Friday, January 17, 2020

LONG BEACH — Richard Carter, 91, a resident of the Peninsula the past 68 years, died at his residence on Jan. 11, 2020. There will not be a service at his request. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

KLIPSAN — Frank Thomas Zubal has passed away on Jan. 6, 2020. He was living at Golden Sands Assisted Living facility. Frank was born in Walsenburg, Colorado on Aug. 19, 1926. He is survived by his sons, Frank R. (wife Kathy) Zubal, Fred L. Zubal and daughter Janeen and Marlin Wilson. He has …

PORTLAND — Ocean Park resident Judith Whitaker, 69, died in Portland on Jan. 9, 2020. Her memorial service is pending at Penttila’s Chapel and her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Monday, January 13, 2020

NASELLE — A memorial service for Gib Haataia will be held on Saturday, Jan. 18, at 12:30 p.m., at the Naselle Assembly of God Church with a reception following. His guestbook at www.penttilaschapel.com.

ILWACO — A 59-year resident of the Peninsula, Margery F. Jeffers, 76, passed at her Ilwaco residence on Jan. 8, 2020. Her husband Richard was at her side. No service will be held at her request. A complete obituary will be published later and her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Tuesday, January 07, 2020
Friday, January 03, 2020

ASTORIA — Mildred Ziak of Astoria, Oregon , formerly of Naselle, Washington, died in Astoria on Dec. 29, 2019, at the age of 99.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

William “Bill” CuttingILWACO — A lifelong resident of Ilwaco, Bill Cutting, 90, died at his residence on Dec. 28, 2019. A complete obituary will be published later. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Monday, December 16, 2019
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Tuesday, December 03, 2019
Monday, November 25, 2019

OCEAN PARK — William "Kerry" Troxel, 61, died at his Ocean Park residence on Nov. 22, 2019. He was a three-year Peninsula resident. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

OCEAN PARK — A Celebration of Life is planned for Kristina Russum on Dec. 7 at 2 p.m. at Peninsula Baptist Church in Ocean Park. Kris loved The Seahawks. Seahawks attire is suggested. Please join the family after the service for a Tailgating Party. All are welcome.

Monday, November 18, 2019
Tuesday, November 12, 2019

OCEAN PARK — Long-time area resident Joyce Bell, 78, died at her Ocean Park residence on Nov. 8, 2019, with her family at her side. Private family services will be held. Her life story will be available later and her guestbook is available at www.penttilachapel.com.

ASTORIA — Lifelong Naselle resident Marlene F. Wiitala, 85, died in Astoria on Nov. 8, 2019. A memorial service will be announced later along with her life story. Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

NASELLE — A 36-year resident of Naselle, Walt Christensen, 82, died at home on Nov. 4, 2019. Service are pending in Vancouver, Washington. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Monday, November 04, 2019
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Tuesday, October 22, 2019

PORTLAND — Ilwaco resident Alan M. Johnson, 81, a life-long area resident, died in Portland on October 16, 2019. Funeral service is pending at the Naselle Assembly of God Church with burial at Peaceful Hill Cemetery. Complete obituary and details will be published later. His guestbook is ava…

Monday, October 21, 2019

OCEAN PARK — Floyd Poe passed away peacefully in his home on Oct. 5, 2019 after a short battle with cancer.

Monday, September 23, 2019

LONGIVEW — Donna L. Kopplien, 90, former long-time resident of Long Beach, passed away on Sept. 15, 2019 in Longview, Washington. A full obituary and service information will be published at a later date.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

BOISE — Dena Ramona (Spencer) Hughes, a longtime Ilwaco resident was born July 30, 1931, and died in Boise, Idaho on Sept. 5, 2019, of natural causes.

Tuesday, September 03, 2019

ASTORIA — Esther L. Hansen, 102, a resident of Chinook, died in Astoria on Sept. 2, 2019. Funeral service is pending at the Naselle Assembly of God with burial at Ilwaco Cemetery. Complete service details and obituary will be available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Wednesday, August 21, 2019

LONGVIEW — Walter E. (Ben) Zinser, Sept. 24, 1936 to Aug. 9, 2019, will have a memorial at the Klipson Senior Center on Sept. 1, 2019 at 11 a.m.

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Monday, August 12, 2019

ILWACO — James “Jimmy” Edward Carraher passed away Aug. 6, 2019, in Ilwaco. He was a longtime resident of the Peninsula. There will be no memorial and his ashes will be spread at sea. Arrangements are by Penttila’s Chapel by The Sea, Long Beach.

Thursday, August 08, 2019

OCEAN PARK — Michael Hall died July 11, 2019, in Ocean Park. A celebration of his life will be held at Family Worship Center in Ocean Park at 10 a.m., with a reception following 11:30 a.m. at the Moose Lodge at 25915 U St, Ocean Park.

Monday, August 05, 2019

OCEAN PARK — Gerald Blanchard 73, an Ocean Park resident, passed at home Aug 2, 2019. Arrangements are pending. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

OCEAN PARK — Steven Dvorak , 67, passed away at his Ocean Park home after a courageous battle with cancer on July 27, 2019. Arrangements are by Penttila's Chapel by The Sea.

LONG BEACH — Friends and family will gather on Aug. 3 at 4 p.m., at the Long Beach Elks Lodge, located at 110 Pacific Avenue, for a celebration of life for David Marsh, 59, a third generation resident of the Peninsula, who died at his Long Beach residence on Oct. 19, 2018.

Friday, July 26, 2019

VADER — Charles Eugene Caldwell, 56, passed away on July 8, 2019, at his home in Vader, Washington. He is survived by his wife, Tina; three children; his sister, Mary; six grandchildren; and his wife’s parents, Tony and Fran Curtis of Ocean Park. A celebration of life will be held in Longvie…

Monday, July 22, 2019

GIG HARBOR — Kevin J. “Chico” Bredfield, 57, died July 16, 2019 at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Gig Harbor, Washington, following a lengthy and difficult illness. A memorial service celebrating his life will be held Saturday, Aug. 10, at noon, at the Peninsula Church Center in Seaview. A recept…

Friday, July 19, 2019

BAY CENTER — John A. McCulloch, a Bay Center resident, passed away in the early hours of Monday, July 1, 2019 at the Willapa Harbor Hospital in South Bend. He was 78 when he passed away.

Monday, July 15, 2019

SEAVIEW — Lifelong resident Shirley Wright’s memorial service will be Saturday, July 20, at 1 p.m., at Ocean Beach Presbyterian Church in Seaview with a reception following.

Monday, July 08, 2019

David Whitemarsh, 57, died in Nome, Alaska on July 4, 2019. Details as available will be published later along with a complete obituary.

OCEAN PARK — Jack Worrell, 85, a resident of the Peninsula the past 14 years, died in Ocean Park on July 5, 2019.

PORTLAND — Lee Edwin Tidrick, 53, passed away on July 3, 2019, in Portland, Oregon. The Tidricks lived on the Peninsula for some time and at one time owned a cranberry bog here. Lee was a graduate of Ilwaco High School and attended Washington State University. He is survived by his mother, D…

VANCOUVER — Ocean Park resident Gloria Hellard, 73, passed away on July 2, 2019, in Vancouver, Wash. A service will be held on July 19 at 2 p.m. at Peninsula Baptist Church, located at 23802 Pacific Way in Ocean Park.

Monday, July 01, 2019

LONG BEACH — Long Beach resident Frank Glenn III, 76, died at his residence on June 28, 2019, with his family at his side. A complete obituary and service details available next week, and his guestbook is available at Penttila’s Chapel by The Sea website at www.penttilaschapel.com.

LONG BEACH — Mardell R. Bullis, 65, a 52-year resident of the Peninsula, died at her Long Beach residence on June 30, 2019. A full obituary will be published later. Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

SALEM — Long time Naselle resident Carole Alves, 77, died in Salem, Oregon on June 23, 2019, with her family at her side.

Monday, June 17, 2019

ILWACO — Bart Hawkins, 63, a resident of the local area the past 17 years, died in Ilwaco on June 17, 2019. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Tuesday, June 04, 2019

SPRING HILL, FL — Former Ocean Park resident 1995-2006, Lynnie (Hancock) Roberson, 67, born July 9, 1951, died peacefully with her loving husband, Larry, by her side on May 30, 2019.

Monday, May 20, 2019

OCEAN PARK — A 41-year resident of the Peninsula, Barbara A. Shepard, 81, died peacefully at her Ocean Park residence on May 15, 2019. Private family services will be held. Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

ASTORIA — Naselle resident Earlene F. Mattson, 90, died in Astoria on May 13, 2019. Arrangements are pending and her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.