Obituaries

THANK YOU from the Nelsen family

Our family would like to thank each and every one of you for your cards, letters, Kindness, prayers, beautiful flowers, prepared dishes, baked treats, generous donations, errands, help with the celebration of Life, visits and continued support for the loss of our beloved Jessi Girl. Your help and support has […]

Jane McMullen Behlke Celebration of Life

Jane Hendee (McMullen) Behlke, 87, died peacefully October 1, 2013, at the Anchorage Pioneers Home. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Cooper Landing Community Hall Sunday, October 6, 1:30-3:30 pm. Jane was born November 29, 1925, in Seward to Paul Clarence (P.C.) and Luella (Kelsey) McMullen (later […]

In Memory of Marjorie Thompson

In Memory of Marjorie Thompson

Marjorie “ Marge” Ann Thompson passed away on September 11, 2013 due to complications of colon cancer. She was surrounded by family and friends as she went to visit her mother, her father and her sister. They are all together watching over us. Marge was born, Marjorie Ann DeWitt, in […]

Thank you from the family of George H. Werner

Thank you for the cards, prayers, words of encouragement, food, and for stopping by during the open house to remember George and family. I only wish I could thank each and everyone in person. Your kindness and graciousness really meant a lot to us. Again, thank you. Christine Werner, Ken and […]

Jessi Marena Nelsen: In loving memory

Jessi Marena Nelsen: In loving memory

Seward resident Jessi Marena Nelsen, 27, passed away in a plane accident on Merrill Field on August 24, 2013. A graveside service for immediate family and close friends will held at the Seward Cemetery on September 5, 2013 at 1PM.  A Celebration of her Life will be held at 2PM at the […]

In memory of Jessi Nelsen and Rob Lilly

The Alaska Dispatch has posted a beautifully written tribute about Jessi Nelsen and Rob Lilly who died tragically on Saturday in a small plane crash at Merrill Field. http://www.alaskadispatch.com/article/20130826/grieving-young-couple-victims-alaskas-most-recent-fatal-plane-crash The article noted that the Seward Music Festival, September 27-29, will be held in Jessi’s honor. Submitted by Carol Griswold

Eleanor “Ellie” the sea lion pup

Eleanor “Ellie” the sea lion pup

The staff of the Alaska SeaLife Center are pleased to announce the name of Woody and Eden’s pup.   Please join us on Sunday, August 4th, when “Ellie” will make her debut in the Steller sea lion habitat at the Alaska SeaLife Center. Animal Care staff will be available at 1PM […]

Wayne Tressler

Former Seward resident Wayne Glenn Tressler died June 18, 2013 in Sacramento, California after an extended period of Post Polio Syndrome.  He was 68. Wayne was born on October 13, 1944 in Danville Penna. to Raymond and Isabel Tressler. In 1946 his family moved to Seward where they purchased and […]

Dawn Gallt, 1943-2013

Dawn Gallt, 1943-2013

Longtime Seward resident Dawn K. Gallt, 69, passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at Providence Seward Medical Center from natural causes. A memorial services will be held at a later date. Her ashes will be taken back to the ranch that she grew up on in Carbondale, Colo. Dawn was […]

Emmit Lee Hill, Sr., Celebration of Life

Emmit Lee Hill, Sr., Celebration of Life

Emmit Lee Hill, Sr. 12/16/1940-11/17/2012 Please join us in celebrating Emmit’s life July 2nd, 2013 @ 5PM Resurrection Lutheran Church 400 3rd Ave. Potluck to follow: Please bring a dish. In honor of Emmit, we will be placing a memorial bench down by the water. If you would like to […]

Dee Anna Marlow Celebration of Life

Dee Anna Marlow Celebration of Life

Dee Anna Marlow 3/9/55-6/15/13 Please join our family in celebrating Dee’s Life on July 6, 2013 @ 5PM. Please bring a dish. KM Rae Building 3rd and Railway (If you would like to donate to the memorial fund: Dee Marlow Memorial Fund-Wells Fargo Bank)

Deb Olson

Deb Olson

On the morning of Friday February 8th, in her home in Honaunau Hawaii Deb Olson (DeBell) passed on after a very brief bout with an aggressive brain tumor. Deb was surrounded by her loving family, Bjorn, Lars, and Clay her sons, as well as Mike her husband, Noah (grandson), Gail […]

Regina Paul

Regina Paul

Seward resident, Mrs. Regina Ann Paul, 50, died in Seward, Alaska on August 2, 2012 due to natural causes. A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, August 11, 2012, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 409 5th Avenue, Seward, Alaska. Services will begin at 2:00 p.m., an additional Rosary […]

Mabel Blatchford passes November 26, 2010

Mabel Lena Joule Blatchford died Friday, November 26, 2010, at Alaska Native Medical Center.  A service will be held on December 4, 2010 at the IMS bldg. on 3rd Avenue at 1:00 pm.  A graveside service and potluck back at the IMS will follow. She has left a lasting legacy for […]

Frances Marion Trevethan

Seward resident Frances Marion Trevethan, 92, died peacefully in Anchorage on November 16, 2010. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, December 4, at Resurrection Lutheran Church in Seward, Pastor Ron Nitz officiating with reception following. Frances was born December 10, 1917 in Anchorage to Danish immigrants […]

Long Time Moose Pass Resident Passes

Margaret Pauline Woods, 86, died of natural causes September 13, 2010. Margaret (Marge) was born in Denver, Colorado in 1924. Marge Woods and her husband Robert were married in 1942, they lived in Colorado, Washington state and Anchorage before settling in Moose Pass in 1950.  They called Moose Pass home […]