Latest Obituaries

Barbara Kamps

  Barbara Lois Kamps took a big breath and met her heavenly father on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019.   Barb’s memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 16, in Faith Community ...

Diane Gates

  Diane Lorraine Gates, age 79, of Lynden, passed away early Sunday morning Jan. 27, 2019, at the Christian Health Care Center of Lynden with Hospice Care.   Diane was born ...

Mary Boymook

  Mary Boymook went home to her Lord and Savior on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, at the age of 86.   Mary was born in the spring of 1932 to parents Julius and Ida (Fiks) Sonnenberg. ...

Walter Richardson

  Walter “Rich” C. Richardson was born in Sacramento, California, on March 28, 1920, and went to meet his Lord on Jan. 28, 2019.   Rich entered the U.S. Marines during World ...

Dena Fishbourne

  Dena Fishbourne, formerly of Lynden, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019.   Funeral arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Alva Watt

  Alva “Al” Watt, of Lynden, passed away on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 at the age of 97. Funeral arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Roger Korthuis

Roger John Korthuis passed away peacefully on Jan. 15, 2019, at the age of 60 after a nine-month battle with a rare and aggressive cancer.   Roger was born in Bellingham on April ...

Earl McPhail

  Earl McPhail, Dad, Grandpa, Great Grandpa and Uncle, peacefully slipped into the arms of his Savior and joined his wife, Elaine, on Jan. 18, 2019. He was 95 years old and lived ...

Randy Shuler

  Randolph (Randy) Bruce Shuler passed away on Jan. 22, 2019.   Randy was the firstborn of six children in the Shuler family, born on June 30, 1950. He graduated from Lynden ...

Peter Zylstra

  Peter John Zylstra passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, at the age of 83.   He was born to John and Marie Zylstra in Sheldon, Iowa, on Aug. 30, 1935. At the ...