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Nancy Hanrahan

April 2, 2019

Nancy N. Hanrahan passed away at the age of 87, on April 2, 2019. She was born January 11, 1932 to Winifred and Donald Hanrahan, in Monsanto WA.  Nancy graduated from Weatherwax High School in Aberdeen WA. After attending the University of Washingto

Richard Osmanson

April 1, 2019

Service will be at Central Lutheran  409 N Tacoma Ave, Tacoma, WA 98403 on Saturday the 27th at 2 pm

Michael L Vancil

March 31, 2019

Mike Vancil, 50, lost his battle with stage 4 cancer on March 31, 2019; but it was not without a hard fight. He fought cancer with grace dignity and a bit of dark humor.  He was surrounded by his beloved family; his wife of 25 years Windy Vancil, tw

Clara Gilliland

March 24, 2019

On Sunday, March 24 2019, Clara Joy Gilliland, loving wife of Jim Gilliland and mother of Brian, David and Eric Gilliland passed away at the age of 84. Clara Joy Skjersaa was born Nov 7 1934 in Bend, Oregon to her parents Nils and Edna Skjersaa.

Mayme Ruth Wilson

March 13, 2019

Mayme Ruth Wilson, 79, of Rochester, passed away in her home with loved ones by her side on Wednesday march 13, 2019. She was born August 10, 1939 to Curtis F. Williams and Laurella E. Brown in Kansas and moved to Centralia, WA three months later. In

Connie Jeane Manson

March 8, 2019

Connie’s Obituary Connie Jeane Manson was born March 28, 1950 and passed away after a long illness on March 8, 2019. She lived her life exactly how she wanted. Her passions were her career, her family and friends, travel, politics (CNN and MSNBC

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Perlita Zapanta Rafael

March 3, 2019

Perlita “Pearly” Rafael passed away surrounded by family in her home in Lacey Washington the morning of Sunday, March 3, 2019, at 61 years-old. She returned to the Lord after a two-year struggle with cancer. She was born in Cavite City, Philippin

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Gerardo Rendon Angeles

March 3, 2019

Gerardo R. Angeles, age 76, passed away on Sunday, March 3rd, 2019 at Madigan Army Hospital, Joint Base Lewis McChord.  He was born in San Quintin, Pagasinan, Philippines to Juan Angeles and Romana Rendon and was an only child.  He enlisted in the

Sally M Flynn

March 2, 2019

Sally Marie Flynn(nee' Bertram) Sally died suddenly Saturday the 2nd Of March, 2019 after a short illness. She was born in Bremerton, Washington on the 1st of August, 1944 to Marie (Drobnack) and Thomas Simmons Bertram. Her parents predeceased her.

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Roberto B Abian Jr.

February 19, 2019

There will be a viewing at Woodlawn Funeral Home on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 2:00 pm. The service will be at Sacred Heart on the following Monday, March 11, 2019 at 9:00 am. The burial will commence on March 13, 2019 at 1:00 pm.

Elden (Sonny) Brown Jr.

February 18, 2019

Elden Brown Jr.  (Sonny) longtime resident of East Olympia, WA, with his daughter Brenda by his side joined our Loving Lord on February 18, 2019 at Providence Centralia Hospital, after a beautiful prayer was said  by Chaplain John Capen. He was bor

Barbara Jean Kingsley

February 16, 2019

Barbara Kingsley was born on August 30, 1921 in Covina, California, the last child of 8 children of Elisa and Samuel G. Crabtree. Her life ended 97 years later on February 16, 2019 in Olympia, Washington. She enjoyed growing up in the state of Cal

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Richard Gene Korver

February 14, 2019

Richard Gene Korver “Dick”, age 84, of Lacey, WA died Thursday, Feb 14, 2019, at home from a recently diagnosed illness.  Formerly of Wenatchee, Gig Harbor & Sumner, Dick was born Aug 12, 1934 at Fort Lewis, the son of James and Gladys Ander

Therese Marie Hebert

February 7, 2019

We’ve just lost our wife, mother, best friend, and companion, Therese Marie Hebert. Born in Philadelphia Pa. Feb 7, 1928,daughter of Marie and Walter Taylor. She was first married to a young navy airman, Jim Wolery, who flew as a rear gunner and

Lynn Sutch Tichenor

February 7, 2019

Lynn Sutch Tichenor went to be with our Lord on Thursday February 7, 2019. She passed away peacefully in her sleep at 530AM. Lynn battled cancer for 17 months following brain surgery to remove a malignant tumor. Lynn was born in Norristown, PA on Ja

Rita Frances Arceneaux

February 7, 2019

Rita Frances Arceneaux died peacefully February 7, 2019 at the age of 97. She was born July 23, 1921 to William J. Davis and Edna Rose Haffner Davis in New Orleans, LA. In 1943 she married Major (retired), Eddie J.Arceneaux Jr. Together they trave

Esther Parle

February 6, 2019

Esther was born in Alsen, ND on 9-1-1921 to Sam and Clara Olson.  She was the 3rd of 12 Children.  She moved to Washington at the age of 19.  She was briefly employed by Sears, then went on to business college. She married Wendell Parks in 1942

Jon R Colt

February 5, 2019

Jon R Colt      Jon Colt, 65, born July 27th, 1953 in Corpus Christie, TX, passed at home in Olympia, WA on February 5, 2019.  Jon loved the outdoors, adventures, running, taking photos and all the various crafts and art projects he was always

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Robert Lee McCammant

February 2, 2019

Viewing on Thursday, 2/7/2019 at 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Woodlawn Funeral Home.  Eulogy at 6:30 pm. Graveside service Friday, 2/8/2019 at 2:00 pm at Yelm Cemetery. Gathering at the Cattleman's Restaurant (1506 W Yelm Ave) following Graveside. Bob d

Eva M Marshall

February 2, 2019

Eva Marie (Haroldson) Marshall passed away at the age of 87  in lacey, WA February 2, 2019.  She was born in Seattle, WA on July 24, 1931.  Eva was preceded in death by her husband Frank Marshall, her daughter Debbie Griffin And her brother Hank

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William Floyd Kern Jr.

February 2, 2019

WILLIAM F. KERN, JR William F. Kern Jr. passed away on February 2, 2019. He was born on October 21, 1946, to William F. Kern Sr. and Madonna Ruth McCleary in Billings, Montana.  The family moved to Olympia, Washington in 1949. Bill attended St. Mi

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Russell Martin Braun

January 26, 2019

Russell Martin Braun died in his sleep on Saturday January 26th. Russ was born in Fowler, CA on Jan 1933 to Oscar Martin and Florence Bell Braun.  He graduated from Fresno State College in 1955.  Russ was proud of his service in the Army, where he

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Robert E Johnson

January 17, 2019

On January 17th, 2019, Robert E. Johnson, Loving husband of Shirley A. Johnson, lost his long battle with Parkinson’s. Bob, or “Umpa”, as he was known by his grandchildren, is survived by his wife of 40 years, Shirley, and his two daughters,

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Leland (Lee) Charles Lovrien

January 9, 2019

Leland (Lee) Lovrien Leland (Lee) Lovrien, 96 passed away January 9, 2019 in Olympia, WA. Lee was born September 13, 1922 in Eagle Grove Iowa to Charles and Mary Lovrien. Lee enlisted in the Army at age 18 and retired as a Major after 20 years of ser

Patsy Lou Purvis

January 5, 2019

Patsy Lou Purvis died a little before 9 am on Jan. 5, 2019 at Manor Care in Lacey WA. Mrs. Purvis was born Dec. 5, 1929 in Seattle WA. She was 89 years old. she was  member of the Yelm community since the early 50's. Mrs. Purvis Loved horse back rid