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January 31, 2015
Doris Sorrels was born on July 27, 1923, on a family farm near Story City, Iowa, which her Norwegian ancestors had homesteaded before the Civil War.

January 2, 2015
Lynn Ann Higgins (Larimer) 55, of Vaughn, WA. passed into God's Kingdom on the afternoon of December 22nd, 2014 at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Gig Harbor.

December 9, 2014
Robert Orwin Davidson, 68, died Oct. 21 in Tacoma.

December 9, 2014
Jacqueline M. Deacon (Jackie) died at her Anchorage home Oct. 6, 2014. She was 79.

December 9, 2014
Doug Joyner, 70, died at his home on Nov. 19. He and his wife, Suzanne, lived in the Palmer Lake area for several years before moving to Puyallup in 2013.

December 9, 2014
Richard (Ric) Bruce Michaelson, born June 18, 1947 in Tacoma, passed Nov. 14 in Joshua Tree, Calif.

September 3, 2014
Gladys Mae (Urch Kamke) Keating, April 2, 1929 - July 17, 2014.

October 1, 2006
Rhys Wood left a deep mark on his community, always finding ways to serve others.