Obituaries

JULIANA LOUISE WELLMAN

Juliana Louise Wellman was born October 23, 1938. She went to be with the Lord surrounded by her family April 28, 2017. Born to Rudolph… Continue reading

  • May 12, 2017

JEAN ELIZABETH (FISHER) McTAVISH

Jean McTavish died April 24, 2017 of complications from a stroke. Jean was born in Seattle in 1922, the second daughter of Orin Wallace (OW)… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2017

VINCENT MOORE

Vincent Moore passed away peacefully on April 28, 2017 surrounded by his family. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. He was… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2017

ARNE LEO CARSON

1929 - 2017 Arne L. Carson died peacefully on April 17, 2017 at Marianwood Nursing Care in Issaquah after extended illnesses. He was 87 years… Continue reading

  • May 2, 2017

JOHN JUNAID BARLAS

John was born in Pakistan and immigrated to the US in 1957 to study mechanical engineering at Purdue. He went on to earn master’s degrees… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2017

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