Obituaries

James C. Bingham

May 31, 1957 – August 23, 2018

  • Aug 31, 2018

John Alden Davison

May 25, 1917 – Nov. 15, 2017

  • Aug 31, 2018

Dorothy Mitchell Bland

Our much loved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Dorothy Mitchell Bland, passed away on Aug. 13, 2018, at the age of 96, at Martha and Mary… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2018

Franklin Chu, M.D.

We are heartbroken to announce the passing of Dr. Franklin Chu of Bainbridge Island, a great humanitarian who left China as a young refugee in… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2018

Judith Carol O’Hare

Judy (Stahl) O’Hare passed away Aug. 10, 2018. She was born in Portland, Maine on Sept. 3, 1945. She grew up in New England and… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2018

Radolph ‘Rod’ Marion Chuka

Radolph “Rod” Marion Chuka passed away Saturday July 28, 2018 surrounded by loved ones after a six-week battle with bile duct cancer. Born on Jan.… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2018

DeLona Kurtz

DeLona Kurtz died July 26, 2018 in Seattle at the age of 79. DeLona Irene Fassero was born June 22, 1939 in Ellensburg to Mary… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2018

James ‘Jim’ Charles Willmann

James Charles Willmann, (Jim), passed away Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 at Northwoods Lodge in Silverdale with his beloved family at his side. Born in San… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2018

David Lee Stern

May 27, 1950 – Aug. 7, 2018

  • Aug 17, 2018

Joan Lovat (Muller) Smith

Joan Lovat (Muller) Smith, a longtime resident of Bainbridge Island, died on July 16, 2018 after a brief illness. She was 87 years old. Born… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2018

Dick Baker

Dick Baker was born on Sept. 11, 1939 in Canton, Ohio. He died July 14, 2018 of complications following a bad fall, surrounded by family… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2018

Claire Gace

Catherine Claire Gace, née Elliott, passed away June 29, 2018. She was born in Johannesburg, South Africa to an academic family on May 9, 1941.… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2018

Christian Douglas (Chris) Ericksen

Christian Douglas (Chris) Ericksen died July 3, 2018 in Wenatchee. Born on Oct. 6, 1943, he attended McDonald grade school, Commodore Junior High, and Bainbridge… Continue reading

  • Jul 20, 2018

Helen Merrill

Helen Merrill passed away peacefully on July 10, 2018 at Wyatt House, where she had lived for the past three years. Helen was born Oct.… Continue reading

  • Jul 20, 2018

James Morrison Dorsey

James Morrison Dorsey was born Aug. 28, 1930 in Tacoma to John and Mary Morrison. Both of Jim’s parents passed away before he turned 14;… Continue reading

  • Jul 13, 2018

Tom S. Allen

Tom S. Allen was taken suddenly on June 16, 2018 leaving an extended family shocked and grieving. He was born Sept. 21, 1947. Tommy could… Continue reading

  • Jul 13, 2018

David Gronley

Our beloved David passed away peacefully at home early Friday morning, June 22, 2018. He enjoyed spending time outdoors in his garden. David had an… Continue reading

  • Jul 13, 2018

Diane Consuela Roza

Diane Consuela Roza passed away peacefully Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the Olympic Alzheimer’s Residence in Gig Harbor. She was 76. Born in Seattle on… Continue reading

  • Jul 13, 2018

Jane Leslie Newberry

Jane Leslie Newberry, Bainbridge Island, died on June 27, 2018, of ovarian cancer. She was 67. Jane Leslie spent her early years on the family… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2018

Lydia Claesson

In the early morning hours of Feb. 19, 2018 our mother Lydia Mary (Nekuda) Claesson passed away peacefully at home, in her sleep, after a… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2018