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Robert Welcome

On December 18, 2017, Robert R. Welcome went to be with the Lord. Born in Bellingham, WA,  February 7, 1931, he soon moved to Seattle where he spent his childhood. Bob graduated from Lincoln High School in 1949 and went to work for his father in the land development business.  He then joined the Air Force […]

Paul John Putnam SR

Paul J. PUTNAM Paul John Putnam took the flight of his life when he entered his heavenly home on December 18, 2017 surrounded by family after a long battle with Parkinson’s and Macular degeneration. He was born November 7, 1932 to ​W. R. “Gordon” & Agnes B. (Goetz) Putnam in a trapper’s cabin outside Homer, […]

H. E. Betty Maser

Betty Maser, was born in Niles, Michigan on October 28, 1922 to Lester and Fern Flick. She passed away peacefully on the morning of November 11, 2017 at Nordic Woods Adult Family Home. Betty’s family traveled over the next few years from Indiana, to Scobey and then Kalispell, Montana. It was there where she accepted […]

Joyce Birkeland

Joyce Loraine Birkeland departed this world to spend eternity with her Lord and Savior on Monday, October 16. She was ninety-five years old. Joyce was born in Thurston, Nebraska on October 13, 1922 to Willis and Esther Smith. As a young girl, she moved with her family to Sioux Falls, Iowa, when her father accepted […]

Gloria Snook

Gloria Diann (Williams) Snook, born January 14, 1938, went to be with the Lord on September 13, 2017. She was 79 years old. She was preceded in death by daughter Lisa Snook and husband Theodore Snook. She is survived by daughters Denice (Michael) Spears and Jody (Rex) Moratti-Moore, and sons Theodore Snook, Jr., and John […]

Jan Dell Nyquist

Our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, Jan Dell Dickey Nyquist, was born on February 27, 1934, the only child of D. M. and Katherine Terry Dickey in Sherman, TX and died surrounded by her family on August 30, 2017 from complications of stroke. After high school in Pampa, TX, Jan began a life of […]

Donald Nyquist

Donald Irving Nyquist March 1, 1934— August 21, 2017 Beloved husband, father, and grandfather died of complications of Parkinson’s Disease.  Born on the high plains in Great Falls, Montana on March 1, 1934, Don was always a country boy at heart. The eldest of three sons born to Edna and Irv Nyquist, he spent summers […]

Ruth Foster

Ruth Foster, 87, passed away July 13, 2017 in Kirkland, WA. She was born April 15, 1930 in Butte, MT to Thure and Anna (Linden) Johnson. While married to her husband of 56 years, Clarence Foster, the couple lived in Butte, Billings, Helena, Denver CO. and Missoula. She will be remembered for her steadfast Christian […]

Gladys Pyke

Gladys PYKE (Davey) 85, passed peacefully in her sleep on Sat., June 17, 2017 in Woodinville, WA.  She was born Sep. 23, 1931 in Dundas, Ontario, to Wilfred and Gladys Davey.  After completing high school and attending teacher’s college, she taught kindergarten and 1st Grade for three years before marrying her high school sweetheart, Ronald […]

Paul Aardsma

Paul William Aardsma, 91, peacefully entered the presence of his Lord April 29, 2017 at his home in Everett, Washington with family members present.  He was born Dec. 28, 1925 in Grand Rapids, Michigan to Allen & Clara Aardsma. Paul and Doris were married on August 16, 1952. He earned his Masters in Sociology from […]