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

Gregory Postma

Gregory Postma

Thursday, March 21st, 2019

Gregory John Postma, 55, passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, after fighting diabetes most of his life.

He was born on October 10, 1963 in Bellflower, CA, the son of John and Betty Postma.

The family moved to Sedro-Woolley, WA the following year. Greg attended Mount Vernon Christian School and Lynden Christian High School. Growing up and helping on the dairy farm was the start of a lifetime career. He was a truck driver, hauling hay, for many years and was a dedicated employee to Knutzen Potato Farm for over 25 years.

Greg enjoyed time with family for Sunday dinner, birthdays, and traveling. His favorite past times were spent with close friends camping, playing golf, softball and being a part of bowling and dart leagues.

He is survived by his sisters, Valerie (Gary) Kortus, Jonna Knight; brother, Charlie Postma; brother-in-law, Dave Visser, Richard Knight; numerous nieces and nephews.  He is preceded in death by his parents, John and Betty Postma; sister, Lori Visser; 2 infant nephews.

Graveside Services will be held on Monday, March 25, 2019 at 2:00 PM at the Sedro-Woolley Union Cemetery, followed by a reception at the Sedro-Woolley Eagles Club. A time of viewing will be available on Friday and Saturday from 9:00am – 5:00pm. Arrangements are under direction of Lemley Chapel, Sedro-Woolley. Share memories of Greg and sign the online guest register.


  • Betty Drake

    My sincere condolences to Greg’s family at this time. May God comfort you as you mourn. My husband also battles Diabetes, it is a strange and difficult disease that affects life in so many ways. As you get together today to remember Greg, may you share fond, fun memories of his life.
    Our prayers are with you all.

  • T.K

    My sincere condolences to the family.
    May your memories help you to cope during this sad time. May the God of comfort help you to endure during this time. Jeremiah 29:11,12.

  • Frank & Betty Tijerina

    Greg you were the best. We will miss your laughter, smile and your kindness. we are so lucky to have had you as a friend.

  • Renee Roozekrans

    I’m so sad to hear of Greg’s passing. I will remember all the good times had with him during the bowling tournaments we traveled to. Greg was always so kind to me and my sister. I will forever remember his warm hugs and brilliant smile. Godspeed Greg.

  • Lori Kyle

    This is such sad sad news. Greg was always so much fun on camping trips, bowling, and helping with the Christmas baskets with the taters… My prayers are with all the family…hugs to you Charlie. I have never seen a stronger brother bond.

  • Darcy Brock Robins

    My heart is broken for family and friends including myself ….Greg was a great guy we had some really fun times back in the day he was a great uncle to my Son Eric and very fun to be around ….I will be thinking about all of you and just want to say remember all the fun and special times you all had together as I will too ….I will try and make it to the service ….If I don’tmake it please remember I will be thinking about you all on this very sad times ….