Topic: Obituaries

Bethery von Dassow — June 16, 1955 — October 1, 2020

Written on October 29, 2021 at 5:44 am, by

Beth­ery von Das­sow was a beloved wife, part­ner, artist, librar­i­an, food­ie, and moth­er. Born in Evanston, Illi­nois, she and her hus­band Sasha met work­ing at AT&T in Seat­tle and were mar­ried for near­ly 40 years while they lived in Wash­ing­ton, Col­orado, Ten­nessee, and Flori­da. She ran a day­care in Flori­da while moth­er­ing their young son  Con­tin­ue Reading

Hugh P. Stanley — 7/14/1926 to 9/23/2021

Written on October 20, 2021 at 5:40 am, by

Hugh Palmer­lee Stan­ley, PhD. Emer­i­tus pro­fes­sor of Biol­o­gy at Utah State Uni­ver­si­ty, Logan, Utah from 1965 to 1990. Hugh was born in Modesto, CA on 7/14/1926 to Hubert F. Stan­ley and Lois P. Stan­ley. After he grad­u­at­ed from Berke­ley High School he joined the U.S. Navy Reserve and served on a destroy­er in the Pacif­ic The­ater  Con­tin­ue Reading

Ellie Parnes

Written on October 2, 2021 at 9:16 am, by

Ellie Parnes passed peace­ful­ly at The Vil­lage ear­ly Thurs­day morn­ing Sep­tem­ber 30, 2021 on San Juan Island at age 90. She was sur­round­ed by her friends and fam­i­ly. She loved liv­ing in Fri­day Har­bor and get­ting to know so many Islanders. She had worked at Spa D Bune as a recep­tion­ist bring­ing her grace and  Con­tin­ue Reading

Remembering Momo

Written on September 21, 2021 at 9:57 am, by

From the begin­ning to the end… always Momo. Momo was a unique kit­ty. Momo was born wear­ing a tuxe­do, raised on San Juan Island, and was lucky enough to be loved by mul­ti­ple fam­i­lies. Although a lit­tle aloof and arro­gant some adjec­tives to describe him would include dap­per, con­fi­dent, and well-dressed. His first own­ers, Rina  Con­tin­ue Reading

Stuart Burgess | 1940–2020

Written on July 9, 2021 at 7:57 am, by

This trib­ute to Stu­art is pre­sent­ed with love on the sixth-month anniver­sary of his pass­ing by the Burgess fam­i­ly. You nev­er quite knew what to expect from Stu­art. In a world that often tries to mold us into con­for­mi­ty, Stu­art was as unique as the stars in the sky. Stu­art Phillip Jacob­son was born Nov. 8,  Con­tin­ue Reading

Harvey Mahood | 2021

Written on July 4, 2021 at 10:09 am, by

Major Har­vey Allan Mahood from Marysville, WA, received PCS orders to Heav­en on Thurs­day the 10th of June, 2021. Har­vey earned a Bach­e­lor of Sci­ence degree from the Air Force Acad­e­my, a mas­ter’s in Mete­o­rol­o­gy at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Utah, and his Wings through the Unit­ed States Air Force. He retired as an Air Force fight­er pilot  Con­tin­ue Reading

Tallentyre Basil Sturdivant

Written on April 9, 2021 at 2:45 pm, by

Tal­len­tyre Basil Stur­di­vant — born Aug 14, 1925, Kla­math Falls, Ore­gon. Died, April 5, 2021, Ana­cortes, WA. Tal grew up with his fam­i­ly in Lagu­na Beach, CA where surf­ing, fish­ing and boat­ing became his life-long pas­sions. He attend­ed UC San­ta Bar­bara, and served in the US Mer­chant Marines in the South Pacif­ic and Philip­pine Islands.  Con­tin­ue Reading

Timothy G. Hoke | Aug. 15, 1967 – Feb. 3, 2021

Written on February 16, 2021 at 5:00 am, by

The fam­i­ly would like to share the sad news that Tim Hoke need­ed to pass onto the next fron­tier. We are still raw and feel­ing this loss so deeply, as the world will nev­er be the same with­out him. He loved deeply, bril­liant­ly taught so many, and made so many of us laugh. He had  Con­tin­ue Reading