Obituaries

Edward Daley Rasmussen Sr.

22 December 1937 - 13 January 2021

Edward Daley Rasmussen Sr. died on January 13, 2021 in Livermore, California surrounded by his seven children. Ed was born on December 22, 1937, and grew up in Redding, Connecticut.

Marion Wier DeFord

6 November 1927 - 2 January 2021

Marion Wier Rich DeFord, age 93, passed away peacefully at home on January 2, 2021, surrounded by family. She was born November 6, 1927 in San Angelo, Texas to John L. Wier and Mabel Alice Perkins Wier.

James Tidwell

6 November 1947 - 31 December 2020

We will remember James David Tidwell as a fine scholar, a beloved teacher, and an outstanding athlete. More than anything, he loved a good discussion on topics ranging from Existentialism to the Detroit Lions.

Jack Lawson Richardson

29 December 2020

Mr. Jack Lawson Richardson, beloved husband of 42 years of Wanda Jordan Richardson, made the last steps of his journey to meet his heavenly Father on Tuesday, December 29, 2020.

Reggie McClung

12 June 1925 - 29 December 2020

Reggie McClung was born on June 12, 1925 in West Monroe, Louisiana. He passed away at his home on Lake Samish on December 29th, 2020, on what would have been the 70th anniversary of his marriage with his beloved Betty.

Henry Joseph Gray Jr.

20 April 1950 - 27 December 2020

Henry "Henny" Joseph Gray, Jr., age 70, of Chesapeake City, MD, passed away on Sunday, December 27, 2020. He was born on April 20, 1950 in Wilmington, DE to the late Henry Joseph Gray, Sr. and Jean Marie (Ahern) Gray.

Graeme Doughty

26 February 1938 - 27 December 2020

Graeme Doughty passed away peacefully in his home, on Sunday, December 27, 2020, surrounded by his loving family. Graeme was born February 26, 1938 in Fielding, New Zealand to the late, Chap and Barbara (Pendelton) Doughty.

Jim Elson

27 December 2020

My father Jim Elson passed away peacefully early Sunday morning, December 27th, 2020. He leaves behind his beautiful bride Ruselle, my sister and I, and seven grandchildren.

Benjamin David James

29 May 1929 - 27 December 2020

Benjamin David James - Bell Canada Comptrollers - Retired Passed away on December 27, 2020 at Elisabeth Bruyere Hospital in his 92nd year. He was a fifth generation Canadian of Irish ancestry, descended from pioneer Canadian settlers who emigrated from County Wicklow, Ireland, to Lanark Township, in Lanark County, Eastern Ontario in 1820.

Shaikh Mohammad Ahmad

24 December 2020

Shaikh Mohammad Ahmad was born in a modest Muslim household in Delhi, India. His childhood years in his beloved Delhi were ingrained in his heart. He migrated to Pakistan with his family in 1947.

James Washburn

8 June 1939 - 21 December 2020

James "Jim" Washburn passed away on December 21, 2020, after a valiant 7 year battle with melanoma. Jim was born on June 8, 1939, in Longmont, Colorado, but spent the majority of his first 8 years in Iowa, including a year and a half at a Catholic boarding school.

Mary Morgan Atkinson

1 November 1956 - 20 December 2020

Mary Morgan Atkinson, 64, Passed away December 20, 2020. She was born November 1, 1956 to Ivor and Loretta Morgan in Dharan, Saudi Arabia. Her father was a doctor for the Aramco Company and also treated members of the Saudi royal family.