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


Saturday, April 9th, 2022

Carroll Thomas Jester, 75, of Burlington, Washington, met his Savior Jesus Christ face to face on Saturday, April 9, 2022, at 3 pm at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, WA, after a tough battle following an aortic aneurysm. A Memorial Service will be held at Calvary Baptist Church in Burlington, WA at 11:00, Saturday, April, […]

Saturday, April 9th, 2022

Frances Lynn Victor, 72, of Upper Skagit Indian Tribe, passed away at home surrounded by her family on Saturday, April 9, 2022.  Frances was born on July 5, 1949 in Auburn, Washington. Frances was a commercial fisherman and worked in a cannery.  She loved to gather cedar and native food.  In her younger years she […]

Friday, April 8th, 2022

Kent Russell Henry was 65 and a resident of Sedro-Woolley, Washington.  He passed away Friday, April 8, 2022, in Mount Vernon, WA after losing his battle with cancer.  He was born on November 4, 1956, to Dean and Donna Henry in Mount Vernon.  Kent has one brother, Ted (Stephanie) Henry, and one sister, Gail Mendoza. […]

Thursday, April 7th, 2022

 Connie D. Glass    4/6/1943 – 4/7/2022 Well known long-time fisherman, Connie Glass, skipper of the “Anita Ann”, reeled in his final catch October 18, 2021 on the Skagit River at Rockport.  Connie was first introduced to the Rockport area in the late 1970’s on an outing with the Steelhead Club. His enthusiasm spread to family […]

Thursday, April 7th, 2022

                                                  Connie D. Glass    4/6/1943 – 4/7/2022 Well known long-time fisherman, Connie Glass, skipper of the “Anita Ann”, reeled in his final catch October 18, 2021 on the Skagit River at […]

Monday, April 4th, 2022

Anne Elizabeth Reed Osburn, age 68, of Sedro-Woolley, Washington, passed away April 4, 2022, in Mount Vernon, WA.  She was born November 15, 1953, in Mount Vernon to Henry and Miriam (Reed) Singer. Anne attended Mount Vernon school district growing up.  She married James Osburn on February 19, 1971 they had two boys together.  Her […]

Sunday, April 3rd, 2022

Gone to be with the Lord.  Colleen Price went to be with God on April 3, 2022.  She was born March 7, 1958, to Albert and Florence Blumanthal at Fort Bragg, California. Colleen lived most of her life in Sedro-Woolley, graduating from SWHS in 1976.  She was a home body that liked to cook, travel […]

Sunday, April 3rd, 2022

David Ronald Queen, age 80, passed away April 3, 2022, in Bellingham, Washington.  He was born August 14, 1941, in Caney Fork, North Carolina to Huff and Lilla Mae (Corne) Queen. David moved with his family to Lyman, WA as a child.  He graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School, class of 1959.  David served in the […]

Friday, April 1st, 2022

Mattie Lee Mills, 80, of Birdsview, Washington, passed away April 1, 2022, in Mount Vernon, WA.  She was born November 2, 1941, in Franklin County, North Carolina to Charles C. and Kister (Russel) Conner.  Mattie was born a twin to her sister Hattie.  Mattie, along with her twin sister, were the youngest of 10 children. […]

Thursday, March 31st, 2022

Joseph Eugene Martinez, 56, a resident of Mount Vernon, Washington, passed away 12:39 am on March 31, 2022, at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, WA.  He was born on December 22, 1965, in Santa Cruz, California the son of Clifford and Marie (Rivera) Martinez. When he was born, his Aunt Ida nicknamed him Geno and […]

Tuesday, March 29th, 2022

Melvyn Gene Loehr, Jr., 53, of Skagit Valley, Washington, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 29, 2022 due to a hit and run accident in the Big Lake area. Gene was a good man, with a kind heart and a loving soul.  Gene was a son, brother, father and friend to many. He was born […]

Monday, March 28th, 2022

Norcella Bowers, age 87, of Sammamish passed away on March 28, 2022, at home.  She was born January 9, 1935, at the head of Locust Creek, Sylva, NC, to Henry and Burla (Shuler) Hoyle.  She moved to Hamilton with her family in 1951 and attended Sedro-Woolley High School. Norcella worked professionally as a nurse for […]

Saturday, March 26th, 2022

Linda Hazel Lowe, age 72, passed away March 26, 2022, at Josephine Sunset Home, Stanwood, Washington.  She was born June 1, 1949, in Emporia, Kansas to Gilbert Leo and Lavone Lee (Emrick) Nuessen. Linda graduated from Burlington-Edison High School and Western Washington University.  She married Michael Dwaine Lowe February 12, 1972, at Immaculate Conception Church […]

Saturday, March 26th, 2022

Gary R. Morrow passed away peacefully on March 26, 2022 at the age of 81.  He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and friend. Born in Burlington, WA to Don and Ida (Sanford) Morrow on October 16, 1940, he was the youngest of three. He married the love of his life and high school sweetheart, […]

Friday, March 25th, 2022

Robert Dober Rutherford, born in Seattle, September 27, 1932, to Dr. Charles Alton Rutherford and Margaret Dober Rutherford, Bob passed away peacefully on March 25, 2022 at age 89. He grew up on Alki Beach in West Seattle where he and his brother, Richard, spent many idyllic years enjoying numerous watersports, including waterskiing on homemade […]

Thursday, March 24th, 2022

Patricia ‘PJ’ Darlene Jensen, 81, of Burlington Washington, unexpectedly passed away on Thursday, March 24, 2022. Pat was born to John “Jack” and Cecil Perkins on October 1, 1940, in Yuba City, California.  She met her husband of 64 years, Delbert W. Jensen, while she was waitressing at Vi and Pete’s Café which was owned […]

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2022

Franklin Ripley, 84, passed away peacefully into eternal life on March 22, 2022.  Frank was born in Croydon, Pennsylvania. He grew up in National Park, New Jersey.  After High School he entered the Marine Corp, then switched over to the Navy were he spent 18 years on active duty and the Naval Reserves.  He entered […]

Thursday, March 17th, 2022

Phyllis L. Queen, 82, of Sedro-Woolley, WA, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, March 17th, 2022, surrounded by her family. Phyllis was born on March 24th, 1939, to Melvin and Louise (Bryant) Johnson, in Sedro-Woolley, WA, where she grew up with her three siblings, playing in the fields of their grandparent’s farm along […]

Wednesday, March 9th, 2022

Gerald ‘Jerry’ Lee Bice, age 85, of Sedro-Woolley, Washington passed away March 9, 2022, in Burlington, WA.  He was born September 26, 1936, in Lexington, Nebraska to Ray and Olive (Paugh) Bice. Jerry was a carpenter and was proud of his many accomplishments over his career; he loved dogs, dining out with a hot cup […]

Tuesday, March 8th, 2022

Vern Charles Mast, Sr., 93, passed away on Tuesday, March 8, 2022 in Sedro-Woolley, WA.  He was born on September 10, 1928 in Hamilton, WA, the son to Orville J. and Marie (Augir) Mast. He graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School in 1946 and joined the US Army.  On August 3, 1946 he married Colleen Evitt […]

Sunday, March 6th, 2022

Theresa Lynn Nording, 64, of Mount Vernon, WA passed away on March 6, 2022.  She was born on October 11, 1957 in Mount Vernon, WA the daughter to Mildred Leslie (Stevens) and Leroy Stevens. She graduated and worked at Skagit Valley College. She was known by everyone as the face behind the camera. She volunteered […]

Thursday, March 3rd, 2022

Jenni Marie Bartram, age 62, passed away surrounded by her loving family on the morning of March 3, 2022.  Jenni was born on November 26, 1959, in Burglengenfeld, Germany.  With her family, Jenni came to the United States and later found herself at home in Gulfport, Mississippi.  In the summer of 1975, Jenni met Johnny […]

Monday, February 28th, 2022

James ‘Clint’ Parker, age 81, passed away February 28, 2022, in Sedro-Woolley, Washington.  He was born July 8, 1940, in Burlington, WA to James and Ruth (Galbreath) Parker. Clint was a life-long resident of Skagit Valley and graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School.  He worked for Janicki Logging, and in local home construction. He served his […]

Sunday, February 27th, 2022

loved son, brother, uncle and friend, Douglas Eugene Smallwood, age 66, a lifelong resident of Sedro-Woolley, Washington passed away of natural causes on February 27, 2022, in Seattle, WA. He was born November 5, 1955, in Bellingham, WA.   Doug was the oldest child of Eddie Eugene and Vivian Elaine Smallwood. Interestingly, in the final […]

Thursday, February 24th, 2022

Charles Francis Boome, age 56, passed away February 24, 2022.  He was born March 3, 1965, in Bellingham, Washington to Lawrence, Jr. and Ruby (Jefferson) Boome. Charlie was artistic growing up, enjoying painting, cooking, working out, practicing his martial arts and listening to music, particularly Hip Hop. Charlie is survived by his children, Codeey Johnny, […]