In Memory

John Andrew Jr., 70

John Andrew Jr. passed away Aug. 7 at the University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque, N.M. Mr. Andrew was born June 10, 1947, in Bethel, Alaska. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Andrew; and his children, Maxine Yepa, Jennifer Andrew, John Andrew III, Lloyd Andrew and Valerie Andrew.

Irma Graham
Irma Graham

Irma Lillian Graham, 75

Irma Lillian Graham passed away Sept. 1 at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. Ms. Graham was born Aug. 30, 1942, in Nome, Alaska. She is survived by her children, Symsi Ann Denson, Dennis Arlan Heimdahl and August Aegishjalmur Ivanoff; grandchildren, Shaunte Mia Payne and Gabrielle Analisa Manuel; and great-grandson, Adam Thomas Baker.

Bobbie Jo McKee, 49

Bobbie Jo McKee passed away July 14 in Cheney, Wash. Ms. McKee was born Nov. 18, 1967, in Sacramento, Calif. She graduated with honors from Spokane Community College with a degree in culinary arts. Her hobbies included cooking, hunting and fishing, beadwork, and making dreamcatchers and medicine bags. She is survived by her daughter, Jennifer Grace Harris; father, Bobbie James Wolfskill; mother, Marion Louise Bolen; and stepfather, Gary L. Bolen Sr.

Sharon G. Nakamura, 53

Sharon G. Nakamura passed away Aug. 29 at home in Universal City, Texas. Ms. Nakamura was born Jan. 14, 1964, in Anchorage. She is survived by her father, Tatsuo Nakamura; brother, Alan Nakamura; and boyfriend, Steven Terry Noratuk.

Louis H. Nance Sr., 64

Louis H. Nance Sr. passed away Aug. 16 at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. Mr. Nance was born Jan. 3, 1953, in Washington, D.C. He is survived by his children, Marisa Nance, Clarence Nance, Louis Nance IV and Kody Nance; grandsons, Xaedyn Nance and Louis Nance V; and sister, Ivy Jewel Parchman.


Sandra R. Anderson, 66
Lars Daniel Clinton, 54
Aloysius Coffee, 72
Stanley J. Kardanoff, 83