Obituaries

Betty Jean Johnson

May 28, 2022

Betty Jean Johnson Oct. 6, 1922 to May 28, 2022   Betty Jean Johnson, 99, of Silverdale passed away on Saturday May 28 at Fieldstone Memory Care. She had recently been sick with Covid. Born in Seattle to Arch Hill and Edith Hill, she

Edward Joseph Christiansen

May 26, 2022

Edward Joseph Christiansen was born April 22, 1938 in Valparaiso, IN and passed away peacefully May 26, 2022 in Tacoma, WA. Raised in Aurora, Ed then moved his family west in 1974. After spending 4 years in Beaverton, OR, the family settled in Bellev

Joseph David Miller

May 25, 2022

Joe Miller was born on March 12,1958 in Tacoma, Washington to JD and Anna Miller, and passed away May 25,2022. He graduated from Stadium High School in 1976. Joe was the seventh child of nine and led an adventurous child hood. He engaged in a wide

Annemarie Luise Bender

May 23, 2022

Annemarie Bender Annemarie Bender, age 87, also known as Mom and Granny, passed away peacefully on May 23, 2022. She was born and raised in Schleiz, Germany. In 1956, when our father was stationed in Berlin, they were married. During the next year

Mollie Ann Trautman

May 22, 2022

Mollie Ann Trautman, born to Leonard and Eva McVary on January 25, 1941. She passed of natural causes in her sleep on May 22, 2022 at home. Mollie is survived by 4 of her 6 children; Sherry Gariepy, Deanna LaBute, William Gilbert and Leonard Gilbert.

Marilyn Colkitt

May 22, 2022

Marilyn Colkitt, better known as Mom, to her 8 children and the bevy of additional children that moved throughout the house over the years. Marilyn was born on March 25th, 1929, and passed away Sunday, May 22nd, 2022 after a life well lived. She play

Helga Calbert

May 21, 2022

Helga Calbert departed this earthly life on Saturday May 21, 2022 at approximately 2pm at the age of 78 years old. Helga affectionately known by her Grandchildrens as (Oma) was born in Berlin Germany. Helga leaves behind a loving husband Terry W. Ca

Donald "Don" Dale Thorsen

May 15, 2022

Donald (Don) Dale Thorsen, 70, passed away on May 15, 2022 following a 6 month battle with cancer. Don was born on August 2, 1951 in Bremerton, Washington to the late Dale and Lucille (Lucht) Thorsen. Don married Heidi (Auernhamer) Thorsen of Franken

Gale Joseph Shamblin

May 15, 2022

Gale Joseph Shamblin age 81, was born in Monmouth, Illinois January 28th 1941, where he attended Kirkwood Township High School.  He married Marry Betty Jean Hanley and is survived by his three children Patricia, William and Shelly.  In 1969 Gale jo

Sally Ellen Goldader

May 9, 2022

Sally Ellen Goldader (also lovingly known as Mom, Sass, Gam, Newknee and Mrs. G) sadly passed away surrounded by her loving family on May 9th, 2022. Born to Roy and Stella Greig on August 22nd, 1933 in Bismarck, North Dakota.  She was the 3rd of el