Obituary – March 30

Lifelong Alaskan, Mrs. Rebecca Irene Brown, aged 44 of Anchor Point, passed away Sunday, March 13, 2016 at her home. Becky was born Monday, Aug. 30, 1971 to Raymond and Grace (Pennington) Bellamy in Homer, where she graduated from high school. She attended Kenai Peninsula College, where she earned her CNA certificate. She received many […]

Obituary – March 23

Anchor Point resident, Mr. Charles Michael Rockett, 63, died Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at his home in Anchor Point.  No services will be held per Charles’ wishes. Chuck’s ashes will be spread in Kachemak Bay later this summer with his family. Mr. Rockett was born April 11, 1952 in Longview, Wash., and graduated high school […]

Obituary – March 9

Arnold O. Beymer, Sr., of Kasilof, passed away Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna. Arnold was born to Howard and Eula Beymer in Ketchikan, Alaska on March 25, 1943. Per Arnold’s wishes, private family services will be held at a later date. Services were entrusted to Peninsula Memorial Chapel.

Obituaries – March 2

LaVelle “Vel” Dillon, beloved wife, aunt, friend, Gammy and “surrogate mother” to many, passed away peacefully, with her husband by her side, on Tuesday Feb. 2, 2016 at Homer’s South Peninsula Hospital, after a courageous battle against cancer. LaVelle was born in Baker, Ore. on Oct. 19, 1936 to Nelson and Oriel Speelman. She met […]

Obituary – Feb. 24

Roy L. Morris, 65, passed from this life on Feb. 17, 2016. A 60-year resident of Homer, Roy died as he lived; on the move, always working, rarely slowing down or taking a break. Roy was born March 7, 1950, in Silva, Mo. At 5 years old, he came to Alaska with his parents to […]

Obituary – Feb. 17

Mrs. Betty Bee Martin, 86, of Anchor Point, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016 at South Peninsula Hospital in Homer. Betty was born Monday, March 4, 1929 in White River, S.D. to Donald and Luella (Milks) James. She moved to Alaska in August of 1980, living in Cordova and then Anchor Point. She retired from […]

Obituary – Feb. 10

Ruth Elaine “Lolly” McCullough, 87, of Homer, passed away peacefully on Jan. 6, 2016 at Long Term Care in Homer, Alaska. Elaine was born in McPherson, Kan. on Sunday, Nov. 11, 1928 to Axel Leebert Bernard and Evelina Beda (Ledell) Johnson. She attended Elmdale Elementary, graduated from McPherson High School and received her degree from […]

Obituary – Feb. 3

Greatly beloved and surrounded by her family, Helena Marie Bartman Andree, age 95, went home to the Lord on Jan. 20, 2016. She died at the Alaska Native Medical Center from complications following hip surgery. Affectionately known as Lena, she was born Dec. 24, 1920 at a saltry near Igushik, Alaska to a Dutch father, […]

Obituary – Jan. 27

Renowned Alaskan writer and marine biologist, Eva Lucia Saulitis, age 52, was carried into her beloved eternal wilderness on the spirited wings of dear friend and mentor Celia Hunter’s dogsled, in the early afternoon of Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016 from her home in Homer. Eva’s writing touched countless lives with her powerfully honest and generous […]

Obituary – Jan. 13, 2016

Robert O. Wilfong, 49 of Nikiski, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, Jan. 4, 2016. Robert was born to John Sr. and Luella (Johnson) Wilfong on Friday, Sept. 30, 1966 in Tacoma, Wash. Robert moved with his family to Alaska in 1967, first living in Seward and later moving to Nikiski in 1985. […]

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