Obituaries

MARTIN MANFRED BANTLE

Martin Manfred Bantle, 56, of Mercer Island, Washington, passed away from an unexpected heart attack April 21st, 2019. He was a beloved husband, father, son,… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2019

 

MARGUERITE VAN ZANDT KOVACS

Marguerite Van Zandt Kovacs, born in Tampa, FL on Oct 17th, 1926, passed away with family by her side on April 14, 2019. She was… Continue reading

  • May 14, 2019

 

MYRA LEE LUPTON

May 28, 1928 - March 31, 2019 A long time resident of Mercer Island, Myra passed away on March 31st at the age of 90.… Continue reading

  • May 6, 2019

 

ROCCO PACECCA

Rocco Pacecca, 86, of Mercer Island, Washington, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather.… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2019

MARCIA JOHNSON

Longtime Mercer Island resident Marcia Johnson died April 21, 2019. Born 1932 to Marshall and Helen (Beer) Chandler, she grew up on what was known… Continue reading

  • Apr 30, 2019

JOSEPH GELZER

December 12, 1930 ~ April 14, 2019 Joe’s early years were spent in the sunny hills of San Diego ~ yet he came to love… Continue reading

  • Apr 30, 2019

WILLIAM P. (BILL) DORSEY

A memorial service for William P. (Bill) Dorsey, 91, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 5, Evergreen Covenant Church, Mercer Island. Bill passed away… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2019

MARILYN ALCINA MINAS

Marilyn Alcina Minas of Mercer Island, Washington passed away on March 11, 2019 at 89 years of age. She was born on January 27, 1930… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2019

ELIZABETH “BETSY” RUSSELL

Elizabeth “Betsy” Russell passed away peacefully on March 23rd. She is survived by her husband Dick Russell, her three sons, three step-daughters and 11 grandchildren.… Continue reading

  • Apr 9, 2019

DONALD R. FAGERHOLM

Donald R. Fagerholm, 95, of Lopez Island, WA passed away on March 25, 2019 at Virginia Mason Hospital in Seattle. He was born on January… Continue reading

  • Apr 1, 2019

JAMES THOMAS CLARKSON

James Thomas Clarkson, a resident of Mercer Island for the last 47 years, passed peacefully on March 5th, 2019 in the arms of his family.… Continue reading

  • Mar 11, 2019

ROBERT (BOB) TULLY BRAGG

Robert Tully Bragg (Bob) passed away at his home February 25, 2019, surrounded by his family. Born in Portland, Oregon, he was the son of… Continue reading

  • Mar 8, 2019

CECILIA M. MACLAREN MALCOM DONALD MACLAREN

Long-time Mercer Island residents Cecilia M. MacLaren and Malcom Donald “Don” MacLaren both died in 2018. Cecilia passed October 20; Don passed December 16, 2018.… Continue reading

  • Mar 7, 2019

LOWELL H. ERICSSON

(1928-2019) Lowell Ericsson died peacefully on February 16, 2019. Lowell worked for over five decades as a protein biochemist, initially at Boeing in the Space… Continue reading

  • Feb 25, 2019

OWEN HALL

Owen passed away on January 30, 2019. Born in Oregon in 1930, the majority of Owen’s youth was spent moving throughout the United States as… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2019

SHIRLEY WARD

Sadly, Shirley Ward, departed this world on Monday, January 25, 2019. Shirley was a very strong, independent woman. She pursued her degree at the University… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2019

MICHAEL ROSS MARIANO

August 9, 1947 - February 8, 2019 Michael Ross Mariano, age 71, of Mercer Island, died peacefully on February 8, 2019 surrounded by his family.… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2019

HORACE RAND GINN

December 4, 1942 - January 27, 2019 Surrounded by his family, Rand died in Bellevue, WA on January 27, 2019 at the age of 76… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2019

STEVEN R. PICTON

September 28, 1965 – February 1, 2019 Mercer Island resident and California native Steven R. Picton passed away Friday, February 1st surrounded by family and… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2019

GERALD (JERRY) GRIBBLE

Life long Seattle resident Gerald (Jerry) Gribble died on February 3, 2019 at the age of 87. He was preceded in death by his wife… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2019