Obituaries

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

MARIA UCZEKAJ

Born on June 7th 1934 in Budapest, Hungary Died Saturday August 12th 2017 She will be deeply missed by all who knew her. In honor… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2017

RICHARD “DICK” LEROY MARTIN

Richard “Dick” LeRoy Martin, 88, long time resident of Mercer Island, Washington passed away on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at Covenant Shores Retirement Community. Dick… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2017

JEAN STANBERRY SMITH

July 28, 1935 - June 30, 2017 Jean Stanberry Smith, 81, died June 30, 2017 in Bellevue, Washington. Jean was born July 28, 1935 in… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2017

DAVID DZEVAD KURTOVICH

David passed away early in his 100th year on earth, the evening of Sunday, May 28, 2017. David was born in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia (now Bosnia… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2017

WILLIAM VERNON JOHNSTON

The family of Bill Johnston invite you to a Memorial service and a Celebration of his life. Mercer Island United Methodist Church 7070 SE 24th… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2017

INGRID SHERLEY WETHERELL

Ingrid Sherley Wetherell, age 68, passed away July 16, 2017 in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was born December 14, 1948 in Linz, Austria. Sherley… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2017

GERRY FLETCHER

Loving mother Gerry Fletcher was born December 16, 1920, the daughter of Frederick and Vesta Mielkey. Gerry graduated from Fife High School in 1939. She… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2017

KEITH V. CLARKE

Keith V. Clarke was born on May 23, 1936 in Seattle, WA and passed away in his home on June 30, 2017, he was 81… Continue reading

  • Aug 4, 2017

MARY LYNN BELL

Mary Lynn Bell: age 60 died suddenly and unexpectedly on July 20, 2017. Mary is survived by her Mother; Kay Bell Besteman, Sisters; Janet Bell… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2017

DOROTHY HALL

Dorothy passed away on July 12, 2017. Born in California in 1931, she grew up in Redwood City and attended Lincoln Grammar School, McKinley Middle… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2017