Obituaries

Jerald G. Bebow

He was born in Wisconsin to Harry and Irene Bebow, and moved to the Island with his family in 1959.

  • Apr 18, 2019

Joel Roger Veatch

Husband, father, brother, son, friend and mentor, Joel Roger Veatch made a sudden departure from this world on the first day of spring, March 20,… Continue reading

  • Apr 18, 2019

Edgar ‘Ed’ Stuhlman

Anyone who interacted with him would attest to his caring, genuine, and loving nature.

  • Apr 3, 2019

Hector Gaxiola Camacho

As a student in Mexico City in the late 1960s, Hector was a political activist.

  • Apr 3, 2019

James Huntington

He grew up in Tacoma and graduated from Lincoln High School in 1948.

  • Apr 3, 2019

Harriet Van Buren

With the children grown, Harriet returned to OSU and earned a BS degree in Microbiology in 1986

  • Apr 1, 2019

Jeannine Nelson

While at the UW she was a member of Delta Zeta sorority, and met her future husband, Russ Nelson.

  • Mar 20, 2019

LeRoy Jason Topp

Roy served in the U.S. Army from 1943 - 1946 and participated in WWII in North Africa.

  • Mar 20, 2019

John Henry Olsen

He was a pioneer in the development of the high-pressure, water jet cutting machine

  • Mar 6, 2019

Frank Erickson

After raising their three children in Issaquah, Washington, Frank and Patti moved to Vashon Island

  • Mar 6, 2019

Rhealee Snowden

Rhealee did charity work with Mother Teresa in Kolkata

  • Feb 27, 2019

Dennis Schroeder

He loved his son Corey with all his heart

  • Feb 27, 2019

Michael Wallace Ashby

After retirement, Mike and Mary toured the country in their RV for two years

  • Feb 27, 2019

J. David Oder

Dave was considered a visionary and pioneer in the payments industry

  • Feb 27, 2019

Susan Nelson

Sue grew up on picturesque Vashon Island and graduated from Vashon High School in 1965.

  • Feb 14, 2019

Thomas John Kranjcevich II

Upon graduation, a year early, from Vashon High School, Tom joined the United States Navy.

  • Jan 24, 2019

Lynn Thompson Wilhoit

Lynn was a champion of those in need, always ready to support and encourage them.

  • Jan 24, 2019

Paul J. Schwartz

Paul graduated from Vashon High School in 1941 and married his high school sweetheart Virginia Rand.

  • Jan 24, 2019

Michael Patrick Emmons

Michael was a carpenter by trade and considered a star surfer, talented artistand honorable soldier

  • Jan 16, 2019

Donald Bryan Jacobs

Don attended Montlake Elementary, Garfield High School, and the University of Washington

  • Jan 9, 2019