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Jeffrey Van Dusen
Jeffrey Van Dusen

LONGVIEW — Jeffrey (Jeff) Van Dusen died Nov. 9, 2018 at the age of 54 in Longview, Washington. Jeffrey was born Oct. 9, 1964, in Tacoma, Washington. He moved to the Peninsula area about the age of 17 to work on fishing boats and settled in...

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Franziska Valentine

ASTORIA — Franziska Valentine, 91, of Knappton, died in Astoria, Oct. 29, 2018. A service will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 11:30 a.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church, 451 34th Street, in Astoria. Ocean View Funeral & Cremation Service of...

Dorothy (Busse) McClure
Dorothy (Busse) McClure

PORTLAND — Dorothy Mary (Busse) McClure, 88, died on Oct. 19, 2018, in Portland. She was born in Portland, Oregon Dec. 31, 1929 to Robert and Elida (Erickson) Busse at home in the house her dad built and is still standing. As an infant the...

Mikel Ingels

RAYMOND — Mikel Ingels, 79, a resident of the Peninsula the past 13 years, died Nov. 1, 2018 in Raymond, Washington. Her complete obituary will appear later.

Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Donald L. Lorentsen

SOUTH BEND — Donald Leonard Lorentsen, a lifelong resident of Pacific County, passed away Saturday, Oc. 20, 2018, at Willapa Harbor Hospital in South Bend. He was 81.

Don was born Nov. 25, 1936 in Raymond, Washington to Leonard and Tenne...

Gene M. Klingler

OCEAN PARK — Gene M. Klingler, 78, passed away on Oct. 12, 2018, in Ocean Park. Gene was born April 11, 1939, in Seattle. He was the first born to Clifton Marette Klingler and Beulah May Herting.

Gene had eight siblings: Don Klingler,...

Death Notice: Helen Bailey

LONG BEACH — Helen R. Bailey, 90, died at her Long Beach residence on October 29, 2018 with her family at her side. She was a 71-year resident of the Peninsula.

A complete obituary will appear later. Her guestbook is available at...

Obituary: William “Bill” Wuorinen
Obituary: William “Bill” Wuorinen

ILWACO — William Victor “Bill” Wuorinen, 88, passed away on Oct. 20, 2018 in Ilwaco. Bill was born Sept. 11, 1930, to parents Victor and Laura (Anderson) Wuorinen in South Bend. He spent his early life in the Deep River Logging...

Patricia Pellerin
Patricia Pellerin

ILWACO — In the early morning hours of Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, Patricia “Patti” Bateman Pellerin had a massive stroke and died after battling Parkinson’s disease and congestive heart Failure for nearly 20 years.

Obituary: Rick Quentin Smith
Obituary: Rick Quentin Smith

OLYMPIA — Rick Quentin Smith, 65, passed away on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, in Olympia, Wash. He was born Nov. 12, 1952, in Yakima, Wash., to Robert Quentin Smith and Nancy Ruth Smith (McFarland).

He married Beverly Kiehn in Chehalis, Wash.,...

Obituary: Sidney Sparks
Obituary: Sidney Sparks

PORTLAND — Sidney Sparks died in Portland, Oregon, on July 9, 2018. He was born on April 26, 1957, to parents Patricia and Chester Sparks. He was one of eight siblings.

He graduated Jefferson High School in Portland, Oregon. After...

Obituary: Frank Woodward III
Obituary: Frank Woodward III

CALIFORNIA — Frank Woodward III died Oct. 8, 2018, at the age of 65 in Livermore, California. Frank was born Sept. 28, 1953, in San Diego, California, to Frank and Leona Woodward. He graduated from Newark High (CA) in 1971. He joined the U.S.

Obituary: Kaytlynn (Kayti) Kleber
Obituary: Kaytlynn (Kayti) Kleber

PORTLAND — Kaytlynn Natasha-Irene Kleber passed away Oct. 13, 2018, in the loving arms of her parents Penni and Forest Kleber.

Kaytlynn was born in Portland, Oregon, and considered Portland their hometown. Born on Jan. 3, 2002, Kayti...

Death notice: David V. Marsh

LONG BEACH — Lifelong Long Beach resident David Marsh, 59, died at his residence on Oct. 19, 2018. Arrangements for a memorial service are pending and will be announced. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.