Kimberly Lee Kemp-Mason

— September 12, 2021

Kimberly Lee Kemp-Mason, age 64, passed away unexpectedly Sept. 12, 2021, at Providence Hospital in Everett, shortly after being diagnosed with metastatic pancreatic cancer. Kim was one of five siblings in a military family, being born at NAS Whidbey Hospital in Oak Harbor, March 24, 1957. Growing up, her father’s naval career would take the […]

Priscilla “Percy” M. Valentine

— September 26, 2021

Percy lost her long battle with cancer at the age of 81 Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 at her home in Oak Harbor, where she lived with her husband, Greg. Percy was born Feb. 8, 1940, in San Jose, Calif., to Louis and Lucy Goyna. She was raised with her two sisters, Judy and Peggy, in […]

Caroline Elizabeth Williams

— September 22, 2021

Caroline Elizabeth Williams went to be with the Lord Sept. 22, 2021, at the age of 95. She was the born to Bob and Mary DeVries of Oak Harbor Feb. 6, 1926.  Caroline was a lifelong resident of Oak Harbor and a graduate of Oak Harbor High School in 1944.  Shortly after high school, she […]

Michael Clifford Hobbs

— September 22, 2021

Michael Clifford Hobbs, 77, went home to the Lord Sept. 22 from University of Washington Medical Center Northwest. Michael was born July 24, 1944, in Vancouver, Wash., to Robert and May Libby Bean. He was adopted by May’s second husband, Glenden Hobbs, at the age of four. Michael graduated from Colville High School, Colville, Wash., […]

Norma Jean Sanders

— September 11, 2021

Norma Jean Sanders passed away peacefully Sept. 11, 2021, at the age of 81, in Anacortes, Wash.  Norma Jean is survived by her daughter, Cheryl Sanders-Eskildsen and her husband Kurt, of Oak Harbor, Wash.; her stepdaughters Kathy Pattison of Troutdale, Ore. and Susan Sanders-Galvin and her husband Dennis, of Point Of Rocks, Md.; her grandchildren […]

Troy Douglas Hamming

— August 30, 2021

Troy Douglas Hamming was called home, after an extended illness, to be with the Lord Aug. 30, 2021, at Virginia Mason Hospital, Seattle, Wash., at the age of 53. He was born Nov. 21, 1967, in Anacortes, Wash., to Gordon Hamming and Sue (Hall-Hamming) Mitchell. He attended Oak Harbor schools until his freshman year, when […]

Shirley Viall

— August 28, 2021

Shirley Viall went home to the Lord Aug. 28, 2021. She was a resident of Washington state since 1960, and a resident Coupeville, Wash., for 41 years, where she resided with her husband, Dallas. She was born Shirley Elizabeth Felker in Detroit Lakes, Minn., Nov. 30, 1938 to Martin Felker and Opal Severson (née Goff). […]

Cauleen Harper

— August 8, 2021

Cauleen Harper, resident of Coupeville, Wash., passed away quietly Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021, at the age of 71. Cauleen was born in Honolulu, Hawaii Sept 5, 1949. Being a military child, Cauleen lived in many places during her childhood, including Hawaii, France and San Antonio, Texas. On her 18th birthday, Cauleen joined the Women’s Army […]

Lt. Colonel James Edward Scully, USAF (Ret.)

— August 11, 2021

James E. “Jim” Scully, Lt. Colonel, USAF (Ret.), age 70, of Whidbey Island passed away peacefully Aug. 11, 2021, after a long, brave battle with cancer. Jim was born April 6, 1951, in Chula Vista, Calif., to the late Robert L. Scully, CDR, USN (Ret.) and Geraldine (Reid) Scully. He grew up with his Navy […]