Obituaries

MILLIE LANE

Millie Lane, a longtime resident of Mercer Island, passed away May 26, 2017 at Zilber Family Hospice in Wauwatosa, WI. She was 88. She was… Continue reading

  • Jun 1, 2017

CHARLES KAMINSKI

Charles Kaminski Charles A. Kaminski, CFA, a 25-year resident of Mercer Island, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, April 22, 2017 of complications resulting from a… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2017

ROBERT E. CARLSON

Robert E. Carlson, 93 years of age, passed away on May 8, 2017 at Quail Park Retirement Community in Lynnwood, WA with his loving wife… Continue reading

  • May 26, 2017

MELINDA G. HANNIGAN

Melinda G. Hannigan died of cancer on July 1, 2016 at her home in Twisp, Washington surrounded by her loving family. Her passing was peaceful.… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2017

BETTY JANE SMITH

Betty Jane Smith was born on February 4, 1921 in Muskegon, Michigan. After a life well lived, she passed away peacefully May 6, 2017 at… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2017

SHIRLEY ANN (SHERMAN) RANGE

Shirley Ann Range (Sherman) of Mercer Island passed away surrounded by family on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Born July 24, 1936 in Seattle, Washington, she… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2017

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