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In Memoriam: Hal Stanton Lewis

Feb 26, 2021

  Hal Stanton Lewis, age 77, passed away on January 29, 2021 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma of heart failure at the home of his youngest daughter, Machelle. Hal was born September 6, 1943 in Bandon, Oregon. He grew up on the St. John's River in Jacksonville, Florida. In 1962, he graduated from Englewood High School in Jacksonville.

At the age of 36 he decided to follow his dream and go crab fishing in Alaska where he lived from 1978 until 2017. He loved Alaska, but always came back to Florida for visits with family and friends.

In Memoriam: My Loi Ma

Feb 18, 2021

In Memoriam: My Loi Ma

May 30, 1964 – February 4, 2021

My Loi Ma unexpectedly passed away on Thursday, February 4, 2021 in Everett, WA with her husband of 32 years, Luat Tan Nguyen; daughter, Aline Ma Nguyen; and son, Andy Khoa Nguyen at her bedside.

My Loi Ma moved to Unalaska/Dutch Harbor in the summer of 1986. It was here where she married the love of her life, raised her two children, worked various jobs and started her own businesses: The Little Coffee Hut and Dutch Harbor Restaurant.

In Loving Memory: Nick McGlashan

Jan 14, 2021

August 1st, 1987 - December 27th, 2020 

Bruce "Nick" McGlashan was born in Anchorage on Aug.1, 1987. He was the second child to Bruce Lanford and June McGlashan. Nick was baptized at the Orthodox Church of the Holy Ascension in Unalaska two weeks later by the late Father Ishmael Gromoff. Nick would serve with Father Ishmael as an altar boy. He grew up in Akutan, AK. When Nick was 13, he and his sister Melissa moved with their father to Eureka, MT. He graduated from high school there. 

In Memoriam: Richard Egan McConnell

Aug 9, 2020

Richard was born in Pennsylvania on June 26, 1936 and he passed away in Unalaska on July 30, 2020.

In Memoriam: Trey Henning

Mar 18, 2020
Henning Family

January 22, 1999 – February 25, 2020

Son of Monica and Joe Henning, Trey was the third of eleven children. He was a lifelong resident of Unalaska, Alaska and graduated from Unalaska High School in the year 2017.

On February 25, 2020 Trey was buried in an avalanche near the quarry on Overland Drive while solo snowmachining after work.