Leman Franklin “Smitty” Smith was born in Henryetta, Oklahoma on September 8, 1938, the sixth of seven children. The family worked their subsistence farm raising produce, eggs and meat. They also picked cotton, beans, and other crops in the area and nearby states. Smitty was independent earl…

Ken Perry, 60, died of cancer on March 4, 2020, at his home in Ketchikan.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Daral Kevin Smith, 55, died on March 4, 2020, at his home in Ketchikan.

Clifford Harvey Bolton, 79, died peacefully Feb. 5, 2020, in Ketchikan, surrounded by his family.

Clarisa Ann Killian, 85, died Jan. 24, 2020, at PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center, surrounded by loved ones.

Theresa Glenz, 59, died  Oct. 25, 2019, in Bellingham, Washington

Caetana C. Jimmy, 78, died Sept. 28, 2019, in Bellingham, Washington.

Martha Doris Burton, 80, died on Oct. 17, 2019, at her home in Ketchikan.

Laura Jean Straight, 65, died on Oct. 9, 2019, in Bellingham, Washington.

Doris M. Barrett, 82, died on Sept. 15, 2019, at home in Ketchikan.

Marvette Christine Hudson, 54, died on Aug. 25, 2019, of natural causes at her home in Seattle.

Larry Leroy Thomas, 79, died June 20, 2019, in Ketchikan after many years in long-term care at the Ketchikan Pioneer Home and the PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center Long-Term Care Unit.  He was born  June 1, 1940 to Robert and Phyllis Thomas in Pennington, South Dakota. He and his one sibl…

 Lyle T. Jones, 67, died on June 20, 2019, in Anchorage.

Terry Lee Ming, 66, died on June 7, 2019, in Bellingham, Washington.

Randy Jason Sullivan, 46, died May 13, 2019, in a mid-air collision near Ketchikan.

Doug Vill, 59, died May 18, 2019, in Ketchikan.

Cornelius Alan Ross, 62, of Thorne Bay died Feb. 5, 2019, at Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham, Washington.

Joyce Vig Dyer, 86, died April 25, 2019, at home in San Rafael, California.