obit Section

OBIT: Elizabeth Martin Williams, 83; memorial will be Thursday, Nov. 8

OBIT: Elizabeth Martin Williams, 83; memorial will be Thursday, Nov. 8

Elizabeth Williams, 1935 – 2018 Elizabeth Martin Williams, age 83, passed away peacefully September 20, 2018 due to Pulmonary Fibrosis, a chronic and progressive lung disease. She was born August 10,... [Read more]

OBIT: My beloved Mom – Marilyn Jean Schaefer – passed away July 18, 2018

OBIT: My beloved Mom – Marilyn Jean Schaefer – passed away July 18, 2018

By Scott Schaefer (with help from his sisters) Founder/Publisher My beloved Mom – Marilyn Jean (nee Martin) Schaefer – a longtime West Seattle resident, passed away peacefully on July 18, 2018 at... [Read more]

OBITUARY: Local Attorney Michael Ditchik passes away; Memorial Sunday

OBITUARY: Local Attorney Michael Ditchik passes away; Memorial Sunday

Michael Ditchik was born in Freeport, NY on March 31, 1962. He died on November 24, 2015. Mike attended the Wharton School at Penn, received his BA from SUNY Binghamton and his JD from Boston University.... [Read more]

OBITUARY: Patricia Ann Tooke (nee Mola), Longtime Area Resident

OBITUARY: Patricia Ann Tooke (nee Mola), Longtime Area Resident

Patricia (Pat) Ann (Mola) TOOKE (65) Beloved mother and grandmother left this earth on September 24, 2011. She was born in Renton, WA on September 13, 1946.  Grew up in Normandy Park and graduated from... [Read more]

Longtime Burien Doctor John Kennelly Passes Away, Memorial Is Sunday

Longtime Burien Doctor John Kennelly Passes Away, Memorial Is Sunday

Longtime Burien resident John McRae Kennelly, Jr., M.D., passed away at the age of 86 on Aug. 29th, and a memorial for him will be held at 2pm this Sunday, Sept. 12th at the Rainier Golf and Country Club,... [Read more]

Memories Of Burien Books’ Virginia Pearce, 96, Who Passed Away Last Week

Memories Of Burien Books’ Virginia Pearce, 96, Who Passed Away Last Week

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Virginia Pearce, 96, passed away last week. She owned Burien Books and ran it for 50 years, and was a lifelong resident of Three Tree Point.] Story and Photos by Jim Branson Virginia... [Read more]