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In Memoriam: Teresa Ann Gurley

Sep 30, 2019
Courtesy of Family

 Teresa Ann Gurley, age 61, passed away in a tragic car accident in Cedar Creek, Texas, on September 23, 2019.

In Memoriam: Marion Gibson Davis

Aug 7, 2019
Family of Marion Davis

Our beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away at St. Vincent Providence Hospital in Portland, Oregon on July 18, 2019.  Marion was born on Sept. 18, 1948, in Greenville, Mississippi to Emett George Davis and Royce Christine Davis, the youngest of four siblings.

In Memoriam: Kiara Taylor Renteria Haist

May 15, 2019
Family of Kiara Renteria Haist

Kiara Taylor Renteria Haist, 18, died tragically on May 9, 2019 after a horrific car accident involving two other local high school students. 

The accident claimed the lives of Kiara and her close friend Karly McDonald, 16, when the car they were riding in left the roadway near the Ulakta Head area of Mount Ballyhoo and tumbled 900 feet below.

Both girls, who were ejected from the car during the incident, were pronounced dead by local authorities around 5 p.m. on Thursday.

In Memoriam: Karly Madsen McDonald

May 15, 2019
Family of Karly McDonald

Karly Madsen McDonald — known to her close family and friends as KarKar, Emerald Owl, Lulu, and Kmac — died tragically on May 9, 2019 in Unalaska, Alaska at the age of 16. 

Karly was born on Aug. 7, 2002 in Anchorage, Alaska, and is survived by her parents, Jimmer and Alyssa McDonald; her sister, Kala McDonald; her half-sister, Lavender Rambac; and her half-brother, Jarred McDonald. 

In Memoriam: Fredrick Lekanoff

Dec 19, 2018
Lekanoff Family

  Fredrick Lekanoff

October 22, 1980 - November 27, 2018

Fredrick Lekanoff, age 38 of Unalaska, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family and was welcomed into Jesus' loving arms Tuesday, November 27, 2018.

Fredrick's love for life was infectious. He enjoyed fishing, grilling, cooking, camping and watching the Seahawks win, but above all else, his greatest desire was to spend quality time with his family and friends.