Condolences

Peter Allowan, 78
Peter Allowan died July 29 at St. Elias Specialty Hospital in Anchorage. Mr. Allowan was born Sept. 12, 1930, in Susitna Station, Alaska. He was a member and starista of the St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church in Tyonek. His family remembered, “When Peter was younger, he always helped his family with hunting, fishing or just if you needed a ride somewhere. He loved going for walks on the beach. He loved working at the church in Tyonek, cleaning, painting, receiving payment of candles and putting up candles. He was devoted to his family and church.” He is survived by his sisters, Tania Bismark, Sophia Chuitt and Nora McCord and numerous nieces and nephews.

Kenneth Clayton Bahr, 70
Kenneth Clayton “Kenny” Bahr died April 27 in Anchorage. Mr. Bahr was born Sept. 2, 1938, in Unalakleet, Alaska to Ole Bahr and Betty (Bahr) Taylor. He was raised in Unalakleet, Anchorage and Seward. He was in the Air National Guard and retired as an electrician and a member of IBEW 1547. He is survived by his brothers, George and Harold Bahr; and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Tania Tatiana Green, 78
Tania Tatiana (Dolchok) Green died recently in Anchorage. Ms. Green was born Jan. 1, 1931, in the small village of Kenai, Alaska, to Andrew and Polly Dolchok. Those formative years of living on the beach in summer while the family maintained subsistence fishing, and winters in the woods during hunting season, influenced her strong beliefs in God, in nature and in goodness found in everything. Tania was a member of the Kenaitze Indian Tribe. She is survived by her daughter, Cynthia Green; daughter and son-in-law, Janet and Steven Mehring; son, William G. Green and his partner, Heriberto Garcia; daughter-in-law, Susan Green; brother and sister-in-law, Maxim and Elizabeth Dolchok, eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Beverly Mae Kuckens, 74
Beverly Mae Kuckens died July 18 at home in Anchorage. Ms. Kuckens was born in Wainwright, Alaska. She is survived by her daughters, Darlene Aveoganna and Marlene Gabrielsen; son, Roy Harding Katairoak; sisters, Marylyn Driggs, Lillian Kimbell and Millie Newmeyer; and brothers, Abraham, Charles, Jacob, and John Peter Kagak.

Robert Alexander Lee Jr., 66
Robert Alexander Lee Jr. died June 4 at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. Mr. Lee was born April 1, 1943, in Noatak, Alaska. He is survived by his daughters, Donna Marie Lee, Karla Mae Lee and Roberta Mae Lee; and son, Robert Stacey Lee III.

John Oohie Okie Jr., 68
John Oohie Okie Jr. died July 18 in Nome, Alaska. Mr. Okie was born in Shishmaref, Alaska. He is survived by his sister, Kassie Driggs.

Robert Victor Standifer-Bernhardt, 33
Robert Victor Standifer-Bernhardt died Jan. 1 in Seattle, Wash. Mr. Standifer-Bernhardt was born Nov. 17, 1975, in Anchorage. His family remembered, “Robert had a kind heart and was always willing to be there for anyone. To his childhood friends and to his aunties he was known affectionately as “Pickle,” and will be missed by all those who knew him.” He is survived by his parents, John Standifer, Jennie (Beck) McCammon and Ernie Bernhardt Jr.; sisters, Natasha Bernhardt, Nicole Bernhardt, Crystal Jackson, Treasa Keith and Ann Marie Stephan; brothers, J. R. Anderson and Mark Friday II; grandmother, Lauraine Jones; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Alvin L. Tague Jr., 44
Alvin L. Tague Jr. died Aug. 3 in San Francisco, Calif. Mr. Tague was born May 4, 1965, in Kodiak, Alaska. He is survived by his mother, Clara L. Kosbruk; sisters, Leora A. Shangin and Leona A. Tague; brothers, Frank and John Tague; aunt Ronnie and uncle Bruce; uncle “Jr.” and aunt Alva; and cousins.

Nathaniel P.Williams, 47
Nathaniel P.Williams died May 5 at Mat-Su Regional Hospital in Wasilla. Mr. Williams was born in Tanana, Alaska. He enjoyed camping, setnet fishing, biking, sightseeing and walking his dogs. He is survived by his sister, Larina A. Newhall; nieces, Jessica Andrews and Jennifer L. Newhall; and nephew, Aleck J. Newhall.

Condolences
Richard Lyle Baldwin, 78
Mary Bruns, 59
Laura Ann Hahn, 48
Rita Agnes Kameroff, 90