Obituaries

KINGSLEY GEORGE PARKER

King Parker was born May 8, 1939 to Lucille and Donald Parker in Portland, OR. King was a focused and determined man from a young… Continue reading

  • May 16, 2017

JEROME (JERRY) BALKEN

Jerome, (Jerry), 85, passed away on Wednesday April 26, 2017 after a long illness. He was born the 12th of 14 children to Julius and… Continue reading

  • May 12, 2017

PHYLLIS ANN VIRGINIA MATTA COENENBERG

Born: December 15, 1933 Brainerd, Minnesota Died: April 21, 2017 Hughson, California Phyllis is survived by her devoted husband, Joe Coenenberg (Anton J. Coenenberg), her… Continue reading

  • May 10, 2017

HELEN IRENE LEWIS

Helen Irene Lewis, nee McGreer, was born January 3, 1923 in Condon, OR. She passed away April 14, 2017 in Renton, WA at age 94.… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2017

YVONNE MARY BENSON

April 16, 1939 ~ November 25, 2015 On April 7, 2017, long-time Alaskan resident, Yvonne Mary Benson, was finally laid to rest alongside her parents… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2017

PATRICIA PITT

Patricia Pitt died peacefully at home on April 21, 2017. She was surrounded by her children and her husband of 59 years. Patti was born… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2017

LLOYD STANTON TONKIN

January 25, 1934 - April 8, 2017 Lloyd was a lifetime resident and loved Renton. He will be remembered for his sense of humor and… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2017

VIRGINIA ANN PATTERSON

Virginia Ann Patterson, 93, of La Conner, WA passed away at her home on April 3, 2017. Virginia (mom, grandma, friend, relative, adopted mother or… Continue reading

  • Apr 21, 2017

COLLEEN NORD

May 17, 1927 - April 19, 2017 Colleen Settle Nord was born in Wildwood, Florida and raised in both Coldwater Michigan and Safford, Arizona. After… Continue reading

  • Apr 20, 2017

GAYE MCSHERRY

Born August 13, 1935, Gaye left us to be with God on Friday, April 14. Born and raised in Renton, Gaye touched many lives and… Continue reading

  • Apr 19, 2017

EVELYN LENORE SCHROEDER

Evelyn Lenore Schroeder was born July 22, 1925, Dairy, Oregon and died April 13, 2017, Seattle, Washington She was the private administrative secretary to the… Continue reading

  • Apr 18, 2017

JUDGE GERARD (JERRY) M. SHELLAN

Judge Gerard (Jerry) M. Shellan passed away on April 1, 2017, shortly after his 95th birthday, while being cared for at the Palm Springs home… Continue reading

  • Apr 14, 2017

CJ LEMMON

CJ Lemmon, long time instructor at Renton Technical College and later Puget Sound Electrical Apprenticeship, passed away on April 2, 2017. A memorial service will… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2017

JANICE D. SHAW

January 1, 1938 - April 8, 2017 Janice D, Shaw, 79 of Soap Lake, WA passed away April 8, 2017. Jan passed away peacefully at… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2017

JOYCE ANN GERMANN

August 19, 1938 - March 19, 2017 Joyce Germann of Maple Valley passed away peacefully in her sleep after a short battle with cancer. She… Continue reading

  • Apr 11, 2017

MARVIN DRINKWINE

In Memory of Marvin Drinkwine Marvin (Marv) Francis Drinkwine, 87, answered the Lord’s call to return home on Thursday, December 29, 2016. Marv was one… Continue reading

  • Apr 5, 2017

MARVIN H. BANTELL, JR

November 11, 1938 - Marcch 28, 2017 Marvin Howard Bantell, Jr, 78, of Renton, WA was called to heaven by his Lord on March 28,… Continue reading

  • Apr 4, 2017

SCOTT KENNETH BUDDEN

July 17, 1949 – March 12, 2017 Scott was a graduate of Queen Anne High School and lived in the Seattle area his entire life.… Continue reading

  • Apr 3, 2017

MARY J. CLAUSEN

Mary J. Clausen was born 1934​ in​ Standpoint​,​ Idaho, passed away ​March 22, 2017.​ She leaves behind her husband Erling of 64 years​; one son… Continue reading

  • Apr 3, 2017

FREDA SWAISGOOD

9/16/1914 - 3/16/2017 Freda Swaisgood passed away peacefully on March 16, 2017 at Merrill Gardens in Renton at the age of 102. She was born… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2017