Obituaries

Charles Stone

Charles Stone 1927 - 2018 Charles Stone passed away the morning of February 13, 2018 with family by his side and his wife Carol holding his hand. He was blessed with a long life full of adventure and love. Chuck was born in Minnesota the summer of 1927 to Christian...

Dr. Earl R. Zini

Dr. Earl R. Zini October 16, 1930 – February 12, 2018     Earl R. Zini, age 87, of Oak Harbor and former longtime Yakima resident, passed away with his family by his side on February 12, 2018. Earl was born in Great Falls, Montana on October 16, 1930, to Rudolph and...

Olga Braniff

Olga (Cis, GG) Braniff - February 4th Sunrise - August 26, 1930 Sunset - February 4, 2018 Olga “Cis” Braniff passed away in Olympia, WA on Sunday February 4, 2018. She was 87 years of age. Cis was born in New York City on August 26, 1930 and was the youngest daughter...

Lorna J. Vaughan

Lorna J (Hanks) Vaughan March 7, 1942 – January 26, 2018 Lorna J (Hanks) Vaughan, of Coupeville, passed away on January 26, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. Lorna was born in Seattle, WA on March 7, 1942 to Ted and Lucille (DeVries) Hanks. Her growing up...

Tena Paulette Vanderlinden

Tena Paulette Vanderlinden, age 61 of Oak Harbor, WA went to be with our Lord at 6:30 PM on Friday, January 26, 2018.   Tena was born January 24, 1957 to Mary Lou Hipkins and Lester Alan Chitwood in Macon Missouri.   Tena worked at bringing out the best in people and...

Ida Cora Payne

Ida Cora Payne Our loving mother and grandmother passed away peacefully in her home, on Whidbey Island, surrounded by her five children, some grandchildren and a few of her great grandchildren in a circle of love on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 5:15AM. Born October 7,...

Leanne M. Sahli

Leanne Mae Sahli passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her devoted family, on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. She was 80 years old. She is finally free from pain and is at peace. She will be deeply missed. She is survived by her loving husband Tom of 63 years, 4...

Allene Lois Howard

Allene Lois (Dibbert) Howard, 70, of Greenbank, WA, went to be with her Heavenly Father near dawn on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at her home, after a courageous battle with cancer. Allene was born on July 26, 1947 in Yakima, WA. She was the fourth child of Allen...

Robert Alex Burton

Robert Alex Burton, 1955 ~ 2017 ‘Bob’ was born and raised in the beautiful Yakima Valley, and graduated from West Valley High School in 1974. In High School he played football and tennis, and participated in youth ministries and outreach. He also loved cars, all...

Dr. David A. Hildreth, DVM

Dr. David A. Hildreth, DVM, Coupeville veterinarian, age 72, passed away on Wednesday, December 20, 2017, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Dr. Hildreth was born in Joplin, MO, on June 23, 1945, to John W. and Lorene (Burger) Hildreth. He was raised in...