Latest Obituaries

James Johnston

James “Tex” Roland Johnston, age 77, of Lynden, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, after a brief battle with cancer. James was born on Feb. 20, 1940 in Fort Worth, ...

Eric Schulze

Eric J. Schulze responded to his higher calling, bringing to an end his faithful ministry and service to his family and God’s people in various ministries. He entered the more immediate ...

Imogene Pederson

Imogene Pederson, 88, passed away quietly Tuesday, May 9, 2017 with family at her side. She was born to Harry Harvey and Maude Melvina (Swain) Mount in Fredonia, Kansas, on Sept. 6, ...

Robert Spinner

Lynden Fire Chief Robert Charles Spinner Jr., while on duty, suffered a heart attack jogging and later passed away on Friday, July 14, 2017 at the age of 50. He was known for being ...

Christine Groppe

On Sunday, July 16, 2017, Christine Groppe, age 105, departed for glory. Her legacy of accomplishments and exemplary Christian life will live on for generations. She leaves her loving ...

Eleanor Anderson

Eleanor Anderson, age 96, was surrounded by family as she passed away on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. Funeral arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services…. ...

Doyle Assink

Doyle “Bob” Assink of Lynden passed away on Nov. 25, 2016. He was born in Bellingham on Feb. 19, 1937. Come celebrate with family and friends at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 15, 2017 ...

Joseph Walls

Joe Walls was a determined, intelligent and hard-working overachiever with a big imagination and even bigger heart. Joseph Kirk Walls was born Sept. 1, 1996 in San Diego, California, ...

Bastian Scholten

Bastian Scholten went to Heaven on the morning of July 1, 2017, ten days shy of his 92nd birthday, at Lakeside Gardens on Wiser Lake. Born on July 11, 1925 in Edgerton, Minnesota, to ...

Eric Schulze

Eric J. Schulze responded to his higher calling, bringing to an end his faithful ministry and service to his family and God’s people in various ministries. He entered the more immediate ...