Obituaries

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

Erin Kenny, an educator who received international acclaim for establishing Cedarsong Forest Kindergarten on Vashon, died on Friday, Oct. 19. She was 58 years old.… Continue reading

Erin Kenny

August 3, 1960 - October 19, 2018

  • Oct 25, 2018

Gerald Ray Garrison

Gerry excelled in school, graduating from Vashon High School in 1938 at the age of 16.

  • Oct 25, 2018

Ann E. Larson

She was an amazingly faithful member of the Vashon Maury Chamber Orchestra (VMCO) for 16 years

  • Oct 18, 2018

Stephen Charles Perry

In life, Steve pursued meaning and relationships over material possessions or pleasure.

  • Oct 18, 2018

Elliot Ellingsen

Elliot Christian Elof Hofmeister Ellingsen was born September 4, 1993, to Kenneth Ellingsen and Mari (Hofmeister) Cummings. He was a life-long resident of Vashon Island,… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

Leonard William Brown

Leonard William (“Bill”) Brown, age 88, passed away at his home in Staunton, Ohio, on Friday, September 28, 2018. Born January 24, 1930, in Columbus,… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

Richard (Dick) Paulson

Richard “Dick” Paulsen, passed away at home Sunday, September 9th, 2018. Obituary and details of upcoming celebration of life will follow… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

Charles Wayne Mayo

Charles (Charlie) Wayne Mayo, age 79, died August 24, 2018, of bone cancer in Wellton, Arizona. He was an avid outdoors man and loved to… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

Dorothy Ann Morgan

Dorothy Ann Morgan passed away at Virginia Mason Hospital on July 19, 2018. Dorothy was born October 30, 1934, in Burton, Washington, daughter of Evelyn… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

Paul Hoffmann

On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018, Paul David Hoffmann passed away in his home on Vashon while surrounded by his family, at the age of 54.… Continue reading

  • Sep 14, 2018

Anthony John Spakowsky

A service for Anthony John Spakowsky (Tony), will be held at St. John Vianny Catholic Church, Saturday, September 15th at 11:00 a.m. A luncheon will… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2018

Ted Walgren

Theodore Earl Walgren was born 24 August, 1924, in Ronald, Washington, to parents Carl Eric Walgren and Lucy Ermin Goodale. Ted grew up in Fertile,… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2018

Polly Coffman

Polly Coffman, age 95 and an Islander for 33 of those years, passed away peacefully last Tuesday, September 5, at her residence of three months,… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2018

Paul Wallrof

Beloved University of Puget Sound football coach, Paul “Big Wally” Wallrof has died at the age of 86. Surrounded by his family, in his home… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2018

Cyna Brandt

Cyna Brandt, a long time Island resident, died peacefully on July 17, just three days before her 61st birthday. She had been struggling with the… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2018

Joan Carroll Le Loup

Joan Carroll Le Loup of Cherokee, CA age 75, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Wednesday, August 18, 2018, at the University of Washington… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2018

Carolyn Virginia Burdette

Carolyn Virginia Burdette passed away peacefully the morning of August 2, 2018, at her home. She was 97 years old. A long-time resident of Vashon… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2018

Rochelle Munger remembered as beloved teacher, musician and athlete

Rochelle Munger, teacher, musician, athlete and islander, died July 27, 2018, after a long battle with cancer. She was 54. Many in the community knew… Continue reading

Rochelle Munger

Rochelle Munger, cherished daughter of Barney and Sharon Munger and one of the Island’s own, journeyed on in the early morning hours of Friday, July… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2018