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

Friday, April 29th, 2016

E. Joyce Eckert, 78, of Mount Vernon, passed away on Saturday April 23, 2016. Joyce was born on January 2, 1938 in Cordova, Alaska to Iris and Michael Shepard and was raised by Iris and Harold Spencer. She was married to Jon D. Eckert for 48 years. Joyce is survived by her daughter, Melinda Pack […]

Friday, April 29th, 2016

Long time Skagit County resident, Kenneth Brian Atkins passed away peacefully at the family home in Sedro-Woolley on April 25, 2016. He was born on April 16, 1950 in Reno, NV, the son of John T. & Iva Marie Atkins. His early childhood was spent in Pioche & Henderson NV, Wheat Ridge CO & Riverton […]

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Dena Dee Hansen, 60, of Sedro-Woolley, entered the Kingdom of Heaven on April 9, 2016, surrounded by her loving family at Skagit Valley Hospital. She was born on December 12, 1955 in Sedro-Woolley. She was raised in Skagit County by her parents, along with five siblings. She lived in Texas for a few years, and […]

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

Doris Jeannette Allen passed away at her home in Sedro-Woolley on her birthday, April 9, 2016. She was 103 years of age. Doris was born on April 9, 1913 in Sterling, Washington, just west of Sedro-Woolley, the daughter of Whetzel & Florence (Miller) Dreyer. She was raised and attended school in Sedro-Woolley, graduating valedictorian of […]

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Audrey Mae Waldrop, 85, a longtime Big Lake area resident, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, April 10, 2016 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. Audrey was born on November 4, 1930 in Roby, Missouri, the daughter of J. Warner & Maude (Jackson) Hill. She was raised in both Missouri and Peshastin, Washington until the […]

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Mike was born in the old Rowley Hospital in Mount Vernon on Father’s Day, June 16, 1957. He passed away at his home at Big Lake on a beautiful day with his family and friends present. He was 55 years of age. Mike worked at several local saw mills. He also worked part-time at Morgan […]

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Howard H. Jones, 72, a resident of Burlington, passed away on Tuesday, March 30, 2016 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. Howard was born on May 30, 1943 in Coupeville, one of ten children of Ernest & Fern Jones. He was raised and attended school in Coupeville, graduating from Coupeville High School with the […]

Friday, April 1st, 2016

Robert “Bob” Jackson, 70, of Sedro-Woolley, passed away at home March 31, 2016. Bob was born September 2, 1945 in Illinois. As a youngster, he was adopted by Leslie and Alice Jackson of Castleford, ID. Once adopted, Bob settled into the good life of a farm boy living in rural Idaho. After high school graduation, […]

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Karl Harold Studebaker, age 97, of Bellingham, WA, went to be with his Lord and Savior on March 28, 2016. Karl was born November 12, 1918, in Colville, WA to Harold and Minnie (Culp) Studebaker. He grew up in Skagit County. After graduating from Sedro-Woolley High School in 1936, Karl worked with his father as […]

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Hazel Lescille Christianson Baker Mast, 87, passed away peacefully, March 28, 2016, with her family by her side. She was born April 26, 1928, in Bellingham, Washington, to Elizabeth Beatrice and Harry Leslie Christianson. Hazel moved to the Sterling district of Sedro-Woolley as a young child. She attended Sterling Grade School and Sedro-Woolley High School, […]

Monday, March 28th, 2016

Ronald (Ron) D. Queen passed away peacefully with his family at his side. Ron was a lifelong resident of Sedro-Woolley where he was born shortly after his parents, Grady and Gladys Queen, moved from North Carolina. Ron graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School in 1956 and later from Skagit Valley Community College where he also played […]

Saturday, March 26th, 2016

James Louis Doan “Louie,” of Sedro-Woolley, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family on Saturday March 26, 2016 at the age of 97. Louie was born to Charles and Nancy Mae Doan in Republic, Michigan on October 19,1918, joining five other siblings at home at the Sunnyside Hotel, which his parents owned and […]

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Blain C. Mahala, 51, a Rockport community resident, passed away on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley. Blain was born on January 14, 1965 in Mount Vernon, Washington, the son of Blain D. & Valerie (Meins) Mahala. He was raised and attended school in Burlington On November 26, 1987 he was […]

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

  Larry Richard Spurling of Sedro-Woolley, WA passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones on March 19, 2016. He was 74 years of age. Larry was the second son of Ernie and Marie Spurling and was born at Memorial Hospital in Sedro-Woolley on August 9, 1941. Larry attended Central Elementary and as a child was […]

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Harriette Frances Beatrice (Larsen) Frank died on Saturday, March 19, 2016, held tenderly by her sons, and surrounded by her loving family.  She was born on August 20, 1916, near Concrete, Washington.  She was the granddaughter of Peter and Kristina Larsen, part of the early Skagit pioneers and homesteaders, and the daughter of Marius and […]

Friday, March 18th, 2016

Patricia R. “Tish” Campbell, 75, a Mount Vernon area resident, passed away on March 18, 2016 at the Life Care Center in Sedro-Woolley. Tish was born on November 4, 1940 in Washington, D.C., the daughter of Eugene & Esther Kraft.   She was raised and attended school in Arlington, Virginia. After graduating from high school she […]

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Arnold E. “Gabby” Hooper, 83 of Orofino, ID passed peacefully through the gates of heaven after a brief but courageous battle with cancer on March 12, 2016 at his home surrounded by his family. Arnold Hooper was born to Bazel and Gracie (Cook) Hooper on March 7, 1933 in Caney Fork, N.C. where he was […]

Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Bryce G. Cook, 75, a resident of the Big Lake community, passed away on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. Bryce was born in Bellingham on March 29, 1940, the son of Isaac & Thelma (Wood) Cook.  He was raised in Bow where he attended Edison Elementary and Burlington-Edison High […]

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Jeanette C. Carnes, 81, a resident of the Alger community, passed away on March 9, 2016 at St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham. She was born on December 31, 1934 in Geddes, South Dakota, the daughter of Jacob & Thurma (Lancrain) Stotz.  She was the eldest of 10 children. She was raised and attended school in […]

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Karl W. “Rusty” Tholstrup, 67, of Sedro-Woolley, passed away at Skagit Valley Hospital on Sunday, February 28, 2016, due to pancreatic and liver cancer. Karl was born on November 3, 1948 in Sedro-Woolley, the son of Ralph and Della (Jones) Tholstrup. He was raised and attended school in Sedro-Woolley. In November 1965, on his 17th […]

Thursday, March 10th, 2016

Michael Wayne Johnson, “Mick”, passed away on March 7th, 2016, after a long battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia.  He was 74 years old.  He passed away peacefully at Evergreen Hospital in Kirkland, Washington. Mike was born on May 4th, 1941 in Forks, Washington.  He grew up in Clear Lake, Washington, where he had many fond […]

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

Hazel Marie Sage (Blackburn) went to be with her lord and savior the morning of Monday, March 7, 2016 at Life Care Center in Sedro Woolley.  She went on to join her loved ones that had gone on before, her parents, Clifton and Jennie Blackburn, her sisters, Nola Davis and Emma Beam, her Brothers,  Bill […]

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

LeRoy Adrian Morton, beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather and great great-grandfather, 89 passed away on Friday, March 4, 2016 in Skagit County, Washington.   LeRoy was born on March 26, 1926 in Boone, Colorado, the son of Adrian and Elsie Morton.  He was raised in Boone and attended school in Pueblo, Colorado where he graduated from […]

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

Candler James Mathis, Sr, age 85, of Sedro-Woolley, passed away Thursday, March 3, 2016 at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley. Candler was born January 7, 1931 to Johnnie and Gurtie Mathis in Jackson County, North Carolina.  He served in the U. S. Army, and was a logger for more than 40 years, many of those […]

Sunday, February 28th, 2016

Joel B. Melom, 43, a resident of Concrete, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Sunday, February 28, 2016. Joel was born on August 6, 1972 in Mount Vernon, WA, the son of Kelvey & Linda Melom.  He was raised and attended grade school in California until returning to the Skagit Valley, residing in Mount […]