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


Friday, August 19th, 2016

Joan M. Visten, 83, a longtime Samish community resident, passed away at her home on Wednesday, August 17, 2016. Joan was born on November 2, 1932 in Lyman, the daughter of Francis & Nellie (Bryson) Wagner.  While she was still a small girl, the family moved to Sedro-Woolley where she attained her education and she […]

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

Elmer Edward Martin, 92, a lifetime Burlington resident, passed away at his home on Thursday, August 11, 2016 surrounded by his family. He was born on July 28, 1924 in Burlington.  Elmer graduated from Burlington-Edison High School in 1943.  Shortly after graduation Elmer served his county in the U.S. Army during World War II. Elmer […]

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Roger Keith LaFleur died Saturday, August 6, 2016, surrounded by family at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon, WA. He was born August 21, 1947 to Hugh and Evie (Nicki) LaFleur in Sedro-Woolley, where he always called home. He graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School in 1965. After high school he enlisted in the US army, […]

Monday, August 1st, 2016

Antoinette “Tonee” Bernice (Kaminski) Jason passed away peacefully at home on July 30th, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer. Tonee was born February 28, 1926 in Clinton, Massachusetts to Bernice (Kowalewska) Kaminski and Stanley Joseph Kaminski. She married Edmund John Jason in 1948, had two daughters Leslie and Cindy and they raised them in […]

Monday, August 1st, 2016

JoAnn M. Ableman, 85, a former Punkin Center community resident and a current resident http://www.viagragenericoes24.com/pastilla-de-viagra of Cheney, WA, passed away on July 24, 2016 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. JoAnn was born on May 31, 1931 in Wilbur, WA, the daughter of Merle & Barbara (Wilson) Bacon. She was raised in several rural […]

Friday, July 29th, 2016

Barbara Witham, 93, a 3 year resident of the Warm Beach Senior Community in Stanwood passed away on Friday, July 29, 2016 with her family at her side. Barbara was born on May 18, 1923 in Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada, the daughter of Benjamin & Evelyn (Squirrell) Peers.  The family shortly thereafter moved to Bredfield, England […]

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

Jacob C. “Jake” Evans, 32, a lifelong resident of Concrete and Sedro-Woolley passed away on Friday, July 15 2016 at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle WA. Jacob was born on July 2 1984 in Sedro-Woolley the son of Jack Eugene Evans and Nancy Jean Past. July 2nd wasn’t your ordinary day to be born. You […]

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

  Jakie Boudreau, age 70, passed away on July 17, 2016 from her final battle with cancer.  Hers was an amazing life which ended peacefully surrounded by family. She was born in Geddes, South Dakota on April 11, 1946, the fifth child of Jacob and June Stotz. Jakie lived through times where scarcity and economic […]

Monday, July 18th, 2016

Grace Loraine Riggles Johnson, age 93, passed away on Monday, July 18, 2016, at Life Care Center in Sedro-Woolley Washington. Grace was born on April 8, 1923 in Bellingham, Washington, to Magnus and Borghild Asplund. She graduated from Bellingham High School in 1941 and Skagit Valley College in 1961. Grace and Ralph E. Riggles were […]

Sunday, July 17th, 2016

Leonard L. Ceradsky, 83, a longtime resident of Burlington, passed away unexpectedly on July 17, 2016 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. Leonard was born on September 3, 1932 in Maitland, Missouri, the son of W. Olen & Cora (Bowland) Ceradsky. He was raised and attended school in Maitland until 1947 when the family […]

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

Rodney Neal Buchanan was born in Yakima, WA on Nov. 18, 1950. On July 13, 2016, he left this world as a loving father and loyal friend, and entered in to his eternal life as a child of God…exchanging his earthly burdens and struggles for salvation and freedom. Rod grew up primarily in Yakima, WA, […]

Friday, July 8th, 2016

Barbara Ann Damron, age 66, died Tuesday, July 5, 2016 peacefully at her home in Mesquite, Nevada. She was born September 13, 1949 in Tacoma, Washington to Edward Joseph and Charlotte Mae Frodsham Benoit. On January 13, 1980 she married Thomas “Tom” Walter Damron in Seattle, Washington. Barbara lived most of her life in Washington, […]

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

Jack Duane Baker passed away unexpectedly on July 1, 2016 in Sedro-Woolley, Washington. Jack was 54 years old. He was born to Jim and Verna Baker on August 25, 1961 in Page, Arizona. Jack participated in all kinds of sports. He enjoyed wrestling, pinning his hardest match of the season in a mere six seconds. […]

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

Robert Louis Strachila, age 74, passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at his home in Acme, WA with his family at his side. He was born April 1, 1942 in Bellingham, WA, the eldest son of 10 beloved children to Adolph and Florence (Miller) Strachila. With cousins and family, Bob grew up on the […]

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

James R. ‘Rick’ Perry, 69, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley. Rick was born in Montana on June 14, 1947, the son of Richard & Irene Perry. Rick was raised and attended school in the Kirkland area. In 1965 Rick enlisted into the U.S. […]

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Phillip R. Urness, 76, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, WA, passed away on Friday, July 1, 2016 after a long illness with kidney disease. Phillip was born on February 16, 1940 in Cooperstown, ND, the son of Henry & Marcella (Michaelis) Urness. He attended country schools and graduated from Cooperstown High School with the class of […]

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Margie Ellen Conard, “Gammie”, was born April 27, 1940 in North Carolina to Grady & Eleanora Carpenter. She was married to T.C. Conard and has lived in Lyman, WA for over 50 years. Our beloved mother, Gammie, sister, and friend left this earth to be with her heavenly father. Margie was very proud to be […]

Monday, June 27th, 2016

Marlene L. Arnold, 74, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away at her home surrounded by her family on Friday June 24, 2016. Marlene was born on January 23, 1942 in Mount Vernon, the daughter of Marlin & Lucille (Fisher) Noble. She was raised in Burlington where she attended school with the class of 1960. In […]

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 […]