In Memoriam

Memorial service April 12 for Kellie Watson — ‘She thought of others while fighting battle of her life’

Memorial service April 12 for Kellie Watson — ‘She thought of others while fighting battle of her life’

Kellie Watson, 48, of Mountlake Terrace, passed away March 27, 2014, after a long battle with uterine cancer. Kellie’s celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at the Alderwood Community Church, 3403 Alderwood Mall Blvd., Lynnwood. Kellie would want you to be comfortable. Team Kellie attire is appropriate. A gathering will follow the memorial service at the church and then at... »

‘His death makes no sense': MTHS music director remembers ‘fun and funny’ Forest Jackson

‘His death makes no sense': MTHS music director remembers ‘fun and funny’ Forest Jackson

For Forest Jackson, music was a passion. His Facebook page displays posts about rock bands and music festivals, and his past includes four years of involvement in the concert and jazz bands at Mountlake Terrace High School But the music ended all too soon for the 20-year-old Mountlake Terrace man, who was the victim of a fatal stabbing just after 1 a.m. on March 29. There may have been no one on t... »

Former Mountlake Terrace HS teacher, coach Maggie King dies

Former Mountlake Terrace HS teacher, coach Maggie King dies

Former Mountlake Terrace High School teacher and coach Margaret Ann “Maggie” King died earlier this month. She taught and coached at Mountlake Terrace for 26 years in the 1960s, ‘70s and 80’s, and was considered a trailblazer for organizing girls sports at the school. King was inducted into the high school’s Hall of Fame in 2002. To view King’s complete obituary, published in our news partner The ... »

In Memoriam: Dan Potts — strength and conditioning coach who worked with top local athletes

In Memoriam: Dan Potts — strength and conditioning coach who worked with top local athletes

Dan Potts Dan Potts, a long-time strength and conditioning coach who trained top high school, college and professional athletes – including many from the Edmonds School District – died Jan. 16, 2014, following a 16-year battle with cancer. Mr. Potts, an Edmonds resident who had just celebrated his 62nd birthday Jan. 1, died peacefully at University of Washington Medical Center with his wife Pritam... »

In Memoriam: Raymond Wendell Anderson

In Memoriam: Raymond Wendell Anderson

Raymond Wendell Anderson, age 84, died Wednesday morning, Dec. 11, 2013 in Edmonds, surrounded by his loving family and friends. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Beverly, his sons Curt (Pat) and Clint, his step-daughters Diane Lofthus and Kathy (Mike) Shoucair, 11 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren, his sister, Eleanor (Dan) Breen, and his sister-in-law, Shirley Williams. Ray was born ... »

Public gathering set for Pat McMahan on Sept. 15

Public gathering set for Pat McMahan on Sept. 15

A public gathering to honor the life of former Mountlake Terrace City Council member and civic leader Pat McMahan will be held on Sunday, Sept.15. McMahan died at his home in Mountlake Terrace on Aug. 21 at the age of 83. The no-host social gathering is scheduled to take place at the Embassy Suites Ballroom, 20610-44th Ave. W. in Lynnwood, beginning at noon. A program with invited speakers will ta... »

Patrick D. McMahan, ‘the father of Mountlake Terrace,’ dies at age 83

Patrick D. McMahan, ‘the father of Mountlake Terrace,’ dies at age 83

Updated with additional names of Mr. McMahan’s children Patrick D. McMahan, who led the campaign to incorporate Mountlake Terrace and served as the city’s first fire chief, died Wednesday at the age of 83. Mr. McMahan was known by many long-time residents as “the father of Mountlake Terrace,” and served on the Mountlake Terrace City Council from 1982-1994, said City Clerk a... »

Mike Watson’s memorial service set for Aug. 29

Mike Watson’s memorial service set for Aug. 29

A celebration of life for local softball coach Mike Watson of Mountlake Terrace has been scheduled for 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug 29 at The Alderwood Community Church, 3403 Alderwood Mall Blvd., Lynnwood. According to the note on the Team Kellie Facebook page, which had been set up before Watson’s death to support his wife Kellie while she went through cancer treatment, “Mike would request ... »

In memoriam: Leda Marie Massie, 1915-2012

In memoriam: Leda Marie Massie, 1915-2012

Leda Marie Massie joined God peacefully in her sleep, at Bethany Nursing Home in Everett on April 6, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband Eduoard and her daughter Madeleine Ramey. She is survived by her sons Charles-Eduoard (Cheri) Massie and L. Andre Massie, grandchildren Jacques, Christopher, and Justin Massie; Andrea, Roy, Karen and Richard Massie, and Nichole, Jordan and Joel Ramey; ... »