Robb Edward Quinn

November 8, 2011

Robb Edward Quinn passed away Oct. 29, 2011.

Robb was born Jan. 3, 1951, in Los Angeles, and resided in Ellensburg.

He is survived by his two sons, Jared Quinn and Garret Quinn; his sister Kathy Blue; and two brothers, Rocky and Greg Quinn.

Robb graduated from Issaquah High School in 1969.

There will be a memorial service at noon Nov. 11 at Eastridge Church Youth Center, 5025 Issaquah-Pine Lake Road, Issaquah, WA 98029.

Arrangements are by Flintoft’s Issaquah Funeral Home.

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Robert E. Martin

November 1, 2011

Robert E. Martin

Robert E. Martin, DDS, PhD, of Seattle, died Oct. 14, 2011, in Seattle. He was 73.

A memorial service followed by a reception in the parish hall will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, at Trinity Parish Episcopal Church, 809 Eighth Ave., Seattle (Eighth and James).

Dr. Martin was born Nov. 12, 1937, in Denver, to Harold and Helen Martin. He was raised in Denver.

Dr. Martin opened his family dental practice on Front Street in Issaquah in 1969. Retiring in 1979 to pursue a life of sailing in tropical waters, his practice was sold to Dr. Jerry Mitchell.

Bob graduated from East High School in Denver and did his undergraduate work at the University of Missouri on a United States Navy scholarship. He received his dental degree from the University of Washington, and his doctorate in dental research at the University of Florida.

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Christopher Harper

November 1, 2011

Christopher Harper

The “master of calling the game,” Chris loved everything sports, especially baseball. He was the best dad, husband, son, brother, friend, umpire, CPA, and TV and radio sports broadcaster. He is in heaven rooting for those he left behind to live a happy and healthy life. Chris would want people to remember to: be loud, be strong, be great!

Chris is survived by his wife Susan; his sons Riley (11) and Nolan (8); his parents Stephen and Geraldine Harper; and his brother Patrick Harper and his wife Jana and their three daughters, Teagan, MacKenzie and Ryan.

Chris is sad to leave behind his family, friends and the Newport Hills community.

There will be a celebration of Chris’s life at 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5 at the LDS chapel at 4200 124th Ave. S.E., Bellevue. The family will receive condolences from 3-4 p.m.

Arrangements are entrusted to Flintoft’s Issaquah Funeral Home.

Friends are invited to share memories and sign the online guestbook at www.flintofts.com.

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Dorothy Lee Greer

November 1, 2011

Dorothy Lee Greer

Former Issaquah resident Dorothy Lee Greer passed away peacefully Oct. 15, 2011, at Providence Hospital Oregon City, Ore. She was 88.

Dorothy was born Dec. 15, 1922, in Wichita, Kan., and was the eldest child of William and Anna Hutchinson. She lived in Furley, Kan., and graduated from Whitewater High School in 1941.

Dorothy married Doyt Ashby Greer on Oct. 13, 1950, and they raised four children. In 1967, Dorothy and Doyt moved the family to Issaquah, where they lived until 1992, when they moved to Canby, Ore., to be near two of their sons.

Dorothy was a homemaker and took care of her husband after he became ill. She enjoyed her family, gardening, sewing and cooking.

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James Darst

November 1, 2011

James Darst

James Darst, a lifelong resident of Issaquah, died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at his home of 52 years, surrounded by his loving family, after a brief illness.

Jim was born Jan. 1, 1927, the son of Ralph and Madie Darst, belonging to Issaquah’s very earliest pioneer families.

He attended Issaquah High School before joining the United States Navy during his senior year in 1945. He served aboard a landing-craft carrier in the Pacific Theater during World War II. He was honorably discharged and returned to graduate from IHS in 1947.

In 1948, he married Ruth (Dobray) Darst, of League City, Texas, who he met while working as a fry-cook at the Triple X, and who graduated with him from IHS in 1947. He attended Edison Tech in Seattle, graduating as an electrical apprentice in 1948.

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Marjorie Ann Hass

October 25, 2011

Marjorie Ann Hass

Marjorie Ann Hass, of Issaquah, died Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011. She was 90 years old.

Marge was born Jan. 7, 1921, in Oakland, Calif., the daughter of Charles and Anna Bischoff. She was raised in Oakland and graduated from Oakland High School. She also attended San Jose State College before going to Hawaii during World War II to serve as a WARD.

She married Richard Frank Hass in June 1950 and they lived in Piedmont, Calif., until 1971, when they moved to Lake Oswego, Ore., where she lived until 2005. In 2005, she moved to Issaquah.

She was a member of PEO and throughout her life she volunteered for many charitable organizations. Marge loved to travel, and entertain family and her many friends. She was devoted to her husband Dick, her daughter Ann and her grandchildren.

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Carol Ann Haldeman

October 25, 2011

Oct. 24, 1930 — Oct. 13, 2011

Jerry and Carol Haldeman

Carol was born Oct. 24, 1930, in Seattle, the daughter of Tom and Hazel Jones. She was raised in Seattle and graduated from West Seattle High School in 1948.

She married Jerry (Joe) Haldeman on July 14, 1950, in Seattle. They moved to Issaquah in 1950.

Survivors include her loving husband Jerry (Joe) Haldeman, for 61 years, and loving son Joseph Haldeman, of Issaquah. She is survived by her sister Gail (Gordon) Sumner, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Carol was preceded in death by two children, Tom and Becky Haldeman.

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John B. Pope

October 18, 2011


John Pope

Dec. 4, 1914 — Oct. 7, 2011

John Pope, age 96, died Oct. 7 at his home in Issaquah.

John was born Dec. 4, 1914, in Washington, D.C., and enjoyed his childhood there with summers spent on the family ranch in Montana. After his graduation from the University of Michigan, he left with his new wife, Dorothy Shappell, for a couple of years teaching and exploring in Bolivia and Peru. On their return to the United States they spent several years in Columbus, Ohio, before moving to Delaware, Ohio, in 1950 with their children Susan (Cotterell), Dan and Laura (Smith).

John worked for the Greif Bros Corp. as an industrial engineer designing their buildings throughout the U.S. for more than 50 years. The family lived north of town, where they enjoyed five acres of pear trees, outbuildings, gardens, chickens, ducks, cats, a dog and a well-used shuffleboard court.

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Ernest Meier Jr.

October 18, 2011

Ernest Meier Jr., of Roslyn, died Sept. 25, 2011, in Seattle. He was 76.

A potluck service will be from noon to 4 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Upper Kittitas County Senior Center, 719 E. Third St., Cle Elum.

Ernie was born Sept. 8, 1935, in Custer, S.D., to Ernest and Elda Meier Sr. He moved to Washington with his family in 1941.

In 1954, Ernie graduated from Issaquah High School, where he lettered in both cross country and football. While he loved both sports, it was on the gridiron where Ernie excelled and he was subsequently offered a college scholarship.

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Carlene Schlemeier

October 18, 2011

Carlene Schlemeier

Carlene Schlemeier, of Sammamish, loving wife to Donald and abiding mother to Michael and Susan, passed away Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011, at Overlake Hospital Medical Center in Bellevue. She was 72.

A celebration of her life will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, at Westminster Chapel in Bellevue.

Friends are invited to view photos, get directions and share memories in the family’s online guest book at www.flintofts.com.

Arrangements are entrusted to Flintoft’s Funeral Home and Crematory, 392-6444.

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