
ANNETTE, Ella W., age 74, of 1200 Lincoln St., passed away Wed., Dec. 14, (1977). She had been a life time resident of Bellingham, was a member of the LDS Church. Surviving are 6 daughters, Eleanor Urquhart and LaVerne Stephens both of Bellingham, Dolores Marshall of Deming, Carol Knoll of Kent, Colleen Atkinson of Langley, Wa., and Katherine Dunton of Freeport, Maine; 2 sons, Vernon Annette of Bellingham and Robert Annette of Carnation; a brother, Harlan Glen of Deming; also 27 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren. Graveside funeral services will be held Monday Dec. 19 at 1 p.m. in Greenacres Memorial Park with Bishop George Martin officiating. Arrangements by Veroskes Bellingham Chapel.
ANNETTE, Vernon H., age 69 of 1187 Locust Road passed away in a local hospital on Wednesday, March 27, (1963) following an extended illness. Mr. Annette was a resident of Bellingham for the past 43 years, was a WWI veteran. He was a member of the V.F.W. and was a night watchman for the Port of Bellingham for 22 years. He leaves to survive his wife Ella W. at the family residence. Two sons Vernon Jr. of Bellingham and Robert of Falls City, Wash. Six daughters Mrs. Dolores Marshall of Everson, Mrs. Eleanor Urquart and Mrs. Laverne Stephens both of Bellingham, Mrs. Colleen Gerard of Mercer Island, Mrs. Carol Knoll of Tacoma and Mrs. Katherine Tabor of Key West, Fla. Also 24 grandchildren. Rev. James York, pastor of the First Christian Church will officiate at funeral service on Friday, March 29 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Bingham & Jerns Funeral Home. Interment Greenacres.
ANNIS, Addie L., age 84, of 1601 Lincoln Street, passed away at a local hospital Tuesday, January 6, (1953) following a lingering illness. Mrs. Annis formerly resided in the Nooksack district. She leaves to survive two daughters, Mrs. Ralta Jonasson, of Bellingham, and Mrs. Esther Wright, of Pasadena, Calif.; one son, Elmer of Oakland, Calif.; three sisters, Mrs. Nettie Lewis, of Hanabal, Wisc., Mrs. Nellie Cross, Park Falls, Wisc., and Mrs. Agnes Elliott, Edgewood, Iowa; one brother, Harry Sevey, Chicago, Ill.; eight grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Thursday, Jan. 8, at 2 p.m. from the Nooksack A. C. Church with the Rev. Joe Tom Tate officiating. Interment, Nooksack Cemetery under the direction of the Gillies Funeral Home in Sumas.
ANNIS, Andrew John, age 83, of 1521 Grant St., passed away in a local hospital Tuesday, Oct. 17, (1961). A retired coal miner, Mr. Annis was a 50-year resident of Bellingham and was a member of the Greek Orthodox Church. Survivors are five daughters, Mrs. Maria Provias, of Bellingham, Mrs. Anna Dalin, Mrs. Ida Nichaels and Mrs. Athena Martin, all of Tacoma, and Mrs. Molly Taylor, of Los Angeles, Calif.; 14 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by Mr. Douglas Anderson, Friday, Oct. 20, at 10:30 a.m. Final resting place Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANNIS, Charlotte Louise, age 83, formerly of Cedarwood Ave., passed away in a local hospital Monday, May 25, (1959). Mrs. Annis had been a resident of this community for the past 15 years and was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church. Surviving relatives include a foster daughter, Mrs. F. E. Bardwell of Bellingham; a brother, R. A. Kellner of Ferndale, and four sisters, Mrs. Tillie Horan and Miss Carrie Kellner, both of Bellingham, Mrs. J.D.C. Horan of Everson, and Mrs. Roy Snider of Seattle. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by Pastor F. Zehe, Thursday, May 28, at 1:30 p.m. Final resting place, Woodlawn Cemetery.
ANSON, Almeda C., age 89, of 7311 Woodland Rd., Ferndale, passed away Thurs. Jan. 25, 1979. She had been a resident of the Ferndale community for most of her lifetime & was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church of Ferndale & the Rebekah Lodge. She is survived by 1 son, Paul A. Anson, Col. U.S. Army retired of Seattle. 1 brother, George E. Mead of Santa Rosa, CA. 1 grandson, Christopher Paul Anson of Seattle. A niece, Ruth Smith of Ferndale. Memorial service will be conducted by Pastor David Masterjohn, Sat. Feb. 3rd at 2 p.m. in the Ferndale Seventh Day Adventist Church. Cremation was held under the direction of Moles Funeral Home.
ANSTETT, Leonard William, age 57, of 720 Fifteenth Street, passed away at a local hospital Wednesday, January 20, (1954). Mr. Anstett had been a resident of Bellingham for the past 50 years. He had been a past commander of the Albert J. Hamilton Post No. 7, a member of the B.P.O.E. No. 194, a veteran of World War I and he had served as chairman of the draft board during World War II. He was employed as a type-setter at the Bellingham Herald. He leaves to survive his wife, Edna, at home; one son, Joseph L., at home; one daughter, Mrs. Shirley Doepke of Camberly, England, and five grandchildren. Also his mother, Mrs. Wilhelmina Anstett of Bellingham, and one sister, Josephine Anstett Fox of Kalamazoo, Michigan. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, January 25, at 11 a.m. within the Cathedral Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home. The Rev. James M. Wilson officiating. Interment Bay View.
ANSTETT, Wilhelmina I., age 80, who resided at the Leopold Hotel passed away at a local hospital Monday, June 16, (1957). Mrs. Anstett had resided in this community for the past 54 years and was a veteran Red Cross worker. She leaves to survive one daughter, Mrs. Josephine Anstett Fox of Kalamazoo, Michigan; 5 grandchildren, Joseph L. Anstett of Las Vegas, Nevada; Mrs. Shirley Doepke of Huntington Park, Long Island, New York; Mrs. Joan DeMink, Miss Jean Fox and Thomas Fox Jr., all of Kalamazoo, Michigan; 6 great-grandchildren; one daughter-in-law, Mrs. Edna Anstett Schoettler of Saigon, Viet Nam. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, June 19 at 1:30 p.m. within the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home with the Rev. Harold K. Lawrence officiating. Interment Bayview.
ANTCZAK, George Anthony - Graveside services for George Anthony Antczak of Deming will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Greenacres Memorial Park. Mr. Antczak, 45, of 5782 Mount Baker Highway, died Tuesday (June 14, 1988). He had been a resident of Deming for about one year. He was born Feb. 18, 1943, in Milwaukee, Wis. Survivors include his wife, Teal, of the family home; two daughters, Hobbitt Tanya Antczak, also of the family home and Niki Rankin of Salt Lake City, Utah; and parents Si and Grace Antczak of Pembine, Wis. Arrangements are by Jones Funeral Home.
ANTHIS, Deanne Adkinson, 39, formerly of Bellingham, died Monday (April 21, 1986) in Kennewick. She was a graduate of Bellingham High School, and attended Western Washington University. She enjoyed square dancing and was also a round dance caller. She was known for her skill in needlework. Survivors include a daughter, Meghan Powell of the family home in Kennewick; her parents, Dean and Peggy Adkinson of Bellingham; a sister, Cheryl Adkinson of Minneapolis; and grandmother Myrtle Campbell of Bellingham. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at Woodlawn Cemetery, with the Rev. Don McClellan officiating. Arrangements by Jerns & LeVeck Funeral Chapel.
ANTONE, Harry O., age 59, of Rt. 2 Everson, Wash., passed away in a local hospital, Tuesday, Oct. 9, (1962). Mr. Antone was a life resident of Whatcom County. He was a strawberry farmer and a member of the Whatcom County Farm Bureau. Mr. Antone is survived by his wife, Louise, at home; two daughters, Mrs. Shirley McCollum, of Everson, and Mrs. Rowena Cline of Sumas; seven grandchildren; one brother, Joseph Antone, of Fort Langley, B. C.; two aunts and one uncle; numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Friday, Oct. 12, at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home. Interment Goshen Cemetery.
ANTHONY, Arthur D., age 96 of Blaine, passed away in a local rest home Tuesday, Nov. 25, (1975). A resident of Blaine for the past 5 years, he was retired from the Rock Island Railroad and was a veteran of the Spanish American War. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Horton, Kansas and was a member of the Spanish American War Vets and Peace Arch Post American Legion of Blaine of the V.F.W. Post of Pasadena, Calif. Surviving are his wife, Nada; 2 sons, Keitheo of Blaine and Lester of Eugene, Oregon; 2 daughters, Doris Jackson of Ferndale and Dorothy May Clark of Glendale, Calif.; 2 sisters, Bertha Lesher and Ivah Rightmire, both of Vislia, Calif.; also 8 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be held in the Blaine Baptist Church Sunday, Nov. 39 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Ron McCullough officiating. The remains will be forwarded to the Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Calif. for services and interment. Local arrangements by Veroske's McKinney Funeral Home.
ANTHONY, Charles A., 70, Mt. Vernon, died suddenly in the Skagit Valley Hospital Sept. 20, (1983). He was born May 14, 1913 in Concord, New Hampshire. He came to Seattle as a child and attended school in Richmond Beach. He was married to Helen Richards June 20, 1936 in Port Orchard. The couple moved to Port Ludlow and from 1941 to 1978 lived in Bellingham. He was a resident of Mt. Vernon for the past 5 years. Mr. Anthony was an independent log hauler for 40 years, member of the Washington Log Truck Assoc. Surviving wife Helen, Mt. Vernon; 2 sons, Richard Anthony of Pierce, Idaho, Roger Anthony, Mukilteo; 5 grandchildren; sister, Margie Carlson, Calif.; brother Melvin Anthony, Seattle. Graveside services will be held Fri. Sept. 23, 1 p.m. in the Greenacres Memorial Park. Arrangements by Kern Funeral Home, Mt. Vernon.
ANTHONY, Clarence J. - Funeral services for Clarence J. Anthony, 98, of 1200 Birchwood Ave., will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Jones Funeral Home. Cremation will follow at Greenacres Crematorium. Mr. Anthony died Tuesday (May 1, 1990). He was born March 30, 1892 in Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin. He was employed by Lind Gravel Co. for 34 years and retired in 1957. Survivors include his wife, Dagmar, of the family home; a daughter, Hazel M. Schultz of Bellingham; two brothers, Raymond Anthony of Blaine and Victor Anthony of Fond Du Lac; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
ANTHONY, Dagmar, died Wednesday, March 17, 1993. She was 101. A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at Seventh-Day Adventist Church with the Rev. Ken Parker officiating. Burial will be in Greenacres Memorial Park. She was born June 9, 1891, in Reykjavik, Iceland. A resident of Whatcom County for 70 years, she was a member of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church since 1925. A home health care nurse in Bellingham for several years, Mrs. Anthony was active in community service through her church and enjoyed helping others. She was preceded in death by husband Clarence Anthony in 1990 and by son Floyd J. Anthony in 1952. Survivors include her daughter, Hazel Schultz of Bellingham; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Jones-Moles Funeral Home.
ANTHONY, Dorothea May Findlay, 74, 3983 Sweet Rd., Blaine, WA passed away April 7, 1992 at St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham. She was born February 13, 1918 in Conrad, Montana to Bertrid L. and Lella Findlay; moved to Blaine at the age of three; graduated from Blaine High School in 1936; graduated from St. Lukes School of Nursing in 1939; was a member of the Easter Star, Marvista Chapter #511 in Long Beach, CA; was a Pearl Harbor survivor; was Director of Nursing Supervisor at Villa Care and Administrator at Nor Bell Nursing Home; and dedicated her life to her family and nursing career. Survivors are her husband, Keithel P. Anthony of Blaine; son Arthur and wife Sandy Anthony of Huntington Beach, CA; daughter Carol and husband Alan Christensen of Blaine; one sister Anna Burden of Waterford, CA; four grandchildren, Kellie and Ryan Christensen of Blaine and Jennifer and Greg Anthony of Huntington Beach, CA; numerous nieces and nephews; and so very many loving friends. A memorial services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 11, 1992 at Jerns McKinney Funeral Chapel. [m. May 20, 1941 HI]
ANTHONY, Dorothy V., age 74, of 1511 Iron St. passed away Sunday, May 23, (1976). Mrs. Anthony had been a resident of this community for the past 35 years, active in Senior Citizen, member of Vasa Lodge, active in Salvation Army Home League and 9 year member of the League of Mercy. Surviving son, Carl Anthony of Everett; 3 daughters, Jane of Marysville, Marion of Seattle, Zetta of California and 13 grandchildren. Graveside services Thursday, May 27 at 1 p.m. Woodlawn Cemetery with Major John Rocheleau officiating. Arrangements by Jones Funeral Home.
ANTHONY, Floyd Joseph, age 37, of 436 Baker Street, passed away in Kodiak, Alaska, Wednesday, August 13, (1952) following an accident. Mr. Anthony was a cook and had resided her for the past 29 years. He was in the employ of the Alaska Packers Association, and was a member of the Alaska Fishermen's Union and the Veteran of Foreign Wars at Coos Bay, Oregon. He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Anthony; and one sister, Mrs. Hazel Schultz, all of this city; and many uncles and aunts. The remains will be received by the Funeral Home of Harlow-Hollingsworth, where services will be conducted by Elder R. J. Winders Tuesday, Aug. 19, at 1 p.m. Final resting place, Greenacres Memorial Park.
ANTHONY, Mark V., age 24 of 4176 Jones Lane, passed away Thurs. Oct. 29, (1981). Mark had been a resident of Bellingham for several years, was a member of the YMCA and the volunteer Fire Department of Marietta. He leaves to survive his parents, Dr. Glen Anthony and Sally Anthony of City; a brother Paul G. and a sister, Lynn D. Anthony Beidel, both of this City; paternal grandmother, Wilma Anthony and maternal grandmother Mabel Hildebrand, both of Davenport, Iowa. Memorial services will be held Sun. Nov. 1 at 3 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of the Jehovah witnesses, 2935 Birchwood. Cremation. Arrangements by Westford Funeral Home. [traffic accident]
ANTHONY, Nada, age 78, of Blaine, passed away Sunday, June 12, (1977). Mrs. Anthony was a member of the Ruth Cahpter No. 52, OES, Blaine, Ladies Auxiliary of VFW of Blaine, Rebekah Lodge No. 321 and a member of the Altadena Chapter No. 526 OES, Calif. Member of White Shrine of Jerusalem, member of the Blaine Senior Activity Center. Surviving 1 son, Herbert Howe of Calif.; 2 daughters, Alice Gans and Esther Barrows of Calif.; 2 sisters, Joyce Feasold and Stephanie Hughes both of Calif. Memorial services will be held Thursday, June 16 at 2:00 p.m. at the Blaine Lutheran Church with Rev. Gordon Pritchard officiating. Cremation under the direction of Veroske's McKinney Funeral Home.
ANTHONY, Raymond F, 95, 456 "C" St. Blaine, passed away March 13, 1992 in Blaine. He was born November 17, 1896 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin and moved to Whatcom County 37 years ago. He was a retired commercial fisherman and had served in the Canadian R.F.C. He was a member of St. Anne Catholic Church in Blaine, Knights of Columbus Council #829 for over 50 years, Blaine Center Charter Member. Survivors are his wife Vala Anthony; son, Gordon and his wife Joyce Anthony all of Blaine; brother, Victor Anthony of Wisconsin; niece Gladys spieckerman of Bellingham; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Vigil Service will be 7:00 p.m. Monday March 16, 1992 at Jerns McKinney Funeral Chapel in Blaine and Mass Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday March 17 at St. Anne Catholic Church with Father Brian McGovern officiating followed by burial in the Blaine Cemetery. [parents: Isaac & Mary Jane; m. Vala Grimson April 14, 1922 Canada]
ANTHONY, Vala, age 93 of 465 "C" St., Blaine, WA, passed away May 16, 1993 in Blaine. She was born March 31 1900 in Mountain, N. Dakota to Daniel and Sigridur Grimson and has lived in Blaine 49 years. She graduated from Saskatoon Business college, worked for a military tent factory in Gary, IN; upholstery installation for Boeing; manufacture aircraft rubber gas tanks for Firestone in Ferndale, worked 18 years as a nurses aid at the original Stafholt Icelandic Nursing Home until her retirement. She spent the last 27 months of her life in the new Stafholt Good Samaritan Home. She was a member of the Grace Lutheran Church, Stafholt Auxiliary, Blaine Senior Center charter member. Survivors are her son Gordon Anthony and his wife Joyce of Blaine; five grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; nieces, Gladys Spreckermann of Bellingham and Elizabeth Hoydal of Blaine; nephew Arni Grimson of Mountain, N. D.; best friend, Loa Benedictson of Blaine; numerous other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends in U. S. and Canada. A funeral service will be held 10:00 a.m. Thursday, May 20, 1993, in the Grace Lutheran Church of Blaine with burial in the Blaine Cemetery. Rev. Dennis Wildermuth will be officiating. Jerns McKinney Funeral Chapel of Blaine.
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