Linda Rae (Hausske) Willits

Linda Rae (Hausske) Willits passed away peacefully with family by her side on November 5, 2017 after a valiant and courageous 4 year battle with cancer. Linda was a wife, mother, nana, friend, confidante, caregiver and true saint. She made everyone feel special and would work endless hours cooking, decorating and creating the most memorable…

Edward Morriss, with celebration of life Dec. 16

Edward Theodore Morriss, 80, of Mukilteo, passed into glory in the loving arms of his wife Linda on November 6, 2017. Ed is survived by his wife Linda Nelson Morriss, his three sons — Kevin Morriss, Myrick Morriss (Shelly) and Erik Morriss — and five grandchildren. A Celebration of Life service is planned for Saturday,…

Ron B. Thody, past Edmonds Yacht Club Commodore

Ron was born April 12, 1933 in Seattle, and died on Oct. 13, 2017 from lung cancer. Ron is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Marita; children: Richard (Coqui), Debra Curry (Michael), Greg; seven grandchildren; and his sister Jann Smith (Myron) and her family. He was preceded in death by his son, John….

Stanley Krahn, retired Mountlake Terrace PD captain

Stanley Alvin Krahn 08/30/1926 – 10/20/2017 On October 20, 2017 – Stan Krahn of Mountlake Terrace was reunited with the love of his life – his wife Jeanne. Born August 30, 1926 in Seattle, to Clara Marie (Trautmann) and Ernst Hermann “Alfred” Krahn. He graduated from Ballard High School and joined the family Piano Tuning…

Bunny Hammersla, Edmonds artist and former gallery owner

Born Carol Mae Gillett in Gary, Indiana, on Sept. 19, 1925, Bunny Hammersla died peacefully in Seattle on October 11, 2017, after a brief illness. Her father’s work with Standard Oil took the family around the Great Lakes, so she was raised in Michigan, Minnesota, Illinois, and Wisconsin. After Bunny graduated from high school in…

Shari Storm Rollin, long-time Edmonds Library employee

Shari Storm Rollin passed quietly in her sleep July 15. Shari was born May 20, 1950 in Berkeley, Calif. and grew up in her family’s home in Lake Tahoe, Nev. As a teenager, Shari lived in New Delhi, India where she had the opportunity to experience a different culture and develop her strong sense of…

Obituary: William Edward Heymann, Jr.

William Edward Heymann Jr. (Bill), of Lynnwood, passed away on July 20, 2017 in the loving home of his daughter in Mountlake Terrace, at the age of 73. Bill was born May 10, 1944 in Brooklyn, New York to William Heymann Sr. and Elizabeth Tackney. He joined the Air Force in 1965 and is a…

Obituary: Susan Emerson Gould, former state senator and school board member

A memorial service will be held March 31 in Edmonds for former Edmonds School Board member and State Senator Susan Emerson Gould, who died Thursday, March 9, 2017. According to our online news partner The Seattle Times, Ms. Gould was born on Aug. 9, 1929, to Ralph and Florence Emerson in Seattle. After attending Whitman…

Obituary: Douglas Ivar Kerley

The Snohomish County Republican Party (SCRP) announces the passing of Doug Kerley, a resident of Lynnwood, a valued friend, patriot and long-standing Precinct Committee Officer. He passed away after a car accident on July 17, 2016. The SCRP Chair, Billye Brooks-Sebastiani recalls, “Doug faithfully attended meetings, wrote letters to the editor, crossed the state with candidate…

Obituary: Arthur F. Stamey, DDS

Arthur F. Stamey, DDS April 19, 1928 – July 5, 2016 Arthur Frederick Alexander Stamey, Jr., DDS, passed away peacefully on July 5, 2016 in Seattle at the age of 88. He was born in Seattle on April 19, 1928 to Arthur and Lucy (Beasley) Stamey, and resided in Seattle and Edmonds for the rest…