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


Sunday, August 14th, 2022

Lindy lived in Granite Falls, WA. He served his community as a police officer, firefighter, and Lions Club member. He loved his grandchildren, poking fun at his sister, and being a friend. Lindy is survived by his daughter, Krystle Detwiler, her husband Justin; their four children, Sasha, Jordan, Joey, and Skyler; his sister Connie Wilburn […]

Friday, August 12th, 2022

Ronald Howard Browne died peacefully in his sleep August 12, 2022. At his request there will be no services. Please share your memories of Ron and sign the online guest register.

Wednesday, August 10th, 2022

Ray Darrold Jarmin, 82, passed away peacefully on August 10, 2022 at Skagit Valley Hospital.  He was born on March 2, 1940 in Stanley, North Dakota the son of Ray and Dorothy (Williams) Jarmin. Ray moved to Rockport Washington when he was three years old and never left.  He graduated from Concrete High School in […]

Wednesday, August 10th, 2022

Robert “Rob” “Bob” DeForest Davie, age 81, of Sedro-Woolley, Washington, passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2022. Rob was born November 26, 1940 to Robert and Marie (De Bondt) Davie in Bellingham, WA, and raised by his mother and loving step-father Kenneth Balzar. After graduating from Concrete High School in 1958, Rob began classes at […]

Tuesday, August 9th, 2022

Margaret Marion de Maine, 91, of Sedro-Woolley and Bellingham, passed away on Tuesday, August 9, 2022.  Margaret was born November 11, 1930 to Gordon Carl Moodie and Marion Elizabeth Laing in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.  She was married to Paul Alexander Desmond de Maine on September 14, 1955 in Cambridge, England. Margaret graduated from the University […]

Monday, August 8th, 2022

William ‘Bill’ Loyd Young, age 73, of Concrete, Washington, passed away August 8, 2022 at home.  He was born October 29, 1948 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania to Leonard and Rachael (Shoop) Young. Bill received a bachelor’s degree in Civil Technology-Land Development in 1972 from the  University of Houston.  Bill and Diane were Married on April 18, […]

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022

Mildred Lynette (Lagerlund) Holtcamp 1924-2022 We lost our Mildred, the priceless centerpiece of our family August 2, 2022, but we know she will have a joyous reunion with her family and friends that have passed before her. Mildred Lynette Lagerlund was born May 30, 1924, at the Burlington Hospital…the third daughter of four children born […]

Sunday, July 31st, 2022

John Dean Benston, 66, of Burlington, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2022 at home with his family and dog by his side. John was born June 14, 1956 to Joe and Janice (Ammeter) Benston, in Burlington, WA. He grew up in Burlington, graduating from B-EHS in 1974. After graduation he started working, stacking milk […]

Monday, July 25th, 2022

Andrea (Andy) Anna Marie Needham, age 65, of Mount Vernon, passed away July 25, 2022.  She was born in Frankfurt, Germany to Rudolf and Hildegard (Linz) Ruland. Andrea had most of her primary schooling in Frankfurt and Trier, Germany. After the family moved to the US, Andrea graduated from Lee Vining High School in CA.  […]

Thursday, July 21st, 2022

Reba ‘Reebs’ Lynn Garcia, 60, of Sedro-Woolley, passed away July 21, 2022 peacefully in her sleep.  Reba was born January 4, 1962 to mother, Patti and father, Wayne West in Aurora, Colorado.  She had two brothers, Michael and Dwight, as well as a sister, Debra.  She was the last living member of her siblings.  Reba […]

Monday, July 18th, 2022

Richard Drew Fearing, Sr. was born December 9, 1927, to Andrew Coatsworth and Helen (Reef) Fearing, in Poughkeepsie, New York.  His older brother, Andrew, was born twenty years earlier.  The family moved to Columbus, Ohio when Richard was a toddler.  In 1945, Richard graduated from a private high school, Mount Vernon Academy, on a stretcher.  […]

Thursday, July 14th, 2022

Barbara Dills, age 82, a longtime Hamilton, Washington resident, passed away July 14, 2022. She was born February 2, 1940, at Allens Creek, Haywood County, North Carolina, to Samuel and Gladys (Mitchell) McNabb. Barbara graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School and later attended classes at Skagit Valley College. She partnered with Jr., and took care of […]

Wednesday, July 13th, 2022

Leroy Arnold Sackman, 90, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather was called home on Wednesday, July 13, 2022.  A longtime resident of Burlington, he passed peacefully at his home with his wife of 71 years by his side. He was born on November 21, 1931, the youngest of 7 children to Gottlieb and Katherine (Kries) […]

Wednesday, July 13th, 2022

William ‘Bill’ Leroy Swihart passed away July 13, 2022, peacefully at the Skagit Life Care Center in Sedro-Woolley, Washington from long term ailments.  Bill was born September 3, 1953, to Joseph William and Alberta Ruth (Pitman) Swihart in Sedro-Woolley.  Bill was married to Vicki Deanna Parker for over 35 years, and they spent all their […]

Tuesday, July 12th, 2022

On Tuesday, July 12, 2022, Donald A. Ross, Sr., loving husband and father of four, laid down his working tools at the age of 90.  He was born November 6, 1931 in Sedro-Woolley, WA. Don was raised in Concrete, went to Concrete grade school and High school.  He graduated from Western Washington University (College at […]

Sunday, July 10th, 2022

James ‘Jim’ Donald Walker, age 93, of Burlington, Washington, peacefully passed away July 10, 2022, with family by his side.  He was born in Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan, Canada to David and Dorothy (Matthews) Walker. Jim spent his childhood years in Sunburst, Montana.  During his teen years, his family moved to Oak Harbor, WA and then on […]

Sunday, July 10th, 2022

Gladen ‘Geep’ Paul Norris, passed away at the age of 70 at his home with all his family by his side in Concrete, Washington, Sunday, July 10, 2022.  he was born December 27, 1951, to Jack and Rosemary (Erchert) Norris. Gladen worked at Drake’s mill from 1969-1976, as a mill wright and also built burners for mills.  […]

Friday, July 8th, 2022

Danny Lee Stahlecker of Diablo, Washington, passed away at home on Friday July 8, 2022.  Danny was born on May 15, 1949 (the oldest of three siblings) to Richard and Darlene Stahlecker in Gregory, South Dakota. Danny moved with this family to Yakima, Washington at a young age, where he grew up and graduated from […]

Monday, July 4th, 2022

Robert L. ‘Bob’ Dite, 76,  of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on July 4, 2022 after an 8-month battle with pancreatic cancer.  Bob was born on June 9, 1946 to Louis and Velma Dite in Yakima, WA. He was married to Marilyn (Perkins) Dite on September 24, 1966 and was three months short of their 56th anniversary. […]

Sunday, July 3rd, 2022

Our Mother, Elsie Jane Willcox Olson, passed at the age of 101 on July 3, 2022, just missing her 102nd birthday by 2 weeks.  Elsie was born July 17, 1920 in North Norwich, New York to Helen Sylvia (Kinney) and Clarence Gardner Willcox. She was preceded in death by her husband (the best father 4 […]

Friday, July 1st, 2022

Patricia Alice (Logan) Major, 93 of Burlington, Washington passed away Friday July 1, 2022.  Pat was born February 9, 1929, to Russell and Ida (Grosz) Logan in Dryden, WA and eventually moved to Sedro-Woolley in Pat’s senior year of high school.  Pat graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School in 1947. According to family stories, she and […]

Thursday, June 30th, 2022

Mary Alice Washington, 70 passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Mount Vernon, Washington at Skagit Valley Hospital.  She was born November 6, 1951, in Burlington, the daughter of Mildred (Griffin) Washington.  When she was a young child, she was spirituality adopted and raised by Mary (Sterios) and Charles ‘Gene” Bedker. She was raised […]

Tuesday, June 28th, 2022

Kevin Lee Clevish, brother, uncle, and son, passed away unexpectedly on June 28, 2022 at the age of 39. Born prematurely in Seattle, WA on July 21, 1982, Kevin’s life was truly a blessing.  At only 2 lbs, 10 oz, Kevin was a fighter and overcame a lot of obstacles from the start.  As a […]

Friday, June 24th, 2022

Sharyn Sue (Neely) Olander, age 77, a longtime Sedro-Woolley, WA resident, passed away at home on June 24, 2022.  She was born October 20, 1944, to Virgil and Thelma (Wilson) Neely.  Sue grew up on the family’s dairy farm, in Allen, and spent much of her summers at the family cabin on Samish Island. She […]