Obituaries

Phyllis Cole

Phyllis Cole (1922-2015) Long time residents of Vashon will remember Phyllis Cole from Doc Osborne’s office where she worked in the late 60s and 70s… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2017

Kenneth Ellingsen

A lot of people had mixed feelings for Ken. He was a hard worker, a great friend, a caring brother, a loving father, math wiz,… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2017

Marie Sundberg

Marie Ellingsen Sundberg, November 20, 1920-July 31, 2017. Marie was born on Vashon Island, but lived most of her life in West Seattle. Services will… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2017

Carolyn Sepulveda

Carolyn Jeanne Kroum Sepulveda died Wednesday June 28, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Tacoma, after a long illness. Carolyn was born to Edward and… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2017

Mona Mazon Hardy

1946 - 2017 Mona died peacefully at home on July 2, after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. Mona was born in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, on… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2017

Art Hansen

Art Hansen, painter and printmaker, passed away peacefully on June 28, 2017, in Seattle. He was 87. He was born on Vashon, spent most of… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2017

Shirley Lois Blake

On June 17, 2017, Shirley Lois (Rymill) Blake left this world to be with her “Lord and Savior.” She was surrounded by the love of… Continue reading

  • Jun 27, 2017

Diana Lynne Hokenson

Diana Lynne Hokenson October 20, 1945 — May 29, 2017 Diana was born October 20, 1945, in Brooklyn, NY, to Walter and Helen Koszalka. She… Continue reading

  • Jun 27, 2017

Michael Deignan

Michael Deignan Born March 18th, 1952. Passed away suddenly on May 23rd, 2017. Son of Michael John Deignan and Mary Patricia (Duggan). Brother of Judy,… Continue reading

  • Jun 20, 2017

George Bivens Sudduth, Jr. (aka “Pete”)

Born on December 14, 1946, in Warrenton Virginia. Grew up in Dockton and attended Burton Elementary School and Vashon Island High School, Class of 1964.… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2017

Philip Callison Moyer

Every parent knows the joy of welcoming their first child into the world and this held true for the birth of Philip Callison Moyer, born… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2017

Donald E. Silberman

Donald E. Silberman 87, resident of Espanola, NM, passed away May 27th, 2017. Born May 11th, 1930 in Freeport, IL. Survived by his loving wife… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2017

Richard Shride

Richard ‘Dick’ Eugene Shride passed away on April 17th, 2017, in Puyallup, Washington, at age 95, with his daughters by his side. Dick was born… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2017

Marilynn Ahlin

Marilynn Ahlin, longtime resident of Vashon Island, went to be with her Lord and Savior on May 23, 2017. Marilynn was born on Nov. 16,… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2017

Phyllis M. Garrison

Phyllis M. Garrison, 89, of Vashon passed away on May 2, 2017. Born June 26, 1927, in Devil’s Lake, North Dakota, Phyllis was the eldest… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2017

Dr. Charles George Weispfenning

Dr. Charles George Weispfenning, born February 18, 1933, passed away peacefully in his home on May 12, 2017, with his wife at his side. He… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2017

Nina Murano

Nina Murano, whose wry wit and outspoken political views delighted some and upset others, died on April 30 on Vashon Island, WA. The cause was… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2017

Bret L. Davidson

Bret was born on February 28, 1959, in Glendale, California. He passed away on April 19, 2017, on Vashon Island, WA. Growing up in a… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2017

Wallace May

Wallace Gordon May of Bothell, Washington, passed away on April 6, 2017, in Silver Lake, WA. He was born August 8, 1936, to Edward and… Continue reading

  • May 2, 2017

Theodore Clemett Mehringer Jr

Theodore Clemett Mehringer Jr August 15 1934 — April 23 2017 Theodore Clemett Mehringer Jr. (age 82) passed away peacefully in his sleep at the… Continue reading