• Homer resident Christopher S. Dawson, 53, died Tuesday, June 23, 2015, in Soldotna. There was a small family wake for Chris and his ashes were spread in Kachemak Bay out of Homer. Chris was born on Nov. 12, 1961, in Laramie, Wyo. “Chris will be remembered by his family and friends for his generosi...

    Thu, 07/30/2015 - 8:42am
  • Longtime Homer resident Robert B. Turkington, 92, died Monday, July 13, 2015, at home with family by his side. Memorial services will be held 3 p.m. Friday, July 31, 2015, at the Homer Elks Lodge, 215 W. Jenny Lane. Honorary pallbearers are Sean Presley, Daniel Presley, Scott Turkington, Ryan Turkin...

    Thu, 07/23/2015 - 10:05am
  • Gloria Ann Figueroa, 59, passed away June 10, 2015, at John Muir Hospital in Walnut Creek, Calif. A service to celebrate her life will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 19, 2015, at the Karen Hornaday Park Pavilion. ...

    Thu, 07/16/2015 - 9:12am
  • Frank Mullen, 65, died at the UW Medical Center on July 7, 2015, surrounded by his family, after a battle with cancer.  A celebration of Frank’s life will be held at Soldotna Creek Park at 3 p.m. July 31. Born in Anchorage on June 1, 1950, Frank was the son of Soldotna homesteaders Frank Sr. ...

    Thu, 07/16/2015 - 9:09am
  • William A. “Bill” Corey, 87, died July 7, 2015. His family said he passed away peacefully. Services were held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, with burial at Hickerson Cemetery....

    Thu, 07/16/2015 - 9:06am
  • John Edward Tillman, 48, died at home in Homer on July 10, 2015.  A memorial service will be at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 18, 2015, at the Bishops Beach Pavilion in Homer. Rev. Lisa Talbott will officiate. His ashes will be scattered in Kachemak Bay. John, or Ed as he liked to be called, was born N...

    Thu, 07/16/2015 - 9:03am
  • Longtime Homer resident Robert Turkington, 92, passed away on July 13, 2015, at home with family at his side.  He leaves behind a rich legacy and a lot of family and friends. A full obituary and memorial announcement will follow next week. ...

    Thu, 07/16/2015 - 8:55am
  • Longtime Anchor Point homesteader, Mr. Lee Roy Glover, 84, died Thursday, July 2, 2015, at South Peninsula Hospital in Homer. Memorial services were held 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 7, 2015, at the Anchor Point Church of the Nazarene, 32710 Augusta Lane – Anchor Point, AK 99556. ...

    Thu, 07/09/2015 - 9:11am
  • Walter Johnson, a pioneering Alaska physician known to many as the father of the Community Health Aide Program, died Saturday, June 27, 2015, surrounded by family at his son’s home in Anchorage. He was 92.  ...

    Thu, 07/09/2015 - 9:07am
  • David “Digger’’ Lee Guetschow, 70, died June 22, 2015. “He passed on to the realm which awaits every one of us, sooner or later. He would be touched by the tears shed for him, but would rather that he were an inspiration to us to live our lives to the fullest, to enjoy each and every moment ...

    Thu, 07/09/2015 - 9:06am

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