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 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

 Obituaries    November 26, 2015

Obituary, George Patton Mann, 74

George Patton Mann, 74, died November 16, 2015, in Opelika, Ala. He was born in Birmingham, Ala., on December 27, 1940. George graduated from Baylor High School in Chattanooga, Tenn., in 1960 where... Full story

 Obituaries    November 12, 2015

Obituary: Isaac Johan Musser, 28

Isaac Johan Musser, 28, died on October 27. He was born in Wrangell on October 20, 1987 to Brenna (Ritchie) Musser and Jim Musser IV and lived here until moving to the Seattle area with his family in... Full story

 Obituaries    November 5, 2015

Obituary: Theodore (Ted) William Thomassen, 75

Theodore (Ted) William Thomassen, 75, passed away unexpectedly in Sitka, Alaska, on Oct. 16, 2015. Ted was born Aug. 9, 1940 in Petersburg, Alaska to Haakon and Eleanor Thomassen. He was an avid... Full story

 Obituaries    November 5, 2015

Obituary, Candace Chase Stevenson, 65

Candace Chase Stevenson, 65, died on October 21, 2015, in Eugene Ore. from complications of diabetes. She was born on Jan. 20, 1950 at Bishop Rowe Hospital in Wrangell to Hattie and Duke Chase. She... Full story

 Obituaries    November 5, 2015

Death Notice

Isaac Musser passed away October 27, 2015 in Juneau, Alaska at the age of 28. A full obituary will follow.... Full story

 Obituaries    October 29, 2015

Obituary, Eleanor Irene (Desch) Bonn, 89

Eleanor Irene (Desch) Bonn, 89, of Albany, Ore., passed peacefully of age-related causes Oct. 16, 2015, in Corvallis, Ore. She was born on June 4, 1926, in Shaw, the oldest of five daughters of Frances and Charles Desch. When she was 13, she moved...

 Obituaries    October 15, 2015

Obituary: Nellie Margaret Gunderson (Torgramsen), 83

Nellie Margaret Gunderson (Torgramsen) passed away in Portland, Oregon, on September 30, 2015.  She was born July 25, 1932, in Wrangell, on Shakes Island, to Gunnar and Margaret Gunderson. Nellie... Full story

 Obituaries    October 15, 2015

Obituary, Johanna Julia Rinehart

Johanna Julia Rinehart was born January 5, 1938 in Tofield Alberta Canada. She was the 9th of 13 children, born to Fred and Sophia Lappenbush. Joann came to the US to finish high school. She first... Full story

 Obituaries    September 24, 2015

Obituary, Edward "Ned" S. Ousley, 54

Edward "Ned" S. Ousley passed away on Aug. 17, 2015. Ned was born to Mary Ann and Paul Ousley on Nov. 25, 1960, in Portland, Ore. In 1969, he moved to Florida, graduating from Deland High School in... Full story

 Obituaries    July 23, 2015

Obituary, Frederick Clarence Angerman Sr., 82

Frederick Clarence Angerman Sr., passed away on June 27, 2015, after a long struggle with cancer at the age of 82. Born September 3, 1932, Fred was the second of four children to Austrian immigrant... Full story

 Obituaries    June 18, 2015

Obituary, Bob Prunella

Bob Prunella Wrangell's own "master of ceremonies and auctioneer extraordinaire" has taken his final bow. After a brief, brave, intense bout with metastasized pancreatic cancer, Bob died May 26th 2015... Full story

 Obituaries    June 18, 2015

Obituary, Jace Benjamin Appleman

Jace Benjamin Appleman, born January 2, 2015, treasured son of Cole Appleman and Rachel Lucas was suddenly and unexpectedly taken from us on May 31, 2015. Jace is survived by his brother Jared and... Full story

 Obituaries    May 28, 2015

Obituary: Roland J. Larsen, 84

Roland Larsen was born in Sioux Falls, S.D, on July 20, 1930, and raised on a farm. He completed high school in 1948, after which time he moved to Desmet, S.D., to work on a farm belonging to family... Full story

 Obituaries    May 14, 2015

Obituary: Mikeal Howard Messinger, 54

Mikeal Howard Messinger passed away after a short battle with cancer on April 21, 2015, in Anchorage. He was born in Wrangell on July 26, 1960. He was preceded in death by his brothers John Broad and Paul Broad, his mother Emma Kuntz, and his father... Full story

 Obituaries    April 30, 2015

Obituary, Carl F. Campbell, 55

Carl F. Campbell, 55, died April 12, 2015, at Evergreen Hospice in Kirkland, Wash. from complications with cancer. He was born June 3, 1959, in Seattle, Wash. and moved with his family to Wrangell in... Full story

 Obituaries    April 30, 2015

Obituary, Zbigniew (Benny) Jankowski, 83

Zbigniew (Benny) Jankowski, 83, passed away April 24, 2015, after a long period of living with cancer. Benny was born in Warsaw, Poland, on May 23, 1931. After World War II, at the age of 14, he came... Full story


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