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


Wednesday, March 4th, 2015

John B. Moody, 81, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, March 4, 2015. He was born on January 26, 1934 in Sedro-Woolley, one of 12 children of Brice and Hattie (Dills) Moody. He was raised and attended grade school in Hamilton and graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School with the […]

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Michael Darrell Peterson, age 67, of Sedro-Woolley, passed away suddenly on Saturday, 28 February, 2015, from heart failure. Michael was born 9 December, 1947, to Walter and Marian Peterson in St. Paul, Minnesota. Michael served two years of active duty in the Army. He worked 30 years as an ASE Certified Master Mechanic. He excelled […]

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Douglas “Doug” Jay Lawrenson, 59, of Burlington, died peacefully and surrounded by loved ones on February 28, 2015 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Doug was born on April 23, 1955, the youngest of three children to Thomas and Juanita “Jean” Lawrenson. Doug was raised in the Skagit Valley and graduated from Burlington-Edison […]

Friday, February 27th, 2015

Kent Elwood Noren, 72 of Sedro-Woolley, WA, passed away on Friday, February 27, 2015. Kent was born on July 16, 1942 to John “Elmer” Noren and Dorothy Turnbaugh in Edgeley, North Dakota. Kent grew up in Edgeley, attended Edgeley Schools, graduating from Edgeley High School. Kent was married to Margaret “Marge” Nowatzek on August 14, […]

Friday, February 27th, 2015

Jasper deHoog, 60, of Sedro-Woolley, died on Friday, February 27, 2015 at Harborview Medical Center from complications due to surgery. The oldest of seven children, Jasper was born on August 16, 1954 in Zuidland, ZH, Netherlands. Jasper and his parents (Gerrit & Dingetjie deHoog) immigrated to the United States on the ship GROOTE BEER, leaving […]

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

David Church, age 66, of Orcas Island, passed away suddenly on February 26, 2015. He was born August 18, 1948 to Woodrow and Joan (Parkinson) Church, in Pound, Virginia. Dave met Theresa Kean, and they were married on July 27th, 2002 in Olga, WA. Dave came to Orcas Island and fell in love with it […]

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Kathy Clark, 98, a longtime resident of Skagit County, passed away on February 24, 2015. She was born on October 5, 1916 in Anacortes, WA, the daughter of Tony and Jennie Vlatkovich. After graduating from Anacortes High School Cathy married Shelby Clark and they made their home in Anacortes. After a few years they felt […]

Friday, February 20th, 2015

Paul D. Good passed away peacefully, Friday, February 6, 2015, surrounded by family. Paul fought a 10 month courageous battle with cancer. He never complained and was positive throughout his battle. Paul enjoyed life to the fullest and had many friends wherever he went. Paul was born February 16, 1944 to Lyle and Faye (Mathis) […]

Thursday, February 19th, 2015

On Thursday, February 19, 2015, Wilma June Hayes, 80, of Sedro Woolley, went to be with her Lord.  Wilma was born June 6, 1934, the 5th of 6 children, to Joseph and Pearl Stewart in Ardmore, Oklahoma. The family moved to California when she was about 11 years old. Soon after graduating from high school […]

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

    Floyd G. Hintz, 72, a resident of Birdsview, WA passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at Providence Hospital in Everett.     He was born on February 18, 1943 on the White Earth Indian reservation in Minnesota, the son of Floyd & Maxine (Hodder) Hintz. In 1944 the family moved to Seattle, WA, settling […]

Saturday, February 14th, 2015

Marvin Leo Otte, 84, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at the Life Care Center of Skagit Valley. Marvin was born on March 17, 1930 in Thayer Nebraska, the son of John & Lorena (Pohl) Otte.  He was raised and attended school in Bradshaw, NE, graduating […]

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

    Jonathan Biddix, (aka, Bruce Slater), 44, a longtime King County resident, passed away at his mother’s home in Sedro-Woolley on Thursday, February 12, 2015 following a long battle with cancer.   John grew up in the Seattle & Sedro-Woolley areas, calling both home.     John owned and operated a computer programming business as well as […]

Sunday, February 8th, 2015

Linda Lea McNear, 65, a resident of Mount Vernon, WA passed away on February 8, 2015 after a long battle with kidney failure.  Please join us for her Celebration of Life on Friday, February 13 at 2:00pm at 2725 E Fir St, Mount Vernon, WA 98273 at the Clubhouse.

Saturday, February 7th, 2015

Etta Mae (Slattery) Madlung passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at the age of 87 years, surrounded by her family. Etta was born on August 7, 1927 in Beloit, Wisconsin to John (Jack) & Carrie Slattery. She was the youngest of 9 children and moved to Sedro-Woolley when she was just three weeks […]

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

  Donald Clive “ Don“ Price,  age 80, passed away Thursday, February 5, 2015 surrounded by his loving family.    Don was born to Aili and Clive Price on October 20, 1934. He had an older brother, Richard Arnold Price and three years later was joined by a younger sister Virginia Lee “Ginny “Price.      […]

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Elsie Mae Palmer, 78, a longtime resident of Skagit Valley passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2014 at the Life Care Center of Skagit Valley in Sedro-Woolley.  She was born on January 9, 1937 in Garden City, Kansas, the daughter of Walter and Margaret (Goeringer) Scheuerman. Elsie and her family moved to Washington when she […]

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Stewart Gordon Lloyd, 84, passed away January 31, 2015 at Birchview Memory Care in Sedro-Woolley, Washington. Stewart was born March 16, 1930, in Peaceberg, Alabama, to Stewart and Pearl (Nawlin) Lloyd.  Raised in Alabama, he joined the Navy and was stationed in Bremerton, Washington, where he met and married Barbara J. Wheeler on December 14, […]

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Vivian M. Talbot, 86 a resident of Sedro-Woolley, WA passed away on Saturday, January 31, 2015. She was born on May 4, 1928 in Detroit Lakes, MN to Irene and Edwin Gilbertson. She was previously married to Edwin T. Johnson. She was united in marriage to Allen R. Talbot on March 17, 1961 in Webster, […]

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

James W. “Woody” White, 47, a former longtime Sedro-Woolley area resident, passed away on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 in Wenatchee, Washington. Woody was born on January 28, 1967 in Sanford, Florida, the son of James & Karen (Hoffman) White.  In 1968 the family moved to Sedro-Woolley where Woody was raised and attended school. After high […]

Monday, January 26th, 2015

Charlene Cleona Koster, age 78, passed away Monday, January 26, 2015 surrounded by family and friends.  Charlene was born July 17, 1936 at her home on Ferry Street in Sedro Woolley to Hiram and Charlotte Powers.  As a little girl, she was blessed with living the simple life of rural Skagit County.  In 1942 her […]

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Virginia May Byrd, a longtime upper Skagit Valley resident, passed away on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon.     She was born on November 8, 1928 in Spokane, Washington, the daughter of Harold & Helen (Goltz) Hinshaw.  The family made their home for a short time in Colville, WA before […]

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Luther Ford Rhone, 91, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, went home to our Lord on Thursday, January 22, 2015.      Luther was born on February 13, 1923 in Moundville, Alabama.       He joined the Navy at the age of 20 and was stationed at the Whidbey Island Naval Air Station.  While on R & R, he […]

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

    Fay Lenora Dionne, 72, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon.     She was born on June 9, 1942 in Sedro-Woolley, the daughter of Fred & Pearl (Williams) Foss.  She was raised and attended school in Sedro-Woolley, graduating from SWHS with the class […]

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Cora “Marion” Johnson, age 96, of Burlington, passed away Wednesday, January 21, 2015. Marion was born February 13, 1918 to Thomas and Laura (Larsen) Jensen in Denver, Colorado.  She moved to Portland, Oregon when she was two, living there until the 6th grade, moving to Medford, OR for six months, and then moving to East […]

Monday, January 19th, 2015

   Daniel Russell Coward, 78, a longtime Concrete area resident, passed away at his home on Monday, January 19, 2015.    Russell was born in Cowarts, North Carolina on December 2, 1936, the son of James & Lillie (Moore) Coward. He was raised and attended school near Sylva, NC. In the mid 1950’s he came […]