Reminder: Candlelight vigil Sunday for man found in Lake Ballinger

Friends, family and community members are invited to a candlelight vigil for 24-year-old Sylvio Kasongo, of Edmonds, on Sunday, Oct. 16 at Lake Ballinger. The vigil will begin at 6 p.m. near the fishing pier. Kasongo’s body was found in Lake Ballinger on Wednesday, Oct. 5. The cause and manner of death remain under investigation….

Candlelight vigil Sunday for man found in Lake Ballinger

Friends, family and community members are invited to a candlelight vigil for 24-year-old Sylvio Kasongo, of Edmonds, on Sunday, Oct. 16 at Lake Ballinger. The vigil will begin at 6 p.m. near the fishing pier. Kasongo’s body was found in Lake Ballinger on Wednesday, Oct. 5. The cause and manner of death remain under investigation….

Former Edmonds Community College math instructor Barbara Maly passes away

Barbara Maly, a long-time mathematics educator and liberal arts champion at Edmonds Community College, died from an aggressive cancer while surrounded by friends at Overlake Hospital in Bellevue on June 4. Born in 1945 in Troy, New York, where she lived with her family until she entered Smith College in Massachusetts in 1963, Barbara moved…

Memorial service Saturday for 2012 MTHS grad Ethan Colombana

A memorial service for 2012 Mountlake Terrace High School graduate Ethan Colombana will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 10 at Edmonds Lutheran Church, according to a story published Friday in the MTHS Hawkeye. Colombana died unexpectedly on Jan. 4 from a seizure and a previously undiagnosed heart condition, according to a statement released by Colombana’s…

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…

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…

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,…

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…

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…

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…