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Destin Z. Alexanderoff Maloney Friccero died unexpectedly on Dec. 10, 2019. Born Feb. 11, 1995 in Kodiak, he attended North Star Elementary and St. Mary’s schools and graduated from Kodiak High School.
Keith Alan Johnson died Dec. 5, 2019, due to complications of diabetes. Keith was born Oct. 5, 1959 in Ishpeming, Michigan and grew up in Republic, Michigan. He was the third of eight children born to Kenneth and Sonja Johnson.
Betty Geraldine (Larsen) Nelson was born in Seattle, Washington, on Feb. 29, 1932 to John L. and Bertha V. Larsen. She grew up in Anton Larsen Bay and was a granddaughter to Anton Larsen. Her family relocated to Afognak Village.
Thomas Malmberg died Sept. 4, 2019, in Amberg, Germany. At one time or another he worked as a ranch hand with his dad and each of his brothers in the Sandhills of Nebraska. He graduated from Gordon High School as a champion wrestler in 1967 and was drafted into the military in 1968.
John William Putney was born in Kodiak on May 30th, 1963 to George and Elinore Putney. He came into this world with his twin sister, Julia Jane and was raised with five adoring older sisters and one younger brother. He spent his childhood years in Kodiak then moved with his family to Anchor…
Casey and Gwen Cobban welcomed their son Gary Dennis to their family on January 25, 1939, in the family farmhouse near Mehama, Oregon. He joined siblings Terry Dean and Barbara Joan. Michael Lee, Robert Kendall, and Craig Allen completed the family.
It is with great sadness that the family of Mary Chase announces her passing on Friday, June 14, 2019, at the age of 89 years. She was born to the late Charles Beck and Louise Shade, July 20, 1929 in Stockton, CA.
Theresa “Terry” Ann Carlson passed away peacefully in her home on July 5, 2019, surrounded by her family. Terry was born on August 12, 1960, in Seldovia, Alaska to Jimmy and Evelyn Carlough. She became a mother in 1982, welcoming her first child Jenny Marie (Hammond). In 1988, Terry married …
Henry Dan “Sonny” Peterson passed away on May 16, 2019 of natural causes. He was born in Seldovia, AK on April 24, 1937 to Martin and Alexandria “Lottie” Peterson. The youngest of 10 children, Sonny spent his early youth living between Seldovia and Peterson Bay across from the Homer Spit. Wh…
Jose Diaz Bravo, 65, of Mexicali died unexpectedly on December 7, 2018. He left behind his sons Joey Bravo, Keegan Bravo, David Bravo and daughter Cassie Kaluau/Bravo along with numerous grandchildren.
Long time former Kodiak resident Thomas Michael Ekin passed away on May 2, 2019 in Haverhills, Massachusetts. There will be a celebration of life for Thomas “Tom” Ekin at Tony’s 518 W. Marine Way, Kodiak, Alaska 99615 on May 18th, 2019 at 3pm. This will be a combined celebration of life with…
On May 1 , 2019, we lost music’s number one fan, Gerald Doug Ekin, he was 67. Kodiak was blessed to have his musical ear and passion for a good guitar set at the beloved Music Saloon.
On April 30, 2019, the world lost one of its toughest warriors. His friends and family grieve the loss of his big heart and count themselves lucky to have had the pleasure to have known him.
There will be a Celebration of Life for Thomas Parsons at Kodiak Funeral Chapel at 303 Erskine Avenue on April 25, 2019 from 4 to 7 pm. Tom passed away in November 2018 at the age of 61 from natural causes due to recurring health issues.
Oluf “Ole” Omlid was born on February 13, 1938, to Marie and Sven Omlid in Thief River Falls, MN. Growing up on a small farm shaped who he was as a person and taught him a lot about hard work and the love and closeness of family.
Mrs. Laura Jane Wolkoff-Boskofsky, born June 19, 1964 in Kodiak, Alaska, to the late Roy and Lucinda Wolkoff. She passed at the age of 54 on February 16, 2019 at her family home.