Betty Lou Baker, 90, died Nov. 16, 2021, peacefully in her home in Ketchikan, surrounded by family.

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Extry Ronald Sarff, 94, died Sept. 23, 2021, at his home in Whale Pass.

Carolyn J. Wilsie 86, passed away peacefully on September 12, 2021.

Carl entered into this world on February 7, 1965 in Anchorage, Alaska to David E. and Sheila Wilson Webb.

Jeremy Bethel, born on a rainy morning in June, 1981 unexpectedly passed away on October 16, 2021. He loved camping with Stacey and family, hiking and walking the Ward Lake trails with his grandparents as well as cutting firewood with his dad. He loved spending time with family and friends. 

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Allyson Leigh Jardine, 71, died Oct. 21, 2021, in Ketchikan.Born Jan. 28, 1950, in San Francisco, CA, to Harold and Melba (Wade) Jar- dine, she graduated from Ketchikan High School in 1968. She attended Ketchikan Community College and Edmonds Community College.In addition to Ketchikan, Jardi…

Patrick Kerman Moore, 58, died on Sept. 23, 2021, at his home in Sitka after the course of a prolonged illness.

Irene “Louise” Collins, 94, died peacefully Sept. 16, 2021, in Lake Stevens, Washington, surrounded by her family.

Mary M. Murphy, 98,  died peacefully on Oct. 11, 2021, in Poulsbo, Washington.

Tam Eugene Murphy, 81, died Oct. 5, 2021, peacefully at Ketchikan General Hospital.

Carolyn Jane Engel passed away on September 22, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. Born in 1944 in Bedford, Indiana, she endured a difficult childhood, but persevered, became the first in her family to graduate high school and fulfilled her dream of becoming a nurse.

Barbara (Crowell) Chernikoff, 84, died peacefully on Sept. 3, 2021, surrounded by loved ones in Mount Vernon, Washington.

Amber Jean Vazquez, 42, died Sept. 7, 2021, at her home in Las Vegas, due to a seizure.

Karl Richard Amylon died on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021, at his home in Ketchikan, Alaska.

Robert Harold Linne, 86, died Sept. 6, 2021, at Virginia Mason Hospital in Seattle.

Joanne S. Alsup, 80, died on Sept. 8, 2021, in Ketchikan, with her family by her side.

Conrad Stanley Boyd was born to Oscar and Lucille (Daniels) Boyd on June 29, 1934. He was born at Todd Cannery directly across from Angoon, Alaska.

Austin Wayne Dixon, 27, died on August 14, 2021, in Butte, Montana, after a long struggle with drug addiction. Austin was born on June 13, 1994, in Ketchikan, to Daniel Dixon and Nikki Poutt. He grew up in Ketchikan, and also lived in Anchorage as an adult. Austin loved the outdoors, spendin…

Derek Leonard Kelley, named after his Grandad, Leonard Johnson Wentworth, was born June 14th, 1969, The Summer of Love, Woodstock and the year Nell Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon.  Derek was born in Lander, Wyoming to Ronda Lynne (Roni) Wentworth Kelley and Michael John Kelley.…

Mervin Haven went to the great spirit in the sky while surrounded by loved ones on August 9, 2021. He was born in Crow Agency, Montana July 31, 1933 to Florence (Yarlett) and James Haven, and was the eldest of 10 siblings. He was preceded in death by wife of 67 years Arlene (Didrickson) Have…

Richard Dean Hamlin flew into this world on November 17, 1935 smack dab in the middle of the Great Depression to a family of farmers that hailed from Montevideo, Minnesota. With no work to be had, he and his parents left Minnesota and worked their way west, down through the south, and up thr…

Bruce Ian Maldonado, 56, died July 13, 2021, in Niger, West Africa.

Elizabeth Eugena Harrison, age 45, passed away July 2, 2021 at her home in Ketchikan, Alaska. She was loved by many and her infectious laugh will never be forgotten. During her lifetime she went by many names; Elizabeth, Gena, Beth, Liz and Mom. Many knew her by only one name – but there are…

Christopher Carl Williams, 42, died June 25, 2021, in Portland, Oregon surrounded by his family.

Ellen Jane Cowan, 87, died on May 18, 2021, at the Ketchikan Pioneer Home.

Jean Barry, 98, died June 17, 2021, peacefully in Edmonds, Washington.

Katherine Jean Tibbles, 75, died May 23, 2021 at Lighthouse Memory Care in Anacortes, Washington, after a long illness.

Carol passed away on Saturday, May 22nd in her home in Boise surrounded by her loving family. It was the day of her 60th wedding anniversary.

Albert Matthew Kookesh, 72, died May 28, 2021, at his home in Angoon, surrounded by family and loved ones.