• Oct. 18, 1947-Aug. 16, 2016 Beth Ann Mishko, 70, died of ALS at South Peninsula Hospital in Homer in the first hour of Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016. Beth was born Beth Ann Gill Oct. 18, 1947, in the elevator in Mercy Hospital in Auburn, N.Y. Her family were in dairy farming as tenant farmers in five centr...

    Wed, 08/24/2016 - 1:30pm
  • 1952-June 25, 2016 On June 25, 2016, Deborah Rose Nye of Olday Road at McNeil Canyon suddenly died. Deborah was the first baby born in the new year of 1952 at the Canandaigua, N.Y., hospital. She grew up Deborah Schuyler at Naples in the Finger Lakes region of New York. In 1976 she met her future hu...

    Wed, 08/24/2016 - 1:30pm
  • Dec. 24, 1927-Jan. 1, 2016 Linn Argyle “Bud” Forrest Jr., 88, died in his sleep on Jan. 1, 2016, 4:45 a.m., at South Peninsula Hospital in Homer, Alaska. His eldest son, Craig, was by his side....

    Wed, 08/24/2016 - 1:30pm
  • July 6, 1948-Aug. 17, 2016 Emily Ann Barnett Koskovich, 68, died Aug. 17, 2016. “She was taken from this earth by her beloved angels,” her family said....

    Wed, 08/24/2016 - 12:50pm
  • June 26, 1925 - Aug. 19, 2016 Dorothy L. Barnes, 91, died peacefully in Homer on Aug. 19, 2016. She received a Certificate of Practical Nursing in 1966 and then moved to Alaska and began her nursing career. She met and married Bruce Barnes, a crane-operator for the Alaska Railroad. She graduated fro...

    Wed, 08/24/2016 - 12:50pm
  • Memorial Casey David Wise Feb. 29, 2016-April 18, 2016 Casey Wise came into this world, along with his twin brother Cody, 40 years ago, on Feb. 29, 1976, born to Nancy and Chat (William) Wise. “He was released from this life 4 months ago, on April 18, 2016,” his family said....

    Wed, 08/10/2016 - 1:51pm
  • Michael James Berger June 7, 1951 – July 22, 2016 Michael James Berger, 65, a long-time Homer resident, died peacefully on Friday, July 22, 2016, at the Veterans Administration care facility in Martinez, Calif., after a short illness. Michael was born in Minneapolis, Minn., the son of James H. an...

    Wed, 08/03/2016 - 1:03pm
  • Joanna “Ann” ThanosLavrakas June 23, 1925-July 31, 2016 Joanna “Ann” Thanos Lavrakas, 91, died on Sunday, July 31, 2016, in Homer, Alaska. Her son Jim was at her side. Ann was born in Gloucester, Mass., on June 23, 1925, to Greek immigrants James “Jimmy” and Maria Thanos....

    Wed, 08/03/2016 - 1:02pm
  • Tracy Anne Lukianov Nov. 6, 1975-July 21, 2016 Ninilchik resident Mrs. Tracy Anne Lukianov, 40, died at her home Thursday, July 21, 2016, in Ninilchik. No services will be held at this time. Tracy was born Nov. 6, 1975 in Olympia, Wash. She went to high school and got her G.E.D. In 2010 she moved t...

    Wed, 08/03/2016 - 1:02pm
  • Memorial Casey D. Wise Feb. 29, 1976-April 18, 2016 There will be a gathering to remember and honor Casey Wise from 4-7 p.m. Aug. 18, 2016, at the pavilion at the Slidehole Campground, Anchor Point. From Homer, turn left at the Anchor River Inn onto the Old Sterling Highway. In one-third mile, take ...

    Wed, 08/03/2016 - 1:02pm

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