Obituaries

LOUISE ANN VESEY

“Delightful”, “Sweet”, “Warm”, “Welcoming”, “Fun”, “Positive” “Caring”, “Bubbly”, “A True Lady”, “Gracious”, “Faith”, “Friend to All”. These are the words that quickly come forth whenever… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

ROBERT E. “BOB” BAYLEY

Robert E. “Bob” Bayley, 91, formerly of Mercer Island, Washington, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on November 6, 2017. Born the son of… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

FRANCES LAM

Frances Lam of Mercer Island, Washington passed away on September 28, 2017. She grew up in Seattle. After graduating from the University of Washington in… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017

MATTHEW MOWRER LANE

Matthew Mowrer Lane was ushered into this world by the Blue Angels as they rattled the windows at Swedish Hospital on July 30, 1991. He… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017

DELORIS JUNE SPARLING

Deloris June Sparling passed away peacefully on October 14, 2017. She was born on November 25, 1925, in Sterling, Colorado to Hollis Wilson and Margaret… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

RONALD NORMAN GLATZ

Every day is a gift. Every day another prayer answered became the mantra for our wonderful, husband, dad, son, brother, uncle and friend, Ronald Norman… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

RHODA D. JENSEN

Rhoda D. Jensen, age 79, devoted wife, mother and loving grandmother passed away on September 7, 2017. Rhoda leaves behind a strong legacy of love,… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

HUGO EDMUND OSWALD, JR.

Hugo Edmund Oswald, Jr. died peacefully in his sleep at his unit in the Aljoya retirement community on Mercer Island on September 17th, two months… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

MARIAN MARGUERITE MANZARI

Marian Marguerite Manzari passed away at her Mercer Island home surrounded by family on October 2, 2017, at the age of 98. Marian was born… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

WILLIAM POOL MARKS

William Pool Marks died at his home in Port Angeles, WA at age 80 on September 12, 2017 with his wife, Jane, daughter Katie, and… Continue reading

  • Sep 28, 2017

MARGARET ADELE (STRIKER) SPARROW

Margaret Adele (Striker) Sparrow, 95, widow of Glen Thomas Sparrow, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. She was born February… Continue reading

  • Sep 22, 2017

PAULINE HELEN WESTPHAL WINDER

Pauline Helen Westphal Winder passed away August 25, 2017. She was 91. She was a 60-year resident of Mercer Island. Pauline did more in her… Continue reading

  • Sep 22, 2017

ELAINE C. OFFLEY

Elaine Offley was having the time of her life exploring an untamed wilderness she had grown to love, when she suddenly passed away on August… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2017

ROBERT QUIST OLSEN

We lost someone who loved “doing”. Be it tennis, squash, gardening, sailing, swimming, biking, hiking—Bob Olsen always wanted to be doing something. Bob was born… Continue reading

  • Sep 12, 2017

KATHLEEN BARNETT

Kathleen Antoinette Barnett, a long time Mercer Island resident, passed away peacefully on August 5, 2017 at age 92. She was born in Flaxville, MT… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2017

JAMES DENNIS FEELY

James Dennis Feely, 84, of Port Orchard, WA, passed away on Saturday, June 3, 2017, at Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton, WA, following a brief… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2017

HARLOWE DEFOREST (CORK) HARDINGE

Harlowe DeForest (Cork) Hardinge passed away at his home on Mercer Island, WA Wednesday August 23, 2017 at the age of 87. He was preceded… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2017

GLADYS (MILKIE) FAILING

Gladys (Milkie) Failing recently passed away peacefully with her daughter and son-in-law by her side. She grew up in Seattle where she had 2 older… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2017

GAIL MOLLISON WADE

September 16, 1940 – August 9, 2017 Gail Mollison Wade passed away August 9, 2017 in Klamath Falls, Oregon after a brief battle with cancer.… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2017

HAROLD “KIT” CARSON

A man of faith, Kit joins his heavenly Father and the loved ones who preceded him, including daughters Peggy Mayer Durfee and Sallie Verduin Gustafson.… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2017