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.

Monday, May 13, 2019

ILWACO — Kristina Marie Russmun, 61, born in Hawaii and resident of Ilwaco, passed away May 10, 2019. Arrangements held with Brown’s Funeral Home. Call 360-834-3692 for information.

VANCOUVER — Long Beach native Dean Slagle, 64, died at his home in Vancouver, Washington on May 9, 2019. Arrangements are pending. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com

ILWACO — Ilwaco resident Anita L. Lewis, 72, died peacefully on May 10, 2019 at her residence with her husband Spencer at her side. There will be a private family service. Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Tuesday, May 07, 2019

OCEAN PARK — Frances W. Smith, a 17-year resident of Ocean Park, died April 26, 2019, in Ilwaco. No service will be held at her request. Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

PORTLAND — Long Beach resident Carol Thomas, 72, died in Portland, Oregon on May 5, 2019. There will be a complete obituary later, with private services. Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

VANCOUVER — Ocean Park resident Cherril Granlund, 82, died April 27, 2019 in Vancouver. Funeral will be held at Penttila's Chapel with burial at Ocean Park Cemetery. Time and date to be announced and will be available along with her guestbook at www.penttilaschapel.com.

VANCOUVER — Longtime Peninsula resident Shirley Wright, 93, died in Vancouver on April 28, 2019. Final arrangements are pending. Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Monday, April 29, 2019

LAFAYETTE — Tom Sagmiller, a 1973 graduate of Ilwaco High School, died at home in Lafayette, California on April 27, 2019. An obituary will be published later.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

VANCOUVER — Seaview resident Fred Molsby, 71, died in Vancouver on April 14, 2019. He was a 20-year resident of the Peninsula and a veteran of the U.S. Army. No formal local service. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.h

PORTLAND — Howard Hildebrandt, 65, a resident of Seaview the past three years, died of natural causes in Portland on April 16, 2019. Howard had requested no local service. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Monday, April 15, 2019

LONGVIEW — Cynthia Alison Foley, 66, of Ilwaco, died Saturday, April 13, 2019, at St. John Medical Center. Columbia Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

Monday, April 01, 2019

ILWACO — Lifelong Long Beach resident Mark D. Clarke, 61, died in Ilwaco on March 25, 2019 of natural causes. A complete life story will be published later. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Monday, March 25, 2019

LONGVIEW — Naselle resident Ruth E. Anderson, 90, died in Longview on March 22, 2019, one day after the death of her husband Walt. Private family graveside service will be held. Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

NASELLE — Walter “Walt” Anderson, 94, died at his Naselle residence on March 21, 2019. He was a 60-year resident of the local area. Private family graveside services will be held. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

BELLINGHAM — Lois E. (Torppa) Byrd, 87, a former resident of Naselle, died in Bellingham, Washington on March 21, 2019.

LONG BEACH — Brett Anthony Prest passed peacefully on March 11, 2019. He was born in Long Beach in May 1959 to Donald and Jean Prest.

Friday, March 22, 2019

PORTLAND — Gregg A. Stefonek of Long Beach, Wash. passed away on March 8, 2019 in a Portland hospital. He was born June 5, 1961 in Longview, Wash. to Jack and Rita Stefonek. He leaves behind his mother Rita, sister Maureen Kaut (Don), brother John (Deb), niece Miranda and nephew Zack, son Je…

Friday, March 15, 2019
Monday, March 11, 2019

PORTLAND — Margaret Rose Grundy, 83, died peacefully Feb. 22, 2019 at her home with family by her side. Margaret was born April 20, 1935 in Pinedale, Wyoming, the daughter of Joseph and Sophie Rom.

OCEAN PARK — Ocean Park resident Judy McIntyre, 76, died at her home on March 2, 2019, with her family who cared for her at her side. A complete obituary will be published later. Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

ASTORIA — A fourth generation native of Naselle, Ronald Marvin Paavola, 86, died February 22, 2019 in Astoria. His obituary will be published at a later date. His guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

OCEAN PARK — Ocean Park resident Judy McIntyre, 76, died at her home on March 2, 2019, with her family who cared for her at her side. A complete obituary will appear later. Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Monday, February 25, 2019
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

OCEAN PARK — Ocean Park resident Marian Rogers, 91, died at her residence on Jan. 19, 2019. No service will be held at her request. Her guestbook is available at www.penttilaschapel.com.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

VANCOUVER — Sue Williamson, 80, a former resident of the Peninsula, died in Vancouver on Jan. 7, 2019. Memorial service Sat., Jan. 19, at 1 p.m., at Ocean Park Community Church. Her guestbook is at www.penttilaschapel.com.

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