Sharon L. Culhane, 74
Sharon L. Culhane passed away Oct. 18, 2018, at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage. Ms. Culhane was born Sept. 24, 1944, in Ninilchik, Alaska. She is survived by her children, Tanya Henrikson, Tricia Mehall, Sarah Johnson and Tim Culhane.
Sharon Sue Foreman, 57
Sharon Sue Foreman passed away Dec. 11, 2018, at home in Forestville, Md. Ms. Foreman was born Sept. 17, 1961, in Anchorage. She is survived by her husband, Kenneth Foreman; and children, Sean Foreman, Heather Davis and Wolfgang Foreman.
George Jackinsky, 91
George Jackinsky passed away Dec. 11, 2018. Mr. Jackinsky was born Jan. 5, 1927, in Ninilchik, Alaska. As a boy, he attended the Territorial School where English was required. Having been raised by his grandmother, who spoke only the Russian language, the Territorial School proved challenging. Mr. Jackinsky later served in the Merchant Marines and the in the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II. For rescuing two people from a burning airplane, he received a State of Alaska Award for Bravery-Heroism from Gov. Jay Hammond in 1978. Mr. Jackinsky is survived by his wife, Jeanne; children, Traci Davis (Bill), Craig Jackinsky (Carmen), Lisa Jackinsky and Jon Jackinsky (Kimberley); grandchildren, Molly, Bill and Dan Davis, Iris Sipes, Cameron and Hunter Jackinsky, and Shay Wearly; sister, Barbara Redmond; and many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews, extended family and good friends.
Patricia J. Morillo, 74
Patricia J. Morillo passed away Nov. 27, 2018, in Oregon City, Ore. Ms. Morillo was born Jan. 17, 1944, in Rock Springs, Wyo. She is survived by daughter, Gloria F. Jones; grandchildren, Tawnya F. Armstrong and Steven L. Maier; great-grandchildren, Kyra Frances Armstrong and Derek W. Armstrong; and significant other, Ron Vian.
Paul Douglas Polly, 47
Paul Douglas Polly passed away Jan. 16 at home in Anchorage. Mr. Polly was born Dec. 13, 1971, in Cincinnati, Ohio. His family remembers him as a very generous and loving person who enjoyed music, Star Wars, chess and cooking. He is survived by his mother, Frances Morris; stepfather, Ernie Morris; father, Paul Polly Sr.; stepmother, Kathy Polly; daughter, Rachel; step-daughter, Tizmii; siblings, Rose, Margret, James (Dion), Doug (Brianna), Amberly (Brad) and Job (Tabitha); nephews, Matt, Leonard, Wayne, Brian, Jared, Dylan, Danial and Chris; nieces, Mary, Margie, Erica, Olivia, Kayla, Dawn, Mia, Layla, Pearl, Lauren, Stephanie, Samantha and Katie; cousin, Jack; many great-nieces and great-nephews, along with many unofficial nieces and nephews; and lifelong friends, Russell, Tom, Terry, Pat, Guppie and Bobby.
Eugene Donald Reid, 69
Eugene Donald Reid passed away Feb. 25 at home in Kenai, Alaska. Mr. Reid was born Dec. 14, 1949, in Anchorage. He is survived by his children, Mishell L. French (Rodney), Christopher J. Reid (Terresa) and Jonathan Reid (Emily); grandchildren, Shayne M. Hensley, Joseph A. Hensley, Elijah D. French, Trevor Reid, Sierra Reid, Jocelyn Reid, Jacob Reid, Chris Jon Reid and Shaun Reid; and siblings, Anna Strunk (Peter) and Archie Reid (Carla).
Gregory Robert Schelin, 51
Gregory Robert Schelin passed away Feb. 17 at Jane Phillips Memorial Hospital in Bartlesville, Okla. Mr. Schelin was born April 29, 1967, in Anchorage. He is survived by his wife, Trena E. Schelin; children, Raj Sandhu, Jaslean Sandhu-Erfyrdt, Pauline Sandhu-Flora and Zachariah Schelin; mother, Cynthia Schelin; and siblings, Theodore Schelin, Brian Schelin and Robin Schelin-Angle.
Johnny R. Stewart Sr., 59
Johnny R. Stewart Sr. passed away Jan. 7 in De Leon, Texas. Mr. Stewart was born May 31, 1959, in Anchorage. He is survived by his son, Johnny Ray Stewart Jr.; and siblings, Roger Stewart, Evelyn Fitzgerald, Henry Stewart and Bobby Stewart.
Muriel Dorothy-Gene Hagberg-Carmer, 84
Muriel Dorothy-Gene Hagberg-Carmer passed away March 13 at Tacoma Lutheran Home in Tacoma, Wash. Ms. Hagberg-Carmer was born Feb. 15, 1935, in Haycock, Alaska, and reigned as Miss Alaska in 1953. She is survived by her sisters, Laura Stephens and Tekla Becker; children, Larry Carmer Jr., Brad Carmer, Melanie Holubik (Fred), Randell Carmer and Allison Willis (William); 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Rebecca Lynne Bellin, 53
John Stanley Joyner, 90
David Bryant Mainord, 64
Alois Miller, 59