Obituaries

Thomas Patrick Keefe

Thomas Patrick Keefe, age 82, died March 29 after a courageous battle with Parkinson’s disease.He was born April 21, 1919 in the Seattle area. A… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2002

Astrid Leonhard Christenson

Astrid Leonhard Christenson, 93Astrid Maria Leonhard Christenson, age 93, died March 28 at Linden Grove Health Care Center in Puyallup.She was born July 4, 1908… Continue reading

  • Mar 28, 2002

Stephen Sellie Haugseth

Stephen Sellie Haugseth, age 54, died March 27 after a long battle with melanoma cancer.He was born Dec. 21, 1947 in New Rockford, N.D., the… Continue reading

  • Mar 27, 2002

Arnelia Corrine Hutto

Arneila Corrine Hutto, age 90, of Poulsbo, died March 17, 2002 at Harrison Hospital in Silverdale.She was born June 11, 1911 in Watertown, N.Y. to… Continue reading

  • Mar 17, 2002

Georgia Moore Foster

Longtime Bainbridge Island resident, Georgia Moore Foster, age 89, died at her home March 17.She was born in Ayden, NC July 5, 1912, the daughter… Continue reading

  • Mar 17, 2002

Priscilla Alsip

Priscilla Alsip, age 90, died March 16 at Messenger House on Bainbridge Island, where she had resided for the past two years.She was born Priscilla… Continue reading

  • Mar 16, 2002

Tammy Wulff

Tammy Wulff, age 39, died March 12 after a battle with cancer.She was born in Seattle on Dec. 5, 1962 as Tammy Marie Allen. A… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2002

Gladys May Sarin

Bainbridge Island resident Gladys May Sarin, age 89, died March 8 at Messenger House Care Center.She was born May 20, 1912 is Seattle to Rev.… Continue reading

  • Mar 8, 2002

Royce Grant Nogle

Royce Grant Nogle, age 87, of Bainbridge Island, died March 8, 2002 at Messenger House Care Center on Bainbridge Island.He was born Nov. 26, 1914… Continue reading

  • Mar 8, 2002

Rod Stephen Strasburger

Island resident Rod Stephen Strasburger, age 80, died March 6.He was born Jan. 18, 1922 in Los Angeles, Calif. to Amanda Appel and Rodman Strasburger.He… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2002

Evelyn Mae Ellingsen

Evelyn Mae Ellingsen, 87, died Feb. 28. She lived on Bainbridge Island for most of her life.She was born May 22, 1914 and worked for… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2002

James ‘Jim’ Walganski

Longtime Bainbridge Islander and Pacific Northwest hunting and fishing advocate James “Jim” Walganski, died Feb. 27 at his home in Snohomish at age 81.He had… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2002

Jeanette Schrader

Jeanette Schrader, age 92, died Feb. 23 at Messenger House.She was born July 3, 1909 in Minneapolis, Minn. to Jack Ryan and Grace Brown.She was… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2002

Robert Badger Ainsworth

Bainbridge island resident Robert Badger Ainsworth, age 99, died Feb. 23.He was born Dec. 13, 1902 in Pittsburgh, Penn. to George and Frances (Badger) Ainsworth.… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2002

Jane Kitamoto Akita

Jane Kitamoto Akita, age 60, died Feb. 17 of a brain aneurysm at her home in Bellevue.She was born Jane Chiseko Kitamoto, June 2, 1941… Continue reading

  • Feb 17, 2002

Manfred ‘Matt’ Raymond Borgen

Manfred “Matt” Raymond Borgen, Jr., 62, of McCleary, Wash., died Feb. 17 at Harrison Hospital.He was born Jan. 29, 1940, in Tacoma, to Manfred Raymond… Continue reading

  • Feb 17, 2002

James S. Dahlstrom

James S. Dahlstrom, age 66, died Feb. 13 in Seattle after an 18-month battle with cancer.He spent most of his life in the Seattle area… Continue reading

  • Feb 13, 2002

John Newhall Harris

Bainbridge Island resident John Newhall Harris, Sr., age 79, died Feb. 13 at Island Health and Rehabilitation Center.He was born April 26, 1922 in Amherst,… Continue reading

  • Feb 13, 2002

Donald D. Divine

Donald D. Divine, age 79, of Bainbridge Island, died Feb. 11 at Virginia Mason Hospital, Seattle.He was born Oct. 4, 1922 in Minneapolis, Minn. to… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2002

Wylie Miller Hemphill

Lifelong Seattle resident and Bainbridge summer resident Wylie Miller Hemphill, age 84, died Feb. 2.He was born in Seattle on Jan. 16, 1918 to Wylie… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2002