Services Set for C. Richard Hughes

Friday, December 30, 11 a.m., Olga-Doe Bay Cemetery — from Evans Funeral Chapel — Richard Hughes, 84, of Eastsound, Washington, passed peacefully at Providence Hospital, in Everett, Washington, surrounded by his loving family. A Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, December 30, 2016 at Olga-Doe Bay Cemetery, … Continue reading

In Memoriam | Julie Fraser

Saturday, December 10, 1 p.m., Helsell’s Barn — from Caitlan Rivera  — With the love of her husband, children, and stepchildren around her, Julie Fraser’s spirit peacefully passed from her body into the soft pitter patter of evening rain on Sunday, October 30, 2016. Julie was born and raised in … Continue reading

In Memoriam | Megan Harris

Memorial: Monday, November 21, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m., Orcas Senior Center — from Daniel Harris — Megan Harris passed in her sleep on October 9 at the young age of 93 surrounded by family and friends. She was her fiercely independent and humorous self until her final breath, tenaciously living … Continue reading

In Memoriam | Virginia Jensen

— from Pegi Groundwater — Dear Orcas Island Museums Family and Community I am writing this letter to all of you with deep sadness to inform you that Virginia Jensen, long time Museum volunteer, Orcas Islander and our most experienced volunteer historian passed away July 8th. She was undergoing chemotherapy … Continue reading