Obituaries

Andrew Fink

Andrew J. Fink of Federal Way died Oct. 10. He was 83.He was born Oct. 4, 1919 in Great Falls, Mont. He moved to Michigan… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2002

James Coston

James Henry Coston of Federal Way died Oct. 10. He was 95.He was born Feb. 18, 1907, in Suffolk, Va. to John Henry and Sallie… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2002

William Bolam

Longtime Federal Way resident William H. Bolam died Oct. 8 in Las Vegas, Nev. He was 65.He was born May 7, 1937 in Kellogg, Idaho,… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2002

Carl Carlisle

Carl “Don” Carlisle died Oct. 7 at his home in Redondo. He was 85.Born Nov. 20, 1916, in Puyallup, he was a 51-year resident of… Continue reading

  • Oct 7, 2002

Patrick Hoban

Patrick Terrence Hoban died of cancer Oct. 5. He was 62.Born Oct. 3, 1940, in Tacoma, he was a graduate of Bellarmine Preparatory and Central… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2002

Juanita Tirrell

Juanita Tirrell died Oct. 1. She was 75.She was born Oct. 21, 1926, and was a 25-year resident of Federal Way.She was a secretary for… Continue reading

  • Oct 1, 2002

Oscar Kvamme

Longtime Fife resident Oscar Kvamme died Oct. 1. He was 97. Born July 30, 1905 in Bergen, Norway, he came to the Puget Sound area… Continue reading

  • Oct 1, 2002

John Awad

John Ayad Awad died Sept. 30 at Tacoma General Hospital. He was 68.Born Oct. 31, 1933 in Cairo, Egypt, he was a 34-year Federal Way… Continue reading

  • Sep 30, 2002

Rebecca Jung

Rebecca Lynn “Becky” Jung died Aug. 19 at North Auburn Rehabilitation & Health Care Center in Auburn. she was 43.Born June 8, 1959 in Renton,… Continue reading

  • Aug 19, 2002

Neil Doyle

Neil O’Connor Doyle of Federal Way died Aug. 17. He was 66.Born in Markham, he lived in Alaska before settling in Federal Way. He was… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2002

Lola Basinski

Lola M. Basinski of Redondo died Aug. 7. She was 74.She was born March 4, 1928, in Westbrook, Maine. She attended Kelso High School and… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2002

Earl Henderson

Earl Vernon Henderson, a former Federal Way and Auburn resident, died Aug. 3 in Scottsdale, Ariz. He was 94.Born Dec. 1, 1907, in Round Lake,… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2002

Shirley Murray

Shirley S. Murray, 81, died Aug. 3 after a prolonged illness.She was a 50-year resident of the Star Lake community in Kent, a 27-year employee… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2002

Jeffrey Hindman

Jeffrey E. Hindman of Shoreline died July 21 in Seattle. He was 38.Born April 29, 1964 in Bellevue, he was a South King County resident… Continue reading

  • Jul 21, 2002

Blanche Boyes

Blanche Milam Boyes died July 16 at Stevens Hospital in Edmonds. She was 95.Born Jan. 9, 1907, in Minot, N.D., she was a longtime resident… Continue reading

  • Jul 16, 2002

Thomas Paul

Thomas Brinson Paul of Federal Way died July 9 at his home. He was 53.Born July 5, 1949 in Richmond, Va., he worked as a… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2002

Benjamin Morris

Benjamin Martin Morris died July 6 in Federal Way. He was 92.Born Feb. 27, 1910, in Port Angeles, he was a lifelong resident of the… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2002

Helen Mossett

Helen A. Mossett died June 18 in Auburn. She was 83.Born Sept. 6, 1918 in Hillsview, S.D., she was a 15-year Auburn resident, coming from… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2002

Donald Heritage

Donald R. Heritage died June 16 of cancer.Born Dec. 14, 1950 in Aberdeen, he graduated from Auburn High School and served two years in the… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2002

Merrill Smith

Merrill T. Smith died May 21 in Prescott, Ariz.He was 49.Born June 27, 1952, in West Seattle, he was a resident of Federal Way for… Continue reading

  • May 21, 2002