Lemley Chapel
Serving Sedro-Woolley &
All of Skagit County Since 1935
1008 Third Street
Sedro-Woolley, WA
360-855-1288
www.LemleyChapel.com

Memorials

Tuesday, June 9th, 2020

Darla Rene Thompson, age 41, passed away in an accidental house fire, June 10, 2020 in Concrete, Washington.  She was born May 17, 1979 to Derril and Sharon (McGee) Schoel in Mount Vernon, Washington. Darla was always happy, but she was the happiest when she was being a mother and grandmother.  She loved to dance.  […]

Tuesday, June 9th, 2020

Leon P. “Nick” Leonovich, 68, a longtime resident of the Day Creek Community, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on June 9, 2020. Nick was born on September 1, 1951 in Santa Monica, CA, the son of Anatole & Mabel (Alvarez) Leonovich.  He was raised and attained his education in Long Beach, […]

Monday, June 8th, 2020

Patricia Ann (Hoffman) Cruse, 80, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident went to be with her Lord on June 8, 2020 in Helena, Montana surrounded by her family. Patty was born on March 22, 1940 in Sedro-Woolley, Washington, the daughter of Lester and Evelyn Hoffman.   She was raised and attended school in Sedro-Woolley, attending SWHS with the […]

Sunday, June 7th, 2020

Lela May Dachenhausen Waller, 86, of Burlington, WA, passed away on June 7, 2020 after a long battle with a terminal lung disease. Lela was born in Scranton, Kansas on May 6, 1934, to Howard and Mary Ellen Dachenhausen. In 1940, Lela’s family drove from Scranton to Bremerton, WA. This is where she met Floyd […]

Sunday, June 7th, 2020

Alfred R. ‘Al‘ Doorn, 94, a longtime Sedro-Woolley businessman, passed away in Mount Vernon on June 7, 2020. Al was born in Paterson, New Jersey on March 12, 1926, the son of John & Jennie (McDonald) Doorn.  He was raised and attended school in Paterson, NJ. On January 27, 1944 at the age of 17, […]

Sunday, June 7th, 2020

James “Calvin” Cloer, age 78, a longtime resident of Concrete, Washington passed away June 7, 2020, at home.  He was born September 1, 1941 in Franklin, North Carolina to Albert and Viola (Dills) Cloer. Calvin married Edith “Alean” Shuler on September 14, 1959, in Sylva NC.  He served in the U. S. Army as a […]

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020

  Esther Ione (Wardell) Jordan, 91, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at her home in Sedro-Woolley, WA, her long battle against numerous medical problems finally ended. Esther was born September 11, 1928 to Evelyn Mae (Baker) Wardell and Jesse Howard Wardell in Everett, WA.  She was raised in Sedro-Woolley and Arlington. She […]

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020

Miles Wilson Learned Aug. 5, 1928 – May 31, 2020 Miles, 91 was born to William F. and Esther (Skog) Learned in Lake City, South Dakota on August 5, 1928.  He passed away on May 31, 2020 at Skagit Valley Hospital, Mount Vernon, Washington.  He was the sixth of eight children.  The family was encouraged […]

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020

Billie “Bill” Charles Kimberlin, age 87, passed away at home after a brief battle with cancer. He was born March 29, 1933 to Willis and Louise (Wittington) Kimberlin at the Dawson Daylight Coal Mine, near Dawson Springs, Kentucky. Bill is survived by his wife, Sally (Mack) Kimberlin, formerly of Bellingham, Washington; sister, Ramona Leetch, of […]

Monday, June 1st, 2020

Harry R. Goodrich, Jr. “JR” or “Dogman”, age 58, passed away May 23, 2020 at Harborview Medical Center, Seattle surrounded by loved ones. He was born March 27, 1962 in Port Townsend to Harry R. “Shiner” and Penny (La Due) Goodrich. Harry had a smile that would light up any room. He was always trying to […]

Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

Jessie Isabel Nelson Miller began her 102 year life journey as the second of three girls born to Johan Martin & Harriet Elizabeth Nelson on Valentine’s Day, February 14, 1918, at Samish Island, Washington.  She passed away in Sedro-Woolley, Friday, May 22, 2020.  She grew up on Samish Island, enjoying a happy, carefree childhood on […]

Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

Roy Kenneth “Ken” Johnson, 85, a longtime resident of the Clear Lake community passed away on May 21, 2020 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. Ken was born on August 9, 1934 in Clear Lake, the son of Herbert & Agnes (Baker) Johnson.  He was raised and attended grade school in Clear Lake and […]

Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

Sheila Marie (Nickel) Newman, passed away at the age of 68, surrounded by loved ones, on May 20, 2020 in Bellingham, WA. Sheila was born June 21, 1951 to Glenn Nickel and Luella Ann Rinehart, she was the eldest of her siblings. Sheila spent her years in Washington State, eventually settling in Whatcom County. Sheila […]

Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

H. Dennis Farlow – A loving husband and a family legend loved by all. Born June 8, 1934 to Dean and Virginia (Probst) Farlow in Hollywood, California. He was born in Hollywood Hospital. After “Denny” was born – so he said – that hospital burned down, (he said with that knowing grin of his). He had a […]

Friday, May 22nd, 2020

Rachel Lee Buben passed surrounded by loved ones in her home on May 13, 2020, at age 51, after a courageous battle against cancer. She was a beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, and teacher in her community. Rachel was born on January 12, 1969 in Bellingham, Washington to parents, Robert and Sandy Knudsen. She grew […]

Thursday, May 21st, 2020

Margaret Ann “Peggy” Toyne, 76, died May 12, 2020, at her home in Sedro Woolley.  She had been under hospice care for the last six months, for which the family is profoundly grateful. Peggy was born to Bliss and Genevieve Kelley (McClure) on October 21, 1943 in Lava Hot Springs, ID, and grew up with […]

Monday, May 18th, 2020

Bertha Ann Schiefelbein, 83, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident passed away at her home surrounded by her family on May 14, 2020. She was born on August 30, 1936 in Martin, South Dakota, one of seven children of Albert & Emma (Beard) Merchen.  She was raised and attained her education in Rapid City, SD, graduating from […]

Saturday, May 16th, 2020

Garvey L. Tolliver, Jr, age 89, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident passed away May 12, 2020 at home. He was born April 24, 1931 in Boone, North Carolina to Garvey, Sr. and Ruth (Tilley) Tolliver.  He was raised in Wyco, West Virginia, a company owned coal mining town. He had many fond memories of growing up […]

Thursday, May 14th, 2020

Donald Victor Klein crossed over from this life to eternal life in heaven on May 8, 2020 and is forever with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Don was born on November 5, 1938 in the Arlington, WA area, the youngest of six children of Andrew & Alice (Tanis) Klein. He was raised along with […]

Wednesday, May 13th, 2020

Audrey Christine Howell, age 73, of Burlington, passed away May 13, 2020 in Sedro-Woolley.  She was born November 3, 1946 in Park Rapids, Minnesota to John and Phyllis (Nelson) Nelson. Audrey was the youngest of three children.  She was a very kind, thoughtful and witty person who was a loving mother and a friend to […]

Wednesday, May 13th, 2020

Gayle Marie (McDougle) Poole, 60, passed away May 9, 2020 at Providence Hospital in Everett after complications from heart surgery. Gayle was born in Sedro-Woolley on May 24, 1959 to Edward and Agnes McDougle. Gayle lived most of her life in Sedro-Woolley where she attended high school. Gayle’s greatest joy was her grandchildren, along with […]

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

Kristina “Kristi” Lee Gorne, age 54, a Sedro-Woolley resident passed away May 10, 2020 at Skagit Valley Hospital.  She was born September 10, 1965 to LeRoy “Lee” and Karen (Smiley) Wendling in Renton, Washington. Kristi was one of the best daughters, wife, sister, aunt and grandma a family could hope to have. Her husband Mark […]

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

Marty A. (Hoskinson) Wilson, age 53, passed away May 3, 2020 in Bellingham, Washington. She was born April 12, 1967 to Russell and June (Morgan) Hoskinson in Sedro-Woolley, WA. Early on, Marty showed her mischievous side, known to snitch butter from the plate when her mom wasn’t looking. As she got older, Marty developed an […]

Monday, May 11th, 2020

Kelly Michael Green, 56, a former Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away on May 6, 2020 at Northwest Hospital in Seattle. Kelly was born on December 22, 1963 in Sedro-Woolley, the son of Robert & Joan Green.  He was raised and attended school in Sedro-Woolley, graduating from SWHS with the class of 1983. From birth Kelly has […]

Saturday, May 9th, 2020

Vivian Lukacs Thompson, 66, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, Washington passed away at her home on April 29, 2020 from complications of ALS, Lou Gerhig’s Disease. Vivian was born on November 1, 1953 in Mercer, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Stephen & Doris (Stowe) Lukacs.  She was raised and attained her education in Mercer, graduating from Mercer […]