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Maralyn  Burt, passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton, Washington. She was born on December 6, 1926 and was 90 years of age.

Funeral arrangements are pending. Interment will take place at Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent, Washington. Arrangements entrusted to Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Robert Frederick Waller, passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at Tacoma General Hospital in Tacoma, Washington. He was 94 years of age.

Robert (Bob) was born in Missoula MT, July 15 1922 to Fred and Pearle (Kridner) Waller. His father was an educator, his mother an executive secretary. The Wallers lived in Alderton, MT only briefly, and then moved to Puyallup valley where his father was his vice-principal in Bob's grade school days. His father was superintendent of schools when Bob was in high school at Vaughn Union High School (now Peninsula H.S. at Purdy WA) and in college in South Dakota at Wessington Springs.

Bob attended S.D. University in Vermillion S.D in 1942. Then a 3 year career in the Navy from 1942-45, as a hospital corpsman. After WWII he completed his college degree at Seattle Pacific University in 1946 and then went to New York Theological Seminary, graduating in 1949. He also did graduate studies at NYU and completed his Masters in Education degree.

Bob married Juanita Brown in his grandmother's home in Tacoma, WA in 1943. They adopted 3 children: Mark, Melanie, and Kathleen as their children in their 58 years of marriage. Juanita passed away in June 2001.

Bob served as a United Methodist minister in Bangall and Pleasant Valley, N.Y.; Stevenson WA; Kennewick WA (West Highlands and Kennewick First); Queen Ann in Seattle and Des Moines WA.

In 2006, Robert married Janet Herren of Bainbridge island and remained in that community until his death.

Bob was preceded in death by his parents, wife Juanita, his daughter Kathleen and brother in law Charles as well as Janet's first husband Vern in 2001 and their two sons Rick in 1989 and Dwight (Jennifer) and their two children in 1997. Bob is survived by his wife Janet; his sisters Gwen and Mary Ann (Edward); stepson Scott Herren and wife Mary Beaubien and their two sons Max and Josh; son Mark and his wife Linda Waller and their two sons Steven and James; and daughter Melanie Waller. He leaves behind 5 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren as well as nieces and nephews: Crystal (Alex) Hernandez and their children Angelina and AJ; Pearle (Vike) and their children Love and Roerich; Robert Budde.

Bob was, full of life, thoughtful, caring of others, spirited and a voracious reader. After retirement he volunteered for several organizations (Kiwanis, Habitat for Humanity; food bank, Seabold church activities, etc). Wherever he went he either found a friend he knew or left with a new one. Bob loved the Lord and served Him all his life. He left a huge legacy for us to follow.

A memorial service will be held at Seabold Methodist church, Bainbridge Island on March 4, 2017 at 11:00 AM. A reception will follow the service. Remembrances may be made for the Seabold church memorial fund or the charity of your choice. Arrangements entrusted to Cook Family Funeral Home. Please sign the online guest book for the family.

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Laura W. Brown, passed away on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at her home in Kingston, Washington. She was born on April 6, 1960 and was 56 years of age. Arrangements entrusted to Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Tho T. Nguyen, passed away on Friday, February 10, 2017 at Bremerton Health and Rehabilitation in Bremerton, Washington. She was born on October 10, 1942 and was 74 years of age. Services will take place in Dallas, Texas. Local arrangements entrusted to Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Janet  Robbins, passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at her home on Bainbridge Island, Washington. She was born on June 12, 1951 and was 65 years of age. Arrangements are pending through Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Robert Holger Johnson, passed away suddenly on Thursday, February 9, 2017 on Bainbridge Island, WA.

He was born on August 24, 1927 in Hyder, Alaska and was 89 years of age. He and his wife, Pat, have lived on Bainbridge Island for 54 years. ​He worked as a civil engineer with King County and retired in 1992.

Bob was always proud of his Alaska heritage. He moved from Hyder to Ketchikan, AK with his family to go to high school, and in 1942, at 15, joined the Alaska Territorial Guard (ATG), equipped with WW1 rifles, made up of locals too young or too old for the draft. As soon as he was old enough he enlisted in the Navy, and served eleven months in Kodiak AK, to be discharged at war’s end.​

He achieved a BA in Geography at UW, just in time to be drafted by the Army during the Korean war. At that time service in the ATG had not been recognized by the War Department, and his time in the Navy wasn’t enough to count. Luckily the Army discovered he had been through Basic, and needed a corporal to head up a team to map San Francisco; he was able to spend his 2 years at the Presidio army base in the bay area.

Bob loved to dance. He met his wife at a Scandia folk dance class in Seattle. They were active in a couple of folk dancing clubs, including teaching at the Sons of Norway in Poulsbo. They continued to attend social dances well in their 80’s.

Living close to salt water produced a love of boating he never outgrew. Starting with a rowing dinghy he finally achieved his dream - his last boat was his 3rd Monk designed cruiser. There was no one better at boat-handling, using all his skills on 4 trips to Alaska.

Bob also gave service to the boating organizations he joined. He was Commodore of Poulsbo Yacht Club and also of the International Power Boat Association, and Commander of Agate Pass Power Squadron, with 50+ years of service. He was an active predicted log racer, winning several races, and was Commodore of the North American Cruiser Association (NACA). Because of his contributions to the sport the NACA awarded him the Lou Gandelman Hall of Champions Award for 1996. After retiring Bob and Pat took several trips to Europe, visiting Bob’s Swedish cousins, and finding new Scottish cousins for Pat. They also chartered bare-boat canal boats in France and on the Thames, transiting many locks daily, and sail boats in Greece and the Caribbean with Seattle boating friends.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Pat Johnson of Bainbridge Island, WA, children; Robin Yuen (Wes) of Beaverton, OR, Kris Johnson of Bellingham, WA, Eric Johnson (Amy) of Federal Way, WA and Craig Johnson (Paige Styler) of Milwaukee, WI. He also leaves behind his grandsons: Ethan Johnson of Seattle, WA, Noah Johnson of Federal Way, WA, Ian Johnson of Santa Rosa, CA, Jack Styler of Milwaukee, WI and granddaughter, Zoe Styler of Milwaukee, WI. Bob also leaves behind his sister Beverly Zaugg of Ketchikan, AK and brother in-law Wallace Perry of Ketchikan, AK. He was preceded in death by his parents Holger and Esther Johnson and sister Barbara Perry of Ketchikan, AK and brother in-law Wallace Perry of Ketchikan, AK. He was preceded in death by his parents Holger and Esther Johnson and sister Barbara Perry.

He will be missed greatly by his family and all who knew him.

Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend the Memorial Service on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 1:00 pm at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church on Bainbridge Island, WA. A celebration of life reception will follow at the Poulsbo Yacht Club in Poulsbo, WA at 3:00 PM.​

Memorial contributions can be made to Eagle Harbor Congregational Church, The Boy Scouts of America or your favorite Veterans association. Please sign the online Guest Book for the family.

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Jeanne A. Kelley, passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at The Messenger House on Bainbridge Island, Washington. She was born on January 26, 1934 and was 83 years of age. Arrangements are pending through Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Helen Marie Bentley, passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at Fir Acres Adult Family Home on Bainbridge Island, Washington. She was born on April 2, 1915. She was 101 years of age.

Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visitation on Friday, February 17, 2017 from 10-10:45 AM followed by the funeral service at 11:00 AM at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Bainbridge Island Ward. Private interment will take place at Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park in Seattle, Washington. Arrangements entrusted to Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Harriet L. Davis, passed away February 8, 2017 at home on Bainbridge Island, surrounded by family. She was 78 years of age.

She was born January 31, 1939 in Seattle to Lewis and Olive Langdon and was preceded in death by her brother Harold (Ted).

She is survived by Stephen, her husband of 56 years; sons Peter (Karen) Davis of North Wales, Pennsylvania, and Ted (Francey) of Tigard, Oregon, and daughter Stephanie Malone (George) of Sammamish, Washington; and grandchildren Kevin, Conner (Allegra), Megan, Cole, and Molly.

Harriet is a graduate of the Helen Bush School and Stanford University. She and Steve met as teenagers on Bainbridge and moved back to the island in 1964 after the birth of their first child. Together with Steve, Harriet had a profound impact on the Bainbridge community.

She was a founder of the Lenore Ostrander Guild of Children’s Orthopedic Hospital, named for her grandmother, and was on the founding board of Kids’ Discovery Museum. Harriet also served on the board of Bainbridge Arts and Crafts and was involved with Helpline House, One Call for All, Bainbridge Island Art Museum, IslandWood and the Bainbridge Community Foundation. She and Steve were recognized as Outstanding Bainbridge Philanthropists by Bainbridge Community Foundation in 2008.

Harriet was a member of Wing Point Golf Club, serving as ladies’ captain, and was an active volunteer for the Pacific Northwest Golf Association. She also cherished the separate travel study trips she and Steve took with each grandchild and was a passionate advocate of life-long learning.

The family would like to thank doctors Maureen Kovall and Kathleen Horan for their caring dedication.

A celebration of life will be held February 25th from six to eight p.m. at Bainbridge Island Museum of Art. Memorial contributions can be made to The Kids Discovery Museum or the Bainbridge Island Museum on Baimbridge Island, Washington. Arrangements are pending through Cook Family Funeral Home. Please sign the online guest book for the family.

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RosaMae Woodward Sterling, passed away on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at Martha and Mary Health Care Services in Poulsbo, Washington. She was born on November 20, 1910 and was 106 years of age.

She is survived by daughter Sylvia Sterling, grandchildren Lorna Holmes, Cynthia Holmes, Stuart Holmes, Renita Sterling, Derek Sterling, and Angela Bickerton, 8 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Her husband Theodore Sterling, sons Maurice Sterling and Ted Sterling Vasquez, and grandson Steven Sterling preceded her in death.

RosaMae was born to farmers Anna (Pittman) and Orace Woodward in the Palouse country of Eastern Washington, and farming was her vocation for the rest of her life. At age 21 she moved to Kelso, Washington, and married Theodore H. Sterling, a logger and tree farmer, in 1932. They were married for 57 years, until his death in 1990. Together they bought a large ‘stump ranch’ outside Longview, Washington, which became her own beloved farm. There she was glad to be able to raise sheep, cows, vegetables, apples, and three children, Sylvia, Maurice, and Jay Theodore (Ted.)

RosaMae loved music, was an accomplished soprano, and saw to it that all her children had music lessons. Singing in church always brought her joy. Local history fascinated her, and she was a long-time member of the Cowlitz County Historical Society. At the same time, she like to explore the wider world, taking trips to Europe, the Middle East, Central America, Ecuador, and even living in Belize for a while later in life. At home in the U.S. she delighted in helping immigrant families from places like Iran, El Salvador, and Mexico as they started new lives.

Hers is also a story of great loss, but even greater perseverance. As a child, RosaMae lost her mother to thyroid disease, the first of many such trials she suffered throughout her life. But always and through everything she remained a rock of strength for her family and friends, and beloved by them. Her faith could not be shaken. She looked forward to the peace and reunion with the departed which she is surely enjoying now. As one of her favorite poems has it,

In those celestial pastures
Beside still waters deep,
May the eternal future find me
With a little flock of sheep.

The family would like to thank the staff at Martha and Mary in Poulsbo for their care. Private burial at Bunker Hill Cemetery, Longview, Washington. Please sign the online guest book for the family. Arrangements entrusted to Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Robert Orin Spurr, passed away on Monday, February 6, 2017 at Swedish Edmonds Medical Center in Edmonds, Washington. He was born on February 3, 1923 and was 94 years of age. Arrangements are pending through Cook Family Funeral Home.


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Caroline Cecelia Lubovich, of Bainbridge Island Washington, passed away on February 2nd 2017 at 6:25 p.m. at the age of 88 at Saint Joseph's Hospital in Tacoma Washington. She was preceded in death by Ramon Lubovich, her husband of 59 years.

Caroline was born October 2nd 1928 in Chicago Illinois, the daughter of Joseph Strobl and Rose Stumvoll. After graduating from Alvernia High School she met her true love, Ramon Lubovich, and married in 1947. Soon afterwards, they moved west and chose to settle in the Seattle area, eventually moving to Bainbridge Island.

Carol was the consummate mother and homemaker providing an extraordinary home for raising 5 very active children. After her children grew up and left home, she continued to be the families gathering point for all generations of her family. Everyone looked forward to every event or holiday that brought the family together, including her weekend football gatherings and the world famous Lubofest.

She unequivocally dedicated many years of her life caring for her mother, her mother-in-law and later her husband who fell ill to a prolonged illness. Her love and honor for her family was a strong presence in her life.

Throughout her life Carol was never one to sit still. She was always willing to try most anything. She loved to camp, fish, garden, sew, knit, and was an excellent cook. She also learned how to do small business bookkeeping. She remained active and self-reliant until her last days.

Carol was a woman with a profound perception of the true meaning of family. She was the perfect definition of love, compassion, humility, devotion, loyalty, faith, good humor, and kindness. She was defined by these, and many other virtues rolled into one big heart. She was a great listener and adviser to everyone and there was never an adversity that she could not overcome. She also maintained an unwavering faith in God through the Catholic Church. She will be deeply missed by everyone who knew her.

Survivors include her five children, Roger (Cathy) Lubovich, Dean (Virginia) Lubovich, Mark (Teresa) Lubovich, Ron (Linda) Lubovich, and Karen (Brian) Fischer. She also left behind 14 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday February 11th 2017 at Saint Cecilia's Catholic Church on Bainbridge Island. Visitation will be held at 10:00 a.m. prior to the service followed by a Rosary at 10:30 a.m. Arrangements entrusted to Cook Family Funeral Home. Please sign the online guest book for the family.

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Louise  Dronkert, passed away on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at Martha and Mary Health Care Services in Poulsbo, Washington. She was born on October 17, 1929 and was 87 years of age.

Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend the Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 11:00 AM at St. Cecilia Catholic Church on Bainbridge Island, Washington. Interment will take place in Port Blakely Cemetery on Bainbridge Island. Arrangements entrusted to Cook Family Funeral Home. Please sign the online guest book for the family.

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Gerald Burdette Dennon, passed away January 30, 2017 at his home on Bainbridge Island. He was born September 18, 1938 to E. (Bud) Burdette Dennon and W. Elaine Looney and was raised in Cannon Beach, OR. He graduated from Seaside High School in 1955 where he was active in Sports Journalism, was the Student Body President and hosted the school’s weekly radio program on KAST Radio in Astoria, OR.

Jerry went on to attend Linfield College and Northwest Broadcasting School. While at NBS he worked at KOIN-TV and The Oregonian.

Jerry moved to Hollywood, CA to pursue a career in record promotion but it was cut short when he was drafted into the Army where he served for 6 years in reserves.

In 1962 he married Anne Vining, his wife of 54 years. They lived in Bellevue with their two children until moving to Bainbridge Island in 1978.

Soon after getting married Jerry started his own record company Jerden Records which went on to produce The Kingsmen of Louie Louie fame, The Sonics, The Brothers Four, Ian Whitcomb and many more. He was honored with three gold records and two Clio awards. The company grew to be a part of his larger company Soundworks, which is still run today by his partner Bob Wikstrom.

Jerry had many other endeavors over the years; concert promotion, starting Pacific Ocean fish farming on Bainbridge Is., media brokerage and radio station ownership. He served on the board of Poncho, was President of the American Salmon Growers Assoc., on the Vestry at St. Barnabas Church and a member of Wing Point Golf & Country Club.

Jerry’s true love was always his family and his Labrador Retrievers and his hobby was always his work. "He was a very busy man". Had an outgoing personality, known always as a gentleman. In later years he was saddened by the passing of so many of his close friends. May there be a glorious rendezvous in heaven.

He was preceded in death by his daughter Elizabeth Dennon Kaltreider and his brother James of Seaside. He is survived by his wife Anne, son Daniel (Vika) of Bainbridge, brother Jack (Jeani) of Seaside; and grandchildren Jack Kaltreider, Karina, Darya and Yuriy Dennon.

Arrangements are through Cook Family Funeral Home. A private family service is planned. Remembrances may be made to the Elijah Fund at St. Barnabas Church.
1187 Wyatt Way, B.I., WA 98110.


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Susie Shizue Fujioka, passed away peacefully of natural causes at the Madrona House on January 29, 2017.

Susie was born June 25, 1930 on Vashon Island, and grew up on the family berry farm until the Japanese Relocation during WWII, when she and her family were taken to Tule Lake, CA, and later moved to Heart Mountain, WY. After the war, she briefly lived in Spokane before returning to Vashon Island, graduating Vashon High School in 1948.

Susie and her sister, Mary, moved to their newly built home on the south end of Bainbridge Island in 1974.

Susie was predeceased by four brothers and her parents, and is survived by two sisters, Martha and Mary, extended family, and much-loved dog, Zachary.

There will be no service by request. In honor of Susie's memory, donations may be made to PAWS of Bainbridge Island.

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Jeannette  Worley, passed away on Sunday, January 29, 2017 at her residence on Bainbridge Island, Washington. She was born on July 14, 1921. She was 95 years of age. Arrangements are pending through Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Donald H. Perry, passed away on Friday, January 27, 2017 at his residence in Poulsbo, Washington. He was born on February 25, 1936 and was 80 years of age. Arrangements are pending through Cook Family Funeral Home.

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William  Stubbs, passed away on Friday, January 27, 2017 at Bailey Manor Adult Family Home on Bainbridge Island, Washington. He was born on December 23, 1933 and was 83 years of age. Arrangements are pending through Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Robert  Hobble, passed away on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at The Madrona House on Bainbridge Island, Washington. He was born on June 1, 1927 and was 89 years of age.

Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend the Memorial Service on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 2:00 PM at The Madrona House. Arrangements entrusted to Cook Family Funeral Home. Please sign the online guest book for the family.

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Colleen E. Blake, passed away on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at Bremerton Health and Rehabilitation in Bremerton, Washington. She was born on August 12, 1941. Arrangements are pending through Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Jeanne Elizabeth Hurt, passed away on Monday, January 23, 2017 at her residence on Bainbridge Island, Washington. She was 87 years of age.

Jeanne was born December 31, 1929 in Brooklyn NY. Shortly thereafter her father’s business took the family upstate to Albany. There with her sister Alice, she claimed to have lived ‘a rather privileged life’ considering the depression era and the lean years of WWII. They lived in a two story colonial house with a large back yard and one of her fondest memories was the annual trip to the Chinese laundry to buy fireworks for a giant 4th of July display.

Jeanne and her sister attended St. Agnes Episcopal girls’ school out of town in a country setting. While she participated in most sports the school had to offer, she also knitted items for ‘Bundles for Britain’ as most of the teachers in the school were Canadian or British. At home she remembers hanging black curtains over the windows for air raid drills, she planted victory gardens, volunteered at the ration board and acted as an airplane spotter. During that time her father suffered a series of strokes causing his death in 1944. Following her graduation they moved to Long Island where her mother had several relatives. Her sister was already in college and with limited resources she entered a local nursing school rather than go to college. In three years she received her RN in 1950.

During that time her dentist introduced her to a very handsome NY City Policeman named Fred who she married in 1951. On their honeymoon, Fred received his recall orders from the Army Reserve and thus their Army travels began. A quick trip to ft Belvoir, Va. then back to NY where she stayed, continuing to work while Fred went to Korea for a year. When he returned he greeted his four month old son Gary. They then headed to Waltey AFB Mineral Wells, TX “The honk of the Crazy” was a sign as you drove into town, referring to the “Crazy mineral Crystals Springs”. Texas was her introduction to all sorts of “creepy crawlers” such as: black widow spiders, scorpions, rattlesnakes, tarantulas, and the like, their little toddler Gary managed to get into everything, therefore, earning the name wild one.

In another few years they were off again on their first ocean voyage to Germany. Their little group had grown to include another son Dana, then 2 years old. It was a bit of a challenge controlling two little ones on a military transport especially with all the new areas for the “wild one” to explore (Fortunately there was a fenced in playground on the sundecks). Taking an interesting antique “sleeper train” (which she believed to be the Kaiser’s) from Bremerhaven to Frankfurt, they were met by a jr. officer who drove them to their new abode in Pirmasens, a small town in the hills near the French border (the “shoe manufacturing capital” of Germany, so they were told). Many adventures and good times were had during their 3 years in Germany including touring some of the neighboring countries. In 1959 they boarded another military transport ship, this time with one more son Jeff, 4 months old. Transferred to Ft. Belvoir, Va. again, they managed to purchase their first and only owned home during their lives.

During the next two years they witnessed JFK’s inauguration and shared many fretful moments about the possibility of Fred’s being sent to Vietnam. They were very relieved when he received orders to be posted in Engriu Japan. This called for a cross country road trip and the purchase of a station wagon, for they now had another son Alec, 15 months old. They sailed from Oakland, Ca. on another military ship to Yokahama, 19 day trip, their children received their “sea legs” early in life.

While having 4 children to herd she had visions of a potential disaster, but fortunately the trip was quite enjoyable. It did however, take some time adjusting to the Japanese way of life. Since there were no quarters available, they lived on the “Economy” as it was called. A tiny house in the rice paddies where the torrential rains arrived, surrounding the place calling for a galvanized tub of water by the door in which to “dunk the kids” before she strung them onto the raised tatami matted floor. Fred had built a pontoon type plank walkway from the car to the house, which helped a great deal.

In about 6 months they were given base housing, just in time for the birth of their daughter, Lisa. When she was three they were headed back to the states, during their absence, JFK had been assassinated (a great shock to all including the Japanese people, they showed great anger). Since their home was originally in NY, that is where the army sent them as the last assignment they would stay. It was their choice, for a change, as to where to go. They had no idea except she wanted a place with mountains, trees, and water, with not too hot and not too cold a climate. Also, a great place to raise a family (NYC was not it). So in June of 1966, their little convoy left NY and headed west for parts unknown (a camping adventure, complete with a station wagon, travel trailer, second car, and roof rack, 2 adults, 5 children, their dog Rags, and two weeks of trials and tribulations. A whole story in itself). They arrived in Fay Bainbridge State Park BI, WA. They immediately purchased a huge, old, lonely house in desperate need of love. After 5 years of constant work, they realized that it needed much more “love” than they could give.

In 1970 they designed and built a new house, in which they continued to live for many years. Sadly her husband died of a sudden heart attack in 1974, she still had 3 teenagers to raise alone. She made many mistakes, but also learned a lot. During this time her mom had a stroke following knee surgery. She was caring for her in addition to attempting to return to nursing, working with a new pediatric doctor on the Island.

Her sister died in 1980 following a long illness, as did her mother a year later. She and her brother-in-law had known each other for 17 years, got together and were married in 1981. She temporarily moved back east to NJ, after two years he moved his business to B.I. with his death in 1988.

She sold her house and downsized to a small home in Winslow, near the ferry where she had access to many conveniences.

During the past decade she reconnected with a dear friend who was also becoming her travel companion. They had so far managed to rack up 100 days on various cruise lines with hopefully more to come.

There were many bumps in her road of life, but also: many laughs, good times, adventures, and no regrets!

Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend the Memorial Service on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Saint Barnabas Episcopal Church on Bainbridge Island, Washington. Interment will take place at the church cemetery. Please sign the online guest book for the family. Arrangements entrusted to Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Dorie  Jackson, passed away on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at The Messenger House on Bainbridge Island, Washington. He was born on June 28, 1924 and was 92 years of age. Arrangements entrusted to Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Lois  Crider, passed away on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at her home on Bainbridge Island, Washington. She was born on November 7, 1924 and was 92 years of age. Arrangements are pending through Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Lillian  Morgan, passed away on Saturday, January 14, 2017 at her home on Bainbridge Island, Washington. She was born on July 22, 1926 and was 90 years of age. Arrangements are pending through Cook Family Funeral Home.

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Larry Leroy Bohlman, passed away on Friday, January 13, 2017 at Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton, Washington.

Born in Bisbee, North Dakota on October 10, 1950. Son of Viola Mae Edwards (Betty) and Leroy Bohlman. He grew up in a strong and loving family, playing baseball and fishing in Bremerton. He played shortstop on every baseball team he played and was good at it. He looked forward to fishing season every year and went every chance he could.

High school is where he met Candi Ives, they married and had 2 daughters, Kari and Jackie.

He was a carpenter by trade and contributed most of his career building, roofing, remodeling and maintaining Kitsap County buildings.

Whether playing cards with his friends, spending time with his sister and family, out at his cousins farm or a family dinner at home with a houseful of grandchildren and great grandchildren guaranteed there was lots of fun and laughter. If you touched his life and he loved you… he loved you forever. His family and friends were always so important to him. He was greatly loved and will be truly missed.

He is survived by his daughter Kari DeCoteau, sister Linda McIntosh, cousin/sister Gerry McKenzie, six grandchildren and many other loving great-grandchildren and loving family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; Viola Mae Edwards and Leroy Bohlman, also daughter Jackie Reynolds.

The Celebration of Life is on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at The Port Gamble Tribal Gym from 2-5 PM. Sign the online Guest Book for the family.

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