Obituaries

Harold “Harpy” Niedfeldt

Harpy (Harold) Niedfeldt passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 30 at Careage of Whidbey in Coupeville, Wash. He was born in Sparta, Wis., on Nov. 8, 1927, to William (Bill) and Margaret (Carr) Niedfeldt. On Jan. 19, 1952, he married Thea Belke. When he retired from...

Sharon L. Austin

Sharon Lynn Austin passed away peacefully at Home Place, in Oak Harbor, on Nov. 29, 2018. She was born on Nov. 25, 1939, in Los Angeles, Calif., to Joseph and Rose Clark. She graduated from Sequoia High School in Redwood City and attended college at San Jose State...

Lois E. (Montag) Cool

Lois Esther (Montag) Cool, age 91, passed away in her home after a long fight with dementia. She peacefully joined her Lord and Savior on Nov. 28, 2018 as her daughter, Wendi, son-in-law, Mike, and caregiver, Carol, held her hand. The chorus of Hallelujah played in...

KayLynn Mayhew

KayLynn (Edgren) Mayhew was born April 23, 1961 in Colfax, Wash. to Roger and June Edgren. She passed away Nov. 24, 2018 at her home in Greenbank on Whidbey Island to her heavenly eternal home. She was 57 years old. Memorial services will be held at Hillside...

Rodney Richard Hubbard

Rodney Richard Hubbard, age 65, passed away on Friday, Nov. 23, 2018, at his home in Oak Harbor, Wash., surrounded by his immediate family.Rodney was born in Hamilton, Ohio on Nov. 26, 1952 to Richard and LaVerne Hubbard. He attended St. Joseph’s Elementary School,...

Gabriel K. Lindsey

Gabriel "Gabe" K. Lindsey, 42, passed away Nov. 20, 2018 in Oak Harbor, Wash. He was born Oct.13, 1976 in McAllen, Texas to Santa Serda and Leon Lindsey.Gabe dedicated 18 years to the United States Navy, where he earned the distinguished rank of Chief Petty Officer....

Clarke Lee George

Chief Warrant Officer Clarke L. George, U.S. Navy (Ret.)Jan. 10, 1941 – Nov. 20, 2018CWO-4 Clarke Lee George, U.S. Navy, retired, 77, died Nov. 20, 2018, surrounded by loving family and friends at his home on Whidbey Island, Wash. He was born in Renton, Wash., on Jan....

Allen D. Bowden

Allen D. Bowden was born April 20, 1929 in Elwood, Utah, one of eight children of Leslie Leroy and Delores Bowden. He was raised in Brigham City, Utah, and graduated from high school in Ogden, Utah, where he was on the wrestling and track teams. To this day, he has...

Neil Scott Hill

Neil Scott Hill, age 80, passed away Monday, Nov. 12, 2018 with his family by his side. Neil was born Aug. 5, 1938, in Oakland, Calif., to James and Margaret Hill, along with his twin brother Norman.Neil enlisted in the service shortly after high school and served in...

Donald Reay

 Donald Reay, MDMay 14, 1937-November 10, 2018Dr. Donald Reay passed away at his home in Oak Harbor, Wash., on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. He was 81 years of age. Don was born May 14, 1937 in Rock Springs, Wyo., to Thomas and Mary Storey Reay. In his youth, his family...