Latest Obituaries

Mike Kingma

  Michael Dean Kingma, age 57, of Laurel, passed away suddenly in a vehicle accident at his home on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. He was born on Dec. 2, 1958.   Mike spent most ...

Frank Hoekstra

  Frank Hoekstra, of Lynden, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016 at the age of 80.   Frank was born in Artesia, California, on April 16, 1936 to Metske and Florence Hoekstra. ...

Donna Heutink

  Donna Heutink, of Ferndale, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016 at the age of 89.   Her funeral arrangements were through Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Sharon Reimers

  Sharon Louise Reimers passed into her faithful Savior’s arms on Saturday, Aug. 20, after a year-long illness.   Sharon was born on Nov. 8, 1946, in San Jose, California, ...

‘Buddy’ Vaughan III

  Erwin Karl Vaughan III, or best known as “Buddy,” passed away on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, in Red Feather Lakes, Colorado. Who he is survived by is a long list, much longer than ...

Thomas Craft

  Thomas Brewster Craft, age 72, of Everson, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, Aug. 19, 2016 after a long and heroic battle with cancer. Tom was born to George and Edla ...

Ellen Van Den Top

  Ellen Van Den Top, age 90, of Lynden, went to be with her Lord on Aug. 19, 2016.   A family graveside service was held at Monumenta Cemetery at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. ...

Patricia Albrecht

  Custer resident Patricia M. Albrecht, age 83, passed away at Whatcom Hospice House on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016. Funeral arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and ...

Jacob Bovenkamp

Jacob “Jake” Bovenkamp, age 95, of Lynden, went home to be with Jesus on Monday, August 1, 2016. Jake was the son of Lambertus and Gertrude Bovenkamp and was born on December 22, ...

Beverly Sund

  Beverly “Bev” J. Sund, age 84, of Ferndale, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, July 8, 2016. Bev was born Oct. 26, 1931 in Burlington to parents George Theodore ...