• Aberdeen

    Verene Castleberry

    Verene Marie Castleberry of Aberdeen passed away Friday, January 25, 2019 at Grays Harbor Community Hospital. She was 77. Arrangements entrusted to Harrison Family Mortuary.

  • Seattle

    ARGUETA, Hermes A.

    HERMES ALCIDES ARGUETA, Sr. (Age 67) Passed away on Tuesday, January 22, 2019, of Upper Marlboro, MD. Beloved husband of Reina Argueta; loving father of Hermes Argueta, Jr. and Karen Argueta. Grandfather of Lily and Anthony. Brother of Daisy Danku. Also survived by many loving family and friends. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), on Sunday, January 27, 2019, from 2 to 4 PM and 7 to 9 PM. Mass of Christian Burial at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception Crypt Church, 400 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, 20017 on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 10:00…

  • Seattle

    CAMPBELL, George “Rupie” Daniel

    George “Rupie” Daniel Campbell (Age 79) On Sunday, January 20, 2019, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved son of the late Arthur Campbell and Elsie Greaves Campbell.  Beloved brother of Betty Campbell and the late Lucilla Helena Campbell-Taylor “Judy”. He is survived by his older brother Donald Greaves, many cousins, nieces and nephews, and many loving family and friends.  A memorial in celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Blvd. West, Silver Spring, MD 20901 at 1 p.m.

  • Kirkland

    Michele Cecile Lathan

    Michele Lathan Michele Cecile Lathan gained her wings at the age of 71. She was at home when she passed away peacefully on January 18, 2019 with her two daughters, Angela and Amy, along with life partner, Guy, by her side. Michele was born to Richard Reynold Frane and Itha Marie (Holtz) Frane in Seattle, WA on June 5, 1947. She was the 8th of 9 children. She was known by the nicknames “Mick” and “Mickey.” She graduated from Lincoln High School in Seattle, WA and later from the University of Washington with a BA in Global studies in 2003. She lived the last 35 years of her life in…

  • Seattle

    RIVERA, Cornelia Mata

    Cornelia Mata Rivera (Age 78) On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, of Gaithersburg, MD. Beloved wife of  the late Juan Rivera; mother of Alexander Rivera, Lalaine Femrite, Cherry Rivera, Ferdinand Rivera and the late Delfin Rivera. Also survived by 21 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Wednesday, January 30, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Thursday, January 31, from 11 to 11:30 a.m. at Holy Redeemer Church, 9705 Summit Ave, Kensington, MD, followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery.    

  • Yelm

    Donna Louise Johnson (Gagnon)

    Just one day prior to her 87th birthday, Donna Louise Johnson (Gagnon) flew home to Heaven on the wings of Angels. Donna, originally from Two Rivers, Wisconsin, died peacefully in her home in Packwood, Washington, on Jan. 19, 2019, as…

  • Seattle

    GILDER, Margaret Mary

    MARGARET MARY GILDER (Age 95) On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, of Silver Spring, MD.  Beloved wife of  the late John Wayne Gilder; mother of Christine Hintz, Mark Gilder, Anne Overton, Kathleen Edquist, Lawrence Gilder, Margaret Black and the late James Gilder; sister of Rockne May and Therese Benson; grandmother of 16 and the late John Gilder; great-grandmother of two.  Mass of Christian Burial at Church of the Resurrection at Riderwood Village, 3110 Gracefield Road, Silver Spring, MD, on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 11 am.   Interment Arlington National Cemetery Columbarium at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to Catholic Charities of Washington, St Jude Children’s…

  • Seattle

    MARTIN, Helen

    HELEN CHRISTINE HERMANSON MARTIN Helen Christine Hermanson Martin, (age 100), passed away peacefully on January 2, 2019, in Silver Spring, MD.  She was born May 5, 1918, to parents Harold and Christine Hermanson, in New Mexico.  Although born in New Mexico, the family moved to Minnesota where they raised their six children before moving to Washington, DC in 1937. Helen married Clyde Wilson Martin October 1, 1939 and had two children:  Robert and Claudia.  Helen became a single mother after Clyde’s passing in1947, and immediately went to work to support her children. Helen’s career of 34 years was spent at Army Mutual Aid Association, located at Ft. Myers, Arlington VA.…

  • Seattle

    ALLEN, Robert Oliver

    Robert Oliver Allen (Age 89) On Friday, January 18, 2019, of Silver Spring, MD. Born February 9, 1929 in Washington, DC to the late George W. Allen Sr. and Alma V. (Fischer) Allen. Beloved husband of the late Lieselotte “Liese” Hoettges Allen; brother of George W. Allen Jr. and the late Millard G. “Red” Allen; uncle of George W. Allen III, Robert G. Allen, Delma R. Davis and Janice L. Watrous. Also survived by companion Patsy Alder. A Veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in Germany. He was an active member of American Legion Post #268 (Past Commander), Wheaton, MD; Veterans of Foreign Wars #2562, Wheaton, MD; Moose Lodge #1475, Wheaton,…

  • Ellensburg

    Gordon, Sterling

    Sterling Gordon Sterling Leigh Gordon, of Roslyn, passed away Monday, January 14, 2019 in Ellensburg. He was 89. His passing was peaceful – in his last days he was surrounded by family and friends. Sterling was born on July 2,…

  • Seattle

    Richter, Leo

    Leo Richter Leo passed away peacefully January 17, 2019 in Shelton, WA at the age of 87. He was born November 10, 1931 in Esmond, ND. He left the…

  • Seattle

    Brown, Ida May

    Ida May Brown Ida May Brown passed away peacefully Thursday, January 10, 2019, at the age of 92. She was born May 10, 1926, to Gus and Fay…

  • Seattle

    Blake, Marilyn

    Marilyn Blake January 14, 1934 -January 17, 2019 She shone in so many ways, as precious as any gem, dearly loved and treasured. Marilyn “Auntie…

  • Seattle

    Natera, Lea Omana

    Lea Omana Natera Lea Omana Natera, 62, of Hermiston, Oregon, died peacefully on January 19, 2019 with her loving family by her side at Richland,…