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Edith May Randall

Edith May Randall (nee Carlson) passed away June 13, 2023. She was 92 years old. Edith was born on February 8, 1931 to Axel and Signe Carlson in Spokane, WA. Her parents were both immigrants …


Sienna Lou Sowatsky, the daughter of Joseph and Margaret Mathewson, was born in Highland Park, Michigan. At the age of five her family moved to Smiths Creek, Michigan, where she attended her first …

John Gaskill Arscott

John Gaskill Arscott, aged 84, of Port Ludlow, Washington, concluded a well-lived journey on May 17, 2024. Born on October 16, 1939 in Princeton, New Jersey, he was the son of the late John and Lois …

Donald Louis Hasley

Don passed away on May 15, 2024, at his home in Chimacum Washington surrounded by his family. He was born on March 30th, 1934, in Chicago Ill., To Louis and Clara Hasley. Don attended school there …

Jeffrey Earl Benedict

Jeffrey Earl Benedict, Seattle native, Port Ludlow resident and long time teacher at Chimacum High passed away on Wednesday, April 24th, 2024. Jeff’s life will be celebrated at 12:30 pm on …

Elmer “Butch” Stanton

Elmer “Butch” Stanton, 88, of Port Townsend, died Monday, May 27th, surrounded by his loving family.   Elmer is survived by his wife of 66 years, MaryRose Stanton; his children Kathi …

Rose A. (Minnihan) Gaskill

Rose A. (Minnihan) Gaskill, age 77 went home to be with the Lord. She graduated from Chimacum Highschool in 1965. Rose was proceeded in death by her parents, Edward and Mildred Minnihan and two …

Getaway Guide 2024


Graduation Announcement 

Zephyr Bell, is graduating from Port Townsend High School. This graduate's activities included the Varsity Soccer team, and the Port Townsend Sail Team, while also being employed with The Northwest …

Ozette Audra Gillett

Birth Announcement Baby Ozette was born on April 25th, 2024 in Port Townsend, Wa to parents Heidi Tucker & Travis Gillett weighing 6lbs 11 oz and 20.5" inches long at the time of her birth.

Sandra K. Summers

Sandra K. Summers of Sequim died at Sherwood Assisted Living in Sequim. She was 83. Sequim Valley Chapel, Sequim, is in charge of arrangements.  

Don Leonerd Matheson

Death Notice Don Leonard Matheson passed away on April 29, 2024. Celebration of life is being handled by- Quilcene First Presbyterian Church with services scheduled for June 1, 2024 at 1pm. …

Marie Pavish

Marie Pavish passed away at home with family members on May 13, 2024. She was under the care of Hospice of Jefferson County for the last two months of her decline due to dementia. She was 77 years …

Sherry Tesso Moch

Sherry passed away peacefully in her home at Kala Point, PT after battling many health issues including cancer, renal failure, and cardiac complications. She was surrounded by family and friends, and …

Laurie Kimball Calderhead

Laurie Calderhead was born on November 22, 1953 in Seattle, the elder child of James (Jim) and Jeanne Calderhead. Her brother, Brent, was born in 1958. She passed away in Port Townsend on March 28, …

DCN Carl W. Swanson

Dcn Carl W. Swanson passed away in AZ on April 24, 2024. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on May 11th, 2024, at 930am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Port Townsend, WA. Bradley-Kosec Funeral Home …

Death Notice

Todd Wexman Sr. enjoyed nearly 20 years in Port Townsend died on March 22, 2024