Obituaries

VIRGINIA “GINNA” SEESE

Virginia “Ginna” Seese, 93, died peacefully on April 18, 2017. Born in Great Falls, Montana on March 14, 1924, she moved to Seattle at the… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2017

MILTON PETER CLAMPITT

Milton Peter Clampitt died on April 9, 2017 with his wife, JoAnne, by his side. Milt was born April 16, 1935 on the family farm… Continue reading

  • Apr 14, 2017

KRISTINA BOSWORTH ROBBS

Memorial Service: April 22, 2017, 2:00 pm, Mercer Island Presbyterian Church, 3605 84th Ave. SE, MI. Kristina Bosworth Robbs died March 11, 2017 after battling… Continue reading

  • Apr 13, 2017

ROBERT FREDERICK LUSSIER

Robert F. Lussier, local historian, avid gardener/outdoorsman and loving father, died April 9, 2017 at St. Monica Church on Palm Sunday on Mercer Island. Bob… Continue reading

  • Apr 13, 2017

LORRAINE V. HANSEN

Lorraine V. Hansen, longtime resident of Mercer Island, died peacefully at home on Sunday April 2, 2017. She had recently celebrated her 97th birthday. Lorraine… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2017

HARRY DRUMHELLER LEAVITT

Harry Leavitt, of Seattle, WA, was born May 22, 1947 and died March 29, 2017. Environmentalist, teacher, activist, father, grandfather. Many reasons why “everyone loves… Continue reading

  • Apr 7, 2017

HARRIET W. WOLFE

Harriet W. Wolfe was born December 12, 1927 in Devils Lake, ND and died March 17, 2017 at Mercer Island, WA. She is survived by… Continue reading

  • Mar 30, 2017

ELAINE COCHRAN

Sometime in the late 1960’s, a group of young Mercer Island teenage boys were lounging together on their bicycles near Island Crest Park, at loose… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2017

ROSS LEHMAN

October 2, 1939 - March 13, 2017 Ross was born in Olympia, WA to Dr. and Mrs. Sanford Lehman. He attended Roosevelt High School, Central… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2017

EDWIN GARETH HEIDE

Edwin Gareth Heide of Mercer Island died March 15, 2017 at the age of 95 after a brief illness. Ed was born April 13, 1921… Continue reading

  • Mar 24, 2017

JOAN MEMRIE (GOSS) LOGAN

Joan “Jody” Memrie (Goss) Logan, age 92, died on February 24, 2017 at Seaside Providence Hospital in Seaside, Oregon from complications due to a stroke,… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2017

RUTH MARIE GREEN

Ruth Marie Green passed away peacefully in Bothell, WA on January 18, 2017 at the age of 95. She was born in Arkansas City, Kansas… Continue reading

  • Mar 16, 2017

MURIEL ELAINE OLIVER WINTERSCHEID

Muriel Elaine Oliver Winterscheid passed away on February 15, 2017. A long-time resident of Mercer Island, she is survived by her husband of 68 years,… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2017

DAVID G. BLATTNER

October 29, 1922 - March 2, 2017 David G. Blattner, age 94, departed this world surrounded by his family following a brief hospice in Marie… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2017

BARRIE DILLON RIDAY

Barrie Dillon Riday, a 58-year resident of Mercer Island, Washington and 99-year summer resident of Glen Arbor, Michigan, died peacefully March 2, following a stroke.… Continue reading

  • Mar 9, 2017

MADELINE “MADDY” SANBORN

Madeline “Maddy” Marie Sanborn, age 30, of Mercer Island, passed away suddenly on February 15, 2017. She was the beloved daughter of Patrick Sanborn and… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2017

PAIGE PHYLLIS KING

12/29/1962 - 2/8/2017 Paige passed away February 8, 2017 of heart failure. She was born at Stanford University Hospital, Palo Alto, CA. Although from a… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2017

DR. MARTIN D. HAYKIN

Dr. Martin D. Haykin died peacefully on February 14, 2017 in Seattle, WA at the age of 88. Dr. Martin Haykin is survived by his… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2017

ALAN PETER LACY

Alan Peter Lacy, born May 16, 1948 to Norman P. Lacy and Anne H. Lacy of Seattle, WA and died January 26, 2017. Alan was… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2017

GERTRUDE M. HOLLIS

August 10, 1914 - December 1, 2016 Gertrude Hollis, Professional artist and longtime resident of Mercer Island, WA passed away on December 1, 2016 at… Continue reading

  • Feb 8, 2017