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


Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Gary Mix Wilbur, age 61, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017 at Skagit Valley Hospital, Mount Vernon, Washington.  He was born February 9, 1956 in Shelton, WA, to Harold and Elsie (Williams) Wilbur.  He grew up in Shelton, but was a Skagit Valley resident for the past 30 years.  Gary loved to fish and hunt […]

Saturday, June 17th, 2017

Carrie Jo Matson, 32, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, June 9, 2017 surrounded by love. Carrie was born on November 19, 1984 with a genetic disorder called Neurofibromatosis.  She spent most of her life in a wheelchair, but that did not define her.  Carrie was an amazing young woman who lived […]

Friday, June 16th, 2017

JoAnn E. Cull, 76, former Birdsview community resident, passed away on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at Birchview Memory Care in Sedro-Woolley. JoAnn was born in Bellingham on April 19, 1941, the daughter of Roy L. & Elaine B. (Hazeltine) Robinson.  She was raised and attended school in Bellingham, graduating from Bellingham High School with the […]

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Philippe ‘Frenchie’ Dallaire, 93, a longtime Skagit Valley resident, passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the Life Care Center in Sedro-Woolley. Philippe was born on May 16, 1924 in Quebec, Ontario, Canada. In 1947, and speaking only French, Philippe came to the Skagit Valley in search of work.  Luckily he connected with a […]

Monday, June 12th, 2017

David W. Glassman passed away unexpectedly on June 12, 2017 the age of 53. He departed at 11:12pm from St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham on eternal patrol. Dave was born in Anacortes on November 1, 1963 to Karen (Aschim) Bishop and Everett Bishop. His sister, Dawna, was born in 1968. Years later when their mother remarried, […]

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Hardy ‘Shorty’ Willis Heiser, a resident of Sedro-Woolley went to be with Jesus on Friday June 2, 2017. He was born on Wednesday, June 12, 1929, in McIntosh County, North Dakota.  He was the youngest of eight children, born to Emanuel & Katherine Heiser.  He leaves one surviving brother, Milton Heiser of Billings, Montana. Shorty […]

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

Winifred Mae Adelman passed away June 7, 2017 surrounded by loved ones at the age of 97.  Winnie, to all who knew her, was born in St. Paul, Minnesota on January 14, 1920, the first of three daughters born to Oswald and Theresa Crummack.  In 1936, the family went West in a Model T Ford […]

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

Michael Rigacci, 67, of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on Saturday, June 3, 2017. He was born on September 25, 1949 to Robert and Bernice Rigacci in Chicago, Illinois.  Mike grew up in Chicago and there he attended St. Vincent DePaul Academy, entered the Boy Scouts, where found his love of horses. His first trip to Washington […]

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Lila ‘June’ Harshman, 88, a Lyman area resident, passed away on May 30, 2017 at the Life Care Center in Sedro-Woolley. June was born on June 30, 1928 in Lemmon South Dakota, one of seven children of Anton & Lillian Kom. After her marriage to Bruce Harshman in 1946 the family resided in Clarkston, WA […]

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Patricia A. Odlin, who was born July 15, 1948, in Snoqualmie, WA, and lived the past 47 years in and around Sedro-Woolley, WA, passed away on May 18, 2017. Pat was proud to have started her life in a barn in North Bend, WA. The family moved before the birth of their second daughter to […]

Sunday, May 28th, 2017

Roger Hugh Martindill, 73, a resident of Mount Vernon, WA, passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family, on Sunday, May 28, 2017. Roger was born on February 13, 1944, in Indianapolis, IN, the son of William and Inetta (Pfeister) Martindill.  He lived and attended school in St. Louis, MO, South Bend, […]

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

John Rickey “Rick” Gronemyer, age 57, of Clear Lake, passed away peacefully at home. He was born May 23, 1959 in Mount Vernon to John and Nancy (Wade) Gronemyer. He worked for many years as a carpenter. Rick is survived by his father, John Gronemyer; sisters, Teresa Bever (Roy) and Sandy Nannen (Ray) and brother, […]

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Evelyn “Evie” Sue Johnson, 77, of Sedro-Woolley passed away gracefully and peacefully on May 19, 2017 in Mount Vernon, WA after her second courageous battle with cancer. She was surrounded by many of her adoring loved ones. Evelyn was the second oldest of 5 children born to Wendell “Jack” and Bernice Johnson on August 3, […]

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Sharron Louise Moody, age 75, passed away Saturday, May 20, 2017 at St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham, Washington. She was born October 26, 1941 in Sedro-Woolley, Washington to Hugh and Grace (Waddell) Mericle. Sharron was a lifetime resident of Lyman and Punkin Center and was married to Tom Moody on September 13, 1957 in […]

Friday, May 12th, 2017

Sandy Camby, 56, a resident of Burlington WA, passed at her home on May 12, 2017 after her battle with cancer. The love of her life, fiancé Gene Phillips, and her children were by her side. Sandy was born on June 1, 1960 in Burlington, the daughter of Terry & Jeanette (Jones) Gilfillan. Sandy was […]

Monday, May 8th, 2017

Mildred V. Burress, 91, a longtime Skagit Valley resident, passed away at her home in Sedro-Woolley on May 2, 2017. Mildred was born on September 7, 1925 in Sylva, NC, the daughter of Ferdie & Lena (Bradley) Potts. She was raised and attained her education in Sylva. She then attended Bible College in Florida. On […]

Saturday, May 6th, 2017

Jerry Michael “Mike” Fox, 66, a lifelong Skagit Valley resident passed away May 4, 2017. He was born August 11, 1950 in Sedro-Woolley to Ernest and Merle (Ammons) Fox. Mike loved music as an award winning Karaoke musician and #1 ranked Host. He was a hunting and fishing guide and auto mechanic, who loved his […]

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017

Willard W. Metcalf, 84, a lifelong upper Skagit Valley resident, passed away at his home in Hamilton on Tuesday, May 2, 2017. Willard was born in Mount Vernon, WA on December 27, 1932, the son of Theodore & Mary Jane (Daves) Metcalf. He was raised and attended school in the upper Skagit Valley. At an […]

Monday, May 1st, 2017

Florence (Westcott) Scott Walton, 92, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on April 22, 2017. Florence was born on July 28, 1924 in Onamia, Minnesota to Charles & Augusta Westcott. Affectionately nicknamed “Squeek”, she was the youngest of seven siblings, they are Gladys, Almeda, Mary, Margaret, Charles, Alden and George. Music was a big part […]

Monday, May 1st, 2017

David P. “Hillbilly” Rabb was born October 4th, 1946 in Sylva, North Carolina and he passed away peacefully at home in Sedro-Woolley, on February 1st, 2017. David served in the Army during the Vietnam War and was stationed for a time in Germany. He moved to the Skagit Valley in 1977, shortly thereafter he met, […]

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Marjorie Louise Chissus, 95, a resident of Bellingham, WA, passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Mount Baker Care Center surrounded by her family. Marjorie was born on May 18, 1921 in Yakima, WA, the daughter of Ralph & Florence (Houghton) Davis. She was raised and attended school in Wapato, graduating from Wapato […]

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Lena M. Spanski, age 95, a longtime resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away Thursday, April 20, 2017 at United General Hospital following a brief illness. She was born November 13, 1921 in Sumas, WA, to Frank and Elizabeth (Aufdermauer) Eberli. She moved to Sedro-Woolley at a young age. Lena and William E. Spanski were married June […]

Friday, April 14th, 2017

LeRoy Duane Roberts, 75, of Sedro-Woolley, passed away April 14, 2017.  He was born March 8, cialis 20mg prix 1942 in Snohomish, Washington, to Benjamin and Dorothy (Snyder) Roberts. LeRoy married Blanche Owens on August 10, 1962 in Lake Stevens, WA.  He enjoyed elk hunting with his grandsons.  He was a part owner of the […]

Friday, April 14th, 2017

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and best friend, Helen Guddall French passed away on April 1, 2017 in Bellingham at the age of 93. She was born on July 23, 1923 in Sedro-Woolley to John and Elsie (Springer) Guddall.  She graduated from Sedro-Woolley High in 1942.  Helen resided for most of her life […]

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Spencer Duane “Butch” Jacobsen, age 75, of Birdsview, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017.  He was born in Stanwood to Walter and Idabelle (Sanden) Jacobsen. Spencer grew up in Stanwood and worked as a long haul trucker, milk truck driver for Carnation, and worked for many years at Stanwood Redi-Mix, retiring and then worked as a […]