Lemley Chapel
Serving Sedro-Woolley &
All of Skagit County Since 1935
1008 Third Street
Sedro-Woolley, WA
360-855-1288
www.LemleyChapel.com

Memorials

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

Nina May Barker, 94, a lifelong Skagit County resident, passed away on June 20, 2016 at her home in Burlington. She was born on April 17, 1922 in Sauk, Washington, the daughter of Grant & Isabelle Conrad. Her parents and grandparents were raised and lived in the Sauk community. Nina attended school in Rockport and […]

Saturday, June 18th, 2016

Marie Turpin, 64, a lifelong Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away on June 18, 2016. Marie was born on July 12, 1951 in Mount Vernon, the only child of Robert & Frances (Sage) Turpin. She was raised and attended school in Sedro-Woolley, graduating from Sedro-Woolley High School. Marie was unable to work due to health concerns but […]

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Luanne Claudia Sultze, age 87, passed away on June 10, 2016 in Burlington, Washington. Luanne was born on October 22, 1928 in Mobridge, South Dakota. She grew up in a house on a corner lot near the railroad station in Mobridge, where her father was an engineer. Luanne was an outstanding scholar and she loved […]

Monday, June 13th, 2016

John “Jerry” Gerard McFarlane Jr, 80, passed away late on the evening of May 31, 2016 in Sedro-Woolley. Jerry as he was known to all of us was born on October 26, 1935, in Seattle, Washington. He grew up in Newhalem, Washington and for his high school years moved to Seattle and attended Roosevelt High. […]

Monday, June 13th, 2016

Linda G. Wangelin, 61, a resident of Stanwood, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2016 in Everett. She was born on February 14, 1955 to Keith Owen and Odine Caroll (Whittington) Periman in Gila Bend, Arizona. Linda was a very outgoing and loving individual that would do anything to help someone out. She loved to […]

Sunday, June 12th, 2016

Mamie Eloide Hammer, 85, a former Sedro-Woolley resident, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, June 12, 2016, at Josephine Memory Care in Stanwood, Washington with family by her side. Mamie was born June 14, 1930 in Spreckles, California; she later moved with her family to Modesto, CA. She married John I. Hammer on […]

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

Glen Arthur Brownlee, 78, a resident of the Birdsview community, passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley. Glen was born on July 19, 1937 in Hibbing, Minnesota, the son of Norton & Katherine (Krause) Brownlee. He was raised and attended school in Hibbing, graduating from Hibbing High School with […]

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

Richard Winn Cotton “Cotton” of Clear Lake, Washington passed away June 4, 2016 in Sedro-Woolley, WA in the presence of dear friends and family. Rick was born September 20, 1958 in Escondido, California to Jessie Maria Franco and Robert William Cotton. As a young man, Rick loved to be outdoors fishing and hiking. In high […]

Saturday, June 4th, 2016

Fay Adaline Burrison-Collins, 96, of Sedro-Woolley, Washington, went to be with her Lord on May 25, 2016, in Sedro-Woolley. Fay was born on May 13, 1920, in Reed Point, Montana, to Mr. and Mrs. Earl and Nina Burrison. She was one year old when her family relocated to Orange County, California. Fay graduated from Huntington […]

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

Claudia Ann Sundling, 78, of Concrete, passed away on Sunday May 15, 2016 from Congestive Heart Failure. Claudia was born in Minneapolis, MN. She was married to Jack Lawrence Sundling on May 14, 1983. Claudia is survived by her children, Michael David Hennagir & Roxanne Marie Russell; five grandchildren, Matthew, Mark and Jon Leon, and […]

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

Tom Werda, age 52, a 21 year Concrete resident, passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2016. He was born February 26, 1964 to Cyrus Robert and Violet Mary (Bambenek) Werda in Waukegan, Illinois. Tom grew up the youngest son of a large and dynamic family on the outskirts of Antioch Illinois surrounded by the beautiful […]

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

Janet McFarlane, 82, a former longtime Longview area resident, passed away on the evening of May 9, 2016 in Sedro-Woolley, from complications resulting from a stroke April 9th. She was born on November 17, 1933 in Nemaha, Nebraska. Jan spent her entire married years being a housewife and mother who enjoyed her family and found […]

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016

C. Gertrude McKee, 85, died May 4, 2016. She was born to Clair and Gladys Hanna and grew up in Clear Lake and graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School. Gertrude is survived by her husband, Jack McKee; daughter, Jill (Mardick) Stevens; sons, Gary (Vicki) McKee and Larry (Connie) McKee; six grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two sisters, […]

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Joanne Nording, 83, a longtime Skagit County resident, passed away at her home in Mount Vernon surrounded by her family on Tuesday, May 17, 2016. She was born in Bellingham, WA on September 23, 1932, the daughter of Walter & Blossom (Maneval) Griffith. She moved to Sedro-Woolley as a child and there she was raised […]

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Edward “Ed” James Kramer, beloved human being, age 73, passed peacefully at home on April 21, 2016 after a short and sudden illness, surrounded by his loving wife and children. Ed was born in 1943 in Seattle, the oldest of seven children and attended school in Burien until he graduated from high school. He spent […]

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

James Walter Robertson, age 70, of Rockport, passed away Thursday, May 12, 2016. He was born December 3, 1945 in Mount Vernon to Kenneth and Edith (Kolb) Robertson. He attended Concrete Schools and Skagit Valley College. Jim and Dianne were married June 10, 1969 by Reverend Fred Dellinger, at the Pastor’s home. Jim blew whistles […]

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Esther F. Van De Grift, age 103, a longtime resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2016. She was born at home in Ellensburg, Washington, the fourth child of Robert and Buena Gage. She was proud to have been one of a family of 14, seven boys and seven girls. Esther married Wesley […]

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Dolores V. Renfro, 85, a lifelong Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016, the result of a massive stroke, at Joshua’s House Adult Family Home. Dolores was born on August 10, 1930 in Sedro-Woolley, the daughter of Harold & Dorothy (Bradford) Renfro. She was born in and raised in the family house on […]

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

Jacob John “Opa” Neff, 93, peacefully passed away on May 7, 2016, in Arlington with his loving wife by his side. He was born on February 28, 1923, in Appenzell, Switzerland, to Anton and Marie Neff. After completing his education, he headed to America, where he traveled extensively around the United States from 1948 to […]

Monday, May 16th, 2016

Martha “Marcy” Iund, 90, of Stanwood passed away at her home on May 12, 2016 surrounded by her family. She was born on August 20, 1925 in Joes, Colorado, the daughter of Roy and Elsie Dickinson. In 1945 she met and fell in love with Ray Iund and they were married for 61 years. Martha […]

Monday, May 16th, 2016

Elmer John Engen, 87, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away at his home on Sunday, May 15, 2016 surrounded by his family. He was born on November 14, 1928 in Epping, North Dakota, the son of Ellef & Burghild (Skaugerud) Engen. In 1936 the family moved to Sedro-Woolley where Elmer was raised and attended school; […]

Monday, May 16th, 2016

David Kent Shelton Oakes, 24, passed away on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. He was born November 25, 1991. He loved camping and hiking and the great outdoors, but most of all, he loved his son, Kyler Anthony Lee Oakes. A time of visitation will be available from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday, May 16, […]

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

Cheri Dahl passed away April 28, 2016 in Mount Vernon, Washington. Cheri was born July 11, 1957 in New Berlin, New York. Her father, Elbert (Jack) Mead, had a wandering foot bringing the part of the family that included their mother, Bonnie Mead, and two sisters Gloria and Pam across the country from NY to […]

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

Dennis Roy ‘Denny’ Bumgarner, 74, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away on Wednesday May 11, 2016 at St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham, with his Carol at his side. Denny was born in Sedro-Woolley on August 27, 1941, the son of Wid & Martha (Parker) Bumgarner. He was raised and attended school in Sedro-Woolley. In October […]

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Anthony “Tony” Dorsey Kelley, passed away Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the Life Care Center of Skagit Valley, Sedro-Woolley, WA, he was 79 years old. Tony was born on July 24, 1936 in San Luis Obispo, CA, the son of Tatiana Volkonsky Kelley and Doctor Dorsey Kelley. Tony was raised in San Luis Obispo where […]