Charan “Birdie” Bird, 72, died Jan. 4, 2021, at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Washington.

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.

It is with great sadness to announce, Georgia Carol Skannes passed away peacefully Sunday evening, January 3, 2021 at Evergreen Hospital in Kirkland, Washington.

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Susan “Susie” Vera Blandov was born on June 6, 1936 in Metlakatla, Alaska to her parents, Charles Hayward (Laxsgyiik) and Josephine Hewson. She went home on January 2, 2021. 

Julie Ann Wasuli, 56, died Dec. 11, 2020, in Bellingham, Washington.

MaryAnn French, 69, died Nov. 30, 2020, in Washington state after a long battle with her heart and lungs.

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Nancy J. Nurmi, 63, died on Oct. 26, 2020, at home in Ketchikan.

Nadine Clementine Orr, 87, died on Nov. 2, 2020, peacefully in her sleep at PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center New Horizons Long Term Care.

Allen Paul Richter, 80, died Nov. 14, 2020, in his sleep in Naukati after a long battle with cancer.

Wilma Jo Pattison, 65, died Sept. 3, 2020, in Ketchikan after a long battle with illness.

Bonnie Lynn Driscoll, 54, died Sept. 24, 2020, at her home in Bellingham, Washington.

Odie Nan Robb, 78, died Sept. 9, 2020, peacefully in Ketchikan.

Miles Kaste, 70, died Sept. 5, 2020, of natural causes at his home in Ketchikan.

Harold E. Helfrich, age 83 passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2020 peacefully at his home in Lynnwood, Washington.

Ronda Erline Sallup, 68, died Aug. 5, 2020, unexpectedly at her home in Hansville, Washington.

Vassa Alexis Robertson, 87, died Aug. 4, 2020, peacefully in her sleep in El Dorado Hills, California.

John Joseph Urbania, 71, died Aug. 9, 2020, in Washington County, Pennsylvania, after a long battle with cancer.

Pauline Marie Krantz, 79, of Ketchikan, passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness on Friday, July 24, 2020, surrounded by her loving family.

Arthur Killian 86, died peacefully on Aug. 2, 2020, in  Yuma, Arizona, where he and wife, Eva, have resided for the past 24 years.

Maxine Paasche, 75, died July 6, 2020, in Parker, Arizona, surrounded by family after a long bout with cancer.

Gregory Ernest Williams, died July 20, 2020 peacefully in Bremerton, Washington, following a long battle.

Valerie Jean Cooper, 63, died June 27, 2020, at her home in Ketchikan.

Cindy Lee Murphy, 70, died July 5, 2020, peacefully In Ketchikan with loved ones by her side.

Doris Buster, 73, died July 3, 2020, in California after a long battle with fronto-temporal dementia.

Aaron A. King, 53, died on June 28, 2020, at home in Ketchikan.

Robert Ray Jeante McNeill, 29, died on June 14, 2020, at the Alicia Roberts Medical Clinic in Klawock.