Our Obituaries

Honorato Manapat Cruz

October 28, 1930 - September 29, 2016

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Grant Hamro Hendrickson

December 26, 1931 - September 25, 2016

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Peggy Angela HARTL

July 30, 1920 - September 25, 2016

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Lai Chu Chow

November 8, 1943 - September 21, 2016

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Kathleen N. Macri

August 29, 1920 - September 21, 2016

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Thoai Lam Ong

November 2, 1942 - September 21, 2016

Our family is sad to announce to friends and family, both near and far, that our beloved daughter, wife, mother, grandmother: Thoai L. Ong passed away on the 21st of September, 2016 at the age of 77 years old. Immediate family members: Mother: Lam A. Binh. Husband: Ong Kim. Children: Oldest son: Ong Chanh, wife - Ong Don, and children Yih and Wuen. Oldest daughter: Ong Thanh Lan. Second son: Ong...
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Kenneth Jackson Stebbins

November 27, 1932 - September 18, 2016

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Wilma Kriss Ray Morris

September 21, 1919 - September 16, 2016

Wilma (Kriss) Ray Morris was born in her North Bend, Oregon, family home on September 21, 1919 to William and Kerstine Olson, both of whom immigrated from Sweden. On September 16, 2016, just 5 days shy of her 97th birthday, she passed away at her home in the Skagit Valley, with family members close by her side. Before relocating to the La Conner area in 2013, she was a resident at Cristwood...
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Anna Henderson Chavelle

January 28, 1933 - September 15, 2016

Dr Anna Henderson (Chipman) Chavelle Anna passed away suddenly at home with her wife Christine Knutson.Born in Seattle to Dr's Evelyn and Joseph Henderson. She attended Seward Elementary, Lincoln High School 1950, The University of Washington 1953, and The UW Medical School 1957; where she was one of 3 women in the class.She opened her Family Practice in Wallingford in 1960, later moving it to...
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Annette Katherine Johnson

August 15, 1929 - September 13, 2016

I'd like the memory of meto be a happy one.I'd like to leave an afterglowof smiles when life is done.I'd like to leave an echo whisperingsoftly down the ways,Of happy times and laughing timesand bright sunny days.I'd like the tears of those who grieveto dry before the sun.Of happy memories that I leaveWhen my life is done.Burial arrangements under the direction of Acacia Memorial...
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Ines Novion

August 13, 1921 - September 8, 2016

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Robert Edwin SCHEER

March 6, 1930 - September 7, 2016

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Carol D. Dickinson

February 23, 1935 - August 31, 2016

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Delores Jean Meguire

December 27, 1935 - August 25, 2016

Delores passed August 25, 2016 and was preceded in death by her husband Bob; daughters Robin and Vickie; her mama Lena and brother Murray and many others. She leaves behind daughters, Toni, Laurie, Jeanie, Dede, Michelle and Coral; sons Dario, Demete, Bobby and David; her brother Jonny and partner JE; granddaughters, Vickie, Crystal, Lorina, Jenny; grandsons, Drew, Kamryn, Damian, Kylen, Sam,...
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Delores Jean Meguire

December 27, 1935 - August 25, 2016

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Chiao-Lan Chou

October 28, 1929 - August 25, 2016

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Robert Moulton Connell

August 29, 1930 - August 24, 2016

A Beautiful LifeA beautiful lifethat came to an end,he died as he lived,everyone's friend.In our hearts,a memorywill always be kept,of one we loved,and will never forget.Arrangements under the direction of Acacia Memorial Park & Funeral Home, Seattle, Washington.
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Gale Fleming DuKane

October 3, 1958 - August 23, 2016

Gale DuKane, 57, passed away on August 23rd, 2016 at her home in Bothell, Washington with her daughter Natalie DuKane and partner Tom Wynne by her side. Gale DuKane was born October 3rd, 1958 in Orange, California to Joan Erickson and Dale Fleming. She graduated from Shorecrest High School in 1977. Her passion was running, as she was both an honors student and varsity athlete. She attended the...
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Joanne Ferris Albrecht

October 23, 1931 - August 22, 2016

AfterglowI'd like the memory of meto be a happy one.I'd like to leave an afterglowof smiles when life is done.I'd like to leave an echo whisperingsoftly down the ways,Of happy times and laughing timesand bright sunny days.I'd like the tears of those who grieveto dry before the sun.Of happy memories that I leaveWhen my life is done.
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Abel P. Borromeo

March 26, 1932 - August 21, 2016

Family... where life begins, and love never ends.Dr. Abel Parama Borromeo "Daddylo", born in the Philippines on March 26, 1932, passed away in Kirkland, WA on Sunday, August 21, 2016 surrounded by loving family and dear friends. He was a wonderful human being who touched many lives in his work professionally as a doctor and personally through medical missions in the Philippines, as a husband,...
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Shenyin Lee WANG

May 20, 1927 - August 19, 2016

Our beloved mother and grandmother, Shenyin (Grace) L. Wang, passed away peacefully at home on August 19, 2016. She was 89. In the late 40's, Grace followed her husband, James Chi-Ming Wang to Taiwan, to start a new life. Grace attended Taiwan University, received her degree in Economics and was the Chief Accountant at Tien Nan Radio Network for 25 years. She and her husband later moved the...
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Kenneth Richard McGhee

February 14, 1941 - August 16, 2016

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Kenneth Richard McGhee

February 14, 1941 - August 16, 2016

Kenneth Richard McGhee, of Seattle, WA. passed away on August 16, 2016, at St. Joseph's Medical Center, Tacoma, WA., after an extended illness. He was 75 years old.Ken was born February 14, 1941 in Astoria, Or. to Louis and Alice Larson McGhee. He grew up with two brothers, Jim and Don and went to school in Seattle, WA. He was a 1959 graduate of Queen Anne High School.Ken was very smart as a...
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Raymond Lester Horn

December 24, 1929 - August 15, 2016

A Life Well Lived.On Christmas Eve, 1929, Raymond Lester Horn made his debut in his aunt's home in Olympia, WA.His parents were Lester Raymond Horn and Lydia Ethel May Martin Horn, who always reminded him that he was her best Christmas present ever. He and his younger brother, Bob, enjoyed sliding down the roof and shooting darts at each other from across the stairs. He spent his early years in...
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William Weldon Henderson

September 10, 1937 - August 15, 2016

William Weldon Henderson beloved husband to Diana Lee Henderson (Harms) passed away peacefully in Seattle on August 15 2016 at the age of 78. Bill grew up on the shores of Portage Bay with his parents, Joseph and Evelyn (Colpitts) and his sisters Anna and Betty . Bill met the love of his life, Diana, while attending the University of Washington and they married shortly after he graduated with a...
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Su Wan Y. Chen

April 11, 1938 - August 14, 2016

Su Wan was born in Taipei, Taiwan to You Leun and Yua Li Yang on April 11, 1938.She came to the United States where she attended college at Washington State University and received a Master's Degree in Biology.Most of her adult life she worked in the medical field in the area of research.In 1967, Su Wan and Ching-Hong Chen were married and they lived happily together for 30 years before his...
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May May Wood

May 26, 1920 - August 14, 2016

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Martha June Knowles

April 15, 1927 - August 12, 2016

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Joshua Paul Madalinski

September 15, 1982 - August 12, 2016

Joshua Paul Madalinski was born on September 15th, 1982 in San Antonio, TX. He passed away on August 12, 2016 in Richland, WA due to health complications. Josh was the only son of Jacqueline J. Madalinski (Jackie). Being a single mom, Jackie had help from her parents Sophie and Walter Madalinski in raising Josh. Josh grew up around his cousins Christina Graylee, Crystal Evans (Lutz), John Howard,...
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Sharalyn Kay Mosher

August 22, 1947 - August 11, 2016

If Tomorrow Starts Without MeIf tomorrow starts without me, and I'm not there to see;If the sun should rise and find your eyes all filled with tears for me;I wish so much you wouldn't cry the way you did today,While thinking of the many things we didn't get to say.I know how much you love me, as much as I love you,And each time that you think of me, I know you'll miss me too,But when tomorrow...
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Anne Nilsen

October 4, 1923 - August 10, 2016

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Nhan Thi Tran

June 25, 1925 - August 8, 2016

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Virginia Olson

July 8, 1917 - August 7, 2016

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Margaret Engstrom Quarles

March 4, 1915 - August 7, 2016

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Virginia OLSON

July 8, 1917 - August 7, 2016

Virginia was born to George and Grace Bannister in 1917 here in Seattle. She passed away on August 7at the age of 99. She attended Bothell High School and later graduated from AA Peterson Business School. She was a member of the Eastern Star and the American Legion.Virginia is survived by her husband of 68 years, Erik Olson, her son Richard (Deborah), grandson Kristerfer (Megan) and great...
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Frank Gilbert Dizard

August 19, 1921 - August 6, 2016

Frank was a Lincoln High School graduate. US Navy Veteran of WW II, active duty in the South Pacific. Retired Seattle Firefighter. Upon retirement started a successful masonry business with his brothers where he continued working with his sons well into his 80s. Husband of June; Daughter, Kathy Lind (Jeff); Son, Glen (Sue). Preceded by Daughter, Carol Shea and Son, Gary (Marylee). His life loves...
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Annetta Maren Peterson

July 23, 1919 - August 5, 2016

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Pao Hua Wang

July 19, 1919 - August 4, 2016

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Mary E. Kesinger

March 21, 1926 - August 4, 2016

In loving memory of Mary Elizabeth Kesinger, wife of Robert E. Kesinger Sr., mother of Georgia Sue, Robert E. Jr., and Mary Beth. Daughter of Marion & Clarence Clements.Survived by nine grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, four great-great grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and daughter Mary Beth.Mary enjoyed being outdoors with the wildlife and nature, gardening, sewing, needle...
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Pao Hua Wang

July 19, 1919 - August 4, 2016

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Betty Margaret Stearns

March 24, 1928 - August 3, 2016

One MotherYou can only have one motherPatient kind and true,No other friend in all the worldWill be the same to you.When other friends forsake youTo mother you will return,For all her loving kindnessShe asks nothing in return.As we look upon her pictureSweet memories we recall,Of a face so full of sunshineAnd a smile for one and all.Sweet Jesus, take this messageTo our dear mother up above,Tell...
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Harold Kenneth Nelson

January 11, 1931 - August 3, 2016

Hal (Kenneth as a kid) grew up on farms in Kansas and Nebraska with the responsibilities of farm chores. As a typical teenager he joined the high school football, basketball and track teams, serving the duo purpose of satisfying his athletic desire and getting him out of farm work (mainly milking cows). It was fairly common for farm kids to live in town while going to school and playing sports. ...
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Demarius Roth-Phaly Bo

January 29, 2016 - August 3, 2016

When someone comes into our lives... and they are too quietly and quickly gone, they leave footprints on our hearts... and their memory stays with us forever
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Ingeborg Helene Bowers

April 22, 1929 - July 30, 2016

Ingeborg Bowers was born in Germany, April 1929. She lived through the difficult years of World War II including the firebombing of Dresden. She escaped East Berlin in 1954 and worked for US military families as a Nanny. Ingeborg eventually immigrated to the US in 1960 and moved to Seattle in 1962 to enjoy the World's Fair.In 1962 she met and married Fred Bowers, the love of her life. She worked...
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Axel Theodore Peterson

March 21, 1923 - July 29, 2016

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Josephine Emma Beebe

August 31, 1915 - July 26, 2016

Josephine Miller was born in Mason City, Iowa to parents, Bernice Fay Keyes (b.1892 NE) and Carl Earl Miller (b.1884 IN).Her maternal grandparents were Emma Gertrude DeWitt (b. 1868 IL) and Marshall Jay Keyes (b. 1856 NE).Her familial grandparents were Josephine Sommer (b. IN) and William Miller.Her familial great grandparents were Sophie and Carl Sommer (b. Schleswig Holstein).Her familial great...
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Arthur Charles Vogel

October 5, 1923 - July 26, 2016

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Sharon Muree Ivester

March 5, 1931 - July 21, 2016

Sharon Muree Francis Jessen Ivester, age 85, died peacefully on July 21, 2016 at Sunrise of Edmonds, after a long struggle with Alzheimer's. Sharon was born March 5, 1931, in Havre, Montana, the daughter of Nordahl L. Jessen and Gertrude Frasier Jessen. At the age of 5 months the family moved to North Seattle, Washington.Sharon attended Maple Leaf Grade School and graduated from Lincoln High...
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Donna Frey DECOU

July 18, 1939 - July 19, 2016

Donna Frey DeCou passed away July 19, 2016, from small cell cancer, at her home in Seattle, WA. Donna was born July 18, 1939 in Manhattan, KS to Gail and Don Frey. She married Robert DeCou on August 7, 1959. After graduating from Kansas State University in 1961 with a degree in music, she and Robert moved to Seattle to begin their teaching careers.Donna is survived by her husband Robert, her...
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Ethel May Kick

April 26, 1921 - July 18, 2016

Ethel May Butterfield Kick was born April 21, 1921 in Liberty Ville, Lake County, Illinois. In 1929, at the age of eight, her family moved from their farm into town. She completed her schooling there and met her husband-to-be, Robert Kick. Ethel said, "I followed my daddy everywhere". She remembered a barn fire caused by wet, steaming hay. She followed her daddy into the barn, watching...
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Lillian Fong

November 28, 1931 - July 17, 2016

Lillian Fong, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, passed away at the age of 84 on Sunday, July 17, 2016 in Everett, WA after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Toisan, China on November 28, 1931 to Fawn and Wai Chun. Lillian was a loving wife to Wesley Fong whom she married in 1954 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Together they raised seven children, in Canada during the early...
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Laverne Gordon Pederson

November 8, 1928 - July 14, 2016

"The Robin and the Sparrow" by Elizabeth CheneySaid the robin to the sparrow,"I should really like to know,Why these anxious human beingsRush about and worry so."Said the sparrow to the robin,"Friend I think that It must be,That they have no Heavenly Father,Such as cares for you and me."
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Roland Matthew Kauzlarich

June 14, 1934 - July 13, 2016

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Dorothie Ann Christensen

September 25, 1991 - July 9, 2016

Dorothie Ann "Dot" Christensen, age 24, passed away at her home in Shoreline, WA on July 9, 2016 from cardiac arrest during a seizure.Dot was born on September 25, 1991 in Kirkland, WA to Ted and Cathy Christensen. Her twin sister, Sarah Ruth, did not survive. In 1997 her sister Emma joined the family. After being diagnosed with cerebral palsy, Dot attended Boyer Children's Clinic, Wonderland...
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Kai Muk Lam

April 7, 1937 - July 2, 2016

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Satya Vir Vasudeva

November 20, 1935 - July 1, 2016

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Spencer Vaughn Brewer

May 29, 1996 - June 29, 2016

Spencer Vaughn BrewerBirth Date- 5-29-1996Death Date- 6-29-2016Place of Birth- Seattle, WAPlace of Passing- Naknek, AKShorecrest High SchoolAble Body Seaman- Cross Point, Naknek Barge Lines, LLCSpencer was one of those bigger than life young men who lived with passion and conviction. He is remembered for his fun loving, outgoing nature and the fact that everyone he encountered felt like they had...
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Lola Thorunn Illchuk

November 14, 1919 - June 29, 2016

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Mieczyslaw Morawski

January 24, 1944 - June 28, 2016

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Eleanor Evelyn Odle

July 3, 1920 - June 27, 2016

Eleanor Odle was a California gal, but lived in Seattle for 74 years. She was born in Visalia, California, July 3, 1920, to Alexander and Ola Mueller. She spent her youth in Visalia and Pasadena, CA. In 1939, she located to Seattle to attend Seattle Pacific University where she met Willard F. Odle. They married in December, 1940, and made their home in Seattle except for 3 years in Portland when...
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Delfina Andaya Lacsamana

November 26, 1911 - June 27, 2016

Born Delfina P. Anadaya on November 26, 1911, one of many siblings, in the small town of San Gabriel, LA Union, Philippines to parents, Hermojenes Andaya & Victoria Palabay, Delfina was blessed with one hundred & four wonderful years of life ahead of her. Shortly after her graduation, Delfina married Rufino R. Lacsamana, her beloved Husband of many years. During their wonderful life...
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Patrick Allen Halligan

January 23, 1932 - June 25, 2016

The DashI read of a man who stood to speak At the funeral of a friendHe referred to the dates on her tombstoneFrom the beginning, to the end.He noted that first came her date of birthAnd spoke the following date with tears,But he said what mattered most of allWas the dash between those years.For that dash represents all the timeThat she spent alive on earth.And now only those who loved herKnow...
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Ruth Daniels Wienker

November 26, 1922 - June 25, 2016

Ruth passed away June 25, 2016 at age 93. Daughter of Prof. Joseph Daniels and Gladys Fletcher Daniels. Ruth Married Curtis H. Wienker in July of 1941. She taught in Anchorage briefly before returning to theU. of W. for an advanced degree in Counseling. Following that she served as a counselor at Ballard High School, from which she retired in 1984. Ruth is survived by three children: Dr. Curtis...
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Florea Stan

July 25, 1932 - June 25, 2016

Fratele Florea Stan s-a nascut în Oarja, jude?ul Arge?, la data de 25 iulie 1932.A fost al treilea copil în familia lui Stan ?i Ileana Stan (o familie de ?ase copii - patru fete ?i doi baie?i).Dupa ce s-a casatorit cu Fivi Iacobescu s-a mutat în ora?ul Pite?ti. Dumnezeu i-a daruit patru fete: Florina, Sorina, Hermina ?i Alina. În anul 2003 a emigrat în America.Atât ...
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James Van Griffin

October 15, 1947 - June 23, 2016

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Chong Wu WU

October 16, 1935 - June 22, 2016

I'd like the memory of meto be a happy one.I'd like to leave an afterglowof smiles when life is done.I'd like to leave an echo whisperingsoftly down the ways,Of happy times and laughing timesand bright sunny days.I'd like the tears of those who grieveto dry before the sun.Of happy memories that I leaveWhen my life is done.Arrangements under the direction of Acacia Memorial Park ...
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Pat Yoshitsugu Murosako

January 2, 1921 - June 20, 2016

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Ha Thi Nguyen

April 22, 1933 - June 20, 2016

Mrs. Nguyen Thi HaBorn as the 8th in the large family of 10 siblings. Mrs. Ha Nguyen has learned to be strong in order to survive and respect. With the country fully engulfed in conflict growing up, our Mom decided to move toward South of Viet Nam and later was the owner of a business store. She met and married our Dad, Binh Vu, in Nha Trang and together they had 5 children: 3 sons and 2...
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Barbara Jean McDonald

June 2, 1923 - June 19, 2016

Barbara Jean McDonald died peacefully with her family by her side on June 19th, at Evergreen Hospice in Kirkland Washington. She had been receiving visitors during the last few days of her life including both of her children and their spouses, her 6 grandchildren, and most of her 8 great grandchildren. Up until her death, Barbara had been living in her home in Medina where she had raised her...
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LaRue Egbert Schmidt

May 7, 1926 - June 19, 2016

LaRue Egbert Schmidt was born May 7, 1926 to John James and Myrtle Maria Egbert in Grace, Idaho. She passed away suddenly and peacefully, June 19, 2016 in Kirkland, Washington. As a young child LaRue moved with her family to Leavenworth, Washington where she was raised and graduated from high school.LaRue married the love of her life, William R. Schmidt "Smitty" in 1954. They lived in...
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James Arnold Blackmore

February 10, 1937 - June 16, 2016

James "Jim" Arnold Blackmore, 79, passed away June 16, 2016 at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle following an extended and determined battle with heart disease.Jim leaves behind his wife Katrin Mucke, his sisters Millie and Ruth, his sister in law Ellen and husband Carl, his four children Dan and wife Kathi, Teri, Rob and wife Linda, and Rick, plus ten grandchildren...
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Alice Mae Brewer

November 7, 1918 - June 15, 2016

Alice was born in Niobrara, Nebraska on November 7, 1918, and died in Bellevue, Washington on June 15, 2016. Her family lived for a time in Killam, Alberta, Canada, where her younger brother, Jack, was born. Jack says that Alice wanted to be his baby sitter, so in 1928, their father built a wagon and she'd proudly cart Jack all around Killam!Back in Niobrara in 1933, Alice met the love of her...
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Patricia Teiko Johnson

June 19, 1922 - June 14, 2016

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Yinke Wei

August 27, 1939 - June 11, 2016

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Robert Glenn McCrory

August 25, 1951 - June 8, 2016

A Beautiful LifeA beautiful lifethat came to an end,he died as he lived,everyone's friend.In our hearts,a memorywill always be kept,of one we loved,and will never forget.Burial arrangements under the direction of Acacia Memorial Park & Funeral Home.
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Peter Andrew Jonsen

June 11, 1965 - June 8, 2016

PETER ANDREW JONSENLIFE SKETCHJune 11, 1968 - June 8, 2016Peter passed away in his home peacefully and unexpectedly on June 8, 2016. He was born in Seattle, WA on June 11, 1965 to Gordon and Barbara Jonsen, and is survived by his parents, his Brother Eric (wife Janelle), his Sister Stephanie (partner Matt), Niece Erica and two year old Forrest, his Great-Nephew.Peter spent his growing up years...
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William Louis Gorman

February 14, 1922 - June 8, 2016

On June 8, 2016, at 94 years old and surrounded by his children, William L. Gorman passed peacefully on, joining his beloved Shirley. Bill was born February 14, 1922, to Louis James and Alice Lynch Gorman in Denver, Colorado. He graduated from St. Francis De Sales high school and attended the University of Denver and Notre Dame, where he entered the Navy-sponsored V-12 officer-training program as...
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Elaine Joan Ross

October 19, 1954 - June 7, 2016

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Marjorie B. Heldridge

December 10, 1912 - June 7, 2016

Marjorie B. Heldridge passed away peacefully surrounded by family, on June 7, 2016 at the age of 103 in Seattle, Washington. She was born in Rosedale, Kansas December 10, 1912 and grew up in Council Bluffs , Iowa. She was the daughter of Lillian and Ed Brockman. Marjorie graduated from Lincoln High School in Council Bluffs and married Meredith J. Heldridge in 1934. She had three children,...
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Violet Madeline Dow

July 1, 1918 - June 2, 2016

Violet was born in Odessa, Washington to parents Emma and Carl Peterson. The family later settled in Spokane where Violet attended Rogers High School where she graduated in 1936. Violet married William James (Bill) Dow Jr. on August 1, 1939, in Spokane, Washington at her parent's home. Bill attended Lewis & Clark High School, cross town rival Rogers. They met at the Outside-In...
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William Francis Collins

January 2, 1932 - June 1, 2016

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Mark Reid Iverson

March 30, 1956 - May 28, 2016

I give you this one thought to keep -I am with you still - I do not sleep.I am a thousand winds that blow,I am the diamond glints on snow,I am the sunlight on ripened grain,I am the gentle autumn rain.When you awaken in the morning's hush,I am the swift, uplifting rushOf quiet birds in circled flight.I am the soft stars that shine at night.Do not think of me as gone -I am with you still - in each...
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Tyson Jr Kamalii Moke Makana Wise

March 13, 2016 - May 27, 2016

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Dorothy Dean Edgington

March 26, 1925 - May 25, 2016

My MotherA mother is one who understands the things you say and doWho always overlooks your faults and sees the best in you.A mother is one whose special love inspires you day by dayWho fills your heart with gladness in her warm and thoughtful way.A mother is all these things and more - the greatest treasure knownAnd the dearest Mother in all the world is the one I call my own.Burial arrangements...
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Elizabeth Jesse Nappen

February 29, 1924 - May 21, 2016

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Elizabeth J. Nappen

February 29, 1924 - May 21, 2016

I'd like the memory of meto be a happy one.I'd like to leave an afterglowof smiles when life is done.I'd like to leave an echo whisperingsoftly down the ways,Of happy times and laughing timesand bright sunny days.I'd like the tears of those who grieveto dry before the sun.Of happy memories that I leaveWhen my life is done.Arrangements under the direction of Acacia Memorial Park ...
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Joan Nolene Redmond Kaylor

February 26, 1929 - May 20, 2016

Joan Nolene Redmond Kaylor, 86, passed away on May 20, 2016 in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was born July 26, 1929 to Lloyd Munson Redmond and Charlotte Elizabeth Chase in Santa Ana, California. She married Kenneth Kay Kaylor April 22, 1950 in Los Angeles and was later sealed in the Los Angeles temple. They were married for 54 years until Ken's death in 2004. In 2009, she married James O. Henrie...
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LaRose Austrid McLeod

April 27, 1928 - May 20, 2016

LaRose Austrid Stearns McLeod (nee Johnson), April 27, 1928 - May 20, 2016. LaRose was born and raised on the family farm in rural Minnesota, the youngest of six children. She met and married Wilford K. (Bill) Stearns after she graduated from nursing school in Minneapolis while Bill attended Bethel College in St. Paul. They made their home in the Pacific Northwest and eventually raised six...
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Judith L. Roberts

December 27, 1939 - May 19, 2016

Judith L. Roberts passed away on 5/19/2016 after a yearlong battle with pancreatic cancer. Judith lived in Denver for 50 years and was a successful and much-loved attorney, professor, wife, parent, and friend. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. She is survived by her husband, Walden; children, Heather, Kim and David and two grandchildren, Kaz and Quincy. Arrangements under the...
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John Michael Turner

July 16, 1928 - May 19, 2016

John Turner was born in Seattle the 6th child of Alta and Bill Turner. He leaves behind his wife Nancy and four children, Linda Kolbo (Jim), Mike Turner, Nancy Jean Turner (Steve Shramm), and Diane Turner. Nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.John loved building and worked in construction before joining The Seattle Fire Department where he rose to the rank of Lieutenant. He...
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Ruth Adeline Henley

June 25, 1921 - May 17, 2016

One MotherYou can only have one motherPatient kind and true,No other friend in all the worldWill be the same to you.When other friends forsake youTo mother you will return,For all her loving kindnessShe asks nothing in return.As we look upon her pictureSweet memories we recall,Of a face so full of sunshineAnd a smile for one and all.Sweet Jesus, take this messageTo our dear mother up above,Tell...
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Warren Kelble Smith

September 20, 1921 - May 15, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Acacia Memorial Park & Funeral Home, Seattle, Washington.
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Zetta Elise O'Brien

July 30, 1940 - May 14, 2016

Zetta Elsie O'Brien was 76 years of age, born on July 30, 1940 in Nelson, British Columbia to parents Elza Leon Dodd & (June) Euguine Vetiline Lacoursiere. She is survived by her sister, Jane Burns, her brother, Lloyd Dodd has passed.Zetta married the love of her life, Dale O'Brien on August 24, 1957 at the young age of 16 and Dale at 18. With a love that would last decades and until her...
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Lee Ashraf El-Masry

December 20, 1975 - May 12, 2016

Lee Ashraf El-Masry, Camel, 40, passed away Thursday May 12th in his home in Maple Leaf. Camel was born December 20th, 1975 in Illinois. He was raised by his mother Mary Little who nurtured his unique, artistic spirit. Together they had many adventures before settling in Washington State. At the age of 20 he met his soul mate, Tawnya. Together they welcomed their son Demytrius a few years later...
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Francisca Winston Erickson

March 1, 1924 - May 4, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Acacia Memorial Park & Funeral Home.
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Mary-Jo Walker

June 27, 1931 - May 4, 2016

Mary-Jo (Harris) Walker, was born on June 27th, 1931, & passed away on May 4th, 2016, after a brave fight with cancer.Mary-Jo graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Social work and later went on to receive a Master's degree of Social Work, both from The University of Washington. She was a kind, generous, & compassionate woman that will be missed by all that knew her. Mary-Jo is...
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Francisca Winston Erickson

March 1, 1924 - May 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Acacia Memorial Park & Funeral Home, Seattle, Washington.
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G. Lucille Tomlinson

July 12, 1927 - May 1, 2016

Age 88, formerly of Shoreline, WA passed away peacefully in her sleep on May 1, 2016 in Spokane Valley, WA where she had been living with her daughter and son-in-law for the past year. Lucille was born in Burlington, KS on July 12, 1927 to Dorothy and & Otto Tripp and welcomed by brother Charles. Growing up in the small farming town, she met her soul mate, and future husband, Vernon Tomlinson...
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Gertrude Lucille Tomlinson

July 12, 1927 - May 1, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Acacia Memorial Park & Funeral Home, Seattle, Washington.
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Robert Archie MOORE

November 16, 1929 - April 24, 2016

Robert Archie Moore passed away April 24, 2016 at the age of 86.Robert (Bob) was born in Seattle November 16, 1929, the younger of two children born to Archie and Mable Moore. Bob grew up in the Capital Hill area; he attended Broadway High School and worked in the family grocery business. He met Janet Willoughby while a student at Whitman College and they married in 1952. After graduating from...
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