BRAATEN, Henry, age 93 of 9592 Axlund Rd., Lynden passed away in a Bellingham hospital Sat. March 6, 1982. A retired farmer, Mr. Braaten was born in Trail County, N. Dakota & moved to the Lynden area with his wife, Betsy from Upham, N. Dakota in 1941. Member of the Lutheran Church, was also a member of Darigold & Western Farmers Assoc. He was married to his wife, Betsy in Upham, N. Dakota on April 2, 1927. Survived by his wife Betsy; a daughter, Mrs. Delores & husband Claude Parrish of Scotia, Calif.; 10 grand & 10 great grandchildren; 4 sisters-in-law & a brother-in-law; numerous nieces & nephews. He was also preceded by a son Gerald in 1967. Services will be conducted Wed. March 10 at 10 a.m. in Zion Lutheran Church, 7215 Valleyview Rd., Ferndale with Rev. Robert E. Johnson officiating. Private family interment will follow in Greenacres Memorial Park at 11 a. m. Memorials may be made to the Zion Lutheran Church or the Lynden senior Activity Center. [b. Feb. 24, 1889]

BRACKEN, Newton Craig, age 79, of 1509 East Victor, passed away at a local hospital Sunday, Feb. 20, (1955). Mr. Bracken had been a resident of this community the past six years and was a retired banker. Mr. Bracken was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Kansas, a past master and life member of Philipsburg Lodge No. 184, A.F. & A. M. in Philipsburg, Kansas, member of Scottish Rite Bodies in Topeka, Kansas, York Rite in Kirwin, Kansas, and a past patron of O. E. S. in Philipsburg, Kansas. Surviving relatives include two sons, Craig of Bellingham and Theodore of Skagway, Alaska, and six grandchildren. Services will be conducted from the First Presbyterian Church in Philipsburg, Kan., Tuesday, March 1 at 2:00 p. m. Final resting place Phillipsburg Cemetery. [b. Dec. 14, 1875 IL]

BRACKER, Harry, age 82 of 3021 Lindberg Ave., passed away Saturday, August 15, (1964) following a brief illness. Mr. Bracker had been a resident of Whatcom County for the past 20 years. Survivied by 1 daughter, Mrs. Violet Powell of Tacoma, 5 grandchildren, 7 greatgrandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday August 18 at 1:30 p.m. in Moles Funeral Chapel, Rev. Kenneth Daugs officiating. Cremation to follow.

BRACKETT, George, age 93 years, Blaine, Wash., passed away Friday, May 25, (1945). Mr. Brackett had been a pioneer of Blaine for the past 60 years. No immediate relatives survive. The remains are at the funeral home of McKinney, Blaine, where funeral services will be conducted Monday, May 28, Rev. E. P. Thomas officiating. Cremation will follow. [b. May 13, 1852 in ME]

BRACKINREED, Ethyl I., age 77, of 2115 Young St., passed away at a local hospital, Tuesday, Sept. 29, (1959). Mrs. Brackinreed had resided in Bellingham for the past 56 years; was a member of the Spanish - American War Veterans Auxiliary. Survivors are two sons, Elden of Bellingham, and Foster, of Burlington; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one brother, Art Barker, of Bellingham; numerous nieces and cousins. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by the Rev. Fr. W. Robert Webb, Thursday, Oct. 1, at 11 a.m. Final resting place Woodlawn Cemetery.

BRACKINREED, Lottie J. - Graveside service for Lottie J. Brackinreed, age 62, of 1414 E. Maple St. will be Monday Oct. 17 at 1 P.M. at Bay View Cemetery with Rev. Carl O. Fischer of Trinity Lutheran Church officiating. Visitation hours Sunday 4 to 8 p.m. and Monday 8 am till noon at Jones Funeral Home. Mrs. Brackinreed passed away Wed. Oct. 12, 1983. She was preceded in death by her husband Elden in May, 1983. She is survived by a son, Brian & wife Katie Brackinreed; grandsons, Andy & Aaron Brackinreed all of Tualatin, Oregon; step-mother Marie Just, City; 3 sisters, Marie Brandt of Sekiu, Wash., Frieda & husband Jack McCartney, City, Louise & husband Louis Ramuta of Alderwood Manor, Wash; 2 brothers, Joe & wife Mary Just of Livermore, Calif., Dick Just of Seattle; numerous nieces, nephews & cousins. Mrs. Brackinreed was a lifetime resident of this community and a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Whatcom County, 1310 Broadway, Bellingham. [b. April 23, 1921 at Lyman, WA]

BRACKINREED, Elden - Graveside service for Elden Brackinreed, age 66 of 1414 E. Maple St., will be Friday May 13 at 3 P.M. at Bay View Cemetery with Rev. Carl O. Fischer of Trinity Lutheran Church officiating. Visitation hours Friday May 13, 8 am to 2 pm at Jones Funeral Home. Mr. Brackinreed passed away Tues. May 10, 1983. He is survived by his wife Lottie, to whom he was married for 35 years; son, Brian & wife Katie Brackinreed; grandchildren, Andy & Aaron Brackinreed, all of Tualatin, Oregon; several nieces, nephews & cousins. Preceded in death by parents, William & Ethyl Brackinreed; and brother, Foster Brackinreed. A lifetime resident of Bellingham; retired general forman for Pacific Pearl Seafoods having been employed there for 20 years and a member of Teamsters Local No. 231. The family suggest memorials to Hospice of Whatcom County.

BRACKINREED, William A., age 83, of 2115 Young St., passed away in a local hospital Wednesday, Feb. 25, (1959). Mr. Brackinreed had resided in Bellingham for the past 57 years; was a retired machinist; was a member of the Methodist Church; was a veteran of the Spanish-American War and a member of the United Spanish-American War Veterans and the Weisenberger Camp No. 8. Survivors are his widow, Ethyl, at home; two sons, Elden, of Bellingham and Foster, of Burlington; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; several nieces in the East. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by the Rev. Calvin W. Moore, Friday, Feb. 27, at 11:30 a. m. Final resting place Woodlawn Cemetery.

BRACKNEY, Edmond - Services for Edmond Brackney, 80, will be held at 1 p. m. Wednesday in Jones Funeral Home with Rev. Allan Wood officiating. Burial in Greenacres Cemetery will follow. Mr. Brackney, a member of the Master Barbers Union died Sunday (Sept. 18, 1960).

BRADDON, Harland R., 49, lifetime resident of Blaine passed away in a Bellingham hospital, Saturday, May 12th, (1973). Mr. Braddon was born in Blaine, April 23, 1924 and had spent his entire life there. He was a fisherman and a charter member of the Blaine Eagles Lodge and the Custer Gun Club. Surviving are two daughters; Jerre McFarland and Sandi Ambrose both of Blaine. His mother, Mrs. Sarah Andrus of Soap Lake. A brother Jerry and a sister Audrey Ives both of Blaine. Two grandchildren, Brad Ambrose and Heidi McFarland, several nieces and nephews also survive. Private funeral services were held in Veroske's McKinney Funeral Home, Tuesday, May 15 at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Julia Brand officiating. Cremation followed the funeral services. Donation were made to the U of W Medical School or a favorite charity.

BRADEN, Lawrence E., age 66, of 2710 Lafayette Street, passed away recently due to drowning. Mr. Braden had been a resident of Bellingham for many years and was a magazine salesman. He leaves no known surviving relatives. Funeral services were held Tuesday, August 30, (1955) at 11 a. m. within the Cathedra Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home with Rev. W. Robert Webb, rector of St. Paul's Episcopal Church officiating. Interment Bay View.

BRADER, Isaiah, age 83 years, of 2201 Valencia St., passed away at the family home Sunday, Sept. 7, (1952). Mr. Brader was a retired carpenter, having lived in Bellingham since 1929. He is survived by his wife, Lillian M.; one son, Charles M., of Los Angeles, one daughter, Mrs. Hazel Halley, of Bellingham; three brothers, Joe, of Omaha, Neb., Robert, of Minneapolis, Calvin, of Los Angeles; one sister, Mrs. E. Sutton, of Omaha, Neb. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, Sept. 11, at 1:30 p. m. within the Cathedral Chapel of the Westford-Beck Funeral Home with the Rev. Bertha Broyle officiating. Interment Bay View Cemetery.

BRADFIELD, Martha J., age 71, of 2809 Kulshan Street, passed away in a local hospital Friday, Dec. 28, (1951). Mrs. Bradfield had resided in this community for the past 34 years and was a member of the Calvary Penticostal Church. Surviving relatives are one son, Harold of Selah, Wash.; one daughter, Mrs. Ann Fuller of Oklahoma City, Okla.; eight grandchildren and two sisters. The remains rest at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth, where services will be conducted by the Rev. David S. Land and the Rev. Margaret Copley Wednesday, January 2, at 10:30 a. m. Final resting place, Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRADFORD, Ada, age 78, of 915 Twenty-fourth Street, passed away at a local hospital Tuesday, March 6, (1951) following a lingering illness. Mrs. Bradford had been a resident of this community for the past 15 years and was a member of the Christian Church. Surviving relatives include three daughters, Mrs. Florence Sease at home, Mrs. Una Davis, of Bellingham, and Mrs. Anne McGregor, of Phoenix, Ariz.; three sons, Roy Manes, of Bellingham, Sam Manes, of Kalkaska, Mich., and James Manes, of Los Angeles, Calif.; 19 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; two brothers, William Hathaway, of Little Rock, Ark., and Edward Hathaway, of Richland, Mo.; three sisters, Mrs. Ida Simmons, of Sedalia, Mo., and Mrs. George Shubert and Mrs. Harry Casner, both of Joplin, Mo. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 10, at 10 a. m. within the Chapel of the Westford-Beck Funeral Home with the Rev. Arlo B. Bristow, pastor of the First Christian Church officiating. Interment Bay View Cemetery.

BRADFORD, Bruce M., age 33, of 1007 Roanoke St., Seattle, passed away in a Seattle hospital Sunday, Aug. 16, (1959). Mr. Bradford had been a resident of this community for many years before moving to Seattle 2 years ago; was a member of the Advent Christian Church; was a member of Teamster's Union Local No. 741, and worked for United Truck Lines. Surviving relatives inlcude the widow; Marlene at the family home; a son, Randall at home; parents, Mr. and Mrs. M. A. Bradford of Seattle; a brother, Kenneth of Murray Hill, N. J.; and his grandfather, Fred Parsons of Edmonds, Washington. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by the Revs. Dan Keepers and Paul Vannah, Wed., Aug. 19 at 1 p. m. Final resting place Sumas Cemetery. Casketbearers will be the Rev. Earl Crouse, Gordon Forbes, James Roland, Edwin Kohn, Duane Hanson, and Kenneth Hamilton.

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BRADFORD, Thomas Herman, age 93, 1230 Indian Street, passed away Tuesday, September 8, (1964). Mr. Bradford was an engineer for the Northern Pacific Railway before retiring; a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, and a fifty-year member of Fairhaven Lodge No. 73, F. & A.M. Survivors are his widow, Beatrice A., at home; three sons, Walter, Sedro Woolley; Leonard, city; William, Sedro Woolley; four daughters, Mrs. Dorothy Renfro, Sedro Woolley; Mrs. Natalie Truax, city; Mrs. Phyllis Bryan, Sedro Woolley; Mrs. Barbara Vaughan, Lake Tahoe, Calif.; twelve grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Private services will be conducted by the Rev. Father W. Robert Webb and officers of Fairhaven Lodge No. 73, F. & A.M., Thursday, September 10 at 4 p.m. at the Jones Funeral Home, followed by cremation.

BRADLEY, Annie Elizabeth, age 65, of 2715 Walnut St., passed away at home Tuesday, Nov. 3, (1959). Mrs. Bradley had been a resident of this community for the past 50 years; was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church; Daughters of the King; Birchwood Garden Club, and the Laundry and Dry Cleaners Local No. 127. Surviving relatives include a sister, Miss Florence Burgess of Bellingham; a brother, John W. Burgess of Seattle; a step-daughter, Miss Elizabeth S. Bradley of this city, and two nieces and a nephew in California. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted by Rev. Father W. Robert Webb Thursday, Nov. 5, at 1:30 p. m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Final resting place Woodlawn Cemetery.

BRADLEY, Alatha, age 62 years, of Lynden, Route No. 3, passed away in a local hospital Wednesday, September 21, (1955) following a short illness. Mrs. Bradley had been a resident of the Lynden district for the past 50 years. She is survived by her husband, Lloyd E.; one daughter, Mrs. Virginia Petersen, Bellingham; one son, Donald, Everson, Rt. No. 1; two foster daughters, Mrs. Jane Knaack, Seattle, and Mrs. Jean Berntsen, Norfolk, Va.; five grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Olive Osgoodby, Gardenia, Calif.; Mrs. Florence Stearns, Redding, Calif. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, September 24, at 2 p. m. from the Gillies Funeral Home in Lynden, with the Rev. Floyd Wells officiating. Interment in Lynden Cemetery.

BRADLEY, David Alvin, 42, of Kennewick died July 11, (1986) in Kennewick. Mr. Bradley was born June 23, 1944, in Bellingham. He was a building inspector. Survivors inlcude his parents, Howard and Fay Bradley of Kennewick; a brother, Larry Bradley of Burlington; and two nieces, Laura and Jannell Bradley of Bellingham. There were no services. Cremation was at Desert Lawn Crematorium in Kennewick.

BRADLEY, Don R., age 50 who resided at 2210 Alderwood, passed away June 26, 1980. He was employed at Intalco Aluminum Corporation. Surviving are his wife, Carolyn Bradley of Bellingham; 2 daughters, Laura Bradley of Bellevue; Susan Bradley of Bellingham; 1 brother & 2 sisters of Texas. Funeral services will be held Mon., June 30 at 1:30 in the Veroske, Jerns & LeVeck Funeral Chapel.

BRADLEY, Doris H., age 83, of 1204 W. North Street, passed away in a local hospital Sunday, February 15, (1953). Mrs. Bradley had resided in this community for the past eight years, and was a member of the First Christian Church. She leaves no immediate surviving relatives. The remains rest at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingswroth where services will be conducted by the Rev. C. Eugene Sabin, Wednesday, February 18, at 3 p. m. Final resting place. Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRADLEY, Freda, 92, formerly of 118 Tromp Road, Lynden, died Saturday (Sept. 14, 1985) in a Bellingham nursing home. She was born Sept. 9, 1893, in Osnabruck, Germany, and emigrated to British Columbia in 1914 with her parents and two brothers. She married Jesse Bradley in British Columbia in 1915. Mrs. Bradley moved in 1920 to the Omak area of Okanogan County, where her husband was a logger. They came to the Lynden area in 1947. She was a homemaker and attended the First Congregational Church. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1965. Survivors include a daughter, Vera Woods of Bellingham; a granddaughter, Sandra Olsen of Bellingham; and a great-grandson. Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Jerns & LeVeck Funeral Chapel, with the Rev. Martin Wells officiating. Burial will be in Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRADLEY, George, age 67 of 528 Sterling Drive passed away Tuesday, January 28, (1969). Mr. Bradley was a retired sawmill worker and leaves to survive 1 son, Raymond and 1 daughter, Mrs. Florence Schreeder, both of Everett; 1 sister, Mrs. Hilda Lien and 2 brothers, Halvor and Oscar, all of Olympia. Private funeral services were held Thursday, January 30 in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home followed by cremation.

BRADLEY, Geraldine Berwick died Thursday, March 5, 1998. She was 64. She was born Jan. 1, 1934, in Bellingham to Vera and W. R. Pitts. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Bradley. Survivors include her sons, Michael D. Berwick and John W. Berwick; a daughter, Evelyn M. Berwick; mother Vera Pitts; four grandchildren; sisters Arlene, Elaine and Jeanann; and friends of Club 170, Everett Eagles, and American Legion. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society. A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Solie Funeral Home Chapel in Everett. Arrangements are under the care of Solie Funeral Home.
(From the Bellingham Herald, March 8, 1998) Submitted by Merrily Lawson.

BRADLEY, Glen H. - Funeral services for Mr. Glen H. Bradley, age 83, who died in Bellingham on Sunday, June 1, (1986) were conducted on Wednesday, June 4, at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of Gillies Funeral Home with Rev. Miles Jackson officiating. Burial followed in Lynden Cemetery. Mr. Bradley, 8611 Depot Rd., No. 128; Lynden, was born on Oct. 23, 1902, and had been a life time Lynden resident. A retired agricultural worker, Mr. Bradley was the son of Lynden pioneer residents Silas and Martha Bradley. An avid hunter, Glen was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie No. 204 of Wenatchee and was married to his wife Viola (Furness), in Everson on Feb. 28, 1942. He is survived by his wife, Viola; a brother-in-law, Mr. Glen Hardy of Everson; and numerous nieces and nephews. Memorials may be made to your favorite charity.

BRADLEY, Grace Alverna, 91, passed away Saturday, December 30, (1972). She was a former Bellingham resident. The First Christian Church held memorial services for her with Rev. Bobby O. Edwards officiating. Surviving her are a nephew, Donald E. Richendorfer of Bellingham; a niece, Elva M. Mariotto of Everson. The Heart Fund is suggested for memorials.

BRADLEY, Harold, 54, former Lynden resident, died at Calgary, Alta., Canada, Thursday (March 13, 1952). He had resided in Lynden, where he was born, until moving to Calgary a few years ago. Included among the surviving relatives are the widow, Elanore; five sisters, Mrs. Maude Wilemson, Mrs. Elizabeth Harkoff, and Mrs. Florence Hardy, all of Lynden, and Mrs. Dorothy Nielsen, Blaine, and Mrs. Edna Kaukura, Astoria, Ore.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Also surviving are three brothers, Lloyd, John and Glenn, all of Lynden. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, March 19, at 2 p. m., form the Gillies Funeral Home, at Lynden, with Rev. Chester Blair officiating. Interment, Lynden Cemetery.

BRADLEY, Iver, age 81, of 611 E. North St. passed away in a local hospital Saturday, Feb. 17, (1962), following an extended illness. Mr. Bradley had been a resident for the past 60 years and was a retired commercial fisherman. Survived by his wife, Laura, 1 son, Roy at home, 2 granddaughters, Mrs. Fritz Anderson of Seattle, and Mrs. Betty Rider of Everett. Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, Feb. 20, at 1:30 p. m. in the Cathedral Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home, with Rev. Myron Hilty officiating. Cremation.

BRADLEY, John W., age 74, of 1401 D St., Lynden passed away in a local hospital Saturday, Sept. 7, (1963) following an extended illness. He had been a lifetime resident of Lynden and was a retired farmer and business man from the Ferndale and Bellingham area. He was a member of the BPOE No. 191. Survivors include his wife, Laura; 2 sons, James A. of Bellingham, Howard W. of Diablo; one daughter, Mrs. Geraldine Farnsworth of Bellingham; 5 sisters, Mrs. Maude Williamson, Mrs. Elizabeth Harkoff and Mrs. Florence Hardy all of Lynden, Mrs. Edna Kukura of Astoria, Oregon, Mrs. Dorothy Nielson of Blaine; 2 brothers, Lloyd and Glen of of Lynden; 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at the Gillies Funeral Home Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 1 P.M. with Rev. Martin Jordon officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRADLEY, Laura B., age 84, of 1401 "D" St. passed away Mon., March 15, (1976). She had been a resident of Whatcom County since 1910, and made her home in the Lynden area until 4 years ago. Surviving are two sons, James of Bellingham, Howard of Diablo Lake, a daughter Geraldine Farnsworth of Bellingham; two brothers, Max Sucee in Canada, Joseph Sucee of Bellingham; a sister, Julia Anderson in Canada and also 6 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Funeral services to be held in Veroske's Bellingham Chapel, Wed., March 17 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Marvin Jordon officiating. Burial in Greenacres Memorial Park.

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BRADLEY, Lloyd E., age 78 of 1269 Bradley Road, Lynden, passed away at his home Tuesday, December 8, (1964). He had been a resident of the Lynden area since 1886 and was a retired farmer. Surviving are 1 son, Donald of Lynden; 3 daughters, Mrs. Virginia Petersen of Bellingham; Mrs. Jean Berntsen of Detroit, Michigan, and Mrs. Jane Knaack of Hollister, California; 1 brother, Glen of Lynden; 5 sisters, Mrs. Maude Williamson and Mrs. Elizabeth Harkoff, both Lynden; Mrs. Dorothy Nielsen of Blaine and Mrs. Edna Kukura of Astoria, Oregon, and Mrs. Florence Hardy of Everson; also 6 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at the Gillies Funeral Home in Lynden Friday, December 11 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Marvin Jordan officiating. Burial will follow in the Lynden Cemetery.

BRADLEY, Mae Lois, age 70, a resident of Seattle for the past 15 years, passed away in a local hospital Wednesday, March 7, (1951) following a brief illness. Mrs. Bradley is survived by her husband, Edward A., of Williams Lake, B. C.; two brothers, Lloyd Jarvis, of Myrtle Point, Ore., and Fred Jarvis, of Eugene, Ore., and one sister in New York. Private services were conducted from the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth Wednesday, March 7, followed by cremation.

BRADLEY, Manford D., age 80, who resided at 210 N. Commercial St., passed away Saturday, Oct. 1, (1969) in a local hospital following a brief illness. He was a member of the Church of the Assumption, and the Knights of Columbus. He leaves to survive his wife, Mrs. Lillian Bradley at home; one daughter, Mrs. Margaret Constantine of Renton, Wash.; one sister, Mrs. Bertha Rice of Denver, Colo.; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Christian prayer services will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21 in the Chapel of Bingham & Jerns Funeral Home with Father Mitchell officiating. Requiem mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22 at the Church of the Assumption with Father Mitchell Celebrant. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery in Tacoma under the direction of Bingham & Jerns Funeral Home.

BRADLEY, Roy, age 60 of 611 E. North, passed away Sat. Sept. 22, 1979. Mr. Bradley was a life resident of B'ham. Was a Veteran of World War II, Member of V.F.W. Post No. 1585, Elks Lodge B.P.O.E. #194. He leaves to survive 2 nieces, Mrs. Barbara Anderson and Mrs. Betty Rider both of this city. 6 grand nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted Wed., Sept. 26 at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home with Rev. Richard Walvatne officiating. Interment Woodlawn. Memorials may be made to the Bellingham Fire Department Medic I, Childrens Orthopedic or St. Luke's General Hospital. [b. Jan 12, 1919 WA]

BRADLEY, Sadie L. 409 York St., age 80, passed away Monday, Oct. 28, (1974). Mrs. Bradley was a 20 year resident and was a member of the Methodist Church in Porter, Okla. She is survived by 2 daughters, Mrs. Jean Myers, City, Mrs. Connie Livermore, Ferndale; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. Services will be conducted by Rev. Howard Armstrong Monday, Nov. 4 at 1 p.m. at Bay View Cemetery. Friends wishing to attend may meet at the Jones Funeral Home 1/2 hour earlier. [b. Nov. 26, 1893 OK]

BRADLEY, William, age 83, passed away in a local hospital Wednesday, December 1, (1948). Mr. Bradley had resided in this community for 31 years and leaves to survive one daughter, Mrs. Marian Pietz, of Chicago. The remains are at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth where services will be conducted by the Rev. John H. Hamilton, Friday, December 3, at 10:30 a. m. Cremation.

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BRADSHAW, Gene Marvin, age 51, of 7240 Ham Rd., Ferndale, passed away Thurs., Aug. 3, 1978. A resident of Whatcom Co. for 11 years, he attended the Zion Lutheran Church. Mr. Bradshaw was a WWII Marine Corps veteran and worked for Intalco the last 11 years. He is survived by his wife, Adele; 2 daughters, Elizabeth and Reah both at home; his mother, Ruth Hoff of Worth, Illinois; his father, Bert M. Bradshaw of Fresno, CA; numerous other relatives. Funeral services will be held Monday, Aug. 7 at 10 a.m. at Moles Funeral Chapel, Pastor Robert Johnson officiating. Military honors and interment will follow at Enterprise Cemetery. The family suggests memorials to the Zion Lutheran Church. Visiting hours Sunday from 1-4 p.m. [b. Nov. 21, 1926 IL]

BRADSHAW, Bert M., age 81 of Fresno, Calif., passed away Fri., Aug. 31, 1979. Mr. Bradshaw had been a resident of Fresno for many years. He was preceded in death by his loving son, Gene M. Bradshaw in Aug. of 1978. He is survived by his daughter-in-law, Adele Bradshaw in Ferndale; granddaughters, Elizabeth and Reha Bradshaw both of Ferndale; sisters, Florence Hudson in Tex., Mary Barovich in Idaho, Minie Ford in Arkansas. Graveside services will be conducted by Rev. Geoff Piper, Mon., Sept. 10 at 3 p.m. in Enterprise Cemetery. Burials under the direction of Moles Funeral Home.

BRADY, John W., age 76 of 111 Bayside Rd., passed away Sunday Nov. 6, (1977). Capt. Brady was a resident of Bellingham for the past 25 years and was retired from the U.S. Navy. He leaves to survive 1 son, Jeff, of Seattle, 3 daughters, Jean Lipman of New York, Mrs. Geraldine L. McGrath of Newport, Rhode Island, and Mrs. Genevieve McGrath of Tacoma, 10 grandchildren, 1 brother, James Brady of North Hollywood, 1 sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Moore of Pasadena. PRIVATE Family services will be held Tuesday Nov. 8 at 1:30 pm in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home with Rev. Herbert B. McClellan officiating. Interment Bay View.

BRAGG, Arthur D., age 54, of 1057 State St., passed away in a local hospital Friday, Sept. 25, (1953). Mr. Bragg had resided in this community for the past eight years and had been employed as a cigar clerk at the Pastime. Deceased was a member of the Culinary and Beverage Workers' Union, local No. 529, and leaves to survive his widow, Frances, at home; three daughters, Mrs. Jack Dodge of Seattle, Mrs. Jay C. Black of Bremerton, and Mrs. C. W. Triplett of Redwood City, Calif.; also seven grandchildren. The remains rest at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth where services will be conducted Monday, Sept. 28, at 1:00 p. m. Cremation.

BRAGG, Benjamin M., age 84, of 1817 Knox street, passed away in a local hospital, Wednesday, February 25, (1948). Mr. Bragg had resided in this community for the past three years, having moved here from Yakima where he farmed the Yakima valley for forty-five years. Surviving relatives are two daughters, Mrs. Gertrude Haney, of Bellingham, and Mrs. Laura Johnson, of Seattle; three sons, Merle, of Inchelum, Martin and Robert, of Seattle; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren and three brothers, Thomas and David, of Yakima, and Nate, of Rochester, Wash. The remains are at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth where services will be conducted by the Rev. Ivan B. Bell, Monday, March 1, at 1:30 p. m. Cremation.

BRAGG, Frances L., age 61, of 1057 State Street, passed away in a Seattle hospital Sunday, April 14, (1963). Mrs. Bragg had resided in the city the past 17 years, where she was employed at the Horseshoe Cafe, and was a member of Culinary & Beverage Workers Union, Local No. 529. Survivors are three daughters, Mrs. Jack Dodge, Seattle; Mrs. Jay C. Black, Rodeo, Cal.; Mrs. C. W. Triplett, San Leandro, Cal.; seven grandchildren; one brother, Ralph Eaton, Washington, Kansas; two sisters, Mrs. Vera Storer and Mrs. Marie Moody, both of Abilene, Kansas. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by Rev. Glenn C. Carlson Wednesday, April 17 at 3 p.m., followed by cremation.

BRAGG, Frank P., age 59 years, of 2104 Wilson, passed away in Bellingham, Wednesday, Feb. 9, (1955). Mr. Bragg was a shingle weaver and had resided in this community for the past 31 years. He was a veteran of World War I. Mr. Bragg is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Opal Hewitt of Blaine; one son, Darrell of Ukiah, Calif.; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; one brother, Walter S. Mueller of Bellingham. The remains rest at the Funeral Home of Harlow-Hollingsworth, where services will be conducted by the Rev. Clarence Haugen Monday, Feb. 14, at 1 p. m. Final resting place. Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRAITHWAITE, Hilma M., age 79 of 523 W. Indiana St., passed away at home Fri., Oct. 6, 1978. A resident of B'ham for the past 54 years, she was a member of the Faith Lutheran Church. Surviving are her husband, Joseph at home; 2 sons, Lawrence Johnson of Kirkland, Erling Johnson of Seattle; a brother, Karl Olsson in Sweden; also 7 grandchildren. Several great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held in the Faith Lutheran Church Tues. Oct. 10th at 2 pm with Pastor Keith Swenson officiating, assisted by Pastor Evald E. Olsenius. Burial will follow in Greenacres Memorial Park under the direction of Veroske Jerns Funeral Chapel.

BRAJCICH, John, age 66, of San Pedro, Calif., passed away in a local hospital, Sunday, Aug. 20, (year not given). Mr. Brajcich was a retired fisherman and leaves to survive his wife, Antica at the family home; one daughter, Mrs. Margaret Gazijia of this city; one son, Anthony of San Pedro; two grandchildren; two sisters. The remains will be forwarded by the Westford Funeral Home to McNerney's Mortuary in San Pedro where services are pending.

BRAKHANE, Ada Emily, formerly Sedro Woolley, age 84, passed away in a local nursing home Thursday, November 18, (1966). Mrs. Brakhane was a sixty-year resident of Skagit and Whatcom Counties, and was a member of the Methodist Church and a life member of Cyrene Chapter No. 110, O.E.S. Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Gladys Erickson, city; Mrs. Delores Doxsee of Seattle; ten grandchildren; twenty great-grandchildren; a brother, Ed Buckner of Blaine, and a sister, Mrs. Kara Thompson of Victoria, B.C. Services will be conducted by the Rev. Willard Buckner Monday, November 21 at 3 p.m. at the Jones Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Enterprise Cemetery.

BRAKHANE, Henry F., age 87, of 1509 East Victor St. passed away in a local hospital on Saturday, Nov. 11, 1961. A 25 year resident of Sedro Woolley, Mr. Brakhane had resided in Bellingham for the past 3 1/2 years and was a retired telegrapher for the Great Northern Railway. He was a member of the Methodist Church in Sedro Woolley and a member of United lodge No. 93, F&AM of Sedro Woolley. Surviving relatives include the widow, Ada E., at home; one daughter, Mrs. Delores Doxsee of Willits, Calif.; 1 step-daughter, Mrs. James Erickson of Bellingham; seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by Dr. Ritchie D. Ochletree and officers of Fairhaven Lodge 73, F&AM Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 1:00 p.m. Final resting place Enterprise Cemetery.

BRAKKE, Earl F., age 68 years, of 2616 Russell St., passed away in a local hospital Tuesday, April 16, (1963). Mr. Brakke had been a resident of this community for the past 20 years and was a retired U. S. Immigration Inspector. He was a veteran of World War I. Survived by his wife, Frances I., at home. Funeral services will be conducted Friday April 19 at 3 p. m. in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home, with Dr. W. Dodsworth officiating.

BRAND, Andy Hoyt, age 79, of Blaine, passed away in a local hospital, Friday, June 2, (1950) after a lingering illness. Mr. Brand had been a long-time resident of Blaine. He leaves to survive one son, M. E. Brand, of Seattle; one grandson, Lee; one sister, Nellie Brand, of Bellingham; one brother, George Brand, of Blaine. The remains rest at the McKinney Funeral Home in Blaine where funeral services will be conducted Monday, June 5, at 2 p. m. Cremation will follow.

BRAND, Daniel, age 92, of Route No. 1, Arlington, passed away in a local hospital Thursday, March 22, (1951). Mr. Brand had been a 60-year resident of Snohomish County and was a retired logger. Surviving relatives are three sisters, Mrs. Rose Stanger, of Taylor, N. D., Mrs. Sarah Schwanbeck, of Elk River, Minn., and Miss Katherine Brand of Route 3, Bellingham, who is residing with her niece, Mrs. Mary Walter; one brother, Fred, of Alberni, B. C., and numerous nieces and nephews. The remains rest at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth where services will be conducted by the Rev. Daniel E. Taylor, Monday, March 26, at 10:30 a. m., followed by interment in Evergreen Cemetery at Everett at 1:30 p. m.

BRAND, Harold R., age 55, of Bellingham, passed away at the Veterans' Hospital in Vancouver, Wash., Saturday, June 24, (1950) following a short illness. Mr. Brand had been a resident of Bellingham his entire life, during the war he was employed as a guard of the Bellingham Shipyard and later was a guard at the Hanford Atomic Project. He was a member of the American Legion, Albert J. Hamilton Post No. 7. Surviving relatives include his wife, Mrs. Lila Brand, of Bellingham; a daughter, Mrs. Shirley Blackington, of Seattle; two brothers, James R. and Victor F., and a sister, Mrs. Allen Holcomb, all of Bellingham; three grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted within the Cathedral Chapel of the Westford-Beck Funeral Home with the Rev. James M. Wilson officiating, Wednesday, June 28, at 2 p. m. Ritualistic graveside services will be conducted by the American Legion in Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRAND, John Murray, Dr., age 62, passed away Friday, August 12, (1955) at his home in Lynden, following a lingering illness. Dr. Brand had resided in Lynden the past two years, and a year ago had retired as Veterinarian Doctor for the Bureau of Animal Husbandry, and Instructor in charge of the U. S. Border Station. He was a member of the Presbyterian Church; the Masonic Lodge No. 53 B. P. O. E. Lodge No. 194 of Bellingham, and the Pharmaceutical Fraternity of the Beta Gamma Chapter. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Nellie G. Brand at the family home in Lynden; two daughters, Mrs. Sally Reilly, Ferndale, Mrs. Mary Jane Hammer, Arlington; 10 grandchildren; one brother and a sister, Scott A. Brand, and Mrs. Elizabeth Coons, both of Stavely, Alberta, Canada; and two nieces. The Reverend Harold Penhalurick of the First Presbyterian Church, will officiate at funeral services Tuesday, at 1 p. m. in the chapel of the Bingham-Dahlquist-Jerns Funeral Home, with Masonic Ritualistic Services included by Masonic Lodge NO. 73, F. & A. M. Cremation will follow.

BRAND, Nell J., age 85, 1317 Grant Street, passed away Sunday, February 13, (1966). Miss Brand was a bookkeeper for the Northwest Hardware, and was a clerk in the Auditor's office for many years. She was a member of the Congregational Church. Memorials may be made to the Heart Fund. Survivors are four nieces, Mrs. Alan Holcomb, City; Dr. Evelyn Clark, Baton Rouge, La.; Rev. Miss Julia Brand, DuBois, Utah, and Dr. Dorothy Anderson of Stanwood; six nephews, Gordon Brand in Tanganyika; Sterling Brand, Ferndale; James R. Brand, City; Wayland Clark, San Diego, Calif.; Milton Brand, Seattle, and Douglas Brand of Montrose, Calif., and a great-niece, Jane Brand. Services will be conducted by Rev. J. Vincent Crane Tuesday, February 15 at 1:00 P.M. at the Jones Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Bay View Cemetery.

BRAND, Victor F., age 44, of Route 5, Bellingham, passed away at a local hospital Sunday, April 1, (1951) following a short illness. Mr. Brand was a lifelong resident of Bellingham and a veteran of World War II; he was employed by the Brooks Lumber Co., and a member of the American Legion, Elks Lodge No. 194, and the Teamsters' Local No. 231. Surviving relatives include his wife, Rita E.; a daughter, Mrs. B. P. Dupenthaler; two grandchildren; a brother, James R. and a sister, Mrs. Allen Holcomb, all of Bellingham. Services are pending at the Westford-Beck Funeral Home.

BRANDENTHALER, Richard, age 19, passed away at the family home, 1438 Meridian Road, Wednesday, July 30, (1947). Richard had been a resident of this community for the past 17 years and was a graduate of the Bellingham high school. Surviving relatives are his step-father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel S. Nichols at home. The remains are at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth.

BRANDON, Adelina, age 60, passed away at her home in Blaine Tuesday, November 10, (1953) following a lingering illness. She is survived by her husband Charles, of Blaine; two daughters, Mrs. Helen Whitman, Mrs. Neva Ragsdale, both of Seattle, and two grandchildren. Also one brother, Arthur Westerberg, of Portland; seven brothers and one sister in Sweden, and several nieces and nephews. Services will be held Saturday, November 14, at 1:30 p. m. at the McKinney Funeral Home in Blaine, the Rev. Evan David officiating. Cremation. The family requests flowers be omitted.

BRANDON, Cole W., age 83 years, passed away at the family home 312 Pine Street, Wednesday, November 21, (1945) following a long illness. Mr. Brandon had resided in Bellingham for forty-two years. He was a druggist and first-aid man for the Pacific American Fisheries. His survivors are the widow, Mrs. Fredaileen Brandon; one son, Richard D. Brandon, Tacoma; one granddaughter, Freddy Mae Brandon, Tacoma; two daughters, Eugenia and Monetta in the East; one brother, Will Brandon, Bellflower, Ill.; one niece, Mrs. Ina Mitchell, Bennison, Iowa. The remains rest at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth, where services will be conducted by Dr. Roy R. Smith, Friday, Nov. 23, at 3 p. m. Cremation.

BRANDON, Elinor G., 86, Blaine, passed away in a Bellingham Rest Home, Friday, July 6th, (1973). Born in St. John's, New Brunswick, August 14, 1886, she made her home in Blaine for the past 20 years, moving to Blaine from Everett. Surviving are her husband, Charles, at the family home, 1 son; R.C. Bill Carle of Vancouver, B.C.; 2 step daughters; Helen Whitman and Neva Ragsdale both of both of Seattle, a daughter in law, Gladys Carle of White Rock, B.C. Also 6 sisters all in Canada. 4 grand children and 10 great grandchildren also survive. Memorial services were held in the Blaine Congregational Church, Monday July 9 at 2 o'clock with the Rev. Donald Walter officiating. Cremation was under the direction of Veroske's McKinney Funeral Home.

BRANDS, Paul E., age 71 of 1025-23rd Street passed away Mon., Jan. 14, 1980. A resident of Bellingham for the past 20 years, he was a retired Journeyman Electrician and was a member of the I.B.E.W., and had served in the US Navy. He is survived by his wife Sara, 2 sons, Paul C. of Mustang, OK, John McKinley of Bellingham, a daughter, Marilyn Foster of Bellingham, a brother, Carl of Brighton, IL, & 6 grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Wed. Jan. 16, 1980 at 11 am in the Chapel of Veroske, Jerns & LeVeck Funeral Chapel.

BRANDSON, Kelli J., age 72 years, of Blaine, passed away at his home, Friday, July 2, (1948). Mr. Brandson had been a resident of Blaine for the past 27 years. He is survived by his wife, Oddney; one daughter, Mrs. Oscar Klebeck, of Edfield, Sask.; one son, John Eiford, of Blaine; one sister, Mrs. Richard Surrey, of Cambridge, Mass.; also nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; four nieces, and one nephew. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, July 8, at 2 p. m. (daylight time) from the McKinney Funeral Home in Blaine with the Rev. A. E. Kristjannson officiating. Interment, Blaine Cemetery.

BRANDSRUD, Henry E., 2526 St. Paul St., age 66, passed away Sunday, Nov. 6, (1966). Mr. Bransrud had resided in this city the past twenty-five years, and was a carpenter. He was a member of Carpenters & Joiners Union, Local No. 756. Survivors are his widow, Lula, at home; a son Merle, city; two daughters, Mrs. Lorriane Chamberlain, Santa Clara, Cal.; Mrs. Harriet McEwen, city; seven grandchildren and a brother, Fred Brandsrud of Minneapolis, Minn. Services will be conducted by Rev. C. Theodore Hegg Thursday, November 10 at 10:30 a.m. at the Jones Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRANDT, Charles, age 79, of 1109 Douglas, passed away in a local hospital Thursday, Dec. 27, (1956). Mr. Brandt had resided in this community for the past 27 years, and was a retired cook and commercial fisherman. Surviving relatives include his widow, Lena at home; seven sons, Carl E., William E., George, Henry A., Fred H., John R., and Gustav A.; one daughter, Miss Matilda Brandt. all of this city; 19 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The remains rest at the Jones' Harlow-Hollingsworth Funeral Home, where services will be conducted Monday, Dec. 31, at 1 p. m. Final resting place Bay View.

BRANDT, Anna "Gretta," formerly of 2334 Agate Bay Lane, Bellingham, age 81, passed away Sunday, Nov. 4th, (1984) in Blaine. She was born March 26, 1903 in Sweden, immigrated to Bellingham as a young girl. She was preceded in death by her husband, Oscar, Feb. 1982. She is survived by 1 son, Edward Olsen of Custer; 2 daughters, Carol Talmage of Blaine. Loretta Moody and her husband Ted, Spring Valley, Calif.; 4 sisters, Siri Lindborg and Karin Lindman, both of Bellingham, Agda Johansson and Martha Kullberg, both of Sweden; 8 grandchildren; 2 greatgrandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. Memorial services will be held Wed., Nov. 7, 11 a.m. in Greenacres Mausoleum with Rev. Don Walter officiating. Memorials may be made to the Icelandic Nursing Home or a favorite charity. Arrangements by Jerns McKinney Funeral Chapel. [came to USA in 1921]

BRANDT, Edward G., age 73, of 2205 West North Street, passed away at his home Tuesday, June 27, (1950). Mr. Brandt was born in Minnesota. He had been a dairy farmer in Whatcom County for the past 28 years, and was a member of the Lutheran Free Church in Ferndale. Surviving relatives include his wife, Jennie; four daughters, Anne Brandt and Veda Flockoi, both of Bellingham, Edna Brandt, of Washington, D. C., and Marion Myatt, of Seattle; a son, Alfred, of Lynden; two brothers, Peter, of Point Roberts and Lawrence, of Donnelly, Minn.; a sister, Mrs. Arnie Erickson, of Bellingham, and six grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted at the Monroe Mortuary in Ferndale, Friday, June 30, at 3 p. m. Interment, Woodlawn Cemetery.

BRANDT, Ernest, age 76, of 3105 Meridian St., passed away Thurs., June 15, 1978. Brandt was a retired logger & a life time resident of Whatcom County. He is survived by his wife, Ida; 1 son, Robert H. Brandt of Bothell; 4 grandchildren; 1 brother, William Brandt of Sekiu, Wa.; 1 sister, Mrs. Emma Wiles of College Place, Wa. Services Sat., June 17 at 1 p.m. at the Jones Funeral Home. Interment Saxon Cemetery.

BRANDT, Henry A., 74 will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Jones Funeral Home, with the Rev. Carl O. Fischer officiating. Private entombment will be in Bayview Cemetery. Mr. Brandt, of 2935 King St., died Tuesday (31 Jan 1989) in Bellingham. Mr. Brandt, a commercial fisherman for 47 years, was born on Nov. 10, 1914 in Provo, Utah. He lived in Whatcom County most of his life. Survivors include his wife, Bobbie Brandt of the family home; four daughters, Karen Brookshire of Juneau, Barbara Clary, Donna Porter and Sharon Tutterrow, all of Bellingham; one son, Henry Martin Brandt of Acme; five brothers, Carl Brandt, William Brandt, Fred Brandt, John Brandt and Gus Brandt, all of Bellingham; one sister, Matilda Brandt of Bellingham; nine grandchildren; nine great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. His brother George Brandt died in 1986. Arrangements are by Jones Funeral Home.

BRANDT, Jennie E., age 84, of 302 Liberty Street, Lynden, passed away in a local rest home Friday, March 31, (1961) following an extended illness. Mrs. Brandt had been a resident of Whatcom County since 1901 and was a member of the Ebenezer Free Lutheran Church in Bellingham. Surviving are one son, Alfred Brandt of Lynden; four daughters, Mrs. Veda Flockoi of Lynden, Mrs. Marian Myatt of Seattle, Miss Anne Brandt of Bellingham and Miss Edna Brandt of Berkeley, Calif., also seven grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted at the Gillies Funeral Home in Lynden Monday, April 3, at 1:30 p.m. with the Rev. Norman Dahle officiating. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery.

BRANDT, Lena, age 83, of 1109 Douglas Ave., passed away in a local hospital Thursday, Jan. 25, (1962). Widow of the late Charles Brandt, Mrs. Brandt was a 32-year resident of Bellingham, and a member of the Latter Day Saints Church. Survivors are seven sons, Carl E., William E., George E., Henry A., John R., Gustav A. and Fred H.; one daughter, Miss Matilda Brandt, all of Bellingham; 20 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Services will be conducted at the Latter Day Saints Church, 2929 James St., by Bishop Henry Linde, Monday, Jan. 29, at 1 p. m. under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home. Final resting place Bay View Cemetery.

BRANDT, Oscar A., age 86, formerly of 3107 Agate Bay Lane, passed away in a local Convalescent Center, Thursday, February 25, 1982. He leaves to survive his wife, Anna of the family home; 1 son, Ed Olsen of Bellingham; 2 daughters, Carol Talmage of Blaine; & Loretta Moody of California. Graveside services were held Monday, March 1, 1982 at 10 am at Greenacres Memorial Park. Arrangements by Veroske, Jerns & LeVeck Funeral Chapel. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

BRANDT, Owen E., 64, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 1993, as the result of an auto accident near Terrace, B. C. Graveside services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Wednesday at Saxon Cemetery in Acme. Rev. Craig Schoenberger will officiate. He was born Feb. 13, 1928 in Bellingham to Oscar and Pauline Owens Brandt. At the age of sixteen, Brandt entered the maritime service, traveling to many ports around the world. He also worked for Foss Tug and Barge and more than 20 years for the Alaska state ferry system. Survivors include mother Pauline Brandt of Seattle; sons, Steele Brandt of Phoenix, Ariz., Rocky Brandt of Kent and Kurt Brandt of Ketchikan, Alaska; daughters, Kathy Skubinna of Ward Cove, Alaska and Susan Brandt of Wrangell, Alaska; brother, Duane Brandt of Arlington, Wash; sister, Marie Swolgaard of Bellingham; and numerous grandchildren. Arrangements by Jerns-Leveck Funeral Chapel.

BRANIN, May R., age 82, 144 Orchard Terrace, passed away Wednesday, November 18, (1964). Mrs. Branin moved to this city with her parents, the pioneer family of Mr. and Mrs. D. F. Trunkey, in 1898, and attended Bellingham Normal School, after which time she taught in the Wahl District for many years. She was a member of the Garden Street Methodist Church; Maple Leaf Chapter No. 58, Order of Eastern Star; the Twentieth Century Club; the AAUN, and Friends of the Library. Survivors are a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Sisson; niece, Mrs. Gertrude Bartholomew; nephew, Herb Trunkey, and a grand-nephew, William Trunkey, all of this city. Services will be conducted by Rev. Joe Walker Friday, November 20 at 1:30 P.M. at the Jones Funeral Home, followed by cremation. [b. Jan. 13, 1882]

BRANN, James Melvin, age 86, resided at 716 12th St., passed away Sunday, Oct. 20, (1974). He had been a resident of Bellingham for the past 30 years and was a retired supervisor for Bellingham Boom. He leaves to survive his wife, Cornelia Brann; 2 daughters, Mrs. William H. Bagley of Bellingham, Mrs. L. J. Brown of Port Angeles; 1 son, Norman J. Brann of Calif.; 1 sister, Mrs. Lennie Steele of Seattle; 8 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Oct. 24 at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of Bingham & Jerns Funeral Home with Rev. John Vance officiating. Interment Bay View Cemetery.

BRANN, Maude E., age 63 years, who resided at 716 12th St., passed away in a local hospital Friday, Jan. 4, (1957) following a brief illness. Mrs. Brann was a resident of Bellingham for the past 19 years and was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Surviving relatives include her husband, J. Melvin Brann, of Bellingham; two daughters, Mrs. Carmen Brown, of Port Angeles, and Mrs. Maxine Bagley, Crescent City, Calif.; one son, Norman Brann, of Los Angeles, Calif.; her mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Oars, and a brother, Fred Oars, both of Everett, Wash.; two sisters, Mrs. Frances Johnson, of Seattle, and Mrs. Mildred Margoitti, of Los Angeles, Calif. Also six grandchildren. The remains will lie in state at the Chapel of the Bingham & Jerns Funeral Home until Tuesday, Jan. 8, when funeral services will be conducted in St. Paul's Episcopal Church at 2 p. m. by Rev. Father W. Robert Webb. Final resting place, Bay View Cemetery.

BRANN, Millie B., age 90, of 2197 Birch Bay-Lynden Rd., Custer passed away Friday, Jan. 28, (1977). She had been a resident of the Lynden area since 1936. Surviving are 4 sons, Harlan of Custer, Lester, Cecil & Ellis, all of Lynden. A sister, Fannie Davis in Kansas. Also, 9 grandchildren & 2 great grandchildren. Funeral services Veroskes Bellingham Chapel, Tuesday, Feb. 1 at 1:30 with the Rev. Hartley Christenson officiating. Burial in Greenacres Memorial Park. [b. March 15, 1886 in KS]

BRANN, Owen W., age 79 of Route 3, Lynden passed away in a local hospital Sunday, June 14, (1959). He had been a resident of the Lynden area since 1936. Survivors include his wife, Millie, 4 sons, Harlan of Route 1, Custer, Lester of Lynden, Cecil of Route 2, Blaine and Ellis of Anacortes; 2 brothers, Bert in Kansas and Harry in New Mexico; 9 grandchildren. Funeral services will be held in the Gillies Funeral Home in Lynden, Wednesday, June 17 at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Carl Lindstrom officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenacres Memorial Park under the direction of the Gillies Funeral Home.

BRANNIAN, Elizabeth, age 55 years, and late of 2530 Franklin Street, passed away at a local hospital, Monday, December 10, (1945) following an illness of six months. Mrs. Brannian had been a resident of Bellingham for forty-six years and was a member of the Knox Street Presbyterian Church. Her survivors are the husband James B. Brannian; two sons, Lt. James Donald, U. S. Marines, South Pacific, Richard Roy; one daughter, Patricia B. Brannian; one brother, Frank S. Smith; two sisters, Mrs. M. J. Balfour, all of Bellingham; Mrs. Peter Soret, Bremerton, Wash. The remains rest at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth, where services will be conducted by Rev. Russell G. Bisnett, Monday, December 17, at 3 p.m. Final resting place, Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRANNIAN, James Benjamin, age 78, of 2530 Franklin St., passed away at home Saturday, July 18, (1959). Mr. Brannian had resided in Bellingham for the past 67 years; was a member of the I. O. O. F., Bellingham Bay Lodge No. 31. Survivors are two sons, James D., of Spokane, and Richard R., of Bellingham; one daughter, Miss Patricia Brannian, of Bellingham; two grandchildren; one brother, William F. Brannian, of Bellingham. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by officers of Bellingham Bay Lodge No. 31, I. O. O. F. Wednesday, July 22, at 1 p. m. Final resting place, Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRANNIAN, Robert T., 70, 1543 Humboldt St., Bellingham, died Friday (Jan. 17, 1986) at a local hospital. Private services were held Saturday at Jerns & LeVeck Funeral Home. Mr. Brannian was born Nov. 25, 1915, in Bellingham and lived his entire life here. He married Theresa Quinn of Bellingham 36 years ago. Mr. Brannian retired from Foss Launch and Tug Co. after working for the firm for 28 years. He also worked for Pacific American Fisheries. He was a veteran of World War II. Survivors include his wife, Theresa, of Bellingham; a son, Robert Brannian, of Bellingham; and a granddaughter.

BRANNICK, Joe T., age 56 years, of 2828 Peabody St., passed away at a local hospital Saturday, September 19, (1953) following a short illness. Mr. Brannick resided in Bellingham for the past 54 years and was employed at Puget Sound Power and Light for the last 40 years. He was a member of the Church of the Assumption, K. of C., Council No. 829, the Eagles Lodge, Aerie No. 31, and the United Electric Union. He is survived by his mother, Mrs. Mary Brannick of Tacoma; one stepson, Lt. Commander Robert Ormsbee, of Pocatello, Idaho; three sisters, Sister Mary Assumpta of Tacoma, Miss Anne Brannick and Mrs. Mae Morse, both of Bremerton; one brother, Thomas, of Port Townsend. The remains were forwarded by the Westford-Beck Funeral Home to the Miller-Reynolds Funeral Home in Bremerton, where services will be conducted Tuesday, Sept. 22, at 9 a.m. Interment, Forest Lawn Cemetery.

BRANNICK, Thomas F., age 63, of 735 Tyler St., Port Townsend, passed away in a Seattle Hospital Friday, July 19, (1957). Mr. Brannick had resided in Port Townsend since 1923, was a retired postal employee, was a member of St. Mary Star of the Sea Church, and B.P.O.E. Lodge No. 317, both of Port Townsend. Surviving relatives include the widow, Ann at home; a daughter, Mrs. Marjorie Wismer of Seattle; three sisters, Mrs. May Morse of Bremerton, Miss Sister M. Assumpta of Tacoma; and Anne Brannick of Bremerton, and his mother, Mrs. Mary Brennick (sic) of Bremerton. The remains rest at the Jones' Harlow-Hollingsworth Funeral Home where Rosary will be recited Sunday, July 21 at 8:30 p. m. Mass will be celebrated in the Church of the Assumption Monday, July 22 at 11:00 a. m. by Father John Walsh. Final resting place Bay View Cemetery.

BRANSTITER, John Henry, age 64 of 3824 Bancroft Rd., died Wed. Feb. 13, 1980. A resident of this community for 20 years. He was a retired Railroad Engineer employed by Union Pacific in Wyoming and was self employed as a TV repairman in Washington. He is survived by his wife Jean, 2 sons,John R. and James A. both of B'ham. 3 daughters, Susan J. Branstiter of Seattle; Wesley V. Branstiter of Silver Springs, Maryland and Wendy Drapeau of Long View, Wa. 2 brothers, William Branstiter of Grand Junction, Colorado and Frank Ginder of Ventura, Calif. At his request no services will be held. Cremation Greenacres Crematorium. Arrangements by Jones Funeral Home. [born Dec. 17, 1915 in WY]

BRANTZS, Wallace "Happy," age 72 of 901 Otis Ave., passed away Wednesday, April 27, (1966). Survived by 1 brother, Lloyd Gregg; 1 sister, Mrs. Jessie E. Murray and numerous nieces and nephews in North Surrey, B.C. Funeral services will be conducted Monday May 2 at 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home, Rev. John B. Winn officiating. Interment Bay View.

BRASCHLER, Olive M. Puttman, 207 Chehalis, Montesano, died Jan. 26, (1972) in an Aberdeen hospital. Mrs. Braschler was born July 4, 1883, in Spearville, Kan. and had been a former resident of Everett and Lake Stevens. She leaves her daughters, Mrs. Mary Jane Thaanum of Montesano and Mrs. Dorothy Powell of Riverside, Calif.; sisters, Mrs. Frances Turner of Linnus, Mo. and Mrs. Nellie Brown of Grinnell, Iowa; brother, Art Stannard of Kansas; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services will be 11 a.m. Friday in the Chapel of Purdy and Walters. Rev. Peter Braschler will officiate. Private interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery.

BRATTKUS, Elsie, age 73 years, of Bellingham, passed away suddenly in Marysville, Wash. (April 15, 1952) , while visiting her brother-in-law, Mr. Justus Hempler. She is survived by three brothers, Albert Weissenborn, of Bellingham; Bill Weissenborn, of Aberdeen, and Eric Weissenborn, of Seattle; also one sister, Mrs. Gertrude Barthell, of Bellingham, and two sisters in Germany; numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, April 19th at 2 p. m. from the Chapel of the Bingham-Dahlquist & Jerns Funeral Home with the Rev. E. M. Butenshon, of the Lutheran Church officiating. Final resting place, Greenacres Memorial Park. [b. June 30, 1878 in Germany]

BRAUER, Anna, age 71 years, of 2413 Walnut Street, passed away at a local hospital Saturday evening, December 28, (1946). Mrs. Brauer had been a resident of this community for the past forty-two years and was a member of the Lutheran Church. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Vernice W. Thon, city, and Mrs. Evie A. Gordon, Seattle; two sisters, Mrs. Amelia Mahle, of Mabel, Minn., and Mrs. Josephine Knutsen, city; five grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted within the Cathedral Chapel of the Westford-Beck Funeral Home, Tuesday, December 31, at 2 p. m. with the Rev. Clarence Haugen, pastor of Our Saviour's Lutheran Church officiating. Interment, Woodlawn Cemetery.

BRAUER, C. Oscar, age 66 years, of 2004 1/2 Young Street, passed away at a local hospital, Monday morning, September 30, (1946). Mr. Brauer had been a resident of Bellingham for the past eight years, and was a member of the Calvary Pentecostal Church. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Rachael M. Brauer of the home; one daughter, Mrs. C. L. Dobbie, of White Rock, B. C.; four brothers, Fred, of Gull Lake, Sask., Canada, Louie, of Moosejaw, Canada, Ernest and Melvin, of Martin, N. D.; four sisters, Mrs. Sophie Lloyd, of Oakland, Calif., Mrs. Hannah B. Holland, Fargo, N. D., Mrs. Tilda Stensen, of Gull Lake, Sask., Canada, and Mrs. Clara Unger, of Minot, N. D.; two grandchildren and many nephews and nieces. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, October 3 at 1 p. m. within the Cathedral Chapel of the Westford-Beck Funeral Home with Rev. Elsie E. Johnson, pastor of the Calvary Pentecostal Church officiating. Interment in Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRAUER, Rachael Mae, age 65 years, of 2004 1/2 Young Street, passed away Saturday, February 15, (1947) at Vancouver, B. C. She had been a resident of Bellingham for the past ten years, and was a member of the Calvary Pentecostal Church. She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Charles Dobbie, of White Rock, Canada; three grandchildren, Delia, George and Delores Dobbie, all of White Rock, Canada; three brothers, Dan McLachlain, Fred McLachlain and Neil McLachlain, all of Saskatchewan, Canada; four sisters, Mrs. Bessie Wallace, of Vancouver, B. C., Mrs. Lima Gates and Mrs. Mary Gates, both of Saskatchewan, Canada, and Mrs. Flossie Wallace, of Saskatchewan, and one son-in-law, Charles Dobbie, all of White Rock, Canada. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, February 19, from the Cathedral Chapel of the Westford-Beck Funeral Home at 1 p. m. with the Rev. Elsie E. Johnson of the Calvary Pentecostal Church officiating. Interment, Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRAUN, Andrew Henry, age 67 of Van Zandt, passed away in a local hospital August 7, (1961). Mr. Braun was a meat cutter in West Seattle for 34 years. He was a member of the Meat Cutter's Union, Local 81, Seattle; Cincinnati Lodge No. 139, F.& A.M. of Ohio; Cincinnati Chapter No. 32, R. A. M. He is survived by his widow, Ella E. of Van Zandt; one brother, A. C. Braun of Cincinnati, Ohio, and one sister in Ohio. The remains rest at the Jones Funeral Home where services will be conducted by the Rev. George Ackley and officers of Bellingham Bay Lodge No. 44, F.& A.M., Friday, Aug. 11, at 1 p. m. Final resting place Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRAUN, Ella E. Riley - Funeral services for Ella E. Riley, age 89 of 2630 Michigan St., will be Wed. Aug. 26, 3 p.m. at Jones Funeral Home with Rev. Donald E. Piro officiating. Interment VanZandt Cemetery. Mrs. Braun passed away Mon. Aug. 24, 1981. She is survived by 1 sister, Pearl Schaefer of St. Paul, Minn.; 4 nieces, Mrs. George Bigelow, Mrs. Helen Smith of Everett, Mrs. John Ehlan & Mrs. Jerri Rickert both of Red Wing, Minn.; 1 nephew, Raymond Riley of VanZandt, Wa. Mrs. Braun had been a resident of this community for the past 22 years. [born Jan. 2, 1892 in WI]

BRAUN, Hattie K., age 81 of 2330 King St., passed away in a local nursing home Friday, June 19, (1964) following an extended illness. Mrs. Braun had been a resident for the past 25 years and was a member of the Church of the Assumption. She is survived by her husband, James H.; 1 brother, Charles Kinney of Rollette, N. D.; 1 sister, Mrs. Bertha Woodard of Bellingham; many nieces and nephews. Rosary will be said Monday, June 22, at 7:30 p.m. within the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home. Requiem Mass will be offered Tuesday June 23, at 9:30 a.m. within the Church of the Assumption. Interment Woodlawn.

BRAUN, James H., of 2330 King St. passed away at the family home Saturday, August 1, (1964). Mr. Braun had been a resident of Bellingham for the past 20 years and was a member of the Church of the Assumption, Eagles Lodge Aerie 31 and was retired from the Great Northern Railroad. He leaves to survive a nephew, Frank Bosworth of Swan Lake, Montana; a niece, Mrs. Hilda McGaugh in Honolulu. Rosary will be said Wednesday, August 5 at 7 p.m. in the chapel of the Westford Funeral Home. Requiem mass will be offered Thursday, August 6 at 9:30 a.m. in the Church of the Assumption. Interment Woodlawn.

BRAUN, Julius, age 91, of 2315 Dean Ave., passed away Thurs. May 6, (1982). Mr. Braun had resided in Bellingham for the past 66 years, was a retired barber and a member of Trinity Lutheran Church. He leaves to survive 1 daughter and son-in-law Gladys & Verne Swartwood of this city; 2 granddaughters & 3 greatgrandchildren; 1 brother, William Braun of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin; several nieces & nephews. Funeral services will be held Mon. May 10 at 1 p. m. in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home with Rev. Carl O. Fischer officiating. Cremation. Memorials may be made to the Trinity Lutheran Church Building Fund. [born July 20, 1890 in Germany]

BRAUN, Lillian J., age 88, of 2315 Dean St., passed away Sun. Feb. 3, 1980. Mrs. Braun had resided in Bellingham for the past 80 years. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church, and leaves to survive her husband, Julius of the family home, 1 daughter, Gladys Swartland of this city, 2 grand daughters. Funeral services will be conducted Thurs. Feb. 7 at 1 pm in the Trinity Lutheran Church, with Rev. Carl O. Fischer officiating. Followed by cremation. Memorials may be made to the Trinity Lutheran Church. Arrangements by the Westford Funeral Home.

BRAUNE, Kenneth G., age 36 years, of Nooksack, passed away suddenly Wednesday, May 13, (1953) near Glacier. Mr. Braune had resided in Whatcom County for the past 20 years and was a member of the Nooksack Grange No. 201 and fire chief of Nooksack. He is survived by his wife, Glenna; two sons, Kenneth and Billy; one daughter, Glenna Jean, all at home; his mother Rucie Braune; three sisters, Mrs. Ruby Messer, and Mrs. Rosie Patterson, both of Bellingham, Mrs. Josephine Rineholt, of Renton; one brother, Clemens J., of Nooksack. Funeral service will be conducted Monday, May 18, at 10 a. m. within the Cathedral Chapel of the Westford-Beck Funeral Home with the Rev. Norval Richardson, of Nooksack, officiating. Interment, Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRAUNACH, Edward C., 1144 State St. died Thursday, January 4, (1973). He was 68 years old and a lifetime resident of Bellingham. Before retiring he was a security guard at Georgia-Pacific. He was a member of Bellingham Aerie 31, FOE and of the Loyal Order of Moose No. 493. He leaves surviving one son, David of Everett; his daughters, Mrs. Sarah Griffin and Mrs. Margaret Abel in California, and five brothers, Rudy of Spokane, Warner of Bellevue, Alfred on Oregon and Robert in Bellingham. Jones Funeral Home was in charge of services. Memorials may be made to the Soroptomist Kidney Memorial Fund, 416 Bellingham National Bank Building.

BRAVARD, Raymond L., age 76, of 2723 McLeod Rd., passed away Fri., Aug. 1st, (1986). He was born Sept. 30, 1909 in Clearbrook, WA, lived all of his life in Whatcom County and Bellingham since 1983. He is survived by his wife, Juanita Bravard of the family home; 3 sons, Gregory J. of Los Angeles, Calif., Stephen of Bellingham, Bruce A. of Australia; 1 daughter, Susan Bravard of Alaska; 3 sisters, Ardis McWilliams of Port Angeles, Onda Connell of Bellingham, Shirley Shea of Lynden; 5 grandchildren; numerous nieces & nephews. Funeral services will be held Tues., Aug. 5th, 10 a. m. at the Jerns & LeVeck Funeral Chapel, Rev. Earl Crouse officiating. Burial to follow at the Lynden Cemetery. Memorials have been preferred to the Mt. Baker Kidney Foundation, c/o St. Joseph Hospital, 2901 Squalicum Pkwy, B'ham, WA 98227.

BRAY, Arthur C., Route 1, Sumas, Wn., age 84, passed away Wed. Oct. 23, (1974). Mr. Bray had resided most of his life in this community and was a retired saw filer. He is survived by 1 daughter, Mrs. Dorothy Garrison, Sumas, 1 grandchild, 3 sisters, Mrs. Laura Davey and Mrs. Mabel Hatfield both of this city, Mrs. Ann Shelley, Seattle, a brother, Elmer Bray of Tucson, Arizona. Services will be conducted by Rev. Neal E. Snider Friday Oct. 25 at 1 p.m. at Bay View Cemetery under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home.

BRAY, Fred, age 59, of Ketchikan, Alaska, passed away in that city Sunday August 15, (1954). Mr. Bray had resided in Ketchikan for the past 30 years and was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and the American Legion, and was employed as a cannery foreman for P.A.F. Surviving relatives include the widow, Myrtle; two sons, Rolly of Seattle, and Eugene of Ketchikan; four brothers, Elmer and R. S. (Stun), both of Bellingham, Harley of Ketchikan, and Arthur of Anacortes; four sisters, Mrs. Dwight Hatfield, Mrs. Arthur White of Bellingham, Mrs. Annie Shelly of Seattle and Mrs. Laura E. Davey of Lake Samish. The remains rest at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth where services will be conducted by Rev. C. C. Hovda, Monday, August 23, at 3 p. m. Final resting place, Bay View.

BRAY, Frederick H., age 89, Rt. 2, Ferndale, passed away Saturday, July 24, (1965) in a local rest home. Mr. Bray was born in Princeton, Minn., but had resided in the Ferndale area for about 40 years. He was a member of the United Church in Ferndale. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth M. Bray; 4 grand-daughters, Mrs. Audrey Swanson of Bellingham, Mrs. Lillian Moulton of Everett, Mrs. Jean Dudley of Everett, and Mrs. Grace Fawcett of La Junta, Colorado; 1 grandson, Russell Bray of Everett; 16 great-grandchildren and 1 niece. Funeral services will be held in Moles Funeral Home Wednesday, July 28 at 1 p.m. with Rev. John Haygood officiating. Interment will follow in Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRAY, Melvin, 3038 N. W. Market Street, Seattle, age 47, passed away in Kake, Alaska Saturday, May 21, (1966). Mr. Bray was a lifetime resident of this city until moving to Seattle a year ago and was a bookkeeper for Pacific American Fisheries while residing here. He was a member of the Catholic Church and Bellingham lodge, BPOE No. 194. Survivors are his mother, Mrs. Maggie Bray of Seattle; father, Arthur Bray of this city, and two half sisters, Mrs. Jacqueline Cole of Portland, Ore., and Mrs. Dorothy Garrison of Sumas. Services will be conducted by the Rev. Father John B. Winn Thursday, May 26 at 3 p.m. at the Jones Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery.

BRAY, Stella Julia, age 92 of 2711 Cornwall, passed away Sun. Feb. 17, (1980). Mrs. Bray had been a resident of Bellingham for many years, was a member of the Church of the Assumption and she leaves to survive 1 daughter, Gladys Spieckerman of this city; 2 grandchildren; 1 greatgranddaughter; 4 brothers, Clarence Anthony of City, Raymond Anthony of Blaine, Lloyd Anthony and Victor Anthony; 1 sister, Belle Hogan of British Columbia. Funeral services will be held Thurs. Feb. 21 at 10 am in the Chapel of the Westford Funeral Home, with Rev. John Smith officiating. Interment Greenacres. Memorials may be made to the Assumption Church or the Central Lutheran Church.

BRAY, Walter H., age 48, of 1829 Oakes Street, Everett, passed away in that city Tuesday, February 17, (1953). Mr. Bray had resided in Everett for the past six months, and was employed by the Weyerhaeuser Timber Co. He had previously lived in Bellingham for many years. He was a member of the First Methodist Church of Thompson, North Dakota, and the Lumber and Sawmill Workers Union at Everett. Surviving relatives include his wife, Mrs. Myrtle Bray, at the family home; four daughters, Mrs. Lillian Moulton, of Everett, Mrs. Mary Jean Schulz, of Bellingham, Mrs. Audrey Swanson, also of Bellingham; and Miss Grace Ann Bray, at the family home; a son, Russell Bray, of Lockhart, Minnesota; seven grandchildren; and his father and step-mother, Mr. and Mrs. Fred H. Bray, of Bellingham. The remains rest at the funeral home of Harlow-Hollingsworth where services will be conducted by the Rev. Cyrus G. Albertson, Friday, February 20, at 11 a. m. Final resting place Greenacres Memorial Park.

BRAYTON, John W., 72, 624 B St., Blaine died Tuesday (May 19, 1987). He was born Aug. 20, 1914, in Canada, and moved to Whatcom County from California in September, 1979. Survivors include his wife, Anne, of the family home; and a sister, Selina Ibs, of Vancouver, B. C. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Blaine Cemetery, with the Rev. Donald Walter officiating. Arrangements are by Jerns McKinney Funeral Chapel and Crematorium in Blaine. [retired mechanic]

BRAZAS, Albert Walter, age 67, of Seattle, died in the Providence Hospital, Aug. 17, 1978 as the result of open heart surgery. He was born in Brockton, Mass., Nov. 6, 1910, moving with his family to Anacortes in 1918. He attended schools in Anacortes & in Taft, CA. He had worked for Puget Sound Freight lines for 35 years, retiring in 1975. He was a member of longstanding in the Bellingham Elks. Also an avid sports fan. He was the son of Anthony & Anastasia Brazas, both deceased. Also preceded in death by a brother, Alphonse in 1948. Survivors: a daughter, Anabel Barbara Paratore; 3 grandchildren, all of Citrus Heights, CA.; a sister, Adele Harvey of Anacortes; a brother, Ernest of Mt. Vernon; several nieces & nephews. Graveside services will be held in Grandview Cemetery, Anacortes, 2 p.m., Sat., Aug. 19. Memorials are suggested to Teamsters-Hutch Fund, 552 Denny Way, Seattle, WA. 98109. Arrangements by Evans Engdahl Funeral Home.