Category: All in the Family

Cal Van Zee at the helm of a dinghy with an outboard motor

All in the Family: Cal Van Zee

After living three full and fulfilling years with advanced prostate cancer, Cal Van Zee died on January 14, his mother’s birthday. Cal was surrounded by his wife, Judith Wood, and their three children during...

Headshot of Betsey Page, 2003

Memorial for Betsey Page

Sunday, December 4, 2022, 2:30 p.m. in the UUC chapel You are invited to a memorial service this coming Sunday afternoon for Betsey Page. A UUC member since 1968, she volunteered in the church...

Sunday flowers: red roses and mums with ferns and berries in turquoise vase

Sunday Flowers for November 6

We have two flower donations this Sunday: from Carolyn and Al Rasch in memory of their son, David Thomas Rasch; and from Millie McCormick in honor of her mother’s birthday. . To sponsor flowers...

Headshot of Betsey Page, 2003

All in the Family: Betsey Page

We regret to inform the congregation of the sudden death of Betsey Page after a short illness.  She was 84 years old and had been a member of UUC since 1968. A retired social worker,...

Smiling groom and bride holding bouquet, walking down path under large fir trees

All In the Family: Katie McCormick

It is with great joy Alison McCormick announces the marriage of her daughter Katie McCormick and Gus Hynes on September 17, 2022. Surrounded by their families, the couple wed on a beautiful Lopez Island day.

Rev. Carlton Elliott Smith in our pulpit

Photos from the Building Rededication

Here are some photos from our special Building Rededication services and celebration on Sunday, October 2, 2022. (Click on a photo to view and scroll through larger versions.) Thanks to Rene Murry, Katie Renschler...

Virginia Stout

Virginia Stout Memorial

Saturday, September 17, 2 p.m. in the chapel and livestreamed A memorial service for longtime UUC member Virginia Stout, who died on June 4, 2020, will be held at UUC on Saturday, September 17,...

Hanna Misch French

Hanna Misch French Memorial

Saturday, August 6, 2 p.m. in the UUC Chapel and online The family of Hanna Misch French invites those who knew Hanna to attend her memorial at UUC and via livestream. Hanna was a...

Headshot of Jim Bushnell

Jim Bushnell Memorial

Saturday, July 30, 2 p.m. in the UUC Chapel and online A memorial service for former UUC board president and treasurer Jim Bushnell will be held on Saturday, July 30.  See also All in...

Ben Ball headshot

All in the Family: Ben Ball

Sunday, July 17 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel With great sadness we announce the death of Ben Ball, son of long-time UUC members Kathleen Holm and the late Jim Ball. As a child...

Judy Bedell - headshot

Judy Bedell Memorial

Saturday, July 16, 2 p.m. in the UUC Chapel and online Judy Bedell’s family invites UUC members and friends to join in celebrating her life. Judy was a longtime member of UUC. She was...

Headshot of Hazel Thomas

Celebration of Life for Hazel Thomas

Saturday, June 11, 2 p.m. at UUC There will be a Celebration of Life service for longtime and active UUC member, Hazel Thomas, on June 11 at 2 p.m. at UUC. Attendees must be fully...

Orange rose with thorns

Bridging Ceremony 2022

Sunday, June 5, during the 11:15 a.m. worship service The bridging ceremony is an annual tradition where we recognize our graduating high school seniors as they transition from youth into adulthood. Bridgers receive the blessing...

Headshot of Jim Bushnell

All in the Family: Jim Bushnell

We are deeply saddened to report the tragic death on April 23 of Jim Bushnell in a race car accident at Pacific Raceways in Kent. Jim was a former treasurer and board president at...

Headshot of Hazel Thomas

All in the Family: Hazel Thomas

We are saddened to share the news of the death of longtime and active UUC member, Hazel Thomas. She began attending UUC in 1961 soon after the arrival of the Rev. Peter Raible and...

Nola Ahola - Encore: Going the Distance

Nola Ahola Exhibit

Saturday and Sunday, March 19 and 20, noon–5 p.m. both days This weekend there will be an exhibit of artwork by Nola Ahola, long-time UUC member. Please join us for this special event celebrating...

Headshot of Phyllis Rosalli

All in the Family: Phyllis Rosalli

We regret to share the news of the death of Phyllis Rosalli.  Phyllis was a member of UUC for 35 years, and a long-time member of the Loft Choir until illness made that no...

Virginia Stout

Memorial for Virginia Stout Postponed

Due to COVID infections in the family they have decided to postpone the memorial service for Virginia Stout originally scheduled for January 8, 2022 to sometime next summer. Once a date is confirmed we...

R. Mike Bloom playing a piano

Celebrating “Our” Mike Bloom

Sunday, December 12, 10:15 a.m. in Knatvold or via Zoom Join us in person or online as we celebrate R. Mike Bloom’s 85th birthday this Sunday, with tributes, cupcakes, and music composed and performed...