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


Sunday, September 7th, 2014

    Sharon Jean Hoyle, lifelong resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away at Skagit Valley Hospital on Sunday, September 7, 2014, after a long illness and complications from kidney failure. She is now free of the pain and at peace. She was 73 years old.     Born in Sedro-Woolley on October 26, 1940, Sharon was the eldest […]

Friday, September 5th, 2014

Sandra Gene (McRae) Cook, 69, of Hamilton, WA passed away Wednesday, August 27, 2014 in Sedro Woolley. She was born January 14, 1945 to Wilbert R McRae and Veronica (Stegmiller) McRae, in Denver, Colorado. She married Wyman “Bud” Cook September 18, 1976. Sandi is survived by her mother, Veronica McRae, Burlington; brothers Don McRae, Sedro […]

Friday, August 29th, 2014

But God will redeem my soul from the power of the grave: for He shall receive me. Psalm 49:15 Klazinus Cornelus (Clarence) De Kiewiet entered his heavenly home on August 26, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. Clarence was born on July 26, 1937 in Monster, Holland. He was the son of Jacobus and Klazina […]

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

   Jeannie Leah O’Leary, 54, longtime resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away unexpectedly on August 27, 2014, due to a serious infection.      Jeannie was born on January 12, 1960 in Del Norte, Colorado and moved to Washington in 1967, spending most of her life in Sedro-Woolley.     Jeannie loved to garden and filled her home […]

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

John passed away peacefully surrounded by his family in the afternoon on August 21, 2014. John was born May 21, 1939 in Sturgis, Michigan to Bela Roosevelt and Margaret Orva (Eaton) Woodworth.  Growing up he played basketball and baseball and also played the drums in high school. John attended Michigan Technical University before joining the […]

Monday, August 18th, 2014

    Phyllis Irene Wiles, 86, a longtime resident of Burlington, passed away on Monday, August 18, 2014 at her home with her devoted family by her side.     Phyllis came into this world on November 10, 1927 in Sunnyside, Washington, the daughter of Wesley & Marjorie (Drake) Hurn. The family resided in Sunnyside until the […]

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Marvin Lawrence Stougard was born on April 8th in 1936 to John and Helen Stougard in Seattle, WA. Marvin was an older brother to Jan and grew up attending the Church by the Side of the Road with his family. He was involved in Sunday school and accepted Jesus as his Savior as a young […]

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

  Cleo Franklin Parker, 73, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away peacefully in his home among his loving family on August 2, 2014. He was born on May 17, 1941, on Caney Fork, North Carolina, to Porter Lawrence and Maggie May (Morgan) Parker. Cleo and his family moved to Hamilton, WA when he was 4 […]

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

    Derward H. Osborne, 98, a lifelong Sedro-Woolley resident and dearly loved father, grandfather & great-grandfather, passed away on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 in Sedro-Woolley.     He was born on March 15, 1916 in Sedro-Woolley, WA to William & Waneta (Dryer) Osborne.  When he was six, his mother passed away, leaving his sister, Helen, then […]

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Jerold Eugene Warrington, 83, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at Providence Hospital in Everett. He was born on November 26, 1930 in Albert Lea, Minnesota the son of Melvin and Mable (Ellingson) Warrington.  Jerold and his wife Marlys were self-employed grocers in Lynnwood for 30 years.  They […]

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Patricia “Pat” Lee Walden (Ray), 58, of Sedro-Woolley, WA, died suddenly on Thursday, July 24, 2014 in Mount Vernon, WA. Pat was the first of three children born to Lee Ray and Shirley Menne.  She was born on August 28, 1955 in Redding, CA. Pat grew up in the Concrete and Newhalem area of Washington […]

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

    David Loren Tennyson, 69, a resident of Burlington, passed away at his home on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 after a hard fight battling Esophageal Cancer.     David was born on March, 12, 1945 in Saginaw, Michigan, the son of George and Joyce (Weisner) Tennyson.     David was raised and attended school in Northampton, Massachusetts […]

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Eugene W. “Gene” Johnson, 90, passed away on July 22, 2014.     Gene was born January 31, 1924 to Earl and Carolyn (Moore) Johnson in Seattle. His family later moved to Sedro-Woolley.     Gene was a 1942 SWHS graduate and went on to serve in the 97th Infantry Division of the United States Army. He […]

Monday, July 21st, 2014

S. Jerlene Mayville, 76, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away at Life Care Center on Monday, July 21, 2014 surrounded by her loving family by her side. She was born on February 16, 1938 in Caney Forks, North Carolina, the daughter of John Watson and Desi Sitton. On December 22, 1958 Jerlene married Neil Mayville […]

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

David Bernard Parker, 96, a longtime Clear Lake resident and businessman, passed away at his home on Thursday, July 17, 2014. David was born December 14, 1917 to George and Alex (Trudeau) Parker.  His pioneer family settled in the Beaver Lake Valley in 1894. His great grandchildren are the 7th generation living in Skagit County. […]

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Gladys Belles, oldest member of the Upper Skagit Tribe, died at the age of 92 on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Her gentle disposition, wit and love will be sorely missed by all the lives she touched and influenced. She was born September 29, 1921 on Cochraham Island in Lyman Washington to Charles and Regina Maulch […]

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Steven C. Jennison, 56 passed away on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 after a courageous fight against Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma.  Raised in Orting, WA by his parents Elbert and Shirley Jennison. Steve graduated from Orting High School in 1977 as class president and went on to study Forestry at Green River Community College. Steve devoted 34 years […]

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Dellary James Vey, 87, passed away on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at Life Care Center in Sedro-Woolley, WA. He was born on July 18, 1926 in Seattle, WA the son of Dellary and Lilagh (Turner) Vey. After high school he joined the US Army and served his country for 2 years.  He later joined the […]

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Alfred William “Bill” Adams, Jr., age 88, passed away July 10, 2014, at United General Hospital, Sedro-Woolley, Washington. Bill was born October 14, 1925, in San Jose, California, to Alfred William and Gladys (Miller) Adams. He served in the United States Army Air Corps. during WWII, in Guam and the Philippines.  His career was spent […]

Sunday, July 6th, 2014

Douglas Lurelle Smith, 83, a longtime resident of Concrete passed away on Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Life Care Center in Sedro-Woolley, WA. He was born on June 8, 1931 in Rising City, Nebraska the son of Hubert and Wilhemina “Sadie” (Winkelman) Smith. Doug  grew up in Southwest WA and graduated from Evergreen High School […]

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Karen Filer Knapp, 77, of Bridgeport went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, July 3rd, 2014 after an extended battle with chronic kidney and heart disease.      Karen was born on July 27, 1936 to Dwight and Marguerite Filer in Twisp, WA.  She married Paul Knapp on August 1, 1954 and they […]

Sunday, June 29th, 2014

Francine Joy Geoghegan, age 73, a resident of Sedro Woolley, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, June 29, 2014. Francine was born December 23, 1940 in Worland, Wyoming to Francis and Evelyn (Von Behren) Shank. Francine grew up in Seattle attending school and graduated from Garfield High School in 1958.  On […]

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

JB Clark Bryson, 62, was born on December 1, 1951 in Burlington to Howard and Anna Marian (Lawson) Bryson. He was proud to be a lifelong resident of Sedro-Woolley.  JB passed away on Saturday, June 28, 2014 while on a rescue operation with Skagit Search and Rescue.     JB is survived by his wife of […]

Friday, June 27th, 2014

  Rosalind S. Johnson, 82, a longtime Skagit County resident, passed away on Friday, June 27, 2014 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon.     She was born and raised in Montezuma, North Carolina, the daughter of Millard & Lillian (Russell) Sudderth. She moved to Washington in 1952 and made her home in both King […]

Friday, June 27th, 2014

James Alfred Trueman passed away peacefully at his home in Sedro-Woolley on Friday, June 27, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.  The second of three children born to William and Mary (Albertine) Trueman, he was born in Lyman, Washington on February 20, 1928.      Jim attended Lyman Grade School and graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School […]