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


Monday, January 20th, 2020

Mildred Nadine Asbury (Nadine), age 95, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, WA since 2018, passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020. Nadine was born July 26, 1924 in DeNova, CO, to Jesse H. and Ida C. (Perry) DeWeese. Her parents farmed and raised cattle in DeNova until 1936 when they packed up the family and moved to […]

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

Tempra Dawn Jones, 44, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away at her home surrounded by her loving family and friends on January 10, 2020. Tempra was born on July 6, 1975 in El Monte, CA, one of three daughters of John & Thea (Scobba) Heslop.  She was raised and attained her education Southern California.  She […]

Friday, January 17th, 2020

Janice Leath Gibson, 73, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away at her home on Friday, December 27, 2019. She was born on January 23, 1946 in New Rockford, North Dakota, the daughter of Norman and Cora (Hastings) Graham.  She made her home in North Dakota until moving to Washington State in 1963, and making the […]

Friday, January 17th, 2020

Valeria M. “Val” Craig     Val Craig, age 97, passed away on January 16, 2020 at her home in Bay View, WA. She was born on June 1, 1922 in Bellingham, WA the daughter of Bernhart and Alice (Jenkins) Klein.  Val and her twin brother were the youngest of eight children, all born and raised […]

Friday, January 17th, 2020

Timothy Lee Fisher, 53, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by loved ones on Monday, January 13, 2020. He was born on March 7, 1966 in Anaheim, California. Tim spent most of his life in Southern California and Las Vegas where he spent most of his time being a creative […]

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

James Elmer Burdick, 76, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away at his home on January 8, 2020. Jim was born on October 2, 1943 in , WA, the son of Elmer & Virginia (Dyler) Burdick.  He was raised and attended school in Snohomish, graduating from Snohomish High School in 1961. Jim was an Eagle Scout […]

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

Beverly L. Tyree, 93, a lifelong resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away January 13, 2020.  She was born June 4, 1926 in Sedro-Woolley to Nicholas and Mattie (Ashe) Klaus. Bev and Ernie Tyree were married August 17, 1946 in Sedro-Woolley.  God was the focus of Bev’s life; she was involved in a Bible Study Group at […]

Monday, January 13th, 2020

Barbara Jeanne Wilson, 78 of Sedro-Woolley, passed away with her family by her side on Thursday, January 9, 2020.  Barb was born on May 12, 1941 in Tacoma, Washington to Clayton and Marie Couch. Barb graduated from Burlington High School, and lived in Sedro-Woolley most of her adult life.  Barb lived a full and vibrant […]

Thursday, January 9th, 2020

Janet Ann Curtis, 74, of Marysville, passed away on Thursday, January 09, 2020. Jan was born on September 23, 1945 to Chris and Violet Hatcher in Everett, Washington. She was married to Clarke “Bud” Curtis for 25 years. Jan graduated from Everett High School in 1963, with a letter in tennis. She then moved on […]

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020

LaDean Smith Goodwillie, 93, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away on January 5, 2020 at United General Hospital in Sedro-Woolley. LaDean was born on August 26, 1926 in Van Horn, WA, the daughter of Irvin & Arta (Emmerton) Jensen.  She was raised and attended school in Concrete, graduating from Concrete High School with the class […]

Monday, January 6th, 2020

Roxanne Ruth “Rocky” Johnson, age 46, a lifelong resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away January 6, 2020, in St. Maries, Idaho.  She was born June 16, 1973 to Thomas “Big Tom” and Karen (Whited) Wallace in Sedro-Woolley. She attended many schools in Sedro-Woolley and graduated from SWHS, she was always the person to stand up for […]

Friday, January 3rd, 2020

Betty Jean (Syverson) Monteith, age 61, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by family and friends on December 27, 2019 after a long, courageous and hard fought battle with cancer. Our spoiler of children, our wonderful and unmatched baker of pies, our biggest fan, our shoulder to cry on is finally at peace and […]

Thursday, January 2nd, 2020

Lois Edith Backstrom, 90, a lifelong resident of Sedro-Woolley, Washington passed away at her home on Thursday December 12, 2019, the home in which she was born. She was born on April 6, 1929 to John and Mary (Petersen) Anderson.  She was raised and attended schools in Sedro-Woolley, graduating from Sedro-Woolley High School with the […]

Thursday, December 26th, 2019

James “Jim” Alvin Williams, age 72, passed away Monday, December 16, 2019.  He was born February 9, 1947 in Escalon, California to James Andrew Williams and Opal Elaine Thompson. He served in the US Navy from February, 1964 to January, 1968, stationed at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station, Oak Harbor, Washington, and on the USS […]

Friday, December 20th, 2019

Bllie Jean Shuler, 74 years old and a lifelong resident of Sedro-Woolley, Washington passed away on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 in Bellingham, Washington. Billie was born on December 31, 1944 in Anacortes, Washington and was raised by her step-father John Sidney Evans and mother, Ima-Jean Evans of Burlington Washington.  She was preceded in death by […]

Wednesday, December 18th, 2019

Larry Elden Lintz, 78, a lifelong Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on December 14, 2019. Larry was born in Bellingham, Washington on March 6, 1941 to Harry and Gertrude Lintz.  When he was three, Harry passed away in a logging accident.  Gertrude later married Bruce Rothenbuhler, who raised Larry as […]

Monday, December 9th, 2019

Colleen Lucille Harker, 69, a lifelong Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away at home on Monday, December 9, 2019. Colleen was born on February 17, 1950 in Sedro-Woolley, the daughter of James & Grace (Knuth) Draper.  She was raised and attended school in Sedro-Woolley, graduating from Sedro-Woolley High School with the class of 1968. For many years […]

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Jeannie Carlson Clay died peacefully at her home in Sedro-Woolley, Washington on December 5, 2019. Jeannie was born May 5, 1933 in Edmonds, Washington.  She was much loved by her family and friends. If you were to ask Jeannie what her greatest accomplishment in life would be, she would say her children.  Jeannie loved to […]

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

Charles Harvey Brumbaugh, Sr., age 91, passed away Friday, November 29, 2019 at home in Mount Vernon.  He was born August 2, 1928 in Birmingham, Alabama to W. C. and Nora (Hayes) Brumbaugh. Charles served in the United States Marine Corp. and the Navy, he enlisted at the age of 15, was a very proud […]

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

Lenora Bagley, 100, a longtime resident of Sedro Woolley passed away Tuesday, November 26th, 2019, surrounded by loved ones.  She will be missed for her witty humor, giving heart, inspirational stories, thoughtful and interesting conversation often inspired by her adventure filled photo albums. She was born May 5th, 1919 in Laverne, Oklahoma.  At the age […]

Saturday, November 30th, 2019

Lewis L. Armey, 81, a resident of Burlington, passed away at his home on Saturday, November 23, 2019 surrounded by family and friends. Lewis was born on December 18, 1937 in Cando, North Dakota, the son of William Lewis & Ester (Jay) Armey.  In 1949 the family moved to Sedro-Woolley where he was raised and […]

Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

God’s Angel, Ethelyne Mae Hill, 94, of Fresno, CA. passed away November 19, 2019 in Carson City, Nevada. Ethelyne was born and raised in the Arlington, WA area, to parents, Jesse and Evelyn Wardell on May 4, 1925. Ethelyne’s surviving family members are her sons, Jesse Hill and wife Anna, and Joseph Hill and wife […]

Friday, November 22nd, 2019

George Fielden Miller 12/27/25 – 11/21/19 Three weeks ago, our family gathered around you thinking you were leaving us, but then you surprised us by getting out of bed, sitting by the fire with mom and eating an ice cream cone. You blessed us with three more special weeks and then left us quietly in […]

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Wallace Lynn ‘Swede’ Parker, 91, a resident of Mount Vernon, passed away on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Skagit Valley Hospital. Swede was born on December 1, 1927 in Laverne, Oklahoma, one of eleven children of Charles & Mina (Blue) Parker.  The family moved to Skagit County in the early 1930’s. In his mid-teens Swede […]

Monday, November 18th, 2019

Patrick John Ward, 79, a lifelong Sedro-Woolley resident, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on November 14, 2019. Pat was born on October 5, 1940 in Sedro-Woolley, the son of John & Lois (Enberg) Ward.  He was raised and attended school there, graduating from Sedro-Woolley High School with the class of 1958. […]