Obituaries

Richard Ferris

Richard Stanley Ferris Sr, a longtime Federal Way resident, died April 17 at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle. He was 60.He was born Oct. 14,… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2003

John Lewis Hall

John Lewis Hall of Auburn West Hill died April 1 in Renton. He was 71.Born on May 24, 1931 in Seattle to Charles and Lola… Continue reading

  • Apr 1, 2003

Joseph Gunderson

Joseph Marvin Gunderson of Federal Way died March 26 at Hallmark Manor.He was 74.He was born Sept. 9, 1928 in Portland, Ore., and married LaVerne… Continue reading

  • Mar 26, 2003

Helen Smith

Former Federal Way resident Helen Margaret Lupinski Smith died March 21 in Bellevue. She was 72.Born April 15, 1930 in Mataway, N.J., she lived in… Continue reading

  • Mar 21, 2003

Joy Gorham

Joy Gorham, a former Federal Way resident, died March 21 in Tonasket. She was 65.She was born to Edith and Benjamin Singer on July 9,… Continue reading

  • Mar 21, 2003

Lois Cox

Lois K. Cox of Auburn West Hill died March 19 in Federal Way. She was 71.Born Nov. 13, 1931 in Athens, Ohio, she was a… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2003

Nellie Bradshaw

Nellie G. Bradshaw of Federal Way died March 2 in Cle Elum. She was 74.Born April 25, 1928 in Fertile, Minn., she graduated with a… Continue reading

  • Mar 2, 2003

Maria Hebert

Maria Hebert died Feb. 21 at her home in Federal Way. She was 85.She was born June 6, 1918 in Eugendorf, Austria, and married Clarence… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2003

Daniel Fitzgerald

Longtime Federal Way resident Daniel P. Fitzgerald died Feb. 27 in Sumner, his home of two years. He was 68.He was born to Daniel and… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2003

Floyd Baker

Floyd Warren Baker died Feb. 27. He was 76.Born June 9, 1926 in Tacoma, he graduated in 1943 from Stadium High School in Tacoma and… Continue reading

  • Feb 27, 2003

Yang-ja Lee Lindgren

Yang-ja Lee Lindgren died Feb. 22. She was 60.Her Korean parents were living in Manchuria, China when she was born on July 31, 1942. She… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2003

Jeffrey Nickell-Carlisle

Jeffrey Nickell-Carlisle died Feb. 17 at Tacoma General Hospital. He was 35.He was born July 27, 1967 in Bellevue, grew up in Federal Way and… Continue reading

  • Feb 17, 2003

Eugene Rehfeld

Longtime Federal Way resident Eugene Oliver Rehfeld died Feb. 15 in Bellevue. He was 86.Born Aug. 19, 1916 in Dilworth, Minn. to Edward and Esther… Continue reading

  • Feb 15, 2003

Jean Sumney

Jean Bernice Stembridge Sumney died Feb. 13 in Auburn. She was 85.She was born to Arthur Cruse and Mary Elizabeth Phillips on Oct. 14, 1917… Continue reading

  • Feb 13, 2003

Mary “Linda” Powers

Mary “Linda” W. Powers died Feb. 9 in Federal Way. She was 90.Born to Charles and Jane Wyckoff on May 3, 1912 in Clinton, Conn.,… Continue reading

  • Feb 9, 2003

Everett Olson

Everett G. Olson, 80, died Jan. 26 in Tacoma.He was born on Feb. 8, 1922 in Almont, N.D., to Hazel and Trygve Olson. He lived… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2003

Kenneth Sherwood

Kenneth G. Sherwood died Jan. 13 in Federal Way. He was 89.He was preceded in death by his wife, Alice, in 1991, and is survived… Continue reading

  • Jan 13, 2003

Leona Ramsay

Leona J. Clemens Ramsay died Jan. 11 in Federal Way, her home of nearly 40 years. She was 79.She was born July 11, 1923 in… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2003

Joseph Hobson

Former Federal Way resident Joseph Nelson Hobson died Jan. 8, 2003 at a hospice in Longview. He was 80.Born Sept. 27, 1922 in Plaza, N.D.,… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2003