West Seattle Herald - Obituaries


Clara Josephine Haba passed away February 8, 2017 at Keiro Northwest in Seattle. Born June 29, 1928, the second of six children to Joseph and Eva Fitterer in New England, ND. The family moved to Yakima, WA in 1946. Clara met and married Henry J. Haba on July 3, 1948.

Irene Stoxen 1915 ~ 2017

Irene Stoxen’s life story ended on February 11, 2017 in Carmichael, CA at 101 and one-half years.  Born in 1915, she married Orville Stoxen in 1938 and moved to Seattle in 1941. They were married 72 years when Orville died in 2009.

Ina Myers 1921 ~ 2017

Ina Myers passed away peacefully on January 28, 2017, surrounded by loving family.

Ina and family moved to West Seattle in 1952 and she became active in PTA, Scouting and other volunteer work.  After retiring from Safeco in 1989 she enjoyed travelling, volunteering at the Discovery Shop in West

Elizabeth LaVerne Thorneycroft 1923 ~ 2017

Elizabeth LaVerne Thorneycroft, 94, entered Heaven’s gates on Thursday, February 2, 2017 in West Seattle. Born January 2, 1923, in Ketchikan, Alaska, she was the daughter of the late Alden and Betty Harvie. LaVerne married the love of her life, Norman Henry Thorneycroft, in February 1941.

Donald Lee Conner 1931 ~ 2017

The Conner family is sad to announce the passing of Donald Lee Conner on January 31, 2017 in Everett, Washington.

Don will be interred at Mountain View Cemetery in Auburn, Washington.

Beverly Jayne Groening 1922~2017

Beverly Groening, 94, passed away December 29, 2016, in Tumwater, WA, with her two children at her side. She was born Beverly Jayne Crandell in 1922 in Three Rivers, Michigan to Leland and Marjorie Crandell.

Emmogene (Jean) Molly Silver 1924 ~ 2017

On Monday, January 23, 2017, just shy of her 93rd birthday, Emmogene (Jean) Molly Silver ended her arduous and noble 10 year journey with Alzheimer's and crippling arthritis. She persevered until the end trying to make sense of the world around her.

FRANCES SACKS 1917 ~ 2017

Frances Chloe Downes Sacks, aged 99, died peacefully on January 14, 2017, one month before her 100th birthday, in her assisted living apartment in Grapevine, TX.

Frances was born February 17, 1917 at Graceville, MN.

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