Obituaries

Ackerman Norma

Norma Ruth Ackerman

— February 5, 2019

Norma Ackerman passed away peacefully in Coupeville, Wash., on Feb 5, 2019 at age 84 after a long illness. She was born in Black Hawk County, Iowa, in 1934 to Walter and Ella Ackerman. She was a beloved sister, aunt, and friend to many, and is survived by her sister and brother-in-law Marian and John Bolte, of Coupeville.

Camelia Truan Guttierez

Camelia Truan Gutierrez

— February 5, 2019

Camelia Truan Gutierrez, 72, of Oak Harbor, passed away at Skagit Valley Hospital, Monday, Feb. 5, 2019, following a brief illness.

Kleffel Walter

Walter Henry Kleffel

— January 26, 2019

Walter Henry Kleffel, LCDR, USN (Ret), longtime Oak Harbor and Bellingham resident, passed away at Whidbey Health Medical Center on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, following a brief illness.

Lee Ann

Ann R. Lee

— January 26, 2019

Ann Lee, of Coupeville, Wash., passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019. Ann was a kind, gentle woman, a believer in Jesus, and was beloved as a sweetheart, wife, mother and friend. She truly loved all of God’s little creatures.

Henry T. Foxx

Henry T. Foxx, Jr.

— January 23, 2019

Henry Timothy Foxx Jr, age 81, peacefully answered God’s call to eternal rest on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019 at his home in Oak Harbor, Wash.

Ed Walker

Edwin Charles Walker

— January 20, 2019

Edwin Charles Walker, beloved husband, father, brother and friend to many,passed into the other realm on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019 after 22 months of bravely fighting pancreatic cancer. He was 69 years old.

Dorothy M. Fraser Juhl

Dorothy M. Fraser Juhl

— January 5, 2019

Dorothy Juhl, beloved wife, adored mother and grandmother, and true friend to all, passed peacefully away on Jan. 5, 2019.

Clay L. Schroff, Jr.

Clay L. Schroff, Jr.

— January 12, 2019

Clay L. Schroff, Jr. AOC, USN (Ret), age 82, longtime Whidbey Island resident, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 at Peace Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham.

Pat Frazier

Patricia Jean Frazier

— January 11, 2019

Patricia Frazier passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, three days before her 83rdbirthday.