Dr. James Ottis York passed away in his sleep January 1, 2007 at his home in Wesley Terrace in Des Moines WA. He was born November 4, 1916 in Harrison Arkansas and moved to West Seattle, WA at age 7.

He served as an Army Chaplin in Nome Alaska during WWII.

Jim was ordained a minister in the Christian Church ( Disciples of Christ) in 1941 and served in many churches including Lewiston, ID, Bellingham, WA, and Nampa ID, retiring in 1982.

Born 10-27-1925.went to be with the Lord on 12-30-2006. Survived by his loving wife of 58 year, Ruth; eight children, Bob (Linda), Kathy, Ann (Tim), Larry, Cindy (Guy), Connie (Owen), Joe and Janet (Ron); ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Remembrances may be sent to Providence Mt. St. Vincent.

On December 27, 2006 at the age of 76, Margaret (Marki) Kaiser joined her beloved husband, Bob, of 45 years in heaven. Marki loved life and always fought for the underdog. Her family and extended family were most important to her. She cherished and proudly displayed photographs of them throughout he home. Marki leaves behind her daughter, Shawn and husband Lonnie Thelen, her step-granddaughter, Jeanne and her many cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Marki was retired from Stusser Electric where she spent many years as their Customer Service Manager.

Long-Time West Seattle Resident

Marjorie Wylde Delsman, age 97, died in her home on January 2, 2007. The daughter of Pearl and Samuel Wylde, who immigrated to West Seattle from Canada and England respectively, Marjorie was born on March 7, 1909, in the family home on 47th Ave S.W. Her grandfather, Samuel Wylde, founded Novelty Mill flour Company in 1893 and developed it into a prosperous family business shipping "Excellent Flour' to Alaska and Asia. The mill was located Where Salty's Seafood Grill on Alki is today.

Beloved Mother and Grandmother

Lifelong resident of West Seattle passed away Dec. 24, 2006. She leaves behind daughter, Jean Sellars; grandchildren, Kim, Bill (Carla) and Mike; 5 great grandchildren and 8 great great grandchildren and she will be missed by many close friends. Memorial Service to be held in the spring when it is warmer and the flowers are blooming. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. To send a message to the family please visit www.mem.com. Arrangements entrusted to Forest Lawn Funeral Home & Cemetery.

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Janice Clark Lipsky, 81, made her transition on December 13, 2006, at her home in Lynden. Janice was born on May 18, 1925 and raised in West Seattle with her sister and two brothers. She graduated from West Seattle High School in 1943. In 1944 she married Garth A. Lipsky at West Seattle Christian Church.

Janice is survived by two daughters, Kathy L. Shadrick , Carol L.

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Janice Ennis-Nerison died of unknown causes in West Seattle at a family member's home. She was born on January 7, 1961 in Bremerton,Washington to Cyrus W. and Beverly J. (Disher) Stilwell and was raised in West Seattle. She spent the last ten years in Yuma, Arizona and recently moved back to Seattle to be closer to her family.

Janice was a loving and devoted mother who also loved her three cats. She had a long career as a retail clerk with many loyal and devoted customers.

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Jeannette C. Giorgetti, of West Seattle, passed away on December 9, 2006. Her family and loving husband of 63 years, Jack, were by her side. She cherished her time spent with her friends and husband at the Corner Inn of West Seattle. At the time of her passing, she was listening to a recording of Lauren Petrie (piano bar) and her friends at the Corner Inn.

Jeannette was born November 26, 1925 in Greeley, Nebraska to Marea and James Murp