In Memory

Steven Patrick Bright, 45

Steven Patrick Bright passed away Nov. 27, 2015, in San Jose, Calif. Mr. Bright was born Feb. 26, 1970. He is survived by his mother, Susan Helene Gonzales; siblings, Richard Kenneth Bright, Faye Marie Shoulders and Anthony Franklin Gonzalez; nieces, Raven Aliyaah Golden, Layla Marie Dehughes, Greta Gonzalez and Aniya Helene Gonzalez-Padilla; and great-nephews, Kayden Skye Coonan and Eli Thomas Coonan.

Joseph “Joe” Eningowuk, 72

Joseph “Joe” Eningowuk passed away Mar. 29 in Nome, Alaska. Mr. Eningowuk was born April 15, 1946, in Shishmaref, Alaska. He is survived by his siblings, Meta Mae Eningowuk-Nelson, Shirley Ann Thornton, Helena Rose Seetot, Carolyn Jane Crowder and Frederick Albert Eningowuk.

William Frost, 81

William Frost passed away Aug. 14 at home in Lynnwood, Wash. Mr. Frost was born Aug. 15, 1937, in Afognak, Alaska. He graduated from Kodiak High School in 1955 and from Washington State University (WSU) in 1961. He spent the majority of his career as an accountant and served in the National Guard. Outgoing and friendly, Mr. Frost loved social gatherings and watching sports of every kind, especially WSU games. He is survived by his wife, Joane A. Frost; children, Jeffrey R. Frost and Tami M. Peterson; brother, Robert C. Frost; and grandchildren, Zachary D. Peterson and Carlie J. Peterson.

Bertha Marie Oquendo, 65

Bertha Marie Oquendo passed away Aug. 8 at Marliere Hospice Care Center in New Port Richey, Fla. Ms. Oquendo was born Mar. 6, 1954, in Kodiak, Alaska. She is survived by her children, Jesus “Chu Chu” Oquendo, Rosa Oquendo Rodriguez, Georgia Martinez Sanchez and Jeri Baisden; grandchildren, James, Cynthia, Michael, Xavier, Natalia, Carla and Ariya; and siblings, Izair Ronald Chute, Roy William Chute, Barbara Voegtle (Tim) and Loretta Lover (John).

Martin Wassili, 75

Martin Wassili passed away Aug 14 in Anchorage. Mr. Wassili was born Feb. 2, 1944, in Bethel, Alaska. He is survived by his sister, Lucy Demantle; nieces, Sharon Kasak and Katherine Wassilie; and nephews, Joseph Demantle Jr., Willie Kasayulie and Joel Kasayulie.


John Richard Cheemuk III, 30
Violet Jeanne Cleveland, 75
Mabel Virginia Deshong, 75
Andrew Gene LaFrance, 62
Constance L. Severino, 76
Lillieth Strout, 74
Tony Lee Yakasoff, 53