Archive of: Obituaries



May Issue 5 2012

Linda Kay McFatridge

Former Chugiak resident Linda Kay McFatridge, of Springfield, Mo., died on Saturday, May 19, 2012, at Westside Healthcare, in Springfield. She was 61.

May Issue 4 2012

Mark Edward Dodd

Palmer resident Mark Edward Dodd, 50, died May 13, 2012, at Mat-Su Regional Hospital.

William “Bill” Lyford May Issue 4 2012

William “Bill” Lyford

Former Eagle River resident William (Bill) Goodrich Lyford, 75, of Cumberland, Maine, died on April 30, 2012 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospital House in Scarborough, Maine, with his wife, Jean, by his side.

Daniela “Denny” Adams  May Issue 2 2012

Daniela “Denny” Adams

Former Eagle River resident Daniela “Denny” Adams died at her home in Wasilla from cancer on April 4, 2012. She was 89.

May Issue 1 2012

Wendell E. Lane Jr.

Longtime Alaskan Wendell E. Lane, Jr. died at his home in Anchorage on April 21, 2012. He was 80.

Joann Ramstad May Issue 1 2012

Joann Ramstad

Former Eagle River resident Joann Ramstad died on March 12, 2012 in Hoboken, Georgia after a brief illness. She was 76.

April Issue 5 2012

Wendell Lane

Longtime Alaskan Wendell E. Lane died at home in Anchorage on Saturday, April 21 of complications from rheumatoid arthritis. He was 80.

Mancel Pederson April Issue 5 2012

Mancel Pederson

Chugiak resident Mancel “Manny” Pederson, 89, died March 31, 2012 at his home with his son Greg by his side.

Ben Gordon April Issue 5 2012

Ben Gordon

Eagle River resident Ben Gordon died April 16, 2012 at home. He was 45.

Eagle River loses a true cut-up April Issue 5 2012

Eagle River loses a true cut-up

Hilda Miller, whose sharp scissors, sharper wit and a passion for the outdoors turned her Eagle River barber shop into a rollicking community landmark, died on Feb. 28, 2012 at her cabin in Big Lake. She was 70.