Obituaries

Veda Stillwell

Veda Stillwell, a former Tacoma resident, died March 31. She was 78.She was born March 15, 1926 in Tacoma and graduated from Lincoln High School… Continue reading

  • Mar 31, 2004

Terry Parkinson

Terry Lynn Parkinson, a lifetime resident of Auburn, died March 29. He was 39.Born Jan. 23, 1965 in Auburn, he attended Federal Way schools.He worked… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2004

Take Ida Blume

Take Ida Blume, a 47-year resident of Federal Way, died March 13 in Seattle. She was 75.She was born Oct. 31, 1928, in Saitama-Ken, Kawaguchi,… Continue reading

  • Mar 13, 2004

W. Gunner Troxel

W. Gunner Troxel, a longtime resident of Federal Way, died March 9. He was 69.He was born in Sargent, Neb. on Oct. 25, 1934. He… Continue reading

  • Mar 9, 2004

Walter Chenier

Walter Chenier died March 5. He was 72.He was born April 17, 1931 in Darrington to Wilfred Chenier and Anna Christensen. He graduated with a… Continue reading

  • Mar 5, 2004

Janet Woods

Janet Woods died March 4. She was 57.She was born Feb. 15, 1947, in Tacoma, grew up in a military family and in 1971 married… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2004

Daisy Desch

Daisy Desch died March 3 in Federal Way.She resided in the Federal Way area for the past 35 years and worked at Weyerhaeuser for 34… Continue reading

  • Mar 3, 2004

Louise Thomas

Louise M. Thomas died March 2 at her home in Belmor Park in Federal Way. She was 71.She was born in Greenville, S.C.She was an… Continue reading

  • Mar 2, 2004

Dave Verstrate

Dave Verstrate died Feb. 29. He was 65.He was born in Yakima and was a longtime Federal Way resident.Survivors include his wife, Marilyn, of Federal… Continue reading

  • Feb 29, 2004

Richard Packnett

Richard (Dick) E. Packnett, a lifetime resident of Federal Way, died Feb. 19. He was 60.He was born in Tacoma and was a 1961 graduate… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2004

Kenneth Thorstad

Kenneth John Thorstad died Feb. 12. He was 86.He was born to Anton and Sophia Thorstad on June 24, 1917 in Duluth, Minn., where he… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2004

Ruth Aney

Ruth B. Aney of Federal Way died Feb. 11 at Swedish Hospital in Seattle. She was 84.Born Sept. 1, 1919 in Mount Vernon, she married… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2004

Clarence Hebert

Clarence L. Hebert, a longtime Federal Way resident, died Feb. 7 at his home. He was 81.He was born Oct. 25, 1922 in Port Arthur,… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2004

Helen Spaulding

Helen Louise Spaulding died Jan. 31 in Federal Way.She was 97.She was born in Sheridan, Wyo., and graduated from high school at the age of… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2004

Frank Wing

Frank J. Wing Sr. died Jan. 27 in Mesa, Ariz. He was 73.He was born in Chicago, Ill. on April 19, 1930 .Survivors include a… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2004

Harvey Litt Sr.

Harvey Litt Sr. died Jan. 26 at his home in Federal Way, where he was a 29-year resident. He was 72.Born March 3, 1931 in… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2004

Lloyd Thacker

Lloyd Arthur Thacker died Jan. 22 at Hallmark Manor. He was 78.He was born Aug. 2, 1925, and was a Federal Way resident since 1972.… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2004

Robert Clarke

Robert G. (Bob) Clarke died Jan. 13 at his home in Federal Way.He was 61.Survivors include his sons, Ronald Clarke, James Clarke and Allen Clarke;… Continue reading

  • Jan 13, 2004

Thomas Bowie

Thomas Gavin Bowie, 87, died Dec. 29 in Federal Way. He was born Feb. 13, 1916 in Galveston, Texas.Survivors include his wife Marie; children Thomas… Continue reading

  • Dec 29, 2003

Jordan Elzinga

Jordan Sietse Elzinga of Federal Way died Dec. 20. He was 19.He was born Nov. 29, 1984 in Hoensbroek, Netherlands. He attended Holy Trinity Lutheran… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2003