Adolph Jackinsky

(October 22, 2011)  Anchorage resident Adolph Wallace Jackinsky “Duffy”, 70, passed away on October 22, 2011. A visitation followed by a service will take place Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at the Evergreen Memorial Chapel; 737 E Street, Anchorage. Father Daniel Andrejuk will be the officiant. Another service will take place Thursday, October … Continued

Rosa Lee Wallace

(October 18, 2011)  Rosa Lee Wallace, beloved wife of Leon and mother of Judy, passed away on Oct. 18, 2011. Rosa was born on Feb. 3, 1951, in Unga. She was the daughter of Bert and Susie (Pestrikoff) Lee. Rosa was one of 18 children. Rosa first came to Kodiak in 1959. She was in … Continued

Alexandra (Alyce) Margaret Patarochin Sicade

(September 30, 2011)  Alexandra (Alyce) Margaret Patarochin Sicade Age 95, of Tacoma, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Friday, September 30, 2011. Alyce was born to Spiridon and Margaret Lohr Patarochin April 15, 1916 in Kodiak, AK. She is survived by her children Mary Ferrence of Lompoc, CA, David Sicade, Thomas Sicade, … Continued

Gene Thomas Lorenson

(August 30, 2011) Gene Thomas Lorenson unexpectedly passed away at 3:15 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30 at Providence Hospital in Anchorage. Gene was born Dec. 13, 1960, to Rudy and Betty Lorenson, and he was the youngest of three children. Growing up on Spruce Cape, Gene experienced a childhood most could only dream about. He would … Continued

Barbara Boskofsky

(August 25, 2011) Barbara Boskofsky passed away Aug. 25, 2011, at ANMC Hospital, at 4:10 p.m. She was 68 years old and born on Nov. 30, 1942, in Alitak. Her burial service will be on Thursday, Sept. 1, in Ouzinkie at 1 p.m. Anyone that knew Barbara loved her dearly, as she brought happiness everywhere … Continued

Robert McDonald

(August 2, 2011) Lifelong Alaska resident Robert Donald McDonald, 61, died peacefully at Providence Kodiak Island Hospital Aug. 2, 2011. He was born on Feb. 9, 1950, to Malcolm and Alice Madsen McDonald. He attended the Kodiak public schools. Immediately after school, Robbie enlisted in the Army, serving his country during the Vietnam War. Robbie … Continued

John M. Rusch

(July 17, 2011) John M. Rusch age 59 of Detroit Lakes, MN died Sunday July 17, 2011 at his residence. John Matthew Rusch was born on March 2, 1952 in Fargo, ND to John and Coragene Webber Rusch. He grew up and received his education in Fargo, graduating from Fargo South High School. He then … Continued

Mara Lukin

(July 4, 2011)  Mara Lukin was born May 12, 1950, in Ouzinkie, 150 feet from the dock, to Annie and Pete Squartsoff. She passed away unexpectedly July 4, 2011, at the age of 61. Mara was the youngest of nine kids. She grew up in the mission in Kodiak after her father passed away and … Continued

Ronald Arthur “Ronnie” Fadaoff

(January 9, 2011) Ronald Arthur “Ronnie” Fadaoff was born on Woody Island in 1932, and passed away following a brief illness at the Providence Kodiak Island Long Term Care Center on Jan. 9, 2011. He was 78 years old. A Celebration of Life memorial service was held Jan. 11, 2011, at the Care Center. Later … Continued

Helen Simeonoff

(January 8, 2011) Helen Jane Simeonoff, 69, known for her brilliant watercolors, died peacefully Jan. 8, 2011, at her Anchorage home after a long illness. Her daughter, Sharon Tylla, and longtime friend and cousin, Lydia Olsen, were at her side. A service was held Wednesday at the Alaska Native Heritage Center. She was born Oct. … Continued