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


Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Barbara Rose Bonthuis, age 65,  beloved wife of Michael W. Bonthuis of Sedro-Woolley  passed away on Monday, May 23, 2011 at Peace Health St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham, Washington. She was born November 5, 1945 in Gooding, Idaho to B.R. and Rose (Andersen) Chess. Barbara was a woman of many talents.  Education was chief among […]

Saturday, May 21st, 2011

Stephen Anthony Sepos, 59, died Saturday May 21, 2011 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bellingham due to complications of Muscular Dystrophy.  Stephen was born June 21, 1951 in Seattle, WA to Dorothy (Greene) and Francis Sepos.  He was raised mostly in the Marblemount and Concrete area and graduated from Concrete High School in 1969. His […]

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

Constance I. “Connie” Bell-Burrows, 77, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on Saturday, May 14, 2011 at Virginia Mason Hospital in Seattle. Connie was born on July 3, 1933 in Dolores, Colorado, the daughter of Tillman C. & Vera (Utke) Periman.  She was raised in Colorado until the age of 12 when the family moved […]

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

Franklin L. Abbott, age 72, of Acme, passed away May 12, 2011. Frank is survived by his wife, Marguerite; sons, Jerry and John Abbott; stepdaughters, Becky and Angie; many grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and sister, Inez Hillman. A memorial gathering will be held at 3:00, Monday, May 16, 2011, at the Lyman home of his […]

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

Hana Grace-Rose Williams, age 13, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Sedro-Woolley on Thursday, May 12, 2011. Hana was born on July 19, 1997 in Ethiopia and came to join the Larry & Carri Williams family on August 16, 2008 at the age of 11. Hana was a very pleasant young girl with a […]

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

Kramer Dee Blackwell, 19, a lifelong Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, May 2, 2011. He was born on September 23, 1991, in Sedro-Woolley, the son of Rob & Lori (Czerski) Blackwell.  He made his home and attended school there, and was preparing to graduate from Sedro-Woolley High School with the class of 2011. […]

Sunday, April 24th, 2011

David Charles Rohrer, age 77, passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2011 at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley, Washington. He was born on December 3, 1933 in Camargo, Oklahoma to Jessie and Bessie (Butler) Rohrer. David grew up in Sedro-Woolley, and was raised by his maternal grandparents, David and Catherine Butler on the Garden of […]

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011

Susan Irene (Cushen) Curtis, age 70, passed away on Saturday, April 23, 2011 at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley, Washington. She was born on December 29, 1940 in Mount Vernon, Washington the daughter of Robert and Irene (Burford) Cushen. Susan was raised and attended school in Sedro-Woolley and graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School with the […]

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

Jeane E. Ravine Harless, age 73, of Marysville, passed away suddenly at her home on April 21, 2011.  Jeane was born on November 21, 1937 to F. Boyd and Carrie (Blouin) Ravine in Everett.  She was the youngest of seven children and grew up in the Swan’s Trail community, east of Everett.  When she was […]

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

Lois Marie McDaniel, 74, a resident of Burlington, passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2011 at Burton Care Center surrounded by her loving family. Lois was born on December 26, 1936 in Askov, Minnesota, the daughter of Walter C. & Marie A. (Belling) Jensen. The family resided in Minnesota until 1952 when they moved to […]

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Theodore R. “Ted” Meamber, 74, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident and a current city councilman, passed away at his home on Wednesday, April 20, 2011. Ted was born on June 17, 1936 in Yreka, California, the son of Theodore & Thelma (Van Lanningham) Meamber.  He made his home in California until 1949 when the family moved […]

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Larry H. Andrews SR, age 75, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2011 at his home in Sedro-Woolley, Washington.  He was born June 12, 1935 in Gunnison, Colorado to Edward and Beulah (Witt) Andrews. Larry grew up in the Alger area where he attended school.  Following his early education, he joined the U.S. Marines. In 1956 […]

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Michael Lynn Nelson, age 54, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2011 at the United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley, Washington.     He was born August 17, 1956 in Anacortes, Washington to Ron and Bobbetta (McCarron) Nelson. Michael was brought up by his mother who did a wonderful job.  She taught him to be responsible, honest, kind, and […]

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

G. Martin Hodgin, 83, a longtime resident of Hamilton, Washington, and seasonal resident of the Twisp community, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2011 at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley, Washington. He was born on June 11, 1927 in Franklin, North Carolina, the son of Charles Dee & Irene (Ledford) Hodgin. In 1933 the Hodgin […]

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Trenton Dean Inabnit arrived into this world on April 21, 1990 in the loving arms of his parents, Mark and Kim (Gustafson) Inabnit.  He returned to God’s loving arms on Sunday, April 17, 2011, nearly four years after a brave and courageous battle with melanoma.  He went to Heaven at his home surrounded by his […]

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011

Barbara Ann Gaylord, 44, a resident of the Alger/Cain Lake community, passed away at her home on Wednesday, April 13, 2011. Barb had been an employee of the Costco store in Burlington. A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, April 22, 2011 at Lemley Chapel in Sedro-Woolley.

Thursday, April 7th, 2011

Maxine Bromberger, 93, a resident of Mount Vernon, passed away at her home in Mountain Glen Retirement Center on Thursday, April 7, 2011. She was born on June 12, 1917 in Indianapolis, Indiana, the daughter of Walter & Myrtle (Baer) Miller.   The family moved to Oklahoma later moving to San Louis Obispo, California where Maxine […]

Sunday, April 3rd, 2011

Dear Jesus called Don home on April 3, 2011.  He was born December 1, 1929 in Omaha, Nebraska to Arthur and Ruth (Thompson) Ewing.  He worked with his dad at the Union Pacific Railroad.  He was in active duty in Korea and later served in the last Mule Pack Division.  Moving to Washington, he was […]

Friday, April 1st, 2011

Edna E. Allen, 80, passed away April 1, 2011after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born to Glen R. and Beulah (Clemans) Fischer in Brunswick, Nebraska.  On May 14, 1949, she was married to Alfred L. Allen in Hot Springs, South Dakota, where they lived until 1979, when they moved to Sedro-Woolley, Washington.  Edna […]

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

Charles W. “Jr.” Gibbs, age 70, passed away at his home, with his wife by his side on Wednesday, March 30, 2011. He was born on December 30, 1940 in Sylva, North Carolina, the only son of six children of Charlie & Bertha (Ammons) Gibbs. In 1946 at the age of 5 he moved with […]

Monday, March 28th, 2011

Vernon “Sonny” Johnson, age 69, a resident of Rockport, died peacefully embraced in the arms of his family and loved ones on March 28, 2011 at St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham after complications with pneumonia. He was born on May 25, 1941 in Crossnore, North Carolina, one of 5 children born to Jack and Bernice […]

Monday, March 28th, 2011

Eunice Lucille Sorestad, age 82, passed away on Monday, March 28, 2011 at her home in Sedro-Woolley with her family at her side.     She was born on June 26, 1928 in Dickinson, North Dakota to William and Jessie (Hewson) Schmidt. Eunice moved to Sedro-Woolley in 1934 and entered first grade at Central School.  She graduated […]

Sunday, March 27th, 2011

Albert “Al” Duane Armfield, age 79, passed away on Sunday, March 27, 2011 at the Life Care Center of Skagit Valley in Sedro-Woolley, Washington, with his family at his side.    He was born May 5, 1931 in Mount Vernon, Washington to Raymond and Erie Jane (London) Armfield. Al grew up in Mount Vernon and later […]

Saturday, March 26th, 2011

Fearbia Octavia Kathleen Moore Parker, 90, a longtime Skagit County resident passed away peacefully Saturday, March 26, 2011 at the Burton Care Center in Burlington. Fearbia was born in Jackson County, North Carolina on February 2, 1921 to the late James Claude and Dorothy (Beasley) Moore. Fearbia was raised and attended school in North Carolina. […]

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011

Sylvia Danielle Swindle, 51, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away at her home on Tuesday, March 22, 2011 in a tragic house fire, along with her two dogs, Peanut and Lucy. She was born on October 28, 1959 in Granada Hills, California, the daughter of Pedro & Silvia (Ramos) Garza. Danielle was a vibrant, loving […]