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

Monday, January 9th, 2017

Glaydell Cook, 88, a longtime Skagit County resident, passed away on January 9, 2017 at Prestige Care in Burlington, WA. She was born on January 4, 1929 in Caney Fork, NC, one of 12 children of Johnnie & Gertie (Shuler) Mathis.  Glaydell was raised and attained her education in North Carolina. In the spring of […]

Friday, January 6th, 2017

DeMaris was born near Pierre, South Dakota to Ernest M. and Edna M. (Small) Johnston, where she spent her early childhood. The family moved to a farm in Avon, WA when she was a small child and grew up around Sedro-Woolley area. She had an amazing kind and adventurous spirit as well as a playful […]

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

Susan A. Vik, age 52, of Concrete, WA, passed away on Monday, January 2, 2017. Sue was born on August 8, 1964 in Missoula, Montana to Walter and Betty (Bennett) Justice. Growing up with her parents and brother, Sue lived in Montana, Nevada and Washington and attended Riverside High School. In 1981 she married Gregory […]

Sunday, January 1st, 2017

Dean Allen Blouin was called home to the Lord in the early morning of January 1, 2017, in Vancouver, WA.  Dean was born in Mount Vernon, WA on February 27, 1950 to Dean H Blouin and DeMaris A Johnston.  He was pre-deceased by his father and brothers Douglas Baney, Donald Baney and Terry Blouin, as well […]

Saturday, December 31st, 2016

Aaron Frank Bryson, 41, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, went to be with his Lord on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. Aaron was born in Everett on June 18, 1975, the son of Dan & Theresa (Sullinger) Bryson.  He was raised and attended school in Darrington. At Darrington High School […]

Thursday, December 29th, 2016

Alice Ellinger, age 85, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away on December 29, 2016, at Homeplace in Burlington. She was born on January 29, 1931in Sedro-Woolley, the daughter of Jasper and Mamie (Smith) Mumford. She was raised and attended grade school at Samish and graduated from SWHS with the class of “49ers”.   She then attended […]

Monday, December 26th, 2016

James E. ‘Jim’ White, 75, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away at his home on Monday, December 26, 2016. Jim was born on December 8, 1941 in Madison, Missouri, the son of Cecil & Thelma (Brown) White.  He was raised and attained his education in Moberly, MO. In 1960 Jim enlisted into the U.S. Navy, […]

Saturday, December 24th, 2016

Gladys Jean Thramer, age 74, of Sedro-Woolley, passed away December 24, 2016 at United General Hospital.  She was born November 10, 1942 in Bellingham, Washington, to Floyd and Betty (Roedell) Adams. She graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School in 1961, the same year she married George Baggett. They had their first daughter Renee` in 1966, followed […]

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

William Henry, “Bill” Joy, Jr. of Birdsview passed away peacefully at UGH in Sedro Woolley, WA on Friday, December 23, 2016 surrounded by his loved ones. Snow was falling and his soul was longing for Heaven. Bill was born to William H. and Madeleine M. Joy in Worcester, MA., followed by 2 sisters.  He acquired his strong work […]

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Robert Roy Benham, 84, of Sedro Woolley Washington passed away peacefully on December 22, 2016 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. He was born on May 27, 1930 in Mount Vernon to Roy and Gladys Benham. Robert grew up on the family dairy farm near Beaver Lake and graduated with the Sedro Woolley class […]

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Edith Irene Reed, 89, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on December 22, 2016 at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley. Edith was born on February 2, 1927 in Hamilton, the daughter of John & Linnea (Adamson) Elving. She was raised and attended school in Hamilton and graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School with the class of […]

Saturday, December 17th, 2016

Shary Gay (Murphy) Peake, 50, passed away on Saturday, December 17, 2016 at Harborview Medical Center. She was born on July 2, 1966 in Bend, OR the daughter of Robert and Laverne Murphy. Shary loved spending time with her grandchildren and family. She also enjoyed crafting gifts, traveling, walks, good movies, live music, dancing, her […]

Friday, December 16th, 2016

James E. McDaniel, 89, a former Burlington area resident, passed away on December 16, 2016 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. Jim was born on October 4, 1927 in Los Angeles, CA, the son of Hugh & Alice (Goode) McDaniel.  His family shortly thereafter moved to Clear Lake, WA where he was raised and […]

Friday, December 16th, 2016

Amy was born January 27, 1919 in Wilton, ND to Harry and Carrie (Foote) Redington, the youngest of seven children.  She married Rev. Neil Higbee in May 1949. Amy embraced the role of pastor’s wife, raised a family, earned a teaching degree, taught in the Meridian school district for 13 years and cared for foster […]

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Harold W. Coultas, 65, a lifelong Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away peacefully at his home on December 13, 2016 after an extended illness. Harold was born on May 23, 1951 in Sedro-Woolley, the son of Charles & Margaret (Cowill) Coultas.  He was raised and attended school in Sedro-Woolley, graduating from Sedro-Woolley High School with the class […]

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

David J. (Hoyle) Palagruti age 27 was born July 2nd 1989 to Loren Palagruti & Rebecca Hoyle.  David tragically passed away on Dec 7th 2016, in Whatcom County. David had a huge heart, and was always ready to help someone in need. His love of the outdoors, nature, fishing, hiking, and hunting led to his […]

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

Lois Theodoratus, 82 of Birdsview passed away on Wednesday December 7, 2016.  Lois was born on June 21, 1934 to John and Ruby Pinelli in Hamilton, Washington.  She was married to George Theodoratus in 1957 and they have lived in the same house since. Lois worked at the Baker River Forest Service before opening a […]

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Elaine Audrey Scott, age 87, passed away peacefully on November 18, 2016.  Elaine was born on January 21, 1929 in St. Paul, Minnesota to Philip and Elsie Thompson. She moved to Bellingham, Washington at the age of five.  Elaine had many fond childhood memories, and in graduating from Bellingham High School. Elaine married Don Scott […]

Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Minh Van Tran, age 31, passed away on Friday, December 2, 2016 at Providence Hospital in Everett after a 13 year battle with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Minh was born on August 19, 1985 in Sedro-Woolley, WA, the son of Thiet & Peggy (Sexton) Tran.  He was raised and attended school in the Everett area and graduated […]

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Redonna G. ‘Donna’ (Parker) Stiles, 61, of Marysville and a former longtime resident of the Sedro-Woolley community, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016 in Everett following a battle with lung cancer. Donna was born on February 17, 1955 in Leaksville, NC, the daughter of Milo & Dillard (Hyler) Dean.  In late 1955 the family […]

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Woodrow Young, age 80, a longtime resident of Lyman, passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at the Mira Vista Care Center in Mount Vernon, Washington. He was born November 14, 1936, in Cullowhee, Jackson County, North Carolina, to Herbert and Nora Mae (Queen) Young. Woodrow was united in marriage to Carolyn Queen on September […]

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Carol Sue Holbrook Perkins, 84, passed away on Friday, November 25, 2016. Sue was born in Virginia on Christmas Day, 1931.   She was a coal miner’s daughter and the youngest of four children.  She attended college in Richmond, VA, earning a degree in Occupational Therapy. In 1953 Sue married her childhood sweetheart, Tom Perkins.  Tom […]

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Mary Jean Lash, 88, of Sedro- Woolley, joined God in heaven on Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 2016. She was born on June 29, 1928 in Avilla, IN to Herman D. and Mary Anna (Lemper) Lash. Mary Jean lived in California for 14 years and was on the committee that made arrangements for the Queen Mary […]

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Michael E. Laabs, 71, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away at his home on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 surrounded by his family. Mike was born on March 17, 1945 in Seattle, the son of Eugene & Phyllis Laabs.  He was raised and attended school in the Shoreline area of Seattle, graduating from Shoreline High School […]

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Harry James Hill, age 72, passed away on Friday, November 11, 2016 at his home in Sedro-Woolley. He was born November 8, 1944 in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, the son of Harry and Agnes (Decker) Hill. Harry grew up in Bradenville, PA attending school in Derry, PA and graduated from Derry High School in 1962. He enlisted […]