Obituaries

Death Notices

Lynsey McGrath, Lloyd Hupp, George Auld Jr., Dennis Aaron, Cory Genzberger

  • Dec 6th, 2018

 

Nellie Annie Pullar

Nellie Annie Pullar of Montesano passed away Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at Montesano Health and Rehabilitation Center.

  • Dec 6th, 2018

 

Robert Oscar Backstrom

Robert (Bob) Oscar Backstrom, age 89, passed away Nov. 27, 2018, at Capital Medical Center after a brief illness.

  • Dec 1st, 2018

 

Beverly Carol Scott

Longtime Elma resident Beverly Carol Scott, 82, passed away at her home on Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018, surrounded by her family.

  • Nov 29th, 2018

Melvin O. Williamson

Melvin O. Williamson passed peacefully with family by his side Nov. 16, 2018, at age 83, after a brief fight with cancer.

  • Nov 29th, 2018

Jerry P. Phillips 7/23/35 – 11/12/18

Jerry P. Phillips was born on July 23, 1935 to Paul and Ruth Phillips in Sand Springs, Okla.

  • Nov 22nd, 2018

Brendan E. McCarroll

Brendan Edward McCarroll, 51, of Thornton, Colo. died Oct. 25, 2018.

  • Nov 15th, 2018

Joan R. Welch

Joan Rita Welch, 71, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018.

  • Nov 15th, 2018

Ray E. “Lucky” Hughes Jr.

Ray Ernest “Lucky” Hughes Jr., 53, of Elma, Wash. passed away Oct. 14, 2018, while asleep at his home.

  • Nov 8th, 2018

John A. Morris

John Anthony Morris, age 59, passed away at home on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018.

  • Nov 8th, 2018

Wanda Mae Hubbard

Wanda Mae Hubbard of Montesano passed away Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital.

  • Nov 1st, 2018

Ruth M. Gonsalves

Ruth Marie Hakala Gonsalves, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, died peacefully on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Gig Harbor, Wash., from complications of a stroke and dementia, Alzheimer’s type.

  • Oct 25th, 2018

Lonnie E. Romine

Lonnie Eldon Romine, 52, Montesano resident and Planerman at Sierra Pacific Industries, died Oct. 11, 2018, at Thompson Peak Medical Center in Scottsdale, Ariz. while fighting cancer.

  • Oct 25th, 2018

Steven S. Briggs

Steven Scott Briggs, age 54, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, after a long illness. Steve was born and raised in Montesano.

  • Oct 25th, 2018

Marian Eileen Pajala

We are saddened to announce that Marian Eileen Pajala (commonly known as Eileen), age 88, of Elma, Wash., passed away at her home in Elma on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018.

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Jack G. Koehler

Jack G. Koehler went to be with the Lord Aug. 9, 2018. He was born on March 20, 1936.

  • Oct 18th, 2018

Barbara A. Johansen

Barbara Afton Johansen, 89, Montesano resident and former bank manager at First Interstate Bank, passed away on Oct. 5, 2018, at Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen, Wash.

  • Oct 11th, 2018

Death Notices

Michael McKeag, Walter Foster, Jesse Rasmussen, Donald Henley

  • Oct 4th, 2018

William G. Allison Sr.

William Gene Allison Sr. was born Sept. 9, 1938, and was carried away on the wings of angels on Sept. 4, 2018.

  • Sep 20th, 2018

Edward Martin Kling

Edward Martin Kling died at Puget Sound Health Care on Aug. 12, 2018, in Olympia, Wash., following a recent heart related illness.

  • Sep 20th, 2018