• Buckley

    Irvin “Buck” Ingram, Jr.

    Early in December, he knocked on the door of his neighbor, Harry.  “Can I borrow a ladder?”  “Sure, Buck.  Let me get it for you.”  Harry went to the garage and found the ladder, bringing it out through the garage to the driveway.  Buck thanked him, but, instead of heading home across the street, he leaned the ladder up against Harry’s house, climbed up, and began unscrewing the carefully strung red Christmas lights lining the…

  • Lynden

    Henry Weg

    Henry “Hank” Weg Sr. went home to be with Jesus on January 8, 2019 surrounded by his family. Hank was born to Peter and …

  • Kirkland

    Allison Dana Hanson

    Allison Hanson Allison “Alli” Dana Hanson, 43 years of age, of Sammamish Washington, passed away on New Year’s day 2019. Alli was born on July 17, 1975 in Aberdeen, Washington to James and JoAnn (Melhoff) Ray.  During Alli’s Elementary school years the family lived in Yakima, Washington but moved to Vancouver, Washington where she graduated from Columbia River High School. Four years later she graduated from Western Washington University with a degree in Environmental Studies creating the building block for her career. Allison worked in the environmental field starting with Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT). She worked on the state’s biggest transportation projects as the Environmental Services Director for…

  • Aberdeen

    Lisa Morgan

    Lisa Marie Morgan, 16, a student at Harbor High School, Aberdeen, died at Children’s Hospital and Medical Center, Seattle, Thursday, January 10, 2019. She was born in Aberdeen, November 18, 20 …

  • Seattle

    ENGRUMS, Kezia Cecelia

    Kezia Cecelia Engrums (Age 30) On Friday, January 4, 2019, of Lakeside, CA. Beloved daughter of Claudene Paris Raynell Ahaghotu; granddaughter of Juanita Vashti Wilson. Also survived by grand-aunties Magdalene Brewer and Frances Hoff; grand-uncle Alex Brewer; aunties Tonia Hargette, Vivian Hutchins, Edwina Tito-Vinton and several cousins, nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives. Relatives and friends may call at  Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD, Tuesday, January 15, from 10  to 11 a.m.; where the Funeral Service will follow at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery.  

  • Seattle

    TROY, Elizabeth Ann Cashman

    Elizabeth Ann Cashman Troy Elizabeth Ann Cashman Troy, of Bethesda, Md., died peacefully, with family present, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. Liz was born Nov. 15, 1928, in Owatonna, Minn., to James and Elizabeth Cashman. She had six brothers and one sister. She graduated from St. Teresa’s College in Winona, Minn. She earned a master’s degree in library science at Catholic University of Maryland. It was in the library at CUA that she met her future husband, Thomas F. Troy, of Oakham, Mass. They married on Aug. 29, 1953. They and their children lived in Arlington, Leesburg, Hillsboro, and Fairfax, Va., and Rockville, Md,, before settling in Bethesda, Md., in 1972. Liz founded the…

  • Washington Death Notices

    Judy Rantschler

    Judy Rose Rantschler, 68, a lifelong Skagit Valley resident, passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. Judy was born in Sedro-Woolley on May 20, 1950, the daughter of Rawson & Muthel (Wilson) Hornbeck.  She was raised in the Concrete area and attended Concrete High School where she was active in school activities.  She graduated with the class of 1968. Judy was united in marriage to John Rantschler on May 1, 1970 in Concrete and there they made their home and raised their children. Judy worked for over 30 years with the Skagit County Public Works department, first as a flagger out of the…

  • Seattle

    DUFOUR, R. Damian

    R. Damian DuFour R. Damian DuFour of Bethesda, MD died January 8, 2019 peacefully at home. He was born on October 10, 1939 in Washington, D.C. A graduate of Blessed Sacrament grade school, St. John’s College High School, and Mount Saint Mary’s College in 1963, Damian was also a member of the United States Marine Corp Reserves from 1958 to 1964. In 1971, he married Margaret Egan in Newport, Rhode Island. Damian begin his career in the insurance industry in 1974, specializing in all aspects of life, health, retirement and pension programs. A leader in the industry, Damian was a member of the Leading Producers Roundtable and inducted in the…

  • Seattle

    CHORRO, Rene Humberto

    Rene Humberto Chorro Rene Humberto Chorro was born on December 21, 1946 in Zacatecoluca, El Salvador.  Rene came from a loving family, his father Manuel, his mother Graciela, his two older brothers Arturo and Gerardo, his older sister Rosa Emma, and his younger sister Graciela.  Rene dreamt about moving to the United States and at the age of 24, he finally moved to the United States where he met his beautiful wife, Lydia.  They fell madly in love and married in 1972 in Puerto Rico.  The couple had three boys – Sergio, Gerardo and Richard.  Rene was a sweet loving father and really cared about his family.  The Chorro’s have…

  • Bellingham

    Hanna, Karen E.

    It is with great sadness that we have lost a good friend. Karen was survived by a half brother, David Schuette from MO. Karen was born in Cape…

  • Seattle

    MILLER, Charles H.

    CHARLES HARDY MILLER (Age 91)   On Sunday, January 6, 2019, of Wheaton, MD. Beloved former husband of Susannah R. Miller; father of Kimberly M. Roop (Harry), Teresa M. Douglas (James), Amanda M. Miller, Megan S. Miller Magee (Tony) and Charles A. Miller (Marina). Also survived by 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD (Valet Parking) Sunday, January 13, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., where a Funeral Service will be held on Monday, January 14, at 11 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association. Please Click Here to View and Sign…

  • Ellensburg

    Bonar, Kayla Nicole

    Kayla Nicole Bonar Our precious daughter, Kayla Nicole Bonar left this earth to be with her Savior in the early hours on the morning of December 6, 2018. Kayla’s unexpected passing leaves her family and friends with a deep sense…

  • Seattle

    Michaels, Susan

    Susan Michaels 1956 ~ 2018 Susan Michaels, former co-anchor of KING-TV’s “Seattle Today”, passed away on December 21st at her home in Sultan. In…