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 Obituaries    September 29, 2016 

Obituary, Samuel Hudson Cornthwaite, 26

Samuel Hudson Cornthwaite passed away suddenly after falling ill to acute pancreatitis on September 6th, in a Beijing China hospital, with his sister Hannah by his side. Sam grew up in Petersburg,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 8, 2016

Obituary, Richard Arlen Klinke, 75

Richard Arlen Klinke, 75, passed away August 15, 2016. He was born February 5, 1941 to Allen (Bud) and Agda Klinke in Bagley, Minnesota. He was the third of nine children. He joined the Air Force... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 25, 2016

Death notice

Richard Arlen Klinke passed away on August 15th. Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 27 at Harbor Light Assembly of God at 1:00 p.m., Graveside Services to follow at Sunset Gardens Cemetery. A full obituary will follow in the near...

 
 Obituaries    August 18, 2016

Obituary: Matt Thompson, 50

Matt Thompson, 50, died in Wrangell on June 24, 2016. He was born on December 24, 1965 in Petersburg, Alaska to Jim and Clara Thompson. They moved in 1968 and made their home in Wrangell. Matt loved... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 11, 2016

Obituary: Marge Byrd, 81

Marge Byrd, 81, passed peacefully on July 24, 2016 surrounded by her children and grandchildren. She was Tlingit, Yeil Kiks.adi. Her Tlingit names were Shaawat Shoo Ku and Teey Tix' Tlaa. Born... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 28, 2016

Obituary, Alice Lehnert, 102

Alice Lehnert, 102, passed away at the Alaska Native Medical Center on July 11, 2016. Alice belonged to the Tlingit Nation, her Moiety was the Wolf, Tribe was Shtax'heen Kwaan, Clan was Sik'nx,'adi,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 28, 2016

Obituary, Stephanie E. Johnson, 70

Stephanie E. Johnson, 70, went to be with her Heavenly Father July 8, 2016, after battling Alzheimer's for eight years. Stephanie was born in Tillamook, Oregon to Stan and Fran Smouse on January 28,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 28, 2016

Obituary, Lester Alvin Jones "Jonesy", 100

Lester passed away August 30, 2015, in Morgantown, West Virginia, with his partner of 40 years, Joyce Bryner, by his side. In March 2015, Lester turned 100 years old and many family members and... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 21, 2016

Obituary: Dorothy 'Dot' Dow, 94

Dorothy 'Dot' Dow, 94, passed away on July 13, 2016. She was born in Wilton, Maine, July 8, 1922, the youngest of three children. She graduated from Wilton Academy and attended secretarial school... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 7, 2016

Death Notice

Matthew Leon Thompson, 50, passed away June 24, 2016 after a long struggle with cancer. A celebration of his life will take place in Wrangell at a later date....

 
 Obituaries    June 30, 2016

Obituary: Richard Bert Hansen, 85

Richard Bert Hansen, 85, passed away June 20, 2016 in Palm Springs, California. He was born in Cordova, Alaska on December 8, 1930 to Grace and William Hansen. Richard grew up in Cordova and Juneau,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 23, 2016

Obituary, Debra McCormack, 60

Debra McCormack (nee Ferguson), 60, passed away in the comfort of her family on June 30, 2015 after a long fought battle with cancer. She was born at Bishop Rowe Hospital in Wrangell, Alaska on... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 23, 2016

Gary Bernard Booker, 62

Gary Bernard Booker, 62, of Wrangell, Alaska passed away peacefully June 4, 2016 at the Wrangell Medical Center. Gary was born April 23, 1954 in Everett, Wash. and was the eldest of six children. He... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 16, 2016

Obituary: Margaret Gross-Hope, Koodeina.át, 88

Margaret June DeWitt Gross-Hope, 88, "walked into the forest" on June 3, 2016, in Sitka, Alaska. She was born to Forrest and Martha (James) DeWitt on June 3, 1928, in Wrangell, Alaska, the first of... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 9, 2016

Death Notice

Margaret Gross-Hope passed peacefully on June 3, 2016 in Sitka, Alaska. Services will be held in Sitka, tentatively planned for the week of June 20. A full obituary will follow.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 2, 2016

Obituary: Gregory Gene Scheff, 61

Gregory Gene Scheff, 61, died in a devastating plane accident April 8, 2016 on Admiralty Island, near Angoon, Alaska on route to a survey job at the Alaska Marine Highway Terminal. Greg was born in Cr... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 5, 2016

Obituary, David Robert Galla

David Robert Galla of Wrangell, Alaska passed away April 8, 2016 in a tragic accident. Dave was born on March 3, 1956 in Roseburg, Ore. to Robert and Donna Galla, then starting out in the logging... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 5, 2016

Obituary, Marian Paul DeWitt, 94

Marian Paul DeWitt, 94, passed away on April 17, 2016 in Anchorage, Alaska. She lived and worked tirelessly to raise up her children and some her grandchildren. Marian was born in Petersburg, Alaska... Full story

 
 Obituaries    April 14, 2016

Obituary: Keith G. Bloom, 91

Keith G. Bloom, 91, passed away March 26, 2016 in Gresham Ore. He was born in Blatchly, Ore. on August 24, 1924. His family moved to Minocquia, Wis. for a period of time before returning to Sandy,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    April 7, 2016

Obituary: Theodore (Ted) Kyle Torgramsen, 4

Theodore (Ted) Kyle Torgramsen, 49, of Wrangell, Alaska, passed away peacefully on Feb. 6, 2016 in Seattle, Wash. Ted was born in Sitka, Alaska, on August 10, 1966. He's the fourth child of the late... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 3, 2016

Obituary, Ronald D McIrvin, 79

Ronald D McIrvin, 79, of Wrangell, Alaska, passed away on February 26, 2016 in Wenatchee, Wash. succumbing to colon cancer while attended by his family. Ron was born on August 21, 1936 in Yakima,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 21, 2016

Obituary: Mabel E. Fennimore, 89

Mabel E, Fennimore, 89, passed away January 12, 2016 in Wasilla, Alaska. She was born in Wray, Colo. on Jan. 22, 1926. After graduating from Queen Anne High School in 1944, Mabel worked on the... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 14, 2016

Obituary, Alice "Sandy" Martin Powers Sabo, 74

Alice "Sandy" Martin Powers Sabo, 74, passed away at Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska, on Dec. 6, 2015, after a brief illness, surrounded by friends and family. She was born in Wrangell,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 7, 2016

Death Notice

James Anderson passed away December 9, 2015 peacefully at the age of 76. He was born in California.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 17, 2015

Obituary: Fr. Thomas Lee Weise, Jr., 46

The Reverend Thomas Lee (Joseph) Weise, Jr., 46, a priest of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Juneau, Alaska, died December 6, 2015, following a cardiac arrest suffered while visiting family members in... Full story

 

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