Richard Anderson

Richard "Rick" Anderson was born in Shelton, Washington on November 27, 1951, and passed away surrounded by family on December 15, 2016, at his home in Parkdale, Oregon. Rick was the son of Sydney Anderson and Ann Barger Anderson.Rick grew up in
Edward Leo Nygard

Edward Leo Nygard died peacefully on January 21, 2017, at the Juneau Pioneer Home. He was 89.Ed was born on June 6, 1927, in Big Sandy, Montana, to Julius and Irma (Tuomi) Nygard. He was the eldest of four children.Ed was raised in Big Sandy,
Robert McNally Walp

Alaska lost a true visionary with the passing of Robert "Bob" McNally Walp on Jan. 26, 2017. Walp, a legendary figure in Alaska telecommunications, was 89 years old. In 1979, Walp and Ron Duncan founded General Communication, Inc. (GCI) with the
Dr. George W. Brown

George W. Brown was born November 21, 1937 in North Carolina a few minutes before his twin brother John. Three hours earlier, his wife had been born in Texas. That journey of "soul mates" was in the making. George graduated from North Carolina State
Norma Jean Burgess McDowell

Norma Jean Burgess, was born January 12, 1931 in Seattle, Washington and passed away November 26th 2016 in Wenatchee, Washington after a long illness. "Jeannie McDowell" was raised in Wenatchee, Washington by her Grandmother, Bertha Dial and her Mom
Ruth Brown Barnes

Ruth Brown's youthful, beautiful spirit was set free on February 3rd, 2017 in Juneau, Alaska after a brief illness. She was 96. Ruth was born on December 3rd, 1920 in Billings, Montana to Sanford and Jennie Barnes. She spent her early years in
Amy G. Nelson

Amy G. Nelson, of Angoon, Eagle's Nest House, passed away January 30, 2017 surrounded by family and friends.Amy was born on November 14, 1937 in Angoon Alaska to William and Martha Nelson. Preceded in death by son, Jonathan Walker, her parents and
Myrtle Vivian Jorgensen Hughes

Myrtle Vivian Jorgensen (Hughes) passed away peacefully January 24, 2017 due to pneumonia complications. Myrtle was born February 16, 1934 in Juneau, AK to her mother Katheryn Annin-off . Due to circumstances, she was raised in The Johnson's
Gloria Mackey Christensen

On December 30, 2016 after more than a year of fighting for her health Gloria Ann Christensen Mackey lost the battle at home, surrounded by her family.Our mother was a loving, kind and generous woman, who dedicated her life to her children and
Zachary Carl Notestine

Zachary Carl Notestine passed away at his home in Juneau, Alaska on January 28, 2017. Zach was brought into this world on September 1, 1984 to Barry William Notestine and Marjorie Lorraine (Lori) Posey at Bartlett Regional Hospital in Juneau,


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