Doris Ann Bosworth

Doris Ann Bosworth, a Didricksen, a Norwegian, and longtime resident of Vashon Island, died peacefully

Saturday, October 28th, at Highline Medical Center.

She was surrounded by family at her time of death.

Doris was born February 1, 1935 on Vashon Island, Washington, to Nils and Anna Didricksen, 5 minutes after her twin sister Dorothy.

She moved off the island after she married Jan Bosworth to live in Edmonds, Washington, where she resided until he passed. Doris and Dorothy moved back to Vashon Island to raise Doris’s two granddaughters, Cassie and Shalise.

We were blessed to learn many valuable lessons from Doris during her 82 years, among them: to laugh so hard you almost pee your pants, how to make the world’s best red velvet cake, to be stubborn and honest, that cats are the best animals, and most of all how to love unconditionally.

She leaves behind a large loving family and many wonderful friends. She will be greatly missed by all.

A funeral service will be held Friday, November 3, 2017, at 1pm at the Bethel Church, followed by a reception.

Please visit our online guest book at islandfuneral.com.

More in Obituaries

Patrick William Sullivan

Patrick and Susan were long time members of the Vashon Island Unitarian Fellowship in Burton

Robert Wallin Jones

He possessed an inquiring mind, fascinated by changing cultural norms and politics.

Erin Kenny, Aug. 3, 1960 – Oct. 19, 2018

Erin Kenny, an educator who received international acclaim for establishing Cedarsong Forest… Continue reading

Darlene Rae Hill Crouch

Bob lovingly supported and fought alongside Darlene during her long, difficult battle against cancer

Polly Coffman

Come for music and memories

Elliot Ellingsen

Elliot Christian Elof Hofmeister Ellingsen was born September 4, 1993, to Kenneth… Continue reading

Dorothy Ann Morgan

Dorothy Ann Morgan passed away at Virginia Mason Hospital on July 19,… Continue reading

Charles Wayne Mayo

Charles (Charlie) Wayne Mayo, age 79, died August 24, 2018, of bone… Continue reading

Richard (Dick) Paulson

Richard “Dick” Paulsen, passed away at home Sunday, September 9th, 2018. Obituary… Continue reading

Most Read