The Valdez Star - Serving Prince William Sound and Copper River Basin



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 Obituaries    July 1, 2015 

Obituary: Jerry L. Mehlberg

After a long, long, long struggle with multiple sclerosis, Jerry Mehlberg, age 61, is free of his battered, diseased mortal body and has turned it in for a halo. He died on June 21, 2015 in Valdez -...

 Obituaries    June 3, 2015

Obituary: May Ellen Wallace

Obituary: May Ellen Wallace Walla Walla, Washington resident Mary Ellen Wallace, age 99, passed away June 1, 2015 at her home in Wheatland Village. She was born February 17, 1916 to William Joseph Broderick and Laura Belle Smith in Aberdeen,...

 Obituaries    March 25, 2015

Edward E. Haltness Jr.

On February 25 of this year the Haltness family lost our loving Father and Grandfather, Edward E. Haltness Jr. Dad was born on March 16, 1943 to Edward E. Haltness (Sr) and Violet Makarka. He was raised by paternal grandparents Isaac and Cecilia...

 Obituaries    March 25, 2015


John Ira Rogers, Sr. was born in Minette, Washington on July 24, 1920 to Belle (Tinkham) and Jesse J. Rogers. He graduated from West Seattle High School and served in the US Navy during WWII. He continued to live in Seattle until 1951 when he moved...

 Obituaries    February 4, 2015

Oscar Emil Rasmussen

Oscar Emil Rasmussen died at home in Anchorage, Alaska on February 5, 2015 at the age of 81. Although he suffered an extended illness prior to his death, he remained independent and determined till the end. He even took a short trip to Arizona in...

 Obituaries    August 27, 2014

Obituary: Melissa Paterek

Melissa Jo Paterek, a resident of Willow, received her angel wings August 5, 2014 in Calgary, Canada after being afflicted with a tragic illness diagnosed only a few weeks earlier. Her last days on earth were spent with her loving family by her side...

 Obituaries    March 21, 2012

Spencer “Roonie” Barnes

Spencer "Roonie" Jordan Barnes, 19, died Saturday, March 10, 2012 in Billings, Montana. The cause of death is under investigation by the Yellowstone County Coroner. Spencer was born on May 17, 1992 in Polson, Montana to Shawn Barnes and Stephanie...

 Obituaries    November 16, 2011

Herbert Weichert

Longtime Wasilla resident, Mr. Herbert W. Weichert, 68, passed away, Wednesday, October 14, 2011 from a heart attack at the Mat-Su Regional Medical Center in Palmer. Celebrations of Herb’s life...