Obituaries

Lee Vander Voet

Lee Vander Voet was born February 22, 1927 in Osage County, Okla. She went home to be with the Lord on August 12, 2018 in Kennewick, Wash. On December 26, 1945, she married Billy Mallams. Billy passed away in a Navy plane crash on December 14, 1967 in Alaska. On...

Richard David Christensen

Richard David Christensen It could be argued that Richard “Pops” Christensen was a top contender for the title “The Most Interesting Man in the World.” While some people knew him as a professional, others saw him as a skilled mechanic and welder who loved the outdoors...

Beverly J. Gillies

Beverly J. Gillies was born November 26, 1938 in Watertown South Dakota. She passed away at her home suddenly August 1, 2018. We guess she thought three months was long enough without Dad, the love of her life, that she decided to go be with him and her Lord in...

Charles Katinas

Charles Katinas Charles C. Katinas was a unique individual with a great curiosity for diverse subjects: art, music, cultures, languages and cuisines. He was born in Brooklyn, New York on August 4, 1941. After a short illness, he passed away peacefully on Friday, July...

Howard A. Miller

Howard A. Miller Howard Miller passed away on July 24, 2018 at home with his family. He lived a full life. He drove many crazy, by being grumpy but he was loved by those, too, for being kind and gentle hearted. Howard Miller was born to Lucille Sourbeck and Howard F...

Dorothy L. Cort

Dorothy L. Cort began a long, eventful life on October 30, 1924 near Bristow, Okla., the second of four daughters born to James and Jewell Legg. They moved often following oil exploration until the second world war began in 1941. In 1942, the family moved to...

Kenneth Wayne Martin, Sr.

Kenneth Wayne Martin, Sr., age 67, of Oak Harbor, died unexpectedly from respiratory failure on July 20, 2018 at his Mount Vernon home. Born Nov. 2, 1950, and raised in Bowling Green, Ky., Wayne enlisted in the Navy after graduating from Warren Central High School in...

Betty Dennis Lepp

Betty Dennis Lepp June 11, 1926 – July 12, 2018 Betty Dennis Lepp, age 92, passed away Thursday, July 12 at Regency on Whidbey Memory Care, Oak Harbor, Wash. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, friend, neighbor, and caregiver. Betty Dennis...

Phyllis Nathalie (Renke) Savage

Phyllis Nathalie (Renke) Savage Phyllis Nathalie (Renke) Savage, age 94, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018 in her home at Summer Hill Senior Living, Oak Harbor, Wash. She was born March 14, 1924, in Paso Robles, Calif.; daughter of Albert D. & Nathalie E. (Liss)...

Jane Fakkema

Jane Fakkema September 23, 1926 – July 8, 2018 Jane Fakkema, 91, of Oak Harbor went to be with her Lord and Savior Sunday July 8, 2018. She was born September 23, 1926 in Ferwerd, Netherlands to Hendrik and Geertje Swart. Jane met the love of her life, Ryan, and they...