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Sedro-Woolley - William "Bill" Benjamin Ludwig, age 85, a longtime resident of Sedro-Woolley, Washington, passed away Thursday, October 14, 2021, at his family home. Bill was born August 14, 1936, in St. Cloud, Minnesota to Benjamin and Louise (Higgins) Ludwig. Bill moved to Washington as a young child, living in various places before settling in Sedro-Woolley at the age of 19. Bill met his love, Arlene at her family's locally owned ice cream shop; they married a couple of years later and were married for 64 years. Bill worked in mills, for a good part of his life, sold real estate and worked at the Sedro-Woolley School District, where he worked as the high school custodian and the Tennis Coach. His hobbies included racing pigeons and woodworking. He spent countless hours in his woodshop and many family members have a treasured piece of his work in their homes. Bill was very active in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, was a member of the Knights of Columbus and served as the Grand Knight. He also spent many years coaching Little League and Babe Ruth Baseball when his children were young. Bill's favorite memories are from get togethers, camping trips and card games with Arlene, friends and family. Bill is survived by his wife, Arlene; sister, Betty Demadura; children, Laurie Kukrecht, Gary and his wife, Kathy Ludwig, Mike and his wife, Kim Ludwig; grandchildren, Jessica (Kelly) Viers, Jennifer Carpenter, Bubba Carpenter, John (Kayla) Ludwig, Jason Ludwig, Kaitlin Ludwig; great grandchildren, Alyssa, Eric, Brooklyn, Chassidy, Camden, Caylee, Izeyah, Henry and Hadley; great great grandchildren; Owen, Aiden and Evan; many nieces, nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Larry Ludwig. A Mass of the Christian Burial will be held at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 719 Ferry Street, Sedro-Woolley at 11:00, Monday, October 25, 2021, Father Jim Dalton celebrating, followed by a Committal Service at Union Cemetery, Sedro-Woolley. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, or Hospice of the Northwest. Share your memories of Bill and sign the online guest register at .

Sedro-Woolley - Theresa (Terie) Marie Walker of Sedro Woolley, passed away September 26 2021, surrounded by family at United General Hospital. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Masonic Lodge located at 106 Warner St, Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284 on October 24, 2021 at 5:00pm for the remembrance of Terie. To read the full obituary and share your memories of Terie, sign the online guest register at .

Sedro-Woolley - Lucille Eleanor Self, age 94, of Sedro-Woolley, Washington passed away October 11, 2021, with her daughter, Judy Spanski, son in law and caregivers by her side. She was born September 8, 1927, in High Shoals, North Carolina to William Claude and Mary Lou (Nelson) Moody. Lucille was one of nine children growing up in North Carolina. She was married to William Howard Self on November 1, 1946, in Mount Vernon, WA. They lived most of their lives in Hamilton, WA, except for a few years at Samish Island, WA and outside of Sedro-Woolley. She had a dear friend and neighbor, Judy Wagner in Hamilton. She was an accomplished artist of many landscapes, wildlife, Thomas Kinkades and water scenes, and had made many hand-painted porcelain dolls and clothing for them. She loved to sew, maintain her home and can the goods from her garden each year, and she loved to cook. Lucille also had many horses, a favorite being "Sugar." Lucille is survived by her children, Marlene (Ted) Anderson, Judy (Artie) Spanski, Janet (Gene) Mathis and William "Bill" Howard (Wendy) Self, Jr.; grandchildren, Sherri Anderson (Ben) Irwin, Kelli (Greg) Saunders, Jodie Mathis, Teddi Anderson, Tyler (Cindy) Spanski, Jolene (Josh) Baijot, Dirk (Alice McKibbin) Spanski, William Brian Self, Ashlynn Self and Neal Self; great grandchildren, Jacob Irwin, Josh Irwin, Dillon Baijot, Chayce Anderson, Morgan Saunders, Zachary Hendricks, Mya Baijot, Alyssa Hendricks, Gavin Spanski, Kena Baijot, Brian "Howie" Self, Brooklyn Self and Esher Anderson; extended family, Jaden McKibbon-Wright; sister-in-law, Ruth Moore; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, William Claude and Mary Lou Moody; husband, William Howard Self; siblings, three infant brothers, Bill Moody, Ruby Balich, Ruth Vaughin, Duane Moody and Dwight Moody; grandchild, baby Spanski and great-grandchild, Dalton Olson. A Time of Visitation will be available for Noon to 5:00, Thursday, October 21, 2021, at Lemley Chapel, Sedro-Woolley. The Funeral Service will be held at 11:00, Friday at Hamilton Baptist Church, Pastor Ron Edwards presiding. The Committal Service will follow at Hamilton Cemetery. Memorial Contributions are suggested to Hospice of the Northwest, 227 Freeway Drive, Suite A, Mount Vernon, WA 98273, 360-814-5550, . Share your memories of Lucille and sign the online guest register at .

Sedro-Woolley - Virginia Lee Pitman, age 74, a longtime resident of Sedro-Woolley, Washington, passed away October 1, 2021, in Mount Vernon, WA. She was born April 27, 1947 in Sedro-Woolley to Loel Eugene and D. Gertrude (Marlow) Bever. Virginia worked at Skagit State Bank on Carter Rd. in Sedro-Woolley, WA from the day it opened to the day it closed. She truly loved working at the bank. She enjoyed chatting and swapping stories with everyone and was very proud to be a trusted advisor to so many customers. On the weekends, you'd find Virginia watching the action at Skagit Speedway and spending time with her "racing family". She absolutely loved watching her grandkids growing up and was very proud of them and their accomplishments. Virginia is survived by her son, Jason and his wife, Nickie Cole of Parker, CO; grandsons, Ryan and Owen; sister, Judy Bever of Burlington, WA. She was preceded in death by her parents, Loel and Gertie. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1:00, Saturday, October 16, 2021, at the Sedro-Woolley Community Center, 703 Pacific Street, Sedro-Woolley. Memorial Contributions are recommended to the Children's Tumor Foundation ( ), the Sedro-Woolley Riding Club or your favorite local charity. Share your memories of Virginia and sign the online guest register at .