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


Monday, September 27th, 2010

Reinette K. Webb, age 88, passed away on Monday, September 27, 2010 at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley, Washington  on her daughter Reinell’s birthday, who passed away in July of 2003.   She was born Mary Helen Reinette Murray on May 23, 1922 in Grafton, North Dakota to Patrick and Katie (Costello) Murray. Reinette grew up […]

Sunday, September 26th, 2010

Nancy Wallace Simcox passed gently into the arms of the Lord and eternal life on September 26, 2010 in Sedro-Woolley, Washington, surrounded by her loving family. Nancy was born on February 13, 1920 in Trade, TN to Ida and Joe Wallace who preceded her in death. One of eleven children, Nancy was raised on a […]

Saturday, September 25th, 2010

Terry “T-Dub” Williams September 13, 1951 – September 25, 2010 Terry W. Williams, 59, a resident and member of the Upper Skagit Indian Tribe of Sedro-Woolley, Washington, entered into rest at home surrounded by loved ones, on Saturday, September 25, 2010. He is survived by his wife and soul mate, Mary; daughter, Maria; special grand […]

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Florence E. Goode, 90, a longtime resident of the Clear Lake community, passed away at her home on Thursday, September 23, 2010. She was born on December 24, 1919 in Doran, Washington in Whatcom County, the daughter of William & Grace (Larrabee) Dye.   The family later moved to the Prairie area in Skagit County where […]

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Dolores Marian Schuhow, age 75, passed away on September 23, 2010, at the Life Care Center of Skagit Valley in Sedro-Woolley. Dolores was born to Clarence and Marion (Bagwell) Berry, on September 23, 1935 in Monroe, Washington. She met Thomas Schuhow when they were both in the Navy, and were married in Yuma, Arizona, on […]

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

Patty Ann (Bochinski) Steineke, age 67, passed away Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at her home in Sedro-Woolley, Washington with her family at her side.    She was born January 20, 1943 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin to John and Gertrude (Smith) Bochinski. Patty grew up in Oshkosh, Wisconsin attending school and graduated from high school in 1961.  She […]

Thursday, September 16th, 2010

Jan (Knight) Griffone, passed away on September 16, 2010 after a Herculean 21  month fight with cancer.   She was born on February 11, 1941 in Neotsu, Oregon the oldest child of Bill & Elberta Knight.  Her father was a dairyman & logger and her mother stayed home to raise Jan and her two younger brothers. […]

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

Bertha E. Talley, 91, a longtime Skagit County resident, passed away on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at the Life Care Center of Mount Vernon. She was born on November 14, 1918 in Charlotte, NC, the daughter of Norman & Hester (Hodgin) Drake. She was raised and attended school in North Carolina.  In 1934 she was […]

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

Wallace Dowdle, age 84, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Thursday, September 9, 2010 at Cross Creek Adult Family Home in Sedro-Woolley, Washington. He was born on March 21, 1926 in Burlington, Washington and during his childhood he lived with his parents Ralph and Molly Dowdle and his brother Barney in Darrington, Washington.  They […]

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

William Thomas “Tom” McNair, 40, a longtime resident of the Clear Lake community, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, September 7, 2010. He was born in Anchorage, Alaska on March 12, 1970. Tom came to the McNair family in 1972 and in 1974 they moved to Clear Lake, Washington where he was raised […]

Monday, September 6th, 2010

Rita Jean Bear, age 76, passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2010 at the Life Care Center of Mount Vernon. She was born March 4, 1934 in Lake County, South Dakota to Clarence and Ina (Fountain) Peterson. Rita moved to Western Washington at the age of 3, settling in Snohomish where she grew up and […]

Saturday, September 4th, 2010

Beverly Mae Pinneke, 83, a longtime Skagit County resident, passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2010 at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. She was born on January 28, 1927 in Burlington, Washington, the daughter of Arthur & Opal (Long) Swanby. The family lived in Concrete for a time before settling in Burlington where Beverly […]

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

Jerry S. Galbreath, 60, a resident of Bow, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, September 1, 2010. He was born on October 5, 1949 in Mount Vernon, the son of Arvid & Betty (Walden) Galbreath. He grew up in the Bow area and graduated from Burlington Edison High School with the class of […]

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

Henry “Neil” Mayville, 72, a longtime Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away at his home, surrounded by his loving family and friends on Tuesday, August 31, 2010. He was born in Sedro-Woolley on October 8, 1937, the son of Edward & Marie (Wiseman) Mayville. Neil made his home on the Washington coast and other locations until his […]

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Floyd Wayne Cashmer, age 85, passed away on August 24, 2010.  He was born on January 31, 1925, in Missoula, Montana, to Floyd Dewey and Ada Louise (Steel) Cashmer, where he lived until joining the U.S. Navy when he was 17 years old. Floyd served in the Navy Sub service, Sub S-46, in the Pacific […]

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Earl Val Matto, 68, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away at his home on Tuesday, August 24, 2010, surrounded by his loving family. Earl was born on December 6, 1941 in Los Angeles, CA, the son of Earl & Lois (Verecelli) Matto.  He was raised and attended school in southern California, graduating from Gardena High […]

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

June B. Anderson, age 75, of Hamilton, Washington passed away Monday, August 23, 2010 at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, Washington with her family at her side. She was born on July 16, 1935 in Hamilton, Washington to Dee and Irene (Ledford) Hodgin.  June grew up in the Hamilton area and graduated from Sedro-Woolley High […]

Saturday, August 21st, 2010

Onalee June “Connie” Jansen, age 85, passed away peacefully on Sat., August 21, 2010 at Sunrise Assisted Living  in Edmonds, WA. Born Sept 28, 1924 to Bertha and Howard Conklin of Corunna, MI. She grew up on a dairy farm, graduated from nearby Flushing HS and later Michigan State University with a BA in Home […]

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

Katherine Mabel Weckerly, age 94, passed away on Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at Alpine Ridge Retirement Apartments in Mount Vernon, Washington. She was born on May 25, 1916 in Davenport, North Dakota to Bernhard and Mathilda (Johnson) Dahlen. Katherine grew up in North Dakota, later residing in Spokane and Seattle for many years.  While living […]

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Doris Van Fleet, 86, died peacefully on August 16, 2010. Doris was born in Walsall, England on May 7, 1924, as the eldest of five daughters. She joined the Royal Navy when she turned 18. She married Enrico Musatti in 1943 and gave birth to her only child, Lucille, in Rome in 1947. She moved […]

Saturday, August 14th, 2010

Joshua Alexander Soren, a resident of Burlington, passed away on Saturday, August 14, 2010 after a tragic accident while wading in the Skagit River. He was just 13 years of age. He was born on October 31, 1996 in Burien, Washington, the son of Richard Soren & Haley Huscusson. Josh was raised in Sedro-Woolley where […]

Friday, August 13th, 2010

Cleo Grace Meins passed away peacefully in her sleep at the Life Care Center of Skagit Valley in Sedro-Woolley on August 13, 2010 at the age of 95. She was born on May 30, 1915 in Elbe, Washington to George and Gladys (Cook) Ailport. Cleo attended grade schools in Tacoma and graduated from Stadium High […]

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

Stanley M. Parker, age 81, a lifelong Skagit Valley resident, passed away on Thursday August 5, 2010. Stan was born on March 7, 1929, in Marblemount, Washington to Matt and Elma (Davis) Parker and he attended schools in Marblemount, Concrete, and Clear Lake. He was raised in the Upper Skagit Valley, hunting and creek and […]

Friday, July 30th, 2010

Lawrence Raymond Moberley, age 72, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on Friday, July 30, 2010 at home.  Larry was born in Nimshew Butte, California to Douglas and Rachel (Whitney) Moberley on April 26, 1938, and was raised all over Washington State. Larry married Argie Lee Curtis on April 8, 1967, in Barlow, Kentucky.  He […]

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

Sue Ann McSpadden, age 63,  passed away Thursday, July 29, 2010 at the United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley, Washington. She was born May 30, 1947 in Lapeer, Michigan to John and Edith (Peterson) Mulholland.  Sue grew up in Sedro-Woolley and graduated from Sedro-Woolley High School with the class of  1965.  She was married to Bruce […]