Obituaries

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

Arthur King

Arthur J. King Jr. died Dec. 27 at Auburn Regional Medical Center in Auburn. He was 83.Born Nov. 12, 1919 in Vashon, he graduated from… Continue reading

  • Jan 4, 2003

Howard Hicks

Howard E. Hicks of Federal Way died on Dec. 23, 2002. He was 69.He was born Nov. 18, 1933 in Superior, Wis., and was a… Continue reading

  • Jan 4, 2003

Robert Ellison

Dr. Robert (Bob) Ellison died Dec. 31, 2002 in Federal Way. He was 75.He was born to Ellen and Ed Ellison on July 20, 1927,… Continue reading

  • Dec 31, 2002

Elinor Harris

Former Federal Way resident Elinor Claire (McCaskill) Harris died Dec. 7 at Linden Grove Nursing Home in Puyallup, where she had lived since July 2002.She… Continue reading

  • Dec 7, 2002

Gerard Vanderlinde

Gerard “Gerry” Vanderlinde died in December at his home in Federal Way. He was 65.Vanderlinde, the youngest son of H.R.H. Princess (Raden Ayu) Paryem and… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2002

Marie Mickle

Marie Mickle, 87, died Nov. 29 at her home in Federal Way.She was born April 9, 1915, in Lincoln, Neb., and married Harold R. Mickle… Continue reading

  • Nov 29, 2002

Ruth Peltier

Ruth Rhoda Peltier died Nov. 18 at her Auburn West Hill home. She was 84.Born Jan. 7, 1918 in Aberdeen, she was a 65-year resident… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2002

Robert Burns

Robert Ž“BobŽ” D. Burns died Oct. 29. He was 73.Born Feb. 28, 1929, he was a Federal Way resident since 1962.He was a meat market… Continue reading

  • Oct 29, 2002

Alfred McVay

Alfred “Al” McVay, 96, died Oct. 28 in Federal Way.He was a resident at Life Care Center.He was born Oct. 20, 1906 in St. Paul,… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2002

Danielle Hidalgo

Former Federal Way resident Danielle Hidalgo of New Britain, Conn., died Oct. 20 at Hartford Hospital. She was 22.Born in New York City, she lived… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2002

Connie Britt

Connie Colleen Cook Britt of Federal Way died Oct. 19 in Bellevue. She was 50.Born Dec. 9, 1951 in Seattle, she was a lifetime Federal… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2002