Lisa Marie Brimmer peacefully passed away October 8, 2001 at the
University of Washington Medical Center. Lisa was born July 16, 1976 in
Bellingham, WA. She graduated from Blaine High School in 1994 where she enjoyed playing the clarinet in the school band, attended college for two
years, graduated from Seattle Massage School in Seattle and became a
certified massage therapist. Lisa loved to spend time with her friends, family
and her cat, driving her Mustang, listening to music, hiking, camping,
exercising at the gym and was always ready to play a hot game on Monopoly!
Lisa had a warm and generous heart and smile for everyone she met and she loved her nurses (too many to name). Lisa bravely fought leukemia for 21 months. Lisa is survived by her parents, Steve and Sara Brimmer, her
sisters Margie and Kaitlyn; brother-in-law, Troy Harriman; nephew, Tyler,
grandmothers, Mary Brimmer and Elinor Blakely; best friend Tracy, and many wonderful aunts, uncles and cousins. A service of Remembrance was held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 14, 2001, in the Performing Arts Center in Blaine. Memorials maybe made to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue, North, LY-120, P.O. Box 19024, Seattle, WA. 98109-1024, Attn: Rachelle McCallum. The arrangements and services are under the direction of The Jerns-McKinney Funeral Chapel of Blaine
John Glennville Bradley, 80 of Custer, passed away on October 21,
2001 at Lynden Christian Health Care. Mr. Bradley was born April 27, 1921 in Huntington, WV to Ellis and Alverna (Clary) Bradley. He grew up across the street from Emma Ruth Hicks and they married in 1939. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1944 to 1946, was a truck driver for Bigge Truck Co. of CA for 25 years and was Operations Manger for L.B. Foster in Hayward, CA. He moved to Whatcom County in 1972 and owned the Shanty Town Tavern in Blaine. His wife Emma died in October of 1999. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, David and Charlotte Bradley of Custer, his sister, three grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. A funeral service, officiated by his Grandson Rev. Nate Bacon, was held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 24, 2001, in the Jerns-McKinney Funeral Chapel in Blaine followed by burial, with full military honors by the American Legion Post #86, in the Greenacres Cemetery. Arrangements and services are by the Jerns-McKinney Funeral Chapel of Blaine
Arthur Joseph Stehle, age 82, of Everett, passed away October 17,
2001. A former Blaine resident, Mr. Stehle was a member of the Mason
Lodge in Edmonds and Past Master of Kulshan Lodge #186 F&AM of Blaine.
He enjoyed fishing in Puget Sound, lake fishing and had a large stamp
collection. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Joseph and Carol
Stehle of Lynnwood, two brothers, one sister, four grandchildren, two great
grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. A Graveside Service, officiated by Donald Walter, Pastor Emeritus, was held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 21, 2001, at Enterprise Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Society, P.O. Box 4104, Bellingham, WA, 98227. The arrangements are by the Jerns Funeral Chapel and On-Site Crematorium of Bellingham.